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Death of shopping-cart philosopher and Mayor Dave a reality check for Saanich

!This undated photo of Dave Armitage stood at the front of the sanctuary of Trinity Presbyterian Church during a memorial service for the popular Gorge-Tillicum resident known as Mayor Dave. - Wolf Depner/News Staff
  •  updated Jan 18, 2017 at 11:15 AM

Peter Verin’s death came just a week after that of “Mayor” Dave Armitage. They were two of Saanich’s most recognizable faces.

MLA Report: Agriculture remains a priority ahead of election

  •  posted Jan 17, 2017 at 10:00 AM

In the past 10 months I have contributed 18 columns to the Saanich News

Homeowner grant hike shows faulty priorities

  •  updated Jan 11, 2017 at 4:00 PM

Owners of million-dollar homes shouldn't move to the front of the line for those in need of government assistance

BC VIEWS: Fake news is all around us

  • Victoria BC updated Jan 17, 2017 at 12:49 PM

Jane Fonda's tour of Fort McMurray, latest well-publicized Gitxsan dissident lawsuit the latest examples of our fake news

2017 promises to be a year to remember

  •  updated Jan 9, 2017 at 3:44 PM

Multitude of regional, provincial, national and international stories promise thrills in coming year

BC VIEWS: Vancouver’s ice follies entertain us

  • Victoria BC updated Jan 10, 2017 at 7:19 PM

Winter of ice and salt shortage takes Vancouver by storm, sparks debate about personal responsibility for snow clearing

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