Kyle Slavin

University presidents warn of impending job skills deficit

Council calling on B.C. government to better fund post-secondary education

Respect, responsibility, relationships and retirement

Acclaimed Reynolds secondary principal, Alana Charlton, retires on Jan. 31 after a public education career spanning 45 years

Two arrested following break-ins 12 minutes apart

Victoria, Saanich police called out to two early morning commercial break-ins Monday

Police arrest man stealing bulk cigarettes from Costco customers

More than $100,000 worth of cigarettes were stolen in 2012 from the vehicles of Costco customers all over B.C.

UVic, credit union partner for kids

Connecting kids with the natural environment is the goal of an expanding program at the University of Victoria’s Family Centre.

No injuries as tire flies across highway

A tire became detached from its vehicle and flew across the Pat Bay Highway Wednesday, striking a car travelling in the other direction.

Deer found wandering Ten Mile Point with crossbow bolt in head

The discovery of two deer has police concerned a poacher is firing high-powered crossbow in urban Saanich.

Police seeking suspects behind crashed stolen car

A number of residents in the 2700-block of Foul Bay Rd. were awoken early Saturday morning by the sound of a car crashing through a hedge

Police warn about fraudulent charity canvasser

Saanich police are warning people to be wary of handing over money at your doorstep to anyone claiming to be collecting for charity.

When drinking and driving hits the wallet

Province makes drinking and driving prohibitively expensive and inconvenient in a bid to change driver behaviour

Known offender nabbed for vehicle break-ins in Saanich

Saanich police are hopeful the arrest of a well-known offender Friday morning will put to rest the recent rash of vehicle break-ins.

Algae at Elk-Beaver lakes prompts CRD to issue health advisory

Capital Regional District confirms the presence of toxic blue-green algae at Beaver and Elk lakes.

Minor injuries in dramatic three-car crash in Oak Bay

The driver of a 2012 Toyota RAV4 that flipped over in a three-car crash Thursday night is lucky to have escaped without serious injury.

Winterlab festival features innovation

Sensory experience will cure the winter blues

Rash of car break-ins continue in Saanich

Sixty-two reported thefts from vehicles parked in Saanich in the first two weeks of 2013 has police concerned.

Woman arrested for passing counterfeit greenback

Police arrested a Saanich woman Monday after attempting to pay for an item at a store in Tillicum Centre using a counterfeit $20 U.S. bill.

Court orders new trial linked to Saanich police shooting from 2004

Appeals Justice finds trial judge "erred in law" in Camaso civil ruling against police officer and Saanich

Last chapter for independent Cadboro Bay books

The last chapter in the 30-year-long history of the Cadboro Bay Book Company is coming to an end.

Saanich approves kitchen scrap collection by 2014

By late spring 2014, every Saanich home will receive a large green bin on wheels to collect and recycle their kitchen scraps.

Saanich OKs changes to Broadmead Village reno

Some wood-glass canopies to be replaced by black fabric awnings