Kyle Slavin

Tyler Smith

University presidents warn of impending job skills deficit

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

Tyler Smith
Reynolds secondary principal Alana Charlton

Respect, responsibility, relationships and retirement

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

Reynolds secondary principal Alana Charlton

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.

Fatma Yilmaz and her daughter two-year-old Dua paint a driftwood duck at the University of Victoria Family Centre with Kelly Sterks

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.

Fatma Yilmaz and her daughter two-year-old Dua paint a driftwood duck at the University of Victoria Family Centre with Kelly Sterks

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.

Saanich police Sgt. Steve Eassie holds an approved screening device

When drinking and driving hits the wallet

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

Saanich police Sgt. Steve Eassie holds an approved screening device

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.

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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.

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A three-vehicle crash at Henderson and Lansdowne roads Thursday night only resulted in minor injuries to two individuals

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.

A three-vehicle crash at Henderson and Lansdowne roads Thursday night only resulted in minor injuries to two individuals
Il Pixel Rosso’s part-film

Winterlab festival features innovation

Sensory experience will cure the winter blues

Il Pixel Rosso’s part-film

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.

The scene at Richmond elementary school after the 2004 shooting death of Majencio Camaso by Saanich police Const. Kristopher Dukeshire.

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

The scene at Richmond elementary school after the 2004 shooting death of Majencio Camaso by Saanich police Const. Kristopher Dukeshire.
Owner Patricia Jutras stands in the doorway of her book store Cadboro Bay Book Company in Cadboro Bay Village. The book store is closing after being in operation for 30 years. Jutras is the fifth owner of the store.

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.

Owner Patricia Jutras stands in the doorway of her book store Cadboro Bay Book Company in Cadboro Bay Village. The book store is closing after being in operation for 30 years. Jutras is the fifth owner of the store.

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.

This computerized rendering of Broadmead Village shows what the newly approved changes to the outdoor mall will look like. The owners of the shopping centre tweaked their permit to allow for some black fabric awnings (left) as opposed to the wood-glass canopies.

Saanich OKs changes to Broadmead Village reno

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

This computerized rendering of Broadmead Village shows what the newly approved changes to the outdoor mall will look like. The owners of the shopping centre tweaked their permit to allow for some black fabric awnings (left) as opposed to the wood-glass canopies.