Kyle Slavin

Men testing scoped rifles cause alarm near Panama Flats

Two men brandishing long-barrelled pellet guns were arrested and released without charges Monday after a tense morning for Saanich police in Panama Flats.

Saanich to appeal Camaso court costs ruling

Judge rules municipality should pay for widow's court fees

Stantec engineer Paul Dudzinski inspects the underside of Craigflower Bridge

Municipalities monitor deterioration of Craigflower Bridge

Craigflower Bridge is not falling down, but it’s being inspected routinely just to be sure.

Stantec engineer Paul Dudzinski inspects the underside of Craigflower Bridge
Saanich police Insp. Scott Green

TOUR de ROCK: Touched by cancer

For Saanich police officers, the annual Tour de Rock trek is a personal journey

Saanich police Insp. Scott Green

Police take down alleged drug dealer in quiet Saanich neighbourhood

A 35-year-old man, who unsuccessfully fled from Saanich and Regional Crime Unit officers, now faces multiple drug trafficking and weapons-related charges.

Meet the voices behind 9-1-1 calls to Saanich’s com centre

On an unusually quiet night, well after the sun has set, Saanich…

Saanich approves Mount View’s 260-bed senior care facility

"It may be the most unique site in the province, to have that much public good accomplished on one site," Mayor Frank Leonard said. When completed, the campus will include affordable family housing, low-income seniors housing and independent seniors apartments.

Parked cars pose dehydration danger for living creatures, including kids

"Don't leave a child alone – at all, even if you expect it to be a minute. That one minute can grow into 15 minutes if you get delayed dropping off a video or running into the grocery store," said the Vancouver Island Health Authority's Dr. Murray Fyfe. "It's the same thing for pets. They shouldn't be left unattended in a vehicle."

Passerby alerts police after spotting distressed toddler inside sun-baked SUV

A mother who left her three-year-old girl locked inside an SUV in the hot sun came back to find police waiting. A man passing by noticed the child in distress inside the Ford Escape, parked in the 100-block of Obed Ave. Wednesday afternoon. The man called police around 5:30 p.m., as the temperature hovered around 25 C.

Police impound Ducatti after motorcylist clocked doing three-times the speed limit.

Around 3:30 p.m., Saturday, Saanich's traffic safety unit was stationed along Willis Point Road near Wallace Drive when the laser speed reader captured the red, Ducati motorbike travelling 170 km/h.

Jury sequestered to determine fate of exchange student

Narumi Bito’s future in Canada is now in the hands of a jury.

Pair arrested at drive thru while police raid Saanich grow-op

A man and a women were arrested at a drive-thru restaurant Friday morning, while Saanich police were busy raiding the pair’s home as part of an ongoing drug investigation.

Egg throwing ball players arrested early Monday

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Mother charged in death of newborn testifies before jury

A 21-year-old Japanese exchange student who gave birth in the bathroom of a Saanich home before wrapping the newborn in a bag and leaving it in her bedroom testified Monday that she wasn’t confident she was pregnant.

District passes the buck on deer control

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Teen skater suffers head injury after colliding with car

Victoria skateboard Saanich

The Starlight Pops Choir will perform everything from The Beatles to Beyoncé during this weekend’s concerts at St. Aidan’s Church.

Age no barrier to learning for choir members

Starlight Pops Choir performing matinees this weekend in Saanich

The Starlight Pops Choir will perform everything from The Beatles to Beyoncé during this weekend’s concerts at St. Aidan’s Church.
GenoLogics team member Ryan Hobbs takes his teams soap box racer for a spin Sunday at VI Tech Park as they prepare for the big race Sunday June 28th. For four years Vancouver Island technology companies have come together to raise funds for cancer research in the Canary Derby. The fourth annual Canary Derby will be held in Victoria on June 28. Teams compete by building and racing Soapbox Derby cars. Awards are presented to the fastest car and to the most creative car.

Cars readied for annual soapbox race for cancer research

Saanich cancer race soapbox

GenoLogics team member Ryan Hobbs takes his teams soap box racer for a spin Sunday at VI Tech Park as they prepare for the big race Sunday June 28th. For four years Vancouver Island technology companies have come together to raise funds for cancer research in the Canary Derby. The fourth annual Canary Derby will be held in Victoria on June 28. Teams compete by building and racing Soapbox Derby cars. Awards are presented to the fastest car and to the most creative car.