Kyle Slavin

Roundabout raps return on Richmond Road

A proposal for a roundabout on a busy Saanich intersection has resurfaced…

Police seek witnesses to April 8 assault that caused serious head injuries

Saanich police are looking for anyone who witnessed an assault two Fridays…

Bill Pearce looks over his new apartment in the Olympic Vista complex. Pearce is the first person selected to move into the new housing

Vancouver Olympics athletes’ suites ready for re-use as Saanich social housing

New social housing project in Saanich prepares to open its doors

Bill Pearce looks over his new apartment in the Olympic Vista complex. Pearce is the first person selected to move into the new housing

Former manager sentenced for stealing $150,000 from UVic computer store

The former manager of the University of Victoria computer store will pay…

James Nelson

Saanich loans another $50K to Elk Lake rowers

The renovation campaign for the Elk Lake Boathouse received another $50,000 interest-free…

James Nelson
James Nelson

Elk Lake rowers ask Saanich for another $50K loan

As renovations to the Elk Lake Boathouse near completion, Saanich council will…

James Nelson
A plastic barrier was recently set up at the Blanshard Street exit from Saanich Plaza

Pilot project aims to block dangerous shortcut

Concerns about safety on Blanshard Street prompted the province to install a…

A plastic barrier was recently set up at the Blanshard Street exit from Saanich Plaza
Fonda Willis

For kids with homicidal or suicidal tendencies, Ledger House can be their last resort

The smell of Thai curry wafts through the hallways of Ledger House…

Fonda Willis
Canada's federal election is May 2.

May vies for place alongside John A. in Victoria’s history

Elizabeth May could have something in common with John A. MacDonald, Canada’s…

Canada's federal election is May 2.

UVic officially rabbit-free

As relocation permits expire, any new rabbits will be killed

Saanich council next Tuesday will discuss bylaw issues surrounding wildlife including rabbits and deer.

UVic officially rabbit free; Saanich mulls tougher rules for pet stores

Beetlejuice was caught two weeks ago.Last week, UVic grounds crews nabbed the…

Saanich council next Tuesday will discuss bylaw issues surrounding wildlife including rabbits and deer.

Peeper caught looking into SMUS dorm

A man who police say was peering into the windows of the…

Man arrested at gun point in Saanich towing yard

With their guns drawn, Saanich police arrested a man Tuesday after threats…

Coun. Wayne Hunter listens to a presentation from Ellice Recycle general manager Gary Bartlett during the committee of the whole meeting Monday night. Council voted 5-3 to table Ellice's rezoning application in hopes that a better public consultation process can be held to mitigate concerns.

Saanich tables recycling depot proposal after neighbours voice concerns

Not in their backyards… yet The difference between a NIMBY and an…

Coun. Wayne Hunter listens to a presentation from Ellice Recycle general manager Gary Bartlett during the committee of the whole meeting Monday night. Council voted 5-3 to table Ellice's rezoning application in hopes that a better public consultation process can be held to mitigate concerns.
Victoria-Swan Lake MLA Rob Fleming and Saanich South MLA Lana Popham are throwing their support behind Mike Farnworth to be the new leader of the NDP.

Saanich NDP MLAs support Farnworth for party leader

Saanich’s two NDP MLAs are endorsing the leadership candidate they say will…

Victoria-Swan Lake MLA Rob Fleming and Saanich South MLA Lana Popham are throwing their support behind Mike Farnworth to be the new leader of the NDP.

Parking variance sparks transit debate at UVic

An addition to the University of Victoria's bookstore to better accommodate the…

Saanich police Chief Constable Mike Chadwick

Good samaritans save life in Saanich

It's been more than two months since James and Mara Dillon have…

Saanich police Chief Constable Mike Chadwick

UVic students favour banning retail bottled water

Students at the University of Victoria overwhelmingly support the university banning the…

Saanich council to debate removing property from ALR

16-lot, single-family homes subdivision application coming forward

Horticultural centre surprises Saanich with request for $250,000 grant

Saanich was thrown a curveball last week when the Horticulture Centre of…