Kyle Slavin

Two year sentence for man behind abduction attempt in Saanich

Kian Chong will serve seven-and-a-half months in jail after credit for time served

Saanich police forensic officer Shane Coughlan invented a new technique which allows police officers to

Saanich police’s finder of lost fingerprints

Saanich forensics expert invents new technique for lifting prints hidden under handwriting

Saanich police forensic officer Shane Coughlan invented a new technique which allows police officers to

Man faces prison time for abduction plot in Saanich

A 35-year-old man will be sentenced Thursday on charges related to a bizarre plot to abduct the daughter of his employer at her Saanich home

A man jaywalks across Blanshard Street from Saanich Plaza to Uptown

Journey between two malls a tempting but dangerous straight line

Pedestrians regularly jaywalk through four lanes of busy traffic to cross between Saanich Plaza and Uptown, but a fix isn't in the works

A man jaywalks across Blanshard Street from Saanich Plaza to Uptown

Pat Bay Highway, Sayward upgrades finished

Driving through one notoriously dangerous Saanich intersection will hopefully be safer from now on

Const. Daniela Frohloff

Keeping young goblins safe on Halloween

Saanich police Const. Daniela Frohloff teaches students that safety on Halloween night shouldn’t be an afterthought.

Const. Daniela Frohloff
Cyclist crosses Shelbourne Street just south of McKenzie Avenue. Saanich is seeking public input on its long-awaited Shelbourne Valley Action Plan

Draft plan for Shelbourne transportation, land use, goes public

A four-year engagement and study process to map out the community's long-term vision for the Shelbourne Valley could be nearing completion

Cyclist crosses Shelbourne Street just south of McKenzie Avenue. Saanich is seeking public input on its long-awaited Shelbourne Valley Action Plan
Deputy Chief Const. Bob Downie with the Saanich police was named Friday the new chief of the department.

Saanich names new police chief

Deputy Chief Const. Bob Downie will take over the Saanich Police Department in February 2014

Deputy Chief Const. Bob Downie with the Saanich police was named Friday the new chief of the department.
Saanich fire Capt. Jerry Tomljenovic shows  examples of approved fireworks outside the fire hall on Vernon Avenue.

Boom! Halloween is fireworks time in Saanich

Training course, permit needed to shoot fireworks in Saanich on Oct. 31

Saanich fire Capt. Jerry Tomljenovic shows  examples of approved fireworks outside the fire hall on Vernon Avenue.
In May

Poor communication dogs First Nations sign removal

First Nations Pkols sign on Mount Doug in storage for now

In May

Leaf collection time draws near for Saanich

Saanich public works crews are expected to collect some 400 truckloads of dry foliage this fall from nearly 8,000 yards.

Nine-year-old Graysen Frederiksen and his dad Kevin check out one of the many displays at the Centre of the Universe on its last day of operation in August. MP Randall Garrison is trying to pressure Ottawa to restore funding to the astronomy education centre.

Glimmer of light for closed astronomy centre

Feds’ answer to funding Centre of the Universe could come by January

Nine-year-old Graysen Frederiksen and his dad Kevin check out one of the many displays at the Centre of the Universe on its last day of operation in August. MP Randall Garrison is trying to pressure Ottawa to restore funding to the astronomy education centre.
Saanich Mayor Frank Leonard stands in Panama Hill Park which overlooks Panama Flats. The municipality purchased the land in 2011. Community consultation on the future use of the property continues next week.

Panama Flats plan going public to Saanich residents

Saanich looks to secure area's historic agricultural, recreation and floodplain uses

Saanich Mayor Frank Leonard stands in Panama Hill Park which overlooks Panama Flats. The municipality purchased the land in 2011. Community consultation on the future use of the property continues next week.
John Miller

Tennis court planners fire volley at opponent in Saanich

Cedar Hill tennis court plan foes defend information campaign

John Miller

Cervical health challenge issued to Greater Victoria women

Getting screened regularly best way to avoid cervical cancers

Barrie Goodwin

Saanich volunteers have fingers crossed for solid salmon season

Colquitz River fence helps stewards monitor returning coho numbers

Barrie Goodwin
Saanich police Sgt. Alan Gurzinski hands out highly reflective medallions to pedestrians at the busy intersection of McKenzie Avenue and Borden Street Tuesday. The medallions are part of a campaign aiming to make pedestrians and cyclists more visible to drivers as the days grow shorter.

Staying bright to stay safe in Greater Victoria

Saanich police encourage all road users to be alert to conditions

Saanich police Sgt. Alan Gurzinski hands out highly reflective medallions to pedestrians at the busy intersection of McKenzie Avenue and Borden Street Tuesday. The medallions are part of a campaign aiming to make pedestrians and cyclists more visible to drivers as the days grow shorter.
The first page of 1921 national census shows details of Saanich residents.

Mysteries of Saanich generations past uncovered

Ancient census data helps Saanich historians recreate neighbourhoods

The first page of 1921 national census shows details of Saanich residents.

Giant gaming event at Commonwealth Place supports Our Place

A gaming event on Saturday will feature board games, role-playing games, fantasy games, tabletop miniature games and a slew of card games.

Black Press rider Arnold Lim

Driving rain, hills challenge Tour de Rock riders

As Arnold Lim pedalled through driving rain out of Port Alice nearly two weeks ago, he began questioning what he had gotten himself into.

Black Press rider Arnold Lim