Peninsula News Staff

Lucas Darryl Bradwell, of North Vancouver, is wanted in connection with the robbery of a TD Canada Trust in Sidney on July 9 as well as a robbery in Abbotsford. RCMP believe he is still on Vancouver Island. (Sidney North Saanich RCMP)

Sidney bank robbery suspect also sought in connect to Abbotsford robbery

Lucas Daryl Bradwell, 28, is known to frequent the Lower Mainland but is believed to be on Vancouver Island

Lucas Darryl Bradwell, of North Vancouver, is wanted in connection with the robbery of a TD Canada Trust in Sidney on July 9 as well as a robbery in Abbotsford. RCMP believe he is still on Vancouver Island. (Sidney North Saanich RCMP)
Lucas Darryl Bradwell, of North Vancouver, is wanted in connection with the robbery of a TD Canada Trust in Sidney on July 9. RCMP believe he is still on Vancouver Island. (Sidney North Saanich RCMP)

RCMP identify Sidney bank robbery suspect, believe he is still on Vancouver Island

Warrant issued for arrest of North Vancouver man for TD Bank robbery

Lucas Darryl Bradwell, of North Vancouver, is wanted in connection with the robbery of a TD Canada Trust in Sidney on July 9. RCMP believe he is still on Vancouver Island. (Sidney North Saanich RCMP)
Police seek witnesses after man assaulted at Central Saanich bus stop

Police seek witnesses after man assaulted at Central Saanich bus stop

Man found Saturday on Keating X Road remains in serious condition at Victoria General Hospital

Police seek witnesses after man assaulted at Central Saanich bus stop
Island Health Facilities ‘Rested Development’ team crosses the finish line all smiles at the second annual Bed Races on Beacon on Sunday afternoon. (Spencer Pickles/Black Press Media)

VIDEO: 2019 Bed Races on Beacon puts competitors ‘bed to bed’

Second annual fundraiser raises thousands for Saanich Peninsula youth clinic

Island Health Facilities ‘Rested Development’ team crosses the finish line all smiles at the second annual Bed Races on Beacon on Sunday afternoon. (Spencer Pickles/Black Press Media)
Sidney veteran lays a wreath in remembrance of friends

Sidney veteran lays a wreath in remembrance of friends

This year marked the 75th anniversary of the operation in France on June 6, 1944

Sidney veteran lays a wreath in remembrance of friends
Getting into character                                Participants at the  Van Isle Comic Con get into the spirit of the event that took over the Mary Winspear Centre on Sunday, where everyone enjoyed a spine-tingling adventure. (Spencer Pickles/Black Press Media)

PHOTOS: Comic Con brings out the super in Sidney

Van Isle Comic Con struck in Sidney Sunday, June 9. With entry…

Getting into character                                Participants at the  Van Isle Comic Con get into the spirit of the event that took over the Mary Winspear Centre on Sunday, where everyone enjoyed a spine-tingling adventure. (Spencer Pickles/Black Press Media)
Spider-Man: Into the Spider-Verse illustrator shares his secrets at Comic Con in Sidney
Spider-Man: Into the Spider-Verse illustrator shares his secrets at Comic Con in Sidney
The Sidney Street Market. (Black Press Media file photo)

Explore the Saanich Peninsula

Events for all ages across the Saanich Peninsula

The Sidney Street Market. (Black Press Media file photo)
Sidney North Saanich RCMP score stolen bike southbound on the Pat Bay Highway

Sidney North Saanich RCMP score stolen bike southbound on the Pat Bay Highway

Bike returned to its owner before it was even missed

Sidney North Saanich RCMP score stolen bike southbound on the Pat Bay Highway
Peninsula Streams wraps year’s education component with salmon fry release

Peninsula Streams wraps year’s education component with salmon fry release

Kelset elementary students the final group to release salmon with Pen Streams and Sidney Anglers

Peninsula Streams wraps year’s education component with salmon fry release
On May 17, Sidney’s fire department begins responding to emergency calls from their new home in the Community Safety Building. (Town of Sidney photo)

Sidney Fire the first to move into new community safety building

BC Ambulance Service is expected to move in by mid-June

On May 17, Sidney’s fire department begins responding to emergency calls from their new home in the Community Safety Building. (Town of Sidney photo)
Elder Virgil Samson of Tsartlip First Nation opens the ceremony with blessings while Town Crier Kenny Podmore looks on. (Dale Naftel/News Staff)

PHOTOS: Sidney’s new parking lot officially opens

Lot adjacent to the Mary Winspear Centre boasts 167 spaces

Elder Virgil Samson of Tsartlip First Nation opens the ceremony with blessings while Town Crier Kenny Podmore looks on. (Dale Naftel/News Staff)
The Sidney/North Saanich Library Teen Advisory Group invites youth to get mindful and meditative. (Courtesy Vancouver Island Regional Library)

Sidney/North Saanich library brings labyrinth to make youth mindful

Vancouver Island Regional Library’s local youth team parners with UVic

The Sidney/North Saanich Library Teen Advisory Group invites youth to get mindful and meditative. (Courtesy Vancouver Island Regional Library)
Public talks health care with free forum in Sidney

Public talks health care with free forum in Sidney

Registration required for Saturday event at Mary Winspear Centre

Public talks health care with free forum in Sidney
Two-sailing waits continue Victoria to Tsawwassen

Two-sailing waits continue Victoria to Tsawwassen

Backlog continues despite extra sailings over Easter

Two-sailing waits continue Victoria to Tsawwassen
Gary Barwin discussing his latest work at a recent festival. (Sidney LitFest)

Sidney LitFest brings big readings to Saanich Peninsula

Festival runs April 11 to 14 at SHOAL and Mary Winspear centres

Gary Barwin discussing his latest work at a recent festival. (Sidney LitFest)
Kieran Brown from Peninsula Speed Skating Club, leading the racers at the Provincial Championships in Prince George. (Courtesy Peninsula Speed Skating Club)

Peninsula skater scores personal best speeds to earn spot on Team BC

Kieran Brown heads for the Western Canadian Championships March 22 and 23

Kieran Brown from Peninsula Speed Skating Club, leading the racers at the Provincial Championships in Prince George. (Courtesy Peninsula Speed Skating Club)
A three-vehicle crash on the Pat Bay Highway at Elk Lake is causing northbound delays Friday morning. (Nick Murray/News Staff)

UPDATED: Traffic now moving on Pat Bay by Elk Lake

Saanich Police say three car crash now cleared

A three-vehicle crash on the Pat Bay Highway at Elk Lake is causing northbound delays Friday morning. (Nick Murray/News Staff)
Sidney thieves take new approach ‘punching’ locks, hitting secure underground lots

Sidney thieves take new approach ‘punching’ locks, hitting secure underground lots

Identification, security passes, electronics, binoculars and wallets stolen

Sidney thieves take new approach ‘punching’ locks, hitting secure underground lots
Panthers #9 Tanner Wort is pictured jumping into the shot lane in the defensive end while teammate #18 Matt Sparrow looks to give help where he can. Wort, Sparrow and the Panthers knocked off the Storm 4-3 Monday night. (Courtesy of Gordon Lee Photography)

Panthers claw their way to 3-1 series lead over Storm

Game 5 of Round 1 set for Tuesday in Campbell River

Panthers #9 Tanner Wort is pictured jumping into the shot lane in the defensive end while teammate #18 Matt Sparrow looks to give help where he can. Wort, Sparrow and the Panthers knocked off the Storm 4-3 Monday night. (Courtesy of Gordon Lee Photography)