Greater Victoria pair attempt 70-km swim in Cowichan Lake this weekend

!Susan Simmons is tackling a 70-km swim of Cowichan Lake this weekend, a feat expected to take more than 24 hours. Simmons has been fighting off multiple sclerosis attacks by living an active life including swimming and eating healthy. - Charla Huber/File photo
  • posted Aug 21, 2014 at 12:00 PM

Susan Simmons and Alex Cape have already swam one length of Cowichan Lake in a little more than 11 hours

Three-time Olympic rower to host UVic fundraiser breakfast

  • updated Aug 19, 2014 at 10:25 AM

Sept. 30 Vikes Championship Breakfast has raised more than $2.4 million for student-athlete scholarships and bursaries since 2003

Saanich news ... through the decades

  • posted Aug 19, 2014 at 10:00 AM

Saanich News takes a look back at what was making news 10, 20 and 25 years ago this week

Saanich residents revive Falaise Park with community party

  • posted Aug 15, 2014 at 11:00 AM

Saanich subdivision originally created through federal government program that allowed Second World War veterans to build homes

Submariners, naval team breach for Victoria Dragon Boat Festival

  • posted Aug 15, 2014 at 11:00 AM

Long-time Saanich resident Mike Weirmier has high hopes for CFB Naden-based Navy Dragon Anchors

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