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Olsen pledges to help heal rift caused by Salt Spring Island vote

Weekend vote saw the Island remain a rural area under the Islands Trust and CRD

Single-vehicle accident delays traffic on Sooke Road

Sooke police and fire are on the scene of a single-vehicle accident…

Young endangered orca dies off B.C. coast

The whale was last seen alive near the west entrance of the Strait of Juan de Fuca on Sept. 15, 2017

Canadians favour marijuana legalization

A new survey found that Canadians are in favour of pot legalization and curious about pot edibles

U.S. VP Pence blasts Canadian health care

Vice President Mike Pence blasts ‘failings’ of Canadian health system

Mexico tallies the cost of deadly earthquake

The earthquake “has the potential to be one of Mexico’s costliest natural catastrophes.”

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Maurice and Doreen Muloin reflect on their experience at the Saanich Peninsula Hospital

     

    Next generation of teachers in class at KELSET Elementary School

       

      North Saanich's Pendray Farm Corn Maze opens for its third season

         

        Sidney Elementary School Garden

           

          Trump starts the day by slamming the NFL

          Following a weekend of kneeling and protesting across the NFL, more players took the knee

          Mike de Jong’s second shot at leadership

          B.C. Liberal’s tight spending may be a blessing and a curse

          Weekend fight left Victoria man on life support

          Damon Doucette was taken to hospital after an incident over a cigarette and is expected to recover.

          B.C. man cleared of terrorism charges related to Facebook posts

          Court heard Othman Hamdan paid tribute online to gains made by Islamic State militants

          B.C. woman who harassed mayor ordered to leave town

          Repeated unwanted contacts prompts rare probation condition excluding her from city limits

          Hot weather leads to Saanich pumpkin shortage

          Both Galey and Michell farms report failing crops of pumpkins

          Collision on Saanich highway injures man

          Ambulance took a pedestrian to an area hospital after a vehicle had hit him near Quadra Street exit

          Victoria site of B.C.’s first Afghanistan memorial to Canadian soldiers

          Public unveiling and dedication ceremony set for Saturday afternoon

          Bernier joins race for B.C. Liberal leadership

          Former education minister promises ‘empathy’

          Dianne Watts promises to fix ‘disconnect’ with BC Liberals’ base

          Former Surrey mayor lays out plans for transportation, housing and marijuana legalization

          Suspect in fatal crash, jewelry heist charged with assault

          Anthony Cortez appears in court on assault charges involving a woman who later died in crash.

          Turnout doubles for Saanich byelection

          The public however also heard of long lines at least one voting location

          Scooter and BMW collision at Fort and Douglas streets sends one man to hospital

          Police have taped off the intersection and are interviewing witnesses