Charla Huber

Missing girl found safe, same day

An 11-year old West Shore girl was found hours after being reported missing, but people are still posting she is missing on social media.

Langford robbery may be linked to up Island crimes

Shell gas station was broken into by two masked individuals early Monday morning

Amber McLeod-Champagne is one of several secondary students whose work will be displayed in the Xchanges Student Invitational show from April 5 to 28.

Grade 12 students invited into the adult art world

Inspirational youth work on display at Xchanges gallery

Amber McLeod-Champagne is one of several secondary students whose work will be displayed in the Xchanges Student Invitational show from April 5 to 28.

CHARLA HUBER: Smalltown feel lost in amalgamation

Small community councils have more of a connection with residents

Dave Coulier

Comedian Dave Coulier is coming to Greater Victoria

Coulier performs at Langford's Galloping Goose Grille March 24 at 8 p.m.

Dave Coulier
Saanich Olympian Gillian Carleton learned  track cycling at the Juan de Fuca velodrome in 2011 on a rental bike. Last summer she won a bronze medal in track cycling team pursuit at the London Olympics.

PISE donates bikes for velodrome

There are now more bikes to go around at the Juan de Fuca velodrome.

Saanich Olympian Gillian Carleton learned  track cycling at the Juan de Fuca velodrome in 2011 on a rental bike. Last summer she won a bronze medal in track cycling team pursuit at the London Olympics.

Column: Recycling alone is not enough

Residents can go a lot further than using blue bin

Pam Truscott-White and Ted Truscott celebrate their langford dojo's 20 year anniversary.

Langford dojo turns 20

Ted Truscott and his wife Pam Truscott-White are celebrating a 20-year anniversary of their Langford dojo.

Pam Truscott-White and Ted Truscott celebrate their langford dojo's 20 year anniversary.
Metchosin farmer Dieter Eisenhawer is surprised to find that slugs have gotten into his organically grown strawberries. Eisenhawer has been growing organic produce for more than 20 years and is pleased that Metchosin has banned the growing of all genetically modified organisms.

Metchosin envisions GMO-free Island

District encouraging coastal ban on genetically modified organisms

Metchosin farmer Dieter Eisenhawer is surprised to find that slugs have gotten into his organically grown strawberries. Eisenhawer has been growing organic produce for more than 20 years and is pleased that Metchosin has banned the growing of all genetically modified organisms.
Jessica Jones stayed at Jeneece Place for a month last year while her son Keith Jr. was in the neonatal intensive care unit in Victoria General Hospital.

Jeneece Place celebrates a year beside Victoria General Hospital

Part-time resident, key staffer speak about their experiences

Jessica Jones stayed at Jeneece Place for a month last year while her son Keith Jr. was in the neonatal intensive care unit in Victoria General Hospital.
Jasminder Bhandal

Frail woman, family members fear her deportation to India

Family speaks candidly about concerns if 83-year-old relative forced to return to home country

Jasminder Bhandal

COLUMN: I don’t want to be tolerated

There is a big difference between accepting something and tolerating it

Brotherston pleads guilty in Colwood man’s death

Greg Brotherston pleaded guilty to manslaughter in the Supreme Court of B.C., yesterday

Jean-Paul Thuot is helping raise money for A.J. Wakeling's family. Thuot is a family friend of the 13-year-old who died

UPDATE: Boy hit by truck dies in hospital

13-year-old boy struck by a pickup truck on Sooke Road Tuesday has died

Jean-Paul Thuot is helping raise money for A.J. Wakeling's family. Thuot is a family friend of the 13-year-old who died
A 2010 photo of Greg Brotherston who appeared in person in court this morning (Oct. 14). He currently faces charges of assault. His next appearance will be by video on Oct. 29 at Western Communities courthouse.

UPDATE: Good Samaritan dies, Brotherston still in custody

A 57-year-old man died from head injuries, and Highlands resident Greg Brotherston has been charged with the assault.

A 2010 photo of Greg Brotherston who appeared in person in court this morning (Oct. 14). He currently faces charges of assault. His next appearance will be by video on Oct. 29 at Western Communities courthouse.
Charla Huber/News staff Metchosin farmer Tom Henry bought 40 tonnes of oats from a Saanich farmer to feed his hogs. He is sharing the oats with another farmer to help get them through the rising grain prices.

Bringing home the bacon: Metchosin farmer plans ahead

West Shore residents won't be short-changed despite predicted pork shortage

Charla Huber/News staff Metchosin farmer Tom Henry bought 40 tonnes of oats from a Saanich farmer to feed his hogs. He is sharing the oats with another farmer to help get them through the rising grain prices.

Column: Get comfortable being uncomfortable.

I met a lady a couple of months ago who said she had written this saying on her wall.

NHL player Ryan O’Byrne joins Victoria Grizzlies head coach and general manager Bill Bestwick on the ice during practice at Bear Mountain Arena

Locked out NHL player Ryan O’Byrne to join Victoria Grizzlies coaching staff

Ryan O'Byrne, Colorado Avalanche defenceman, has returned to his native Victoria to coach the Jr. A Grizzlies

NHL player Ryan O’Byrne joins Victoria Grizzlies head coach and general manager Bill Bestwick on the ice during practice at Bear Mountain Arena
The popular television characters Toopy and Binoo are hitting the stage at the Royal Theatre

Toopy and Binoo bring theatre to tots

Live action, animation and giant screens add to colourful production

The popular television characters Toopy and Binoo are hitting the stage at the Royal Theatre

Column: Bullying experience a harsh reminder

If, at age 30, I am too embarrassed to talk about bullying, how can we ever expect a child to?