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During Daffodil Month in April

Cancer research, patient support part of Daffodil Month in April

Volunteers raising funds around Greater Victoria this month

During Daffodil Month in April
Victoria driver stopped by passerby after losing control

Victoria driver stopped by passerby after losing control

Victoria Police recommend eight charges including impaired driving.

Victoria driver stopped by passerby after losing control
Longtime BC Transit driver Keith Yeo

Show appreciation for your West Shore transit driver March 18

BC Transit celebrates international Transit Driver Appreciation Day

Longtime BC Transit driver Keith Yeo

North Saanich launches emergency notification system

The District is asking its residents to self-register to the system, meant to keep people informed about emergencies in their area.

Decked out in their gifted special third jerseys

Peninsula Panthers advance into hockey playoffs with wildcard win

Awards dinner recognizes the local junior hockey team's best and most community-minded players.

Decked out in their gifted special third jerseys
Ty Hermsen of the Peninsula Panthers levels Victoria Cougars player Tyler Pang with a clean and disciplined hit last Friday night. Peninsula dropped both their game against the Cougars and Saturday night’s match against the Comox Valley Galcier Kings.

Peninsula Panthers capture Grant Peart Memorial Trophy

Four regular season hockey games left for the Panthers; team awards dinner set for Feb. 18.

Ty Hermsen of the Peninsula Panthers levels Victoria Cougars player Tyler Pang with a clean and disciplined hit last Friday night. Peninsula dropped both their game against the Cougars and Saturday night’s match against the Comox Valley Galcier Kings.
Cash, evidence seized in Saanich Peninsula drug raid

Window smashed in Pat Bay highway road rage incident

Man arrested, facing court date after smashing another driver's window.

Cash, evidence seized in Saanich Peninsula drug raid
Cash, evidence seized in Saanich Peninsula drug raid

Cash, evidence seized in Saanich Peninsula drug raid

Drugs, $1 million in cash seized following multi-jurisdictional investigation.

Cash, evidence seized in Saanich Peninsula drug raid

Affordable housing forum set for Feb. 9 in Sidney

Saanich North and the Islands MLA Gary Holman is hosting an affordable housing forum at the Mary Winspear Centre.

Quality Foods

Quality Foods earns Business of the Year award

Grocery chain has made inroads into West Shore retail market

Quality Foods
17-year-old Thomas Spink was all smiles after scoring his first goal in Junior hockey and celebrates with mates Kai Turner (#18) and Marshall Brown (#77).

Peninsula Panthers give Generals something to think about

Peninsula’s 4-1 win a precursor to the teams’ Feb. 20 wildcard tilt.

17-year-old Thomas Spink was all smiles after scoring his first goal in Junior hockey and celebrates with mates Kai Turner (#18) and Marshall Brown (#77).

Central Saanich man charged in sexual abuse case

Andre 'Andy Van Goor accused of sexual abuse between 1988 ad 2003 while employed at Royal Athletic Park in Victoria.

The Panthers’ Koby Hale goes airborne after trying to lay a big hit on Storm’s Brayden McCartney.

Peninsula Panthers can’t catch Campbell River Storm

This past week was undoubtedly a busy one for the Peninsula Panthers of the Vancouver Island Junior Hockey League.

The Panthers’ Koby Hale goes airborne after trying to lay a big hit on Storm’s Brayden McCartney.
Newly-acquired defenceman Gavin Yee clears the puck from harm’s way last Friday night. 

Peninsula Panthers shake up lineup at trading deadline

The Club moved two veterans who were tied for lead as the Panthers’ top scorers.

Newly-acquired defenceman Gavin Yee clears the puck from harm’s way last Friday night. 
INTERACTIVE MAP: Top 100 highest assessed homes on Vancouver Island

INTERACTIVE MAP: Top 100 highest assessed homes on Vancouver Island

Exclusive islands, Saanich acreages and Oak Bay waterfront mansions are among the highest valued Island residences

INTERACTIVE MAP: Top 100 highest assessed homes on Vancouver Island
QUIZ: 12 questions to test your knowledge of B.C. news in 2016

QUIZ: 12 questions to test your knowledge of B.C. news in 2016

How well do you know your provincial news? Take our #BCNewsQuiz and see how you score

QUIZ: 12 questions to test your knowledge of B.C. news in 2016
Emergency dispatchers received some unusual phone calls in 2016.

Stuck gym lockers, job queries top 2016 list of reasons to not call 911

Non-emergency calls can delay the response to a legitimate emergency

Emergency dispatchers received some unusual phone calls in 2016.

Pacific Links Bear Mountain Championship confirmed for 2017

PGA Tour Champions event slotted into September schedule for second straight year

Sidney Taxi expands fleet

Additional handicap taxi added to two-year-old Sidney Taxi.

Trevor Owens splits a pair of Campbell River Storm defenders.

Peninsula Panthers consider trade options

Hockey team looking to make some changes; return to home ice Dec. 3 for a rare Saturday night game.

Trevor Owens splits a pair of Campbell River Storm defenders.