Natalie North

Talking to (new) Canadians

Established Canadians join newcomers in a discussion at Saanich rec centre on what it means to be a citizen of Canada

Operation Daffodil brings joy overnight

Brother places 1,000 flowers on lawn of Saanich home to lift spirits of sister recovering from cancer

Saanich elementary student ‘fixing broken hearts’

Heart and Stroke campaign hits home for young fundraiser

British woman enlists Saanich News readers to help with medallion mystery

An English woman has traced the roots of a century-old family heirloom back to Saanich

Camosun appeals to aspiring comic artists

Comics and graphic novels program begins in the fall

Updated: Teachers to withdraw from extra curricular activities, write report cards

Overwhelming majority of B.C. teachers voted in favour of full withdraw from extracurricular activities.

Saanich recognized for early efforts to prevent violence

Municipality was first to support transition house

Teacher strike could affect high school grad, sports and drama this spring

Voluntary extracurricular activities cancelled in Saanich district, no word in Victoria expected until Friday

UVic palliative care expert weighs in on end-of-life ruminations

Stajduhar’s work exposes her to life’s most common last regrets – a topic that went viral after Bronnie Ware blogged about her experiences

Column: Underwater mysteries surround us

When Jacques Marc dove through the murky depths of Bedwell Bay, he knew what he was looking for but it still took him by surprise.

Shipwreck mystery lurks in the depths of Cadboro Bay

Two people who died were believed to have locked themselves in a cabin to save the large sums of money they held.

Camosun College plans to cut media training, radio station

Applied communication program at college falls victim to budget cuts

Campbell River man runs length of Vancouver Island for the kids

Sixty-five-year-old Terry Kratzmann set off Wednesday on his 600-kilometre, tip-to-tip journey from Cape Scott Provincial Park to Mile Zero.

Annual blessing of the tartan set for Sunday

Wear a tartan and celebrate Scottish culture, starting at 10 a.m. at St. Aidan’s United Church, 3703 St. Aidan’s St. in Gordon Head.

Oak Bay Half Marathon on track for a strong year

More than 500 runners have registered for the May 13 event, up about 100 from this time last year.

Transit plans to expand service to UVic

Currently, UVic can accommodate 51 buses headed to campus during the Monday to Friday peak time between 8 and 9 a.m.

Young scribe enabled disabled vet to attain his master’s degree

Exposure to chemical radiation during his service with the Canadian Forces in Bosnia and Croatia left his hands burning from the inside out

Camosun to lose estimated 15 to 20 jobs; UVic cuts costs by 1.5 per cent

Provincial funding to UVic and Camosun hasn’t increased, creating inflationary pressures on both institutions.

Triple P Parenting program offers consistency for dealing with behavioural issues

In Greater Victoria, Triple P is offered primarily through community centres, such as Saanich Neighbourhood Place.

Students applaud B.C. Transit decision to restore service hours

Fewer students will be left behind en route to UVic and Camosun