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Greater Victoria to mark 100th anniversary of the Battle of Vimy Ridge

Battle of the First World War seen as Canada’s ‘coming of age’ on the world stage.

BC Ferries passengers to be banned from lower decks; smoking could be thing of the past

Formal announcement on BC Ferries policy changes expected in the new year.

North Saanich’s Panorama Rec. Centre wins NHL preseason game

Hockeyville comes to the Saanich Peninsula in a big way, as Panorama tops national voting.

Stranded porpoise rescued from Saanich Inlet

Male porpoise named Levi in critical condition and in treatment at the Vancouver Aquarium.

Farmers under siege by developers

Growing south Island population puts pressure on farmland

SPCA seizes 45 dogs from Brentwood Bay home

Owner was hoarding the animals, leading to emotional and physical distress, says B.C. SPCA.

Earthquake felt off the coast of Sidney

Small quake, deep in Haro Strait, caused no damage.

U19 girls channel the Peninsula Power

U19 C Peninsula softball team win district 1 championships, move on to provincials

Midget AA baseball team undefeated in finals

Team will now be part of Victoria AA squad bound for Island championships

Lacrosse fan brings sport film to Star Cinema

Pauquachin teen hopes to share the history of his people’s sport

Hockey girls clean up in Winnipeg tourney

Island Elite peewee hockey team wins North American Classic in Winnipeg

Midget AA baseball sqad posts near-perfect season

With one game left, Peninsula #1 midget AA boys are 20-1

The innovative, diverse world of makers

Victoria Makerspace hosts its first Mini Maker Faire to bring together other Island do-it-yourselfers

New airline could operate out of Victoria International Airport

NorthStar Air hopes to run flights between Victoria and Bamfield - West Coast Trail, Tofino

Peninsula poetry pair award one of their own

Susan Musgrave wins latest Spirit Bear Award for poetry

Cat fight: Panthers on their last leg following third straight loss

Victoria Cougars have swept the VIJHL finals so far with three wins in a row, winning 3-0 on Friday

Cat fight: Panthers battle their way into VIJHL finals

Peninsula Panthers face Victoria Cougars for junior B hockey title

Olympian’s record wiped out at Bazan Bay 5K

Victoria runner beats Simon Whitfield’s course record in Sidney

Teachers’ demonstration will pack ferries

B.C. Ferries warns people of busy sailings as teachers converge on legislature lawns today

Panthers victorious in round one of VIJHL playoffs

Peninsula Panthers to face Saanich Braves in next round of hockey playoffs