Kyle Slavin

Girl flees into ocean at mental health facility in Saanich

Two boaters are being credited for rescuing a 15-year-old girl from the cold ocean off Finnerty Cove this afternoon.

School meal programs prove popular – and necessary

Donation highlights need for free breakfasts, lunches in urban schools

Caught between a cow and a hard place

Gordon Head neighbours losing patience in standoff between farmland owners and Saanich

Argument over woman leads to stabbing

A young Esquimalt man faces a charge of attempted murder after a stabbing Saturday morning sent one man to hospital with serious injuries.

The art of creating Ukrainian Easter eggs

The detailed designs and vibrant colours on a pysanka egg are enough to turn heads

Legislature staffer running for Liberals in Saanich South

Veteran legislature staffer Rishi Sharma will run as the B.C. Liberal candidate in Saanich South

Saanich moves to lock in Panama Flats as farmland

The first of many formal discussions on the future of Panama Flats was held Monday night

Feds help fund Wilkinson Road upgrades

A $2.5-million upgrade to Wilkinson Road will make it easier to walk and bike along the notoriously traffic-heavy street.

Roadwork deferred to fund Craigflower bridge rebuild

A plan to rebuild Cook Street, between Quadra Street and Maplewood Road, will be put on hold

Drawing out Canadian curling champions

Victoria-born painter Jayné Childs captures the spirit of sport in a show that coincide with the 2013 World Men’s Curling Championships.

Bookworms torn on library relocation to Uptown

Buzz is building surrounding the possible relocation of the Emily Carr library branch across the street into Uptown.

Contract awarded for Craigflower Bridge replacement

Saanich and View Royal this week approved a contractor to build the replacement Craigflower Bridge.

UVic student society booted from provincial federation

B.C. students' federation claims UVSS still has $160,000 in outstanding membership fees

Saanich residents call for wider Shelbourne Street

Thumbs-up for bike lanes, but not at expense of traffic flow

Saanich remains loyal to Regional Crime Unit

Better value with integrated units than regional force, says Saanich chief

Managing violence in schools

In wake of WorkSafeBC order, Greater Victoria School District beefs up teacher safety training

Library mulls moving Emily Carr branch to Uptown

One of the top priorities for the Greater Victoria Public Library is to move the Emily Carr branch to a new location

Golf fees go up as Saanich reins in costs

Playing a round of golf at the municipally owned Cedar Hill golf course will cost a few dollars more this year

Cows moo-ve into Gordon Head

Residential Gordon Head may soon be a smellier, louder place

Where’s the beef? Gordon Head

Family moves 23 cows onto farm lot surrounded by residential neighbourhoods in Saanich