Sarah Simpson

Heatwave sparks surge in power usage

BC Hydro says a new electricity consumption record was set on Monday.

A one-in-a-million piece of good news

Good news was in my own backyard

Both NB lanes on Malahat open this weekend to ease traffic headaches

A major music festival and the B.C. Day long weekend is expected to lead to even more traffic on the popular route.

Haze sparks fears of Mount Brenton wildfire

It turned out to be a false alarm

Hydro crews pulled from Island to help with wildfires

About two dozen workers and 20 trucks are on their way to the BC Interior to help restore power.

Victoria woman honoured as one of world’s best

Simmons named one of the World Open Water Swimming’s World’s 50 Most Adventurous Open Water Women

Magic in small spaces: fairy gardens more than a fad

Vicki Ordano came upon something most peculiar on a boulevard.