Saanich News Staff

10 ways to spend New Year’s Day 2020 in Greater Victoria

Everything from swimming to live music and a levee on Jan. 1, 2020

Pay parking in effect at Burnside Plaza parking lot in Saanich

WestPark took over the lot in November

Saanich Police investigating incident at Uptown Walmart that left security guard with ‘serious’ knife wound

Police are still investigating this incident and will provide further updates when available

Fog, possible showers, and full ferries in Greater Victoria on last Sunday of 2019

Mostly cloudy skies, some road condition changes and traffic

Saanich’s top stories of 2019

These are the stories that resonated most with our online readers

UPDATED: Traffic congestions highways in Greater Victoria, no wait at Swartz Bay terminal

Many hit the road on the Saturday before the holidays

$2.6M ice slab replacement to begin at Pearkes this spring

The concrete ice slab is past its life expectancy

Fire hydrant testing in Saanich may cause temporary water discolouration

About 100 locations to be assessed between Dec. 11 and 20

Crash backs up northbound lanes of Pat Bay Highway

Drive BC warns of heavy congestion along busy route

Tillicum Centre evacuated after pipe burst

Some stores remain closed while crews mop up

Coast Capital Savings gifts $1-million to UVic innovation centre

The centre has helped more than 500 students turn ideas in business plans

UPDATED: Saanich police locate 17-year-old girl reported missing on Nov. 22

The teen was found ‘safe and sound,’ say police

Driver crashes into streetlight in Saanich, blocks traffic at Cook and Finlayson

Crews were still working to clear the intersection just after 9 a.m.

Driver charged in Saanich crash that left Lelia Bui in unresponsive state to appear in court

Tenessa Rayann Lyric Nikirk is charged with one count of dangerous driving causing bodily harm

Free workshops open dementia dialogue for Greater Victoria families

Alzheimer Society of B.C. supports Greater Victoria families with sessons Nov. 25 and 29

Second cyclist struck during morning commute in Greater Victoria

Saanich crash involving a cyclist at the Braefoot Road, Epsom Drive and Cedar Hill Cross Road intersection

Two wins in one night for Vikes basketball

UVic Vikes men’s and women’s basketball teams victorious on Saturday

Pet photos with Santa funds pair of Greater Victoria animal-friendly organizations

Broadmead Centre Pets West hosts the events Nov. 30 and Dec. 1