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"At no time did I mean to... equate the civil rights movement with the green movement."
Why is flushing money down the toilet the thing the Capital Regional District board seems to be best at? And how can the municipal politicians and officials charged with building a sewage treatment centre be so oblivious to things that don't pass the smell test? (No pun intended.)
Saanich Police are looking for several men they say were involved in an alleged sexual assault on the campus of the University of Victoria on Saturday, September 26. Officers described the suspects a...
The big rig reached speeds of about 50 km/h.
The highway was shut down for hours.
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"It's all me. It's all in my head."
Politicians aren't boy scouts. The honour code isn't going to work. One agency needs to step up and enforce the law.
Joe Winkler said he clicked on the wrong YouTube link.
The employee-monitoring software has been disengaged from all workplace computers.
Saanich, B.C. police say they have found nothing wrong with security software installed on computers at city hall after Mayor Richard Atwell alleged he was being spied on. The Saanich councillors wer...
The new mayor of Saanich, B.C. alleges that municipal staff want to bug his computer and that police are unfairly targeting him. In the same news conference, he also admitted that he lied about having...
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Saanich's recently-elected Mayor Richard Atwell says he regrets not responding sooner to questions about an incident a female campaign worker and her fiancé. Atwell hadn't spoken publicly s...
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A family's pit bull-Rottweiler cross mauled a 16-day-old baby in the southern Vancouver Island community of Saanich, B.C. Saanich police said they received the report early Sunday morning. The girl wa...
Gary Anderson is someone who likes to get things done right. So when the former Alberta rancher and businessman decided to build a home on Vancouver Island, he went all out. Way out. Anderson, 55, and...
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Not to sound like the grumpy parents of two love-struck teenagers, but there is a whole lot more to consider before taxpayers give their approval to such a wedding.
Saturday was a good day for local democracy in B.C. As one person noted online: "First time in my life I've had to wait to vote in a local election....What the hell is going on?" What was going on was that voters were coming out of the woodwork by the thousands in towns and cities across B.C. and it seems that those who skipped 2011 had one thing on their mind this time.
Homeowners are the kings and queens of their own proverbial castles, but now you've got the chance to take that literally. Yes, that's right: a castle is for sale in B.C., and it could be yours for $1...
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The CRD's financial management of Seaterra has been Seaterr-ible since the start. It's time for the regional district to give taxpayers the true, detailed cost implications of this massive plan, and for Esquimalt taxpayers to put the CRD's letter in the recycle bin -- where it belongs.
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UPDATE - May 2, 2014: Saanich police have confirmed the two deaths as a murder suicide. Neil Harvey, 59, is believed to have killed his wife, Anne Harvey, 61, and then later himself, said investigator...
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Saanich soccer club executives discovered an empty bank account and more than $250,000 in funds unaccounted for days after their longtime president died
A novice Saanich driver says he's being punished for trying to do the right thing, after being fined for having no 'N' sign while driving his intoxicated father home from Victoria. Eva...
Saanich — not Vancouver — is the best place to live in B.C., according to a new ranking by a Canadian business magazine. MoneySense published the results of "Canada's best places to live" on Wednesday...
SAANICH, - Police have charged a man they believe responsible for a hair-raising motorcycle ride along a Vancouver Island highway that reached speeds of 300 kilometres an hour.The video evidence of th...
VICTORIA - Police in Victoria say they believe they know the identity of a skateboarder suspected in a sidewalk hit-and-run that injured two tourists/Victoria Police say the boarder slammed into a 57-...
SAANICH, B.C. - The Vancouver Island Regional Correctional Centre appeared to have some additional — but unwelcome — security Tuesday prowling around the grounds of the Victoria-area facility.Correcti...
Golf revenues are slowly on the decline across Canada. Some B.C. leaders have missed the simplest way of fixing this problem: getting taxpayers out of the golf game all together. It's one thing for taxes to go to essentials like water, sewer or public safety, it's another thing to know you're subsidizing luxuries like municipal golf courses. If you can find a service listed on YellowPages.ca, government shouldn't be providing it.
SAANICH, B.C. - Police on Vancouver Island have seized the motorcycle they believe was featured in a YouTube video racing along the Trans-Canada Highway at speeds of almost 300 kilometres an hour.Saan...
A Vancouver Island family is desperately seeking their missing daughter this Christmas, and police are concerned she may be with a dangerous man. Rebeccah Ankersen, who turned 15 recently, may be in...