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Valdy is performing in Sidney on his “month-versary” with his wife Kathleen. They have been married for 32 years. (Handout)

Legendary folk singer Valdy returns to Sidney for fourth show in four years

If self-sufficiency in the face of adverse weather is a Canadian trait,…

Valdy is performing in Sidney on his “month-versary” with his wife Kathleen. They have been married for 32 years. (Handout)
Central Saanich man pleads guilty to sex offences

Central Saanich man pleads guilty to sex offences

Charges involve child pornography, luring, and uttering threats

Central Saanich man pleads guilty to sex offences
Three-year old Ayla holds a photo of her cousin Violet. Ayla’s butterfly cards are being sold for $6 to buy a rocking chair for Victoria General Hospital. (Hugo Wong/News Staff)

Three-year old fundraises for new hospital rocking chair

When Sarah Coopsie and Mike Christians were at Victoria General Hospital with…

Three-year old Ayla holds a photo of her cousin Violet. Ayla’s butterfly cards are being sold for $6 to buy a rocking chair for Victoria General Hospital. (Hugo Wong/News Staff)
Richard Leblanc, founder and executive director of Woodwynn Farm, announced the farm received eviction notices from the District of Central Saanich Wednesday. (File)

UPDATED: Addiction treatment centre facing eviction

Woodwynn Farms in Central Saanich says the municipality issued ‘No Occupancy’ orders Wednesday

Richard Leblanc, founder and executive director of Woodwynn Farm, announced the farm received eviction notices from the District of Central Saanich Wednesday. (File)
Dancer Kamryn Ross, 10, and her mother Melanie Talson are raising money so Ross can attend the Royal Winnipeg Ballet’s professional division summer session. (Hugo Wong/News Staff)

Young Island dancer tapped for Royal Winnipeg ballet

Prestigious four-week program a second-stage audition for the Ballet’s full year academic program

Dancer Kamryn Ross, 10, and her mother Melanie Talson are raising money so Ross can attend the Royal Winnipeg Ballet’s professional division summer session. (Hugo Wong/News Staff)
Decades-requested bus service finally arrives for north Saanich reserve

Decades-requested bus service finally arrives for north Saanich reserve

Tsawout welcomes expanded bus service Jan. 2

Decades-requested bus service finally arrives for north Saanich reserve
Six-year old Cassidy Slingsby makes her feature film debut as “Chloe” in The Christmas Calendar. (Hugo Wong/News Staff)

Island student makes feature film debut

A Keating Elementary student has booked her first feature film role. Six-year…

Six-year old Cassidy Slingsby makes her feature film debut as “Chloe” in The Christmas Calendar. (Hugo Wong/News Staff)
Victoria saw a record-breaking amount of rain in December. (News files)

Victoria breaks rainfall record for November

Residents say mild weather makes toughing out the rain worthwhile

Victoria saw a record-breaking amount of rain in December. (News files)
Steelhead LNG, which recently renamed a portion of the project in Port Alberni, has decided not to build a terminal on the Bamberton Lands in the Saanich Inlet.

Plugged pulled on Saanich Inlet Steelhead LNG terminal

Firm quietly steps back from proposal for project planned for the Bamberton lands

Steelhead LNG, which recently renamed a portion of the project in Port Alberni, has decided not to build a terminal on the Bamberton Lands in the Saanich Inlet.
Six-year old Cassidy Slingsby makes her feature film debut as “Chloe” in The Christmas Calendar. (Hugo Wong/News Staff)

Island student makes feature film debut

HUGO WONG Peninsula News Review A Keating Elementary student has booked her…

Six-year old Cassidy Slingsby makes her feature film debut as “Chloe” in The Christmas Calendar. (Hugo Wong/News Staff)
The Celtic Tenors return to Sidney

The Celtic Tenors return to Sidney

HUGO WONG Peninsula News Review Matthew Gilsenan, one of the Celtic Tenors,…

The Celtic Tenors return to Sidney