Wire Service

Duane Roger Fournier

September 29, 1970 - January 18, 2023In loving memory ~ It is…

  • Jan 18, 2023

Gary (aka Pygmy) Merrett

December 20, 1937 - January 18, 2023In Loving Memory ~ Dad will…

  • Jan 18, 2023

Harry Emile Labarre

February 17, 1923 - January 18, 2023It is with overwhelming sadness that…

  • Jan 18, 2023

Joan Marjorie Gibson

October 25, 1938 - January 18, 2023In loving memory ~ "The pain…

  • Jan 18, 2023

John Ernest Wood

December 6, 1931 - January 18, 2023In Loving Memory ~ It is…

  • Jan 18, 2023

Murray John Elsom

March 7, 1938 - January 18, 2023In loving memory ~ It is…

  • Jan 18, 2023

Reginald Garry Lowery

November 6, 1945 - January 18, 2023In loving memory ~ Reginald Garry…

  • Jan 18, 2023
LETTER SIG

LETTER: Give a thumb’s down to LNG project

Fortis BC hopes to expand its Tilbury LNG plant on the Fraser…

  • Jan 17, 2023
LETTER SIG
Former Coquitlam RCMP officer Fareez Vellani again had his appeal to have his 2016 dismissal overturned, in a federal court decision Jan. 9. Vellani was fired for repeatedly lying about crashing his car. (Black Press Media file photo)

Fired B.C. RCMP officer fails to get federal judge to overturn 2016 dismissal

Former Coquitlam officer Fareez Vellani fired for repeatedly lying about crashing car

  • Jan 17, 2023
Former Coquitlam RCMP officer Fareez Vellani again had his appeal to have his 2016 dismissal overturned, in a federal court decision Jan. 9. Vellani was fired for repeatedly lying about crashing his car. (Black Press Media file photo)
New guidance from the Canadian Centre on Substance Use and Addiction suggests Canadians should be seriously cutting back on their drinking if they want to avoid serious health risks. (Pixabay photo)

Worried about Canada’s new alcohol guidance? Try a damp January

New guide suggests 1 to 2 drinks a week is low risk, while more start to increase chance of cancer

  • Jan 17, 2023
New guidance from the Canadian Centre on Substance Use and Addiction suggests Canadians should be seriously cutting back on their drinking if they want to avoid serious health risks. (Pixabay photo)
A researcher has given Sooke council some tourism ideas to work on. (Black Press File photo)

Sooke can be the town tourists ‘drive to, not through’: study

Royal Roads University study presented to council

  • Jan 17, 2023
A researcher has given Sooke council some tourism ideas to work on. (Black Press File photo)

Kenneth Glatiotis

January 17, 2023In loving memory ~ It is with sadness that the…

  • Jan 17, 2023
Some residents say fireworks are too dangerous to pets. (Clarise Larson / Juneau Empire File)

Victoria residents ask council for fireworks ban due to impact on pets

Several speakers also raised concerns about the impact on people with PTSD

  • Jan 16, 2023
Some residents say fireworks are too dangerous to pets. (Clarise Larson / Juneau Empire File)
LETTER SIG

LETTER: Memories of Valdy and Head Acres

Re: Legendary folk singer’s roots run through Sooke (News, Jan. 12) I…

  • Jan 16, 2023
LETTER SIG

Charles (Kevin) Raftery

May 31, 1941 - January 16, 2023In loving memory ~ It is…

  • Jan 16, 2023

Charles William Fraser (Bill) Shaw

September 24, 1938 - January 16, 2023In loving memory ~ It is…

  • Jan 16, 2023

Kenneth R. Ebbs-Canavan

May 25, 1942 - January 16, 2023In Loving Memory ~ It is…

  • Jan 16, 2023

Lynne Bailey

November 22, 1943 - January 16, 2023In loving memory ~ With great…

  • Jan 16, 2023

Nancy Jean Holloway

February 9, 1965 - January 16, 2023In Loving Memory ~ It is…

  • Jan 16, 2023

Nancy Margaret Shaver

In loving memory ~ It is with heartfelt sadness that we announce…

  • Jan 16, 2023