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Fire official describes Sidney fire that chased young family from their home as ‘accidental’

Fundraising campaigns have been launched to help couple and their five-year-old daughter

Extinction Rebellion interrupts Rex Murphy in Sidney

Security staff removed five activists after they interrupted the start of Murphy’s speech

Oak Bay ranked second-least dangerous community in Canada

Alberni the most dangerous, Parksville shows biggest increase in the Crime Severity Index

Sidney’s queen’s portrait news expected before Christmas

Return awaits completion of town crest, First Nations artwork

Vancouver Island crash involving seniors underscores pedestrian safety issues

Sunday’s collision includes many of the main factors in crashes involving pedestrians

British Columbians pay more for goods and services than most other Canadians

Year-to-year inflation rate up 2.2 per cent in October second-highest rate in Canada

Uncertainty continues to surround body found in Central Saanich

BC Coroners Service say the man in his 20s is from Victoria. His death remains under investigation

Saanich School District parents welcome end of strike

Various sides of support worker strike acknowledge remaining tensions

Two Sidney seniors struck by vehicle with foggy windows in marked crosswalk

Driver fined for failure to yield, limited visibility caused by foggy windows

Quebec City beats Victoria for lowest unemployment rate in Canada

Victoria’s unemployment rate was 3.2 per cent in October

Those involved in Saanich School District strike question calls for mediation

Sidney council has called on the province to appoint a mediator

Island parents accuse school district of leveraging deadline

Support workers receive show of solidarity from parents during rally outside school district office

Elizabeth May won’t step down as Saanich Gulf-Islands MP to give her successor a safe seat

May promised that she would run again in the next federal election

Greater Victoria has zero affordable neighbourhoods for full-time workers earning mininum wage

Figure appears in a report from the Centre of Policy Alternatives

Christian minister accused of homophobia set to speak on Vancouver Island

Kelowna-based Art Lucier will speak about the Battle of Canada

MLA Olsen says Greens owe Elizabeth May a ‘tremendous debt of gratitude’

Olsen also warns the party of becoming too focused on the question of leadership

Older Canadians represent a growing segment of the pot market

Some 1.4 million Canadians purchased their cannabis from a legal source

Former Sidney mayor clarifies ‘karma’ cliche use in tweet at Elizabeth May

Steve Price says phrase was not meant as a personal slur

Parents trying to cope as Saanich school strike enters third day

Support for striking CUPE workers remains high, but patience could wane warns parents

Victoria man runs into burning house to rescue dog

The man is said to have suffered smoke inhalation