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Saanich jam stand facing closure gets short reprieve

Katherine Little had until June 6 to shut down stand after bylaw complaint

Saanich Police wants to hear from scammed smart-phone buyers

Scam involves ‘blacklisted phones’ sold online

Sleeping driver hits bus, motorcycle near Victoria

Traffic down to one lane while crews clear scene

Island woman takes a stand, shows her jam

Complaint means June 6 deadline to close down “therapeutic” front-yard jam sales stand in Saanich

Saanich could join Victoria on cat leashing laws

Council asked staff to study the issue following a report from Coun. Karen Harper

Saanich signals Victoria it wants to proceed with caution during assembly process

Saanich council signs off on terms of reference for future citizens’ assembly

American television personality asks residents to help solve Saanich murder

But Dr. Phil McGraw also questions conspiracy claims from Lindsay’s Buziak father

Province’s largest population areas saw 5.7 per cent drop in EI recipients year-over-year

2,140 received regular EI benefits in March 2019, a drop of 3.2 per cent

Greater Victoria records a drop in EI recipients

2,140 received regular EI benefits in March 2019, a drop of 3.2 per cent

Greater Victoria residents among the most credit-worthy Canadians

Yet debt levels continue to rise as Canadians owe $178 for every $100 earned

Survey finds 15% of Canadian cannabis users with a valid licence drive within two hours of using

Survey also finds middle-aged men are upping their usage following legalization

Divorced Canadians not afraid to take the plunge again

Most will wait almost five years before remarrying

Father of Saanich murder victim Lindsay Buziak set to appear on Dr. Phil show Friday

Jeff Buziak says he has not seen the show and does not know what to expect

Survey finds 15 per cent of Canadian cannabis users with a valid licence drive within two hours of using

Survey also finds middle-aged men are upping their usage following legalization

Premier John Horgan visits his old Saanich high school to announce rise in robot funding

Horgan, a Reynolds grad, used the occasion to play catch with the school’s robot

Increased rental construction boosts housing starts across Vancouver Island

Rest of the Vancouver Island experiencing spillover effect from Greater Victoria

Saanich Police take down snake camera

Snake first seen in December 2018 has remained elusive

Regional district asks public to help spy sunken ships across Greater Victoria and beyond

More than 30 boats recovered since start of federal program

Saanich considering public benefits test into church tax exemptions

Saanich is becoming ‘increasingly diverse and irreligious community,’ says secular organization

Saanich cites climate change emergency, denies additional signage for gas stations

Requested variance would have added signage to four Esso stations