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Is a casino in the cards for Saanich?

Coun. Susan Brice wants staff to look into issue

Greater Victoria’s bid for the Invictus Games faces tough competition

Staging the 2022 Invictus Games expected to cost about $39 million

Greater Victoria commuters on the road for a good time not a long time

Region has one of the lowest shares of long commutes

Saanich Police recovers flowers, investigates blooming crime

Two women stole unknown amount of flowers from Quadra Street grocery store

Victoria CMA recorded second-lowest unemployment rate in Canada in January

With a rate of 3.3 per cent, Victoria behind only Guelph with a rate of 1.9 per cent

Canadians spent more than $8 billion on pet-related items in 2017

Fifty-seven per cent of Canadian households own pets

Saanich police look for driver involved in a hit-and-run

Incident happened Monday, Feb. 18 near Admirals Road by Murray Drive

Vancouver Island’s 10 worst intersections revealed

Saanich, Victoria, Nanaimo, Duncan and Langford junctions make the list

British Columbia is mellowing out when it comes to using cannabis

Nova Scotia smokes rest of Canada, with almost 22 per cent usage among individuals 15 years and up

Value of building permits dropping in Greater Victoria

Victoria’s decline contrasts with provincial and national gains

Community rec programs attracting far more women than men

Saanich report shows significant gender split in terms of who uses receration programs

Saanich says tent city costs won’t melt away snow budget

Municipality has so far spent $25,000 on snow removal

Will winter weather and power outages lead to a Vancouver Island baby boom?

Anecdotal evidence suggests yes, research says no

Economic impact of a snow day could be millions, say business leaders

State of infrastructure also under scrutiny across Greater Victoria

Island high school basketball player sinks 96 points to smash BC record

Diego Maffia nearly scores 100 for Oak Bay in Kelowna tournament

Saanich dog raised equivalent of about $250,000 during and after First World War

‘Mighty’ Muggins met a future British king and others in becoming an international celebrity

Invictus Games bid seeks early funding from across Greater Victoria

Saanich looks to approve; Victoria and Langford yet to weigh in on $20,000 request