Peninsula News Review

Peninsula Panthers’ losing streak reaches four games as injuries mount

Injuries have especially hurt the team's backline with only four defenders available

  • Oct 27, 2020

 

‘Slow’ turnout at polls across Saanich North and the Islands

Peter Mason, district electoral officer, expects about 10,000 ballots to be cast

  • Oct 24, 2020

 

UPDATED: Adam Olsen declared winner in Saanich North and the Islands

About 16,136 mail-in ballots were requested by voters in Saanich North and the Islands

  • Oct 24, 2020

 

UPDATED: Pat Bay Highway reopens after rally supporting Mi’kmaq fishing rights

Supporters call on government to recognize Indigenous treaty rights

  • Oct 23, 2020

Section of Pat Bay Highway closes for Mi’kmaq fishing rights demonstration

Police will be diverting traffic Oct. 23 from noon to 1 p.m between Island View Road and Amity Drive

  • Oct 22, 2020

BC Greens leader makes pitch for minority government during stop in Saanich North and Islands

Sonia Furstenau calls on British Columbians to reject 'false majority government'

  • Oct 21, 2020

Fridays for Future plans second event for North Saanich after inaugural protest

Some 30 people attended first protest on Oct. 9 with a second one scheduled for Oct. 23

  • Oct 21, 2020

More than 10,000 voters have cast advance ballots in Saanich North and Islands

Only two ridings, one of them on Vancouver Island, have seen more advance voting

  • Oct 21, 2020

UPDATED: BC Ferries cancels additional sailings to Salt Spring Island

With repairs to Skeena Queen underway, it is not clear when service will resume

  • Oct 21, 2020

Sidney BIA hands out Halloween Spooktacular

Key elements of modified Halloween celebrations include free drive-in movie at Mary Winspear

  • Oct 20, 2020

Green leader Sonia Furstenau promises to convert BC Ferries back into Crown corporation

Promise comes Monday afternoon with five days left in campaign

  • Oct 19, 2020

Langford, Colwood, Sidney lead region in housing starts

Sidney ahead of Saanich and Victoria with Langford leading all municipalities with 885 units

  • Oct 19, 2020

NDP leader John Horgan predicts party will ‘flip’ Saanich North and the Islands

Incumbent MLA Adam Olsen calls Horgan's claim 'bold'

  • Oct 19, 2020

Tripleshot CrossFondo rides across Saanich Peninsula

More than 250 cyclists took part in mystery-course race

  • Oct 19, 2020

YouTube, other free streaming services big winners as Canadians spent more time online

More than four in 10 Canadians experienced at least one type of cyber-security incident

  • Oct 19, 2020

Confirmed COVID case on WestJet flight day after previous exposure on same route

BCCDC warning passengers seated in rows one to seven on WestJet flight 195 on Oct. 11 into Victoria

  • Oct 18, 2020

Sidney mayor disappointed in provincial transportation strategy

South lsland Transportation Strategy lacks specifics, says mayor

  • Oct 18, 2020

Federal NDP leader promises to champion freighter traffic control in Deep Cove

Jagmeet Singh, local NDP candidates spoke in North Saanich Saturday morning

  • Oct 17, 2020

Greater Victoria ridings among top regions seeking mail-in ballots

Saanich North and the Islands lingers just behind Victoria-Beacon Hill riding

  • Oct 16, 2020

Trio of candidates running in North Saanich and the Islands face off twice Thursday

BC Greens MLA Adam Olsen, New Democratic Zeb King and BC Liberal Stephen Roberts faced off

  • Oct 16, 2020