Peninsula News Review

Sidney/North Saanich RCMP seize vehicle stolen from New Westminster

Man arrested on Resthaven Drive charged with possession of property obtained by crime

  • Jun 2, 2020

 

UPDATED: RCMP, coroner investigate murder-suicide on Salt Spring Island

RCMP say there is no threat to the public

  • Jun 2, 2020

 

Close call has North Saanich councillor appealing for traffic safety

Coun. Jack McClintock is using an incident involving his daughter to highlight traffic safety

  • Jun 1, 2020

 

Federal government tenders remediation of Sidney’s Reay Creek pond

With tendering deadline of June 12, Transport Canada admits project is behind schedule

  • Jun 1, 2020

LETTER: Cancelling Saanich Fair the right decision

Having just read the article "COVID-19 scales back Saanich Fair" in your May 21st issue, I can sympathize with Cara Knight and many others who have made the Saanich Fair part of their lives each year - both attending it, and participating in its activities.

  • May 31, 2020

MLA REPORT: Restarting the province responsibly

Adam Olsen is MLA for Saanich North and the Islands

  • May 31, 2020

Saanich Peninsula steps into post-pandemic phase

Pending partial re-opening of local schools signals new start

  • May 31, 2020

LETTERS: Banning short-term rentals is government overreach

Re: Sidney councillor calls for ban of all short-term rentals.

  • May 29, 2020

North Saanich artist brightens pandemic with whimsical signs

Artist Anna Trelford decorates her fence with signs that riff on COVID-19 pandemic

  • May 28, 2020

Capital Regional District prepares to reopen regional campgrounds

Camping will look different at Island View, Sooke Potholes, Jordan River sites

  • May 27, 2020

LETTERS: Bailing out the oil and gas sector is a mistake

I am writing about the current Liberal government in Ottawa and their plans to bail out the oil and gas sector. I believe that this is a terrible mistake for several reasons:

  • May 27, 2020

Central Saanich councillor proposes referendum on remuneration

Central Saanich council will discuss Coun. Zeb King's idea Monday

  • May 24, 2020

Sidney staff recommends additional outdoor seating for restaurants and cafes

Report before council also leaves open possibility of closing a portion of Beacon Avenue

  • May 24, 2020

Sidney’s Mary Winspear Centre to host modified Canada Day celebration

Show will consist out of a one-hour pre-recorded film among other community events

  • May 24, 2020

Pedestrian counters in Sidney pick up increased activity

The pedestrian count at one location rose almost 25 per cent on May 19

  • May 22, 2020

Canadians scoop up toilet paper and cleaning supplies during pandemic, while sales of personal hygiene products falter

Toilet paper sales rose 288 per cent during second week of March 2020

  • May 19, 2020

Central Saanich police seek driver who fled scene of a collision

The driver hit a retaining wall, then left the scene, possibly with help from others

  • May 19, 2020

North Saanich moving ahead with plans for new library

Plans call for a new library near Panorama Recreation Centre

  • May 19, 2020

Firefighter donations shine light on Saanich Peninsula Lions Food Bank’s need

Associations representing Central Saanich and North Saanich firefighters each donate $1,000

  • May 17, 2020

COVID-19 a barrier for post-secondary students

One in 10 unable to complete degrees, while fears over job prospects increase

  • May 15, 2020