Saanich News

Bernie Sanders makes guest appearance at Saanich staff meeting

Sidney firefighters jump on viral trend of photoshopped U.S. senator

  • Jan 22, 2021


Break and enter suspect caught in the act by Saanich police, charged for seven other similar crimes

40-year-old accused of breaking into bank, restaurant, six liquor stores since October 2020

  • Jan 22, 2021


Bylaw officers called to Saanich park for COVID-19 protocol violations on pickleball court

Raquet sport players reminded to avoid doubles play amid pandemic

  • Jan 22, 2021


Mechanical issues blamed for Saanich car fire

'Nothing untoward' suspected, no injuries reported, firefighter says

  • Jan 22, 2021

Police seek info after fence torn down, dumped over embankment in Saanich

Christmas Hill restoration site fence destroyed sometime between Jan. 16 and 18

  • Jan 21, 2021

UPDATED: Morning traffic in Saanich interrupted after driver crashes into centre median, retaining wall

No serious injuries reported, driver not impaired, police say

  • Jan 21, 2021

Saanich selects company to build youth bike skills track at Tripp Station Park

More than $240,000 allotted for Bike Track Ltd. to design bike park

  • Jan 20, 2021

Rural Saanich farm reports large metal gate stolen

Muddy Valley Farm gate stolen overnight by 'at least two people'

  • Jan 19, 2021

Blue-green algae bloom confirmed in Elk Lake, water-based activities not recommended

Blue-green algae can be lethal to dogs, cause health issues for humans

  • Jan 16, 2021

Residents of Pat Bay Highway encampment to be relocated after early morning fire, site secured for clean up

Eviction notice issued in 2020, not enforced to allow BC Housing to connect with campers

  • Jan 16, 2021

Saanich repeals, reschedules two public hearings for consideration of new information

Move to hold public hearings for second time 'very rare,' mayor says

  • Jan 15, 2021

Saanich school hopes to catch greenhouse thief red-handed

Student-built greenhouses stolen from Artemis Place Secondary on Jan. 11

  • Jan 15, 2021

Sentencing date moved for Saanich nanny guilty of child porn charges

Johnathon Lee Robichaud pleaded guilty to eight sex offences against children

  • Jan 15, 2021

Saanich police seek owner of costume jewelry turned in by Good Samaritan

Rings, jewelry bags waiting to be returned

  • Jan 14, 2021

Suspect charged after Saanich homeowner stops bike theft

One person was arrested and charged

  • Jan 14, 2021

UPDATED: Police locate 8-year-old boy missing from Saanich elementary school

Young boy found hours after going missing from Braefoot Elementary

  • Jan 14, 2021

Couple’s long battle with Saanich over a $300,000 storm drain ends with a win

Council approves rock pit drainage system instead of asking residents to buy municipal storm drain

  • Jan 13, 2021

Daily free food markets offer fresh produce to Greater Victorians in need

Ten Neighbourhood Markets operate across the region

  • Jan 13, 2021

Greater Victoria schools face power outages, cancelled bus routes

Multiple schools without power across the region

  • Jan 13, 2021