Kevin Laird

18 new teachers possible for Sooke School District

More portables could be on the way for West Shore schools

Sooke school enrolment up for 10th straight year

With enrolment tied to funding, Sooke School District eligible or more provincial money

Sooke School District may apply for more provincial funding

SD62 has received extra cash before when money comes available

Sooke School District gets some relief after budget cuts

SD62 will receive $450,401 after more than $1.7 million in cuts

Singing songs of comfort and joy

Bedside Singers provide the love of music for patients in hospice

Former Gazette sportswriter achieves long-term happiness

Patti Dawn Swansson inducted into Manitoba Sports Writers Hall of Fame

B.C. Hydro replacing aging power poles in region

B.C. Hydro will replace 756 wood utility poles in Greater Victoria this year.

Coastal Community Credit Union targets Victoria, Langford

Nanaimo-based credit union plans to open branches in Victoria and Langford this year

Island Health braces for flu season

Increased amount of vaccine ordered to take on upcoming season

CANCER & FAMILIES-Part 3 – Family focus brought to cancer care

Families have many fears when their child undergoes cancer treatment.

NEWS FEATURE: Cancer and Families, Part 1

‘The diagnosis was terrifying': mother Alicen Chow

CANCER AND FAMILIES-PART 1: ‘The diagnosis was terrifying’

A labour Day backyard barbecue a year ago is one Alicen Chow will never forget.

Masters of the Mountain High

For years the Suminski Runners have run the wooded trails of Greater Victoria, and producing some of the region's best runners.

CFB Esquimalt’s United Way campaign starts with a splash

The event featured a lunch time barbecue with senior personnel volunteering to take a dunk- tank plunge