Kyle Slavin

Minor injuries in dramatic three-car crash in Oak Bay

The driver of a 2012 Toyota RAV4 that flipped over in a three-car crash Thursday night is lucky to have escaped without serious injury.

Algae at Elk-Beaver lakes prompts CRD to issue health advisory

Capital Regional District confirms the presence of toxic blue-green algae at Beaver and Elk lakes.

Winterlab festival features innovation

Sensory experience will cure the winter blues

Woman arrested for passing counterfeit greenback

Police arrested a Saanich woman Monday after attempting to pay for an item at a store in Tillicum Centre using a counterfeit $20 U.S. bill.

Rash of car break-ins continue in Saanich

Sixty-two reported thefts from vehicles parked in Saanich in the first two weeks of 2013 has police concerned.

Last chapter for independent Cadboro Bay books

The last chapter in the 30-year-long history of the Cadboro Bay Book Company is coming to an end.

Rash of car break-ins for loose change

That toonie glistening in your car's open ashtray is enough of an incentive for thieves to break in to your vehicle.

Transit union threatens full system shutdown

Jan. 22 pegged as strike day, unless B.C. Transit returns to bargaining: union president

Temporary footbridge to lead Craigflower bridge rebuild

Construction on the Craigflower Bridge will begin earlier than expected, as crews are slated to begin work on a pedestrian walkway in April.

Face of the Saanich police steps out of the spotlight

One quick look around Dean Jantzen's office and you'll get a good indication of the stories that have preoccupied much of his time.

Sedgewick improved, but health, safety remains a concern at UVic

Some staff on campus remain concerned about the air quality in Sedgewick building.

Property values decline across Greater Victoria

Chances are when you open your 2013 notice from B.C. Assessment, you'll see your property value has decreased since last year.

Law professor named next UVic president

An exhaustive seven-month process to find a president for UVic ended with a recognizable name earning the high-profile appointment.

UVic hit with layoffs

Cutbacks at the University of Victoria has resulted in the layoff of at least 24 employees so far

Accused former priest testifies in own defence

Phillip Jacobs took the stand Monday afternoon by explaining how, when he was a young priest he took teenage boys on overnight trips

Eight drivers nabbed in first weekend of Saanich CounterAttacks

Holiday revellers are giving police something to smile about, as officers ramp up their Christmas CounterAttack program

Saanich to join Island major crime unit

Municipality faces tax hike for police department to join specialized investigative unit

Update: Man arrested after brazen abduction attempt in Gordon Head

Saanich police are crediting a 17-year-old girl for intervening in a frightening abduction attempt.

Oil spills on the home front

Heating oil tanks: unregulated, uninsurable, and homeowners are on the hook for leaks

Karaoke bar robbed at knifepoint

Saanich police are looking for a man who robbed a karaoke bar at knifepoint Monday night.