Sunday, December 3, 2023
December 3, 2023


Vehicle thefts investigated

Salt Spring RCMP are investigating a vehicle theft and the theft of other items taken from cars among the 60 calls for service they...

PARC to explore Portlock Park reconfiguration

The Salt Spring Parks and Recreation Commission will explore a possible reconfiguration of space at Portlock Park with news that leased ball fields in...

Vessel rescue prevents potential oil spill

The Nov. 13 storm that delayed ferry passengers travelling back to the mainland after the long weekend and caused power outages across the Southern...

Island women plan Inside Passage trip

Two young women from Salt Spring are spending the fall and winter solidifying preparations for a trip that will take them all the way...

NSSWD seeks funding options

North Salt Spring Waterworks District is looking ahead at climbing costs related to its infrastructure needs, with increases to parcel taxes and the capital...

Vesuvius-Crofton schedule changed from Nov. 10-24

People travelling on BC Ferries' Vesuvius-Crofton route between Friday, Nov. 10 and Friday, Nov. 24 should be aware of schedule changes on those days. BC...

Ganges Post Office tech glitch solved

Ganges Post Office was back to business as usual Tuesday after spending most of the first week of November at limited capacity. “We can confirm...

Technical issues shutter Ganges post office

Salt Spring’s main post office remains closed for the third day running as technicians attempt to repair a problem with the main computer’s motherboard....

MLA puts Indigenous concerns on provincial agenda

Saanich North and the Islands MLA Adam Olsen is making a strong push to get longstanding First Nations concerns onto the provincial agenda. Olsen’s introduction...

Economic Development Commission seeks bigger budget

The Salt Spring Economic Development Commission is making a recommendation to increase its tax requisition from $30,000 to $35,000 next year, while recognizing the...


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