Your weekly news round-up

Content published during the past seven days


  • Saturna struggles with loss

    Saturna struggles with loss

    The disappearance of 21-year-old Keenan Nicodemus has distressed the small community of Saturna Island, where searchers conducted a massive weekend search for the missing man. “Everyone is absolutely devastated here,”   MORE

  • Screen shot of new Salt Spring community health website.

    Health website launched

    Information on the diverse arenas of health service available on Salt Spring can now be found in one place, thanks to a partnership between Salt Spring Community Services and the   MORE

  • Input open on vessel interior

    Input open on vessel interior

    Passengers are being given the chance to weigh in on how the interior lounges of three new ferries currently under construction should look, including two vessels destined to serve the   MORE

  • MP May says Canada underwhelms in Lima

    It didn’t take long for Canada’s federal government to make an impression on Saanich-Gulf Islands MP Elizabeth May at last week’s COP20 climate talks in Lima, Peru. “Here in Peru,   MORE


  • PARC serves up pickleball decision

    Parks and Recreation Commission members drew the line Monday evening in an ongoing court war that’s split racket sport enthusiasts on the island. Commissioners voted unanimously to let Salt Spring   MORE

  • Sue-Anne Connolly, in white, races for the ball against the Sooke keeper in a Dec. 14 game at GISS.

    O-30s keep winning

    The Salt Spring United Over-30B women’s team shut out Sooke 7-0 at a game played at GISS on Sunday, Dec. 14. The win caps a stellar first half of the   MORE