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Special report: Taking out the trash

Special report: Taking out the trash

Hours may be reduced at the region's only landfill to save money and cut greenhouse gases.

Times Colonist Christmas Fund: Son's schizophrenia, poverty make it tough to feel festive

There are times when Kathleen Robinson would rather not celebrate Christmas.
Condos rethink cameras over privacy concerns

Condos rethink cameras over privacy concerns

Ruling, complaints prompt strata councils to tighten reins on surveillance
Shortage of B.C. judges stymies cases

Shortage of B.C. judges stymies cases

The shortage of provincial court judges in B.C. has resulted in two more impaired driving cases being stayed due to delays in the past five weeks. On Sept. 29 and Oct.

Why the Vancouver Island family farm may be in peril

The need exists for locally grown food, but farmland is getting very expensive

Byelection: Development and governance among key issues

Byelection Nov. 20: North Saanich
Byelection: Networking may be vital amid likely low turnout

Byelection: Networking may be vital amid likely low turnout

Byelection Nov. 20: VICTORIA

Speculation about higher minimum wage dashed

Labour Minister Murray Coell has backed off on comments that led to speculation B.C.'s minimum wage -- the lowest in the country at $8 an hour -- will be hiked soon.

Café opens as street enjoys renaissance

Cranberry's Coffee Cup owner sees better times ahead for businesses