South Island literacy hub launched online

The website provides information about local literacy programs, resources and support

  • May 24th, 2017

Red Knights set ride Sooke

60 Red Knights coming here as part of an international motorcycle ride

Reader’s Lens

Our readers show us their best photography work

  • May 18th, 2017

Sarah Beckett scholarship concert by David Gogo raises $2,000+

Blues guitarist from Nanaimo helps out Langford connection

  • May 24th, 2017

B.C. Transit distributes GradPASS

Grads throughout the province, including in Sooke, receive free two-day transit passes

  • May 25th, 2017

SEAPARC expands seniors’ programs

The 50+ drop-in social programs began last week

Sooke D.A.R.E. students get bagpipe intro at Ecole Poirier Elementary


Arnold Lim Tour de Rock vlog episode 1: The Observatory Hill


Canada 150: Meet the inventors behind two recent creations


Where in World?

Our readers take us abroad on their vacations

  • May 26th, 2017

Writers collective showcases literary talent

Sooke Writers’ Collective to announce the winners of the annual student writing contest on May 28.

  • May 21st, 2017

Fight the throwaway culture and get it fixed

Zero Waste Sooke hosts first-ever Repair Cafe on May 27

  • May 21st, 2017

Sooke open house will teach what to do in an emergency

The event will be held at Sooke Municipal Hall on May 30

Where in the World?

Readers take us along on their travels

  • May 18th, 2017

Mental health app gets boost

Updated app to improve the game experience, through funding from Coast Capital Savings

  • May 22nd, 2017

HOMEFINDER: Sidney gardener shares the joy of micro-gardening in small-space living areas

Small garden spaces can made townhome living more enjoyable, says Donna LeFleur

Sooke Loan Cupboard looking for volunteers, drivers

The group needs at least four new volunteers to get back to normal operation.

  • May 16th, 2017

Iron canoes ply way through local lakes

While these fascinating canoes are but a memory, we still have the tranquil beauty of our uplands lakes

  • May 17th, 2017

The phenomenal healing powers of plants

Sooke Garden Club examines healing power of herbs and native plants at this month’s meeting.

  • May 17th, 2017

Maker Camp lets kids tinker

Popular University of Victoria camp coming to Sooke in July

  • May 12th, 2017

Significance of salmon come to life in new museum exhibit

Sooke Region Museum seeks artifacts for new exhibit

  • May 13th, 2017

Beechey Head guided adult hike

CRD Parks hosting guided tour this Saturday

  • May 14th, 2017

Cloverdale School celebrates history in the making

Celebration marking the Saanich school’s 100th anniversary set for May 26