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EDITORIAL: The library's time has come

  • Sooke updated Mar 21, 2017 at 3:25 PM

It’s a miracle the proposed Sooke library made it this far.

RICKTER SCALE: Plastic continues to solve most of our problems

  • Sooke updated Mar 21, 2017 at 3:17 PM

Plastic is a willing substitute for much heavier elements we use in our everyday life

LETTERS: Volunteers at the heart of 10K race success

  • Sooke updated Mar 21, 2017 at 3:20 PM

Cathy Noel of the Victoria Marathon Society was a very fine race director

BC VIEWS: A graveyard of political visions

  • Victoria BC posted Mar 21, 2017 at 5:00 PM

BC Liberals as cynical as ever, Greens and NDP target industry with endangered species legislation

EDITORIAL: B.C. letting down transit system

  • Greater Victoria updated Mar 10, 2017 at 10:24 AM

The B.C. Liberals talk about investing in transportation but their focus is more on road infrastructure than getting people out of vehicles.

LETTER: What this country means to me

  • Sooke updated Mar 10, 2017 at 10:19 AM

Sooke letter-writer is very proud to be a Canadian

LETTER: It's time Sooke seniors had a place to call home

  • Sooke updated Mar 10, 2017 at 10:05 AM

Local seniors group is one of the few in the province without an activity centre, says letter writer

BC VIEWS: Bonus baths for B.C. seniors

  • Victoria BC posted Mar 14, 2017 at 9:00 AM

Health Minister Terry Lake blames Ottawa for delay in increasing care home staff, but that doesn't add up

EDITORIAL: Sooke Library location not about money

  • Sooke updated Mar 8, 2017 at 10:36 AM

A new library branch on Wadams Way should be looked at as enhancing Sook'es town centre

LETTER: Wandering dog back home thanks to couple

  • Sooke posted Mar 8, 2017 at 10:00 AM

Reader sends out thanks to motoroist to found his 'wandering' dog

LETTER: Letter-writer clarifies Kemp Lake ‘facts’

  • Sooke Otter Point posted Mar 8, 2017 at 10:00 AM

Letter-writer not worried about improvements to public access at Kemp Lake

LETTER: Canadians can count their blessings

  • Sooke posted Mar 8, 2017 at 10:00 AM

When we count our blessings there is no room for anything else, says letter-writer

RICKTER SCALE: Spending time with the elephant in the room

  • Sooke Region updated Mar 2, 2017 at 1:11 PM

Every time you turn on your television, there’s a pitch for a new drug

GUEST COMMENT: Taking aim at the Kinder Morgan pipeline

  • Sooke updated Mar 3, 2017 at 3:04 PM

Dogwood Initiative lays plans out for citizens' initiative at Sooke meeting

BC VIEWS: Fake news and the blood system

  • Victoria BC posted Mar 7, 2017 at 10:00 AM

Labour groups claim paid donations to supply plasma-derived drugs are a health hazard, but BC already uses them from the U.S.

BC VIEWS: Making health care ‘free’ again

  • Victoria BC posted Feb 28, 2017 at 3:00 PM

Premier Christy Clark and Finance Minister Mike de Jong said MSP premiums send an important signal. Not any more

EDITORIAL: MSP cut not so dramatic

  • Sooke posted Feb 28, 2017 at 12:00 PM

This is a cut to Medical Services Plan premiums, slicing them in half for most people, starting next year.

LETTER: Archie Byatt will be greatly missed

  • Sooke posted Feb 28, 2017 at 12:00 PM

Weekly letters to the editor from within the Sooke community.

LETTER: Reading between lines on Reay’s resignation

  • Sooke posted Feb 28, 2017 at 12:00 PM

Weekly letters to the editor from within the Sooke community.

Chamber Chatter: Help celebrate Sooke business

  • Sooke posted Feb 28, 2017 at 12:00 PM

Chamber seeks nominations for annual business awards.

GUEST COMMENT: Regional Growth Strategy 'an incredibly difficult journey'

  • Juan de Fuca Sooke updated Feb 24, 2017 at 12:54 PM

Juan de Fuca Electoral Area director gives his take on the RGS

COLUMN: How I would win the election

  • Sooke posted Feb 22, 2017 at 9:00 AM

Here’s a campaign platform designed to make politicians in it strictly for the money weak at the knees.

LETTER: ‘Climate change’ scam unravelled

  • Sooke updated Feb 21, 2017 at 2:53 PM

Weekly letters to the editor from within the Sooke community.

EDITORIAL: No winners in personal attacks

  • Sooke posted Feb 21, 2017 at 2:00 PM

Sometimes, a supposed expression of opinion just goes way too far.

LETTER: CRD must build needed infrastructure

  • Sooke posted Feb 21, 2017 at 2:00 PM

Weekly letters to the editor from within the Sooke community.