Britt Santowski

Midget C1 goalie double-checks his save in this 7-1 victory over Juan de Fuca C1. Other games played on Saturday include Peninsula Eagles against our Peewees (loss

Hockey Day a hit in Sooke: Coaches and players well behaved

Sooke's got the NHL beat in demonstrating how to act like a mature adult when it comes to engaging in the game.

Midget C1 goalie double-checks his save in this 7-1 victory over Juan de Fuca C1. Other games played on Saturday include Peninsula Eagles against our Peewees (loss
Bigs needed for Big Brothers & Big Sisters.

‘Littles’ looking for ‘bigs’ through BBS

Many youth in Sooke could use big brother or big sister as a role model

Bigs needed for Big Brothers & Big Sisters.
Sooke Fire Chief Steve Sorensen

Setting the record straight on fire insurance rate increases in Sooke

Misinformation had led to worry among homeowners in Sooke

Sooke Fire Chief Steve Sorensen
Mitzi Dean

Sooke Region CHI turns to community

Community group seeks direction on public's needs and wants

Mitzi Dean
On Saturday

Living with cystic fibrosis in the family

Sooke family dealing with expensive treatments for son

On Saturday
January 1 saw dozens of people come out for the annual Polar Bear Swim at Whiffin Spit.

Some hardy souls went swimming

Whiffin Spit hosts annual Polar Bear Swim sponsored by Otter Point Fire Dept.

January 1 saw dozens of people come out for the annual Polar Bear Swim at Whiffin Spit.
Canada World Youth will be preparing a Vietnamese dinner on January 11.

Good Evening Vietnam… a dinner

Canada World Youth will be cooking modern Vietnamese food on Jan. 11

Canada World Youth will be preparing a Vietnamese dinner on January 11.
Rick Smith was inducted as a recognized athlete at the 2013 Softball BC Awards Banquet.

A sporty year in review

We look back over the outgoing year and reflect on some of the many achievements performed by our Sooke Athletes.

Rick Smith was inducted as a recognized athlete at the 2013 Softball BC Awards Banquet.
Two health-focussed events drew local residents.

A GP for Me: focus of forum

The lack of family physicians was discussed at forum in Sooke

Two health-focussed events drew local residents.
Linda Ferguson with the shoeboxes she has already collected

Splurging for others

Shoebox Project gives holiday gifts to women in shelters

Linda Ferguson with the shoeboxes she has already collected
Sketch of the proposed mural for the EMCS gym wall.

Athletes celebrated with EMCS mural

School's gym walls will be adorned with "Wolverine" mural

Sketch of the proposed mural for the EMCS gym wall.
The Seeburger family tree at SEAPARC is in memory of Kevin

Festival of Trees is about kids

One family pays tribute to family member by decorating tree

The Seeburger family tree at SEAPARC is in memory of Kevin
EMCS students make a difference by donating time.

Student leaders help Sally Ann

Youth for Change making a difference in the community

EMCS students make a difference by donating time.
EMCS Wolverines play in the Sabre Classic.

Wolverines play in Sabre Classic

In a weekend tournament, the EMCS Wolverine’s boys’ basketball team participated in Surrey’s Guildford Park Secondary Sabre Classic

EMCS Wolverines play in the Sabre Classic.
Dr. Richard S. Stanwick

Health issues topic of forums

Part one of two parts on health forums held in Sooke

Dr. Richard S. Stanwick
Steve Knoke is the new manager at SEAPARC. He is looking forward to getting his feet wet and getting to know how things are done here in Sooke.

New manager at SEAPARC: Feel free to Knock on Knoke’s door

Sooke's SEAPARC has a new manager. Steve Knoke started in that capacity on Monday, December 2. Feel free to visit him: his door is open.

Steve Knoke is the new manager at SEAPARC. He is looking forward to getting his feet wet and getting to know how things are done here in Sooke.
Soccer players Justice

Sooke soccer hits the field — to sells Christmas trees

Looking for a tree? The Sooke Soccer Club will be selling Christmas trees at the Fred Milne Park.

Soccer players Justice
Icy road conditions sent this vehicle into the weeds.

Be prepared for winter driving

Road conditions warrant slower speeds and extra caution

Icy road conditions sent this vehicle into the weeds.
The Sooke Christmas Bureau is ready for fundraising.

Christmas Bureau start up

The Sooke Christmas Bureau is fund raising for hampers

The Sooke Christmas Bureau is ready for fundraising.
Amazing Kid Lyra Hindrichs

Amazing Kid: Lyra Hindrichs

Involvement, volunteerism and academics wins praise and cash

Amazing Kid Lyra Hindrichs