Dawn Gibson

Three Sooke firefighters sent to Interior

Three local firefighters answer the call to help to fight wildfires. Sooke…

Sooke craft fair set for Sept. 2

An upcoming event is calling on all Sooke crafters and craft lovers.…

Sooke council renews animal control contract with CRD

If your dog vanishes into thin air on a stormy night in…

Amber Academy arts program prepares for second year

Buoyed by its inaugural success, the Amber Academy arts program is preparing…

District to fund Sooke Canada Day celebrations

$20,000 should throw a pretty good party. Sooke council agreed to take…

Sooke council green lights funds for sculpture

A local group is chipping away at raising funds to build a…

The ride of a lifetime

RCMP officer Rusty Olsen shares experience with Musical Ride

Local artists raise money for Sooke Food Bank

Exhibit runs Aug. 11 to 25 at Sooke South Shore Gallery

Small wildfire near Jordan River under control

B.C. Wildfire Services checking in on fire periodically to ensure no hot spots left

Sookapalooza returns for 13th year

Annual outdoor festival takes place Saturday at 17 Mile Pub

Sooke writer receives honourable mention in B.C. contest

Sooke is once again on the literary radar. Three local authors –…

East Sooke group welcomes singers

East Sooke Rough Voice Singers practice on first Monday of month

Sooke wins B division at slo-pitch tourny

The annual Sooke Invitational Slo-Pitch Tournament was a swinging success. The tournament…

VIDEO: Sooke artist receives Order of B.C. award

Carey Newman created Witness Blanket that travelled across the Nation

Otter Point fire chief passes the torch

John McCrea is the new chief

Navy band to perform at Sooke RCMP Musical Ride

Mounties perform ride Aug 18 and 19

So, you want to run for council?

Sooke’s chief election officer held info session on becoming council member

EMCS hosts community-wide dodgeball tournament in Sooke

Tournament takes place Aug. 11 at EMCS from 11 a.m. to 5 p.m.

Pagan festival conjures up magic and mystery

Event takes place Aug. 11 at Sooke Region Museum

Long-term volunteer never tires of giving back

Sue Hyslop cites the friends she’s made