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Sooke resident Richard Jones wants seniors to be able to take their road test in Sooke. (Dawn Gibson/Sooke News Mirror)

Seniors’ road test options eyed for Sooke

Activist hopes to have tests conducted locally

Sooke resident Richard Jones wants seniors to be able to take their road test in Sooke. (Dawn Gibson/Sooke News Mirror)
Danielle Smith, left, and Tanner Bently share a bag of candy at Canada’s 150th birthday celebration at the Flats in Sooke on Saturday, July 1, 2017. The event featured live music, a pancake breakfast, local vendors, face painting, fireworks, cake and more for the community to enjoy. (Dawn Gibson/ Sooke News Mirror)

Sooke gears up for Canada Day celebrations

Live music, local vendors, fireworks and Elvis impersonator to be featured at event

Danielle Smith, left, and Tanner Bently share a bag of candy at Canada’s 150th birthday celebration at the Flats in Sooke on Saturday, July 1, 2017. The event featured live music, a pancake breakfast, local vendors, face painting, fireworks, cake and more for the community to enjoy. (Dawn Gibson/ Sooke News Mirror)
Sooke grads win over $100,000 in scholarships

Sooke grads win over $100,000 in scholarships

Highest award valued at $26,000

Sooke grads win over $100,000 in scholarships
Sooke resident Beryl Gough celebrated her 100th birthday on July 26. (Dawn Gibson/Sooke News Mirror)

Sooke resident celebrates 100th birthday

Sooke resident Beryl Gough celebrated her 100th birthday surrounded by friends, family…

Sooke resident Beryl Gough celebrated her 100th birthday on July 26. (Dawn Gibson/Sooke News Mirror)
Vancouver Island building trades could benefit from an Island-wide business licence scheme, say officials. (Sooke News Mirror)

Island-wide business licence eyed

Twenty-four Island communities mulling idea

Vancouver Island building trades could benefit from an Island-wide business licence scheme, say officials. (Sooke News Mirror)
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WorkLink B.C. celebrates 40 years

Celebrations to be held at Sooke office July 5

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Sooke sports groups seek funding for facility upgrades

Sooke sports groups seek funding for facility upgrades

Pickleball group wants $30,000; minor fastball $85,000

Sooke sports groups seek funding for facility upgrades
$10,000 of equipment stolen from Sooke Fire Hall

$10,000 of equipment stolen from Sooke Fire Hall

$10,000 of equipment was recently stolen the Sooke Fire Department, RCMP say.…

$10,000 of equipment stolen from Sooke Fire Hall
Cows take morning stroll through Sooke neighbourhood

Cows take morning stroll through Sooke neighbourhood

Sooke residents in Sunriver Estates woke up to an unusual surprise this…

Cows take morning stroll through Sooke neighbourhood
A question of enforcement

A question of enforcement

Sooke residents say bylaws not adequately enforced – and the mayor agrees

A question of enforcement
Sooke Arts Council hosts open house

Sooke Arts Council hosts open house

Event takes place July 3 at 7 p.m.

Sooke Arts Council hosts open house
One of Sooke’s most mysterious historical property’s, Grouse Nest, has just on the market for $6.98 million. (Photo contributed)

Mysterious East Sooke ‘Grouse Nest’ up for sale

Luxurious East Sooke property on selling block for $6.98 million

One of Sooke’s most mysterious historical property’s, Grouse Nest, has just on the market for $6.98 million. (Photo contributed)
Public asked for views on more improvements to Highway 14

Public asked for views on more improvements to Highway 14

Open house held in Sooke last night

Public asked for views on more improvements to Highway 14
The Sooke U19 girls fastball team won gold at district championships and will be heading to provincials in July. (Photo contributed by Len Sudlow)

Sooke fastball team to compete at B.C. finals

U19 provincial tournament takes place July 13 to 15

The Sooke U19 girls fastball team won gold at district championships and will be heading to provincials in July. (Photo contributed by Len Sudlow)
Sooke hosts U10 fastball district championships this weekend
Sooke hosts U10 fastball district championships this weekend
Ayre Manor housing in Sooke is celebrating its 50th anniversary this year. (Dawn Gibson/Sooke News Mirror)

Sooke’s Ayre Manor celebrates two anniversaries

Senior housing complex started in 1968

Ayre Manor housing in Sooke is celebrating its 50th anniversary this year. (Dawn Gibson/Sooke News Mirror)
Sooke fire chief urges caution in the woods

Sooke fire chief urges caution in the woods

Fire risk warning expected to hit extreme this week

Sooke fire chief urges caution in the woods
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CRD tightens leash on dog walkers

Five regional parks in Sooke now have new restrictions on dogs

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Group seeks compassionate recognition for Sooke

A local peace advocate group is aiming to get Sooke recognized as…

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(Photo from Sooke Tennis and Pickleball Facebook page)

Pickleball gains popularity in Sooke

Local tennis and pickleball group seeks upgrades to Sooke tennis courts

(Photo from Sooke Tennis and Pickleball Facebook page)