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Ron Larson

The Outdoor Guy: The heartbeat of Mother Nature

Ron Larson writes about his outdoor experiences in the Sooke area

Ron Larson
Bob Vermuelen

Fullfilling a passion for singing in the chorus

Bob Vermeulen was known as the "Singing Mailman" on his postal route

Bob Vermuelen
The Spartans keep on kicking it!

Spartans brave the rain in Parksville

Sooke football players practice and play in the rain

The Spartans keep on kicking it!

Curataor’s Corner” All Hallow’s Eve is upon us

The Sooke Region Museum has a bunch of creepy artifacts

Torrential rains stymie soccer

Despite the downpour, Sooke soccer players play on

Reporting Back: “A GP for Me” forum

Healthy community forum in Sooke resulted in list of accomplishments

Evan

Coho salmon fishing is good, halibut beginning

Ron Neitsch talks about the fishing in the Sooke region

Evan
Rev. Dimas Canjura welcomed at Holy Trinity Anglican Church.

New pastor at Holy Trinity

Dimas Canjura takes the pulpit at Holy Trinity Anglican Church

Rev. Dimas Canjura welcomed at Holy Trinity Anglican Church.
Mark Whiteson

Whiteson to run for councillor

10 candidates in the running for District of Sooke council

Mark Whiteson
The Outdoor Guy

The Outdoor Guy

Sooke's Ron Larson writes about his adventures outdoors

The Outdoor Guy
Spartan players reciting pre-game blessing.

Redemption for Spartan Rugby players vs. the Cowican Bulldogs

Coach Andy provides a play by play of Spartan football game

Spartan players reciting pre-game blessing.
Steve Arnett photo Tyson Purnell

Annual Coho derby

Lots of fish were caught and many donated to Sooke Food Bank

Steve Arnett photo Tyson Purnell
Jessica Benini performs for solk society on October 18.

Musician inpsired by Island life

Jessica Benini to perform for folk music fans on October 18

Jessica Benini performs for solk society on October 18.
The Spartans “horsehoe” up to receive their captains after the opening coin toss.

Spartans tie up against Cowboys

Football team plays exhibition series and ties game

The Spartans “horsehoe” up to receive their captains after the opening coin toss.
Caleb and his mother April Jordan.

Caleb’s journey helped by locals

Young boy in Sooke stricken with an unknown illness

Caleb and his mother April Jordan.

Wild and cultured: Musings from the GreenMan

An ode to fermentation and the healthful benefits of such

U10 Viking Ryan Otteson showing great form on a PK.

Sooke soccer players rack up victories

A summary of how local soccer teams fared over the last week

U10 Viking Ryan Otteson showing great form on a PK.

The Outdoor Guy: Lessons from the ‘Boss”

Sooke's Ron Larson writes about his adventures in the great outdoors

Volunteers from the Sooke Salmon Enhancement Society catch their brood stock in the Sooke River.

Ensuring there is always salmon for the future

Sooke Salmon Enhancement Society nets yearly brood stock

Volunteers from the Sooke Salmon Enhancement Society catch their brood stock in the Sooke River.
(Back left) Natasha Fox

Wadams Way Market gets the green light for a second year

After a successful one-day market, event will continue

(Back left) Natasha Fox