Pirjo Raits

Helicopters and ship search for kayakers

Two men may be missing in Sooke basin and harbour

Tony Mormino points to where the district wants him to build a road to access his property

Developer taking District of Sooke to court

Tony Mormino's property landlocked

Tony Mormino points to where the district wants him to build a road to access his property
Staff from the Sooke News Mirror cleaned up the shoreline at Billings Spit.

Great Canadian Shoreline Clean Up

Sooke News Mirror staff get down and dirty

Staff from the Sooke News Mirror cleaned up the shoreline at Billings Spit.
Aivars Logins is back in his studio after a hiatus.

Bringing ancient wood back to life

Beneath the Bark runs for two months

Aivars Logins is back in his studio after a hiatus.
A new book from Harbour Publishing

On ship wrecks and edible mushrooms

New publications make interesting reading

A new book from Harbour Publishing
Leanna Young and Carrol Pedersen prepare healthy

An idea whose time has come

New business makes healthy lunches for school kids

Leanna Young and Carrol Pedersen prepare healthy
The council chambers held about 18 people who came to hear consultant Rob Roycroft speak on what it takes to be a councillor/mayor.

Running for public office

What you need to know if you plan to run for council

The council chambers held about 18 people who came to hear consultant Rob Roycroft speak on what it takes to be a councillor/mayor.
Mike Hicks

CRD to petition province to purchase JDF lands

Marine Trail Holdings' lands could become park

Mike Hicks
The Raging Grannies came out to sing their opposition to Ender Ilkay's resort development proposal.

Hicks will deny rezoning for resort development in JDF

Decision based on constituents' wishes

The Raging Grannies came out to sing their opposition to Ender Ilkay's resort development proposal.
Members of an Esquimalt First Nation band danced before the start of a public hearing on a rezoning application for a resort in the Jordan River area.

Three days of public hearings on JDF resort rezoning

Bus loads of opponents fill EMCS theatre

Members of an Esquimalt First Nation band danced before the start of a public hearing on a rezoning application for a resort in the Jordan River area.

Local man aids in humanitarian work

Making a child's life easier through reconstruction surgery

Social media is powerful

Editorial

Hicks will deny JDF rezoning application

Marine Trail resort will not proceed

Sooke pickers: fruit tree project

Waste not, want not

The second place winner of the Beach Art competition in 2010.
The second place winner of the Beach Art competition in 2010.
Bill Glasier inspects some core samples taken off Valentine Mountain.

Just scratching the surface: Gold exploration

Exploration yields gold veins on Valentine Mountain.

Bill Glasier inspects some core samples taken off Valentine Mountain.
DeMamiel Creek dam as it was in the 1970s. It was built by volunteers.

DeMamiel Creek dam built by volunteers

Dam will be decommissioned

DeMamiel Creek dam as it was in the 1970s. It was built by volunteers.
A charter boat waits on anchor for the big halibut.

Early halibut closure angers local guides

Devastating news for local halibut fishery

A charter boat waits on anchor for the big halibut.

Pacheedaht insulted by misleading statements

Issue taken to RCMP

Nicole Bottles underwent 'liberation therapy' to help combat some of the symptoms she has with Lyme disease.

Liberating Nicole

Controversial therapy helps ease Lyme disease symptoms

Nicole Bottles underwent 'liberation therapy' to help combat some of the symptoms she has with Lyme disease.
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