Pirjo Raits

Hockey is… healthy

We asked people on the street if they are on the Canucks’…

Home sales slower than anticipated

With the world economy in a depressed state and no obvious end…

Gail Hall

Citizen’s group opposd long-term sewer deal

Citizens for Fair Sewer Services for Sooke organize

Gail Hall
Local fibre artist Juno has three works of art in Art Attire 2011 at the Art Gallery of Greater Victoria on June 11.

Art flirts with fashion

She describes her sculptural piece as an interactive piece which depicts a…

Local fibre artist Juno has three works of art in Art Attire 2011 at the Art Gallery of Greater Victoria on June 11.

Hicks plans to run again

Enjoying what one does is often better than money in the bank.Juan…

Marcus Farmer and Rod Sluggett duke it out for hockey supremacy. Shoppers Drug Mart's Marcus Farmer says Boston in seven while Sooke News Mirror publisher Rod Sluggett says Vancouver in six. The Stanley Cup finals begins tonight.

Go team go!

Big and bad or fast and skilled? Marcus Farmer, left and Rod…

Marcus Farmer and Rod Sluggett duke it out for hockey supremacy. Shoppers Drug Mart's Marcus Farmer says Boston in seven while Sooke News Mirror publisher Rod Sluggett says Vancouver in six. The Stanley Cup finals begins tonight.

Mystery writers converge with locals

Two of Sooke’s mystery writers will be on hand at a national…

Laura Byrne

Pedestrian river crossing shelved

District of Sooke council is shelving plans to build a pedestrian bridge…

Laura Byrne
Time Warped

Time Warped

The annual musical theatre production featuring music from the 1960’s and 80’s…

Time Warped
Seven-year-old Victoria takes a close look at Meg Burgess' ceramic art at the Fired Up! exhibition in Metchosin on May 28.

All Fired Up!

Victoria, seven-years-old, takes a close look at Meg Burgess’ fine art pottery…

Seven-year-old Victoria takes a close look at Meg Burgess' ceramic art at the Fired Up! exhibition in Metchosin on May 28.
Gerda Alderson

Gardeners reveal their secrets

What has been a well-kept secret won’t be for very long. People…

Gerda Alderson
Juan de Fuca Electoral Area Regional Director Mike HIcks

Hicks announces plans to run again

Regional Director looking at another three years

Juan de Fuca Electoral Area Regional Director Mike HIcks

Pay hikes recommended for three regional directors

The Electoral Area Services Committee, a standing committee of the Capital Regional…

CRD aasks Chong to reconsider decision

The Capital Regional District Board, unhappy with the decision made by Minister…

Darcy Smith hopes the arena will be full of  fitness enthusiasts burning calories.

Fighting a battle with fitness and fun

Two-hour fitness challenge at SEAPARC

Darcy Smith hopes the arena will be full of  fitness enthusiasts burning calories.

Sewer franchise agreement draws a variety of responses

At the District of Sooke Committee of the Whole meeting on May…

Marine Trail decision may be tabled until June

It is going to take some time yet before any decisions are…

Four-year-old Charlotte takes a look at the pretty pansies for sale at the Sooke Country Market.  The market opened this past weekend and will run each Saturday until the autumn. Local farmers are selling everything from salad greens to tomato plants

Pretty in pink

Four-year-old Charlotte takes a look at the pretty pansies for sale at…

Four-year-old Charlotte takes a look at the pretty pansies for sale at the Sooke Country Market.  The market opened this past weekend and will run each Saturday until the autumn. Local farmers are selling everything from salad greens to tomato plants

Council dumps criminal record check fee

Council briefs

What is an “emergency”?

Sooke shares a major artery with Metchosin and Port Renfrew and when…