Sharron Ho

Richard and Ellen Lewers check out the produce at the 2012 Sooke Fall Fair.

Getting set for 100th birthday

The Sooke Fall Fair will celebrate a milestone birthday this year

Richard and Ellen Lewers check out the produce at the 2012 Sooke Fall Fair.
The TASK program will give students a jump into the trades field.   Pictured are Corinna Zimmermann

TASK gets students ready for work in the trades

High school program has instructors from Camosun college

The TASK program will give students a jump into the trades field.   Pictured are Corinna Zimmermann
With the help of her family

Young women lend a helping hand

Lunches for the homeless and needy prepared by Sooke youth

With the help of her family
Registered midwife

Delivering a more personal experience

Sooke midwife finds her business is experiencing growth

Registered midwife
The Sooke Seahawks pictured with coach Tim Kearse during a cross training clinic.

Seahawks start training

The young footballers will be training through January to February for the upcoming spring season

The Sooke Seahawks pictured with coach Tim Kearse during a cross training clinic.

Firefighters respond to oil spills over holiday

Two oil spills meant necessary clean up by fire department

Ballerina Emily Albert

Young ballerina following her dreams of the big stage

Sooke's Emily Albert wants to be a part of the ballet world

Ballerina Emily Albert
Sooke Soccer Club girls prepare to sing the national anthem.

Local soccer players sing national anthem

Young players represent Sooke and the future of women's soccer at regional tourney

Sooke Soccer Club girls prepare to sing the national anthem.

Football teams preparing for fall season

EMCS football program starting up off-season training

Sooke woman dies on ATV

Coroner is looking cause of death of 58-year-old woman on ATV

Pilar Maekawa

Local skate pair aim for Japan

Leonardo and Pilar Maekawa have earned enough points to skate at the Four Continents

Pilar Maekawa
Sooke News Mirror reporter Sharron Ho went on a ride-along with the RCMP.

Riding along with the RCMP

Sooke News Mirror reporter Sharron Ho saw what happens at a road block

Sooke News Mirror reporter Sharron Ho went on a ride-along with the RCMP.
A well was drilled for a new car wash in Sooke.

Rub-a-dub-dub two car washes in the hub

Proposed car wash owners in Sooke town centre drill for water

A well was drilled for a new car wash in Sooke.
Jordan Schutt

EMCS footballers give back to community

Football players delivered approximately 5,000 phone books in the East Sooke and Sooke area

Jordan Schutt
Todd Kozinka

Basketball coming for kids

Youth basketball program catered to elementary school aged children coming to Sooke

Todd Kozinka
A flock of brave people dive into the ocean at Whiffin Spit for the 2008 Polar Bear Swim.

Welcome New Year with frigid ocean swim

The Otter Point Volunteer Fire Department is bringing back their Polar Bear Swim for its 21st year

A flock of brave people dive into the ocean at Whiffin Spit for the 2008 Polar Bear Swim.
Four-year-old Emily places a 'What did you read today?' sheet on the Christmas tree at the Sooke library.

Win a Kobo

Sooke Public Library offers readers a chance to win e-reader

Four-year-old Emily places a 'What did you read today?' sheet on the Christmas tree at the Sooke library.
Courtney Schutt expresses herself in poetry.

Young poet gets published

Sooke teen expresses herself through writing poetry

Courtney Schutt expresses herself in poetry.
Harlequin dancers were featured as the second act in the Move This! Dance Studio performance at Ayre Manor on Dec. 15.

Young dancers take stage at Ayre Manor

Performers with Move This! Dance Studio had their first community event at the local seniors’ facility

Harlequin dancers were featured as the second act in the Move This! Dance Studio performance at Ayre Manor on Dec. 15.
Dave Bennett volunteers for the Christmas Bureau.

Need just keeps getting bigger

Charities, such as Christmas Bureau, struggling to keep up with demand

Dave Bennett volunteers for the Christmas Bureau.