Sharron Ho

Mayor Wendal Milne

EDC abolished

Commission will be replaced by three advisory panels

Mayor Wendal Milne
Nai'a's beautiful tresses will be cut of for wigs for cancer patients.

Letting her hair down for charity

Eight-year-old is cutting off her hair for Cops for Cancer fundraiser

Nai'a's beautiful tresses will be cut of for wigs for cancer patients.
SAFARS volunteer

Feral cat a little safer with SAFARS

Non-profit group in Sooke is catching and neutering and spaying wild cats

SAFARS volunteer
Bear Aware program begins in Sooke area.

Education will reduce beat/human conflicts

Bear Aware program aims to reduce bear problem in Sooke area.

Bear Aware program begins in Sooke area.

Put your garden on display

Sooke Philharmonic Society seeking new gardens for 2012 garden tour

A Grand Re-opening has been slated for Sept. 22.

Local gym doubles in size

A year-long renovation improves club’s atmosphere and amenities

A Grand Re-opening has been slated for Sept. 22.
Nine-year-old Gary Isacson Jr.

Young racers place first in age categories

Sooke residents, Gary Isacson Jr., 9, and sister Jackie, 7, are Skagit Midget Quarter racing champions

Nine-year-old Gary Isacson Jr.
Tamara England

Beach Art beauty

Young girl is pictured with her creation at the Sooke Beach Art event

Tamara England
Sooke resident Darrell Mackay dumps yard waste at the Sooke Disposal drop-off site. The site will no longer be available for drop off as of Sept. 30.

Local garbage disposal site closing

Sooke Disposal needs to find a new site for business

Sooke resident Darrell Mackay dumps yard waste at the Sooke Disposal drop-off site. The site will no longer be available for drop off as of Sept. 30.
Mike Hicks and Wally Vowles with salmon sculpture.

Salmon trio

A concrete sculpture was donated to help raise money for salmon enhancement projects

Mike Hicks and Wally Vowles with salmon sculpture.
New coach

EMCS Wolverines have new coach

Darryl Pollock will ensure each team member will receive field time

New coach
Joel Dorval

Family stays strong when faced with cancer

Joel Dorval, 10, was diagnosed with leukemia at six years old

Joel Dorval
The Sooke Skating Club at their Ice Show on March 14 at the SEAPARC arena.

Sooke Skating Club opens registration, returns to ice

Registration for five different programs is currently ongoing

The Sooke Skating Club at their Ice Show on March 14 at the SEAPARC arena.

Mark you calendars for reading fun

Literacy and fun promoted for all ages and all reading levels

Sandra Scafe

Get ready to creat some art!

Annual Beach Art competition set for Sunday, Sept. 9

Sandra Scafe

Third derby for local marina

Participation was down for this year's Sooke Harbour Resort and Marina

Rich D’Appolonia does sharp turns on the ice with club participants aged between 6-9.

Dapps Hockey Challenge holds third year

The hockey school had on ice and off ice activities for club participants in the SEAPARC area

Rich D’Appolonia does sharp turns on the ice with club participants aged between 6-9.

Clark talks about Falcon

Premier Christy Clark opens up about Kevin Falcon's plan to depart politics

Composer Carmyn Slater

Young composer wins for original work

Thirteen-year-old Carmyn Slater composes Klezmer piece

Composer Carmyn Slater
The Sooke Harbourside Lions’ duck may be taken prisoner during Jail-a-thon.

Locals will be taken prisoner

Fundraiser for Cops for Cancer to include jail time

The Sooke Harbourside Lions’ duck may be taken prisoner during Jail-a-thon.