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Kevin Laird Sooke News Mirror

Sooke’s Wild Mountain restaurant is a gold medal treasure

Restaurant beats out others in Victoria in eatery competition

Six Indigenous plant gardens unveiled at Victoria schools

Project helps deepen connection to traditional land, plants

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Burning at Rocky Point until May 30

Rick Stiebel News Staff Burning of debris at Rocky Point in Metchosin…

  • May 7, 2019

Quadra Village Day features host of activities

Quadra Village Day is Saturday, May 11, from 9:30 a.m. to 1 p.m., on Kings Road

Plant sale fundraiser supports alternative, continuing and adult education centre this weekend in Colwood

Local growers and students will sell a variety of planters, flowers and vegetables

  • May 10, 2019

Historic document discovered in Oak Bay attic

Paper conservator restores century-old document, reveals 24 names of Oak Bay First World War vets

View Royal residents see traffic and policing as major concerns

Survey shows vast majority of View Royal residents rate quality of life as ‘good’ or ‘very good’

RCMP challenge residents to Cram the Cruiser

May 11 challenge in aid of Saanich Peninsula Lions food bank

Colwood mourns loss of community leader

The death of Dick Emery has cast a shadow of sadness across…

Saanich Archives hosts open house Wednesday

Event gives public chance to learn more about available resources

Saanich youth among the first to meet the 2019 Tour de Rock team

Canadian Cancer Society Cops for Cancer team launches Friday at Glanford Middle School

11 exceptional Oak Bay youth honoured at 2019 YES Awards

Youth recognized for volunteerism, arts, citizenship, academics, athletics, overcoming obstacles

  • May 7, 2019

Guide Dogs lap up the attention at Keating Elementary

Children meet Rowdy and Amber, two of BC and Alberta Guide Dogs’ puppies

Victoria woman seeks friends for her dad, disfigured by cancer

Kaitlyn Michaelis’s father loves to ride his motorcycle but is having trouble finding a crew

Have your say at #YYJ’s annual public general meeting

Victoria International Airport’s Annual Public General Meeting this week

Oak Bay students abuzz for new bee garden

Two bee hives added to school field at Glenlyon Norfolk School on Beach Drive

Bigg’s orcas in the Salish Sea point to shifting habitat of resident killer whales

Transient whales congregate in large numbers as residents head off-shore in search of salmon