Community

Gerry Cumming has been an important volunteer in Sooke for 50 years.

Sooke volunteer: Gerry Cumming

The Sooke Region Volunteer Centre is highlighting Sooke volunteers.

  • Apr 2, 2014
Gerry Cumming has been an important volunteer in Sooke for 50 years.
Marian Roberson

A doyenne from our historical past

Historian Elida Peers writes about the history in the Sooke region

Marian Roberson

Take a hike this April

The Juan de Fuca Commmunity Trails Socieity organizes hikes throughout the year

  • Apr 2, 2014
Armed militia guarded the flowline.

Armed horsemen on patrol

Sooke region historian Elida Peers writes about the past

Armed militia guarded the flowline.
Pi champions

Pi Day at Journey

Journey middle school students excel at memorizing

  • Mar 26, 2014
Pi champions

The scene at Saseenos elementary school

Student reporters write about what is happening at their schools

  • Mar 26, 2014
Equestrians and walkers are all welcome along the trails at Admiral’s Forest

Forest for all Seasons mixes poetry with nature

Fund raising event to preserve wilderness forest along West Coast Road

Equestrians and walkers are all welcome along the trails at Admiral’s Forest
Samantha Norrie

Sooke student a champion in Pokemon

Competition may take Samantha Norrie to Washington DC in 2014

  • Mar 26, 2014
Samantha Norrie

Fall Fair Flea Market

Products from farms and gardens for sale through spring market

  • Mar 26, 2014
Cookies!

Classic cookies on sale

Sooke Girl Guides will be out and about selling cookies

  • Mar 19, 2014
Cookies!
Cooper Cove was the site where the flow line was being assembled.

Our water pipeline adventure

Historian Elida Peers writes about the past in the Sooke region

Cooper Cove was the site where the flow line was being assembled.

March is fraud Prevention Month, so be aware

A list of some of the recent scams and what to do if scammed

  • Mar 19, 2014

Learning to swim saves lives

Local leisure centre offers subsidized life saving swim classes

Sooke Volunteer Fair set for April

The second Saturday in April sees the third annual Volunteer Fair in Sooke.

Jolympics and other great things at Journey

Middle school student writes on events taking place

  • Mar 12, 2014

It’s in you to give: volunteers needed for clinics

Sooke Blood Donor Clinic seeking community-minded volunteers

  • Mar 12, 2014
Superintendent D.I. Walker

The family that built Jordan River

Duncan Irvine Walker came to develop a hydro-electric system

Superintendent D.I. Walker
Krystal Dickenson

From EMCS to baking in Paris

Culinary Arts graduate from Sooke heading to Europe to learn

Krystal Dickenson
Pretty in Pink

Pretty in Pink!

Anti-bullying campaign brings out the rosy hues in people

  • Mar 5, 2014
Pretty in Pink

Events at John Muir

Student writers outline events taking place at their schools

  • Mar 5, 2014