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Free fishing allowed for Family Fishing Weekend

Most fishing is being offered for free this weekend in recognition of a celebrated family tradition

Looking back

  • Jun 16th, 2018

Lowest tides in years expose Island seashore

Moon and sun collaborate for significant low tides this summer with more lows predicted to return July 13 and Aug. 11

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Sooke resident celebrates 100th birthday
Black Press Career Fair - Nanaimo (full)
Black Press Career Fair - Nanaimo (tease)
Black Press Career Fair - Nanaimo

5 fun things to do this weekend in Greater Victoria

Car Free YYJ, family fishing, Sooke bluegrass, walk for cancer and a mascot’s birthday

Emotional trauma the hardest, says burn survivor

Burn Camp helps young survivors wear their scars as ‘badges of honour’

Young Oak Bay woman sees impact of bicycles first hand in Malawi, Africa

Daughter’s volunteer work inspires Oak Bay mom to get gathering for with Bikes4Humanity

Norwegian man finds biological family in B.C.

Family reunion for adopted man almost 50 years in the making.

Puppy love comes to Kiwanis Village

St. Johns Ambulance program delivers smiles to Victoria seniors

New scholarship fund supports UVic’s best graduate students

$2.25-million scholarship fund aims to spark innovation, economic growth and research

  • Jun 12th, 2018

Therapy dogs have pawsitive benefits on young patients

Program expanded to VGH’s pediatric unit in the fall

Feast of Fields settles in for the summer of 2018

Vancouver Island Feast set for Kildara Farms in North Saanich on Aug. 26

  • Jun 11th, 2018

Mother in her fifties finishes high school, graduates with daughter

Recent graduate encourages other adults to get Dogwood Diploma using Adult Upgrading Grant

These running shoes are works of art

Sooke artist designs one-of-a-kind sneakers

UVic welcomes more than 3,700 new grads

Convocations span the week of June 11

Tickets on sale for RCMP Musical Ride

Troop performs in Sooke on Aug 18 and 19

Antique pedal car restoration rolls on for charity

Oak Bay man gets new Langford car to restore for Children’s Health Foundation of Vancouver Island

Sooke church fundraiser helps garden grow

Concert, tea and silent auction planned for June 17

  • Jun 10th, 2018

Saanich man’s concern for Ash Road safety draws police response

Resident attempting to slow down traffic on road where girl was critically injured