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Vancouver Island science project to be launched into space

Experiment designed by 5 Parksville high school students will travel to International Space Station

  • Jan 15, 2019

VIDEO: RBCM’s Wonder Sunday brings fossils into focus

Every Sunday from 1 to 3 p.m. kids learn about science and history through interactive activities

  • Jan 14, 2019

Owner of WestCoast Tire left lasting impression on the community

Jeff Seabrook never met a charity he wouldn’t assist

  • Jan 14, 2019
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SOOKE GARDEN CLUB: It’s a New Year – Here We Grow Again

Jeff de Jong aims to inspire at next meeting

  • Jan 13, 2019

CURATOR’S CORNER: A year in review

Sooke Region Museum had busy year

  • Jan 13, 2019

Help Fill a Dream sends Cordova Bay kid to Disneyland

Disney the dream destination of choice for Island kids with life threatening conditions

Surfriders return to Cadboro Bay

Local environmental organization brings monthly beach cleanup back to Caddy Bay

  • Jan 12, 2019

Sooke’s library a place of discovery and fun

Programs go far beyond traditional library roles

PHOTOS: Seedy Saturday thrives in Saanich

Green thumbs flock to the Gardens at HCP

Demand on food banks continues to grow

Food banks struggle with a ‘new norm’

Sidney volunteer firefighter takes top job in Kootenay town

Assistant Fire Chief Joe Geary has accepted fire chief role in Christina Lake after a decade on the Peninsula

Gingerbread creations smash fundraising record in Victoria

More than $90,000 raised through annual Gingerbread Showcase for Habitat for Humanity Victoria

SOOKE: HISTORY: Sooke’s youth – 90 years ago

The group is significant to the community’s history

  • Jan 11, 2019

Plight of orcas examined in Sooke forum

UVic researcher discusses slow moving extinction of the species

New dog greeter at Fairmont Empress is spreading smiles

Trained as a guide dog, Winston was ‘too friendly’ for official service

B.C. man drives all night to get photo of rare duck

Local ‘bird-nerd’ gets shot of Mandarin Duck

VIDEO: Theo the 800-pound pig finds a home on Vancouver Island

An 800-pound rescued Langley pig, named Theodore, is off to a livestock sanctuary on the Island.

Statue to honour RCMP still in the works

Group plans fundraising push this year