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Order of Canada marking 50-year anniversary

Quintessential Canadian additions to this year’s Order of Canada

Miss BC competition a ‘catalyst’ for confidence, advocacy

Past winner Tara Teng reflects on her accomplishments as this year’s event approaches

Leadership lessons forged from politics

Book review: On! Achieving Excellence in Leadership

Norma’s Kitchen

Grilled Lam Shanks

  • May 4th, 2011

Eco-tourism in Port Renfrew

Avatar grove draws people to old-growth forest

  • Jul 20th, 2011

REPLAY: B.C. this week in video

In case you missed it, here's a look at replay-worthy highlights from across the province this week

Later Life Ramblings

Shirley Lower writes about issues important to seniors in Sooke

Farmhouse recipe

This is a picture of a lamb cake which is a tradition in our family for Easter.

  • Mar 27th, 2013

Where in the World?

Sooke News Mirror readers send along their travel photos

  • Jan 8th, 2014

Norma’s Kitchen

Muscles with Fettucine

  • Feb 15th, 2011

VIDEO: Students battle in Pacific Northwest robotics competition

More than 300 high school students from B.C., Alta., and Washington took part in the VEX Robotics competition

Light it up blue for World Autism Awareness Day

Every year on April 2, the organization invites the world to #lightitupblue

Farmhouse recipes

Ellen Lewers offers up a recipe for delicious spareribs

Taste standards for pot are coming: UBC study

Marijuana could soon have flavours as standardized as shiraz and pinot gris are for wine

BC Parks Foundation board begins work

Board gets $10 million endowment, will raise money and encourage more use of provincial parks

Have you got any unclaimed cash at the Bank of Canada?

The central bank is holding about $678 million in unclaimed funds. Here’s how to find out if any of it is yours.

The coming disruption: How robots might upend different professions

The study argues that tasks, not entire professions, will be affected

Winning ticket for Friday’s $25 million Lotto Max jackpot in B.C.

The next jackpot of an estimated $10 million will be drawn March 17.

Black Press papers up for Ma Murray awards

The awards honour community newspaper excellence across B.C.