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Procedures chaniging for head lice checks

School District 62 will no longer perform check for pediculosis

  • Sep 12, 2012

New survey for JdFEA residents

OPSRRA sends out questions to the community in newsletter

  • Sep 12, 2012
Mike Hicks and Wally Vowles with salmon sculpture.

Salmon trio

A concrete sculpture was donated to help raise money for salmon enhancement projects

Mike Hicks and Wally Vowles with salmon sculpture.

Two community agencies to merge

Cooperative to set up by Sooke's CASA and Sooke Community Health Initiative

Car wash location draws opposition

Proposed environmentally-friendly car wash in Sooke core not wanted by some

Pull over for paramedics

Know what to do when an ambulance is at an accident scene

  • Sep 12, 2012
The housing market is reported as steady and flat this past August.

Housing market slow

Houses for sale sitting on the market longer in 2012

The housing market is reported as steady and flat this past August.

Mark you calendars for reading fun

Literacy and fun promoted for all ages and all reading levels

University of Victoria theatre grad Emily Piggford stars in Frost as Naya

Spotlight on Victoria talent at TIFF

Filmmaker, actress debut at prestigious Toronto International Film Festival

University of Victoria theatre grad Emily Piggford stars in Frost as Naya
Emergency medical dispatcher Bill Hadden takes a call at the EMD dispatch centre in the Vancouver Island Tech Park.

Staying calm, confident and clear

B.C. Ambulance Service guide callers through every emergency

Emergency medical dispatcher Bill Hadden takes a call at the EMD dispatch centre in the Vancouver Island Tech Park.
September 5

Picket line goes up at UVic

Two unions currently undertaking job action say the students won't be impacted by the strike until Sept. 17 at the earliest.

September 5
Sharron Ho donates blood for the first time.

Her’s to give

Blood donor clinic regulars miss date, first timers fill void

Sharron Ho donates blood for the first time.
Community abundance.

Community adundance

Sooke's Sunriver Allotment Gardens are a success story.

Community abundance.

Clark talks about Falcon

Premier Christy Clark opens up about Kevin Falcon's plan to depart politics

Composer Carmyn Slater

Young composer wins for original work

Thirteen-year-old Carmyn Slater composes Klezmer piece

Composer Carmyn Slater
The Sooke Harbourside Lions’ duck may be taken prisoner during Jail-a-thon.

Locals will be taken prisoner

Fundraiser for Cops for Cancer to include jail time

The Sooke Harbourside Lions’ duck may be taken prisoner during Jail-a-thon.

Small 3.0 earthquake felt in Sooke and area

No damage was reported from tremor, but it is a quake-up call

Fishing limitations

New department of Fisheries regulations in Port Renfrew

  • Sep 4, 2012

Serious injuries sustained in head-on collision

Three accident victims airlifted to hospital after being rescued by Jaws of Life.

  • Sep 4, 2012
A tale of a pig and a panel

The pig and the panel truck

Elida Peers tells the story of a fortunate pig and a not so fortunate truck driver

A tale of a pig and a panel
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