The day started out cool and rainy but by the end of the polar dip, a rainbow appeared. (Contributed photo.)

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A round-up of this week’s top stories

The top Sooke stories for the week of Jan. 7 are brought to you by Sooke Video Network.

Sooke Fire Rescue Department is seeing an increase in female members. For more information on this story, click here.

Sooke Harmony Project is inviting the community to its first-ever Strings Faculty Concert on Tuesday. For more information on this story, click here.

More than 100 people participated in this years Polar Bear dip at the Whiffen Spit. For more information on this story, click here.

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