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Cows take morning stroll through Sooke neighbourhood

Cows take morning stroll through Sooke neighbourhood

Sooke residents in Sunriver Estates woke up to an unusual surprise this…

Cows take morning stroll through Sooke neighbourhood
One of Sooke’s most mysterious historical property’s, Grouse Nest, has just on the market for $6.98 million. (Photo contributed)

Mysterious East Sooke ‘Grouse Nest’ up for sale

Luxurious East Sooke property on selling block for $6.98 million

One of Sooke’s most mysterious historical property’s, Grouse Nest, has just on the market for $6.98 million. (Photo contributed)
Public asked for views on more improvements to Highway 14

Public asked for views on more improvements to Highway 14

Open house held in Sooke last night

Public asked for views on more improvements to Highway 14
Photo from Metro News Source

CRD tightens leash on dog walkers

Five regional parks in Sooke now have new restrictions on dogs

Photo from Metro News Source
Youth sailing program seeks docking facility in Sooke

Youth sailing program seeks docking facility in Sooke

Council to write letter of support to Sooke Harbour Authority

Youth sailing program seeks docking facility in Sooke
Sooke woman caught up in Craigslist rental scam

Sooke woman caught up in Craigslist rental scam

Homeowner says hundreds of potential tenants showed up ready to move in

Sooke woman caught up in Craigslist rental scam
These running shoes are works of art

These running shoes are works of art

Sooke artist designs one-of-a-kind sneakers

These running shoes are works of art
Mobile medical clinic rolls through Greater Victoria this summer

Mobile medical clinic rolls through Greater Victoria this summer

Service intended to help those living in rough or rural conditions

Mobile medical clinic rolls through Greater Victoria this summer
After beating cancer twice and then opening up the first vegan food truck in Sooke, it’s safe to say Shawna Knight, owner of Buddha Box, really is queen of the comeback. (Dawn Gibson/Sooke News Mirror)

‘Queen of the comeback’ opens food truck in Sooke

After completing two bouts with cancer, Shawna Knight started her own healthy business

After beating cancer twice and then opening up the first vegan food truck in Sooke, it’s safe to say Shawna Knight, owner of Buddha Box, really is queen of the comeback. (Dawn Gibson/Sooke News Mirror)
Island woman plans two massive swims this summer

Island woman plans two massive swims this summer

Water adventure fundraisers for MS and First Nations youth camps

Island woman plans two massive swims this summer
VIDEO: Campers leave big mess at rural Port Renfrew campsite

VIDEO: Campers leave big mess at rural Port Renfrew campsite

Vehicle parts, garbage, a mattress, lawn chairs, beer cans, and even fecal matter left in the area

VIDEO: Campers leave big mess at rural Port Renfrew campsite
Sooke mom threatens legal action against sunscreen company

Sooke mom threatens legal action against sunscreen company

Caleb Jordan, 6, was covered in blisters 20 minutes after using Banana Boat sunscreen

Sooke mom threatens legal action against sunscreen company
Betsy travels a million miles – accident free

Betsy travels a million miles – accident free

Bus driver earns B.C. Transit’s Million Miler award

Betsy travels a million miles – accident free
Sooke surfer hangs ten, but he’s only eight

Sooke surfer hangs ten, but he’s only eight

Maui Barrenientos and family moved to Sooke in search of best waves in Canada

Sooke surfer hangs ten, but he’s only eight
Filmmaker Trevor Holt is playing the lead role the feature film Beyond Four Walls. The film is going to be entirely shot in the Sooke Region, featuring local people, places, businesses and products. (Contributed by Trevor Holt)

Sooke inspires feature film

Filmmaker Trevor Holt wrote film based on people and places in Sooke

Filmmaker Trevor Holt is playing the lead role the feature film Beyond Four Walls. The film is going to be entirely shot in the Sooke Region, featuring local people, places, businesses and products. (Contributed by Trevor Holt)
A letter to my former self

A letter to my former self

Dawn Gibson, a reporter for the Sooke News Mirror, reflects on climbing into the boxing ring for the first time

A letter to my former self
Bad publicity hurts entire B.C. shellfish industry

Bad publicity hurts entire B.C. shellfish industry

Many farms ‘down 50 per cent in sales’ following recent norovirus outbreak

Bad publicity hurts entire B.C. shellfish industry
Hundreds of thousands of people attended the 2017 Surrey Vaisakhi Parade, held Saturday April 22 in Newton. This year, Victoria will hold it’s first ever Vaisakhi Parade on Sunday, April 29 starting at 470 Cecelia Road from 11 a.m. to 1 p.m. (Photo by Gord Goble/Black Press)

Weekend hit list: Things to do in Greater Victoria this weekend

Here are 5 things you shouldn’t miss!

Hundreds of thousands of people attended the 2017 Surrey Vaisakhi Parade, held Saturday April 22 in Newton. This year, Victoria will hold it’s first ever Vaisakhi Parade on Sunday, April 29 starting at 470 Cecelia Road from 11 a.m. to 1 p.m. (Photo by Gord Goble/Black Press)
UPDATE: Missing Sooke man found safe

UPDATE: Missing Sooke man found safe

The man who was thought to be missing in Sooke has been…

UPDATE: Missing Sooke man found safe
Girls soccer team kicks off at Sooke school

Girls soccer team kicks off at Sooke school

Squad hits pitch for first time eight years

Girls soccer team kicks off at Sooke school