Dawn Gibson

Sooke to host Western Canada’s first all-female boxing card

Sooke to host Western Canada’s first all-female boxing card

58 fighters from across North America to be featured at April 28 and 29 event

Sooke to host Western Canada’s first all-female boxing card
Reporter Dawn Gibson at the Sooke Boxing Club in Sooke. Gibson will be competing in her first boxing fight March 27 or 28. (Arnold Lim/Black Press)

From wet noodle to Killer bee

Sooke reporter reflects on four month boxing challenge

Reporter Dawn Gibson at the Sooke Boxing Club in Sooke. Gibson will be competing in her first boxing fight March 27 or 28. (Arnold Lim/Black Press)
Armed man invades Sooke home

Armed man invades Sooke home

RCMP responded to robbery early Monday morning; few details released

Armed man invades Sooke home
Pot and vape smoke now face same regulations as tobacco in CRD

Pot and vape smoke now face same regulations as tobacco in CRD

CRD approved new bylaw at April 11 meeting

Pot and vape smoke now face same regulations as tobacco in CRD
Community invited to join Sooke spring clean up

Community invited to join Sooke spring clean up

The region-wide event on April 14 is intended to be a friendly competition between communities

Community invited to join Sooke spring clean up
Clean up creates grave problems at Sooke cemetery

Clean up creates grave problems at Sooke cemetery

Family upset after mementos destroyed after spring maintenance

Clean up creates grave problems at Sooke cemetery
New Otter Point pot dispensary at risk of closure: RCMP

New Otter Point pot dispensary at risk of closure: RCMP

CRD leaves future of store in hands of RCMP

New Otter Point pot dispensary at risk of closure: RCMP
Health officials seek same bylaw as tobacco for vaping and pot smoking

Health officials seek same bylaw as tobacco for vaping and pot smoking

CRD to discuss issue at Wednesday’s meeting

Health officials seek same bylaw as tobacco for vaping and pot smoking
Stolen East Sooke puppies returned

Stolen East Sooke puppies returned

Plight of other Sooke Region animals good and bad

Stolen East Sooke puppies returned
B.C. Transit to reduce service for spring

B.C. Transit to reduce service for spring

Route changes come into effect April 9

B.C. Transit to reduce service for spring
Group calls for limited access to backcountry roads near Jordan River

Group calls for limited access to backcountry roads near Jordan River

Victoria Fish and Game Protective Association says closures would limit misuse of woods

Group calls for limited access to backcountry roads near Jordan River
Two puppies snatched from East Sooke home

Two puppies snatched from East Sooke home

Anyone with information asked to contact Sooke RCMP

Two puppies snatched from East Sooke home
Victoria Women’s Expo showcases the latest trends

Victoria Women’s Expo showcases the latest trends

Over 100 vendors feature lots of beauty, health, food, jewelry products and more

Victoria Women’s Expo showcases the latest trends
Target shooting under scrutiny at Jordan River

Target shooting under scrutiny at Jordan River

Shooters using everything from ‘machine guns’ to shotguns – and making a mess

Target shooting under scrutiny at Jordan River
Sooke couple seeks to rescue Aruban street dog

Sooke couple seeks to rescue Aruban street dog

Brian Rundle flew back to Aruba Friday to bring “Ruby” home

Sooke couple seeks to rescue Aruban street dog
Sooke remembers Norman Nelson

Sooke remembers Norman Nelson

Founder of Sooke Philharmonic Orchestra dies at 86

Sooke remembers Norman Nelson
Rookie boxer gains new self-confidence

Rookie boxer gains new self-confidence

After ten weeks of training ‘Killer’ Gibson is ‘unstoppable’

Rookie boxer gains new self-confidence
Cyberbullying weighs heavily on young people

Cyberbullying weighs heavily on young people

Pink Shirt Day on Wednesday

Cyberbullying weighs heavily on young people
Sooke mom hopeful for funding to treat child’s debilitating arthritis

Sooke mom hopeful for funding to treat child’s debilitating arthritis

Jillian Lanthier ‘prays’ for $19,000 per-dose drug for her son

Sooke mom hopeful for funding to treat child’s debilitating arthritis
Foot found near Victoria belonged to missing Washington man

Foot found near Victoria belonged to missing Washington man

No foul play suspected in death of Stanley Okumoto, 79

Foot found near Victoria belonged to missing Washington man
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