Britt Santowski

Sooke Loggers play strong in Wisconsin, come in second

Fastpitch baseball battle places Sooke team in second after five games

As much as they like your garbage, bears will fare better if you put a lid on it

Group of youth want to ensure bears are not killed

Working to keep the Internet an open source

Emma Irwin is a passionate advocate for web literacy

Sooke’s Kiana Swift contributes to the Vancouver Island Wave U15 soccer success

Sooke’s Kiana Swift contributes to the Vancouver Island Wave U15 soccer success

Sports Briefs: Hockey

Alec Dillon was drafted to the L.A. Kings. Dysin Mayo was drafted to the Arizona Coyotes.

Sports Briefs: Baseball

Sooke Loggers place second at Vancouver's Bob Law Memorial Challenge, and three Sooke fast-pitch teams make the Provincials

THROTTLE THERAPY: Riding with deer, bucking the trend

Riding your motorcycle safely amongst the deer on Vancouver Island (and beyond) means knowing certain deer facts.

Ground breaking for new East Sooke firehall

The shovels are in the dirt for replacement firehall

Sooke sibling skaters nominated for Inspirational Latin Awards 2014

Sooke's Pilar and Leonardo Maekawa are nominated for the Inspirational Latin Awards 2014.

Anti-spam legislation to take effect July 1

Government introduces legislation but it is difficult to regulate

Construction impedes mobility scooter

An accessible sidewalk is located across the highway

THROTTLE THERAPY: Lane position, not a rule but an active strategy

Actively choosing your lane position is an important conscious thought for any motorcyclist.

Sooke U14C fast pitch girls get the gold, go to Provincials

On June 14, the Sooke U14C fast pitch girls became the South Island Vancouver Island District champions.

Trevor Bligh’s game jersey was just retired … but will he?

Trevor Bligh's game jersey was retired at the EMCS Awards Night ceremony held earlier this month in Sooke.

Food trucks fulfills dream

Food trucks are becoming increasingly popular on Vancouver Island

Stick branches out

Local coffee shop extends to Prestige hotel for the summer

Throttle Therapy: Co-existing with trucks on the road

Some tips on sharing the road with truckers, an unavoidable reality. Seeing things through their eyes can be a great eye-opener.

U16 boys softball fundraise to play off-island tournaments

The U16 boys' softball team is constantly fundraising for off-Island tournaments. The Sooke News Mirror spoke with theme to find out why.

Rescuers called out in separate incidents

Search and rescue services were required in Sooke incidents

The show must go on despite strike

Student productions opens tonight for two-night run