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Kemp Lake boat access plan causing waves

The proposal calls for the implementation of a fishing dock, picnic area, and reworked boat access ramp off Milligan Road

Council eyes changes to union bargain process

Sooke council recently amended a motion to extend services to an outside contractor.

Sooke Mounties now armed with high-powered rifles

Semi-automatic carbine rifles part of RCMP’s push to better arm police officers

Sooke council begins prep work for 2017 budget

The district must approve its 2017 to 2021 financial plan by May 15.

UPDATED: Coun. Kerrie Reay won’t seek re-election

Sooke council member calls numerous attacks against her 'an unrelenting campaign of controversy'

Sooke Bike Club on a roll

Wheels are in motion for the Sooke Bike Club as it plans more workshops, more local events and more trails this year.

Where’s our Timmies?

Work on the much-anticipated Tim Hortons is expected to begin in May

Sooke musician plays music like it’s his last day on earth

Sooke resident Gord Phillips lives his life one guitar chord at a time, and when it gets too funny, or strange, he writes a song about it.

Search and rescue volunteers help make local waters safe

Royal Canadian Marine Search and Rescue station in Sooke needs volunteers

Sooke council eyes changes to community grants program

The move follows a change in the district’s committee structure

Sooke fire calls spike by 60%

The fire department has so far received 71 calls – compared to 41 around the same time last year.

Sooke council eyes changes to community grants program

The move follows a change in the district’s committee structure

Handcuffs removed from auxiliary cops

RCMP announce plan to revamp volunteer police program

Sooke U14 boys soccer team earn trip to finals

Squad went from last place to first in less than a year

Lt.-Gov. makes quick visit to Sooke

Lt.-Gov. Judith Guichon's visit part of Canada 150 celebrations

Bad weather floods Sooke Soccer Club with cancelled games

Ongoing cancellation of games does affect player training and expertise, says club official.

Police identify burned remains of Port Renfrew man

Bruce Edward Carlson, 49, a resident of Port Renfrew and local Pacheedaht First Nation artist identified as the deceased in burned car.

Telling a story one string at a time

The spirit of B.C. will always pound hard in the heart of Sooke musician Adam Dobres.

Vancouver Island Party eyes LRT for Sooke, South Island

It’s all part of the Vancouver Island Party’s grand vision of a more connected region – and provincehood

Meet Sooke’s new fire chief

Kenn Mount, a 12-year veteran with the fire service, left his fire chief job with the Columbia Shuswap Regional District to come to Sooke.