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Sooke photographer looks for true grit in urban settings

Haela Gilvert magnifies the things and settings that pass by us on a daily basis.

Sooke wastewater facility to become training centre

Details are still being resolved as to when the program will start and how many trainees will be involve

Miss Vancouver Island shines with sense of community

Sooke's Patrice Wilson wins crown at Miss B.C. Pageant.

Embracing the volunteer spirit

Sooke Fine Arts Show kicks off Friday – but not without a lot of helping hands

Kemp Lake boil water advisory extended

High turbidity and an increased bacterial count was found in the drinking water, says Island Health.

First-ever funeral home opens in Sooke

Behind the enterprise is funeral director Telford Nault, a 58-year veteran of the funeral business

Block Watch program expanding in Sooke region

Crime prevention program starting in Shirley and East Sooke

Sooke pair earn spot on rep hardball club

Brad Cox and Tommy Hueston have their sights on the high performance level of baseball.

Kemp Lake Water Distribution System issues boil water warning

Officials say water order serves more as a precaution to Kemp Lake residents who depend on the water daily.

Galloping Goose connector route opens

The multi-use connector trail connects the northern part of Sooke River Road Park to the southern gravel side facing towards Sooke Road.

Stinking Fish returns with more art

Annual art show runs from July 21 to 25, from 10 a.m. to 5 p.m., with 16 artists taking part.

Sookie sails in Viking ship

Jeff Lievre gets sealegs as he travels across Atlantic in replica Viking ship

Council moves to shake turf field out of the ALR

All-weather field needed at Fred Milne Park for local sport teams.

Patrols in Sooke to start soon

The District of Sooke has agreed to have patrols on district property such as parks and district buildings.

Mayor takes direct aim at harassment

"Bullies" will no longer be tolerated, says Sooke mayor Maja Tait

U16 boys fastball bring home the gold

Two Sooke boys fastball teams played in the provincial championships in Surrey over the weekend

Sooke ready to celebrate Canada Day

Giant party planned for Sooke Flats on July 1, beginning at noon

Seahawks battle Wolverines in rough season finale

Multiple injuries made it tough for Sooke to face final challenge against rivalling Saanich team

Tall Tree Festival rocks off this weekend

Port Renfrew’s Browns Mountain will be the stage of nearly 90 national and international artists

Mapping out eelgrass in Sooke taken to new heights

Eelgrass is threatened due to increasing development on the coast