Sooke News Mirror

Sooke temporary homeless shelter packs up early

Occupants to leave facility by June 22

  • Jun 4, 2020


Cyclists see potential and pitfalls in Sooke infrastructure

Getting from Sooke Road to Galloping Goose Trail a challenge for bike riders


Sooke Fall Fair postponed until 2021

Organizers hope to still hold some form of competitions

  • Jun 2, 2020


Editorial: Paid sick leave a must going forward

The chickens are coming home to roost, so to speak, on this issue during the COVID-19 pandemic.

  • May 28, 2020

Gillespie Road intersection treacherous

Intersection a good candidate for traffic light, writes reader

  • May 28, 2020

The long road to recovery will have a few bumps

Some things will never be the same after the COVID-19 pandemic, local experts say

Sooke council delays vote on Whiffin Spit memorial wall

Sooke district council has again delayed a decision to erect a memorial area at Whiffin Spit Park.

Puzzled and perplexed plumber

I saw a statement on the back of a plumbing truck that said, "A plumber you can trust."

  • May 22, 2020

Limited guidance for dentists as restrictions loosen throughout the province

Safety at the forefront for Sooke dentists

  • May 21, 2020

NDP bring improvements to Liberals’ response to COVID, says MP

'We will continue to press for a response to COVID-19 that centres on ordinary Canadians.'

  • May 21, 2020

RICKTER SCALE: Taking aim at arguments against the gun ban

The Rickter Scale is a regular column

  • May 20, 2020

Work on Highway 14 realignment will start this fall

Sooke project moves into final stage after public feedback

Sooke youth and coaches stay active from home

Pause during pandemic allows more family time

  • May 16, 2020

Sooke Minor Fastball looks to salvage season

Guidelines expected to come from Softball B.C., Softball Canada

Former Sooke councillor Sheila Beech dies

District of Sooke pays tribute

  • May 14, 2020

Coronavirus restrictions prolongs Camp Barnard closure

Thousands of scouts won't be going to summer camp in Sooke this summer

  • May 13, 2020

Difficult times highlight resilience in Sooke traditions

Many annual events disrupted to COVID-19; community finds creative ways to keep spirit alive

  • May 11, 2020

Smooth sailing so far for Sooke temporary homeless shelter

'When people have their basic needs met, it is remarkable what can happen,' says official

  • May 7, 2020

Bulk water filling station opens at Otter Point

New facility will have 'positive impact' in the area, says CRD director

  • May 6, 2020

Island Health takes lid off bottled water

Rules eased for water dispensing machine use in grocery stores