Kevin Laird

No plan in place if Sooke homeless shelter forced to shut doors

Contract for Otter Road facility now month to month

Sooke councillor pitches another way to improve transit

Coun. Jeff Bateman wants free passes for youth on local routes

UPDATE: Woman found as second person remains missing in Sooke

Beau Richard Santuccione, 32, last seen on Otter Point Road

Sooke council urged to address OCP through climate emergency lens

Review of official community plan underway

Sooke seniors’ project approved by council

Project includes 76 affordable housing units and recreation centre

Prehistoric fish found near Sooke named after amateur collector

The fish lived about 25 million years ago, scientists say

Charity delivers garden kits to foster food security

Group distributes 222 planters to 40 homes in Sooke

Complaints of ‘nuisance bears’ down so far this year in Sooke

Experts urge residents to be bear aware

Rare green sturgeon sighted near Port Renfrew

‘It’s a pretty rare phenomenon,’ says Port Renfrew resident

Sooke launches online budget survey

Citizen Budget is an interactive tool

Sooke museum documenting COVID-19 pandemic

Museum wants to hear your COVID-19 stories

Sooke housing development sees fast sales during pandemic

Success at Heron View is duplicated in other areas of the real estate industry

So far, Sooke is weathering pandemic’s economic storm

District has not dipped into reserve funds

Food truck pilot project begins in Sooke parks

Several operators have been pushing the district to cut the red tape surrounding food trucks

Search and rescue calls climb as more people get outdoors

Juan de Fuca Search and Rescue respond to 25 calls so far this year; a dramatic increase in one year

Sooke eyes talks with CRD for Lot A development

Discussions could focus on housing, resources and public amenities

Over 86% of Sooke property owners pay taxes on time

The deadline for tax payment was July 2

New ECG will diagnose life-threatening emergencies in ‘timely manner’ in Sooke

Machine funded by the Sooke and Juan de Fuca Health Foundation

Volunteers sought to remove weeds from Port Renfrew’s Parkinson Road

Road has no sidewalks, forcing pedestrians to walk on pavement