Sooke

Outreach initiative connects Sooke seniors to support amid COVID-19

Volunteers encouraged to sign up as need increases

  • Apr 6, 2020

 

SOOKE HISTORY: Phillips at Highway 14 before it was home to Sooke’s third traffic light

Elida Peers is a historian with Sooke Region Museum

  • Apr 5, 2020

 

Sooke creates local business directory during COVID-19 pandemic

District’s community update asks residents for vigilance during crisis

Sooke Food Bank sets up new protocols for donations

New protocols in place for donations

Sooke Fall Fair celebrating pumpkins this year

‘We’re even working on getting pumpkins in the zucchini race,’ says organizer

Sooke museum, recreation centre closed due to COVID-19

No timeline when facilities will re-open

Sooke Municipal Hall closed to stem spread of coronavirus

Businesses and community groups also announce closures, cancellations

Sooke politician finds solution to goose poop problem

New machine acts like a field Zamboni to clean up the fields

No easy answers for water

Rainwater capture and other bandaid solutions are not the solution

Have your say: New schools and new catchment boundaries for Sooke School District

Info session March 12, online comments until March 10

  • Mar 2, 2020

UPDATE: First Nation dispute closes part of school parking lot in Sooke

T’Sou-ke’s George family now in negotiation with School District

Life complicated when water not secure

Water issues have real-life impacts in Sooke Region

COLUMN: Drivers are just getting worse

The advent of self driving cars can’t come fast enough

Salmon fishing closures won’t save the whales, say critics

Federal government accused of going after salmon fishery as ‘low hanging fruit’

T’Sou-ke First Nation mired in legal woes over gas station development

Claims and counterclaims leave sub-contractors unpaid

Scholarship launched to honour three men who died in Sooke River

Sooke School District award will be given annually to a student graduating from EMCS

Water is a complicated issue in the District of Sooke

A hodge podge of systems still exist and some people have to haul in water

More than 1,000 attend celebration of life for men who died in Sooke River

Celebration of Life gives Sooke a chance to grieve

Telus eyes fibre optic connection to Port Renfrew

‘This could be a game-changer for the region,’ official says