Kevin Laird

Vancouver Island author short-listed for national writing prize

Sooke’s Jim Bottomley nominated for Arthur Ellis Award

Island Cup set for East Sooke on May 3-5

Off-road racing event expected to attract over 50 racers

Spring fishery closures mulled for south coast

Fewer fish are returning to rivers and more conservation needed, say feds

Police make arrest in Sooke home invasion

Gregory Brotherston, 38, facing numerous charges

Training begins for Sooke all-female boxing challenge

Second annual event set for Victoria Day weekend

Hiker escapes cougar by hitting it with an axe

Incident occurred Thursday in Sooke Hills

Conservation groups discover ancient old-growth forest near Port Renfrew

Grove home to record-size Sitka spruce and bigleaf maple trees

Sooke bed and breakfast offers a tree-mendous idea

A couple looks to the forest and the sky to create unique hospitality experience in a treehouse

Two men arrested following Sooke McDonald’s robbery attempt

Nathan Williams and Jordon Tynes appeared in provincial court Thursday to face several charges

Mud slide hits Highway 14 near Port Renfrew

Eastbound lane closed until repairs made

Robbery suspects who rammed Sooke police car still at large

Cube van found abandoned in East Sooke

Robbery suspects ram Sooke police car while fleeing officers

Police searching for cube van and suspects

$1 million salmon hatchery eyed for Sooke

New facility willsee end of the Jack Brooks Hatchery on DeMamiel Creek

Road opened for alternating traffic after a dramatic crash in Sooke

Two cars reported racing in three-car crash

More health-care resources eyed for Sooke

Premier, health minister say plan will be fast-tracked once formal application received

Off duty fire chief douses suspicious fire while teaching son to drive

Sooke fire concerned over second suspicious bin fire this year

Researchers set up network of cameras to track bears in Sooke

Project uses about 80 remote, motion-triggered cameras to study the animals

Premier wades into fishery closure debate

John Horgan questions the federal government’s approach