Kevin Laird

New Island team aimed at rejuvenating boys softball

Orange Sox hope to play in 2020 and 2022 B.C. Summer Games

Body of third missing man found in Sooke River

The bodies of two other men were found Sunday

Sooke launches Hockeyville bid

Up for grabs: $250,000 in arena upgrades and an NHL game

Sooke runner breaks record with 200th consecutive race

Bruce Hawkes began Island Race Series streak in 1995

King tides rolling in along coast this weekend

The high tides are forecast for Friday, Saturday and Sunday; officials urge caution

Invasive English holly poses threat to Island’s eco-system

Not so jolly holly, say conservationists, as invasive species attacks indigenous plants

Vancouver Island schools have a goose poop problem

Officials struggling to react as birds leave excrement everywhere on fields

Island MP Randall Garrison predicts NDP won’t suffer fate of other social democrats

He also questions projections that show his riding a toss-up and the Greens eating into NDP support

Vancouver Island author walking in the footsteps of Emily Carr

Sheila Thomas will live the life of Emily Carr for one year travelling B.C. in her footsteps.

Death of baby in Sooke prompts investigation

Police, coroner releasing few details

Big Lonely Doug protected along with 53 of his closest friends

Classic Vancouver Island tree among B.C’s largest old-growth trees now on protection list

Sooke district councillor Brenda Parkinson dies

Sooke Mayor Maja Tait and Premier John Horgan pay tribute

Artificial reef created off East Sooke

Divers are discovering plenty of new sea life

B.C. teen killed by falling tree near Victoria

Second youth also injured in freak incident during field trip at Camp Barnard near Sooke

UPDATE: Victoria teen killed on field trip near Sooke

Second youth also injured in incident at Camp Barnard

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