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Public hearing set for Jordan River land

Public hearing set for Jordan River land

B.C. Hydro seeks CRD rezoning to sell the land

Public hearing set for Jordan River land
Western screech owls are nocturnal hunters and are far more often heard than seen. The Habitat Acquisition Trust is looking for ‘citizen scientist’ to monitor the birds. (Photo by Ann Nightingale)

Researchers all ears in effort to save endangered western screech owl

Habitat Acquisition Trust needs helpers to monitor birds

Western screech owls are nocturnal hunters and are far more often heard than seen. The Habitat Acquisition Trust is looking for ‘citizen scientist’ to monitor the birds. (Photo by Ann Nightingale)
Capital Regional District growth strategy sent to municipalities for approval

Capital Regional District growth strategy sent to municipalities for approval

Preliminary approval of the RGS follows a mediated settlement

Capital Regional District growth strategy sent to municipalities for approval

Mediated growth strategy could break Capital Region standoff

The Capital Regional District appears to have averted a major battle over…

Police identify man killed in Sooke Road crash

Police identify man killed in Sooke Road crash

Drew Ripley, 48, of Sooke, was pronounced dead at the scene

Police identify man killed in Sooke Road crash
CRD acquires more land for Sooke Hills

CRD acquires more land for Sooke Hills

The purchase helps conserve wilderness character of regional park

CRD acquires more land for Sooke Hills
The hamlet of Jordan River. (Sooke News Mirror)

Jordan River for sale again

BC Hydro wants to sell the land it bought up last year, Pacheedaht First Nation interested

The hamlet of Jordan River. (Sooke News Mirror)
Grand Analog was among the many bands performing at last summer’s Tall Tree Music Festival in Port Renfrew. (Contributed)

Port Renfrew’s Tall Tree Festival cancelled

One of Vancouver Island’s major music festivals hopes to come back for 2019

Grand Analog was among the many bands performing at last summer’s Tall Tree Music Festival in Port Renfrew. (Contributed)
Sooke to sell logs to a commercial buyer

Sooke to sell logs to a commercial buyer

The original plan was to give the wood to a local charity

Sooke to sell logs to a commercial buyer