Tim Collins

Building permit frustration at boiling point in Sooke

Builders plan a mass meeting to protest three-month bureaucratic delays

Highway 14 improvements lead to speculation of land buys

Some landowners have already been approached

Cyberbullies attack during Pink Shirt celebrations

Bullying expert calls response from Sooke school district inadequate

COLUMN: It’s time to stop being nice to anti-vaxxers

Mandatory vaccinations provide a simple solution to preventable illness

Chimney fire at 17 Mile House sends staff scrambling outside

No damage is reported to the structure

Vancouver Island distillery wins an international award for best gin

After less than four years, Sheringham is racking up the awards

School trustee and Island Health official call for vaccine education in schools

A renewal of cultural memory is needed, says trustee

‘It consumed my life’: Inside the world of gaming addiction

World Health Organization classifies gaming disorder as a mental health condition

One arrested, weapons, drugs, and stolen property seized in Sooke bust

During the Feb. 6 raid, police found firearms, ammunition, drugs, and brass knuckles

Funding policies for Vancouver Island search and rescue units under scrutiny

Time better spent on training than bottle drives, volunteers say in wake of Sooke training accident

Highway 14 to Port Renfrew reopened

Downed trees and power lines caused lengthy closure

Sooke search and rescue station under scrutiny after crash

“There were things happening at that boathouse that made that accident inevitable.”

Valentine’s Day deserves contemptuous ridicule

Writer can’t resist marking the day with sarcasm and derision

Sooke mayor returns from Cambodia with new perspective

Worlds apart, many problems are the same

Training dummy or actual body? B.C. RCMP recovery mission takes a humorous turn

“Cold and unresponsive” body was DND training dummy

Emotional support concept can harm legitimate service animals

True service animals are trained and certified

Memorial plaque to honour fallen Vancouver Island faller

Cam Sullivan a young Sooke dad who met tragic death

Sooke council delays action on pay raise

Sooke pays its councillors the least of any of the Greater Victoria municipalities

Sooke school district offers help to students with mental health

Stats say that one-in-seven students will have problems