Sooke homeless camp to stay until a solution is found

To forbid Ed Macgregor camp would go against Canadian Charter of Rights and Freedoms


Sooke School District loses $2 million due to lack of international students

Loss of funding not expected to affect classrooms, thanks to reserve funds


Remains of black bear found near Jordan River

Passerby made grisly discovery on logging road


Sooke’s homeless displaced to Ed Macgregor park

Temporary homeless shelter at SEAPARC closed July 22

  • Jun 25, 2020

UPDATED: 17-year-old Sooke boy reported missing on Friday has been found

Sooke RCMP say the youth is safe

  • Jun 19, 2020

Construction contract eyed for new Sooke library

Build on library expected to start this summer

Victoria man arrested in suspected weapons smuggling incident in Sooke

West Shore police service dog Erik tracked down suspect in bush

Work on Highway 14 realignment will start this fall

Sooke project moves into final stage after public feedback

Coronavirus restrictions will keep thousands from Vancouver Island summer camp

Scouts won’t be making traditional visit to Camp Barnard in Sooke this summer

Bear watchers urge bear awareness

Educational group kicks up social media presence in response to social distancing.

Sooke RCMP not enforcing school zone speed limits

Because students not attending class, the school zone is not enforceable, police say

Hikers, walkers urged to keep distance as Sooke parks reopen

Whiffin Spit and Marine Boardwalk most popular areas for park users

First parks reopen in Sooke after coronavirus closures

Parks gates open at 4 p.m. Friday, say officials

Sooke Fine Art Show moves online due to COVID-19 pandemic

34th annual event hosted online in order to adhere to social distancing practices

  • Apr 27, 2020

Sooke Harbour House up for sale

One of Sooke’s most well-known resorts is up for grabs, likely for…

  • Apr 24, 2020

Online petition launched against Sooke’s rec centre homeless shelter

Rec centre will be used as an emergency space for homeless needing to self-isolate

  • Apr 23, 2020

Amidst virus concerns, Sooke Fall Fair going ahead as planned

This year’s event themed The Perfect Pumpkin Patch

  • Apr 20, 2020

Five arrested, drugs, pipe bomb, counterfeit cash seized in routine Island traffic stop

One of the men was able to escape and remains at large following incident

No easy answers to plug hole in south Island’s safe water supply

Rainwater capture and other bandaid solutions are not the solution

  • Mar 8, 2020

Goose poop Zamboni coming to save soccer fields in Vancouver Island community

Sooke poised to invest in $10,000 machine to clean up its playing fields

  • Mar 8, 2020