Dawn Gibson

UPDATE: Wildfire near Sooke has increased in size to 100 hectares overnight

More resources and firefighters have been sent to the out of control blaze

Seniors’ road test options eyed for Sooke

Activist hopes to have tests conducted locally

Sooke resident celebrates 100th birthday

Sooke resident Beryl Gough celebrated her 100th birthday surrounded by friends, family…

Island-wide business licence eyed

Twenty-four Island communities mulling idea

Cows take morning stroll through Sooke neighbourhood

Sooke residents in Sunriver Estates woke up to an unusual surprise this…

Mysterious East Sooke ‘Grouse Nest’ up for sale

Luxurious East Sooke property on selling block for $6.98 million

CRD tightens leash on dog walkers

Five regional parks in Sooke now have new restrictions on dogs

Youth sailing program seeks docking facility in Sooke

Council to write letter of support to Sooke Harbour Authority

Sooke woman caught up in Craigslist rental scam

Homeowner says hundreds of potential tenants showed up ready to move in

These running shoes are works of art

Sooke artist designs one-of-a-kind sneakers

Mobile medical clinic rolls through Greater Victoria this summer

Service intended to help those living in rough or rural conditions

‘Queen of the comeback’ opens food truck in Sooke

After completing two bouts with cancer, Shawna Knight started her own healthy business

Island woman plans two massive swims this summer

Water adventure fundraisers for MS and First Nations youth camps

VIDEO: Campers leave big mess at rural Port Renfrew campsite

Vehicle parts, garbage, a mattress, lawn chairs, beer cans, and even fecal matter left in the area

Sooke mom threatens legal action against sunscreen company

Caleb Jordan, 6, was covered in blisters 20 minutes after using Banana Boat sunscreen

Betsy travels a million miles – accident free

Bus driver earns B.C. Transit’s Million Miler award

Sooke surfer hangs ten, but he’s only eight

Maui Barrenientos and family moved to Sooke in search of best waves in Canada

Sooke inspires feature film

Filmmaker Trevor Holt wrote film based on people and places in Sooke

A letter to my former self

Dawn Gibson, a reporter for the Sooke News Mirror, reflects on climbing into the boxing ring for the first time

Bad publicity hurts entire B.C. shellfish industry

Many farms ‘down 50 per cent in sales’ following recent norovirus outbreak