Tim Collins

Deadline for Santas Anonymous applications is Nov. 15

Early registration is important for those looking for help

Sooke Whale Watching spots a huge gathering of whales

At least 6o whales were feeding and frolicking at Race Rocks

Sooke Legion a model for success

As some Legion branches struggle, Sooke remains relevant in the community

Coastal hauntings characterize Sooke’s treacherous coastline

Halloween stories of a ghost ship and a haunted lighthouse

Pedestrian injuries spike this time of year

Visibility key to road safety, say ICBC and police

Pacheedaht and SD62 sign a formal education agreement

The agreement melds cultural acknowledgment with educational needs

Municipalities want fair share of cannabis taxes

The province had asked for proof that money was deserved

Twisted nautical tale set right by local author

The story of the Tillicum has been wrong for a century

Power outages will hit as storm season arrives

Personal preparedness is key to dealing with loss of power, says B.C. Hydro

Salmon counts may indicate future fishing closures

Total numbers of chinook continue to be in decline, says DFO

COLUMN: Halloween shouldn’t be a purity test

The holiday is a time of pretending and fun

Sooke’s Park Watch to cease operation

People not carrying money for donation boxes led to funding shortfalls

Backyard burning gives rise to air quality concern in Sooke

Councillor calls for more burn options

RCMP release sketch of sexual assault suspect, appeal for information

Anyone with information should call police

T’Souke First Nation hopes to share its environmental wisdom

A return to a traditional world view is critical to many issues

Island NDP discuss push back against Singh’s ethnic background

Island NDP discuss push back against leader’s ethnic background

Valdy to bring folk music magic to Sooke

Guitarist Adam Dobres will join Valdy for Sooke performance

Sooke civic voting complaints prompt audit

All 1,447 votes cast accounted for after audit, says chief electoral officer

Motocyclist killed after plunging down embankment near Port Renfrew

Juan de Fuca Ground Search and Rescue called out to help in recovery efforts

Sudanese newcomers settle into Sooke

It’s been a long road from Sudan to Sooke