Tim Collins

Grassfire threatens Sooke home

Quick action by local firefighters quickly extinguished flames

COLUMN: We shouldn’t need a program to speak to the aged

Society has forgotten the value of speaking to those who have lived through adversity

New pay model for Sooke Fire Rescue hopes to attract non-career firefighters

The compensation model is playing catch-up with other municipalities

Sooke Region tourism dips amid new fishing regulations

Numbers weren’t as ‘devastating’ as first expected, say officials

Flavour Trails a feast for the senses

Flavour Trails Festival runs Aug. 16 to 18 at locations throughout North Saanich

Variety helps spice up Flavour Trails menu

Flavour Trails Festival runs Aug. 16 to 18 at locations throughout North Saanich

Stolen Canadian flag had special meaning to Sooke family

The flag was a symbol for love of country and faith in the future

Fewer bear and cougar sightings in Sooke

But it doesn’t mean there’s less wildlife, say officials

Tree planting a living memorial to former Sooke councillor

Brenda Parkinson died June 28

‘Stubborn residents’ put firefighters at risk in Sooke house fire

Refusing to evacuate both foolish and dangerous, says fire chief

Sooke’s spirit shown in the wake of vandalism

Girl Guide camp damaged but the community stepped up

Sooke’s Shawn Driver likes going fast. Really fast.

Driver making his third trip to Bonneville Salt Flats

Riverside Cannabis in Sooke the first licensed pot shop on the West Shore

Licensing process was long and arduous, say owners

CRD’s water tour gives a bone-jarring peek at region’s water source

Get to Know Your H2O’ gives access to the restricted watershed

Old-fashioned picnic will honour Hannah Day

Hannah Day Family Fun Zone will feature a host of children’s activities

CRD holding off repairing Sooke Potholes viewing area after winter landslide

Area likely to experience continued failure of slope, officials say

Sooke Fine Arts Show brimming with whimsey and colour

Larger pieces and more sculptures are part of this year’s show

Numerous cougar sightings confirmed in Sooke, but no need to panic: official

Conservation officers say behaviour is normal

Major shipyard purchase has Sooke connection

Victoria entrepreneur Ian Maxwell has roots in Sooke