From BuzzFeed UK.
by Michael Clouser [sam id=”15″ codes=”true”]On 31 October 2015, the Sooke Midget A Ice Hockey Team — The Thunderbirds — will host Powell River in the home opener of the regular season at SEAPARC in Sooke, BC. The puck drops at 5:00 … Continue reading →
The government of BC is soliciting input from commuters who can benefit from changes to the McKenzie at Highway 1. Here is their press release. Sooke commuters, here’s your chance! -SPN Ministry of Transportation and Infrastructure Public engagement launched for … Continue reading →
“In other words”: Testimonials on Sooke PocketNews, from someone other than mom … We’ve heard from advertisers and readers that Sooke PocketNews is doing a good job. Here’s what some have said. Do you have anything to add? Please leave us a … Continue reading →
From BuzzFeed UK.
The following information comes from BC’s Emergency Awareness website, and it includes resources specific to Sooke. See the Resources below. Also, please note: Sooke PocketNews’ Weather page streams earthquake alerts and warnings, so you do NOT need your own Twitter … Continue reading →
The following is from ICBC. This is the last set of Halloween safety tips for the year. Resources at the bottom include a list of all Halloween-related articles on SPN. ICBC’s top 8 Halloween safety tips for parents and drivers … Continue reading →
The following is courtesy of the BC Government. -SPN Halloween Fire Safety Candles [sam id=”15″ codes=”true”]Use flashlights and battery-operated candles instead of decorating with candles, and keep candles away from anything that can burn such as decorations, doorsteps, costumes and … Continue reading →
The following is provided by the Sooke Region Chamber of Commerce. -SPN Sooke Region Strategic Economic Action Plan 2015 (Based on the Economic Development Symposium Sept 26, 2015) BACKGROUND In the interest of helping to create a unique, thriving … Continue reading →
The following was posted on the Otter Point Volunteer Fire Department’s Facebook page. See the Resources below for the link. –SPN Otter Point Volunteer Fire Department held its annual appreciation and awards event this month. This is the district’s opportunity … Continue reading →
SPN is introducing a casual column, Eye on EMCS, inviting content (text, photos and videos) from students and teachers and anyone else involved in the daily life at Sooke’s high school, Edward Milne Community School (EMCS). Our first guest columnist is … Continue reading →