On October 2nd at 1:00 am, the Sooke RCMP responded to a commercial Break and Enter at the Petro-Canada Station in Sooke. Located inside was a 30 year old female from Sooke, arrested for break and enter. [sam id=”15″ codes=”true”]The … Continue reading →
I just got back from voting at SEAPARC. The line-up was long, down the hall outside of the workout/activity room; the line-up continued inside the room. The wait, we were told at the onset, was about an hour. Some voters … Continue reading →
by Trudy Bishop Last year I had the idea to help families at Christmas after seeing another town doing the same thing. Last year we pulled off complete Christmas for two families in a week; this year, we want to … Continue reading →
Some readers have been asking about strategic voting. To that end, Sooke PocketNews is providing the following resources as a guide. [sam id=”15″ codes=”true”]As far as our political stance goes, all we care about is that you get out there … Continue reading →
The Sooke Regional Library will be closed this coming Monday and Tuesday for Thanksgiving, and for a catalogue upgrade. [sam id=”15″ codes=”true”]We are getting a new catalogue! As a part of this upgrade, our catalogue will be unavailable from October 11th … Continue reading →
Anyone else getting tired of the long long election? Advanced voting this weekend.
Where to vote and what to bring.
[sam id=”15″ codes=”true”]General heads up that police are tucked away on Sooke Rd, somewhere in the heart of construction. I won’t give away their exact location, but I can tell you this: They are NOT looking for speeders (I asked, … Continue reading →
NOTE: Advanced voting can be done between October 9 and October 12. For those who choose to vote in advance, you can attempt to ignore the final week of campaigning. The following voting location information is a general guide only! … Continue reading →
The following is a message from Conservation Officers, received via Wild Wise Sooke. The bear that was captured on Grant Road East this morning was humanely put down by CO’s. Be aware of the following facts: The bear that was caught … Continue reading →
As an older person … with cancer, I am keenly aware of my mortality … a compelling reason for me to be totally honest with myself. I have chosen to vote in this election because I am honestly voting FOR … Continue reading →