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Provincial Sooke Local & Victoria Regional
BC Legislature is on summer recess. John Horgan has announced NDP shadow cabinet Several highways are getting meridians, higher speed limits    Sooke Fine Arts Show July 25 to Aug 4  Water flow line exhibit opens Aug 1 at Charters River Interpretive Center   Sooke Fire Danger Rating is HIGH (July 24-28)     Summer Art Market every Thursday night to Sept.4 at Sooke Region Museum  Public school teachers now in a summer strike (negotiations were not successful at June 30)   Management of Ayre Manor changed hands effective July 1, 2014  
Federal / National Business
  Federal Anti-Spam law came into effect July 1, 2014  Electoral Boundaries: Sooke is now in Esquimalt-Saanich-Sooke (for 2015 federal election)  

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 ONLINE WEEKLY EDITION and ARCHIVES:  Sooke Voice News full print edition is published online weekly - read SVN online. We shore up our weekly edition with ongoing breaking news on this website as well as Tweets throughout the day (posted real-time on this page for the convenience of a wider readership). 

 COURTESY FREE PRINT greyscale EDITION   Delivered to every *business* mailbox at the main Canada Post in Sooke up to June 27, 2014; subscriptions required after that. Delivered to business storefronts in Sooke town center every week (request free delivery).   Free take-home copies are available in many Sooke locations including Cafe Mat, Castle Beer & Wine Store, Cathy's Corner Cafe, Kelz Sweet & Savory Bake Shop,  Little Vienna Bakery, Mom's Cafe, Peoples Drug Mart, Prestige Oceanfront Resort lobby, Reading Room Cafe, Serious Coffee, Sooke Harbour House, Sooke Library, The Stick, West Coast Family Medical Centre.

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 HEADLINES: House burns to the ground in Sooke, one year to the day that Evergreen Mall went up in flames | Giftware store merges 2 premises into oneWater pipeline exhibit to open Aug 1 | Sooke Fine Arts Show continues daily to Aug 4 | Midwifery in Sooke means families don't have to leave Sooke | RBC Sooke to hold BBQ one year after the big fire | July 25: sunny weather after a few days of drizzle and wind! | | Stolen property found in stolen truck July 23 in Sooke | BC-NDP has announced shadow cabinet July 23 | Sooke Council to meet Thurs July 24 to hammer out long-term borrowing referendum question Murder in Sooke | Council meeting in Sooke July 21 | Fire Danger Rating is Extreme in Sooke | Man rescued at Sooke Potholes July 12 after falling over cliff Sooke needs more volunteer firefighters  | Randall Garrison announces new name for federal riding  

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