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  NEWS UPDATES:   REGIONAL / NATIONAL BREAKING NEWS    SOOKE LOCAL BREAKING NEWS    ISLAND INSIGHTS

Provincial Sooke Local & Regional
Anyone visiting a health care facility in BC must be flu-vaccinated or wear a mask (effective Dec 1) -see pg2 in Nov 28 SVN   Starting January 1, 2015 there will be an additional fee for Sooke garbage pickup customers for  kitchen scraps that must be separated from regular garbage.   
Federal / National Business
  Electoral Boundaries: Sooke is now in Esquimalt-Saanich-Sooke (formerly Esquimalt-Juan de Fuca); Randall Garrison, MP is running in 2015 for 2nd term  

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 HEADLINES: District of Sooke to hold a Special Council meeting between Xmas & New YearOfficial opening of the Hope Centre Dec 17 |  Sooke Christmas Bureau has collected over $50,000 in funds & non-perishables so far  | Kitchen scraps banned from landfill starting Jan 1st | Inaugural SD62 board meeting Dec 9 | Dec 6 marks 25 years since mass shooting in Montreal | Tree lightup Fri Dec 5 at Sooke Legion | Inaugural council meeting 2014-2018 District of Sooke Dec 1  | Terry Fox Day now official            

   

 

Sooke Voice News is an Independent Weekly Newspaper. We cover municipal west shore news (Sooke, Colwood, Langford & the Juan de Fuca area), with additional focus on health & education.  FULL EDITION online in colour & in print by subscription and at newsstands.  Receive free e-news bulletins by email Black & white print edition available free in various coffee shops and local stores (please support local businesses who provide Sooke Voice News to the community) and by print or digital subscription.

Phone to pay by credit card. DO NOT send credit card info by email. Pay by wireless POS in Sooke - phone 250-642-7729 for us to drop by.