About: Sooke Voice News
Informative insights for today's inquisitive reader. Sooke Voice News offers insightful, meaningful news coverage about Sooke and Vancouver Island, BC, Canada and beyond. "Journalism by independent newspapers in today's media-saturated world is about figuring out what to ask, who to ask, and not being afraid to ask -- then publishing with care." ~ Mary P. Brooke, Publisher, Sooke Voice News
Sooke Voice News
Current newsstand edition in full COLOUR for $1.50. Sold locally at:
Newsstands outside of Sooke are invited to arrange delivery. See Newsstands
Enews bulletins with link to colour PDF edition online -- available free by email. Opt-in (send an email with 'please subscribe to Friday enews bulletin').
"In the Know" in-depth news bulletins by email. Subscribe (send an email with 'please subscribe to In the Know'). $28+GSTfor 18 weeks.
Grayscale print edition by 1st class postal mail or delivery (within Sooke town area). $33+GSTfor 18 weeks. Subscribe
Colour print edition by 1st class postal mail. $66+GST for 18 weeks. Subscribe
Free distribution of Sooke Voice News within Sooke town center.
Pick up or stop and read a free grayscale print edition at these locations each week: SOOKE: Cathy's Corner Cafe, Kelz Sweet & Savory Bake Shop, Little Vienna Bakery, Mom's Cafe, Prestige Oceanfront Resort lobby, RBC (Sooke), Reading Room Cafe, Serious Coffee, Sooke Library, TD Bank (Sooke), The Stick in the Mud Coffee House. PORT RENFREW: Library. LANGFORD: Great Canadian Oil Change, Juan de Fuca Constituency Office
Businesses who wish to receive SVN weekly are asked to subscribe (print or online edition).
Businesses who wish to have multiple grayscale copies available in their lobby for customers, please contact the Editor (available to occasional and regular advertisers).
NOTE: Free weekly copies of SVN to business PO Boxes at the Sooke main post office was a community service (Jan.2011 through June 2014). Now that you see the impact of our newspaper in the community, please subscribe!
Sooke Voice News free online edition
PRINT EDITION in Colour or Grayscale
Free on Fridays (with print headlines & link to PDF edition). Opt-in to receive this enews bulletin (send an email with 'please send enews bulletins' in subject line or body of message, with your name and email address).
Special "In the Know" edition with deeper news background. Mid-week by email ($28+GST for 18 weeks). For subscriptions click here.
Back-issues of Sooke Voice News
Publisher and Editor in Chief: Sooke Voice News and Vancouver Island Voice News Mary P. Brooke, B.Sc., Cert PR
Opportunities include print display (b&w in print, colour online, colour at newsstand, and subscriptions), print classified, online ads on the EVENTS webpage, display ads in the weekly enews email bulletins.
Advertising rates and information. All display ad bookings include options for online ads and promotion on Twitter.
Editorial themes and content are established to produced maximum readership in any given week.
To book an ad and marketing package: call 250-642-7729 or email to email@example.com
Pledge by August 17, 2014 to help us get this publication launched, Make your pledge on the Kickstarter crowd-source funding website. News reports and photos welcome from all areas of Vancouver Island for our sister publication Vancouver Island Voice News in which (starting September 2014) we will cover a broad range of news analysis of an island flavour as well as BC, Canada and global issues that affect the economy, politics and lifestyle on Vancouver Island.
Contact us by email anytime or phone 250-642-7729.
Postal Mailing: Sooke Voice News, PO Box 851, Sooke, BC V9Z 1H8
Sooke Voice News delivery & content
Sooke Voice News is brought to you by Brookeline Publishing House Inc., a local business committed to quality news service while contributing to the positive growth of business and community organizations in Sooke. Publishing Sooke Voice News weekly since January 2011 (preceded by MapleLine Magazine 2008-2010), and now Vancouver Island Voice News (starting August 2014).
Contributors welcome for articles, photos, reviews. Write to firstname.lastname@example.org
RIGHT of REFUSAL: We reserve the right to not publish material or contributions (letters or otherwise) that are unsuitable for a general audience or possibly libellous or slanderous, or which are deleterious to the best interest of the Publisher.
The Sooke Voice News is produced and printed in-house, in Sooke.
We are committed to serving the Sooke community with quality news coverage and expanding the awareness of Sooke far beyond Vancouver Island. We appreciate the support we receive from many businesses and community leaders and give back with great stories, insights, and a fantastic marketing opportunity for groups and businesses. See events page for current activities.