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Goldstream News Gazette
Whalers lacrosse players anxious to represent provinceA collection of Juan de Fuca minor lacrosse players temporarily traded in their
Whalers lacrosse players anxious to represent province
Goldstream News Gazette / Posted 14 hours ago
A collection of Juan de Fuca minor lacrosse players temporarily traded in their green-and-black Whalers jerseys for Team B.C. shirts Tuesday, as they gathered at The Q Centre for a group photo. Among the eight local players who will compete for... Read more
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Goldstream News Gazette
Saanich edges Juan de Fuca in midget lacrosse series openerdrew first blood in the best-of-three Vancouver Island midget A1 playoff series
Saanich edges Juan de Fuca in midget lacrosse series opener
Goldstream News Gazette / Posted yesterday
drew first blood in the best-of-three Vancouver Island midget A1 playoff series on Tuesday, beating the Whalers 7-6 at Juan de Fuca Arena. The Whalers must now take a pair of road wins off the Tigers if they hope to advance to the provincial... Read more
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Parksville Qualicum Beach News
Record demand makes it hard to find a provincial campsite on Vancouver IslandSchoen Lake and Elk Falls parks each have one. Meanwhile, in the south Island,
Record demand makes it hard to find a provincial campsite on Vancouver Island
Parksville Qualicum Beach News / Posted yesterday
Schoen Lake and Elk Falls parks each have one. Meanwhile, in the south Island, campsites include Goldstream, French Beach, Juan De Fuca and Bamberton, while central Island options are Cowichan River, Gordon Bay, Englishman River, Little Qualicum,... Read more
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Alberni Valley News
Record demand makes it hard to find a provincial campsite on Vancouver IslandSchoen Lake and Elk Falls parks each have one. Meanwhile, in the south Island,
Record demand makes it hard to find a provincial campsite on Vancouver Island
Alberni Valley News / Posted yesterday
Schoen Lake and Elk Falls parks each have one. Meanwhile, in the south Island, campsites include Goldstream, French Beach, Juan De Fuca and Bamberton, while central Island options are Cowichan River, Gordon Bay, Englishman River, Little Qualicum,... Read more
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BC Local News
Record demand makes it hard to find a provincial campsite on Vancouver IslandSchoen Lake and Elk Falls parks each have one. Meanwhile, in the south Island,
Record demand makes it hard to find a provincial campsite on Vancouver Island
BC Local News / Posted yesterday
Schoen Lake and Elk Falls parks each have one. Meanwhile, in the south Island, campsites include Goldstream, French Beach, Juan De Fuca and Bamberton, while central Island options are Cowichan River, Gordon Bay, Englishman River, Little Qualicum,... Read more
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Comox Valley Record
Record demand makes it hard to find a provincial campsite on Vancouver IslandSchoen Lake and Elk Falls parks each have one. Meanwhile, in the south Island,
Record demand makes it hard to find a provincial campsite on Vancouver Island
Comox Valley Record / Posted yesterday
Schoen Lake and Elk Falls parks each have one. Meanwhile, in the south Island, campsites include Goldstream, French Beach, Juan De Fuca and Bamberton, while central Island options are Cowichan River, Gordon Bay, Englishman River, Little Qualicum,... Read more
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Campbell River Mirror
Record demand makes it hard to find a provincial campsite on Vancouver IslandSchoen Lake and Elk Falls parks each have one. Meanwhile, in the south Island,
Record demand makes it hard to find a provincial campsite on Vancouver Island
Campbell River Mirror / Posted yesterday
Schoen Lake and Elk Falls parks each have one. Meanwhile, in the south Island, campsites include Goldstream, French Beach, Juan De Fuca and Bamberton, while central Island options are Cowichan River, Gordon Bay, Englishman River, Little Qualicum,... Read more
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Oak Bay News
Record demand makes it hard to find a provincial campsite on Vancouver IslandSchoen Lake and Elk Falls parks each have one. Meanwhile, in the south Island,
Record demand makes it hard to find a provincial campsite on Vancouver Island
Oak Bay News / Posted yesterday
Schoen Lake and Elk Falls parks each have one. Meanwhile, in the south Island, campsites include Goldstream, French Beach, Juan De Fuca and Bamberton, while central Island options are Cowichan River, Gordon Bay, Englishman River, Little Qualicum,... Read more
8 related stories
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Goldstream News Gazette
Record demand makes it hard to find a provincial campsite on Vancouver IslandSchoen Lake and Elk Falls parks each have one. Meanwhile, in the south Island,
Record demand makes it hard to find a provincial campsite on Vancouver Island
Goldstream News Gazette / Posted yesterday
Schoen Lake and Elk Falls parks each have one. Meanwhile, in the south Island, campsites include Goldstream, French Beach, Juan De Fuca and Bamberton, while central Island options are Cowichan River, Gordon Bay, Englishman River, Little Qualicum,... Read more
8 related stories
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Nanaimo News Bulletin
Record demand makes it hard to find a provincial campsite on Vancouver IslandSchoen Lake and Elk Falls parks each have one. Meanwhile, in the south Island,
Record demand makes it hard to find a provincial campsite on Vancouver Island
Nanaimo News Bulletin / Posted yesterday
Schoen Lake and Elk Falls parks each have one. Meanwhile, in the south Island, campsites include Goldstream, French Beach, Juan De Fuca and Bamberton, while central Island options are Cowichan River, Gordon Bay, Englishman River, Little Qualicum,... Read more
8 related stories
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Sooke News Mirror
Record demand makes it hard to find a provincial campsite on Vancouver IslandSchoen Lake and Elk Falls parks each have one. Meanwhile, in the south Island,
Record demand makes it hard to find a provincial campsite on Vancouver Island
Sooke News Mirror / Posted yesterday
Schoen Lake and Elk Falls parks each have one. Meanwhile, in the south Island, campsites include Goldstream, French Beach, Juan De Fuca and Bamberton, while central Island options are Cowichan River, Gordon Bay, Englishman River, Little Qualicum,... Read more
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Parksville Qualicum Beach News
Midget Sharks carry season on to provincialsfor sure. There’s a lot of talent in that room.” On Saturday, the midgets swep
Midget Sharks carry season on to provincials
Parksville Qualicum Beach News / Posted yesterday
for sure. There’s a lot of talent in that room.” On Saturday, the midgets swept their best-of-three semifinal series with Juan de Fuca to earn the B.C. Box Lacrosse Association provincial tourney berth. The final against Comox was originally set... Read more
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BC Local News
Midget Sharks carry season on to provincialsfor sure. There’s a lot of talent in that room.” On Saturday, the midgets swep
Midget Sharks carry season on to provincials
BC Local News / Posted yesterday
for sure. There’s a lot of talent in that room.” On Saturday, the midgets swept their best-of-three semifinal series with Juan de Fuca to earn the B.C. Box Lacrosse Association provincial tourney berth. The final against Comox was originally set... Read more
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Goldstream News Gazette
WEST SHORE ARTS: MISSA magic: an artistic retreat on the West Shoreto as ‘MISSA Magic’ – can be attributed to several factors. First is the stunni
WEST SHORE ARTS: MISSA magic: an artistic retreat on the West Shore
Goldstream News Gazette / Posted 2 days ago
to as ‘MISSA Magic’ – can be attributed to several factors. First is the stunning campus, with its views of the Straits of Juan de Fuca and the Olympic Mountains. “It is quite isolated so it is peaceful and conducive to creative pursuits and... Read more
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BC Local News
MDs increase urgent care clinic hourspatients,” the press release stated. The clinic serves a population of more th
MDs increase urgent care clinic hours
BC Local News / Posted 3 days ago
patients,” the press release stated. The clinic serves a population of more than 16,000, including residents from the Juan de Fuca electoral district. And more than 800 people are on a wait list for a local physician, according to a recent... Read more
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BC Local News
New salmon regs announced for area fishersjust one month ago faced a complete salmon fishing ban by DFO due to low salmon
New salmon regs announced for area fishers
BC Local News / Posted 3 days ago
just one month ago faced a complete salmon fishing ban by DFO due to low salmon stocks. “It could have been worse,” said Juan de Fuca Electoral Area director Mike Hicks. Other things remain unchanged, however. Barbless hooks are still required... Read more
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Sooke News Mirror
MDs increase urgent care clinic hourspatients,” the press release stated. The clinic serves a population of more th
MDs increase urgent care clinic hours
Sooke News Mirror / Posted 3 days ago
patients,” the press release stated. The clinic serves a population of more than 16,000, including residents from the Juan de Fuca electoral district. And more than 800 people are on a wait list for a local physician, according to a recent... Read more
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Sooke News Mirror
DeMamiel golf course to open on July 5with your friends and family and enjoy a game of golf,” said Steve Knoke, SEAPA
DeMamiel golf course to open on July 5
Sooke News Mirror / Posted 3 days ago
with your friends and family and enjoy a game of golf,” said Steve Knoke, SEAPARC manager. Earlier this year, Sooke and Juan de Fuca Electoral Area residents voted overwhelming in favour of buying the golf course land for the future development... Read more
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Sooke News Mirror
New salmon regs announced for area fishersjust one month ago faced a complete salmon fishing ban by DFO due to low salmon
New salmon regs announced for area fishers
Sooke News Mirror / Posted 3 days ago
just one month ago faced a complete salmon fishing ban by DFO due to low salmon stocks. “It could have been worse,” said Juan de Fuca Electoral Area director Mike Hicks. Other things remain unchanged, however. Barbless hooks are still required... Read more
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BC Local News
First map of B.C.’s dissolved carbon yields surprise findingsits tidal narrows, the Strait of Georgia breaks that trend by having high oxyge
First map of B.C.’s dissolved carbon yields surprise findings
BC Local News / Posted 3 days ago
its tidal narrows, the Strait of Georgia breaks that trend by having high oxygen and high CO2. Narrows like the Haro and Juan de Fuca Straits have quick currents and intense tidal mixing, said Ianson—mixing that helps the ocean “breathe.” Oxygen... Read more
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The Seattle Times
Sailors, paddlers to test endurance on 750 miles of cold waters in the Race to Alaskawith 50 small boats, a quarter of which were washed out the first day by unseas
Sailors, paddlers to test endurance on 750 miles of cold waters in the Race to Alaska
The Seattle Times / Posted 4 days ago
with 50 small boats, a quarter of which were washed out the first day by unseasonal winds and frothy seas in the Strait of Juan de Fuca on their way to Victoria, B.C. The stiff winds continued as the race resumed up the Inside Passage. Tracked... Read more
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Goldstream News Gazette
Story time comes with a twist on the West Shoreinclude and highlight some other trails in the region. On July 6, pages will b
Story time comes with a twist on the West Shore
Goldstream News Gazette / Posted 6 days ago
include and highlight some other trails in the region. On July 6, pages will be scattered on the Garry Oak Loop beside the Juan de Fuca rec centre. Later that month, you’ll be able to find pages at Langford’s Glen Lake Park, View Royal’s Portage... Read more
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The Seattle Times
Apparent short-beaked dolphins sighted near Port Angelesafternoon, Harris said. They are likely foraging for bait fish, such as herrin
Apparent short-beaked dolphins sighted near Port Angeles
The Seattle Times / Posted 7 days ago
afternoon, Harris said. They are likely foraging for bait fish, such as herring, which are generally in the Strait of Juan de Fuca’s central area, he said. “They’ll probably hang around for a while,” Harris said. “They’ve got the whole buffet... Read more
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BC Local News
Tiger team claims lawn bowls victoryto victory at Jubilee Pacific Pairs Lawn Bowling Tournament held at the Oak Bay
Tiger team claims lawn bowls victory
BC Local News / Posted 8 days ago
to victory at Jubilee Pacific Pairs Lawn Bowling Tournament held at the Oak Bay Lawn Bowling Club June 11 and 12. The Juan de Fuca Lawn Bowling Club pair donned colourful “Tiger Bowls” shirts for the competition, whose champion wasn’t decided... Read more
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Oak Bay News
Tiger team claims lawn bowls victoryto victory at Jubilee Pacific Pairs Lawn Bowling Tournament held at the Oak Bay
Tiger team claims lawn bowls victory
Oak Bay News / Posted 8 days ago
to victory at Jubilee Pacific Pairs Lawn Bowling Tournament held at the Oak Bay Lawn Bowling Club June 11 and 12. The Juan de Fuca Lawn Bowling Club pair donned colourful “Tiger Bowls” shirts for the competition, whose champion wasn’t decided... Read more
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The Seattle Times
Quiet hikes and undiscovered cabins at Washington’s favorite state parkspend their time taking in the view from the iconic highway bridge or visiting
Quiet hikes and undiscovered cabins at Washington’s favorite state park
The Seattle Times / Posted 9 days ago
spend their time taking in the view from the iconic highway bridge or visiting West Beach, which fronts on the Strait of Juan de Fuca. And even at those tourist attractions, if you avoid the peak hours of 1-4 p.m., especially on weekends, crowds... Read more
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Sooke News Mirror
Sooke senior takes on world in table tennishe retired from working, he went back to the sport and soon found he was wantin
Sooke senior takes on world in table tennis
Sooke News Mirror / Posted 9 days ago
he retired from working, he went back to the sport and soon found he was wanting for more competition. He joined both Juan de Fuca Seniors in Colwood and Oak Bay’s Monterey Table Tennis Club. He met Kong at Monterey who persuaded him to go... Read more
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The Northern View
Ocean acidification worse along coastits tidal narrows, the Strait of Georgia breaks that trend by having high oxyge
Ocean acidification worse along coast
The Northern View / Posted 9 days ago
its tidal narrows, the Strait of Georgia breaks that trend by having high oxygen and high CO2. Narrows like the Haro and Juan de Fuca Straits have quick currents and intense tidal mixing, said Ianson—mixing that helps the ocean “breathe.” Oxygen... Read more
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BC Local News
Burrards rumble to goldteam has brought home gold, two weeks in a row. At the Captain Cook Tournament
Burrards rumble to gold
BC Local News / Posted 9 days ago
team has brought home gold, two weeks in a row. At the Captain Cook Tournament in Victoria May 27 to 29, the Burrards beat Juan de Fuca 5-3 in the final. And during the Trevor Wingrove Memorial Tournament in Coquitlam June 2 to 5, the Burrards... Read more
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KECI Missoula
June 15establishes the 49th parallel as the border between the United States and Canad
June 15
KECI Missoula / Posted 9 days ago
establishes the 49th parallel as the border between the United States and Canada, from the Rocky Mountains to the Strait of Juan de Fuca. 1844: Charles Goodyear is granted U.S. patent No. 3,633 for vulcanized rubber. 1836: Arkansas is admitted as... Read more
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CBC.ca
Scientists baffled by mineral in lava found on Marsof B.C. and the U.S. Pacific Northwest on Earth are a different kind, called si
Scientists baffled by mineral in lava found on Mars
CBC.ca / Posted 10 days ago
of B.C. and the U.S. Pacific Northwest on Earth are a different kind, called silicic volcanoes. They were formed when the Juan de Fuca plate in the Pacific Ocean pushed under the continental North American plate, taking a lot of ocean water with... Read more
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Goldstream News Gazette
WEST SHORE NEWS THROUGH THE DECADES: For the week of June 10seat nearly as handily as Moe Sihota won the Esquimalt-Metchosin constituency.
WEST SHORE NEWS THROUGH THE DECADES: For the week of June 10
Goldstream News Gazette / Posted 14 days ago
seat nearly as handily as Moe Sihota won the Esquimalt-Metchosin constituency. Even in the Langford portion of the Malahat-Juan de Fuca, the NDP won every poll. Also making news the week of June 10, 1996: A man who pled guilty to slamming his... Read more
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Maple Ridge News
Burrards 1st place in WLA57-48. Ridge Meadows Burrards won gold at peewee A1 lacrosse tournaments two w
Burrards 1st place in WLA
Maple Ridge News / Posted 14 days ago
57-48. Ridge Meadows Burrards won gold at peewee A1 lacrosse tournaments two weekend in a row. The Burrards defeated Juan de Fuca 8-2 in the final of the Trevor Wingrove Memorial Tournament in Coquitlam, June 2-5. The also defeated Juan de... Read more
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The Columbian
Is this booming Northwest land a paradise or disaster waiting to happen?ago, when McCloskey began teaching at Seattle University, plate tectonics were
Is this booming Northwest land a paradise or disaster waiting to happen?
The Columbian / Posted 15 days ago
ago, when McCloskey began teaching at Seattle University, plate tectonics were just beginning to be understood. Now the Juan de Fuca plate, just off the coast, has become a rising geologic star — or perhaps a sinking one. Seismologists say the... Read more
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Nanaimo News Bulletin
Bantams among the best at lacrosse tournamentalso the Nanaimo Timbermen peewee C boys’ team that played well and won a silve
Bantams among the best at lacrosse tournament
Nanaimo News Bulletin / Posted 15 days ago
also the Nanaimo Timbermen peewee C boys’ team that played well and won a silver medal at the Captain Cook tournament in Juan de Fuca. The boys were coached by Larry Carter, assisted by Karel Carter, Erik Conroy and Jason Kristiansen, with Tammy... Read more
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The Seattle Times
If megaquake destroys docks, Navy can build their ownthat will be needed after a major quake and tsunami. Surges of 20 feet or more
If megaquake destroys docks, Navy can build their own
The Seattle Times / Posted 15 days ago
that will be needed after a major quake and tsunami. Surges of 20 feet or more could hit the harbor on the Strait of Juan de Fuca, turning mills, factories, fuel tanks, cars and houses into a slurry of chemical-laden debris, officials... Read more
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The Seattle Times
Catch a toothy lingcod, and try a tasty pate-like recipe by Eden Hill's Maximillian Pettykelp greenling, horse herring or artificial scampi-type jigs. Lingcod fishing
Catch a toothy lingcod, and try a tasty pate-like recipe by Eden Hill's Maximillian Petty
The Seattle Times / Posted 16 days ago
kelp greenling, horse herring or artificial scampi-type jigs. Lingcod fishing isn’t limited to the ocean and the Strait of Juan de Fuca; San Juan Islands and parts of Puget Sound are open through June 15. The daily limit is one lingcod with a... Read more
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The Seattle Times
It’s Free Fishing Weekend: Here’s where to go for trout and moreMondays of each week. Hood Canal, a section of northern Puget Sound, and Neah
It’s Free Fishing Weekend: Here’s where to go for trout and more
The Seattle Times / Posted 16 days ago
Mondays of each week. Hood Canal, a section of northern Puget Sound, and Neah Bay and Sekiu in the western Strait of Juan de Fuca will open at 6 a.m. on June 16, with fishing allowed Thursdays through Mondays of each week. Trout fishing... Read more
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Q13 FOX Seattle
Preparing for the big one: Why you should care about the Cascade Rising quake drillbehind these quakes off our Pacific Ocean shores is the movement pieces of the
Preparing for the big one: Why you should care about the Cascade Rising quake drill
Q13 FOX Seattle / Posted 16 days ago
behind these quakes off our Pacific Ocean shores is the movement pieces of the Earth’s crust called tectonic plates. The Juan de Fuca plate is diving under the North American plate. The two have been grinding against one another for eons and... Read more
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PhysOrg
Is this booming Northwest land a paradise or disaster waiting to happen?ago, when McCloskey began teaching at Seattle University, plate tectonics were
Is this booming Northwest land a paradise or disaster waiting to happen?
PhysOrg / Posted 16 days ago
ago, when McCloskey began teaching at Seattle University, plate tectonics were just beginning to be understood. Now the Juan de Fuca plate, just off the coast, has become a rising geologic star - or perhaps a sinking one. Seismologists say the... Read more
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Daily Mail
Earth's tectonic plates as you have never seen them beforethey account for more than 94% of the surface area of Earth. Seven minor plate
Earth's tectonic plates as you have never seen them before
Daily Mail / Posted 17 days ago
they account for more than 94% of the surface area of Earth. Seven minor plates - the Arabian, Caribbean, Juan de Fuca, Cocos, Nazca, Philippine Sea Plate and Scotia Plate – can also be seen. The string of volcanoes running the... Read more
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Houston Chronicle
Exploring a WWII-era shipwreck with the E/V Nautilus crewdays of World War II by a Japanese submarine. The wreck, some 35 miles southwe
Exploring a WWII-era shipwreck with the E/V Nautilus crew
Houston Chronicle / Posted 18 days ago
days of World War II by a Japanese submarine. The wreck, some 35 miles southwest of Cape Flattery near the Straits of Juan de Fuca, had long been on the list of wrecks that the Nautilus crew wanted to explore. Each year, researchers from the... Read more
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Sooke News Mirror
Artists sought for banner projectof which four artists’ works will be handpicked and displayed in the town core.
Artists sought for banner project
Sooke News Mirror / Posted 19 days ago
of which four artists’ works will be handpicked and displayed in the town core. The event, organized by Elida Peers of the Juan de Fuca Salmon Restoration Society, aims to stimulate an artistic feel in the Sooke core, with the symbolism of... Read more
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The Seattle Times
Plenty of Dungeness crab to catch this summer in Puget Soundthat way the past few years.” Hood Canal (Marine Catch Area 12), and Neah Bay
Plenty of Dungeness crab to catch this summer in Puget Sound
The Seattle Times / Posted 20 days ago
that way the past few years.” Hood Canal (Marine Catch Area 12), and Neah Bay (4) and Sekiu (5) in the western Strait of Juan de Fuca will open at 6 a.m. on June 16 through Sept. 5. Crab fishing will be allowed Thursdays through Mondays of each... Read more
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Sooke News Mirror
Juan de Fuca tugs to escort oil tankers to Buoy JulietTrans Mountain pipeline extension is expected to result in a sevenfold increase
Juan de Fuca tugs to escort oil tankers to Buoy Juliet
Sooke News Mirror / Posted 20 days ago
Trans Mountain pipeline extension is expected to result in a sevenfold increase in tanker traffic off Vancouver Island. Juan de Fuca Electoral Area director Mike Hicks has received reassurance from Kinder Morgan that it will extend tug escort... Read more
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Goldstream News Gazette
Sooke School District gets some relief after budget cutsfor non-union staff, and other cost increases including rising B.C. Hydro rates
Sooke School District gets some relief after budget cuts
Goldstream News Gazette / Posted 21 days ago
for non-union staff, and other cost increases including rising B.C. Hydro rates and MSP premiums. B.C. NDP leader and Juan de Fuca MLA John Horgan said despite the budget windfall, the Liberal government still continues to underfund public... Read more
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Sooke News Mirror
Sooke school district receives $450,000 funding boostfor non-union staff, and other cost increases including rising B.C. Hydro rates
Sooke school district receives $450,000 funding boost
Sooke News Mirror / Posted 21 days ago
for non-union staff, and other cost increases including rising B.C. Hydro rates and MSP premiums. B.C. NDP leader and Juan de Fuca MLA John Horgan said despite the budget windfall, the Liberal government still continues to underfund public... Read more
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Parksville Qualicum Beach News
Sharks take bite out of Juan de Fucahad a hand in nearly all the scoring Sunday as the Oceanside Sharks wrapped up
Sharks take bite out of Juan de Fuca
Parksville Qualicum Beach News / Posted 22 days ago
had a hand in nearly all the scoring Sunday as the Oceanside Sharks wrapped up a four-game home stand with a 9-5 win over Juan de Fuca in Vancouver Island Midget B box lacrosse play at Oceanside Place Arena. Thompson finished with five goals and... Read more
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Parksville Qualicum Beach News
Community paramedicine adds life and health to remote Vancouver Island communitiesPort Renfrew to Sooke is one of the Island’s most scenic, full of eclectic sigh
Community paramedicine adds life and health to remote Vancouver Island communities
Parksville Qualicum Beach News / Posted 24 days ago
Port Renfrew to Sooke is one of the Island’s most scenic, full of eclectic sights and beautiful vistas onto the Strait of Juan de Fuca. It is also is poorly-lit, frequently bathed in grey rain or suffocating mist, and riddled with sharp corners,... Read more
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Alberni Valley News
Community paramedicine adds life and health to remote Vancouver Island communitiesPort Renfrew to Sooke is one of the Island’s most scenic, full of eclectic sigh
Community paramedicine adds life and health to remote Vancouver Island communities
Alberni Valley News / Posted 24 days ago
Port Renfrew to Sooke is one of the Island’s most scenic, full of eclectic sights and beautiful vistas onto the Strait of Juan de Fuca. It is also is poorly-lit, frequently bathed in grey rain or suffocating mist, and riddled with sharp corners,... Read more
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