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HEADLINES: New parks & trails committee in Sooke | ICBC rates under review: 6.7% is too high says MOTI Minister Stone | Rainfall in Sooke after a long dry summer | Power outages widespread on lower mainland Aug29-30 due to windstorm | Malahat closed in both directions mid-morning to 1:10pm (Aug 29) | Campfire ban lifted in Sooke as of noon Aug 28 | Call to Coast Salish artists for BC Ferries designs | New Gr12 scholarships for 2015-2016 | Developer contributions to roundabout are from RBC, Mariner's Village, Partners REIT & West Coast Design (pg3) | Vancouver Island could go 'all Green' says Elizabeth May | Trudeau in Esquimalt-Saanich-Sooke