Lexi Bainas

VIDEO: Hilarity rules when nuns get in the Christmas mood

Zany musical Nuncrackers is family-friendly way to kick off the holiday season

Cowichan dancer heads to World Dance Championships

Olivia Young and her mother are leaving this weekend for the competition in Germany

Crime spree at Cowichan Lake ends in capture of four in the woods

Four people are in custody after a crime spree at Cowichan Lake led to a chase in the bush.

VIDEO: Local talent is in the spotlight this week

Our Valley performers are standing tall these days, winning awards and showcasing their work

VIDEO: New styles of teaching and learning are in classrooms now: Spilsbury

In an era when educating styles change rapidly, Cowichan Valley is keeping up: board chair

Lake Cowichan Legion gets a lift

With grants, donations, and a lot of effort, the Lake Cowichan Legion is now fully accessible

VIDEO: O’Callaghan sings the songs of Leonard Cohen to bring Cowichan’s Sylvan jazz series to a close

She brings a thoughtful, feminine slant to the music of Canada’s troubadour

VIDEO: $2,500 towards samonid society programs a welcome gift from Kinettes

Bob Crandall of Cowichan Lake Salmonid Enhancement is delighted to receive $2,500 from Kin Clubs.

VIDEO: Lake Cowichan remembers the fallen with music, impressive ceremony

Hear the Cowichan Pipes & Drums, Lake Cowichan Tenors, and the community honour veterans

VIDEO: Girl Guides learn love of flight in airfield tour

Pilots show the girls that Canadian women enjoy flying and have contributed to our history

VIDEO: Legion, cadets, and City of Duncan kick off annual Poppy Campaign

In brilliant sun that lured many older Legion members out, the Poppy Campaign kicked off in style

Lake Flashback: J.H. Boyd, Youbou mill, and train derailment: all aspects of Lake life that are no more

We were still fighting over old school, sawmill, and watching for trains in past years

Adding value to Lake Cowichan helps ensure rosier future: Ross Forrest

It’s been a long road to revitalizing Lake Cowichan but efforts are now bearing fruit, mayor says

VIDEO: Beatles or Stones? Show will help you decide

The argument has been going on for 50 years: which band is better? Beatles vs Stones

Column: Reading is one of the best forms of entertainment: flexible, portable, and fun

Check out a public library, or buy yourself a book, but do it. Reading is great entertainment.

VIDEO: Hear Corb Lund singin’ songs and tellin’ tales on Tuesday, Nov. 14

He’s solo on this tour, and he’s glad to be back in western Canada, sharing tunes and telling stories

Zany nuns back for Christmas in ‘Nuncrackers’ in Duncan

It’s funny, family-friendly, and a seasonal good time, all rolled into one early Christmas gift

VIDEO: Halloween night is lots of fun at Youbou Community Hall

Check out our video of the costume contests and more from Youbou’s Halloween celebration

VIDEO:Watershed talks now moving towards ‘trickier pieces’

Changes in the Lake Cowichan weir is a long way off, but talks are moving in that direction

Infrastructure key to Lake’s future: Morrison

Some of the ways to boost the economy of the Cowichan Lake area aren’t flashy but get the job done