Robert Barron

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Homelessness still big issue in Valley

Robert Barron’s column

  • May 26th, 2017 8:30am

Proposed law on derelict vessels welcomed in the Valley

Ottawa set to introduce legislation that will support the removal of abandoned boats

  • May 26th, 2017 7:30am

Duncan Community Lodge wins court case

Lodge now looks to expand membership and community involvement

  • May 25th, 2017 5:00pm

Furstenau says minority government good news

Cowichan Valley’s Green MLA looks forward to “cooperative and collaborative” government

  • May 25th, 2017 4:00pm

Citizens Assembly votes for amalgamation of North Cowichan and Duncan

But the 36-member assembly finds cost savings would be negligible

  • May 25th, 2017 3:00pm

Mexican scientists study local bio-diesel model

Researchers hope to find solutions to Mexico City’s pollution issues

  • May 24th, 2017 10:30am

Local senior warns of phone fraud

Woman received six calls this month from a man claiming to represent the Canada Revenue Agency

  • May 24th, 2017 9:30am

Lieutenant Governor visits Duncan school for Canada 150

Judith Guichon visiting 150 schools to celebrate Canada’s birthday

  • May 23rd, 2017 6:30am

Directors echo concerns on Malahat safety over turn changes

Planned changes at Aspen Road would eliminate left-hand turn onto highway

  • May 19th, 2017 2:25pm

North Cowichan to draft a nuisance property bylaw

Landlords of nuisance properties may have to pay for costs of excessive emergency calls

  • May 19th, 2017 9:30am

Public hearing on large Kingsview development to be held in June

Project looks to construct 1,300 housing units on the side of Mount Tzouhalem

  • May 19th, 2017 8:30am

Building regulations baffle burnt-out family

Family’s house burns down; bylaw will only allow them to rebuild to less than half original size

  • May 19th, 2017 7:50am

Video: Donnay Drive development gets green light

North Cowichan council votes 4-3 for controversial project to proceed

  • May 17th, 2017 6:30am

Video: Retired Mountie set to bike across Canada

Dave Mackenzie hopes to raise $50,000 to fight cancer

  • May 15th, 2017 4:30pm

Police push for new nuisance property bylaw in North Cowichan

Bylaw would make landowners financially responsible for emergency calls to nuisance properties

  • May 15th, 2017 11:30am

One year later, Sam’s Auto, North Cowichan continue to clash

Amar Rashead handed court order from North Cowichan last week

  • May 15th, 2017 6:30am

Shawnigan Lake soil company awarded increased court costs

CVRD may have to pay more for ongoing court battle

  • May 12th, 2017 7:30am

Study of landslide into Cowichan River expected soon

Up to 800 dump truck loads of glacial silt slid into river

  • May 11th, 2017 9:49am