Robert Barron

posted 591 stories to Cowichan Valley Citizen.
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Two large development projects come before North Cowichan council

Both have affordable housing components

  • Sep 22nd, 2017 8:00am

North Cowichan approves controversial new fire bylaw

Many remain opposed to new policy

  • Sep 21st, 2017 11:13am

Lake Cowichan’s popular Salmon and Mushroom Festival coming this weekend

18th annual festival is the creation of mycologist Ingeborg Woodsworth

  • Sep 20th, 2017 12:00pm

Four senior staff in Lake Cowichan make more than $75,000 a year

CAO Joseph Fernandez who earned a total of $128,000

  • Sep 20th, 2017 8:00am

Groundwater wells need to be registered with the province

CVRD director Ian Morrison encourages all well owners to sign up

  • Sep 20th, 2017 8:00am

Column: Hurricane Irma makes one appreciate the Island

Robert’s column

  • Sep 17th, 2017 1:00pm

UPDATED: Candidates meeting for Shawnigan Lake to be held on Sept. 28

Three candidates running for the director’s seat on the CVRD

  • Sep 15th, 2017 7:00am

Cowichan Valley man completes cross-Canada bike trip

Dave MacKenzie raised more than $35,000 for the Canadaina Cancer Society

  • Sep 14th, 2017 4:00pm

Duncan’s London Drugs helps immigrant families

Business notes

  • Sep 13th, 2017 12:00pm

TimberWest says it won’t build truck bypass route above Youbou

But forest company insists there may still be logging in area

  • Sep 13th, 2017 10:30am

Lake Cowichan area neighbours fume over water-pumping study

Fears raised over aquifer viability

  • Sep 12th, 2017 5:30pm

112-unit apartment building gets third reading from North Cowichan

But some neighbours want better planning

  • Sep 12th, 2017 4:30pm

North Cowichan moves forward with secondary suites bylaw

Public hearing on issue tentatively scheduled for Oct. 4

  • Sep 12th, 2017 6:00am

Kudos to Buckerfields for living wage change

Decision to implement living wage for workers to be commended

  • Sep 10th, 2017 1:00pm

Buckerfields commits to “living wage” for employees

Duncan-based company said it was the right thing to do

  • Sep 8th, 2017 7:00am

N. Cowichan backs off new burning bylaws

Municipality looks to extend open burning in the fall

  • Sep 7th, 2017 4:30pm

Amalgamation vote coming this spring as Duncan council says yes

Only Coun. Tom Duncan voted against

  • Sep 6th, 2017 2:30pm

Bypass logging route near Youbou not wanted by community

TimberWest is proposing bypass route to deal with logging truck issues

  • Sep 6th, 2017 1:30pm

Business notes: Guild Salon moves to Berkey’s Corner

Business notes

  • Sep 6th, 2017 12:00pm