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Column T.W. Paterson: A veteran’s take on Remembrance Day 1941

“We pause for two minutes and we lay wreaths, but what are those in the balance?”

  • Nov 18th, 2017

Column Drivesmart: Maintaining a safe following distance

I try very hard to maintain at least a two second following distance when I drive.

  • Nov 18th, 2017

Woodworking workshop at Cowichan Station aims to bring young, old together

Woodworking workshop at Cowichan Station aims to bring young, old together

Cowichan Hospital Auxiliary donates $40K for pumps that help patients keep independence

Imagine getting a cancer diagnosis about a year after your child is born.

  • Nov 17th, 2017

Cowichan dancer heads to World Dance Championships

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

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Cadets place crosses at Mountainview Cemetery
    Shawnigan Lake celebrates new Pavilion
      Lake Cowichan hosts a Business Showcase
        Duncan Farmers Market

          PHOTOS and VIDEO: Charles Hoey Park in Duncan packed to honour war dead

          Crowd lays wreaths at cenotaph

          • Nov 15th, 2017

          Lake Cowichan Legion gets a lift

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

          Vancouver Island woman draws portrait of B.C. fire chief who was swept away by floods

          ‘I felt their loss, and wanted to reach out to them’ says Harpaul Nandhra.

          Column T.W. Paterson: From the National War Memorial to a single dollar bill

          “If only this bill could talk, what a tale it could tell.”—Bertha McHattie.

          • Nov 16th, 2017

          Presentation in Duncan: The Naga peoples and The Forgotten Army

          Rarely is there media coverage on events in the Southeast Asia theatre

          • Nov 14th, 2017

          Team B.C. wins second straight bronze at nationals

          B.C. defeats Saskatchewan 2-1 in overtime.

          • Nov 13th, 2017

          Public rallies around B.C. woman after life-altering brain aneurysm

          A GoFundMe page has been set up after a Langley mom was hospitalized

          Column David Suzuki: U.S. climate report leaves little room for doubt

          It’s odd a major U.S. government climate report released Nov. 3 didn’t receive more media attention.

          • Nov 12th, 2017

          Column Drivesmart: The lost art of making a lane change

          You should see the entire front end of the vehicle you just passed in your centre rear view mirror

          • Nov 11th, 2017

          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