Local News

Port Alberni resident robbed with weapon, thieves steal thousands

Most of the stolen currency is in Canadian $100 bills. The police investigation is ongoing.

  • Nov 17th, 2017

Christmas Chaos will get you in the holiday spirit

The Christmas Chaos craft fair drew hundreds of shoppers

Education Minister hears arguments for new Cowichan Secondary

Last Friday provincial Minister of Education Rob Fleming hit the Cowichan Valley

  • Nov 17th, 2017

CVRD scraps drywall disposal program

Product to be diverted to private companies

Drunk driver ticketed after wrong-way rollover

Nanaimo man crashes on Inland Island Highway near Qualicum Beach

Christmas Chaos 2017 at the Island Savings Centre in Duncan
    Commercial vehicles checked on Hwy 18
      Commercial vehicles checked on Hwy 18
        Will Cowichan Rock in future?

          Stolen dog possibly sighted in Cowichan

          Nanaimo RCMP investigating Collier Dam Park encounter

          UPDATE: Driver dies when truck plunges off logging road

          Fatal incident near Caycuse claims life of man in his 60s

          Port Renfrew’s Tall Tree Festival cancelled

          One of Vancouver Island’s major music festivals hopes to come back for 2019

          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.

          Charges laid in drug bust on Rockridge Road in July

          Eric Alexander Derish, 38, of Duncan faced with a total of 14 charges

          • Nov 16th, 2017

          Lake Cowichan weir work would be replacement, not upgrade

          “This is a few years away before the CVRD makes any decision about the weir.”

          • Nov 15th, 2017

          Cowichan Bay Road is flooded again

          Heavy rains have closed the road between the highway and Tzouhalem Road

          North Cowichan/Duncan RCMP save man from pond with quick thinking, garden hose

          RCMP received a 911 call that a man had fallen in a drainage pond

          Crash snarls traffic on TCH through Duncan

          No life-threatening injuries have been reported.

          Furstenau delivers petition to legislature opposing amalgamation of RCMP detachments

          Nore than 1,000 people want a RCMP detachment in Valley’s south

          • Nov 15th, 2017

          UPDATE: Lefebure lands record-tying board chair role

          Just the second chair in the last 50 years to serve four consecutive terms

          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.