Conservatives elect new leader

North Okanagan-Shuswap MP optimistic about party’s future

B.C. is using taxpayer money to outlast plaintiffs in health-care trial: critic

Private health advocates are trying to raise more money to continue the fight

Exclusive: Lieutenant-governor speaks for first time about minority government (with video)

Judith Guichon could be asked to decide fate of province if Premier can’t win support of Greens.

Missing Chemainus man found dead

Clifford Boutillier went missing on May 21

  • May 26th, 2017

Living through a terrorist attack

A former Okanagan student was down the street from the Ariana Grande concert when the arena was attacked

North Cowichan teenager missing again

Last seen May 22, police are asking for the public’s help in locating the 17-year-old.

Steps Ahead Dance show


Laketown Rock thrilled fans


Public hearing for Donnay Drive development


Ex-Mountie cycles cross-Canada for cancer


Citizens Assembly votes for amalgamation of North Cowichan and Duncan

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

Proposed law on derelict vessels welcomed in the Valley

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

Duncan Community Lodge wins court case

Lodge now looks to expand membership and community involvement

Furstenau says minority government good news

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

Plan for waits on Malahat as highway work begins

Motorists should expect delays of approximately 20 minutes

  • May 25th, 2017

B.C. political legend Grace McCarthy dies

Remembered for rebuilding Social Credit, launching SkyTrain

Golf carts taking to Chase’s streets

The Village of Chase a guinea pig for a new provincial plan

Langford man pleads guilty in death of West Shore RCMP officer

Kenneth Jacob Fenton pleads guilty to two counts in the death of Const. Sarah Beckett in April 2016.

50-year-old Chemainus man missing

North Cowichan/Duncan RCMP are requesting the public’s help in locating a missing Chemainus man.

  • May 25th, 2017

Top court to hear federal government’s appeal on residential school records

A lower court judge ruled to destroy the stories after 15 years unless consent is given to preserve

More sex-related charges against former Vancouver detective

James Fisher had been previously charged with sexual exploitation and sexual assault