Sarah Simpson

Expect court disruptions in Duncan due to COVID-19

At least three BC Provincial courthouses have been closed as after possible…

Island Health opens referral-only COVID-19 testing clinic in Cowichan

Patients must be referred by their primary care provider or an 811 nurse

LAKE FLASHBACK: Criminals, a gale, and an obstacle overcome

Welcome to Lake Flashback. Reporter Sarah Simpson has been combing through old…

Farmers Market back on after consultation with health officials

Vendors encouraging buyers to seek out local suppliers online

City of Duncan moves to essential services only

Mayor Michelle Staples apologized for the inconvenience.

Hoarding hurts the vulnerable, Cowichan Valley heart patient says

Grocery chains doing their best to keep up with demand

CVRD recreation facilities close doors amid coronavirus precautions

North Cowichan Mayor Al Siebring expects the closures to be indefinite.

Sarah Simpson column: My clean house is definitely not for the birds

A while back, my husband and I took our kids to one…

Traditional meetings key to solving the Cowichan First Nations’ future flood problems

Indigenous Servises minister in town to visit Cowichan Tribes chief and council

Lake Flashback: Bad budget, bad council and bad guys

Welcome to Lake Flashback. Reporter Sarah Simpson has been combing through old…

Vandals target Mesachie Lake Sewer Upgrade project

“This was not a crime of opportunity or of someone acting on a whim.”

Winter count to take snapshot of Cowichan’s homeless population

In the winter of 2017, 73 people were absolutely homeless in Cowichan,…

Cowichan celebrates strength by dancing at 1 Billion Rising event

Women and children, and their male supporters rallied in Duncan City Square…

What you said: Talking in circles over Cowichan roundabouts

But hey, they’re not really roundabouts are they?

Free transit for Cowichan students during spring break

Students from kindergarten to Grade 12 can travel anywhere

Sarah Simpson Column: King of the blood donations, Robin makes it to 150

Often, when I think of blood… OK I admit that’s a really…

Coronavirus cancels all international school trips for Cowichan students

Frances Kelsey students’ London trip grounded

LAKE FLASHBACK: Marner Missed, curling casualties and a family reunited

Welcome to Lake Flashback. Reporter Sarah Simpson has been combing through old…

Find treasures, relive memories at the annual Diggers antique collectibles show

The annual Diggers Club Antique Show is coming up on Saturday, March…