Sarah Simpson

LAKE FLASHBACK: Lake Days, Lady of the Lake and Laura Harris

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

Debris pile spontaneously combusts at Maple Bay construction site

A large pile of land-clearing debris caught fire at a construction site…

Cowichan Bay rallies to help one of its own

Jody Williams and Anita Laminman are a popular pair in the Cowichan Bay.

‘Nick’s Stop’ in Shawnigan Lake is an official bus stop once more

After “much back and forth between us and the Ministry of Transport”…

Sahtlam firefighter loses home to blaze

By the next morning heavy machinery was brought in to demolish what remained

Cowichan looking at Stage 2 water restrictions as Level 3 drought declared

The B.C. government has announced a Level 3 drought rating for Vancouver Island and the Gulf Islands

Duncan police see rash of thefts from vehicles

In most of the cases the thieves had it easy as the doors were left unlocked.

MP MacGregor helps to prioritize whale captivity ban

Request delays zero waste packaging private members bill

MP MacGregor helps to prioritize whale captivity ban

Request delays zero waste packaging private members bill

Duncan RCMP make arrests in Queens Street drug bust

Duncan RCMP targeting drug dealers

‘Hot Spot’ patrols result in Duncan arrest, drug seizure

In the early morning hours of Friday, June 7, uniformed officers with…

What you said: Duncan parking dilemma

How much time do you need downtown?

Make some cards to grow a garden at new Duncan Hospice House

Members of the crafting community (and those who’d like to learn) can…

Annual Golfers Against Cancer tournament eyes fundraising milestone

The goal: to raise $55,000 during 30th anniversary tournament

Youth Pride parade returns to Duncan after decade hiatus

It’s been 10 years since the area’s last youth pride parade and…

Sarah Simpson Column: New life born from old tree at Hospice House site

I have a history with the Cairnsmore neighbourhood. It’s not a long…