Sarah Simpson

Cowichan Bay Pub gearing up for second comedy night

Cow Bay local Brendan Washbern on the program

Sarah Simpson Column: Floods and fires and sleepless nights

Truth be told, I’m just a bit bummed out.

Cowichan Valley Trail section closed due to washout

Stay clear of the Cowichan Valley Trail between the Holt Creek Trestle…

Lake Flashback: Watershed board worries, boundaries, retirement

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

Cowichan’s state of emergency remains as flood damage reckoning begins

Cowichan Tribes Chief William Seymour called the situation on the reserve “terrible”.

RCMP: ‘We have no updates’ on Cowichan’s three homicides

“We have no updates at this time,” said Sgt. Trevor Busch of…

Fundraiser created for popular Vancouver Island farm market overrun with water

GoFundMe campaign set up for Russell Farms Market following flood

Sarah Simpson Column: Co-sleeping: the cute and cozy curse

Sleeping with your kids can be a nightmare

UPDATED 1 p.m.: State of emergency declared for Cowichan Valley after heavy rain, flooding

Emergency reception centre set up at Cowichan Community Centre

RCMP, Search and Rescue volunteers seeking man last seen in Cowichan River

Authorities were called Thursday, Jan. 30 to help search for a man…

South Cowichan customers lose power due to wind

More than 2,300 customers were in the dark Friday afternoon as winds…

Fire crews, RCMP dispatched after vandals light fire

Police and fire crews were called out to a house on Festubert…

LAKE FLASHBACK: Bylaw enforcement, a close call, and Brent Friday

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

Parkside Academy future unclear as district ponders future of Somenos school site

Parkside had been leasing the site for the last five years

Sarah Simpson Column: Goodbye coworker, hello family!

It’s not unheard-of for many of us to have friends that become…

Ucluelet earthquake shakes Duncan

Did you feel it? Earthquakes Canada is confirming an earthquake at 1:35…

100 years of adventure for Duncan’s Sylvia Peecock

After a century of life, understandably, Sylvia Peecock’s brain sometimes needs a…

Preliminary inquiry dates set in Duncan court for Coogan murder case

Lawyers for the man accused of killing his brother inside the apartment…