Sarah Simpson

Too many close calls: Caution needed in Lake Cowichan crosswalks

Mikaela Martin is relatively new to town, having only lived in Lake…

Plainclothes Mounties crackdown on distracted drivers at Duncan intersection

The best way to save $578 is to put your phone down.…

Small window to have your say on Cowichan’s SD79 budget

Survey responses only collected until April 7

Sarah Simpson column: This story had my brain buzzing

My son is around the same age and would not have been so calm.

What you said: Are we losing our community to drugs and crime?

Readers weigh in: Are we losing our community to drugs and crime?

Student air-lifted after bike accident on Mount Tzouhalem

The 14-year-old student had been riding with the Cowichan Secondary Mountain Bike Club

Cowichan Board of Education exploring anti-vaping strategy

Members of the Cowichan Valley Board of Education want to be able…

Not so fast: CVRD board wants more info before community centre re-named

Lake Cowichan director Tim McGonigle agreed, calling the ISC Commission’s recommendation “premature”.

Cowichan Hospice House moving ahead one step at a time

Mill Bay’s Judith Belton raising funds by running

Sarah Simpson Column: Book club’s longtime friends grant lifetime membership

One of the best times of the day for my family is…

UPDATE: Cougars killed after mauling four-year-old in Lake Cowichan

A four-year-old boy sustained non-life-threatening injuries when he was mauled in a…

First derby, then party

Brass Knuckle Derby Dames host Rink Minx Roller Girls on March 30

Shawnigan Lake residents rally to rebuild memorial bus shelter

Nick’s Stop is a reminder for all to slow down

Sarah Simpson Column: Pink plants and procrastination

I’ve been sitting at my desk for roughly 10 minutes now…procrastinating. I’ll…

Trailer stolen, items destroyed at property near Skutz Falls

“These people deserve to have the book thrown hard at them.”

Firearm concern prompts police presence near Cowichan Bay

Well being check approached with caution

Sarah Simpson Column: Duncan Dairy Queen’s Mr. Nice takes the cake

I made a terrible mistake last Friday. I sat down and read…

Cowichan Valley leaders stand united against racism

Tensions flare as a result of dog abuse trial

Cowichan Tribes chief issues statement asking for calm as Teddy the dog trial ratchets up tensions

With the Teddy the dog animal abuse trial set to continue this…