Wire Service

Stretching exercises after working in the garden reduces aches and pains. (Mary Lowther photo)

Mary Lowther column: Keeping up with physical demands of gardening

I can get carried away in the garden, planning to weed “just that one bed”

  • Jul 2, 2022
Stretching exercises after working in the garden reduces aches and pains. (Mary Lowther photo)

Sandra Lynn Nuttall

January 3, 1958 - July 2, 2022Sandra Lynn Nuttall passed away peacefully…

  • Jul 2, 2022
Graham Blank, Lia Crowe photo

Life and style

Graham Blank, VP, Director for Tom Lee Music Canada and Steinway Piano Galleries of Canada

  • Jul 1, 2022
Graham Blank, Lia Crowe photo

Dennis Robert Ruttan

January 20, 1947 - July 1, 2022In loving memory ~ Surrounded by…

  • Jul 1, 2022

William ‘Bruce’ Holloway

December 11, 1936 - July 1, 2022In Loving Memory ~ It is…

  • Jul 1, 2022
letters

Letter: Mural for downtown park a good idea

Perhaps a heritage theme by our trove of local artists

  • Jun 30, 2022
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letters

Letter: Dangerous driving in parking lots

This type of driving is just stupid

  • Jun 30, 2022
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The key question about the Maverick regards its capabilities as a pickup. As in, does it have any. The bed might be only 4.5-feet long, but it’s four-feet wide. Ford says it has the capacity for 18 4x8 sheets of three-quarter-inch plywood. PHOTO: FORD

2022 Ford Maverick: Can this little pickup pick up some new fans?

Ford had the small-truck market all to itself with the original Ford…

  • Jun 30, 2022
The key question about the Maverick regards its capabilities as a pickup. As in, does it have any. The bed might be only 4.5-feet long, but it’s four-feet wide. Ford says it has the capacity for 18 4x8 sheets of three-quarter-inch plywood. PHOTO: FORD
letters

Letter: Property values negatively affected by lack of cell service

Why wouldn’t you want property values to go down somewhat anyway?

  • Jun 30, 2022
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letters

Letter: Fly the flag with respect on Canada Day

My concern remains with those who have felt alienated or intimidated

  • Jun 30, 2022
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letters

Letter: Roe v Wade: a poem

We must show them the volume of our loud majority

  • Jun 30, 2022
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letters

Letter: Neonicotinoid pesticides should be banned

Please let us know what you are able and willing to do

  • Jun 30, 2022
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letters

Letter: To improve quality of life, keep our trees and plant more

Doubling our tree canopy would provide increased health benefits for many

  • Jun 30, 2022
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letters

Letter: Broom busters deserve credit

I began to volunteer for this great cause

  • Jun 30, 2022
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The Cowichan Valley Regional District has yet to receive any applications from West Shore Motorsports Park to move its operations to the Shawnigan Lake area. (File photo)

Editorial: New racetrack unlikely to find warm welcome in Shawnigan

There is no doubt this will be a tough facility to find a location for on either side of the Malahat

  • Jun 30, 2022
The Cowichan Valley Regional District has yet to receive any applications from West Shore Motorsports Park to move its operations to the Shawnigan Lake area. (File photo)
The accused made an appearance in Nanaimo on June 29. Black Press file photo

Courtenay homicide suspect makes court appearance in Nanaimo

Next court appearance for Anousone Chang is set for Aug. 17

  • Jun 29, 2022
The accused made an appearance in Nanaimo on June 29. Black Press file photo
The musical group the Jammers will be performing at the Malahat Legion as part of Canada Day festivities on July 1. (Submitted photo)

Canada Day festivities back at Malahat Legion

Popular pancake breakfast begins at 8:30 a.m.

  • Jun 29, 2022
The musical group the Jammers will be performing at the Malahat Legion as part of Canada Day festivities on July 1. (Submitted photo)
May 11, 2022 -Daughter and father, Tania and Mario Conforti photographed in one of the homes they've built for a business feature in Boulevard magazine.. Don Denton photograph.

Family business

Confortis thrive as a family and as work mates

  • Jun 29, 2022
May 11, 2022 -Daughter and father, Tania and Mario Conforti photographed in one of the homes they've built for a business feature in Boulevard magazine.. Don Denton photograph.

Glenn Leroy Ecklin

October 29, 1926 - June 29, 2022In loving memory ~ Dad, Uncle,…

  • Jun 29, 2022

Margaret Joan (nee Russell) Cawker

June 29, 2022In Loving Memory ~ Cawker, Margaret Joan nee Russell passed…

  • Jun 29, 2022