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Family raises money for B.C. man burned in campfire mishap

Harold Duncan-Williams suffered first, second and third degree burns when his shirt caught on fire

VIDEO: Trades jobs the way of the future on Vancouver Island?

Hundreds of people attend Black Press Career Fair in Nanaimo

Lake Flashback: Water, fire and high school graduation

“12-year-old: His home was on fire but he knew what to do”

VIDEO: D-Day ceremony remembers Normandy invasion

It was the beginning of the end of World War Two, and it started on June 6, 1944

Free fishing allowed for Family Fishing Weekend

Most fishing is being offered for free this weekend in recognition of a celebrated family tradition

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Class of 78 in Lake Days parade this year
2018/19 Lady of the Lake crowned at Saywell Park
Community Flower & Garden Show at Cobble Hill
Lake Cowichan rhododendron walk is peaceful oasis

Nine-year-old launches recycling business in northwest B.C.

With no curb-side pick up recycling in Prince Rupert, one young boy found his niche

Lowest tides in years exposes Island seashore

Moon and sun collaborate for significant low tides this summer with more lows predicted to return July 13 and Aug. 11

Cowichan Coffee Time: From CHAMPS to scholarships

The Duncan Kinettes donated $6,400 to the BC Summer Games

  • Jun 14th, 2018

Coming up in Cowichan: Father’s Day fun to fundraising

Father’s Day Tractor Show at the BC Forest Discovery Centre

  • Jun 14th, 2018

Norwegian man finds biological family in B.C.

Family reunion for adopted man almost 50 years in the making.

Mesachie Lake tourney celebrates 40 years of fun and fundraising for MD

It all started years ago, but now they’re aiming for a million dollars raised for muscular dystrophy

  • Jun 14th, 2018

LAKE FLASHBACK: Diesel leak, sewer pipe leak, and more renovations at the high school

The coliform stopped flowing quickly at the campsite but the diesel leak story went on and on

VIDEO: Sun shines on colourful Cowichan Lake Days parade

Pipes and drums, colourful floats, Lady of the Lake candidates: the parade has it all

Feast of Fields settles in for the summer of 2018

Vancouver Island Feast set for Kildara Farms in North Saanich on Aug. 26

  • Jun 11th, 2018

Mother in her fifties finishes high school, graduates with daughter

Recent graduate encourages other adults to get Dogwood Diploma using Adult Upgrading Grant

Lions Club hands out bursary

He is attending Camosun College Interurban Campus to get his Red Seal Automotive Service Technician.

  • Jun 9th, 2018

FLASHBACKS: Fish kill by chemical, Port Alberni to Lake Cowichan Cavalcade, and demonstration forest

Roof-moss cleaner suspected of killing fish, another try at highway link and a demonstration forest