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PHOTOS: BC SPCA announces winners in 12th annual wildlife photo contest

From stoats to skunks, bears to bees, amateur photographers capture province at its wildest

QUIZ: Are you ready for the school year?

How much do you know about schools and education?

Two B.C. Kittens in need medical support after falling from highrises

BC SPCA starts fundraising for kittens in Victoria and Vancouver

Undaunted, Cowichan “UN”FAIR draws inspiration from pandemic

COVID-19, quarantine, Dr. Bonnie Henry behind new categories at Cowichan Exhibition

Cowichan-Cobble Hill 4-H District endures COVID-19

“Just like the motto says we all sat down and came up with a way to continue with the program”

  • Sep 14, 2020
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Valuable information gathered at 4-H Beef show

Friesen-Robinson encouraged the members to continue to work with their animals

  • Sep 14, 2020

The loom continues to shuttle through COVID for 4-H fibre arts

This did not deter our diehard 4-H weavers.

  • Sep 14, 2020

Annual 4-H horse camp goes ahead — with a few changes

Riders went home each evening

  • Sep 14, 2020

Honouring the Cowichan River part 3: Be Safe

Our rivers rely on adequate water flows to dilute pollutants

  • Sep 13, 2020

Honouring the Cowichan River: Be Calm

We need to value and treat our environment — the plants, land and waters — as part of our health system.

  • Sep 6, 2020

Flashback: Bad news all around for history’s early Septembers

Do you remember these stories from Cowichan Lake?

QUIZ: How much do you really know about work and labour

The Labour Day weekend, in early September, is a time to celebrate workers

‘Nothing’s working anymore’: West Kelowna woman shares her fight with cystic fibrosis

Cystic fibrosis is a genetic disease that affects the lungs and intestines among other organs

QUIZ: The bare facts about bears

As summer ends, bear sightings will become more common. How much do you know about bears?

VIDEO: Rescued Northern Goshawk takes flight on Vancouver Island

Raptor fell from nest as a chick; rehabilitated by Mountainaire Avian Rescue Society

  • Aug 27, 2020

Honouring the Cowichan River: Be Kind

This is the first in a three-part collaborative series

  • Aug 24, 2020

Island Health posts alert of possible COVID-19 exposure at Courtenay restaurant

Island Health has posted an advisory of possible exposure to COVID-19 at…