Community

Lake Flashback: Young people careless with fire, partying on the trail, plus ‘silent emergency’ in the forests

Extra this week: a special time capsule is buried at the Forest Research Station in 1979

Education session focuses on child and family services

Madeline Joe and Jenny George will host a panel discussion

  • Aug 27, 2019

Wasn’t that a party? Lake Cowichan 75th Anniversary wins on all fronts

Great organization leads to fun for everyone as Lake Cowichan celebrates Diamond Jubilee

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One Cowichan's 'Charged Up' Festival offers plenty of fresh lifestyle ideas
Logger sports at the Cowichan Exhibition, Jack and Jill saw
Logger sports at the Cowichan Exhibition, pole climb
Logger sports at the Cowichan Exhibition, overhand chop

Lake Cowichan Fire Department also celebrating 75 years

It’s also a diamond jubilee year for the Lake Cowichan volunteer fire department

  • Aug 27, 2019

VIDEO: Timbersports joins the fun for 75th anniversary

Big crowd enjoys the excitement of a traditional favourite event

Flashback: Library concerns, a new park and new seniors plans

Welcome to Lake Flashback. Reporter Lexi Bainas has been combing through old…

Take your family to the Cobble Hill Fair this Saturday

Animals, rides, those wonderful displays in the hall, food and fun in store in Cobble Hill

VIDEO: Hoey and other Burma campaign veterans honoured at Cenotaph ceremony Aug. 14

The war in Burma against the Japanese was where Duncan’s only Victoria Cross winner lost his life

Sculpture relocation plan works perfectly in Chemainus

Heavy lifting required to place Cline’s work into Heritage Square

Experience automotive classics and more at the Vancouver Island Concours d’Elegance

Motorcar Weekend features Show and Shine, high-end Concours division, all for a great cause

  • Aug 18, 2019

SPCA looking for the best of the best wildlife photos

Wildlife-In-Focus photography contest

  • Aug 18, 2019

Join the fun at Rotary’s Ogilvie memorial golf tournament Aug. 23

Besides golfing with friends, you are helping fund worthwhile programs

  • Aug 17, 2019

Cowichan Preschool wins legacy award

Cowichan Preschool was founded in 1977

  • Aug 16, 2019

Excavators help cute kid who copied their dig with his toys stay “safe at work”

Carson Carnegie wakes up at 7:00 am every morning to watch construction work on his street

Stone sculpture on the move in Chemainus

Cline’s massive piece donated to the community 20 years ago relocating to Heritage Square

Upper Cowichan River cleanup set for Sunday in Lake Cowichan

It’s a rite of summer at the Lake: clean up the heritage river as the tourist season winds down

Calling all bakers: Get ready to bake a prize-winning Lake Cowichan 75th annivesary cake

Cash prizes, and fun await everyone brave enough to take up the challenge

Duncan dialysis patients pedalling their way to health

“Dialysis is exhausting and the exercise program gives our patients something to look forward to…”

  • Aug 12, 2019

Coming up in Cowichan: Heritage Fair this weekend; MacGregor opens campaign office; Pow Wow

Annual Pow Wow starts Friday in Duncan The annual Pow Wow, held…

  • Aug 9, 2019