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PHOTOS: Wounded Warriors BC raises over $155,000 during 2020 run

Eight-day relay race for PTSD programs falls short of $250,000 goal

Big Brothers Big Sisters bowling fundraiser this weekend in Cowichan

Bowl For Kids Sake takes place at Duncan Lanes on Sunday, March 1.

  • Feb 29, 2020

Endangered butterfly species to be reintroduced to Hornby Island

Hornby Island is about to play a major role in the saving…

  • Feb 27, 2020
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What would you do if you missed out on $1-million dollars?
Canadian Tire replaces stolen toys for Salvation Army
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Meet B.C.'s oldest lawyer

Check out Cowichan’s heritage sites for Heritage Week

This year’s theme is “Bringing the Past into the Future”

  • Feb 25, 2020

Coming up in Cowichan: Learn about the Koksilah River and watershed

Speaker series to talk Koksilah River The next presentation in the Cowichan…

  • Feb 25, 2020

Explore Vancouver Island with George Vancouver through presentation in Cowichan

Historian Eric Marshall will relate this history at the 7:30 p.m., Thursday, Feb. 27

  • Feb 24, 2020

Coming up in Cowichan: Meet the Wounded Warriors

Wounded Warrior Run stops at Legion The Royal Canadian Legion Malahat District…

  • Feb 23, 2020

VIDEO: Wounded Warrior Run leaves Port Hardy on eight-day trek down Vancouver island

The team’s fundraising goal this year is $250,000, which is double last year’s goal.

LAKE FLASHBACK: Death, destruction and a big donation

Welcome to Lake Flashback. Reporter Sarah Simpson has been combing through old…

Coming up in Cowichan: Climate change series, nominate a Leader of Tomorrow

Series of seminars on climate change emergency coming up Are you interested…

  • Feb 17, 2020

2020 Islands Agriculture show a hit in Cowichan

The Islands Agriculture Show drew those in the farming business and those…

Family Day features free fun in Cowichan thanks to CVRD

The Cowichan Valley Regional District is offering several activities for families to…

VIU Cowichan part of $1.4 million new trades training program

$1.4 million over two years to provide exploratory trades skills foundations courses to 160

  • Feb 13, 2020

Meet one of B.C.’s instructors in CPR and first aid for dogs

Paramedic teaches Dogsafe Canine First Aid to pet owners and people who run dog businesses

80,000 reasons to support the food bank

Supporting your local food bank couldn’t be easier

Cowichan Coffee Time: Nature School unveils plaque

• The Board of Education for the Cowichan Valley School District was…

  • Feb 10, 2020

Bigleaf Maple Syrup festival not dampened by flooding

Flooding from a severe storm the night before couldn’t stop the Bigleaf…

Lake Flashback: Watershed board worries, boundaries, retirement

Welcome to Lake Flashback. Reporter Sarah Simpson has been combing through old…

Islands Agriculture Show in Cowichan explores cannabis and food security

Feb. 7 and 8 at the Cowichan Exhibition Park

  • Feb 6, 2020

Famous Nichole Stock Penny Drive comes to an end at Lake Cowichan

People aren’t using coins as much any more so organizers will looks for new ways to continue her idea