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Scrumptious baking featured at big Easter Cake Bake-off in Lake Cowichan

And these cakes were auctioned off afterwards making it a sweet day all round

Honeymoon Bay children enjoy Easter Egg hunt at the park

The Honeymoon Bay Fire Dept. throws its Easter Day event for kids big and small

CVRD looking for volunteers for emergencies

They are looking for dedicated, caring individuals that are good with people and paperwork

  • Apr 30, 2019
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Celebration for opening of IWA annex at Lake Cowichan museum
Heritage Days truck parade at Lake Cowichan
Bike parade fun at Lake Cowichan Heritage Days
Lake Cowichan pet parade 2019 draws record number of entries

LAKE FLASHBACK: Garbage dumping and the Youbou sawmill: two subjects that never seemed to go away

Plus this week: LCSS rugby machine, and Lois Gage takes over Area I for hubby, John Ward

In Bloom Wildflower Festival celebrates spring in Cowichan Garry Oak Preserve

The Nature Conservancy of Canada’s annual event is back for its 13th year.

  • Apr 25, 2019

Cowichan Coffee Time: Awards, new digs and fundraising totals

• St. John Ambulance First Responder Divisional Superintendent Glyn Trafford got a…

  • Apr 25, 2019

Lots of family fun as Mill Bay Centre holds its annual Easter Egg hunt at Brentwood College

A sunny morning, lots of chocolate eggs, and time with the family: winning combo at Mill Bay

Pug life: B.C. town boasts waggish list of dog names

Freedom-of-information request lists most ‘pupular’ dog names registered in White Rock

United Way opens grants to help charities tackle social issues

Charities north of the Malahat can apply for grants $2,000 to $20,000

Rhododendrons to take centre stage at Cowichan Valley Garden Fair April 27

It’s not just the flowers that are eye catching

  • Apr 22, 2019

Workshop helps Cowichan residents understand basic of dementia journey

Free Getting to Know Dementia workshop to Duncan on Thursday, May 2.

  • Apr 21, 2019

QUIZ: How much do you know about Easter?

Take this short quiz and put your knowledge to the test

Waste not: Kootenay brewery leftovers feed the local food chain

Spent grains from the Trail Beer Refinery are donated to local farmers and growers, none go to waste

VIDEO: Families: get set for Easter Egg Hunts this weekend around the Cowichan Valley

There are plenty to choose from, and don’t forget to check your local fire hall

Lake Cowichan turns out in force for fun food bank fundraiser hockey game

Midget Lakers play Lake Cowichan Fire Department in popular annual event

LAKE FLASHBACK: New future for Youbou? Gyproc in the bush, abandoning the CN, and all-day parking

It’s surprising how many subjects come up again and again over the decades

Coming up in Cowichan: Easter Eggspress; knitting workshops

Hop aboard the Easter Eggspress at the BCFDC The Easter Eggspress is…

  • Apr 18, 2019

Snowbirds arrive on Vancouver Island for annual spring training

VIDEO: Acrobatic air team back in Comox for annual spring training

It’s bake-off time for all Laker bakers with Easter cake contest on April 20

Get your fancy pants on and get ready to show Lake Cowichan you can bake a cake!

VIDEO: Easter fun at Lake Cowichan is held on Monday, April 22

Hunting for eggs and then skating at the arena is a great way to spend Easter Monday