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Coming up in Cowichan: Learn about epilepsy; Maple Syrup Festival

Two educational events on epilepsy Vancouver Island University and the Duncan branch…

  • Jan 24, 2019

Is your dog one of Canada’s top 10 most popular breeds?

Labs still top the list, French bulldogs move up

Cowichan Valley fitness, social program needs volunteers to keep Minds in Motion

“I go to Minds in Motion and meet support and acceptance,” says one caregiver participant.

  • Jan 24, 2019
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'Cabin Fever' Market at Honeymoon Bay Hall offers a taste of the outdoor market to come
Seedy Sunday packs Siem Lelum gym and grounds on St. Patrick's Day
75th anniversary plans unveiled to council
Big leaf maple syrup festival again draws lots of families to BC Forest Discovery Centre

VIDEO: Lake Cowichan minor hockey Lakers of all ages shine at big Jamboree Day

With a Skills Competition and a full slate of games, there was fun for everyone on Jamboree Day

From CPR to Cycling, Cowichan Elder College offers wide range of courses

Elder College is supported by the CVRD so all the classes are listed in the Recreation Guide

  • Jan 22, 2019

VIDEO: Initiation hockey hosts year-end tourney at the Lake

Cowichan Lake hockey fans turn out in good numbers to support their smallest players

Lake Flashback: Seniors home wanted, Co-op going great guns, school accreditation problem

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

Coming up in Cowichan: Anti-pipeline meeting; women’s shelter open house

Public meeting in Duncan to support pipeline protests A public meeting has…

  • Jan 17, 2019

WATCH: Giving the special needs community a Night to Shine

Global event offers people with special needs a full prom experience in Chilliwack, Surrey

Lake Flashback: LCSS accreditation, Youbou mill might close, rhodo garden a hit

There was lots to talk about in early January over the years

New dog greeter spreading smiles at prestigious B.C. hotel

Trained as a guide dog, Winston was ‘too friendly’ for official service

Coming up in Cowichan: Free genealogy classes

Want to do your family tree? Start at free course Two free…

  • Jan 10, 2019

B.C. man drives all night to get photo of rare duck

Local ‘bird-nerd’ gets shot of Mandarin Duck

VIDEO: Theo the 800-pound pig finds a home on Vancouver Island

An 800-pound rescued Langley pig, named Theodore, is off to a livestock sanctuary on the Island.

First baby at CDH, Wyatt Louie joins two brothers and two sisters

“All my babies come early” says mom, Rosemarie Harry

Lake Flashback: Penny Drive, Salmonid Enhancement woes from ‘94, and some fun from 1978

Do you still fondly remember the huge, annual winter sale at Dorothy’s Style Shop?

Coming up in Cowichan: Tree chipping this weekend

Tree chipping events in Valley this weekend Dispose of your Christmas tree…

  • Jan 3, 2019

Cobble Hill family reflects as War Amps celebrates 100th anniversary

Malcolm was born a left arm amputee

  • Dec 30, 2018