Community

Coming up in Cowichan: online auction, Beyond the Blues, fundraising dance and much more

Online Auction to raise funds for Seniors Community Foundation The Cowichan Seniors…

  • Oct 5, 2019

Workshop fills increasing need in Cowichan for help in living well with dementia

“We offer practical techniques and strategies that they can begin using immediately”

  • Oct 1, 2019
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All kinds of Halloween Fun at Youbou Hall
Raising the poppy flag is the official kick-off for Remembrance Day events in Duncan
One Cowichan's 'Charged Up' Festival offers plenty of fresh lifestyle ideas
What would you do if you missed out on $1-million dollars?

Lake Flashback: Tour de Rock, bear shot at Lake News, paper wins B.C.

The Lake News’s Sheila Kenyon describes her first shocking experience with a habituated bear

Drenching rain greets finishers as they arrive in Lake Cowichan following Lake to Lake Walk

Some participants raised $7,579 for a favourite charities and groups

Coming up in Cowichan: Disability Resource Day, Eat Think Vote, Rivers Day

WorkBC hosting Disability Resource Day in Duncan On Wednesday, Sept. 25, WorkBC…

  • Sep 23, 2019

Tour de Rock ride kicks off in the North Island

I would ride all day in the rain if it means raising money to help these kids”

Music trivia tournament in Duncan a hit on World Alzheimer’s Day

More than $13,000 raised by people naming that tune

September is Community Foundations Month in B.C.

Initiative aims to educate people about what community foundations do

Lake Flashback: Great Lake Walk, development mooted for Paldi, visitors want more attractions

There’s always been ideas for Paldi, but none have yet come to fruition

Island contestant competes on Great Canadian Baking Show

Andrea Nauta auditioned for the show before but was lucky second time around

VIDEO: Cars, fans flock to Lake Cowichan show & shine

A&W, VI Motorsport Circuit, and 75th anniversary group put on a great show Sept 8, 2019

Cowichan residents invited to apply for seats on affordable housing committees

“Lack of affordable housing is a critical issue in the Cowichan region”

  • Sep 17, 2019

Cowichan District Hospital Foundation tourney renamed in honour of Norm Jackson

After 25 years and almost a million dollars raised, the Cowichan District…

Coming up in Cowichan: Festival, fair and Oktoberfest

Learn about fossil fuel alternatives at Charged Up! festival Sept. 21 The…

  • Sep 15, 2019

Carving in Cowichan provided road to recovery for stroke victim

“I didn’t know if I’d be able to get out of bed or walk, let alone carve”

B.C. conservation officers: Don’t leave food out ahead of bears’ foraging season

Officers will be conducting ‘attractant audits’ and ticketing violators of the B.C. Wildlife Act

Lake Flashback: A really full back-to-school pack of items from years past this week

Some things never change while others are strictly of the past

Cowichan Exhibition drew a big crowd ready for fun

Last weekend marked the 151st annual Cowichan Exhibition.