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North Cowichan warns localized flooding expected in some areas this winter

Flood protection system contains some natural gaps

  • Dec 18, 2018

Descoteau’s mother, girlfriend reflect on tribulations of murder trial

Friends a strong support system in getting through testimony details

Two men caught trying to steal thousands in merchandise from Duncan Canadian Tire

RCMP got a call from the store manager who was watching live footage of one man inside the store.

  • Dec 17, 2018

Superintendent search begins as Allen prepares to leave SD79 after four years

He’s brought change and a world-view to delivering education in the Cowichan Valley, colleagues say

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Murder victim's mom speaks
Cat rescued from under bus in Duncan
Christmas concert at Cobble Hill Hall
Downtown Duncan Christmas Kick Off

Robert Barron column: Universal child care good for families, and society

I’m pleased that the province is stepping in to start providing $10-per-day childcare spaces

Operation Popcorn visits Cowichan District Hospital

Transplant patient thanks workers for gift of life

New wind warning for most of Vancouver Island

Forecasters are calling for strong winds up to 90km/h for some areas

  • Dec 14, 2018

Mount Washington opening for winter season this weekend

The resort’s original opening day was delayed due to lack of snow

Upgrades at Crofton ferry terminal expected in 2022

Public consultations expected to begin in 2019

Boat sinks in Cow Bay leaving sheen of pollution

Coast Guard responds, but finds only one vessel that required assistance

VIDEO: Kitten rescued from under school bus in Duncan

School staff have affectionately called kitten “Axle”

Baby, it’s nasty outside: wind and rain will continue across Vancouver Island

Police warn drivers and pedestrians to use precaution during expected rain and winds