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Lack of consultation on Chemainus Road corridor project irks business owners, residents

Surprise expressed over change to anticipated North Cowichan plans

World’s largest hockey stick getting new lights

New lighting system can change colours and patterns

  • Aug 17, 2019

Driver airlifted after head-on crash on TCH in Duncan Friday

Two people were seriously injured in a head-on crash on the TCH in Duncan yesterday night.

Public advised to stay out of the water at Fuller Lake Beach

Tests indicate bacteriological counts exceeding acceptable limits

  • Aug 16, 2019

Duncan’s Station Street Park may get a makeover

City of Duncan looks to make park more accessible

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100 Houses folks ask for playground update
Catalyst explains what it plans to do about pumping over Lake Cowichan weir this year
Sod-turning at Cowichan Hospice House joyful occasion
Lake Cowichan mayor, council determined to keep town water supply safe

VIDEO: Quw’utsun Inter Tribal Pow Wow attracts big crowds

Families, friends gather to celebrate First Nations culture in Duncan

North Cowichan/Duncan RCMP host “Coffee with a Cop”

Lost ring returned to owner

  • Aug 16, 2019

Clear your calendar and get ready for our 75th birthday party on Aug. 17-18 in Lake Cowichan

With logger sports, skydivers, special guests, kids fun, entertainment and more, it’s a busy weekend

North Cowichan to invite local First Nations to meetings

Joint council-to-council would discuss issues of mutual interest

Crofton fire chief recounts details of Maple Mountain wildfire

One year later: vivid recollections of a hard-fought battle with huge support

Island Health no longer testing water at popular Vancouver Island beaches

Municipalities were warned last summer but some have yet to take on the responsibility

Chemainus Road corridor project details revealed

Municipality’s plans include many bells and whistles

Duncan considers flashing lights at busy crosswalk

Crosswalk located at intersection of Canada Avenue and Station Street considered “risky”

Construction noise has Maple Bay couple fuming

North Cowichan says noise part of building process

Something for everyone at Lake Cowichan’s 75th anniversary party

By mid-August, Sunfest 2019 will have come and gone but that doesn’t…

Escaped emu rounded up by RCMP, Animal Control in Chemainus

Agitated animal eventually secured by officers after resisting arrest

Mesachie fire department humbled after community effort builds Truck 43

For the first time in its 70-year history the Mesachie Lake Volunteer…

Police respond to assault reports

Both cases under investigation

  • Aug 13, 2019

No major injuries in three-vehicle crash on TCH at Cowichan Way

Traffic on TCH reduced to one lane

  • Aug 13, 2019