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Windstorm blows in a December record for cancelled BC Ferries sailings

BC Ferries reports 50 per cent increase over the previous December high

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Duncan needle and garbage clean up
Cowichan District Hospital fire
Bus fire in Duncan
Town planner talks about new town plan to Lake Cowichan council

Baby Jesus stolen from Parksville church

Roman Catholic Church of the Ascension’s replica goes missing from nativity scene

New women’s shelter in Duncan about half full

More expected as weather worsens and women become aware of service

Pickleball players want storage shed at Cowichan Avenue court in Lake Cowichan

They have one already in mind, but need council’s OK to go ahead

Christmas hamper day sees enthusiastic volunteers busy at Centennial Hall

VIDEO: Local volunteers have enjoyed sharing the spirit of giving at this big event

VIDEO: Theo the 800-pound pig will soon be living high on the hog

An 800-pound rescued Langley pig, named Theodore, is off to a livestock sanctuary in Cowichan.

Parks cleanups and closures continue on Vancouver Island in wake of windstorm

Damage assessment underway due to fallen trees, hanging debris

  • Jan 10, 2019

Future of town hall in Lake Cowichan still up in the air

Inspection must be made before any purchase, Coun. Kristine Sandhu tells colleagues

Business notes: Hair at 60 Queens wins Fan Choice Award

What’s new in the Cowichan business community

Cowichan Foundation funding futures

Cowichan Foundation was registered as a non-profit charity on Jan. 1, 1983.

Province addressing need for emergency alternative to the Malahat

Alternate route to be part of new Vancouver Island transportation strategy to decrease congestion

Cowichan Station family upset by lengthy outage after storm knocks out home phone

With parents of 87, and 92 at home, Julie Watson is unhappy with Telus’ reaction to problem

An alternate route for Malahat shouldn’t go through Sooke watershed, says CRD director

Water supply safety more important than traffic fixes: Mike Hicks

City of Duncan doubles number of council meetings

Committee of the whole meetings to be scheduled when needed