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Cowichan Valley car dealerships hit by thefts of gas and more

Drilling and syphoning gas, stealing shocks and converters: car crime is up: dealers say

North Cowichan mulls hiring new assistant fire chief

New position meant to deal with increased fire inspection demands

Lake Cowichan has support if it wants to control jetskis on upper Cowichan River
Protesters gather against North Cowichan's development moratorium motion
Snow in Cowichan, Jan. 15, 2020
Duncan snow day

North Cowichan losing managers to over work

CAO says burn-out an increasing problem

Celebration of life for homicide victim Fran Shurie set for Wednesday in Duncan

The event is open to family and friends, and media is asked to stay away.

Worries of killer robots, metal trees among contents of 20-year-old time capsule

Crofton family, friends reacquaint themselves with items tucked away before Y2K scare

2019 in Review: Top 10 Cowichan Citizen Facebook stories of 2019

Weather stories were the ones that captured the most attention

UPDATE: 5-year sentence for Cowichan man in aggravated assault, forcible confinement case

Sangha has agreed to plead guilty and serve a sentence of 5.25 years plus two years of probation.

Top Cowichan Valley stories from 2019

A dozen poisoned bald eagles were found in the Cowichan Valley in…

Father concerned for student safety after school-front flooding in Mill Bay

A Mill Bay father is worried about the effect a flooded schoolfront…

Tis the season to recycle your Christmas tree in Cowichan

There are any number of ways to get rid of your tree…

Video and photos of persons of interest in Christmas Eve homicides in Duncan

The first person of interest is described as possibly a Caucasian male

Sun shines for Cowichan’s polar bears on New Year’s Day

It was a beautiful Wednesday with the sun shining bright on New…

UPDATE: 90 customers remain without power in Cowichan Lake area

There is also an outage near Shawnigan Lake affecting 54 customers.

Somenos Marsh Wildlife Society declares salmon emergency in Somenos watershed

Society fears salmon in the watershed may be in their last days

2019 in Review: Cowichan Valley man received prestigious heroism award in 2019

John Prokop one of two Canadians to receive Carnegie Medal last year

Lake Cowichan’s Year in Review – Part I

JANUARY A large bull elk had to be tranquilized in the Youbou…