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UPDATE: Murder charge laid in man’s weekend death in Duncan

27-year-old suspect arrested at scene

  • May 6, 2019

Small but serene, a peek into the Cowichan Valley Garden Tour’s smallest stop

The annual Cowichan Family Life Garden Tour returns for its 25th year on May 12.

Lake Cowichan Minor Baseball strikes back
Fire on Mt. Sicker May 9
Locally organized Day of Mourning ceremony held at Lake Cowichan April 28, 2019
Minor baseball back at Lake Cowichan council with shopping list

Water restrictions now in effect in the Cowichan Valley

Restrictions run from May 1 to Oct. 31

  • May 5, 2019

Chemainus-Crofton Eagles donations bring recipients to tears

A total of $250,000 disbursed among 14 community groups

Robert Barron column: Give booze on ferries a chance

I thought the woman in the cafeteria was kidding when she said no alcohol was served on the ferries.

Duncan rally supports LGBTQ community

“…we are a community about diversity and inclusion and love…”

From Eco Lawn to Obstacle Course, Cowichan entrepreneur is branching out

Lush Eco Lawn owner John Close is branching out. With a decade…

North Cowichan adopts new rules for aggressive dogs

Dogs must have liability insurance, among other requirements

VIDEO: Planner praises advisory committee as OCP hits Lake Cowichan council table

It’s taken time to get it done, but listening to the community’s concerns takes time

VIDEO: New gas station’s development permit passes first hurdle at Lake Cowichan council table

It’s taking time to get it all right but the application is moving: planner Van Hemert

Motorcyclist ends up in Cowichan ditch

Driver treated for injuries

  • May 2, 2019

North Cowichan lends support to cultural exchange program

Zimbabwe Music Society to host musical tour in June

Business notes: Hospital Auxiliary Thrift Store celebrates 10 years in Duncan

The 3,000 square foot store on Station Street in downtown Duncan has been a resounding success

Parents notified of whooping cough case at Duncan gymnastics club

Notice sent out to parents and guardians about pertussis at Duncan Dynamics Gymastics Club

Jim Humphrey honoured with Lifetime Achievement Award

Chamber of commerce hosts excellence awards ceremony

600-metre pot-free zone around schools could be a bit of a reach for Lake Cowichan

L.C. council will talk with school board but will make own decisions about local applications