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VIDEO: Invasive Japanese knotweed becoming Cowichan Lake problem

It looks a bit like bamboo and is just as hard to eradicate: Ken Traynor tells councillors

Amazing Race Cowichan celebrates first year success

The Amazing Race involved 9 teams making stops after figuring out their next move based on clues.

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Sod-turning at Cowichan Hospice House joyful occasion
Lake Cowichan mayor, council determined to keep town water supply safe
Look out for Japanese knotweed
Ken Traynor asks Lake Cowichan council for sign showing water storage left in Cowichan Lake

Local Cowichan youth shines in national writing contest

Cowichan Tribe member Danika Smith places fifth in her category in Indigenous Arts & Stories contest

UPDATE: GoFundMe set up for family of young boy hit and killed by car in driveway

The driver of the vehicle remained at the crash scene and is fully cooperating

  • Jun 25, 2019

Cowichan police warn of cryptocurrency scam

More than $64,000 in losses so far

  • Jun 25, 2019

Campers hailed heroes in rock face rescue at Cowichan Provincial Park

The campers quickly noticed the man in distress and jumped into the river to swim across.

City of Duncan considers tougher laws for drug houses

New bylaw gets first three readings by council

Camper catches fire on TCH in Cobble Hill

No one injured

  • Jun 25, 2019

Transport truck flips on its side on TCH in Duncan

Workers salvaged milk and ice cream

  • Jun 24, 2019

Somebody ‘saw’ something: North Cowichan/Duncan RCMP seek tool owner

The item was recovered from the area of York Road and Dingwall Street in Duncan.

How the Vancouver Island flag flew under the radar for over a century

A B.C. history buff created the flag in the ’80s, 100 years after it was ordered

Tim Hortons owners donate $100,000 to Cowichan Hospice

There is a long list of charities and organizations in the Cowichan…

E&N rail line dispute will go to court

Negotiations with Snaw-Naw-As First Nation fail

Routley says Crofton Road work will be completed in 2020

The MLA for Nanaimo-North Cowichan says it’s a top priority

Maynard Johnny art part of Taylor Pelton law firm’s new Duncan building

When Jennifer Pelton and Alison Taylor were considering a piece of art…