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Fire destroys Duncan home

Firefighters called to Trunk Road residence just before 10 p.m. Saturday

Cow Bay business assists Coast Guard in saving boat

The early morning rescue of a pleasure craft in mid-February was just…

  • Mar 2, 2019
Coun. Carolyne Austin is finding that her open house is bringing issues forward
Community Paramedic program growing in Lake Cowichan
Cowichan Capitals Advance
At Duncan's International Women's Day event, Kwakiutl trio talks about visit to United Nations

North Cowichan asked to help deal with Scotch broom

Invasive plant needs to be controlled, delegation says

Water main work on Genoa Road delayed

Work will progress again next fall

  • Mar 2, 2019

Clean-up project initiated for Somenos and Quamichan lakes

Community meeting to be held on Feb. 28

  • Mar 1, 2019

Grant sees CVRD partner with Greater Victoria on Emissions reduction program

The Cowichan Valley Regional District is one of 10 local governments to…

Port Alice awaits word as few remaining pulp mill workers sent home

No word yet from company as to whether move marks permanent closure of dormant Neucel cellulose

Anthony Kubica to stand trial for murder in California

Preliminary hearing for Shawnigan Lake man ended on Feb. 25

CVRD considers an average 9.1 per cent tax increase for 2019

New affordable housing and water functions add costs to taxpayers

New area code rolling out in B.C. this spring

All phone numbers with current area codes are set to run out by May 2020

UPDATE: Missing 60-year-old man found safe

Michael Christian Zortea has not been seen since November

Cowichan Valley pot stores slowly grind through application processes

Many may still face months of waiting before final answer

Lawsuit dropped against Vancouver Island Motorsport Circuit

Neighbours now look to collaborative approach to noise issues

VIDEO: Teddy the dog trial begins in Duncan

Owners face animal abuse and neglect charges

Judge commends Vancouver Island man’s efforts to escape addiction

Court acknowledges steps Michael Andrew McConechy took to change a life of petty crime

How to find out if you’re vaccinated as an adult in B.C.

Many adults are not certain if they are vaccinated or not

Chemainus Road residence under a North Cowichan Do Not Occupy order

Charges still pending against occupants from Jan. 30 police seizure of drugs, stolen property