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Lucky beaver giving thanks for rescue by Shawnigan family

A Nanaimo-area beaver had a lot to be thankful for on Thanksgiving…

Duncan’s Clements Centre Sock drive now underway

Non-profit aims to collect 2019 pairs of new socks

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Muddy Feet Farm offers a happy atmosphere for pigs
All kinds of Halloween Fun at Youbou Hall
Raising the poppy flag is the official kick-off for Remembrance Day events in Duncan
What would you do if you missed out on $1-million dollars?

‘It’s terrifying’: Cowichan Valley teen leads effort to fight climate change

Fifteen teenagers are suing government for violating their right to life, liberty and security of the person

Chemainus’s Riot Brewing makes a comeback

New investor allows brewery to return to full production

  • Oct 25, 2019

Light-entangled deer spotted in Vancouver Island town

Typically conservation will safely capture the deer and remove the item once located

Emergency preparedness team hold open house Oct. 27 at Lake Cowichan

Winter’s on the way, it’s time to prepare yourself and your family for whatever nature throws at us

VIDEO: Neighbourliness and safety go hand in hand: Sanderson

As storm season approaches, council talks emergency preparedness

Centennial park turf to get TLC before next baseball season, but dog-walking has to wait

Works dept is now attacking problem of clover, weeds, dandelions choking out the turf

UPDATED: Canada’s top court agrees to hear B.C.’s appeal on aboriginal hunting rights

Decision could reverse the Sinixt people’s status as extinct in Canada

Placing of Remembrance crosses begins this weekend in Cowichan

This year’s event is the 100th Armistice or Remembrance Day. According to…

Mitchell’s Quilt of Valour courtesy of Crofton Quilters comforting in so many ways

Military service and man’s grandmother honoured at the same time

Lifecycle of a Business drawing BIG interest at Cowichan symposium

“The program is brimming with dynamic guest speakers and workshop sessions”

Cowichan-raised designer crafts election night dress for PM Trudeau’s wife

Sophie Gregoire’s golden dress has a Cowichan Valley connection

Two additional features for Chemainus Public Market unveiled

Old-fashioned ice cream parlour and arcade big part of the plans

Cowichan Valley’s first retail cannabis store opens

Costa Canna had originally planned to open last April

Single-vehicle accident in Duncan sends 2 to hospital

Accident ties up traffic on the TCH for about an hour Tuesday afternoon

  • Oct 22, 2019

Vigil held to honour soldiers who die in Canada in non-combat roles

Ceremony at the Cobble Hill Cenotaph is in its sixth year