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Lake Cowichan RCMP release new photos in hopes of locating missing man, Colin Court

Police ask public to report any new information

  • Dec 24, 2019

Cowichan Valley holiday transit schedules announced

Between Dec. 25 and Jan. 2 every day is a little different.

Aerial spraying planned to prevent gyspy moth problem at Lake Cowichan

Invasive insects can travel widely, and cause significant damage: province

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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

Chemainus Health Care Auxiliary reports impressive success

Lenihan new president, organization attains Thrift Shop sales of $532,078

Cowichan Valley Regional District to raise tipping fees

Increased costs in exporting waste cited as main reason

  • Dec 23, 2019

Muni, Cowichan Estuary Nature Centre representatives join students for wetland clean up

Restoring the Quamichan Lake wetland between Shoreview Way and Westlock Road in…

Closure of bus depots on Vancouver Island part of industry-wide struggle: CEO

Closure of bus depots on Vancouver Island is part of a wider decline in services across Canada

Hauling Xmas trees in Cowichan: it’s a dog’s life

Pooches enjoy a day outside giving tree buyers get a helping hand/ paw

New Chemainus library opens to the public Jan. 13, 2020

Finishing touches being applied to beautiful downtown building

RCMP looking for owners of rings lost in Duncan

Rings found in same parking lot a year apart

  • Dec 19, 2019

Lake Cowichan stores get into the Christmas spirit

Many involved in community events during festive season

Popular Cowichan Lake area elk freed from fence entanglement

“Every year it happens,” said Sgt. Scott Norris. “Put your stuff away.”

École Cobble Hill students delight audience at winter concert

Guests were treated to holiday traditions from around the world during Ecole…

UPDATED: New $80-million Cowichan Secondary coming, province announces

The Government of B.C. is providing $79.9 million to replace Cowichan Secondary

North Cowichan council ponders moratorium on Quamichan development

Report on development in Quamichan Lake area expcted next month

UPDATE: Power restored after Duncan outage

Power has been restored in downtown Duncan. Power went out at about…

Cowichan Lake still not full after summer drought

But rain forecasted in the coming weeks could fill it to overflowing