Opinion

Editorial: PR referendum result unsurprising

In Cowichan the announcement was muted by the windstorm and the power outages that resulted from it.

  • Dec 28, 2018

Sahtlam Night Before Christmas

Twas the night before Christmas and all through the Hall,

  • Dec 28, 2018

Thanks needs to be said

Everyone in the Valley is very appreciative of their expertise and dedication.

  • Dec 27, 2018
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Duncan needle and garbage clean up
Jamboree Day 2019 at Lake Cowichan
Cowichan District Hospital fire
Cow High's 'The Addams Family' opens Jan. 16 at Mt. Prevost School

Thanks to all after 80 hours without power

It’s time to thank all those crews who sacrificed their Christmas time

  • Dec 27, 2018

Thank you to Hydro crews

Our heartfelt gratitude

  • Dec 27, 2018

Mary Lowther column: Espaliered fruit trees make efficient use of little space

I was careful to plant my fruit trees against a south facing wall on the sunny side of the house

  • Dec 27, 2018

Editorial: Christmas shines light on how many in Cowichan are in need

“It was the best of times, it was the worst of times.”

  • Dec 26, 2018

Drivesmart column: Problems with deferred maintenance

Insuring mechanical safety is left to the owner, and if they fail in their duty, the police.

  • Dec 23, 2018

B.C. VIEWS: John Horgan on LNG exports, ride hailing and taxes

Premier discusses transit and climate action in year-end interview

Andrea Rondeau columm: What I learned from my mistake

After the second or third call on Friday I decided to put the correct clues up on our website

Thanks to Nourish Cowichan, Handmade Hugs

In particular, there are two nonprofit community groups who have supported our school

  • Dec 22, 2018

Sarah Simpson column: Sign me up, Santa!

Stormy night results in the ultimate Santa surprise

T.W. Paterson column: A Cowichan Christmas Eve like no other

“I let go with both barrels loaded with buckshot.”

  • Dec 22, 2018

Editorial: Disparaging dikes/pumping system as a failure unfair, untrue

No, we didn’t spend millions on nothing.

  • Dec 21, 2018

City, DDBIA compensation only small part of Market rate increase

The Market agreed to increase the rate from $10,500 in 2018 to $12,500 in 2019.

  • Dec 21, 2018

Mary Lowther column: Driven indoors, the planning begins for next year

Seed catalogues come out soon and with them our thoughts turn to next year’s garden.

  • Dec 20, 2018

Act of kindness appreciated

She came to me with some newspaper to sit on

  • Dec 19, 2018

You don’t know what you’ve got till it’s gone

Please leave McAdam Park just the way it is.

  • Dec 19, 2018

Thanks to all emergency workers

Police, paramedics, emergency personnel at CDH.

  • Dec 19, 2018

Let’s keep Duncan a secret

This Cowichan Valley and Duncan in particular are number one

  • Dec 19, 2018