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UPDATE: 6 injured after horse and wagon falls down embankment in Williams Lake

Reports of several injured in horse and wagon incident

Thousands without power in Lake Cowichan area

About 3,800 BC Hydro customers were without power Tuesday afternoon after the…

Kelowna woman facing charges of uttering death threats to Clark, Thomson

Special prosecutor has approved charges against Pavla Janeckova of Kelowna

UPDATE: B.C. Liberals question NDP’s ability to to govern

NDP’s Mike Farnworth calls Mike de Jong’s request ‘insulting’

One in eight B.C. kids enrolled in independent schools: report

Fraser Institute study finds that public school enrolment is falling

Ingredient in popular weed killer could be cancerous

Roundup could soon come with warning label that it’s known to cause cancer

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Helicopter lifts out derelict boats at Cowichan Bay
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Sports for aboriginal youth front and centre at special day
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Atmosphere of respect and reconciliation prevails at blanketing ceremony outside school district office.
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Carlson dancers celebrate a great season
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Shields’ accuser defends friendly emails in sex-assault trial

Complainant told the court that being friendly did not mean she consented to sex

Hospital support workers vote to strike

Approximately 50 housekeeping and dietary workers at Cowichan District Hospital

  • Jun 26th, 2017

Chemainus Theatre celebrates 25 seasons

Full day of activities held at popular facility on June 23

B.C. hospital cleaners and dietary workers vote to strike

The strike could affect 75 hospitals all across B.C.

UPDATE: B.C. Liberals expect to lose power Thursday

Greens, NDP reject debate on banning corporate donations

UPDATE: Record heat hits B.C.

Ashcroft, Agassiz and Port Alberni all saw record-breaking temperatures above 30 degrees Celsius

Lake Cowichan Seniors Centre closing

Dwindling finances and not enough volunteers blamed

Dawson City’s ‘sour toe’ returned

The stolen Dawson City ‘sour toe’ was returned to its rightful owner in the Yukon

New skateboard park officially opens in Crofton

Park part of ongoing revitalization plans for community

Heat wave coming to Vancouver Island

Temperatures expected to rise into 30’s for some areas including the east coast of island.

Island woman alerts public about dangers of stray BBQ brush wires

Bristle in food leads to serious intestinal surgery

  • Jun 23rd, 2017

BC SPCA warns: A hot car is no place for your pet

Temperature in parked vehicle can reach over 38 degrees Celsius

  • Jun 23rd, 2017

High court clears way for Facebook lawsuit in B.C.

Deborah Douez alleges Facebook used her name and profile photo in ads endorsing a company she ‘liked’

Six derelict vessels removed from Cowichan Bay

Three companies worked together to clean up bay