Andrea Rondeau

Andrea Rondeau column: Bring back civility this election

It’s not clever to hurl insults.

Andrea Rondeau column: Parents worst offenders in school zones

They get out with their young children and proceed to jaywalk across the street

Andrea Rondeau column: Climate change is not partisan

I haven’t been so outraged by a news story in a long time

Driver airlifted after head-on crash on TCH in Duncan Friday

Two people were seriously injured in a head-on crash on the TCH in Duncan yesterday night.

Andrea Rondeau column: The trials of court coverage

Covering court, while a fascinating assignment, is extremely time-consuming for reporters.

Andrea Rondeau column: Drug users should not be left to die

The thing is, nothing they have done deserves a death sentence.

Andrea Rondeau column: Why are some stories compelling and others don’t capture the imagination?

By the time you read this, the two teenagers from Port Alberni…

Andrea Rondeau column: Second chance for dogs in Duncan bylaw a good idea

I’m not usually timid around animals, big or small.

Andrea Rondeau column: A few tips for letters to the editor

priority is given to letters from members of our community

Andrea Rondeau column: Last week’s lost hiker can teach a valuable lesson in being prepared

When a search for someone missing in the bush heads into its…

Andrea Rondeau column: Let’s move on tree protection bylaw

One of the things I did was go to Cathedral Grove.

Duncan woman found safe and sound on Heather Mountain after two-day ordeal

Alone, lost on the mountain with a chilly wet night setting in, the lost hiker did everything right

Chris Wilkinson Column: Don’t want to do it? Challenge yourself

Chris Wilkenson column: Employ some grit

Andrea Rondeau column: Crime Stoppers is back, plus, why crime is important to write about

As a newspaper we cover crime as more than just entertainment.

Andrea Rondeau column: Big award wins boost newsroom morale

This year both the Cowichan Valley Citizen and the Lake Cowichan Gazette garnered several prizes.

Loved ones looking for help after Cowichan Bay man attacked, suffers cracked skull

A well-known Cowichan Bay couple needs help, after an attack at Pier…

Andrea Rondeau column: ‘Sit down and shut up’ attitude to students on climate change disturbing

It’s not too often that I’m taken aback by the response to…

Andrea Rondeau column: Chemainus Theatre Festival a unique, surprising venue

Not many towns the size of Chemainus can boast a year-round professional theatre

PHOTO GALLERY: Garden tour a hit with Cowichan plant-lovers

Six gardens were on the agenda