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Anneke Vink from Cowichan Lake Primary Health Care holds the first fence marker at the new community garden for Coun. Bob Day.

Breaking ground at new community garden

Breaking ground at Lake Cowichan's new community garden

Anneke Vink from Cowichan Lake Primary Health Care holds the first fence marker at the new community garden for Coun. Bob Day.

Influx of tourists depletes Honeymoon Bay water reservoir

Influx of tourists depletes Honeymoon Bay water reservoir

Lake teachers look for public support to get back to class

Teachers look for public support to get back to class

Food bank now has until Sept. 15 to find new location

Food bank now has until Sept. 15 to find new location

Cowichan Lake Recreation sees small rise in number of users in programs offered

Cowichan Lake Recreation sees small rise in number of users in programs offered

Linda Bjur stands in front of one of two houses she has for sale in Youbou — this one with a  view of Cowichan Lake. Both houses were constructed when the mill was still in operation.

Injection needed to revitalize local real estate market

Five-year drought: Job creation may be key to renewing the area’s real estate market

Linda Bjur stands in front of one of two houses she has for sale in Youbou — this one with a  view of Cowichan Lake. Both houses were constructed when the mill was still in operation.
Students wait for a bus on the side of Youbou Road as a logging truck passes by them in February of this year. Residents say the logging truck traffic kicks up clouds of heavy dust that makes it hard to breathe when out walking and going as far to say that mud — from the roadway — has washed down driveways and into the basement of a home.

Youbou residents don’t want to pay for truck wash

Funding battle: Critics slam plan to spend $5,000 on truck wash; CVRD board to vote

Students wait for a bus on the side of Youbou Road as a logging truck passes by them in February of this year. Residents say the logging truck traffic kicks up clouds of heavy dust that makes it hard to breathe when out walking and going as far to say that mud — from the roadway — has washed down driveways and into the basement of a home.
Korbyn McGonigle

Bidding a last goodbye to A.B. Greenwell Elementary School in Youbou

A.B. Greenwell Elementary: Staff, students and extended school family mark school’s last days

Korbyn McGonigle
Brookside Medical Clinic in Lake Cowichan.

Doctor issue may get funding injection

Exploring options that could help attract a doctor to the area.

Brookside Medical Clinic in Lake Cowichan.
The site of a new roundabout

Town of Lake Cowichan’s roundabout construction to begin…soon

Town is still not sure exactly when construction on the roundabout and South Shore Road resurfacing project will begin

The site of a new roundabout
Coun. Frank Hornbrook

Lake Cowichan hockey greats added to local sports wall of fame

Jim Peterson and Richard Hajdu, Lake Cowichan hockey greats added to local sports wall of fame

Coun. Frank Hornbrook
Superintendent Joseph Rhodes (left)

School district restructuring means more loss for Lake area

After spending oodles on creating middle schools, district now puts ax to them

Superintendent Joseph Rhodes (left)
Attendees at the April 24 and 25 Cowichan Lake and River Stewardship Society workshop that brought together local politicians

Workshop aims to engage stakeholders in process of lakeshore management

Workshop was meant to engage key stakeholders and explore ways to manage Cowichan Lake to protect ecosystem health

Attendees at the April 24 and 25 Cowichan Lake and River Stewardship Society workshop that brought together local politicians

Town supports ‘in principle’ local control of Cowichan Watershed

Momentum building towards local control of our watersheds

Saturday ‘summer nights’ entertainment back

Summer Nights organizers will once again be bringing in a wealth of talent for residents and tourists to enjoy.

The Town of Lake Cowichan's council

Tougher no-smoking laws in the future for Lake Cowichan?

Proposal actually stems from the medical health officers of Vancouver Island and is a way to reinforce smoking laws already in place in B.C.

The Town of Lake Cowichan's council

Town explores organic waste to energy options

town to “evaluate its options for recovering energy and other resources from organic waste.”

Lorna Vomaka is hoping that during the town's oitch-in day that citizens will bring old

Ohtaki students exchange metal for money

Pitching-in to raise funds for students’ trip to Ohtaki, Japan

Lorna Vomaka is hoping that during the town's oitch-in day that citizens will bring old
The Town of Lake Cowichan's council

Low turn out for town’s financial plan review

Town outlined the proposed budget projections and the major projects planned over the next four years.

The Town of Lake Cowichan's council