Lexi Bainas

Lake Flashback: Pot busts, and extreme vandalism at the Lake, and folks riled staggering increase in cable costs

When you look back at the cost of cable TV in 1979, you can’t help but shake your head

Emergency preparedness team hold open house Oct. 27 at Lake Cowichan

Winter’s on the way, it’s time to prepare yourself and your family for whatever nature throws at us

VIDEO: Neighbourliness and safety go hand in hand: Sanderson

As storm season approaches, council talks emergency preparedness

Centennial park turf to get TLC before next baseball season, but dog-walking has to wait

Works dept is now attacking problem of clover, weeds, dandelions choking out the turf

Placing of Remembrance crosses begins this weekend in Cowichan

This year’s event is the 100th Armistice or Remembrance Day. According to…

Cowichan-raised designer crafts election night dress for PM Trudeau’s wife

Sophie Gregoire’s golden dress has a Cowichan Valley connection

VIDEO: Talented pair hit the Osborne Bay stage Oct. 25

Lindsay Elzinga and Jaimey Hamilton play Crofton together

Rockin’ with Ballet Victoria is the name of the game Oct. 24

Four fine choreographers combine their efforts for a special evening from Ballet Victoria

Francophone parents hoping to set up a French school in the Valley

Their children have a right to be educated in French, these parents say

VIDEO: Climate change, veterans, tax cuts: it was all there at Lake Cowichan all-candidates debate

All six candidates faced off in the final Cowichan Valley debate of this federal election season

VIDEO: Unique Ukrainian group DakhaBrakha is back in the Cowichan Valley

Combining sounds from around the world with the folklore of a Ukrainian village, this group scores

Duncan Showroom’s the place to be on Sunday, Oct. 20

First up is Sari Alesh and friends in a 3 p.m. gig, and then it’s Ferron at her best at 8

Zivanai Masango opens new performance space at Little Zimbabwe Farm in Cowichan

Exciting African singer/ songwriter is the first to play the new studio at Cowichan Lake Road farm

Lexi Bainas Column: Visions artists readying for weekend Cobble Hill show; CVAC lunchtime speakers

It’s time to get out and about as Cowichan’s creative folks are showing their stuff

Lake Flashback: Firefighters parade, water meters roll out, and Lakers protest hockey goons

Hockey at the Lake used to be exciting, but in 1979 the action got a bit over the top

VIDEO: Water treatment delays becoming ridiculous, Peters says

Lake Cowichan has been kept waiting long enough: it’s time to finish the job: Peters

UPDATE: Missing Duncan teen Cera Qwulshemut found safe

15-year-old First Nations girl missing from in front of Shoppers Drug Mart

VIDEO: Lake Cowichan folks want retail cannabis, just not too close to schools

Straw poll goes three-to-one in favour of allowing recreational pot shops

VIDEO: Lake Cowichan ready to draft pot shop policy

Council decides that a policy to regulate them will also be useful to have