Malcolm Chalmers

Ron Wallace

Lake Cowichan remembers [photos]

People from the Cowichan Lake area crowded around the cenotaph for the annual Remembrance Day ceremonies on Nov. 11.

Ron Wallace
Equipment operator Bradon Tuck from Tuck Brothers starts the repairs to the baseball diamonds on South Shore Road. He

Tuck Brothers and other volunteers repair baseball diamonds

Tuck Brothers and other volunteers repair baseball diamonds in Lake Cowichan before next season.

Equipment operator Bradon Tuck from Tuck Brothers starts the repairs to the baseball diamonds on South Shore Road. He
Young winners of colouring contest tour Lake Cowichan Fire Department: (L-R) Kierra Sauntry

Winners of Colouring Contest get to tour Lake Cowichan Fire Department

Three students from Palsson won the Fire Prevention Week colouring contest and got to tour the Lake Cowichan Fire Department Oct. 14.

Young winners of colouring contest tour Lake Cowichan Fire Department: (L-R) Kierra Sauntry
Ray Bourassa received the Long Service Award for his 25 yeras of service with the Lake Cowichan Fire Department. The award was presented by fire chief Doug Knott at hte awards ceremony last Monday evening.

Lake Cowichan Volunteer Fire Department Service Awards

Lake Cowichan Volunteer Fire Department service awards presented last Monday.

Ray Bourassa received the Long Service Award for his 25 yeras of service with the Lake Cowichan Fire Department. The award was presented by fire chief Doug Knott at hte awards ceremony last Monday evening.
Corrie Helliwell and daughter Abeey pose with Airi NishIfuji and Aya Ito at the first meeting/luncheon for the Lake Cowichan Families. On Saturday afternoon these 26 exchange students and Teachers from our Sister City Ohtaki in Japan arrived in Lake Cowichan

Ohtaki exchange students enjoy lunch in Lake Cowichan

Ohtaki exchange students enjoy lunch in Lake Cowichan

Corrie Helliwell and daughter Abeey pose with Airi NishIfuji and Aya Ito at the first meeting/luncheon for the Lake Cowichan Families. On Saturday afternoon these 26 exchange students and Teachers from our Sister City Ohtaki in Japan arrived in Lake Cowichan

Cowichan Lake Recreation offers Summer programs

CLR offering activity programs through the summer months

Lake Cowichan School's Class of 2014 celebrate by tossing their caps into the air on the front steps

Lake Cowichan School grads take centre stage

LCS Class of 2014 celebrates with red gala ceremony at the school

Lake Cowichan School's Class of 2014 celebrate by tossing their caps into the air on the front steps
A scene from a recent game at Joe’s field in Youbou shows that the grass still needs to grow in.

Ball park improvements evident for Youbou

Grass still needs to grow in at baseball field in Youbou

A scene from a recent game at Joe’s field in Youbou shows that the grass still needs to grow in.
Leo Murk and wife Maureen came to the Saywell Park Gazebo to purchase their hanging flower baskets prepared by the kids at Lake Cowichan School for Heritage Days.

Heritage Days marks 70 years of Lake Cowichan

Heritage Days celebrations as popular as ever in Lake Cowichan

Leo Murk and wife Maureen came to the Saywell Park Gazebo to purchase their hanging flower baskets prepared by the kids at Lake Cowichan School for Heritage Days.
Frank Limshue (left) and Pat Weaver (second from right) discuss the proposed location of the TimberWest truck wash with concerned residents

Youbou community says ‘no’ to truck wash site

Residents say “no” to the placement of a truck wash at the west entrance to Youbou.

Frank Limshue (left) and Pat Weaver (second from right) discuss the proposed location of the TimberWest truck wash with concerned residents
Brothers Nick and Kyle Haney just ‘pop’ in their hand-crafted bubble wrap suits in the show’s finale.

Stylin’ Lake Cowichan School grads show fashion, strut for fellow grad

Grads helped to raise funds for one of their own, John Hieta, and his famil

Brothers Nick and Kyle Haney just ‘pop’ in their hand-crafted bubble wrap suits in the show’s finale.
Ray Fields

Team Canada wins Tankard

Cowichan Lake Curling Rocks CLub hosted the International Tankard March 7-9. Team Canada won!

Ray Fields
Cowichan Rocks Curling Club in Lake Cowichan is set to host their second International Tankard.

Cowichan Lake rocks with curling border war

International incident: Forty-eight curlers from across B.C. and Washington state converging for Silver Tankard

Cowichan Rocks Curling Club in Lake Cowichan is set to host their second International Tankard.
Cowichan Lake Recreation’s new programmer Kyler Nurmsoo.

New recreation programmer in town

Let the programming commence: Okanagan boy moves to Lake to help you find fun in local activities

Cowichan Lake Recreation’s new programmer Kyler Nurmsoo.
Lyn Edmondson

Just a test

Murder, robbery and missing family: An elaborate multi-level Search and Rescue exercise kept Skutz Falls area hopping Sunday

Lyn Edmondson
Rebecca Oliver

Scrap metal drive will roll through 2014

Chamber of Commerce: Radio station, grad class benefit from initial push

Rebecca Oliver
Paralympian Gord Tuck

Palsson embraces the spirit of the games

Olympic fever: Paralympic athlete and Vancouver torch runner help launch the games at local school

Paralympian Gord Tuck
Alex Rudzik and dad John show off a picture that shows him lined up between Kevin Bieksa and Daniel Sedin during the opening of a Canucks game.

Local hockey player lines up with the Canucks

Every Kid’s Dream: Young Laker lines up with Sedin and Bieksa for NHL game opening

Alex Rudzik and dad John show off a picture that shows him lined up between Kevin Bieksa and Daniel Sedin during the opening of a Canucks game.
Lake Cowichan Fire/Rescue personnel have been spending a lot of time on the water lately

Lake Cowichan rescue crews get their feet wet

Practice makes perfect: Training key as fire crews get used to their new rescue equipment

Lake Cowichan Fire/Rescue personnel have been spending a lot of time on the water lately

Ladies needed for curling and games fundraiser at the Lake

Feb. 8 event: Sign up for fun and help high school team in the process