Sarah Simpson

Sarah Simpson column: My history with bees

My dad is allergic to bees.

Search for Ben Kilmer scaled back after long weekend effort

A search was initiated for the 41-year-old husband and father on Wednesday, May 16

Sarah Simpson column: Mean people ruin it for everyone

It’s beyond me why anyone would remove such small things that provide so much joy to so many people.

UPDATE: Blood found in missing man’s vehicle

Searchers are sticking to a high-priority area before expanding their search

Low Tide Day celebrates a bittersweet 20th anniversary in Cowichan Bay

Event’s founding father has died, but the tradition continues

Sarah Simpson Column: My toothfairygodmother has flown away

My husband went to the dentist the other day. I know, I…

Water restrictions begin for Cowichan Valley

Stage 1 restrictions limit sprinkling times to either 7 a.m. to 9 a.m. or 7 p.m. to 9 p.m.

Expense limits set for local election candidates

N. Cowichan mayoral candidates can spend up to $23,588 while council hopefuls can spend $11,872

Third-party pro-amalgamation campaign announced

“Cowichan [is] better together.” That’s the word from Patrick Hrushowy and his…

Shawnigan Earth Day clean-up big success

The enthusiastic organizer said more than 125 volunteers participated

Readers take aim at CVRD over affordable housing tax idea

“The CVRD has become a monster and needs to mind their own business”

What you need to know: Information campaign on amalgamation launches May 7

A 24/7 call-in line and two social media channels have been set up and will go live on May 7.

Life on the border of Duncan and North Cowichan

The strange case of properties that straddle municipal boundaries

Faceoff: Why Roger Bruce says yes

“I am 100 per cent in favour of amalgamation”

Water restrictions begin for Cowichan Valley

Stage 1 restrictions limit sprinkling times to either 7 a.m. to 9 a.m. or 7 p.m. to 9 p.m.

Sarah Simpson Column: Dusting off my bucket list ride

It’s one of my bucket list things and I know for certain…

Fire crews battle blaze at empty house on Arnhem Road

South End fire crew responding

Cowichan commuters lament gas hikes

“As someone who commutes from Sooke to Duncan every day for work — very!”

Opioid problem has no quick fix

Reader comments highlight complex crisis

Hospital Wi-Fi access supported by readers

Anyone who has had to spend any amount of time in a…