Sarah Simpson

UPDATE: RCMP use spike belts to end car chase — man in custody

The driver was arrested at the scene a short distance from his vehicle

Sarah Simpson Column: The joys of jumping in to rescue migrating toads

the street was speckled with little black dots — each representing a Western Toad

Bush fire, tree fire keep firefighters busy

Duncan’s volunteer fire department was called out shortly before 12:30 p.m. Sunday…

Sarah Simpson Column: New fan beats the heat and catches the children

So, the summer heat seems to have arrived for good. We’ve already…

Lake Flashback: Missing man, thieves and seniors

Remember these stories from Cowichan Lake?

Sarah Simpson Column: Ice cream is the ultimate motivation

This past weekend I picked a hike near Mill Bay just so we could hit up Sweet Meadows market

Craft crawl coming to Cowichan

“This helps out our local arts and crafts vendors while craft fairs and vendor shows are not running”

Lake Flashback: Logging history, leaks, the EN and more

Do you remember these stories from back in the day?

Sarah Simpson Column: Treasure hunting: The horrors of geocaching with kids and why we keep doing it

The things we do for our children… The other day my husband…

‘Made in the Cowichan Valley’ coming to a wine bottle near you

Buyers across the province will soon be able to pick up a…

Sarah Simpson Column: Diving into Dahl with my darlings

“Why don’t we pull out the Roald Dahl collection we got a couple years ago?”

Lake Flashback: Red-bellied newt finder found, crime spree and herbicide protests

Welcome to Lake Flashback. Reporter Sarah Simpson has been combing through old…

Sarah Simpson Column: Other people’s stuff is way cooler than yours

I just saw one of the most memorable events of my childhood…

Lake Flashback: Lady of the Lake, a smack in the face and draft day

Welcome to Lake Flashback. Reporter Sarah Simpson has been combing through old…

Sarah Simpson column: Talking to the kids about racism

it gave rise to a great discussion in the car on the way to and from the event.

Dancers thank Nourish Cowichan with a little Celtic Rhythm

Judy Hogg’s Celtic Rhythms Dancers put on a show for the volunteers…

North Cowichan/Duncan cop swoops in to rescue hawk

A North Cowichan/Duncan RCMP officer was in the right place at the…