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WATCH: Giving the special needs community a Night to Shine

Global event offers people with special needs a full prom experience in Chilliwack, Surrey

New dog greeter spreading smiles at prestigious B.C. hotel

Trained as a guide dog, Winston was ‘too friendly’ for official service

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Cowichan Lake's New Year's Eve balloon drop
Vancouver Island Motorsport Circuit Christmas open house
Christmas village is back at Youbou for another holiday season
What would you do if you missed out on $1-million dollars?

Lake Flashback: LCSS accreditation, Youbou mill might close, rhodo garden a hit

There was lots to talk about in early January over the years

B.C. man drives all night to get photo of rare duck

Local ‘bird-nerd’ gets shot of Mandarin Duck

VIDEO: Theo the 800-pound pig finds a home on Vancouver Island

An 800-pound rescued Langley pig, named Theodore, is off to a livestock sanctuary on the Island.

First baby at CDH, Wyatt Louie joins two brothers and two sisters

“All my babies come early” says mom, Rosemarie Harry

Lake Flashback: Penny Drive, Salmonid Enhancement woes from ‘94, and some fun from 1978

Do you still fondly remember the huge, annual winter sale at Dorothy’s Style Shop?

Cobble Hill family reflects as War Amps celebrates 100th anniversary

Malcolm was born a left arm amputee

  • Dec 30, 2018

Guest column: Three lessons about nature from your old Christmas tree

But what happens to your Christmas tree after the holidays?

  • Dec 29, 2018

Lake Flashback: A look back at a landslide election victory and strolls through a pair of Christmas issues

This time of year, The Lake News used to close for a week, but we’ve still got the Christmas issues

Coming up in Cowichan: Bird count in Cowichan; Experience of a Lifetime

The Nature Conservancy of Canada is hosting a Christmas Bird Count group on Jan. 1

  • Dec 27, 2018

Palsson students entertain parents and friends with big Christmas concert

It’s always a happy day when the elementary school celebrates the season

Bench Elementary School concert offers holiday fun for parents, grandparents

With songs of the season and colourful outfits, the children entertain a big crowd

Around the Cowichan Valley, students share the holiday spirit

During a whole week of giving, various schools and student groups stepped up

  • Dec 25, 2018