Community

Pug life: B.C. town boasts waggish list of dog names

Freedom-of-information request lists most ‘pupular’ dog names registered in White Rock

United Way opens grants to help charities tackle social issues

Charities north of the Malahat can apply for grants $2,000 to $20,000

Rhododendrons to take centre stage at Cowichan Valley Garden Fair April 27

It’s not just the flowers that are eye catching

  • Apr 22, 2019
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Pride flag raised in Duncan on May 13, 2019
Cowichan Shimmy Mob brings their message to Duncan
Lake Cowichan School team praised for winning bronze medal
Cowichan Valley remembers Vimy Ridge

Workshop helps Cowichan residents understand basic of dementia journey

Free Getting to Know Dementia workshop to Duncan on Thursday, May 2.

  • Apr 21, 2019

QUIZ: How much do you know about Easter?

Take this short quiz and put your knowledge to the test

Waste not: Kootenay brewery leftovers feed the local food chain

Spent grains from the Trail Beer Refinery are donated to local farmers and growers, none go to waste

VIDEO: Families: get set for Easter Egg Hunts this weekend around the Cowichan Valley

There are plenty to choose from, and don’t forget to check your local fire hall

LAKE FLASHBACK: New future for Youbou? Gyproc in the bush, abandoning the CN, and all-day parking

It’s surprising how many subjects come up again and again over the decades

Lake Cowichan turns out in force for fun food bank fundraiser hockey game

Midget Lakers play Lake Cowichan Fire Department in popular annual event

Coming up in Cowichan: Easter Eggspress; knitting workshops

Hop aboard the Easter Eggspress at the BCFDC The Easter Eggspress is…

  • Apr 18, 2019

Snowbirds arrive on Vancouver Island for annual spring training

VIDEO: Acrobatic air team back in Comox for annual spring training

It’s bake-off time for all Laker bakers with Easter cake contest on April 20

Get your fancy pants on and get ready to show Lake Cowichan you can bake a cake!

VIDEO: Easter fun at Lake Cowichan is held on Monday, April 22

Hunting for eggs and then skating at the arena is a great way to spend Easter Monday

Penelakut Island students connect to construct wilderness trail

Initiative a labour of love for the community for recreation, healing and learning

B.C. cyclist braking stigma on addiction from coast to coast

Mathew Fee aims at world record for longest distance on BMX bike while sharing his story of recovery

VIDEO: Finding the connection to his community is essential to carver Joshua Watts

He’s followed a series of routes to find his roots in Nuu-chah-nulth culture

Coming up in Cowichan: Camp, salmon, history and death and dying all part of the upcoming Cowichan conversation

Eggs For Easter Seals Campaign Easter Seals BC & Yukon is getting…

  • Apr 11, 2019

Mill Bay Plantaholics growing funds for charities with big plant sale

A source of healthy, interesting plants at a reasonable price.

  • Apr 8, 2019

VIDEO: Inside Lake Cowichan’s Nuu-chah-nulth culture with carver Joshua Watts

He talks about his work, shows examples, and suggests reference books for further study