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VIDEO: Thousands flock to Big Leaf Maple Syrup Festival in Duncan

With a market, demonstrations, tastings, train rides and more, the festival was fun for all

Lake Flashback: Seniors’ housing, righting an election mistake, and Stroulger citizen of the year

Stroulger’s name was one of those put forward just last year as a moniker for the new baseball park

Cowichan Rotary clubs helping sow Hospice House gardens

Five Cowichan Valley Rotary Clubs team up to beautify the grounds of new end-of-life facility

  • Jan 31, 2019
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Nuu-chah-nulth carver Joshua Watts gives interesting talk
'Cabin Fever' Market at Honeymoon Bay Hall offers a taste of the outdoor market to come
Seedy Sunday packs Siem Lelum gym and grounds on St. Patrick's Day
What would you do if you missed out on $1-million dollars?

Black Press Media reporter chosen for prestigious leadership academy

Erin Haluschak to attend the Poynter Institute Leadership Academy for Women in Digital Media

Cowichan Rotary clubs helping sow Hospice House gardens

Five Cowichan Valley Rotary Clubs team up to beautify the grounds of new end-of-life facility

  • Jan 28, 2019

Lake Flashback: One couple was lucky, but other folks were struggling in this week years ago at the Lake

Feels like a million, high school confidential, tough but survivable times for forest co-op

Campaign aims to change attitudes toward dementia

“Yes. I live with dementia. Let me help you understand.”

  • Jan 24, 2019

Coming up in Cowichan: Learn about epilepsy; Maple Syrup Festival

Two educational events on epilepsy Vancouver Island University and the Duncan branch…

  • Jan 24, 2019

Is your dog one of Canada’s top 10 most popular breeds?

Labs still top the list, French bulldogs move up

Cowichan Valley fitness, social program needs volunteers to keep Minds in Motion

“I go to Minds in Motion and meet support and acceptance,” says one caregiver participant.

  • Jan 24, 2019

VIDEO: Lake Cowichan minor hockey Lakers of all ages shine at big Jamboree Day

With a Skills Competition and a full slate of games, there was fun for everyone on Jamboree Day

From CPR to Cycling, Cowichan Elder College offers wide range of courses

Elder College is supported by the CVRD so all the classes are listed in the Recreation Guide

  • Jan 22, 2019

VIDEO: Initiation hockey hosts year-end tourney at the Lake

Cowichan Lake hockey fans turn out in good numbers to support their smallest players

Lake Flashback: Seniors home wanted, Co-op going great guns, school accreditation problem

Welcome to Lake Flashback. Reporter Lexi Bainas has been combing through old…

Coming up in Cowichan: Anti-pipeline meeting; women’s shelter open house

Public meeting in Duncan to support pipeline protests A public meeting has…

  • Jan 17, 2019

WATCH: Giving the special needs community a Night to Shine

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

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

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

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

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