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Strangers save life of hiker in Cowichan

Hike up Cobble Hill Mountain turns into ambulance ride, surgery

Vancouver Island Snowmageddon finally over?

Wet flurries possible, but school districts open, last night’s dump probably the last gasp.

Concern over student vaping grows in Vancouver Island schools

Island Health officer says parents and educators have ample reason to be concerned

Forecast of snow and rain means a messy weekend for Valley residents

Walk warily, help clear sidewalks, drive safely, and watch for snow build-up on roofs and sheds

North Cowichan asked to participate in program to cut human-wildlife conflicts

WildSafeBC offers program on reducing human-wildlife conflicts

Cobble Hill creates community snowman

“Who wants to meet in the Cobble Hill Common tomorrow and build a record setting snowman…?”

Duncan Snow Day
Walk for Missing and Murdered Men, Women and Children postponed
Duncan's Granger Taylor features in documentary 'Spaceman' on CBC on Feb. 8
Proud day for SD79 as 33 former students get $1,000 awards

Back to school for Vancouver Island’s snow-covered kids, more snow coming

All school districts in business this morning but officials warn another 5-10 centimetres today

Business notes: Building relationships key in business and life

A couple of weeks ago I had the opportunity of speaking to Networking for Non-Profits Cowichan.

N. Cowichan budgets $10K for ‘Duncan Strip’ crime strategy

Businesses identify crime and social issues as major factors

UPDATE: Missing Duncan woman found

35-year-old Raine Cook has been located

Cowichan Bay man and his dog rescued from ravine

Workers from Superior Excavating stepped in to help

Cowichan, Sooke, Nanaimo, Victoria, Saanich schools remain closed

Snowfall warning over, Comox, Campbell River, Alberni and Qualicum open

‘Missing Middle’ housing tops OCP feedback at Lake Cowichan

Residents make their concerns known to Lake Cowichan officials at OCP open house

Cowichan Valley buried at epicentre of snowstorms

Cowichan Valley can expect lots more snow this week

And the snowiest community on Vancouver Island is…

Black Press reporters break out their tape measures to determine winter warrior bragging rights

UPDATE: Vancouver Island schools and colleges closed Tuesday

WATCH: School superintendent delivers Snow Day message in song