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Rash of car prowling reports in Cobble Hill noted by RCMP

Information from registration forms can be used for identity theft.

Furstenau introduces bill to prevent solid waste in quarries

Cowichan Valley’s MLA says water safety a priority

Open houses to talk Motorsport expansion

The Circuit has applied to North Cowichan for rezoning to accommodate the expansion

  • Apr 22nd, 2018

Cancelling licences for deadbeats controversial with readers

“I agree they have to do something but these guys need to get to work.”

Lack of security: why Vancouver Island food production is on the decline

Big Read: agriculture a big, expensive commitment as advocates push to make us more food secure

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Hospital Foundation announces $1 million for Hospice House
Chief Georgina Livingstone on addictions
Cowichan Lake learns about opiods, addiction
Rally for Removal in Shawnigan Lake

UPDATED: 1 person dead after highway crash in Nanoose Bay

Accident happened just before 4 p.m. near Hillview Road

North Cowichan gives nod to Kingsview development

10-year phased-development plan approved

Shawnigan Lake residents take to the streets over soil

The “Rally for Removal” event called on government to remove contaimnated soil

Duncan memorial being held for RCMP veteran who died snowmobiling

Holmes was snowmobiling with a fellow officer and friend when the incident occurred.

  • Apr 20th, 2018

Shawnigan Lake taking out the trash for Earth Day

Litter attracts litter, and “we will not tolerate garbage in our area.”

City of Duncan sets tax increase at 2.78 per cent in 2018

Previous projections had called for a tax decrease

Business Notes: Maple Bay’s Urban Valley Tees helps Humboldt with T-shirts

“With requests still coming in daily, we will continue making them into next week.”

Province steps up to help Catalyst Paper in war against U.S. duties

Paper company hit with more than 28 per cent in American tariffs

RCMP investigating social media report of assault on Cowichan teenager

In a brief statement, Chief Seymour says there is no information available yet

Men deemed heroes for their part in Duncan fire rescue

Fire on Coronation Avenue sends one man to hospital