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Saltspring Island man’s video shows windstorm’s hard hit

Since the storm, BC Hydro has been working around the clock to get power back up and running

Know before you go: Cowichan transit schedules changing for the holidays

Local transit routes will run according to their regular schedules on Dec. 24

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Cowichan District Hospital fire
Bus fire in Duncan
Town planner talks about new town plan to Lake Cowichan council
Econ Dev's Amy Melmock talks to new Lake Cowichan council

Robert Barron column: Cherish your loved ones at Christmas time

It was a real pleasure to meet up with Mike Bro again at the Cowichan District Hospital last week.

60,000 still without power; wind warning continues across Vancouver Island

Winds expected to ease by Saturday afternoon and into overnight

Man dies in Cobble Hill trailer fire

Foul play not suspected in death on Thursday night

Live Nativity Pageant tomorrow, Sunday

Duncan’s Church of Jesus Christ of Latter Day Saints began the tradition in 1992

  • Dec 21, 2018

UPDATED: Falling tree kills Cowichan Tribes woman

Two men also injured, one airlifted to hospital

Power outages still plaguing Cowichan

Damage to more than 750 spans of wire, 270 poles, 400 cross-arms and 150 transformers.

Cowichan District Hospital Foundation donates $2 million for Hospice House

“What they have contributed to this Hospice House is absolutely amazing.”

More than 90,000 remain without power on Vancouver Island

BC Hydro working around the clock in the wake of most severe windstorm in years

Lake Cowichan council briefs: seniors facility, public comment, trail funding

Lake Cowichan town council will sit down with a group of elder care enthusiasts

UPDATED: 28,000 to 29,000 without power in Cowichan Valley; more winds expected

Roads closed, trees down, no estimated time for power to be restored

UPDATE: BC Ferries cancels 80 sailings amid wind storm

Stormy weather is to blame for cancellations between Tsawwassen, Swartz Bay, Departure Bay and Horseshoe Bay

Business notes: Cowichan businesses step up for charities

One such business is Parhar Group, owned by Balbir Parhar and his family.