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The Duncan Skating Club sent 18 members to the Vancouver Island Interclub Competition hosted by the Kerry Park Skating Club Nov. 18-20. (Todd Blumel photo)

Cowichan Valley figure skaters shine at Vancouver Island Interclub Competition

Kerry Park Skating Club hosted the Vancouver Island Interclub Competition for figure…

 

Tournament hosts, Duncan Christian School (in blue), placed 13th in the Provincial Boys ‘A’ Volleyball Championship this past weekend. Here, DCS plays against Cedars Christian School Friday, Dec. 2 at 11 a.m.(Sarah Simpson/Citizen)

Host DCS 13th at boys ‘A’ volleyball provincials

The host team, Duncan Christian School placed 13th in the Provincial Boys…

 

The Cowichan Bulldogs midget football season has come to an end. (Jennifer Laver photo)

Season of adversity ends for midget Cowichan Bulldogs

Cowichan suffers playoff loss to White Rock Titans

The Cowichan Bulldogs midget football season has come to an end. (Jennifer Laver photo)
Fire crews and RCMP emerge from behind a hedge giving cover to the property at 491 Festubert St. in Duncan Saturday night. The garage on the property caught fire and crews extinguished it promptly. (Courtesy of Kevin Rothbauer)

Festubert Street garage burns down Saturday night

Fire crews quickly extinguish the blaze

Fire crews and RCMP emerge from behind a hedge giving cover to the property at 491 Festubert St. in Duncan Saturday night. The garage on the property caught fire and crews extinguished it promptly. (Courtesy of Kevin Rothbauer)
Paige Hart dribbles that ball while Hannah McKevitt looks on in support during Cowichan Cobras play Saturday night at the Sherman road turf. (Sarah Simpson/Citizen)
Paige Hart dribbles that ball while Hannah McKevitt looks on in support during Cowichan Cobras play Saturday night at the Sherman road turf. (Sarah Simpson/Citizen)
The Duncan Christian School Chargers have earned a berth in the provincial senior A girls volleyball tournament with a silver placing at the Island championship. (Courtesy of Tom Veenstra)

Duncan Christian School, Brentwood College senior girls headed to volleyball provincials

Dara de Vries and Sydney Dollman ‘A’ Island tournament all-stars for DCS

The Duncan Christian School Chargers have earned a berth in the provincial senior A girls volleyball tournament with a silver placing at the Island championship. (Courtesy of Tom Veenstra)
Cowichan 49ers leading scorer Neall Rowlings advances the ball. (Sarah Simpson/Citizen)

49ers come out on top in Cowichan derby

Steelheads show better result than October matchup

Cowichan 49ers leading scorer Neall Rowlings advances the ball. (Sarah Simpson/Citizen)
Youth aged five to 17 will participate in a Striker Series martial arts event at the Cowichan Valley Community Centre on Dec. 3 from 10 a.m. to 4 p.m. (Strikerseries.com)

37 athletes to compete in Striker Series in Cowichan

The martial arts showcase event is the first of what is hoped to be many

Youth aged five to 17 will participate in a Striker Series martial arts event at the Cowichan Valley Community Centre on Dec. 3 from 10 a.m. to 4 p.m. (Strikerseries.com)
Cowichan Capitals forward Anton Yatsyshin drives up the ice. (Todd Blumel photo)

Cowichan Capitals drop three on busy weekend

Up next: a road trip to Powell River Dec. 3

Cowichan Capitals forward Anton Yatsyshin drives up the ice. (Todd Blumel photo)
(Sarah Simpson/Citizen)
(Sarah Simpson/Citizen)
A van runs up against the barrier on Crofton Road. (David van Deventer/Black Press)

Winter storm wreaks havoc on Cowichan Valley roads

Lots of traffic volume but no major incidents

A van runs up against the barrier on Crofton Road. (David van Deventer/Black Press)
Drive BC’s Skutz Falls highway cam looking west Tuesday, Nov. 29 at 5:16 p.m. (Drive BC screenshot)
Drive BC’s Skutz Falls highway cam looking west Tuesday, Nov. 29 at 5:16 p.m. (Drive BC screenshot)
The Duncan Christian School senior boys volleyball team. (Courtesy of Tom Veenstra)
The Duncan Christian School senior boys volleyball team. (Courtesy of Tom Veenstra)
Cowichan Valley Capitals forward Luke Strickland has been named a BCHL All-Star. (Cowichan Valley Capitals image)

Cowichan Caps welcome one player, send another to All-Star weekend

There’s been a lot of change for the Cowichan Valley Capitals recently…

Cowichan Valley Capitals forward Luke Strickland has been named a BCHL All-Star. (Cowichan Valley Capitals image)
A group of Cowichan dog professionals has teamed up to help international organization Breaking the Chains raise funds to support dogs caught up in the war in Ukraine. (Breaking the Chains photo)

Cowichan Valley dog professionals team up to help dogs flee Ukraine war

Fundraiser for Breaking the Chains organization

A group of Cowichan dog professionals has teamed up to help international organization Breaking the Chains raise funds to support dogs caught up in the war in Ukraine. (Breaking the Chains photo)
Cowichan return to action this Sunday, 2 p.m. against Gorge United at Hampton Park Turf. (Black Press file photo)

Cowichan FC plays to a scoreless draw with Nanaimo

“Chances were in short supply”

  • Nov 24, 2022
Cowichan return to action this Sunday, 2 p.m. against Gorge United at Hampton Park Turf. (Black Press file photo)
New Kerry Park Islanders head coach Brian Passmore. (Kevin Rothbauer/Citizen file)

Coaching change for Kerry Park Islanders

Kevin Fitzpatrick steps aside, Brian Passmore steps in

New Kerry Park Islanders head coach Brian Passmore. (Kevin Rothbauer/Citizen file)
Goalie McCoy Bidewell keeps an eye on the puck. (Todd Blumel photo)

Cowichan Valley Capitals fire 70 shots in weekend split

Bench boss Vandekamp 1-1 following return

Goalie McCoy Bidewell keeps an eye on the puck. (Todd Blumel photo)
Police responded to a possible gun sighting at the Duncan Law Courts on Monday afternoon. (Citizen file)

Police find no gunman after reports of Duncan sighting

A large police presence gathered downtown on Monday afternoon

Police responded to a possible gun sighting at the Duncan Law Courts on Monday afternoon. (Citizen file)