Sarah Simpson

Hydro rate hikes irk Youbou senior

Greg Whynacht's bill has increased 40 per cent in the last year despite his consisent consumption.

City of Duncan, Island Health clashing over overdose prevention site location

Officals still searching for an optimal site

Hydro crews pulled from Island maintenance work to help with wildfire outages

A planned power outage in Lake Cowichan to get some work done on BC Hydro equipment has been cancelled as crews were pulled from the project to assist with the wildfire situation in B.C.'s Interior instead.

Hazard tree removed from Horseshoe Bend in Cowichan River

The hazard tree responsible for almost taking the life of a 46-year-old tuber on Canada Day and endangering countless other river users has been removed.

Park protest, aftermath cost Duncan $45,000

Legal fees alone cost the City more than $25,000

Opioid crisis spurs open house in Duncan Thursday

Our Cowichan Communities Health Network is hosting an open house between 6:30 p.m and 8:30 p.m.

Application for residential campsites defeated at CVRD

Group of 15 landowners had aimed to legalize a common practice

UPDATE: Wildfire southeast of Mesachie Lake under control

Crews are engaging a 1.7-hectare wildfire near the Robertson Main 11km mark about 15 kilometres slightly southeast of Mesachie Lake.

Celebrate 70 years with the Honeymoon Bay Fire Department

It's been 70 years of community service for the Honeymoon Bay Fire Rescue.

Speeders worrying Telegraph Road residents

"Today it's a kitten. Tomorrow it could be a child."

Application for residential campsites defeated at CVRD

Group of 15 landowners had aimed to legalize a common practice

Trail section honours Al Howie

In honour of the famed athlete, "Al Howie Trail" is the name of a new section of trail linking the Keystone development's Highland Avenue to the greater Cowichan Valley Trail network.

MLA opens office doors June 19

Newly elected Furstenau hosting open house

Beautification project will effect parking

A little section of Duncan is about to get a little less ugly.

Great Lake Swimmer honoured

Simmons named one of the World Open Water Swimming's World's 50 Most Adventurous Open Water Women

Chemainus student arrested after Snapchat threat

A 17-year-old from Ladysmith is facing charges

Foremost milk recalled after metal objects found

Duncan Superstore will refund customers if milk returned

Police investigate suspicious death

Man identified as Ryan Hendrick Young, 36