Andrea Rondeau

Column: Don’t expect objectivity from columns

Columns are the opportunity for our reporters and contributors to express what they think and feel

Tal Bachman, Lance Lapointe head to Duncan Brew Pub with Hometown Hockey

The event includes prizes and a silent auction, with all proceeds going to support KidSport Cowichan

Column: Why the newspaper calls when tragedy strikes

I think many people don't understand why we do this.

Car rolls off Highway 18 in slick conditions

Ambulance and fire personnel were called to the scene.

Column: Include SAR in new operations centre

Why the CVRD can't incorporate Cowichan Search and Rescue into such a centre is baffling.

Year in Review: New faces and goodbyes in 2017

War veteran 94-year-old George Brewster headed to Dieppe, France in 2017, to help mark the 75 anniversary of the Dieppe Raid.

Year in Review: Politics, health and more made headlines in 2017

The year began with a fight within the provincial NDP.

Column: Ernie’s story remains in my heart

Ernie made Bill C-14 into something profoundly human.

Column: Visible house numbers should be mandatory

The most important purpose for house numbers is for emergency crews.

Column: When would you stop recording?

It never fails to astonish me the kinds of things that people will film, then post online.

Lake Cowichan wants 30 good people to create new OCP

"We're going to beat the bushes."

Lake Cowichan wants 30 good people to create new OCP

"We're going to beat the bushes."

Column: ‘Attractive’ has nothing to do with assault, harassment, rape

I get that she's 92 and grew up in a different era. But that's no excuse.

Column: Animal abuse hits me right in the heart

Their trust is a precious gift.

Review: Great cast highlights ‘All-Inclusive Christmas’ at Chemainus Theatre

The Cornwalls' All-Inclusive Cancun Christmas is an '80s flashback that will make you giggle

Winning argument has trumped safety concerns at Lake intersection

In the past year, someone (namely me) has been publicly critical of the traffic calming

Island Corridor should build a monorail system

Why would anyone accept a copy of the previous set up when it was designed to, ultimately, fail?

Column: From Cowichan to Virginia: having a big voice

Sometimes I wonder if we're just shouting into the void.

‘Grease’ headlines new Chemainus Theatre season

"People come to immerse themselves in story and song"