Paul Brian

Raffi show champions anti-soil dump cause

Children’s singer Raffi is passionate about protecting the environment and public health.

Asbestos discovery prompts stop-work order

The Valley Medical Clinic has been temporarily closed due to the reported discovery of vermiculite insulation containing asbestos fibres

Building masterpieces out of metal

Travis Rankin is having a wrought-en good time. The Duncan metal artist runs Wroughtenart

RCMP seek help after death of pedestrian

Police are seeking witnesses to a fatal pedestrian/vehicle collision that killed a 23-year-old Ladysmith man on Wednesday.

Medical clinic closure has patients flooding hospital; use walk-in clinics, officials say

Those requiring non-urgent medical care or prescription refills are asked to contact nearby walk-in clinics.

Iconic characters shine in excellent staging of ‘Alice’

Queen Margaret’s School’s presentation of Alice: Tales of a Curious Girl was a brilliant compilation

Adagé dancers take the stage in Duncan [photos]

It was an energetic night with some great moves Feb. 20 at the Cowichan Performing Arts Centre

New training program takes aim at youth entrepreneurs

Local youth aspiring to become entrepreneurs will soon get the chance to attend a free course aimed at helping them realize their dreams.

Chamber an advocate for small business

Being informed and connected can make all the difference in boosting business to new levels of success.

Students dispute Minister’s statements

Students’ Union says it has already given detailed and specific reasons for opposing a new university fee to the provincial government.

Kelsey student wins $100K scholarship

The Cowichan Valley can say without any exaggeration that one of the brightest young minds in the country comes from right here at home.

Career taking shape under Tromans’s saw

Liam Tromans is carving out a great life in British Columbia — with his chainsaw.

Legends come to life in ‘Quartet’

Music and theatre lovers got their Valentine’s weekend off to a rocking start Friday at the Chemainus Theatre.

Fee fight divides student and VIU leaders

The Vancouver Island University Students’ Union is up in arms about a proposed new VIU student service fee

Rental fees for CVSA for artificial turf field under review

Rental fees and whether the Cowichan Valley Soccer Association will have to pay them at the David Williams Field hit the council table

Buildings to stay, but conditions set

Council addressed a report last Wednesday on whether to authorize remedial action on the site of the Twin Gables Motel in Crofton.

Good deed doer needs community’s support

Battling serious illness is a personal strain on individuals and their families, but it can also lead to real financial difficulty.

Fire crews quickly douse boat blaze

The fire department reported there were no occupants on board the Arctic Fox II and the fire was successfully extinguished.

Music legends together in Chemainus show

Imagine the greatest musical icons of a generation coming together to create magic.

Council view split on drive-through debate

North Cowichan councillors split over the idea of forbidding drive-through restaurants as a part of a potential new development