Robert Barron

Investigation continues into police shooting of Cowichan’s Chris Bloomfield

Bloomfield shot by police in Mill Bay in November

Valley’s firefighters deal with deluge of calls during and after windstorm

Most calls were because of downed trees and power lines

Valley’s firefighters kept busy due to windstorm

Most calls were because of downed trees and power lines

Town of Lake Cowichan faced communications challenges during windstorm

Downed phone lines were a major problem

Cowichan SAR to stay at Bing’s Creek for at least another year

One-year lease signed with CVRD

Cowichan Bay company making waves over derelict boat problem

Pacific Industrial Marine rescues two after last storm

Man makes lewd gestures in parking lot of Cowichan Aquatic Centre, after scaring boys in changeroom

Woman, two young boys, traumatized by series of events

Family fought hard, but together in Cowichan for Christmas

Now bureaucratic fight begins to bring father from New Zealand

Animal cruelty trial in case of Teddy the dog set for Feb. 27

Teddy the dog rescued last year, but died from injuries

Neighbours of Duncan overdose prevention site upset about theft, public sex, littering

Concerns raised about nuisance and possible criminal behaviours

New women’s shelter in Duncan about half full

More expected as weather worsens and women become aware of service

City of Duncan doubles number of council meetings

Committee of the whole meetings to be scheduled when needed

Missing Cowichan dog-biscuit cart found

Cart was seized from park by CVRD

Norovirus outbreak at Cowichan District Hopital

Thirteen people so far confirmed or suspected with norovirus

Assessments show house prices up in the Cowichan Valley

BC Assessment mails out annual property information

Year in Review: Municipal elections brings new leadership to the Valley

North Cowichan and Duncan have new mayors; CVRD has new chairman

Robert Barron column: Underground power lines have their own issues

But any move to put the lines underground would not be easy, or cheap.