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Former camper claims sexual abuse at Cowichan River Bible Camp

Surrey pastor accused of sexual assault is former board member of Vancouver Island camp

Water system switched back to Chemainus River wells

North Cowichan has filed an application to make the source permanent

Chemainus water system switched over to Chemainus River wells

North Cowichan submits application to operate the source year-round

Kimberley man pays it back to home town

Mike Gould donates $7.5 million to Kimberley Dynamiters and Kimberley Minor Hockey.

Rainfall warning in effect for much of Vancouver Island

Expect heavy rains this week with up to 100mm falling in some areas of the north and western coasts.

  • Oct 16th, 2017

North Cowichan to host Budget 2018 public meetings

Crofton the venue Oct. 25 and Chemainus on Oct. 26

Opposition parties turn up heat on Morneau over financial holdings
  • 6 hours ago


Victoria ranked #2 on Best Cities in the World list
  • 6 hours ago


PM announces small business tax cut amid tax-reform uproar
  • 15 hours ago


115,000 rolls of toilet paper raised for the less fortunate


    LGBTQ health disparity study in B.C. leads to surprise finding

    Suicidal thoughts and attempts go down by half for straight males in schools with GSAs.

    VIDEO: IIO called to Qualicum Beach after officer-involved shooting

    One man is dead after police were called to the side of the highway for reports of a man harming himself

    B.C. Wine Institute reaching out to California

    Local industry urged to show support for colleagues affected by California wildfires

    Memorial bench honours long-time Chemainus farmer Russell Stewart

    Corn and strawberries depicted in carving by Liam Tromans

    North Cowichan gives go-ahead for secondary suites

    Council gives third reading to bylaw after public hearing

    Adopted Chemainus woman still discovering her roots

    Meeting with birth father pending, birth mother still holding out

    RCMP Cst. Power hangs in there at Chemainus Elementary

    Students take a unique approach to cancer fundraiser

    Fire Prevention Week runs Oct. 8-14

    Chemainus and Crofton Fire Halls seeking more personnel

    Fire Prevention Week across B.C.

    This year’s theme is ‘Every second counts - plan 2 ways out’

    • Oct 10th, 2017

    Chemainus weather close to normal in September

    Conditions flirt with making it an ‘endless summer’ but not quite

    Lecture series on climate change begins at Chemainus United Church Oct. 10

    Expert Geoff Strong to conduct three talks on the most pressing issue facing mankind today

    • Oct 7th, 2017

    Grandfather, grandson assaulted, robbed in Nanaimo park

    Men punched in face by assailant who stole ball cap and glasses

    Tour de Rock rolls out of Chemainus with a wealth of donations

    Generosity of citizens and companies astounding

    BC ferries adds extra sailings for long weekend

    Another 90 sailings between major routes have been added between Oct. 5-10 for holiday travellers.

    • Oct 5th, 2017