Robert Barron

North Cowichan to launch first citizen satisfaction survey

Council decided on survey questions at a meeting on May 1

North Cowichan rejects Chemainus pot store application

Considered too close to school, playgrounds

Officials hope to resolve E&N rail dispute as court date looms

Snaw-Naw-As First Nation wants rail land back, court hearing set for May 13

North Cowichan adopts new rules for aggressive dogs

Dogs must have liability insurance, among other requirements

Calls to police up 9.9 per cent in North Cowichan/Duncan

RCMP responsed to 5,349 calls during the past three months

North Cowichan to hire environmental specialist

Position to cost $60,000 in 2019

Vancouver Island-based company provides glass alternatives to plastic straws

Enviro Glass Straws now producing more than 60,000 straws each year

CVRD parts ways with land use manager

No reason given for departure of Blackwell

Signage, improvements untangle trails on Mount Tzouhalem in Cowichan Valley

Aimed to improve visitor experience and protect habitat

Flying is convenient, but it can be dangerous

Boeing 737 Max-8 situation tragic, but a wake-up call for safety measures

Restrictions on pot operations on farm land welcomed by North Cowichan

Marijuana production not allowed on concrete bases

CVRD targets illegal dumping in new initiative

Community groups encouraged to participate

“Deep and broad” public engagement wanted on municipal forests

North Cowichan to determine the scope of engagement

Vancouver Island man to receive Carnegie Medal for heroic actions

John Prokop went to the rescue of RCMP officer in 2016

VIDEO: Mother hailed as hero in Lake Cowichan cougar attack

Attack victim released from hospital with minor injuries