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Owners on high alert after reports of dog thief on the loose in south Cowichan Valley

Two suspected dog napping incidents in south Cowichan recently have pet owners…

Police secure suspect after foot chase in Duncan

Incident took place within the span of about 15 minutes Thursday

Cannabis conundrum: Dueling dealers eye Vancouver Island shopping centre

Cowichan Tribes threatening to pull Costa Canna application if provincial store gets green light to set up

Cowichan Mountie, paramedics among 2019 Tour de Rock riders

Const. Lyons showing a keen interest in taking part in the Tour de Rock

Fire damages Vancouver Island medical marijuana facility

Cannabis operation goes up in smoke

N. Cowichan stopping all wood harvesting in forest reserve due to hot, dry conditions

Statement said the decision has nothing to do with the excavator fire on Maple Mountain on July 24

Breaking: Excavator fire on Maple Mountain

A machine fire had volunteer firefighters from Crofton and Maple Bay halls…

Grant to fund North Cowichan’s wildfire protection plan update

Provincial Community Resiliency Investment Program provides a boost

Campers hailed heroes in rock face rescue at Vancouver Island provincial park

The campers quickly noticed the man in distress and jumped into the river to swim across.

Vancouver Island firefighter loses home to blaze

By the next morning heavy machinery was brought in to demolish what remained

UPDATE: Fire crews clear of scene of Mt. Sicker brush fire in Cowichan Valley

We are looking at about a half a hectare in size — about 150 by 200 [feet].”

From Eco Lawn to Obstacle Course, Cowichan entrepreneur is branching out

Lush Eco Lawn owner John Close is branching out. With a decade…

From Eco Lawn to Obstacle Course, Cowichan entrepreneur is branching out

Lush Eco Lawn owner John Close is branching out. With a decade…

Police pursue pesky porker on Vancouver Island

‘This was allegedly not the pig’s first escape’

Police pursue pesky porker in Cowichan

Here piggy piggy!

Duncan hits top 10 in B.C.’s rattiest cities

Orkin Canada released its 2018 B.C. Rodent Rankings

No joke: more Saltspring ferries started April 1

The Crofton-Vesuvius route that connects Vancouver Island to Saltspring Island

Vancouver Island teen airlifted after mountain bike crash

14-year-old student released from hospital after incident on Mount Tzouhalem near Duncan

No Joke: More Salt Spring ferries come April 1

Further increases connecting with Crofton go into effect May 1