Unexpected La Nina brings a revised winter weather forecast for Chemainus region

The weakness of it and other factors mean a repeat of last year is unlikely

  • Nov 15th, 2017

Smoking becoming a thing of the past

Municipality of North Cowichan considers making rules more restrictive around public buildings

People adopt different survival techniques

Decisions are based on childhood experiences and observing the family dynamics

End of an era in the Cowichan Valley: video stores will be missed

A time of cultural significance has rapidly disappeared with the closing of Pioneer’s Video

  • Nov 8th, 2017

Dance Of A Lifetime 1959

Memories of first impressions still strong after 58 years

  • Nov 2nd, 2017

Childhood instilled a respect for nuns

Sisters of St. Ann’s deserve a mention for their enormous gift of 400-acre Providence Farm property

  • Nov 1st, 2017
Tackling the Canadian Forces' physical fitness test
    Reena Remembered: 20 years later
      Reena Virk's father speaks to Reena's legacy
        Explosion clears salmon passage

          North Cowichan making the switch from propane for ice resurfacing at Fuller Lake

          Elimination of dangerous gases makes sense with an electric zamboni

          Chemainus area can expect a more typical winter this time around

          No unusually cold water currents affecting the weather like last year

          • Oct 19th, 2017

          Farming the land can be an enviable job

          Appreciation gained from working on a dairy farm at an early age

          • Oct 10th, 2017

          Another ‘endless summer’ on Eastern Vancouver Island not in the cards

          Sudden change occurs almost predictably before the fall equinox

          • Sep 19th, 2017

          Both internal and external focusing required

          Unhealthiness comes from being out of balance

          BC VIEWS: Little integrity left to protect

          Darryl Plecas taints an already shabby B.C. political scene

          Looking ahead to some big events for Chemainus in 2018

          Fuller Lake Arena 50th anniversary and B.C. Summer Games events on the agenda

          B.C’s highway rest areas are a disgrace

          I’ve got a job that should be top priority for our new Highways minister