Community

No gift for Christmas

Growing up in Cowichan in the 50s, we farm families didn’t realize how poor we really were.

  • Dec 24, 2018

Moonlight Feels Right

Santa helps calm the madness from holiday shopping

Rare Russian bird sighting sees birdwatchers flock to the B.C. Shuswap

The fieldfare, a member of the thrush family, might have made its way to B.C. from Russia

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What would you do if you missed out on $1-million dollars?
Canadian Tire replaces stolen toys for Salvation Army
Ask Santa
Meet B.C.'s oldest lawyer

RCMP brighten Cowichan seniors’ holidays with carolling call

Visits made to several care facilities

  • Dec 19, 2018

RCMP brighten Cowichan seniors’ holidays with carolling call

They use cruisers instead of a one-horse sleigh and sirens instead of…

  • Dec 19, 2018

Fyffe dinner fills a need on Christmas Day in Chemainus

Couples without family members in the vicinity and singles come together for food and camaraderie

Communities In Bloom Christmas quiz

Plant yourself on the couch and figure out the answers to these questions

  • Dec 19, 2018

Working on the railroad

Dedicated father regularly checks out railway line

George Price’s Bakery

Chemainus residents love to get their goodies

Another mill artifact finds a place in Chemainus museum

Famous door salvaged from storage holds a special significance for former manager Dobson

Give the gift of nature this holiday season

Please don’t be mad, but I bought you a moose

Chemainus Secondary Holiday Craft Fair

A variety of vendors offer their unique Christmas items for sale

VIDEO: Close encounter with a whale near Canada-U.S border

Ron Gillies had his camera ready when a whale appeared Dec. 7

Little Town Christmas

Celebrations at the Chemainus Legion delight young and old alike

Christmas comes alive in Crofton

Parade entries light up the night and rain holds off

Chemainus blood donor clinic

Community gives the greatest gift of all before Christmas

Thetis Island Christmas Bazaar packed with specialty items

New CVRD director impressed by the quality of the goods and the people

Chemainus Legion provides funding gifts to community organizations

Much-needed cheques distributed in the spirit of the season

  • Dec 6, 2018

Chemainus Valley activities take a festive turn this weekend

Moonlight Madness, Little Town Christmas and Crofton parade fuel yuletide fever

Passport program encourages local Christmas shopping in Chemainus

Participants with filled passports can enter to win a $250 gift basket