No need to set conduct standards

North Cowichan going too far when it’s not necessary

You can’t always include everyone

There are times when making a selection is better than going overboard

No easy way to get answers

Local officials required to pass the buck to head offices, upper management

Potential emergency a wake-up call

Residents need to heed possible warnings and have a plan

Amalgamation idea for North Cowichan and Duncan becoming confusing

Referendum date hangs in the balance until minister gives it the go-ahead

Help keep bears out of harm’s way

Locking up garbage a step that must be undertaken

Winter photo gallery
Winter photo gallery
Winter Driving
Near head-on crash

Hazy cloud hangs over marijuana legalization date

North Cowichan insists its costs will be higher and wants a share of the revenue

Column: Swedish hockey captain missed the silver lining

Sportsmanship is also a skill that needs practice after Lias Andersson threw his silver medal into the crowd

  • Jan 8th, 2018

Adding staff at North Cowichan not a great move

Municipality keeps spending while taxes rise

New year brings a renewed focus in Chemainus

It promises to be an interesting time with so much already on the agenda ahead

Christmastime brings personal reflection about contributions

So many people have a lot to offer, but only a select few give willingly

Chemainus grads just as likely to succeed as students from larger cities

All the building blocks are in place to give students the tools they need

Cost and scheduling the key questions for resuming rail line service

Commuters must be taken into account to take cars off the Malahat

North Cowichan seriously misjudges citizen priorities

Economic development and job creation receives highest number of votes

  • Dec 5th, 2017

Chemainus Health Care Auxiliary truly a community gem

Members pour out their hearts to making a difference that pays big dividends

Hockey coach Rochon receives fitting Wall of Fame honour

Health just another challenge he’s facing head-on

Bad drivers should pay more for insurance

It’s time to make driving records count more toward rates

There’s really no point in changing clocks

Daylight Savings Time year-round provides the best option

Saving animals Cerny’s mission at Chemainus property

RASTA Sanctuary worthy of continued support, with the third annual fundraiser coming up Nov. 4

Chemainus community events need continued support

Residents need to make sure they aren’t complacent and attend activities of interest