Local News

Warm temperatures started early in May in Chemainus, then subsided

Current warm conditions likely to predominate now until at least September

CVRD recycling now allows flexible plastic packaging

But not at the curb side

  • Jun 21st, 2018

Business notes: Bong Shop moves to new location

Duncan’s Community Farm Store is celebrating its 25th anniversary.

Municipality of North Cowichan working in a partnership on two Chemainus development sites

Dr. Friedman of McGill University assisting in sustainable development design

  • Jun 20th, 2018

No easy answers for Cowichan River access through private property

Trespassing on land adjacent to Cowichan River continues

Extensive Jeep project taking shape

Ryan Clark’s dream being brought to fruition by family, friends, supporters

Five quotes from the Canada-US trade dispute
Langford house fire
Pat Bay Hwy
John Horgan on U.S. tariffs on aluminum and more

False info going around about amalgamation of Duncan and North Cowichan

Munro Thompson Communications talks of taxes, financial implications

Chemainus Secondary makes a huge leap in Fraser Institute rankings

English 12 and Communications 12 exams responsible for the jump

Port of Prince Rupert names Shaun Stevenson as new CEO

Stevenson has worked for the port for 21 years as vice president of trade development

More than 150 tremors hit Vancouver Island in last 24 hours

Seismologists monitor to see if pressure will be added to major fault

Driver hospitalized after truck hits pole on Malahat

The pole prevented the red truck from travelling down a steep embankment.

Closure of St. Joseph’s School in Chemainus a trying time for staff, students

Enrollment numbers fall short, resulting in the decision no one wanted

UPDATED: One man dead in motorcycle accident near Mill Bay

Investigation ongoing

  • Jun 18th, 2018

Pending closure of Chemainus Catholic Elementary School comes out of the blue

Staff and students at St. Joseph’s shocked, upset at the announcement

Duncan mayor says ‘no’ to amalgamation

Phil Kent believes “much deeper” conversation on issue needed

Cash stolen from downtown Chemainus businesses

RCMP looking for tips to locate suspect