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Massive Monday morning fire destroys Chemainus home

Firemen on the scene at Waynes Road for several hours

BC Ferries adds extra sailings for Christmas

More than 175 sailings are being added, including 130 between the Lower Mainland and Vancouver Island

  • Dec 11th, 2017

Community events in Chemainus making Christmas merry already

Moonlight Madness, Breakfast With Santa put people into the festive spirit

CVRD directors opt to spend Saltair taxation and gas tax funds on new roof for community centre

Rally for a referendum and a 600+ name petition does not influence the final decision

November rainfall way above normal in Chemainus

Wintery start to the month only lasts for the first week and then doesn’t return

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        Mensah found guilty in CFB Esquimalt court martial

          Some customers not yet receiving normal mail service again in Chemainus

          Vandalism to numerous group boxes several weeks ago taking time to replace

          Kelowna West voters to pick Christy Clark’s replacement in February

          Premier John Horgan says while no date yet, he will call the byelection in early January.

          Heated exchanges highlight fourth B.C. Liberal leadership debate

          Feisty moments as the six candidates square off in Kelowna Saturday

          Special techniques required to replace Chemainus mural

          Reproduction requires a painstaking process that’s finally come to fruition

          • Dec 1st, 2017

          Nanaimo-Ladysmith MP’s abandoned vessels legislation sinks with secret ballot

          MP Sheila Malcolmson has lost her appeal to unblock proposed legislation on abandoned vessels.

          Ludvigson Crofton’s new fire chief

          Protection Officer duties with Catalyst complement role for 15-year firefighting veteran

          North Cowichan reaches deal with its municipal workers

          Talks continue with the City of Duncan and CVRD

          • Nov 29th, 2017

          People still raising a stink in Chemainus

          North Cowichan council address odour complaints, but it’s a CVRD matter

          • Nov 29th, 2017

          Chemainus teacher Ruest’s latest award a reflection of her students’ work

          Canada 150 project required some extensive digging and brought great benefits

          Chemainus Health Care auxiliary contributes $100,000 to Hospice House project

          Commitment for two more years will being the total to $300,000

          B.C. residents rally for medication

          Cystic fibrosis patients from Vernon, Vancouver, Victoria among those rallying at Legislature Wednesday

          Extensive training leads to fighter pilot designation

          Chemainus Secondary 2008 grad flying high in his profession