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Fall-ing for unseasonably warm weather on Vancouver Island

Environment Canada forecast calls for sunshine through weekend

New owners of Crofton mill see bright future for industry

No layoffs or significant changes planned

North Cowichan turns down Crofton housing project

Council decides not right project for area

Island Corridor Foundation to hold public meetings around Island

First meeting to be held in Duncan on Nov. 7

  • Oct 14th, 2018
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New York drops part of criminal case against Harvey Weinstein
Money laundering probe
AFN national chief suggests moving Trans Mountain pipeline route
New York Review of Books editor out after Ghomeshi backlash

Island Corridor Foundation to hold public meetings around Island

First meeting to held in Duncan on Nov. 7

  • Oct 14th, 2018

North Cowichan turns down Crofton housing project

Council decides Adelaide proposal not right for the area

Robert Barron column: Glad straps no longer used in schools

You would have to hold out your hands, palms up to expose the most sensitive parts

Elections BC encourages voting in electoral reform referendum

Mail referendum to be held from Oct. 22 to Nov. 30

  • Oct 13th, 2018

Kristine Sandhu bring experience to bid for Lake Cowichan council seat

I was a school trustee from 1999-2008, and a councillor Lake Cowichan from 2005-2008.

  • Oct 13th, 2018

North Islanders call for cell service in gaping Island Highway hole

With a few exceptions, service mostly non-existent between Campbell River and Port McNeill

Lake Cowichan elk with head wrapped in wire raises concern

Conservation officers ask that people keep a look out for the animal

Police look to public to help in attempted armed robbery case

Incident occurred in a parking lot on Oct. 10

  • Oct 11th, 2018

Business notes: Duncan’s Kate Lindsay recognized for forestry excellence

Lindsay is the vice president of sustainability and environmental partnerships

Crofton residents urged to keep an eye on old Crofton elementary building

Nanaimo incident sparks fear of copycat protests at other locations