Lexi Bainas

Crime spree at Cowichan Lake ends in capture of four in the woods

Four people are in custody after a crime spree at Cowichan Lake led to a chase in the bush.

MISSING: RCMP are looking for help in finding Duncan’s Brian Joseph Trudell

Trudell, 53, could be trying to get to North Vancouver in a 1997 teal green Nissan pickup.

Famous elk back with new headgear on Vancouver Island

He’s sporting a tarp, an innertube, and windchimes now but he’s the same frisky fellow from last year.

VIDEO: High Times brings rapper Lil Kim to Laketown Ranch.

They call her the Queen of Hip Hop, but whatever you call her, you need to be there Saturday night.

Bike thief seen on video, found after she rode stolen bike to RCMP office.

Owner discovered bike thief at police station with the bicycle.

VIDEO: High Times purchases Legends Valley festival

The popular cannabis media company has announced it is bringing Wyclef Jean to headline Laketown Ranch next week.

Vancouver Island actor proposes to Riverdale actress

Jameson Parker and Tiera Skovbye get engaged on the Kinsol Trestle near Shawnigan Lake.

VIDEO: Duncan firefighters called out for grass fire on Coronation

A power line was down in the area as well so Coronation was closed between Trunk and Bundock

Dragon found in Cowichan Valley

Forest company workers find a Bearded Dragon lizard wandering around on a logging road.

Glamping, fest-huts offer new camping options at Sunfest

One emphasizes luxury, another stresses funky fun but both are new ways to camp at Sunfest.

Ice Bear paintings showing at Chemainus Theatre gallery starting July 18

The artist’s visions of dreams and stories will come to life on the walls of the theatre gallery.

Blues Festival hits Chemainus

Two exciting days and a dozen great blues bands are a cool way to start off a summer

VIDEO: It’s fawn season. Watch out for them but don’t touch

It’s spring and the does are giving birth. Watch out for spotty-backed little ones but don’t go near

Comedian Ron James is back in Duncan with his Pedal to the Metal show

The Canadian comic makes a welcome return to the Valley on April 30.

Life’s tough and tender lessons are on menu in 2 Pianos, 4 Hands.

Chemainus Theatre’s lastest show is about more than just music. It’s about life.

Characters come alive in Chemainus play

Theatre Festival putting on A Lovely Sunday for Creve Coeur

Farm map shows where to buy food locally

2016 Buy Local! Buy Fresh! Cowichan Farm Map now available.

Chemainus community schools funding safe

Program not as threatened as some initially feared