Community

Ladysmith First United Church looks to write history as it loses ‘memory keepers’

The Ladysmith First United Church’s storied history and role in the community…

Quilters pay tribute to Saltair landmarks for Canada 150

A group of local women are showing their fondness for Saltair with a quilt for Canada 150.

Chemainus resident receives writing award

Special reception held at The Union Club of British Columbia in Victoria on Oct. 15.

Province approves funding to study amalgamation for North Cowichan

The funding constitutes approximately one-third of the total cost of the study

  • Oct 18th, 2016

What annoying habit in other people annoys you the most?

ON THE STREET - Asking Ladysmith and Chemainus residents and visitors about issues important to them

Soup kitchen serves up fish feast

Served up dinner to around 200 people on Saturday night as part of its Salmon Dinner at Aggie Hall

  • Oct 18th, 2016

Recycling app in use

w it’s super easy for ghosts and goblins to clean up after Halloween

Longhouse poles symbols of welcoming connections

Project six years in the making anticipated to be completed next year

  • Oct 11th, 2016

Soup kitchen creates camaraderie

A change of venues hasn’t slowed the Ladysmith Soup Kitchen’s ability to ladle out a serving of comfort and a helping hand.

  • Oct 11th, 2016

Some wishes do come true

Son of Mountie and past Tour de Rock rider experiences Disneyland, thanks to Make a Wish Canada

  • Oct 4th, 2016

New executive

The Ladysmith Kinsmen held its 64th annual installation of officers Oct. 1 to swear in the new club executive.

  • Oct 4th, 2016

Cuts for cancer

Ladysmith Secondary School Grade 8 student Zac Dougan gets the head shave treatment from Chopstix Salon stylist Darlene Munn

  • Oct 4th, 2016

Running in the rain

Ladysmith Intermediate School students Keane Taylor and William Kuhn go the extra mile during the school’s Terry Fox run on Sept. 23

  • Oct 4th, 2016

Taking root

Ladysmith Lions Club 75th Anniversary tree planting.

  • Sep 27th, 2016

Reduce germs to help stop flu

The Vancouver Island Health Authority wants to remind parents to remind their kids to wash their hands.

  • Sep 27th, 2016

ON THE STREET – What do you want to see more of in your local paper?

Asking Ladysmith and Chemainus residents and visitors about issues important to them

  • Sep 27th, 2016

Legion auxiliary opens its organization to men

If we don’t include men we could lose our charter

  • Sep 20th, 2016

Ladysmith Chemainus Chronicle Editorial Cartoon for the week of September 21

Rob Kernchan's poignant, sometimes humorous view of the world around him

  • Sep 20th, 2016

Ladysmith RCMP get opioid kits to prevent overdose

Police say town has seen two fentanyl-related deaths this year

  • Sep 20th, 2016

Pizza place prompts idea for helping hand

Marbles help provide food for those in need

  • Sep 20th, 2016