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Brits on the Beach raises $2,251 for LRCA food bank

Brits on the Beach also brought in 75 pounds of non-perishable food items

Tribal Journeys welcomed by Stz’uminus at Shell Beach

Paddlers came from various nations, including the Heiltsuk, Namgis, Hesquiaht, and Alberta Cree

Budget Blinds opening Ladysmith location

International home furnishing franchise, Budget Blinds is opening a new location and…

No shortage of water supply in Ladysmith despite stage three water restrictions

Water restrictions remain in place to service community in case of an emergency

Forget property crime, Ladysmith has a parking spot theft problem

Ah — Ladysmith, the town of seaside heritage, generous people, arts, culture, and parking spot thieves

Paul Manly to host series of community meetings

The first meeting is scheduled for July 18, at the North Oyster Community Centre, 7:00pm - 8:30pm

Waterfront Gallery to show Journeys, a multimedia experience of the real and imagined

The exhibition runs July 20 - July 28. There will be an open house on July 20 1:00 pm - 4:00 pm

Oyster Bay Microtel solidifies reputation as a Vancouver Island destination

The Microtel is focused on continuing to build their reputation over the summer

LRCA Concerts in the Park series presents: Cheryl Bear

Bear is an accomplished singer songwriter, and has travelled to over 600 Indigenous communities

Ladysmith bodybuilder wins big at VI Showdown

VI Showdown is an annual event for fitness, figure, physique, bodybuilding, and bikini competition

Over 75kg of trash found up Bannon Creek Forest Reserve with more left to clean up

Cowichan Valley Cleanup Effort has organized a cleanup to deal with the remaining waste

LRCA Concerts in the Park series presents: The Soul Shakers

The Soul Shakers are set to sing their hearts out at Concerts in the Park this Sunday

Trailer breaks loose from SUV causing traffic delays north of Ladysmith

Consensus among emergency services is that the trailer was overloaded. There are no injuries

Save On Foods donates $1,270 to LRCA food bank

The money will go a long way to help LRCA programs, many of which have a food component

Phase two of Holland Creek development adds 38 units of housing

About 43 percent of the Holland Creek development has been designated as green space

Waterfront Gallery displays ‘On the Waterfront’ members show

The show runs until July 19, opening reception Saturday July 6 at 7:00 pm

Brits on the Beach back for 19th year

British cars, trucks, and motorcycles from all over B.C. will gather at Transfer Beach on July 14

2019 on track to be busiest year for waterworks ever in Ladysmith

Town council has said that replacing aging water infrastructure is a core priority of their mandate

RCMP says property thefts part of ‘normal reality’

There have been 13 known instances of theft from vehicles in Ladysmith since June 1

Ladysmith RCMP apprehend increasing numbers of impaired drivers

The increase in apprehensions is directly related to the RCMP’s new practices