Cole Schisler

‘Snowmaggedon 2020’ has passed, but 20-30 milimetres of rain expected Friday

Residents should brace for rain and clear drains to prevent localized flooding

Snow and cold is part of our national identity

When Islanders comment on snow and cold, the rest of Canada returns a chilled laugh

What happens in the Cowichan Valley when an earthquake strikes

When an earthquake does happen, will the Cowichan Valley be ready for it?

Exploring life, the afterlife, and near death experiences with Dr. Lynn Echevarria

Echevarria will deliver a talk to the LRCA Seniors Centre Tuesday, January 21 at 1:30 pm

Ladysmith RCMP says only one weather related accident reported so far

Ladysmith’s neighbour Nanaimo has not been so lucky

Disaster Aid Canada raises over $40,000 for Australian wildfire relief efforts

Funds will be directed to Rotary clubs on the ground in impacted communities

Joseph Mairs Memorial pays homage to young trade-unionist

January 19 marks the 18th annual Joseph Mairs Memorial

Resident Alien casting call sees good turnout

The casting call was held January 11 at the Oyster Bay Microtel

Machine Shop improvements progressing despite unexpected challenges

The Town released a update on Machine Shop improvements in their January 7 council agenda package

49th Parallel named finalist in 2020 Family Business Excellence Awards

The award affirms 49th’s family owned and operated business model

Historical Society presents talk on the history, reason, and risk of earthquakes

LDHS president Dr. Quentin Goodbody will deliver the presentation

Council rejects plans for Ladysmith Poet Laureate Program

The $2,300 budget for the program was deemed too high compared to other community needs

Ladysmith photographer wins big with impressive wildlife photo

Terry Jones won the wildlife category of the London Drugs Amateur Photographer of the Year Contest

Waterfront Gallery displays Climate Change and Art: There is no plan B

For their first show of the decade, the gallery chose a poignant topic: climate change.

Local franchise owner seeks new opportunities to support people in need

Slava Govorov owns two local Panago Pizza franchises and is known for his community outreach

Ladysmith property included in top 100 most valued properties of Vancouver Island

The property was listed number 88 in the 100 top valued residential properties for Vancouver Island

2020 Polar Bear Swim blew recent years out of the water

115 participants registered for a dip in the ice-cold waters of Transfer beach

Trailer truck catches fire on the morning of New Year’s Eve

Mechanical issues caused the truck’s tire to burst into flames on the Trans Canada Highway

Ladysmith’s most read stories of 2019

A list of the Chronicle’s top 10 stories of the year

Ladysmith Fire Rescue installs memorial bench and gazebo

The installation honours members of Ladysmith Fire Rescue who have died in past, present, and future