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Past mayors have done great work for Ladysmith

I would like to make my personal observation of all the mayors that I have known

North Oyster and Area Historical Society thanks Santa

Once again, you created a magical morning for hundreds of people

Lefebure new CVRD chair

It may be a familiar face at the head of the table.

Part II: Fear Not – There is Help for Children and Youth with Anxiety

Everyone has times of feeling anxious, scared or fearful. Without it, we would never have survived as humans, writes Dr. David Smith.

Canadian Blood Services thankful

I’d like to sincerely thank residents of this community who responded to our recent urgent appeal for blood.

Local farmers wanted: increasing our food security

Vancouver Island could face serious food supply problems

Yellow Point Singers perform Christmas concert Sunday in Ladysmith

"A Winter Choral Celebration" takes place Dec. 14 at 2:30 p.m. at Oceanview Community Church in Ladysmith.

Part I: Mental Health for Children and Youth – How to Get the Help You Need

Dr. David Smith says 13 per cent of B.C. youth experience a mental health issue every year – 83,700 children under age 19.

The Ladysmith Camera Club’s Photo of the Month

“Photographer’s Dream,” taken by Nanaimo-based photographer Brian Clemens

Dog attacked by a pitbull

Ladysmith RCMP news Nov. 2 to Nov. 27 Provided by Ladysmith RCMP

Pitbull attacks dog on Timberlands Road – Ladysmith Police Report

Ladysmith RCMP responded to 333 calls for service in November and say Light Up went "very smoothly."

Stuff-a-Truck helps food banks

Caroline Davidson encourages people to help local food banks during the upcoming Stuff-a-Truck event.

“Big Lar” (a baseball dream)

Ted Puska Sr. shares a sweet story about Larry Irving, who passed away Nov. 22.

LSS grad earns scholarship

Hard work in high school pays off — just ask Keauna Dodd.

Please help stock the food bank shelves for Christmas

There are many people coming to the food bank every Tuesday, representing 300-400 people

Stz’uminus residents rescue hypothermic man from water

The men then responded quickly, ran to their boat and went out to assist the struggling man, who was about 75 feet from shore.

Two Stz’uminus residents rescue man from frigid water

Two men helped a man to shore whose boat had capsized in the ocean near Ladysmith. The victim was treated for hypothermia in hospital.

Holiday mystery makes its debut

This Christmas, the Chemainus Theatre Festival is debuting a holiday mystery

Rob Hutchins will make a great trustee

Ladysmith parent Brian Thom feels Rob Hutchins is a good addition to the School District 79 board.

Shop local challenge issued in Ladysmith

Teresa McKinley challenges you to buy all your Christmas presents in Ladysmith.