Ladysmith News Staff

A farewell to John Wilson

Rollie Rose writes in memoriam of his friend, John Wilson, who passed away June 19, 2020

Rotary Club of Ladysmith Donates Emergency Preparedness Kits to the Town

The Kits will be stored in various locations around Ladysmith for use in an emergency

Town of Ladysmith receives $25,000 to create poverty reduction plan

The plan will assess needs around emergency response, support services, housing and food security

Town of Ladysmith reopens playgrounds

This includes all sports fields, and the Ladysmith Skatepark

List of businesses and services now open in Ladysmith

The Chronicle is compiling on ongoing list of businesses in Ladysmith that are now open

Ladysmith PRC restarts registered programming June 1

The programming will feature a mix of live Zoom classes, and outdoor in-person classes

New self-isolation site for homeless to be set-up on Buller Street

BC Housing has provided funding for self-isolation sites throughout the Cowichan Valley

Facing changes together: Your community, your journalists

We’re asking you to lock arms with us, as we look to better days ahead

  • May 14, 2020

Ladysmith Parks, Recreation, and Culture offers online programing to keep community active

PRC online programming will continue throughout the COVID-19 pandemic

Ladysmith Spring Cleanup Week postponed

The decision was made to protect collection workers from possible COVID-19 exposure

Town of Ladysmith closes public playgrounds, keeps parks open

The decision was made in accordance with recommendations of the Provincial Health Officer

Town of Ladysmith staff observe precautionary two-week isolation

Essential services will be maintained

Ongoing list of Ladysmith COVID-19 cancellations and closures

Everything in Ladysmith that has been impacted by COVID-19

Ladysmith Boil Water Advisory lifted

Two separate tests have shown Ladysmith’s water supply meets or exceeds provincial standards

LETTERS: Be intolerant of intolerance

Tolerating the intolerant can only lead to a society with no tolerance for others

Disaster Aid Canada Receives $60,000 in Donations for Australian Bushfire Relief

Rotary Clubs in the affected areas will be able to apply for rebuilding funds for local projects

Vancouver Island celebrates 25 years with special concert

Oboist, Geronimo Mendoza is set to perform for the Celebrate 25 concert

Town of Ladysmith snow removal crews prepared to respond to overnight snowfall

10 to 15 centimetres of snow are expected for Ladysmith overnight Tuesday into Wednesday morning

LETTER: Development and improvement aren’t synonymous

Letter writer expresses concern on Belaire Street development