Ladysmith News Staff

First Avenue bollard construction will take place throughout September

Downtown businesses will remain open during the installation

Area H director Mary Marcotte takes six-month leave of absence

Marcotte’s alternate, Colin Haime will handle day-to-day operations for Area H residents

Chuck Perrin and Josh Sikora still missed after 25 years

A memorial to Chuck Perrin and Josh Sikora in columns and letters

Peewee AA baseball Ladysmith 49ers are Western Canadian champions

The 49ers capped off an impressive run with gold at the Western Canadian Championships

Get ready for the 16th annual Ladysmith Show ‘n’ Shine

The show will feature cars from the past, as well as modern day marvels

Police seeking to reunite ring with owner

On August 16, 2019, a men’s ring was found in the area of 6th Avenue in Ladysmith

Two special medals available for WWII and Korean War vets

The Legion is trying to spread the word about two special medals that are available to veterans

Peewee 49ers crowned Team BC after undefeated Western Qualifers showing

The team moves on to the Western Canadian Championships representing both Ladysmith and the province

Oceanview Church raises over $3,000 t0 support Forrest Field enhancements

The funds were raised in the 2019 Eggs Benefit

Bute Island open to public as newest CVRD regional parkland

The island can now be visited by residents and visitors to the Cowichan Valley

Ladysmith 49ers place third in AA provincials

The team was undefeated going into Provincials after winning Regionals in Nanaimo at the end of July

49ers Peewee team goes undefeated in Campbell River tournament

Many of the boys played together last year they placed 2nd in provincials after a single run loss

Ladysmith receives $10,000 in Cowichan 2018 BC Summer Games Legacy Funding

Funding will go towards new competition starting blocks and lane ropes for the FJCC swimming pool

49ers tadpole team undefeated at weekend tournament

With a perfect record of 5-0, the visiting 49er’s were the undefeated champions of the tournament

Town adds public access lifering to improve water safety at Transfer Beach

The lifering is easy to use and includes instructions on the protective housing case for emergencies

Ladysmith Arts Council leads effort to establish Vancouver Island as an arts powerhouse

Terry O’Reilly will be the keynote speaker during an interactive live webcast on August 8 at 6pm

$5,000 dump trailer stolen from Cowichan Bay

The trailer is a black Big Tex 70SR dump trailer with British Columbia Licence Plate WBR94P

Kinsmen seeking more entrants for annual Ladysmith Days parade

Ladysmith Days theme is “Seaside Celebration” for 2019 Kinsmen parade

Screen time can be both harmful and helpful

People have never spent so much time in front of screens as…

Ladysmith Steelers cap off season at Forrest Field

The Ladysmith Steelers have a season filled with success to look back on