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Ladysmith Secondary School volleyball season in full swing

The Ladysmith Secondary School 49ers hosted girls' volleyball games Oct. 2.

‘Healing and humourous’ Happy Zak’s enters the Dragons’ Den

The eighth season of CBC's Dragons' Den featured a pitch by Ladysmith entrepreneurs Chip Nary and Alexa Grier.

Grier and Nary venture into the Dragons’ Den tonight!

Local entrepreneurs seek liquidity from Dragons' to lubricate launch of signature lotion. Tune in to CBC tonight at 8 p.m. to watch.

Ladysmith welcomes Tour de Rock with open arms and heads bared

Head shaves and the grand unveiling of the Wall of Heroes mural mark the highlights of Ladysmith's TDR welcome.

Collision cuts power to Chemainus Road homes

Residents on the eastern fringes of Chemainus were without power for several hours Sept. 24 as BC Hydro replaced a shattered pole.

Row between Cedar and Nanaimo-Ladysmith School District heats up

Cedar area parents, Snuneymuxw First Nation and Nanaimo-North Cowichan MLA Doug Routley band together to challenge SD68 plan.

Be bear aware

Residents living close to Holland Creek take note: A mother bear and two cubs have recently been spotted in the area.

Zombie-pocalypse!

Surviving hordes of the undead a hauntingly good time

Tour de Rock arrives!

The Canadian Cancer Society Cops for Cancer Tour de Rock arrived in Ladysmith this afternoon.

Harris stickhandles his way into elite hockey academy

Darian Harris, a 15-year-old training at the Pacific Coast Hockey Academy, is our Athlete of the Month for September.

Volleyball returns to LSS

Ladysmith Secondary School's Grade 8 girls hosted a volleyball mini tournament Sept. 25.

Chemainus man identified as driver killed in Coquihalla rollover

Dustin Raymond Descoteau, 29, of Chemainus identified by BC Coroners Service as the driver killed in a single-vehicle rollover Sept. 25.

Tour de Rock rolls into Ladysmith September 30

Ladysmith to host a variety of fundraising events in the lead up to Tour's arrival.

4WD enthusiasts haul two tons of trash from Chemainus park

Members of the BC Jeep Club help clean up Chemainus River Provincial Park for second year in a row.

‘You’ll die laughing’ during Spooktacular in Chemainus

A crew of Chemainus seniors is presenting a sultry and spooky Halloween show Oct. 31 to Nov. 3.

Grier and Nary spar with Dragons

Local entrepreneurs seek liquidity from business moguls to help launch signature lotion.

Number of marine visitors rises significantly

Overnight moorage at Ladysmith Maritime Society Community Marina continues to climb.

Firefighters wanted

Volunteer fire departments from six Cowichan Valley communities are seeking new recruits.

Gold for Fuller Lake Foursome

Four members of the Fuller Lake Skating Club earned Skate Canada Gold recently.

LRCA marks National Seniors Day October 1

Complimentary luncheon planned for October 1 to celebrate seniors' contributions to community and family.