Nick Bekolay

Timetable troubles fuel tension at LSS: Students lament unwanted spares, online courses

Half of LSS students left with unwanted spares and online courses as new school year begins.

Missing Nanaimo teen safely returns home

Brevin Charleson, a 14-year-old NDSS student missing since last night, is home safe and sound.

Seniors Advisory Council seeks new members

Nine-member panel seeks new members to aid them in continuing their work as seniors' advocates.

Fox’s dream lives on in Ladysmith

Sunday morning's Terry Fox Run raised close to $2,000 for cancer research.

Ladysmith reaps a bumper crop of harvest celebrations

LaFF partners with the LDBA to host "Harvest Moon" dance and with Ladysmith Community Gardens to celebrate fall harvest.

Artists and public join forces to capture the future of culture

The Ladysmith Waterfront Gallery and Cowichan Valley Arts Council have produced a mural representing the future of culture in Ladysmith.

Fundraiser gala set for Stz’uminus scholar-athlete

Family members are hosting a fundraiser gala and golf tournament for Darian Harris Sept. 21 at the Mount Brenton Golf Course.

Triple gold for local cyclists at BC Seniors Games

Saltair's Tom Sharpe and Thetis Island cyclist Dave Steen earn three medals apiece at competition in Kamloops.

Ladysmith Legion assists Trevor and Debbie Greene

Members presented a cheque to the Greenes August 29 as part of a fundraising campaign for Trevor Greene that spans B.C. and the Yukon.

Strict Enforcement of school zone speed limits now in effect

Ladysmith RCMP and SpeedWatch volunteers to monitor motorists near schools and playgrounds.

Grow op bust

Ladysmith RCMP confiscate 100 mature marijuana plants grown outdoors at a property located "within city limits."

Smile of the Week – Lily Hunter

As Empress of Vancouver Island, Lily Hunter would have her mother make her pink high heels.

New leadership for Ladysmith RCMP

Staff Sergeant Dave Herman assumes command of Ladysmith force in wake of Larry Chomyn's departure.

Newly renovated North Oyster Community Centre opens its doors Sept. 8

Celebrate the completion of a 20-year-long restoration project during an open house Sunday, Sept. 8 in North Oyster.

Kinsmen receive top national service award from Kin Canada

Kinsmen Park playground, built by the Ladysmith Kinsmen Club in collaboration with community partners, earns top marks from Kin Canada.

Ladysmith Farmers Market on the move

Chamber of Commerce-sponsored market moves from contentious First Avenue location to Transfer Beach Park.

Ladysmith students return to school one day later than their Chemainus peers

Students in Chemainus return to school today while Ladysmith, North Oyster and Cedar students begin their new school year tomorrow.

Two men charged following August 23 armed robbery in Cedar

Ladysmith RCMP report that two Vancouver Island men have been charged with robbery following a late-night robbery in Cedar Aug. 23.

Free fares to help launch BC Transit service in Ladysmith

Bus service begins Sept. 3 with four new routes scheduled for Ladysmith and a fifth route offering service to Chemainus.

Kilvert searches for new practice nearby

Dr. Vivan Kilvert confirmed her departure from local clinic was not her choice, welcomes former patients to attend her new practice.