Nick Bekolay

Ladysmith Little Theatre’s production of Our Town is ‘community theatre at its finest’

Chronicle reporter Nick Bekolay reviews Ladysmith Little Theatre's latest production, Our Town, which runs until April 7.

Electric vehicle charging stations now online in Ladysmith

The Town of Ladysmith has installed electric charging stations downtown on First Avenue and at the Public Works yard on Sixth Avenue.

Ladysmith Fire/Rescue to the Rescue…1!

Fire/Rescue adds new $450,000 rescue vehicle to its fleet Friday morning. Will donate old rescue truck to Ladysmith Search and Rescue.

Godzilla invades Ladysmith!

Stz'uminus First Nation plays host to Godzilla's production team for a day of filming at Highway 1 and Oyster Sto'Lo Road.

Ladysmith residents sign on to switch off for Earth Hour

Participants from across the province and around the world pledge lights-out for Earth Hour on Saturday, March 23.

Novice 49ers fall to burly Brentwood

Ladysmith Secondary School's girls' rugby team lost to Brentwood College during its first home game last week.

Doug Routley is running again in upcoming provincial election

Incumbent Nanaimo-North Cowichan NDP MLA Doug Routley opened his campaign office in Ladysmith March 16.

Jumping for joy in Ladysmith

The Jumpstarts and Headstarts jump rope teams performed a demonstration at Ladysmith Intermediate School last week.

Ladysmith grads walk the runway

Ladysmith Secondary School's Class of 2013 held its Grad Fashion Show last week.

Orcas Swimathon

The Ladysmith-Chemainus Orcas Swim Club held its annual Swimathon March 8 to raise money for the club.

Ladysmith-area businesses show their stuff

A wide variety of vendors showcased their services last week at the Ladysmith Home, Garden and Business Show.

Ladysmith Steelers’ season starts

The Ladysmith Steelers kicked off their five-a-side flag football season March 16 at Forrest Field.

Missing deckhand turns up in detention centre

Fishermen thought lost at sea is discovered in a Ladysmith jail cell during search.

Ladysmith’s U13 soccer teams compete in House League Tournament

The Mid-Isle Soccer Club's U13 teams were in action this past weekend as they wrapped up their seasons.

Learn more about Ladysmith at the Home, Garden and Business Show

The Ladysmith Chamber of Commerce Home, Garden and Business Show takes place March 15 and 16.

Ladysmith couple headed to CBC Dragons’ Den

Chip Nary and Alexa Grier will be taping an episode of CBC's popular Dragons' Den April 10 in Toronto.

Ladysmith Mayor Rob Hutchins and his brother recognized

Rob and Andrew Hutchins received Queen Elizabeth II Diamond Jubilee Medals for service to their fellow citizens.

Ladysmith students raise money for suicide prevention

Students at Ladysmith Secondary School donated money to the Vancouver Island Crisis Society during Pink Shirt Day.

School District 79 considers program changes and school closures

School district representatives outlined potential solutions to the anticipated budget deficit during a public meeting in Chemainus.

Premier awards Queen’s Medal to Mayor Rob Hutchins

Ladysmith Mayor Robert Hutchins awarded a QE2 Diamond Jubilee Medal by B.C. Premier Christy Clark Feb. 26 in Victoria.