Niomi Pearson

Chemainus Giant Street Market biggest ever

Amanda Black of Bolga Baskets shows off her wares at the Chemainus Giant Street Market July 7, which featured more vendors than ever.

Highlanders sitting at the top

The Mid-Isle Highlanders FC women's reserve team sits in first place as the Pacific Coast Soccer League Challenge Cup approaches.

Year-end performance

Grade 6 and 7 students at Ladysmith Intermediate School celebrated the end of another school year by performing their play, Harmony High.

Community rallying around family after tragedy strikes

Fundraisers are being planned to support the family of five-year-old Jaedyn Amann, who died last Wednesday in Watson Lake, Yukon.

Kids can golf for free

The Ladysmith Golf Club is hosting free golf for children this week.

Twenty-two teams take part in first Stz’uminus soccer tournament

The Stz'uminus First Annual Soccer Tournament in Ladysmith was 'an overwhelming success.'

Celebrating Legion Week in Chemainus

The Chemainus Legion celebrated Legion Week with an open house and barbecue.

Ladysmith Legion celebrates Legion Week

New members signed up during a Legion Week open house at the Ladysmith Legion.

Shoes fly at Ladysmith horseshoe tournament

There were many winners from Ladysmith during the Ladysmith Bernice Busch/Murray Rayner Memorial Open horseshoe tournament.

New 3-D mural unveiled in Chemainus

Ladysmith's Terry Chapman has created a 3-D piece featuring a coal miner pushing an ore cart out at the Lenora Mines.

Primary and preschool students graduate

S-hXiXnu-tun Lelum Primary School and preschool held their Graduation/End of Year Celebration on June 27.

More vendors than ever at Chemainus Giant Street Market

More than 120 vendors will display their wares at the Giant Street Market this Saturday.

Cedar Community Secondary School grads celebrate

Students at Cedar Community Secondary School celebrated their graduation ceremony Fri., June 29.

Family fishing

There were plenty of fish in the pond to be caught during the Family Fishing Day hosted by the Ladysmith Sportsmen’s Club.

Latest local food map released

The third annual Buy Local! Buy Fresh! map is now out, and it features 11 farms in the Cedar to Chemainus area.

Chemainus celebrates summer

The weather couldn’t have been better for the Chemainus Summer Fest June 23.

Straight from the horse’s mouth

Pretty Maid roamed the streets of Ladysmith last week to promote summer riding camps at Takala Trails Ranch.

Celebrating preschool graduation

Eighteen young Ladysmith citizens graduated from Ladysmith Preschool on June 21.

New trolley schedule takes effect July 2

The Town of Ladysmith is hoping a new schedule with an added run to Coronation Mall will increase trolley ridership and improve service.

Chemainus Theatre’s production of Joseph impressive

Chronicle reporter Niomi Pearson reviews Joseph and the Amazing Technicolor Dreamcoat at the Chemainus Theatre.