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Sea lion tangled in rope on Vancouver Island

Marine debris is a ‘significant problem’ for marine wildlife

$50k fine and community service for Vancouver Island tax evader

David Gonyea was given a nine-month conditional sentence

Cowichan school district defends lack of notice to parents following elementary student arrest

Officials with School District 79 stand by their decision not to send out an alert.

Student arrested at Vancouver Island elementary school

Pupils never in danger, incident unrelated to the school

Turn your clocks back: Daylight Saving time ends Sunday

Don’t forget to turn back your clock, change your batteries

Tonya Kilmer grieves for husband, thanks community for support

“I never knew that I could or would ever feel pain like…

UPDATE: Missing Duncan teen found safe

The day after the mother of Frazer Smith-George asked for the public’s…

CVRD offering grants to sports groups wanting to host big events

Valley athletic organizations looking to attract bigger and better sporting events to…

Victoria mom fears for safety of troubled teen missing from mid Island

A 13-year-old Victoria girl is missing during a stay at her grandmother’s…

Progress being made on Maple Mountain fire, now 5.5 hectares

Contained but not extinguished, multiple crews still hard at work

Crosswalk vandalism leaves black mark for Cowichan as B.C. Games begin

Rainbow crosswalk defaced just days after being painted

High bacteria count leads to two North Cowichan beach advisories

Island Health has issued beach advisories for two North Cowichan beaches. Maple…

Possible man overboard delays Crofton-Vesuvius ferry

Air and water search and rescue teams called out to police incident

Readers have plenty to say about Greyhound putting on the brakes

“It is a sad day for a once proud company”

Chemainus’ Al Siebring announces mayoral bid in North Cowichan

Three-term councillor first to formally declare candidacy

Mounties seize 1,500 pot plants in ‘extensive Shawnigan raid

Mounties searched a property in the 4800-block of Goldstream Heights Drive on May 30

Man brandishes axe during robbery

Mounties were able to locate the suspect within two hours of the incident

Mounties raid “extensive” Vancouver Island pot grow operation

Execution of 3 search warrants has yielded 3 arrests and the seizure of 2,000 marijuana plants

Trial date set for alleged animal abusers on Van Isle

Anderson Joe and Melissa Tooshley pleaded not guilty and will go to trial in February 2019; their dog Teddy died from severe neglect