Sarah Simpson

Cowichan residents don’t need to travel to Victoria to renew passport

Hold onto your hats, citizens, this could be big news for south…

B.C. woman killed by a fallen tree was checking in on homeless camp: Chief

Melissa Joe, 28, stopped by the encampment to visit friends and family staying there

Person killed in B.C. storm identified as woman in her 20s

A tree fell on the woman in Vancouver Island’s Cowichan Valley, two men injured

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