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Young hikers aid in remote rescue of severely injured man near Cowichan Lake

Spotty cell service meant his partner had to hike out for help

Minor earthquake rattles south Vancouver Island

The 2.8 magnitude shaker was felt as far north as Crofton

Stz’uminus artist John Marston helps carve Yos totem pole for Malahat Nation lands

Project involving collaboration between Marston, Moy Sutherland Jr. and Malahat Nation youth

Drugs, cash, gun seized in Cowichan Bay bust

Two suspects arrested

UPDATE: B.C. cat torture recorded on Snapchat, sent to owner

“I can’t stop shaking,” Haglund said. “Last night was so bad my teeth were clattering.”

Former camper claims sexual abuse at Cowichan River Bible Camp

Surrey pastor accused of sexual assault is former board member of Vancouver Island camp

Vancouver Island school says ‘no’ to pop and juice

Water is the only option for thirsty students during this trial run at an elementary school in Duncan’s Cowichan Valley.

Recall of tainted pineapple products expanded in BC

The ongoing investigation into hepatitis A virus found in Western Family brand, or unbranded, products has been expanded.

Tainted pineapple prompts Hep A warning in Sidney, Duncan

Did you buy Western Family ready-to-eat pineapple cups?

Heatwave sparks surge in power usage

BC Hydro says a new electricity consumption record was set on Monday.

A one-in-a-million piece of good news

Good news was in my own backyard

Haze sparks fears of Mount Brenton wildfire

It turned out to be a false alarm

BC Ferries respond to distress call from boat near Penelakut Island

Crews took part in five rescues over the July 14-16 weekend

Hydro crews pulled from Island to help with wildfires

About two dozen workers and 20 trucks are on their way to the BC Interior to help restore power.

Vancouver Island hydro crews going to help with wildfire outages

A planned power outage in Lake Cowichan to get some work done…

RCMP mum as police tape surrounds Duncan apartment building

Police tape has blocked off the corner of the Gala Vista Apartments…

Missing Cowichan teen found

North Cowichan teen Dallas MacLeod has been found. Last seen May 22,…

North Cowichan teenager missing again

Last seen May 22, police are asking for the public’s help in locating the 17-year-old.

Chemainus ramps up prep work for Syrian refugee family

The Chemainus Community Refugee Sponsorship Team is hosting a public meeting on…