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Ladysmith Art Council announces new Poet in Residence

John Edwards will serve as the inaugural Poet in Residence

Vancouver Island home to one of Canada’s largest private skateboard collections

Eric Pinto owns hundreds of boards, spanning multiple decades

Vancouver Island Pride weekend returns to Mount Washington Alpine Resort

Building on the success of last year’s family-friendly pride festival on Vancouver…

  • Jan 20, 2020

VIDEO: Missing cat reunited with Vancouver Island family after three months

‘It was like one day she was there, the next day she was gone,’ said owner

Exploring life, the afterlife, and near death experiences with Dr. Lynn Echevarria

Echevarria will deliver a talk to the LRCA Seniors Centre Tuesday, January 21 at 1:30 pm

Resident Alien casting call sees good turnout

The casting call was held January 11 at the Oyster Bay Microtel

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Joseph Mairs Memorial pays homage to young trade-unionist

January 19 marks the 18th annual Joseph Mairs Memorial

49th Parallel named finalist in 2020 Family Business Excellence Awards

The award affirms 49th’s family owned and operated business model

Historical Society presents talk on the history, reason, and risk of earthquakes

LDHS president Dr. Quentin Goodbody will deliver the presentation

Ladysmith photographer wins big with impressive wildlife photo

Terry Jones won the wildlife category of the London Drugs Amateur Photographer of the Year Contest

Okanagan city goes bananas for truck spotted with fake gorilla in back

This giant gorilla has been spotted gallivanting around town

17 surrendered husky puppies available for adoption from Okanagan BC SPCA

The puppies were surrendered to the BC SPCA on Christmas Eve

Waterfront Gallery displays Climate Change and Art: There is no plan B

For their first show of the decade, the gallery chose a poignant topic: climate change.

Local franchise owner seeks new opportunities to support people in need

Slava Govorov owns two local Panago Pizza franchises and is known for his community outreach

B.C. couple donates thousands to charity from their Harry Potter-themed Christmas house

Uniquely decorated house attracted more than 2,000 Potterheads in one weekend for a good cause

Ladysmith’s most read stories of 2019

A list of the Chronicle’s top 10 stories of the year

Ladysmith Fire Rescue installs memorial bench and gazebo

The installation honours members of Ladysmith Fire Rescue who have died in past, present, and future

Ladysmith Kinsmen give back to the community

The Ladysmith Kinsmen have been a staple in this community since the club was formed in 1952

Christmas light displays of Ladysmith

Some of this year’s best decorated displays

Ladysmith Fire Rescue’s Santa Parade brings joy to the community

The Santa Parade has been a Ladysmith tradition for around 50 years