Community

B.C. Grade 7 students create ‘We Are Canada’ video and web page

Abbotsford project features voices from across the nation defining what it means to be Canadian

  • May 7, 2020

Ladysmith Kinsmen continue to donate during COVID-19 pandemic

The Kinsmen recently donated to the Ladysmith Historical Society and LaFF

Island Health needs photos to memorialize nurses in action

Canada marks Nursing Week May 11 to 17 to coincide with the birthday of Florence Nightingale

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What would you do if you missed out on $1-million dollars?
Canadian Tire replaces stolen toys for Salvation Army
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Meet B.C.'s oldest lawyer

Ladysmith Days 2020 has been cancelled

Citizen of the Year will still go ahead, but without any in person ceremony

Ladysmith Days 2020 has been cancelled

Citizen of the Year will still go ahead, but without any in person ceremony

QUIZ: A tribute to The Beatles

How much do you know about the iconic band from the 1960s?

Stage 2 Water Restrictions in effect for Ladysmith, Stz’uminus, and Diamond District

Changes in historical weather patterns are causing the Town to manage water resources more carefully

LSS student wins $40,000 scholarship for overcoming adversity

Sampson McMullan will attend VIU for the bachelor of science and nursing program

100-year-old gravestones vandalized at Surrey Centre Cemetery

Headstones of local pioneers toppled in Cloverdale

B.C. salmon farmers donate 60,000 pounds of canned salmon to food banks

The BC Salmon Farmers Association (BCSFA) has created a salmon donation initiative…

  • Apr 28, 2020

Ladysmith cartoonist documents loggers’ lives through caricatures

Gordon Barney’s cartoons tell stories of lives inside logging camps along the west coast of the Island

Small town tourism site showcases Ladysmith

Ladysmith’s heritage, and communtiy engagement made it stand out on 1000 Towns of Canada

Sooke Fine Art Show moves online due to COVID-19 pandemic

34th annual event hosted online in order to adhere to social distancing practices

  • Apr 27, 2020

Ladysmith resident celebrates 100th birthday

The community is invited to wish Bernice McFee a happy 100th birthday

QUIZ: A salute to health care workers

How much do you know about doctors, nurses and medicine? Put your knowledge to the test.

B.C. man runs 100 miles on treadmill in garage to raise money for Search and Rescue

Chilliwack’s Gary Robbins is spending the weekend running 100 miles uphill while collecting donations

PHOTOS: Nightly singalong raises spirits of Victoria neighbourhood

Residents line Chamberlain Street, sing together to build community while social distancing

Friends give Vancouver Island veteran a drive-by 99th birthday greeting

Jim Cooper of Courtenay is one of a couple of Second World War veterans in the community

Ladysmith residents honour the lives of victims at Nova Scotia shooting vigil

Shirley Reid and Ruth Duerksen, orginially from Springhill, Nova Scotia, reflect on the shooting