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‘Blog’ and ‘celebrity’ in, ‘otter’ and ‘acorn’ out: dictionary changes upset Island students

Qualicum Beach students react to removal of words from Oxford Junior Dictionary

Ladysmith and District Historical Society is keeping history alive

Volunteers working hard to record and share town’s story

  • Jan 31, 2019

Benevolent Fund started in honour of Chemainus’ Mr. Baseball

Brooks’ lifelong love affair with the sport will be marked by helping kids with equipment purchases

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Black Press Media reporter chosen for prestigious leadership academy

Erin Haluschak to attend the Poynter Institute Leadership Academy for Women in Digital Media

Ladysmith Rotary helping sow Hospice House gardens

Five Cowichan Valley Rotary Clubs team up to build new Hospice House Gardens

  • Jan 28, 2019

Marston’s work receives the highest possible endorsement

Birthing and day-in-the-life photography her specialties

Is your dog one of Canada’s top 10 most popular breeds?

Labs still top the list, French bulldogs move up

Volunteers take down after another successful Ladysmith Festival of Lights

Good crowd comes out for a sunny Sunday volunteer session of taking down decorations

  • Jan 21, 2019

Ladysmith business recognized for supporting diversity in the workplace

Ladysmith Home Hardware, Ladysmith Pharmasave, LRCA, and Maya Norte saluted

  • Jan 20, 2019

Ladysmith a stride closer to fitness trail

Work could get underway on initial groundwork this spring

  • Jan 17, 2019

Ladysmith Camera Club and Ladysmith and District Credit Union combine forces for calendar

Not one, but two versions produced featuring local photographers and local scenes

  • Jan 16, 2019

WATCH: Giving the special needs community a Night to Shine

Global event offers people with special needs a full prom experience in Chilliwack, Surrey

Volunteers needed for Sunday’s Festival of Lights takedown

Volunteers asked to meet at the 49th Parallel Grocery upper parking lot at 9 a.m.

  • Jan 15, 2019

Vancouver Island science project to be launched into space

Experiment designed by 5 Parksville high school students will travel to International Space Station

  • Jan 15, 2019

Weather takes wind out of the sails of Ladysmith’s first fun sail

Lack of wind made it hard to complete first Ladysmith Maritime Society fun sail of the year

  • Jan 15, 2019

Weight loss a life-changing experience

Vanderbasch closing in on 100-pound mark in less than a year

Mount Brenton Golf course clean-up requires many hands

Volunteers join staff members to work on piling debris

New dog greeter spreading smiles at prestigious B.C. hotel

Trained as a guide dog, Winston was ‘too friendly’ for official service

B.C. man drives all night to get photo of rare duck

Local ‘bird-nerd’ gets shot of Mandarin Duck