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‘My intuition saved my life’: Lynda Diamond finds life after death

Lynda Diamond died of a cardiac arrest, and was revived by Dr. Graham Brockley at the LCHC

Meet one of B.C.’s instructors in CPR and first aid for dogs

Paramedic teaches Dogsafe Canine First Aid to pet owners and people who run dog businesses

Ladysmith Coldest Night of the Year aims to spread awareness throughout the Cowichan Valley

The event will raise funds that go toward supporting food security, poverty, and housing programs

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80,000 reasons to support the food bank

Supporting your local food bank couldn’t be easier

Ladysmith First United Church welcomes new minister, Rev. Deb Hinksman

Although she’s a newcomer to Ladysmith, Hinksman has been a church minister since 1980

Ecole North Oyster Elementary raises $6,087 through Read-A-Thon

The Read-A-Thon culminated in a month-end literacy celebration

Found toddler’s headstone stolen from Penticton funeral home

The headstone is a sample product that belongs to a local funeral home.

Applications for Community Banner Program now open

Deadline for submissions is 4:00 pm, February 28

5 Things You Didn’t Know About Farms in BC

BC farmer shares reasons to love local!

  • Feb 3, 2020

Legion thanks RCMP with free memberships

BC/Yukon Command celebrates 100 years of RCMP service

B.C. man invents tree-planting alarm clock

If you wake up on time, you earn virtual seeds

Ladysmith Intermediate showcases local authors to students for Literacy Week

Principal Dionte Jelks said the idea was to encourage Ladysmith students to follow their dreams

1st Avenue Barbershop will remain at its current address

The barbershop, a long time staple in Ladysmith is just moving down the hall

Rita’s Apron celebrates one-year anniversary of business in Ladysmith

Rita’s Apron specializes in pot pies, soups, and other baked goods

Was there a tornado on Vancouver Island Monday?

Suspected phone app glitch gives eerie warning

  • Jan 28, 2020

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