Don Bodger

Vancouver Island senior turns heads by turning 85 on a zip line

High-flying adventure on the priority list for Chemainus woman’s birthday celebration

Seth Meyers makes light of B.C. woman who scared cougar by blasting Metallica

Comedian highlights Gallant’s actions as ‘the kind of story we need right now’

Chemainus River Campground gets temporary reprieve in ALR battle

Firm deadline to cease operations removed while parties work on ALR exclusion

Vancouver Island campground on the chopping block in ALR battle

Owners fighting to continue facility’s operation in bureaucratic battle

Editorial: Election fever lacking in Canada

Unlike our U.S. counterparts, things are low key so close to voting day

Mamma Mia! No. 1 all-time at Chemainus Theatre box office

All 114 performances sold out, as audiences can’t get enough of Abbamania

Island man’s Quilt of Valour comforting after death of his grandmother

Presentation to honour military service takes on a bittersweet tone two days later

Hypocrisy and the world’s oldest profession

Chemainus Theatre stages Shaw’s biting look at society that director says is just as relevant today

EDITORIAL: Where’s the time to match the crime?

Justice system failing good citizens with too much leniency for offenders

Descoteau’s mom expresses outrage over John’s mental fitness decision

Smith vows to keep on fighting for justice for Chemainus murder victim

Mother of Chemainus murder victim upset after accused deemed unfit to stand trial

Smith vows to keep fighting until justice served for Descoteau

Four years, no answers in murder of Deedee Brown

Chemainus-area teen was last seen with friends on Penelakut Island in summer of 2015

‘Aggressive’ emu on the loose on Vancouver Island now safe at nearby farm

Agitated animal eventually secured by officers after resisting arrest near Cowichan

Escaped emu rounded up by RCMP, Animal Control in Chemainus

Agitated animal eventually secured by officers after resisting arrest

Saltair Pub re-opens months after vandals and thieves struck during windstorm

Pub between Ladysmith and Chemainus re-opened July 31

Metallica lead singer glad to be a life-saver for B.C. woman

Heavy metal song that scares away cougar drawing world-wide attention

Metallica lead singer glad to be a life-saver for Chemainus woman

Heavy metal song that scares away cougar drawing world-wide attention

Familiar cast members create another magical experience at the Chemainus Theatre

The Magician’s Nephew, another Narnia adventure for the kids, closes its run this weekend

Cougar not a fan of Metallica, B.C. woman discovers

Tune from playlist clears the path while walking her dog on a logging road

Cougar not a fan of Metallica, Cowichan Valley woman discovers

Tune from her playlist clears the path while walking dog in south Cowichan