Don Bodger

Sudden death leaves Vancouver Island family of five children without a father

GoFundMe campaign set up by Lake Cowichan widow’s friend

Death claims one of Vancouver Island’s oldest residents

Adored by many in Chemainus, Dorothy Adair dies at age 106

Beloved Island woman dies at 106

Dorothy Adair adored by the many people she met in Chemainus in two short years

EDITORIAL: Weather playing guessing games

Remember those near zero precipitation totals of July 2017 and ‘18?

One piper piping during the pandemic

Tribute to health care workers reaches the 100th performance

No early arrival for Vancouver Island summer this year

Nothing is normal during the pandemic, not even the weather here

Extension given for Cowichan region homeless tenting sites

Meeting with BC Housing to determine the next step

Crofton Ball Park will fall silent on the usual tournament weekend

Charities suffer from the absence of mixed slo-pitch event

New Chemainus mural has a name: In Tune With Nature

Contest submission by Riot Brewing’s Tomlin selected to grace unique piece

Vancouver Island pickleball players long for the good old days

No tournaments this summer at Fuller Lake or anywhere else

Arcade games a bright light to Chemainus public market space

Pinball being enjoyed by kids and adults of all ages

Chemainus grads celebrating a rare 2020 opportunity to celebrate together

Falling within the prescribed crowd numbers allows a fairly normal ceremony to be maintained

No baseball in Chemainus this summer

Season cancelled due to COVID-19 restrictions

EDITORIAL: Graduation days looks a lot different

The Class of 2020 will look back at this time one day with strange stories to tell

Chemainus artist puts her creative touch to COVID Angel

Lois Flach’s painting of a front-line worker a powerful image

Crops ready, but flood-recovering Chemainus farm market still a month away from reopening

Russell Farm Market Garden Centre doing a blazing business with everyone taking up gardening

EDITORIAL: School situation not ideal for kids

It’s tough for the young ones to miss time in the classroom and to social distance

Chemainus Inn experiences a direct hit from Chemainus Theatre shutdown

Occupancy down 80 per cent in large part to cancelled bookings

Long-awaited opening for Chemainus Public Market

All components not up and running just yet, but will be soon