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RCMP. (Phil McLachlan - Black Press Media)

Duncan B&E suspect caught in the act by RCMP

37-year-old Parksville man facing several charges

RCMP. (Phil McLachlan - Black Press Media)
The Cowichan Steelheads’ Jesus Martinez (left) and the Cowichan 49ers’ Daryl Rodgers chase down the ball during Saturday night’s all-Cowichan clash at the Sherman Road turf. (Kevin Rothbauer/Citizen)

Cowichan masters derby takes unexpected turn with broken leg

Soccer community comes together in midst of battle

The Cowichan Steelheads’ Jesus Martinez (left) and the Cowichan 49ers’ Daryl Rodgers chase down the ball during Saturday night’s all-Cowichan clash at the Sherman Road turf. (Kevin Rothbauer/Citizen)
B.C. NDP leader John Horgan releases his election platform, Vancouver, Oct. 6, 2020. (B.C. NDP photo)

Horgan fishes with Cowichan elders at Cowichan Valley campaign stop

B.C. premier talks mental health and addictions, universal income

B.C. NDP leader John Horgan releases his election platform, Vancouver, Oct. 6, 2020. (B.C. NDP photo)
Will Arquiett had 30 points in 53 games with the Caps last season. (Citizen file)

Cowichan Capitals continue making trades

Four players added in return for Arquiett and Morgan

Will Arquiett had 30 points in 53 games with the Caps last season. (Citizen file)
Neighbours have set up a GoFundMe account to help Peter Colyn, whose trailer was severely damaged in a fire last month.(Kevin Rothbauer/Citizen)

Neighbours rally to help Duncan man after trailer fire

GoFundMe account set up to help with clean-up and moving

Neighbours have set up a GoFundMe account to help Peter Colyn, whose trailer was severely damaged in a fire last month.(Kevin Rothbauer/Citizen)
Dan McIntyre was traded to Grande Prairie just days after being named captain of the Cowichan Valley Capitals. (Citizen file)

McIntyre out, Fontana in as Cowichan Capitals wheel and deal

Caps add three players, ship out captain as exhibition gets underway

Dan McIntyre was traded to Grande Prairie just days after being named captain of the Cowichan Valley Capitals. (Citizen file)
North Cowichan councillor Rob Douglas is running for the NDP in the Cowichan Valley riding. (Submitted)

Municipal councillor Rob Douglas running for NDP in Cowichan Valley

Two-term North Cowichan councillor wants to be voice for the community

North Cowichan councillor Rob Douglas is running for the NDP in the Cowichan Valley riding. (Submitted)
Nanaimo-North Cowichan MLA Doug Routley is running for a fifth term. (File photo)

Nanaimo-North Cowichan MLA Routley seeking fifth term

Longtime representative proud of NDP’s three years in government

Nanaimo-North Cowichan MLA Doug Routley is running for a fifth term. (File photo)
Missing Duncan man located by RCMP

Missing Duncan man located by RCMP

UPDATE: North Cowichan/Duncan RCMP say the man reported missing on Oct. 5,…

Missing Duncan man located by RCMP
Dan McIntyre has been named the Cowichan Valley Capitals’ captain for the 2020-21 B.C. Hockey League season. (Citizen file)

Cowichan Caps name McIntyre captain on cusp of new season

Energetic forward entering third season in Cowichan

Dan McIntyre has been named the Cowichan Valley Capitals’ captain for the 2020-21 B.C. Hockey League season. (Citizen file)
CVRD Area F director Ian Morrison is the new president of the Association of Vancouver Island Coastal Communities. (Submitted)

Cowichan’s Morrison named president of AVICC

Association on Vancouver Island Coastal Communities provides a voice for Island communities

CVRD Area F director Ian Morrison is the new president of the Association of Vancouver Island Coastal Communities. (Submitted)
Crews from three fire halls responded to a fire in an outbuilding at Cowichan Secondary School on Wednesday morning. (Kevin Rothbauer/Citizen)

Fire crews put out blaze in Cowichan Secondary outbuilding

Three halls respond to fire in storage structure

Crews from three fire halls responded to a fire in an outbuilding at Cowichan Secondary School on Wednesday morning. (Kevin Rothbauer/Citizen)
Premier John Horgan made a campaign stop with Cowichan Valley NDP candidate Rob Douglas on the weekend. (Submitted)

Furstenau accuses Horgan of politicizing new Cowichan hospital as premier makes Valley campaign stop

Premier suggests that new facility hinges on re-election of NDP government

Premier John Horgan made a campaign stop with Cowichan Valley NDP candidate Rob Douglas on the weekend. (Submitted)
Police are asking for help in identifying this suspect in the theft of a cash box from a farm stand in the Cowichan Valley. (Submitted)

Police seek help in naming Cowichan farmstand theft suspect

Video captured man prying cash box out stand on Norcross Road

Police are asking for help in identifying this suspect in the theft of a cash box from a farm stand in the Cowichan Valley. (Submitted)
Protesters march past the site of Island Health’s new Wellness and Recovery Centre on York Road on Saturday, Sept. 19, 2020. (Kevin Rothbauer/Citizen)

Hundreds march against location of Duncan safe injection site

A Voice for Our Children opposes centre being near schools, recreation sites

Protesters march past the site of Island Health’s new Wellness and Recovery Centre on York Road on Saturday, Sept. 19, 2020. (Kevin Rothbauer/Citizen)
Volunteers gather in Centennial Park during The Tube Shack’s upper Cowichan River clean-up on Sunday, Sept. 13. (Kevin Rothbauer/Gazette)

Tube Shack’s annual clean-up shows how far Cowichan River has come

Less garbage than previous years, owing to years of clean-ups and weekly patrols

Volunteers gather in Centennial Park during The Tube Shack’s upper Cowichan River clean-up on Sunday, Sept. 13. (Kevin Rothbauer/Gazette)
Cowichan Valley Capitals prospects clash during a 3-on-3 scrimmage at the Cowichan Valley Capitals rookie ID camp on Saturday. (Kevin Rothbauer/Citizen)

BCHL approves back-up plan for 2020-21 season

Without gate revenue, league will rely on player fees, government and business support

Cowichan Valley Capitals prospects clash during a 3-on-3 scrimmage at the Cowichan Valley Capitals rookie ID camp on Saturday. (Kevin Rothbauer/Citizen)
Island Health is planning a new Wellness and Recovery Centre for 5878 York Rd. in North Cowichan. (Kevin Rothbauer/Citizen)

March Saturday in Duncan to protest Wellness Centre

Controversial site is close to 4 schools

Island Health is planning a new Wellness and Recovery Centre for 5878 York Rd. in North Cowichan. (Kevin Rothbauer/Citizen)
Young volunteers help out with the 2019 upper Cowichan River clean-up. (File photo)

Tube Shack takes on Cowichan River clean-up

River Stewards opted not to hold theirs this year due to COVID-19

Young volunteers help out with the 2019 upper Cowichan River clean-up. (File photo)
The Jubilee Community Garden’s second-place entry in the “Bounty from Your COVID-19 Garden” category at the Cowichan Exhibition’s “UN”FAIR 2020. (Kevin Rothbauer/Citizen)

PHOTOS: Undaunted, Cowichan “UN”FAIR draws inspiration from pandemic

COVID-19, quarantine, Dr. Bonnie Henry behind new categories at Cowichan Exhibition

The Jubilee Community Garden’s second-place entry in the “Bounty from Your COVID-19 Garden” category at the Cowichan Exhibition’s “UN”FAIR 2020. (Kevin Rothbauer/Citizen)