Lexi Bainas

39 Days in Duncan replies to criticism of new rules for children at festival events

It’s all about respect for the performers and audience: 39 Days folks say

‘Convoy for Wilder’ brought little boy’s sandbox to life in memory of Cobble Hill youngster

Gravel trucks, police cars, farm equipment, motorcycles, cement mixers all part of the convoy

49 Cowichan groups urge local governments to declare climate emergency

Local governments are told they are “where the rubber hits the road” when it comes to doing anything

Mounties investigate graffiti damage in downtown Duncan

Series of spray can attacks have damaged several businesses

Government allows contaminated soil to remain at B.C.’s Shawnigan Lake

Community members now left to indefinitely monitor the site

Government OKs contaminated soil at Shawnigan Lake to remain

Community members now left to indefinitely monitor the site

New rules for children at 39 Days of July in Duncan draw criticism

Organizers: Regulations may seem hard but the performers are there to entertain

VIDEO: Get ready for a three-day party at Laketown Shakedown

Laketown Shakedown is ready to rock ‘n’ roll this weekend, starting with…

Woman dies in Shawnigan Lake rollover

RCMP still looking for more information in single-vehicle crash

Volunteers already rescuing fry from drying creekbeds around Cowichan Lake

It’s early but already salmon fry are being left high and dry

VIDEO: Sunfest turns up summer heat with final lineup announcement

With young Port Alberni star, and Valley’s own Lindsay Elzinga joining the fun, you’ll wanna be there

Beach warning issued for Maple Bay

Swimming and wading not recommended: North Cowichan and Island Health say

Parents notified of whooping cough case at Duncan gymnastics club

Notice sent out to parents and guardians about pertussis at Duncan Dynamics Gymastics Club

VIDEO: Duncan-Nanaimo’s Funkanometry bow out of ‘World of Dance’ with ‘After Hours’ routine

Judges praised them as entertainers, and urged them to work a bit more on their dancing

VIDEO: Next up on World of Dance: Vancouver Island’s Funkanometry faces ‘the cut’

Duncan’s Carlow Rush and Nanaimo’s Jacksun Fryer have passed the qualifying stage chasing $1 million

VIDEO: Huge cedar log arrives, now Luke Marston’s Cowichan canoe project can begin

Under carver’s direction, the 15,000-pound cedar log will become an ocean-going canoe

VIDEO: Funkanometry makes the cut on ‘World of Dance’

Carlow Rush and Jacksun Fryer are now on to the next level of the $1 million competition.

VIDEO: Snoop Dogg, Incubus, Sublime with Rome, Smash Mouth head to Vancouver Island festival

It will be party time at Laketown Ranch this Canada Day weekend with a great lineup of talent on tap

Indian Day School students eligible for $10K apiece

Islanders included in settlement package reached with Canada’s federal government