Robert Barron

Pumps at Cowichan Lake shut down

Recent rain raised water levels enough to halt need for emergency feed to Cowichan River

Rain raises water levels in Cowichan Lake

Possibility that pumps could be shut down soon

BC Children’s Hospital was a life-saver for Vancouver Island family

Hospital intrumental in ailing son’s care

Robert Barron: Looking back, I wish I had talked to Terry Fox

I was there for the start of this hero’s journey, never expecting the icon he became

Shut down lays off dozens of Vancouver Island forestry workers

Teal-Jones announces curtailment of coastal harvesting operations at Honeymoon Bay

Cowichan Lake drops 2 inches as pumps feed Cowichan River

Lake expected to drop an inch every five days if the weather stays dry

Bringing mom home: B.C. family gains closure after boy with GoPro helps RCMP solve case

Janet Farris’ body was found last month, she went missing in 1992

Cowichan Valley’s Blaine Hardie, provincial beekeeping icon, dies

Hardie owned and operated Hardie Honey for more than 20 years

Former Vancouver Island property owner cries foul over forfeiture

Richard Leduc said his Duncan home should never have been taken from him after fire, drug raid

Vancouver Island group wants to turn farm manure into fuel

Cowichan Valley neighbours concerned industrial operation ill-suited for rural residential area

Ottawa, Victoria step in to up Cowichan Lake storage capacity

More than $4 million to study raising the weir as pumping over weir begins on Thursday

Cowichan Lake pumping begins Thursday to keep Cowichan River flowing

Pumping will continue for as long as required to sustain the river with current flows

Vancouver Island Motorsport Circuit proposes $36 million expansion

North Cowichan gives application third reading at packed meeting

Duncan woman thought she’d die trapped in hot backyard shed

Jessica McCauley kept her cool and escaped after her toddler locked her in

Restrictions ordered to save fish in parched Cowichan Valley river

Province says Koksilah River fish populations under threat due to low water flows

Efforts begin to convert Kingzett Lake into a park

Victoria radio announcer begins initiative with petition

Shawnigan Lake skeptical as contaminated soil stays

MLA Sonia Furstenau encourages people to write environment ministry with concerns

Anchored freighter angst echoing along Vancouver Island coastline

Lobbyist makes plea to Cowichan Valley Regional District to fight against growing number of ships

Hearing into mental state of accused in murder case continues in Duncan

John charged with second-degree murderin death of Derek Descoteau