Sarah Simpson

Cowichan Mountie cleared of wrongdoing after woman’s arm broken during arrest

Police were called around 10 p.m. on Dec. 30, 2019 to remove a “severely intoxicated” woman

Sarah Simpson Column: Jelly beans the key to efficient family hikes

Have you ever hiked with small children? You wouldn’t believe how painful…

Vancouver Island boarding schools keeping students out of classrooms

Area boarding schools are coming forward with their plans to combat COVID-19

Vancouver Island farmers’ markets allowed to continue for now

B.C. Centre for Disease Control does not consider a properly distanced market a high-risk setting

Island Health opens more referral-only COVID-19 testing clinics in Cowichan, Alberni

Patients must be referred by their primary care provider or an 811 nurse

Hoarding hurts the vulnerable, Cowichan Valley heart patient says

Grocery chains doing their best to keep up with demand

Cowichan recreation facilities close doors amid coronavirus precations

North Cowichan Mayor Al Siebring expects the closures to be indefinite.

Attack on Cowichan Valley sewer project a first for regional district

Premeditated pickaxe vandalism on Mesachie Lake upgrade comes at undisclosed ‘substantial’ cost

Better options for Lake Cowichan curling rink than curling, resident says

I believe I heard last year the numbers were down 20 per cent

Sarah Simpson: King of the blood donations, Robin makes it to 150

Duncan man has been donating since he was 17

Coronavirus cancels all international school trips for Cowichan students

Frances Kelsey students’ London trip grounded

Cowichan Valley Regional District requests rainstorm, flood photos via online tool

Officials want to know more about how that type of event impacted the region as a whole.

Information scarce after three homicides in a month in Duncan

Nellie Williams, Fran Shurie and an unidentified third person all victims of recent homicides

Cowichan’s state of emergency remains as flood damage reckoning begins

Cowichan Tribes Chief William Seymour called the situation on the reserve “terrible”.

Fundraiser created for popular Vancouver Island farm market overrun with water

GoFundMe campaign set up for Russell Farms Market following flood

UPDATED 1 p.m.: State of emergency declared for Cowichan Valley after heavy rain, flooding

Emergency reception centre set up at Cowichan Community Centre

RCMP, Search and Rescue volunteers seeking man last seen in Cowichan River

Ethan Sampson, 28, was last seen Thursday night in the fast-moving waters of the Cowichan River

100 years of adventure for Duncan’s Sylvia Peecock

A life of sod homes, fleeing bears and climbing mountains kept Sylvia spry