Sarah Simpson

Simpson: A birthday balloon horror story

‘I think we might need to rethink our birthday traditions’

Feedback: Urgent need for solutions as drugs, homeless taking over Duncan

‘What a sad time in our history. One must wonder how it will all end?’

Shawnigan Lake community not backing down from contaminated soil fight

MLA Sonia Furstenau is furious and has spoken out against the provincial…

Simpson: Overcoming obstacles, and murderous millipedes

‘I overcame a pretty big obstacle this weekend in escaping a potential cyanide attack’

Duncan grad’s good news story 53 years in the making

‘I started changing where I wanted to be in this world’

Sarah Simpson column: Lizard at large, war medals found

The silver lining of having a husband who is a loser

Campers hailed heroes in rock face rescue at Cowichan Provincial Park

The campers quickly noticed the man in distress and jumped into the river to swim across.

Bus stop memorial to fallen Island teen to remain

‘Nick’s Stop’ in Shawnigan Lake is an official bus stop once more

Debris spontaneously combusts at Maple Bay construction site

A large pile of land-clearing debris caught fire at a construction site…

Volunteer Vancouver Island firefighter loses everything to blaze

Blaze claims Cowichan Valley firefighter’s home and its contents

Shoot Vancouver Island campsites and win

Pack your camera, forestry land campers in Mosaic photo contest

Construction is underway on $1.2M Caycuse Recreation Site

ICET gives project $237,000 grant

Duncan man arrested for arson

Police say suspect targetted a business he was angry with

Reader’s react: Pay question answered easily when it comes to hospital parking

Why add more stress to those who are not in good health?…

Thieves disrupt Duncan students’ education

Thieves have stolen 33 iPads, an Apple TV box, two Lego Robotic kits

Kids find discarded needle bobbing along Cowichan shoreline

“Where do you go now where you can go as a family and only pray you don’t get a stick?”

UPDATE: Fire crews clear of scene of Mt. Sicker brush fire in Cowichan Valley

Blaze knocked down after moving up hill in rural area near Chemainus

Police pursue pesky porker on Vancouver Island

‘This was allegedly not the pig’s first escape’

Police pursue pesky porker in Cowichan

Here piggy piggy!