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Island family escapes as blaze rips through their home just after they set up their Christmas tree

Maple Bay neighbours mobilize to help family after Saturday fire

Public access to popular Duncan-area ‘hike to the cross’ permanently closed

No trespassing sign posted near St. Anne’s Catholic Church at the base of Mount Tzouhalem

Search continues for missing Colin Court at Cowichan Lake

RCMP still hoping someone will come forward with further information

Vancouver Island woman in custody after parking lot doughnuts, evading police

“Officers made multiple attempts to stop the vehicle from exiting the parking lot”

UPDATE with VIDEO: Daughter calls for animal safety measures after fatal elk collision

“Safety studies and improvements to Highway 18 are vitally important”

Youth airlifted off Mount Tzouhalem after mountain biking accident

A boy was airlifted to hospital Saturday afternoon following an accident on…

Cowichan students kept indoors as police search for man with knife

Staff initiated a Hold and Secure protocol at both Tansor Elementary and École Mount Prevost

Dive team searching for missing Cowichan fisherman

Bill Court said family and friends are actively engaged in the search

Fisherman missing near Lake Cowichan’s Shaw Creek

Family is asking for everyone and anyone to keep their eyes open,…

North Cowichan/Duncan RCMP seek witnesses in fatal crash

Deceased a man in his mid-20s, identity will not be released

What you said: New Duncan airport a terrible idea

Readers pan the development of a new facility in the Cowichan region

One dead after fiery crash in Duncan

A driver has died after a fiery motor vehicle collision in Duncan…

Thieves ruining popular Cowichan trails, hiker says

Joanna Wallace is upset at the recent theft of her camera gear…

B.C. family rescues beaver trapped in a hole

Other hikers had been offering sticks to the beaver in an attempt to coax it out

Pilot program aims to help Vancouver Island seniors age in place

Seniors Foundation partnering with B.C. tech company Hibou for Duncan pilot project

Vancouver Island mom says proper support lacking for dyslexics

October is International Dyslexia Awareness month

Two Cowichan Tribes families devastated by duplex fire

Smoke detector fails, daughter awakes to flames, sounds the alarm

After 26 years, Vancouver Island First Nations group moves to final treaty stage

Vancouver Island’s Hul’qumi’num Treaty Group transitions to Stage 5

After 26 years, Vancouver Island First Nations group moves to final treaty negotiations

Vancouver Island’s Hul’qumi’num Treaty Group transitions to Stage 5

Vancouver Island RCMP busting youth for doing the right thing

Duncan-area “positive ticket” campaign being called a success