Sarah Simpson

Welcome to the Island’s highway of horrors for elk

Eleven elk-related highway crashes since December

Shea broadcasting the need for Heart and Stroke support

“I was losing my speech; I could walk fine but I felt really odd, like I was a little bit drunk.”

Minor earthquake rattles south Vancouver Island

The 2.8 magnitude shaker was felt as far north as Crofton

Islands Agriculture Show starts Friday in Duncan

The show is hosted at the Cowichan Exhibition grounds on Mays Road every second year

B.C. Summer Games volunteers needed in Cowichan

Organizers need the engergy of about 3,000 volunteers

Stabbing near Duncan high school sparks concerns

Principal Charlie Coleman took to Facebook Tuesday to allay concerns.

Column: Helpers emerge from the snowfall

Sometimes it takes a bit of a crummy situation to bring people…

Column: Simple Santa letter a timeless treasure

Little Billy Plant knew exactly what he wanted and he matter-of-factly asked for it, too.

Bullets found at Cowichan school deemed not a threat

A letter was sent home with parents of students from École Mount…

Thieves attempt to steal Mill Bay search and rescue vessel

While the theft was unsuccessful, the boat was damaged.

Column: Cowichan Crazy Lights map takes headache out of annual tradition

OK, it’s the first week of December. Can we talk about Christmas…

UPDATE: B.C. cat torture recorded on Snapchat, sent to owner

“I can’t stop shaking,” Haglund said. “Last night was so bad my teeth were clattering.”

CVRD scraps drywall disposal program

Product to be diverted to private companies