Robert Barron

Vancouver Island man extradited to U.S. on murder charges, faces California court date Jan. 24

Shawnigan Lake man being held at California detention centre in lieu of $1 million bail.

Norovirus outbreak at Vancouver Island hospital

Thirteen people so far confirmed or suspected with norovirus

Animal advocates issue warning after Cowichan Valley workers save cat from bus engine

Cats drawn to engine heat at this time of year

VIDEO: Kitten rescued from under school bus in Duncan

School staff have affectionately called kitten “Axle”

Prosecution in Colin John murder trial wrapping up in Duncan

John on trial for stabbing death in Chemainus in 2016

Eagles swarming to Cowichan River Estuary

Salmon runs brings in at least 150 bald eagles

Passport bureaucracy preventing Vancouver Island family’s Christmas reunion

Lynda Fort has made several efforts to bring son, a Canadian citizen, from New Zealand

Archaeologists look to make B.C. Indigenous site an outdoor classroom

The 2.4-hectare two-millennium old Ye’yumnuts village was the focus of fight to protect the site

Murder trial continues as judge rules Colin John fit to stand trial

Another eight people are on the witness list.

North Cowichan considers banning firearms in two busy park areas

Municipality concerned about conflicts between recreational users and hunters

Run of earthquakes off Vancouver Island not connected to the Big One

Recent tremors not adding or lessening stress on the danger zone

Cash stolen during break-in at Chemainus United Church

Help wanted in locating culprit

Duncan play faces challenges even before first performance as thieves strike

Thefts hamper Deathtrap days before opening at Mercury Theatre

Catalyst Paper on Vancouver Island sold to Paper Excellence

Catalyst employs about 1,500 forestry workers in Crofton, Port Alberni and Powell River

Dean Thomas Hathaway sentenced to three years for manslaughter in Duncan stabbing

Hathaway will serve an additional year for firearms offences

Five arrested and drugs seized as police raid Vancouver Island house

Cash and suspected stolen property also seized

American duties against Catalyst Paper dropped

Catalyst’s paper products determined not to harm U.S. industry

Volunteer firefighter dies tubing on Cowichan River

GoFundMe set up for family of Tony Jackson

Province steps in protect Catalyst Paper’s pension plan

Government says increasing U.S. tariffs could impact company