Sarah Simpson

Cowichan Valley neighbours mobilize to help family after Saturday fire

The family of three and their cat made it out safely.

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

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

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,…

One dead after fiery crash in Duncan

A man has died after a fiery motor vehicle collision Monday night,…

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

Two Cowichan Tribes families devastated by duplex fire

Carla Sylvester sat in her vehicle, on Tuesday morning, with tears in…

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

Owners on high alert after reports of dog thief on the loose in south Cowichan Valley

Two suspected dog napping incidents in south Cowichan recently have pet owners…

Police secure suspect after foot chase in Duncan

Incident took place within the span of about 15 minutes Thursday

Cannabis conundrum: Dueling dealers eye Vancouver Island shopping centre

Cowichan Tribes threatening to pull Costa Canna application if provincial store gets green light to set up

Fire damages Vancouver Island medical marijuana facility

Cannabis operation goes up in smoke

Campers hailed heroes in rock face rescue at Vancouver Island provincial park

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

Vancouver Island firefighter loses home to blaze

By the next morning heavy machinery was brought in to demolish what remained

Thieves steal 33 iPads from elementary school in Duncan

Teaching and learning impacted at Alexander Elementary School, says superintendent

UPDATE: Mt. Sicker brush fire in Cowichan Valley under control: fire chief

We are looking at about a half a hectare in size — about 150 by 200 [feet].”

From Eco Lawn to Obstacle Course, Cowichan entrepreneur is branching out

Lush Eco Lawn owner John Close is branching out. With a decade…

Police pursue pesky porker on Vancouver Island

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