Sarah Simpson

Recall of tainted pineapple products expanded in BC

The ongoing investigation into hepatitis A virus found in Western Family brand, or unbranded, products has been expanded.

Doctor unexpectedly reveals location of Duncan’s overdose prevention site

The Cowichan Valley’s overdose prevention site will be be located at 715 Canada Ave.

Tainted pineapple prompts Hep A warning in Sidney, Duncan

Did you buy Western Family ready-to-eat pineapple cups?

Story about Duncan’s rare hummingbird seems to have wings

Lucy the Leucistic hummingbird has Cowichan Valley birdwatchers all a-twitter

Heatwave sparks surge in power usage

BC Hydro says a new electricity consumption record was set on Monday.

Necklace with husband’s ashes in it stolen in Duncan

Lisa Paton Cobb is devastated after a very special treasure was taken

A one-in-a-million piece of good news

Good news was in my own backyard

Haze sparks fears of Mount Brenton wildfire

It turned out to be a false alarm

Hydro crews pulled from Island to help with wildfires

About two dozen workers and 20 trucks are on their way to the BC Interior to help restore power.

Magic in small spaces: fairy gardens more than a fad

Vicki Ordano came upon something most peculiar on a boulevard.