Foresters lay WWII air tragedy to rest

!Teal Jones forest engineers Dennis Cronin, Walter Van Hell and Tom Weston discovered the wreckage of a wartime military training flight in rugged country near Lake Cowichan last October. -
  • updated Jul 22, 2014 at 1:34 PM

Part one: How a trio of locals surveying the rugged Lake Cowichan wilderness discovered the wartime crash site that claimed four airmen


The good and the bad of this week in Cowichan for July 23

  • updated Jul 22, 2014 at 2:06 PM

We like the Islands Folk Festival but not trashy reality shows on TV


Folk Guild’s 30th-anniversary bash one of its best ever

  • updated Jul 22, 2014 at 1:55 PM

Thousands of folkies seemed satisfied with the music and cool, partly sunny weather that kept heat stroke and wasps at bay


Shawnigan Players’ Romeo and Juliet at two venues before Cowichan Station

  • posted Jul 22, 2014 at 1:00 PM

Unsworth Vineyards stages the bard’s beloved work, under director Alex Gallacher, during a July 27 dinner theatre


Summer Games success for athletes in many sports

  • updated Jul 22, 2014 at 3:58 PM

High standard: Athletes reach and surpass goals in the medal hunt

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