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

Opinion

Don’t let the facts get in the way of any issue

  • posted Jul 22, 2014 at 2:00 PM

I began this opinion piece with the idea to convince you, unequivocally, that we all are sheep-shaped puppets

Entertainment

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

Entertainment

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

Opinion

Think like a fish to save our river from disaster

  • updated Jul 22, 2014 at 2:04 PM

Do whatever is necessary now to save our drying, dying Cowichan River

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