Conservation, community champ Gerald Thom dies in plane crash

  • updated Jul 28, 2014 at 5:05 PM

Saturday's tragedy near Nanaimo Airport shocks friends who praise Thom's gentle coaxing toward river conservation initiatives

Business

Consultation sheds light on farmland changes

  • posted Jul 28, 2014 at 4:00 PM

Relaxed farm leasing rules in rural zones, allowing breweries and distilleries are being considered in new regulations

News

Two-alarm fire burns unknown amount of acreage near Genoa Bay

  • posted Jul 28, 2014 at 3:00 PM

Bush inferno candled up trees, fought by Maple Bay and Crofton firefighters, traffic blocked for about two hours

Sports

Ladies’ opponents can’t beat Grant

  • posted Jul 28, 2014 at 3:00 PM

Hazel Grant fends off challengers in Cowichan Lawn Bowling Club ladies' singles competition

Sports

James Luckhurst

  • posted Jul 28, 2014 at 10:00 AM

Cowichan Valley's Youth Athlete of the Week for July 30

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