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Ladysmith school halts all after-dark activity after student clipped by car

Ladysmith school halts all after-dark activity after student clipped by car

École North Oyster PAC petitions province for road safety improvements

Ladysmith school halts all after-dark activity after student clipped by car
Chef claims $1 million with lottery ticket purchased in Ladysmith

Chef claims $1 million with lottery ticket purchased in Ladysmith

Noel bought the winning ticket at the Ivy Green Husky gas station

Chef claims $1 million with lottery ticket purchased in Ladysmith
Ladysmith lottery ticket worth $1-million still not cashed in

Ladysmith lottery ticket worth $1-million still not cashed in

The holder of a winning Maxmillion ticket sold in Ladysmith for a…

Ladysmith lottery ticket worth $1-million still not cashed in
A young woman shared her story about an alleged incident that took place at the Walmart in Duncan on Tuesday night. (File Photo)

Woman speaks out after alleged sexual assault at Vancouver Island Walmart

Allegations launched against man with ties to Ladysmith community

A young woman shared her story about an alleged incident that took place at the Walmart in Duncan on Tuesday night. (File Photo)
Nanaimo couple capture horrific maternity photos inspired by Alien scene

Nanaimo couple capture horrific maternity photos inspired by Alien scene

Photoshoot at McNab’s Corn Maze goes viral around the world

Nanaimo couple capture horrific maternity photos inspired by Alien scene
(Contributed/Paula Wild)

Ladysmith man saves dog from cougar attack

It happened Sept. 10 near a popular walking trail

(Contributed/Paula Wild)
Set crews were busy painting the Bancroft Building on First Avenue on Wednesday morning. (Mike Gregory Photo)

Ladysmith storefronts transformed for Sonic the Hedgehog movie

Filming is still more than a week away but downtown Ladysmith is…

Set crews were busy painting the Bancroft Building on First Avenue on Wednesday morning. (Mike Gregory Photo)
Ladysmith RCMP blocked off the road leading to Schnitzer Steel Industries on Monday after suspected ammunition was found in a scrap pile. (Mike Gregory Photo)

Large suspected ammo found at south Nanaimo recycling facility

Area businesses voluntarily evacuated

Ladysmith RCMP blocked off the road leading to Schnitzer Steel Industries on Monday after suspected ammunition was found in a scrap pile. (Mike Gregory Photo)
RCMP seize fentanyl, weapons in Vancouver Island drug raids

RCMP seize fentanyl, weapons in Vancouver Island drug raids

Officers raided three properties in Chemainus and Crofton over the weekend

RCMP seize fentanyl, weapons in Vancouver Island drug raids
Vancouver Island woman expecting twins pulled over rushing to hospital

Vancouver Island woman expecting twins pulled over rushing to hospital

Vehicle stopped for speeding in Crofton, woman rushed to Cowichan hospital

Vancouver Island woman expecting twins pulled over rushing to hospital
Scooter crash leaves Island man with critical injuries

Scooter crash leaves Island man with critical injuries

RCMP said a truck was making a left-hand turn when it collided with the scooter travelling through the intersection

Scooter crash leaves Island man with critical injuries
Man drops pants near Ladysmith school as children play

Man drops pants near Ladysmith school as children play

Ladysmith RCMP are looking for a man who allegedly dropped his pants…

Man drops pants near Ladysmith school as children play
Patricia Galloway and Gord Price share a laugh on Thursday at her home in Chemainus. (Mike Gregory Photo)

B.C. trucker rescues woman found unconscious along highway

Chance glimpse changes two lives forever

Patricia Galloway and Gord Price share a laugh on Thursday at her home in Chemainus. (Mike Gregory Photo)
Transport Minister Marc Garneau views one of the derelict vessels at Ladysmith’s Slack Point on Monday afternoon. (Mike Gregory Photo).

B.C. receives federal funding to remove abandoned vessels

At least 21 vessels are slated to be removed from a number of harbours including in Ladysmith, Vancouver and Victoria

Transport Minister Marc Garneau views one of the derelict vessels at Ladysmith’s Slack Point on Monday afternoon. (Mike Gregory Photo).
Trevor George Meers was found guilty of second-degree murder in the stabbing death of Rayna Johnson. (File Photo)

Ladysmith man gets no parole for 10 years in fatal RV park spear attack

Trevor George Meers had been living at Campers Corners RV Park in…

Trevor George Meers was found guilty of second-degree murder in the stabbing death of Rayna Johnson. (File Photo)
Laila and Riley Virtanen pose next to the giant 9’3” tall snowman on their front lawn. (Mike Gregory Photo)

Ladysmith man builds giant nine foot snowman for twin girls

Frosty slows traffic along Walkem Road

Laila and Riley Virtanen pose next to the giant 9’3” tall snowman on their front lawn. (Mike Gregory Photo)
Stz’uminus First Nation elder Teresa Jack shares stories with LSS student Jennifer Elliott including how she was raised by her grandparents. Jack also discussed the impact of the two years she spent at the Kuper Island residential school as a young girl. She was taken from the beach along with her cousin and never pursued education later in life because of the trauma experienced at the institution, which was located on present-day Penelakut Island. (Mike Gregory Photo)

Indigenous elders share history with Ladysmith students

‘Our kids learning their history through elders is nothing that we can find in our textbooks’

Stz’uminus First Nation elder Teresa Jack shares stories with LSS student Jennifer Elliott including how she was raised by her grandparents. Jack also discussed the impact of the two years she spent at the Kuper Island residential school as a young girl. She was taken from the beach along with her cousin and never pursued education later in life because of the trauma experienced at the institution, which was located on present-day Penelakut Island. (Mike Gregory Photo)
Handler Guillermo Fano with The Amazing Miss Andie, a three-and-a-half-year-old Newfoundland dog, in New York City after winning Best in Breed at the Westminster Dog Show 2018. (Cindy Savory Photo)

Ladysmith Newfie wins Best in Breed at Westminster Dog Show 2018

The Amazing Miss Andie made her debut at the New York City competition in 2017

Handler Guillermo Fano with The Amazing Miss Andie, a three-and-a-half-year-old Newfoundland dog, in New York City after winning Best in Breed at the Westminster Dog Show 2018. (Cindy Savory Photo)
Ladysmith’s Andre Langdon and a friend from Colombia were surprised by a pod of orcas in the harbour earlier this week. (Andre Langdon Photo).

VIDEO: Orcas in Ladysmith Harbour surprise prawn fishermen

Killer whales seen near Coffin Island earlier this week

Ladysmith’s Andre Langdon and a friend from Colombia were surprised by a pod of orcas in the harbour earlier this week. (Andre Langdon Photo).
Averill Creek Vineyard owner and manager Andy Johnson said it’s too early to tell whether the attitude in Alberta will translate into a dip in sales from from his winery. (Averill Creek Vineyard)

UPDATED: Alberta’s wine ban won’t impact Vancouver Island producers

Alberta Premier Rachel Notley’s political spat that has pitted bitumen against sauvignon…

Averill Creek Vineyard owner and manager Andy Johnson said it’s too early to tell whether the attitude in Alberta will translate into a dip in sales from from his winery. (Averill Creek Vineyard)