Kevin Rothbauer

Explosive device removed from motel in Duncan

Explosive device removed from motel in Duncan

Falcon Nest Motel evacuated; residents returned Monday evening

Explosive device removed from motel in Duncan
Emergency crews respond to a crash in Cobble Hill at Fisher Road and the Trans-Canada Highway on May 13. (Colby Perkins photo)

UPDATE: RCMP investigating crash in Cobble Hill Wednesday

Emergency crews are blocking the intersection of the Trans-Canada Highway and Fisher Road

Emergency crews respond to a crash in Cobble Hill at Fisher Road and the Trans-Canada Highway on May 13. (Colby Perkins photo)
Body of Duncan man recovered from Cowichan Lake

Body of Duncan man recovered from Cowichan Lake

33-year-old located along with van under water

Body of Duncan man recovered from Cowichan Lake
Laketown Shakedown and Sunfest have been rescheduled for 2021, with options for ticket holders to receive refunds or credit for future events. (File photo)

Shakedown and Sunfest rescheduled for summer 2021

Ticket holders can get refunds or credit for future events

Laketown Shakedown and Sunfest have been rescheduled for 2021, with options for ticket holders to receive refunds or credit for future events. (File photo)
Three Roosevelt elk have been illegally hunted in the Cowichan Lake area in recent weeks. (File photo)

Three elk illegally harvested in the Cowichan Lake area in recent weeks

Conservation Officer Service looking for tips

Three Roosevelt elk have been illegally hunted in the Cowichan Lake area in recent weeks. (File photo)
The Cowichan Valley Capitals and Chilliwack Chiefs battle in a game during the 2019-20 B.C. Hockey League season. (File photo)

BCHL asks province for help with pandemic losses

League has ‘every intention’ of playing next season, but financial issues have been identified

The Cowichan Valley Capitals and Chilliwack Chiefs battle in a game during the 2019-20 B.C. Hockey League season. (File photo)
No injuries, one arrest in Duncan-area shooting

No injuries, one arrest in Duncan-area shooting

Shot fired through the window of residence

No injuries, one arrest in Duncan-area shooting
RCMP arrested one woman after a fight in a parking lot in Duncan last Wednesday. (File photo)
RCMP arrested one woman after a fight in a parking lot in Duncan last Wednesday. (File photo)
Homemade spike strip found on Cowichan Valley logging road

Homemade spike strip found on Cowichan Valley logging road

Danger to trucks, motorbikes and ATVs

Homemade spike strip found on Cowichan Valley logging road
Cowichan Valley man dies in single-vehicle collision

Cowichan Valley man dies in single-vehicle collision

First responders called to Miller Road shortly after midnight on Thursday

Cowichan Valley man dies in single-vehicle collision
Cowichan Valley MLA Sonia Furstenau is seeking the leadership of the B.C. Green Party. The leadership race has been suspended due to the COVID-19 pandemic. (File photo)

B.C. Greens suspend leadership race due to COVID-19

Cowichan Valley MLA Furstenau among contenders

Cowichan Valley MLA Sonia Furstenau is seeking the leadership of the B.C. Green Party. The leadership race has been suspended due to the COVID-19 pandemic. (File photo)
Crofton girl, 12, makes video plea about COVID-19 safety

Crofton girl, 12, makes video plea about COVID-19 safety

‘OK Canada, enough is enough! We need to stop this virus from spreading’

Crofton girl, 12, makes video plea about COVID-19 safety
Students on Rotary Club exchanges have been told to remain in their host countries during the COVID-19 pandemic. (File photo)

B.C. Rotary exchange students told to ‘shelter in place’ through COVID-19

Participants concerned about being stuck, visas running out

Students on Rotary Club exchanges have been told to remain in their host countries during the COVID-19 pandemic. (File photo)
A pedestrian was airlifted after being struck on the Trans-Canada Highway north of Duncan late Wednesday morning. (Sarah Simpson/Citizen)

UPDATED: Patient airlifted from Duncan after being crushed by car

Trans-Canada Highway closed for helicopter, has since reopened

A pedestrian was airlifted after being struck on the Trans-Canada Highway north of Duncan late Wednesday morning. (Sarah Simpson/Citizen)
Rinks from across the province competed at curling clubs in Lake Cowichan, Duncan and Mill Bay on March 5-8 at the 2020 Connect Hearing BC Masters Curling Championships. (Malcolm Chalmers photo)

B.C. Masters Curling champ crowned in Cowichan

With six wins and one loss in round-robin play, Craig’s team had the best record on the men’s side

Rinks from across the province competed at curling clubs in Lake Cowichan, Duncan and Mill Bay on March 5-8 at the 2020 Connect Hearing BC Masters Curling Championships. (Malcolm Chalmers photo)
Ben, Margie and Matt vanBoven display some of the Cowichan Milk Company’s product at their farm stand on Koksilah Road. (Kevin Rothbauer/Citizen)

Cowichan Milk Company: from grass to glass, bottled milk right to your door

Farm stand open 6 days a week, and home delivery is available everywhere from Mill Bay to Chemainus.

Ben, Margie and Matt vanBoven display some of the Cowichan Milk Company’s product at their farm stand on Koksilah Road. (Kevin Rothbauer/Citizen)
Oak Bay athlete leads BC to national baseball title

Oak Bay athlete leads BC to national baseball title

Oak Bay’s Tess Sawkins integral to provincial success

Oak Bay athlete leads BC to national baseball title
Kyle Fredrickson and Andrew Todd repeated as world champions in the PR3 men’s pair. (Submitted)

Duncan’s Kyle Fredrickson defends title at rowing worlds

Mill Bay’s Jesse Brockway makes world championships debut

Kyle Fredrickson and Andrew Todd repeated as world champions in the PR3 men’s pair. (Submitted)
Anthony Smith, 58, reported missing from Duncan

Anthony Smith, 58, reported missing from Duncan

RCMP asking for help finding Cowichan Valley man

Anthony Smith, 58, reported missing from Duncan
Pat Kay displays the trophy from the 2017 Singapore Sevens during a visit to the Cowichan Rugby Football Club later that spring. Kay and the Canadian men’s sevens team have qualified for the 2020 Olympics. (Citizen file)

Vancouver Island rugby star bound for Tokyo Olympics

Duncan product helps make rugby history again

Pat Kay displays the trophy from the 2017 Singapore Sevens during a visit to the Cowichan Rugby Football Club later that spring. Kay and the Canadian men’s sevens team have qualified for the 2020 Olympics. (Citizen file)