Cowichan Conversations: Honey Bees Down 50 Percent In The Cowichan Valley

  I just came across this CTV story about the shortage of bees. This is not good news and we should all be doing something to help. For those of us who garden it Read more…

Cowichan Conversations: Climate Change is Here Now

Richard Hughes-Political as hell! Climate change is happening and has been happening for some considerable time. The Climate Deniers have gone to great lengths attempting to convince us that it is not true. In spite of their efforts it is now a part of our consciousness and although we know that irrefutable evidence points to ...

Left Over: Not So Special, After All?

Unemployed Doctors? 1 in 6 New Specialists Can’t Find Work, Study Says CP  |  By Helen Branswell, The Canadian PressPosted: 10/10/2013 12:01 am EDT  |  Updated: 10/10/2013 10:01 am EDT Not too surprising, I live on Vancouver Island where there are two (2) dermatologists for the entire island, with many hundreds of thousands of residents in two main areas, hours ...

Left Over: Appointed Trustee in Cowichan. BC? East of Eden…

Cowichan school district eyes closures in wake of deficit CBC News Posted: Feb 14, 2013 8:03 AM PT Last Updated: Feb 14, 2013 9:22 AM PT Eden Hawthornwaite,the fired past chairperson of the  school trustees in Cowichan,  is being too modest in her assertions, it’s patently obvious that the BC Fiberals were planning this all ...