Cowichan Conversations: Furstenau–When Will Enough Be Enough?

By Sonia Furstenau-Shawnigan CVRD Director This was the image that accompanied a message that arrived in my inbox at 7:32 am this morning. This is what it has come to in Shawnigan Lake. A Read more…

Cowichan Conversations: Duncan’s Largest Seniors Home Fires Its Staff Again

  By Don Bodger – Cowichan News Leader Pictorial Sunridge Place employees received termination notices Monday, as the assisted living and complex care facility has been sold. A total of 264 employees are affected, including 124 reliefor part-time positions. Relief employees are not required to be provided with notices under the Employment Standards Act. In the ...

Cowichan Conversations: Our Cowichan Valley Medical System Needs a Shake-up!

Richard Hughes-Political Blogger Recently I visited the doctor about unexplained weight loss and was directed to have full blood tests which resulted in a positive reading. I was told that this could indicate anything from minor bleeding to cancer. An appointment with a specialist has been set for November 13th, nothing sooner and then I was told ...