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Thursday, March 16, 2017 3:15 PM
Proponents of the Qala-yit [Kwah-LIE-it] Community Forest are being invited to apply for a unique community forest agreement, the first community forest agreement that allows for a new form of partnership with BC Timber Sales through a reduced volume condition contained in the agreement.
Thursday, December 22, 2016 10:00 AM
Christmas is a time for people to reminisce about the year that’s past and think about what’s to come in the year ahead.
Friday, November 18, 2016 9:45 AM
The city of Duncan is home to farmers, fishers and producers providing the community with many local fresh, diverse products right from their own backyards. Duncan is among those promoting buying local, which supports the local economy and creates jobs.
Wednesday, November 2, 2016 7:30 AM
Students, teachers and staff at École Cobble Hill Elementary school in the Cowichan Valley school district will benefit from $220,000 in provincial School Enhancement Program funding.
Saturday, October 22, 2016 1:05 PM
A first-of-its-kind incubator seed farm created with the help of a government-funded Job Creation Partnership officially opened in Duncan.
Wednesday, July 27, 2016 10:30 AM
Canada’s first teaching incubator seed farm is coming to Duncan through the Cowichan Green Community Society, thanks to a Job Creation Partnership project funded by the provincial government.
Thursday, July 21, 2016 12:15 PM
Improved infrastructure, modernized technology and newer and cleaner buses are topping the list of BC Transit projects for the Cowichan Valley soon to roll out under phase one of the new Public Transit Infrastructure Fund.
Wednesday, March 2, 2016 10:15 AM
Young people considering what skills they will need for tomorrow’s in-demand occupations will have an opportunity for interactive, hands-on experience at WorkBC’s Find Your Fit tour stop at Cowichan Secondary school, Quamichan Campus, 2515 Beverly Street, on March 3, 2016.
Thursday, September 3, 2015 9:00 AM
The local agriculture sector will be getting a boost as five people are getting work experience as farm workers in both rural and urban settings, thanks to nearly $120,000 in government Community and Employer Partnership funding.
Wednesday, July 16, 2014 1:00 PM
The Cowichan Green Community Society is looking a little greener thanks to nearly $55,000 in provincial Job Creation Partnership funding that gave three people work experience in organic horticulture.