Dry weather forces shutdown at Somass Mill in Port Alberni

  • posted Aug 27, 2014 at 2:00 PM

Western Forest Products said shutdown only temporary, and won't affect APD sawmill.


Two-week truce in B.C. teachers strike proposed by province

  • updated Aug 27, 2014 at 5:26 PM

Pause in picketing would allow schools to open on time, open window for mediation if BCTF agrees


Coolant leak at No Frills

  • updated Aug 26, 2014 at 8:04 PM

Occupants evacuated at No Frills on Johnston Road after a coolant leak.


BCTF, Fassbender meet as teachers strike threatens to delay school start

  • updated Aug 27, 2014 at 9:40 AM

Meeting comes on cusp of new school year as government, union spar over mediation, escape hatch from next court ruling


B.C. VIEWS: Ruts in road to farmland changes

  • updated Aug 26, 2014 at 10:04 AM

Agriculture minister tight-lipped on consultations over looser rules for business on ALR land

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