Three injured after car plows through cafe's outdoor patio

!A car smashed through the outdoor patio in front of Steampunks Cafe on Tuesday afternoon. Three people were injured in the incident. - SONJA DRINKWATER/Alberni Valley News
  • updated Jul 22, 2014 at 8:53 PM

Three people have been taken to hospital after a car plowed through an outdoor patio where they were sitting in uptown Port Alberni.


B.C. back in black, deep in debt

  • posted Jul 22, 2014 at 9:00 AM

NDP denounced the pre-election spending plan as a "bogus budget" but audited books show health spending reined in, books balanced


New journalist joins the Alberni Valley News

  • updated Jul 22, 2014 at 8:50 PM

The News welcomes new reporter Katya Slepian, who comes from Richmond. Slepian replaces Wawmeesh Hamilton, who is leaving Alberni for UBC.


Beaver Creekers finally get clean water

  • updated Jul 18, 2014 at 6:41 AM

Port Alberni and the Alberni-Clayoquot Regional District have struck a deal for the city to provide water to Beaver Creek.


Agreement is good news for Beaver Creek water advocate

  • updated Jul 18, 2014 at 6:40 AM

Susan Roth’s smile was tangible through the phone lines when she learned Beaver Creek and the Alberni signed a bulk water agreement

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