Alberni Black Sheep in global spotlight

!Cody McClary, left, in white, plays tight head prop with the BC Bears against the Alberta Wolf Pack in Victoria in July 2016 and lost 25–17. McClary is in Europe with the senior men’s Canadian national team. - Photo Courtesy Laurie Smillie
  • updated Aug 25, 2016 at 2:14 PM

Cody McClary, a tight head prop, was selected to play for the Canada A’s team.


VIDEO: Prince Rupert woman treated with unclean medical equipment, Northern Health, B.C. Centre for Disease Control confirms more than a hundred affected

  • updated Aug 25, 2016 at 6:24 PM

Two months after having an endoscopy Joan Dudoward received a letter telling her that the endoscope used was not cleaned properly.


Postal union issues strike notice after it says Canada Post refused special mediator

  • updated Aug 25, 2016 at 4:13 PM

Notice means delivery could be cancelled as early as Monday


EDITORIAL: Community newspapers still relevant

  • posted Aug 25, 2016 at 1:00 PM

The Alberni Valley News hits a milestone today, our 10th anniversary.


Thanks, Alberni Valley: The Alberni Valley News celebrates 10 years

  • posted Aug 25, 2016 at 1:00 PM

Ten years ago today, carriers delivered the very first edition of the Alberni Valley.

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Unnecessary chaos caused in two First Nations by Health Canada memo, leader says

  • posted Aug 25, 2016 at 4:12 PM

Short-notice closure scare 'unacceptable'

Question of the Day

Do you think the current fines for causing a wildfire in BC are strong enough?

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