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MS Walk draws 17 teams in Port Alberni

!HIGH FIVE FOR MS: Raylene Thompson gets a high five from Bosley the mascot during the MS Walk at Kitsuksis Dyke on Sunday, May 15, 2016. Thompson has participated in the walk since its inception. Seventeen teams signed up for the walk, raising funds and awareness for people living with multiple sclerosis. - SONJA DRINKWATER/Alberni Valley News
  • posted May 20, 2016 at 5:00 PM

Walkers followed a route around Kitsuksis Dyke and enjoyed a hotdog meal in the Royal Canadian Legion parking lot.

Every plate full

  • posted May 19, 2016 at 11:00 AM

According to the Every Plate Full website, 918,724 Canadians will access a food bank this summer, 37 per cent of which are children.

Lifetime achievement award for Alberni SPCA head

  • posted May 19, 2016 at 10:00 AM

Irene Towell was honoured with the society’s Lifetime Achievement Award at the BC SPCA’s annual Awards Dinner held May 6 in Abbotsford.

Students driven to help Haiti

  • posted Apr 28, 2016 at 3:00 PM

John Howitt kids were inspired to help after participating in WE Day.

Trekkies raise funds for SPCA

  • updated Apr 28, 2016 at 1:08 PM

The Alberni Deep Space Port Star Trek Fan Association hosted another successful Yuri’s Night World Space Party at Char’s Landing.

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