Alberni Legion celebrates 90 years

!Bill and Margaret Groeneveld met at the Legion Branch 169 and have been longtime members. They are looking forward to celebrating the organization’s 90 years of service in the Valley on Nov. 20.  - KRISTI DOBSON /SPECIAL TO THE NEWS
  • Port Alberni updated Nov 10, 2016 at 2:15 PM

Port Alberni’s former Branch No. 55 was formed in 1926, the same year the Legion headquarters was established in Canada.

Winter lights shine in Tofino

  • Tofino, Ucluelet posted Nov 30, 2016 at 3:00 PM

Botanical Gardens’ outdoor display features 20,000 lights.

Students connect with Valley’s war past

  • Port Alberni updated Nov 10, 2016 at 2:15 PM

Students from ADSS are helping to highlight Port Alberni men and women who made the call to service in the First World War.

Linda Henry: Memories of years past

  • Port Alberni posted Oct 26, 2016 at 11:00 AM

Learn about Linda Henry's life in this month's seniors column.

Alberni apple press a success

  • Port Alberni posted Oct 20, 2016 at 12:00 PM

Almost 10,000 lbs of apples were pressed into juice this Sunday by the Pressing Matter fruit press from Courtenay.

Port Alberni Genealogy club celebrates 30th anniversary

  • Port Alberni posted Oct 20, 2016 at 12:00 PM

The club was formed in 1986 as a small group who met monthly in each others’ homes to discuss their respective genealogical “brick walls."

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