Community

Final Our Town event will celebrate Canada’s birthday

Celebrate Canada 150 at Harbour Quay on Tuesday, Aug. 22.

  • Aug 20th, 2017

2017 Tyee Club season is underway

Club hosts a new ladder season and top 3 cash prizes in adult and junior categories

  • Aug 17th, 2017

B.C. girl’s lemonade stand raises hundreds for wildfire victims

Hayden Rodgers, 6, fundraises for those affected by the fire and Surrey Memorial Hospital

Perseids meteor shower peaks this weekend

Smoke might interfere with viewing, but the show goes on regardless

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Thunder in the Valley 2017

     

    Grain harvesting in Cherry Creek

       

      The Egg on a Hot Car Challenge

         

        Our Town at McLean Mill

           

          Deer dies after crashing through window of Saanich home

          A dog is believed to have startled the young fawn, which was severely injured when it crashed through the window.

          Put the ‘Treat’ in treatment with BC Children’s Hospital fundraiser

          Enjoy a Blizzard and help the kids during Dairy Queen’s Miracle Treat Day this Thursday, Aug. 10

          • Aug 9th, 2017

          Alberni Valley firefighter rides to conquer cancer

          Ryan Turner will cycle 250 km from Vancouver to Seattle for cancer research

          Our Town comes to Bob Dailey Stadium

          Enjoy a Hawaiian Luau and starlight movie with the city of Port Alberni

          • Aug 6th, 2017

          Tour de Rock Vlog 4: The Hendren Brothers

          Brothers Ryan and Mark Hendren’s road to riding the 2017 Tour de Rock included overcoming a harrowing journey with cancer.

          Baby alpaca braves the world

          Meet Pepper, a baby alpaca born in Beaver Creek

          • Aug 5th, 2017

          Is it hot enough to fry an egg on a car?

          It’s hot enough to break records in the Alberni Valley, but is it hot enough to fry an egg?

          • Aug 3rd, 2017

          How to save money while on vacation

          People are encouraged to save energy and cash this summer with the help from B.C. Hydro’s list.

          • Aug 3rd, 2017

          VIDEO: Tribal Journeys stops at Qualicum First Nation community

          Dozens of paddlers made their way from Nanoose First Nation community

          Join a community bike ride with Wheely Fun Alberni

          The group will be at Sunset Market on Wednesday, August 2 for CycleMania.

          Esquimalt childcare centre investigated for ‘Fight Club’

          Island Health has launched an investigation into Ciara Early Childhood Centre after video showed children fighting while supervisors watch.

          Port Alberni needlepoint artist shooting for the moon

          Who wants an enormous painstakingly hand-stitched tapestry of the first moon landing?

          • Jul 27th, 2017

          All the love for half the price

          Cat adoptions now half price at all SPCA shelters in B.C.

          • Jul 26th, 2017