Local News

Fire near Mt Arrowsmith ‘95% contained’: Coastal Fire Centre

Fire determined to be human caused, spokesperson says

Forest fire burns southeast of Port Alberni

Firefighters attacking the fire from ground, air: Coastal Fire Centre

Fire extinguished quick at Redford Street apartment

The Port Alberni Fire Department responded to an apartment fire on Redford…

Alberni youth named Canada’s Nicest Person

Angel Magnussen has won a $10,000 Roots Canada grant for her Hugginz By Angel charity

Distraught male near Mt. Arrowsmith taken to hospital following calls to RCMP

The incident began around 4 p.m. and successfully resolved around 9 p.m.

Heat wave coming to Vancouver Island

Temperatures expected to rise into 30’s for some areas including the east coast of island.

Port Day Fun


WATCH: North Island College acting president addresses stuck Ahousaht grads


Port Alberni Army cadets annual review


SD70 Elementary School Track Meet June 2, 2017


Two vehicle crash on Roger and Sixth

Both drivers were taken to hospital with non-life threatening injuries.

  • Jun 23rd, 2017

Port Alberni prepares for drag races on Stamp Avenue

Drag racers are funding improvements to bleacher area

Port Alberni city council votes for pay raise

Increase of 1.87 percent will not affect 2017 budget

More cycling ‘sharrows’ show up on Port Alberni streets

Road markings provide awareness for motorists, cyclists alike: Cycle Alberni

Vigil planned for missing Shelly Hofmann this Friday at the Harbour Quay at 7 p.m.

A year after her disappearance, RCMP continue to investigate the whereabouts of Hofmann

Tseshaht paddle to revive canoeing traditions

Indigenous members from the Pacific Northwest Coast will canoe to Campbell River for cultural event

Port Alberni campaign raises funds for rainbow crosswalk

Crosswalk represents visibility, acceptance in the community

Alberni Elementary students rise to the challenge

Students collected more than 10,000 plastic bags in a week for Plastic Bag Grab Challenge

Kiwanis Club receives $40,000 to improve Canal Waterfront Park

The donation came from the Co-op Community Spaces Program that helps revitalize park spaces

Update: Highway 4 between Port Alberni and Tofino-Ucluelet junction should open by 4 p.m.

Fuel spill from flipped tanker truck near Hydro Hill caused road closure

  • Jun 16th, 2017

Hupacasath win bid for 1,400 sockeye from DFO test boat

The fish was distributed to the nation’s members