UPDATE: Electric scooter charging cord caused 2nd & Melrose apartment fire

!The fire in the apartment building at the corner of Second and Melrose on the night of April 16 engulfed two units. - KATYA SLEPIAN/Alberni Valley News
  • updated Apr 17, 2015 at 5:46 PM

Aid for the residents is being coordinated through the Port Alberni shelter society.

UPDATE: Catalyst fire caused by overheated bearing

  • posted Apr 17, 2015 at 4:00 PM

An overheated bearing was the cause of the Catalyst paper mill fire the night of April 16.

Electric scooter likely cause of South Port apartment fire

  • updated Apr 17, 2015 at 3:17 AM

An electric scooter is believed to be the cause of a fire that broke out in an apartment building at Melrose and Second Avenue.

Paper machine fire at Catalyst

  • updated Apr 17, 2015 at 3:02 AM

A paper machine fire broke out at the Catalyst paper mill just before 11 p.m. on Thursday, April 16.

Leading by nature

  • posted Apr 16, 2015 at 1:00 PM

The Hupacasath's new councillor has generations of leadership behind her.

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