Year: 2012

Free New Year’s family events in Alberni
Parks and Recreation department has planned a trio of free family events at three different venues to help ring in the new year on Dec. 31.

Contributed / December 27, 2012

What’s the plan for South Port?
If Port Alberni City Council has a yet-to-be seen plan for south port then they better spill it.

Wire Service / December 27, 2012

Pearson returns to Alberni
Diana Pearson, and alt pop singer/ songwriter is home for the holidays and performing at Char’s Landing on Dec. 28 at 8 p.m.

Contributed / December 27, 2012

2012 Year End: January – March
Port Alberni’s centennial year was one of celebration, achievements, milestones and loss.

Wawmeesh G. Hamilton / December 27, 2012

First black hoops star in Alberni passes away
Ken Larsen,76, was the first black player on the Alberni Athletics in the 1960's. Larsen died at his home in Prince George last September

Wawmeesh G. Hamilton / December 27, 2012

John Albert Jones
John Albert JonesMarch 6, 1936 toDecember 26, 2012John passed away suddenly on…

Wire Service / December 26, 2012

Tseshaht artist carves out niche
Tseshaht artist Gordon Dick never imagined the kind of success he has seen since he first opened the Ahtsik gallery four years ago.

Susan Quinn / December 20, 2012

Say no to China agreement
The Canada China Foreign Investment Promotion and Protection Agreement with China amounts to an occupation of Canada by a foreign nation.

Wire Service / December 20, 2012

Christmas past and present in Alberni
Alberni Valley senior citizens remember holidays past as they prepare to celebrate Christmas in their seniors facilities.

Wire Service / December 20, 2012

Gifts from Spain help Alberni hospice
Jaume Ruldua had a surprise for Potluck: he offered to make 40 rectangular plates for free and they recently arrived in Alberni.

Contributed / December 20, 2012