Year: 2012

Light up your heART in Alberni
The winter night will light up along the Rotary Arts District this Saturday, Dec. 1 during Light Up Your HeART.

Contributed / November 29, 2012

Help from close to home
When the new Home Hardware opens at Alberni Mall this week, owner Jan Lavertu can say the interior was built entirely with local contractors

Susan Quinn / November 29, 2012

City saves gab for liquor board’s tab
City reserves comment about liquor licenses changes, waiting instead to do so during provincially funded process.

Wawmeesh G. Hamilton / November 28, 2012

Wild dogs slaughter goat herd in Alberni
Port Alberni RCMP and conservation authorities are looking for a three dogs that slaughtered a flock of goats in Beaver Creek on the weekend

Wawmeesh G. Hamilton / November 25, 2012

QF launches food bag drive in Alberni
Quality Foods, RBC Royal Bank and the Alberni Valley News are teaming up for a holiday food drive this week.

Wawmeesh G. Hamilton / November 22, 2012

Alberni tourism series and eye opener
It was a refreshing experience to read what June Kasperski-Wild, the “Intentional Tourist”, had to say about the Alberni Valley.

Wire Service / November 22, 2012

AV Lions Club auction returns to Alberni
The Alberni Valley Lions Club is gearing up for its 40th annual television auction this Saturday, Nov. 24, starting at 4 p.m.

Susan Quinn / November 22, 2012

Kuu-us officially opens in Alberni
The Kuu-us Crisis Line Society’s property at the corner of Johnston Road and Adelaide last week is now officially open.

Wire Service / November 22, 2012

Bulldogs bite Vipers
The Alberni Valley Bulldogs beat the Vernon Vipers 2-0 on Nov. 10 at home.

Wire Service / November 22, 2012

Alberni coffee shop name kiboshed
Kevin Wright has only been in business for three months, but he’s already having to change the name of his SteamWorks coffee house.

Susan Quinn / November 22, 2012