Year: 2013

Soccer storage shed fire an arson – RCMP
Port Alberni RCMP are saying a fire that heavily damaged an equipment storage shed on Russell Field across from Echo Centre is arson.

Wawmeesh G. Hamilton / December 31, 2013

Food banks need help year round
Alberni residents shouldn't just donate to food banks only during the holiday season; they should continue through the year in 2014

Wire Service / December 29, 2013

‘Thick or thin, we are in’, say Bulldogs
Despite a rollercoaster performance this season by the AV Bulldogs their effort on and off the ice is a testament to the tenacity of Alberni

Wire Service / December 29, 2013

Seniors share New Year’s Eve memories
For some, the farewell to the 12 months bring memories of old traditions that were celebrated with families and friends.

Orlando Delano / December 27, 2013

BC ferry service no luxury, says MLA
Alberni-Pacific Rim MLA Scott Fraser crosses swords with Parksville-Qualicum MLA, Michelle Stillwell over BC Ferries.

Wire Service / December 27, 2013

Biz licences expand
Parksville-Mid-Island Inter-Community Business Licence launched, begins Jan 1

JR Rardon / December 26, 2013

Mounties hunt Alberni Sally Ann kettle crook
Port Alberni RCMP are on the hunt for a thief who kicked in the front door of a Sally Ann store and stole cash from a Christmas kettle

Wawmeesh G. Hamilton / December 26, 2013

Alberni RCMP ‘track’ their man
An alleged thief made tracks after being reported to be sketchily checking cars on a snowy night in Alberni, and that's how RCMP found him

Staff Writer / December 20, 2013