Year: 2014

Focus directs our future for 2015
It’s that time of year again when I start talking about making a list of New Year’s resolutions.

Lori Welbourne / December 31, 2014

Christmas bird count sees boost
Port Alberni’s numbers were up and some rare birds were spotted during the annual Christmas Bird Count.

Susan Quinn / December 31, 2014

JP II helps where it counts
Students from John Paul II Catholic School and their families spent some of their time before Christmas helping.

Wire Service / December 31, 2014

Cherry Creek rental destroyed by fire
Cherry Creek Fire Department firefighters were called to a rental house on Madill Road at 4:05 a.m. on Sunday, Dec. 28.

Katya Slepian / December 31, 2014

Collective voices needed
Prime Minister's dismissive answer to national inquiry over missing aboriginal women contemptible, says Alberni resident.

Wire Service / December 31, 2014

Reads for 2015
From local authors debuting their newest titles to intriguing books from the west coast, here's what's between their covers.

Susan Quinn / December 31, 2014

Chip your tree for free
Christmas is over, you’ve undecorated your Christmas tree, and — what do you do with it now?

Susan Quinn / December 31, 2014

What’s on their nightstands?
From city hall to the port authority, here's what's being read around Alberni this season.

Katya Slepian / December 31, 2014

A Christmas star
Port Alberni war vet uses creative talent to feed youth.

Susan Quinn / December 26, 2014