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The Lorraine Jeffries rink from Port Alberni is the BC Masters Women’s Curling champion following competition in Creston last weekend.

Jeffries wins BC Masters title

Lorraine Jeffries curling foursome was crowned champions of BC at the Creston Curling Club on Sunday.

The Lorraine Jeffries rink from Port Alberni is the BC Masters Women’s Curling champion following competition in Creston last weekend.

Annual Rock and Gem Show here

The annual Rock and Gem Show takes place this Saturday, March 8 and Sunday, March 9 at Cherry Creek Hall.

Women’s Day events planned in Alberni

Two events underscore the message that International Women’s Day brings to the Alberni Valley this Saturday, March 8.

Members of the Bantam A rep Bulldogs pose with their Tier 3 banner

Minor hockey teams make B.C.s; fundraising begins

Three Port Alberni rep hockey teams have made it to their respective provincial championships later this month.

Members of the Bantam A rep Bulldogs pose with their Tier 3 banner
Edith Nee

Edith Nee’s family, friends appealing for kidney donor

Nee, former chair of the B.C. Press Council, was diagnosed with kidney failure two years ago.

Edith Nee

SS Minnow visits Alberni: organizers offer ‘three hour tour’

Join Gilligan and the Gang for the sixth annual Rotary Dinner Fundraiser this Saturday, Feb. 15 at the Best Western Barclay Hotel ballroom

Wrestlers win in Campbell River, head to Abby

The ADSS girls and boys wrestling teams won the team title in the senior division of the Campbell River Invitational, heading to Abby Feb.1

Bulldogs ready for Tier 3 playoffs

Tier 3 playoffs start this weekend for the Van Isle Ford Midget Bulldogs.

Lindsay May comes from a small town in the Shuswap

Folk, blues rock Char’s Landing next week

Lindsay May is an acoustic guitar and mandolin wielding songstress from a tiny town in the Shuswap.

Lindsay May comes from a small town in the Shuswap

Alberni businesses finalists in Island awards

Eight Alberni Valley-based businesses are finalists in the 14th annual Vancouver Island Business Excellence Awards.

Kiddie grappler program takes to mat in Alberni

The annual Winter Elementary Kids Wrestling Program is coming to Alberni for the next five weeks.

Midget Alberni Bulldogs road warriors

It's been a whirlwind for the Van Isle Ford Alberni Valley Midget Bulldogs, who played Nanaimo, Cowichan and others in the last few weeks.

Alberni Wrestling’s Eryk Cardinal

Alberni wrestlers prep for war on the floor

Alberni wrestlers will be training hard in preparation for the War on the Floor Tournament this week in Vancouver.

Alberni Wrestling’s Eryk Cardinal

Brewing expands heroes program

Pacific Western Brewing, official sponsor of the 2015 Canada Winter Games, is expanding its Hometown Heroes program.

Wrestlers take team titles in Abby

Twelve wrestlers from the Alberni travelled to Abbotsford last weekend to compete in the annual Abbotsford Invitational

What’s in your paper?

Stages News brings you the stories that mean the most to you and your families this Saturday, Dec. 14 at the Capitol Theatre.

Desperate Writers of Port Alberni Write Again

A group of desperate writers is at it again, releasing their second book of short stories and poems.

Lt (N) Carson Stoney

Alberni cadet donates cash to award program

Lieutenant (Navy) Carson Stoney, the Duke of Edinburgh Award Leader for Port Alberni, has donated $1,000 to the Duke of Edinburgh Award

Lt (N) Carson Stoney

Valdy’s back in Alberni

Popular Salt Spring Island folk singer Valdy returns to Alberni Dec. 8 for an afternoon Christmas fundraising concert at Char’s Landing

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Did you hear the one about the driver who…

The BC RCMP's provincial traffic services department shares five court stories underlining the effects of driving drunk.

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