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Thunder rolls to perfect 5-0

Action was aplenty in the Port Alberni Ladies Basketball League

Harp Dog Brown back in Alberni

Blues singer Harp Dog Brown brings his sultry, whiskey-soaked voice to the Rainbow Room this Thursday, Oct. 10.

Thunder rolls in Alberni ladies hoops

Dave Ralla’s Blue Thunder team is still undefeated in the Port Alberni Ladies Basketball League.

Ladies hoops league tips off in Alberni

The season has tipped off for the Port Alberni Ladies Basketball League.

Final regatta in Alberni

The West Coast Dragon Boat Society hosts Vancouver Island’s year-end dragon boat regatta Sept. 22 at Sproat Lake Provincial Park.

Ladies golf: scramble for Ty Watson

The Alberni Golf Club’s Tuesday Business Ladies are holding their year-end wind-up scramble on Sunday, Sept. 29.

Andrea Markiewicz

Murder at the Capitol

Mayhem ensues when Marsha thinks her husband is plotting her murder, or so the plot goes at Alberni's Capitol Theatre.

Andrea Markiewicz
Port Alberni Toy Run president David Wiwchar and his wife Andrea promote this weekend’s event during the Fall Fair parade last Saturday.

Port Alberni Toy Run revs up on Saturday

The 29th Annual Port Alberni Toy Run blasts into the Alberni Valley shortly after noon on Saturday, Sept, 14.

Port Alberni Toy Run president David Wiwchar and his wife Andrea promote this weekend’s event during the Fall Fair parade last Saturday.

‘Canal’ Beach a misnomer

Port Alberni's new beach should simply be called 'Alberni' Beach, says reader.

Stealthy dearth of tax dollars

Reader questions why Federal Conservative government would want to purchase 'stealth' snowmobiles.

Students attending a marine youth forum at Bamfield Marine Sciences Centre collect trash on the Tapaltos Bay shore.

Students schooled in ecology

Coastal beach litter opens eyes of high school visitors.

Students attending a marine youth forum at Bamfield Marine Sciences Centre collect trash on the Tapaltos Bay shore.
Walter Kusmin joins Safeway manager Naomi McLeod during a Muscular Dystrophy fundraiser at the grocery store last weekend.

Safeway grant helps man get around town

A grant helps a local man with Muscular Dystrophy to get around.

Walter Kusmin joins Safeway manager Naomi McLeod during a Muscular Dystrophy fundraiser at the grocery store last weekend.
Members of the Canada World Youth group have arrived in Vietnam.

CWY in Vietnam

The Canada World Youth CWY Vietnam-Port Alberni team are now in Vietnam.

Members of the Canada World Youth group have arrived in Vietnam.

New road leads to nowhere

No money for a new highway to connect to Highway 4, says reader.

Public can get involved in fight against shoreline litter

The Great Canadian Shoreline Cleanup is a conservation initiative of the Vancouver Aquarium and World Wildlife Federation.

Alberni Valley Bulldog centre John Gosbee rims a putt during the Bulldogs' annual charity golf tournament last Saturday.

Bulldog owners mark milestone in pre-season

Port Alberni Junior Hockey Society's ownership of the Bulldogs hit the one year mark.

Alberni Valley Bulldog centre John Gosbee rims a putt during the Bulldogs' annual charity golf tournament last Saturday.

Dead grass no bother to dead

Money would be well spent on other things than keeping the grass green at the cemetery.

Port Alberni's mixed fours team is victorious in a tournament at the Courtenay Lawn Bowling Club.

Bowlers win in Courtenay

Port Alberni bowlers were undefeated in the Aug. 10-11 tournament.

Port Alberni's mixed fours team is victorious in a tournament at the Courtenay Lawn Bowling Club.

Valley groups share $15K in salmon enhancement grants

The Alberni Valley Enhancement Society received $14,450 for three separate projects and the Uchucklesaht Tribe received $1,500.

BCHL: Bulldogs excited about training camp starting Aug. 18

While the Bulldogs prepare for training camp, team captain Ryan Lough and Evan Tironese are headed to try out with a USHL team.