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VIDEO: Watch IHIT press conference

VIDEO: Watch IHIT press conference

Watch a streaming feed of a press conference held by the Integrated Homicide Investigation Team.

VIDEO: Watch IHIT press conference
Emergency crews attend to a pedestrian that was hit near the intersection of 10th Avenue and Redford Street on Tuesday

Pedestrian hit near 10th Avenue and Redford Street

One patient has been transported to West Coast General Hospital after being struck by a vehicle on Tuesday, Nov. 1.

Emergency crews attend to a pedestrian that was hit near the intersection of 10th Avenue and Redford Street on Tuesday

Alberni Airborne volleyball recruiting

Check out their website at albernivolleyball.com or e-mail Lindsay at l.mcivor@shaw.ca, or Jay at jelenadyer@gmail.com.

Port Alberni RCMP are seeking a suspect in an Oc.t 20 hit-and-run.

Port Alberni RCMP seek suspect vehicle fleeing hit-and-run scene

Anyone who has information about the collision, the suspect vehicle or its driver is asked to contact the Port Alberni RCMP at 250-723-2424.

Port Alberni RCMP are seeking a suspect in an Oc.t 20 hit-and-run.
Port Alberni have responded to several reports of vehicles thefts lately.

Thefts from vehicles on the rise in Port Alberni

Over this past weekend (Oct. 22-23), the Port Alberni RCMP Detachment responded to seven reports of thefts from vehicles.

Port Alberni have responded to several reports of vehicles thefts lately.
Kelly Gilday

Port Alberni hires new fire chief

City of Langley deputy fire Chief Kelly Gilday will take over the PAFD helm on Nov. 28

Kelly Gilday

Cantimber Biotech to start stack testing process Nov. 3

Cantimber on Alberni waterfront will start stack testing with warmup procedure Nov. 3 and tests Nov. 7–10.

Port Alberni Genealogy club celebrates 30th anniversary

The club was formed in 1986 as a small group who met monthly in each others’ homes to discuss their respective genealogical “brick walls."

The Pressing Matter fruit press pressed almost 10

Alberni apple press a success

Almost 10,000 lbs of apples were pressed into juice this Sunday by the Pressing Matter fruit press from Courtenay.

The Pressing Matter fruit press pressed almost 10

Thieves target power boats in Alberni

The Port Alberni RCMP is cautioning people in the region to secure their vessels.

City of Port Alberni plans to replace engineer

Port Alberni city council has released notice of the city’s intention to replace the city engineer.

The Classical Concert Committee meets at Char’s Landing to form a board and begin planning for Oct.membership and upcoming concerts for the Alberni Valley Classical Concert Series.

Classical concerts in the works for Alberni

Memberships for the new series will be available at the Rollin Art Centre, Char’s Landing or from individual members of the committee.

The Classical Concert Committee meets at Char’s Landing to form a board and begin planning for Oct.membership and upcoming concerts for the Alberni Valley Classical Concert Series.

DRAW Gallery hosts exhibit

The Fall in Love with Art group exhibit is at the DRAW Gallery until Nov. 25.

Jolie McMullan cuddles a pup during an Alberni Valley Kennel Club Dog Show.

Alberni dog show Oct. 14-16

The 52nd annual Alberni Valley Kennel Club Dog Show comes to Glenwood Centre on Oct. 14-16.

Jolie McMullan cuddles a pup during an Alberni Valley Kennel Club Dog Show.

Courtenay-Alberni MP hosts business walks

Johns will partner with local Chambers of Commerce and municipal leaders to hear from small business owners.

Heavy rains and strong winds are expected to blast southwestern B.C. starting Wednesday night.

Series of storms set to batter B.C.’s south coast

Heavy rains, strong winds set to lash southwestern B.C.

Heavy rains and strong winds are expected to blast southwestern B.C. starting Wednesday night.

Toquaht Nation joins ACRD board

The Toquaht Nation joined the ACRD Board as a full voting member effective as of Oct. 1, 2016.

Bulldogs sign new defenceman

Cameron Kuhl, from Clifton Park, NY, joins the Alberni Valley Bulldogs.

Zone 2 North Island dragonboaters compete in the 55+ games held in Coquitlam from Sept. 21-24.

Alberni well represented at 55+ games

A total of 26 athletes from Port Alberni attended, winning 33 medals between them.

Zone 2 North Island dragonboaters compete in the 55+ games held in Coquitlam from Sept. 21-24.

Pedestrian hit at Third Avenue and Napier Street

Port Alberni RCMP responded to a motor vehicle crash on Third Avenue and Napier Street involving a pedestrian.