Erin Haluschak

Comox Valley student serves up more than 1,000 pieces of pi for charity

Comox Valley student serves up more than 1,000 pieces of pi for charity

It wasn’t a slice, but Comox Valley student Jack Boan broke his…

Comox Valley student serves up more than 1,000 pieces of pi for charity
The Canadian Forces Snowbirds are returning to the Comox Valley for their annual spring practice. File Photo

Snowbirds, F-18 set to visit Comox Valley for annual ‘spring training’

Canadian Forces teams will be at 19 Wing Comox for three weeks in April

The Canadian Forces Snowbirds are returning to the Comox Valley for their annual spring practice. File Photo
Merville Store owner Chris Ellis says Canada Post owes him nearly $30,000 in unpaid rent. Photo by Erin Haluschak

Vancouver Island store owner says Canada Post owes him nearly $30,000

Chris Ellis is waiting for his very important cheque in the mail.…

Merville Store owner Chris Ellis says Canada Post owes him nearly $30,000 in unpaid rent. Photo by Erin Haluschak
A driver and passenger were taken to hospital after their vehicle crashed into a building on the 2700 block of Cliffe Avenue Saturday. Photo by Erin Haluschak

Minor injuries after car veers into Courtenay dance studio

A driver and passenger were taken to hospital after their vehicle crashed…

A driver and passenger were taken to hospital after their vehicle crashed into a building on the 2700 block of Cliffe Avenue Saturday. Photo by Erin Haluschak
More than 20 firefighters battled a blaze early Friday morning in Comox. Photo by CTV Vancouver Island

Early morning fire destroys Vancouver Island cabin

An early morning fire Friday engulfed a Point Holmes area cabin under…

More than 20 firefighters battled a blaze early Friday morning in Comox. Photo by CTV Vancouver Island
Travellers were left to mull around in the Comox Airport lobby Friday morning, after being removed from Flight 8306 to Vancouver. A suspicious package was found aboard the plane. Photo by Debbie Bowman.

UPDATE: Suspicious package issue at Comox Airport resolved; YQQ open for business

Passengers removed from Flight 8306 to Vancouver

Travellers were left to mull around in the Comox Airport lobby Friday morning, after being removed from Flight 8306 to Vancouver. A suspicious package was found aboard the plane. Photo by Debbie Bowman.
WestJet’s ultra low-cost carrier Swoop began selling tickets Thursday through their website.

No Island destinations as WestJet’s Swoop airlines begins selling tickets

Tickets officially went on sale Thursday for WestJet’s ultra low-cost carrier Swoop,…

WestJet’s ultra low-cost carrier Swoop began selling tickets Thursday through their website.
VIDEO: Time-lapse of super blue moon lunar eclipse

VIDEO: Time-lapse of super blue moon lunar eclipse

Shot by Fox & Bee Studio

VIDEO: Time-lapse of super blue moon lunar eclipse
A crowdfunding campaign has been set up for the family of a snowboarder who died on Mount Washington this week. GoFundMe photo.

Deceased Mount Washington snowboarder identified

The snowboarder who was found unresponsive in a treed area on Mount…

A crowdfunding campaign has been set up for the family of a snowboarder who died on Mount Washington this week. GoFundMe photo.
Snowboarder dies at Vancouver Island ski resort

Snowboarder dies at Vancouver Island ski resort

Death at Mount Washington Alpine Resort

Snowboarder dies at Vancouver Island ski resort
Is it a Mona Lisa or is a Picasso more your style? Take a snap and find out with the Google Arts & Culture app.

Testing the Google Arts & Culture app

Going face to face with art

Is it a Mona Lisa or is a Picasso more your style? Take a snap and find out with the Google Arts & Culture app.
Road conditions wreak havoc for Comox Valley drivers

Road conditions wreak havoc for Comox Valley drivers

Icy road conditions early Monday morning kept first responders very busy throughout…

Road conditions wreak havoc for Comox Valley drivers
John Bindernagel always encouraged individuals to share stories or reports of sasquatch encounters with him. Photo submitted.

Renowned Comox Valley sasquatch researcher passes away

A renowned biologist and leading Canadian sasquatch researcher who called the Comox…

John Bindernagel always encouraged individuals to share stories or reports of sasquatch encounters with him. Photo submitted.
A UBC professor is looking to Comox to create a large-scale cannabis lab.

Comox cannabis lab takes step forward towards reality

A former Comox Valley resident and current adjunct botany professor at UBC…

A UBC professor is looking to Comox to create a large-scale cannabis lab.
RCMP responded to what is believed to be a targeted shooting in Courtenay Tuesday afternoon. Photo by Erin Haluschak

One man in hospital following targeted shooting in Courtenay

A 57-year-old Courtenay man is in hospital with a gunshot wound following…

RCMP responded to what is believed to be a targeted shooting in Courtenay Tuesday afternoon. Photo by Erin Haluschak
B.C. family advocating for drug decriminalization following death of son

B.C. family advocating for drug decriminalization following death of son

Federal NDP leader Jagmeet Singh has noted the New Democrats would decriminalize personal possession of all drugs

B.C. family advocating for drug decriminalization following death of son
A dump truck went up in flames Monday afternoon near Cumberland. Photo by Chris Behrens

VIDEO: Truck goes up in flames near Cumberland Monday

A truck caught fire Monday afternoon on Cumberland Road just west of…

A dump truck went up in flames Monday afternoon near Cumberland. Photo by Chris Behrens
The residence at 1775 Arden Road in Courtenay has been surrounded by police crime scene tape, and the 1700 block of Arden Road has been cordoned off since the early hours of Friday morning. Photo by Erin Haluschak

Police to respond to targeted shooting in Courtenay

A 50-year-old man was shot shortly after midnight Friday in a targeted…

The residence at 1775 Arden Road in Courtenay has been surrounded by police crime scene tape, and the 1700 block of Arden Road has been cordoned off since the early hours of Friday morning. Photo by Erin Haluschak
‘Surreal’ moment for B.C. man held in lockdown in Las Vegas

‘Surreal’ moment for B.C. man held in lockdown in Las Vegas

58 people were killed in a deadly mass shooting

‘Surreal’ moment for B.C. man held in lockdown in Las Vegas
UPDATE: One person dies in helicopter crash northwest of the Campbell River Airport

UPDATE: One person dies in helicopter crash northwest of the Campbell River Airport

One woman died in yesterday’s helicopter crash approximately three kilometres west of…

UPDATE: One person dies in helicopter crash northwest of the Campbell River Airport