Kristi Dobson

Salvation Army on Argyle is soon to open

The two Salvation Army locations will be housed together in the Argyle Street building

Alberni Valley swimmers compete at provincials

Four Tsunami Swim Club members took part in the AA Provincial Championships in Chilliwack

Alberni skating club’s carnival on ice returns

Unique program makes Enchanted Forest skating show accessible to SD70 students

Artist brings enchanted forest to life

Andrea Cole is the artist who will provide the backdrop for the Mount Arrowsmith Skating Club's Enchanted Forest On Ice.

Sproat loggers hold annual derby

The Sproat Lake Loggers’ Winter-Spring Derby is held annually during the first week of March at Poett Nook Marina, down the Alberni Inlet.

Alberni’s own timber king

A locally born and raised construction entrepreneur has been chosen to be featured on a national television reality show.

Students arrive from Abashiri

The annual student delegation from Abashiri, Japan arrived on Saturday and will spend a few days in Port Alberni.

Wheels rolling for Alberni skate park growth

A group of Port Alberni skateboarders are hoping to raise money to improve the city's current skatepark that was built 20 years ago.

Bread of Life raising funds to offer seven days of meals

The organization is hoping the community will dig deep in their pockets to help out and count on the holiday season for generous donations.

Alberni choirs join for winter show

Three Port Alberni choirs are getting ready for a seasonal performance on Dec. 4.

Alberni Skating Club Carnival makes comeback

The Mount Arrowsmith Skating Club has an active group of members who are busy working on upcoming events.

Alberni youth encouraged to try curling

On Saturday, Oct. 29, the Alberni Valley Curling Club will host a clinic, designed for 10- to 13-year-olds.

Soccer thrives in fall

Soccer season has started in the Valley and players now have the opportunity to continue playing through the spring season.

Halloween hijinx abound

Halloween in just around the corner and there is plenty of activities in Alberni this week for people of all ages.

Badmington going strong in Alberni

The indoor racket sport, open to all ages, has just begun a new season and is open to all levels and abilities.

Brad Piatka’s legacy will carry on in Alberni

The sudden passing of renowned local artist Brad Piatka came as a shock to his family and friends.

Alberni parents provide artistic opportunities

A small group of parents are hoping to make a big impact on the arts in Port Alberni.

Alberni Valley volunteer fair returns Sept. 21

Many organizations in Port Alberni are facing the challenge of a lack of volunteers.

Argyle Street building progressing steadily

The Salvation Army will occupy the main floor of the former federal building, now called Libberock.

Peak DJ bids Valley goodbye

Ashleigh Clark is saying goodbye to her Peak radio gig and the Alberni Valley after two years as the 'afternoon drive' host.