Sonja Drinkwater

Charity golf classic sells out again

The annual Charity Golf Classic was another sellout on Saturday as a full slate of teams took to the links at Alberni Golf Course.

Dragon boaters paddle Sproat Lake for Ladies Regatta

Fifteen teams came out to paddle on Sproat Lake for the West Coast Dragon Boat Society's Ladies Regatta.

Fishlock wins at annual Westwind show ‘n’ shine

The 20th annual Westwind Pub Show ‘n’ Shine was held Sunday on the hottest day of the year in Port Alberni so far.

Voices rising

The choir performed as part of the Light Up at Harbour Quay and Uptown Light-up

Curling kicks off in Port Alberni

League play starts on Monday, Oct. 6 at the Alberni Valley Curling Club.

Ramp camp

The second annual Jamie Collins Ramp Camp for Kids was held at Arrowvale Campground and Cottages in Collins’ memory.

Former Sproat Lake Fire Chief Passes away

Former Sproat Lake Fire Chief Harold Bishop passed away

Alberni’s Deklon Shadlock gets some sweet air at the wakeskate competition on Sunday

Deklon Shadlock of Port Alberni competes in the wakeskate competition on Sunday at the Sproat Lake Water Sports Association annual event.

Kirsten Greene paints during the Alberni Art Rave

Kirsten Greene, 11, paints in the window of Boutique Belles Amies on Saturday during the Art Rave and Boutique's Anniversary.

Fire chiefs for a day in Alberni

Two lucky tykes in Port Alberni were chosen to be fire chief for a day last week.

All the world’s his stage

Holden Cole, 13, will compete in the World Dance Championships in Poland later this year.

Aye, cap’n

Michael Dixon, four, tries out the captains chair on a search and rescue zodiac.

Summer buzz for Tour de Rock

Trends Design Team starts fundraising for the Cops for Cancer Tour de Rock in Port Alberni.

Alberni Toy Run a record breaker

The Port Alberni Toy run attracted a record number of motorcyclists and raised a record amount of money and toys.

Paddle Pushers win bronze at regatta

Port Alberni’s Paddle Pushers edged crosstown rivals the Ladies of the Lake at the Sproat Lake Women’s Dragon Boat Regatta.

Hickey hoodwinked on Alberni track

The dust was flying Aug. 27–28 with the Alberni Motorsports Park 4X4 races.

Wakeboard room in Alberni

It was sun and fun at the wakeboard and wakeskate event in Port Alberni last weekend.

Alberni boys come home for golf

The Alberni Valley Golf Classic was held at Alberni Golf Course and also featured out-of-town celebrities like sportscasters Jason Pires from CTV and Mira Laurence from A News.

Racers recover from rollover-filled opening

The first 4X4 races of the season were held at the end of May at the Port Alberni Motorsports Park, and they're already gearing up for more, June 25-26.