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QUIZ: How much do you know about British Columbia?

On this B.C. Day long weekend, put your knowledge of our province to the test

Island bottle depot holds drive to help former worker

Dennis Renaud was diagnosed with cancer only months after retiring

LOOK BACK: Canadian Pacific Railway’s wharf in Port Alberni

Take a peek at Alberni Valley history with the Alberni Valley Museum

Alberni Valley church holds ‘drive-in’ service

Pastor Bill Cottrill said he missed having personal contact with his parishioners

  • Jul 28, 2020

LOOK BACK: The legacy of Armour and Helen Ford

Take a peek at Alberni Valley history with the Alberni Valley Museum

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IHS Vintage Trucks on Canada Day
Port Alberni's 2020 grads celebrate
What would you do if you missed out on $1-million dollars?
Canadian Tire replaces stolen toys for Salvation Army

VALLEY SENIORS: Learning a second language has a number of benefits

Port Alberni Sunshine Club offers free Spanish lessons for seniors

  • Jul 29, 2020

QUIZ: A summer’s day on the water

How much do you know about boats and other watercraft?

Victoria Humane Society rallies to save sick golden retriever puppy surrendered in Nanaimo

Six-week-old Elliott battles severe pneumonia

  • Jul 25, 2020

QUIZ: In honour of Prince George

The heir to the British throne celebrates his birthday on July 22

Freethy joins ACRD’s Emergency Operations Centre in new role

Former parks and recreation programmer is familiar with emergency support services

Monsoon Festival of Performing Arts turns digital for fifth anniversary

The festival celebrates South Asian artists and performers

LOOK BACK: The first play produced in ‘New Alberni’

Take a peek at Alberni Valley history with the Alberni Valley Museum

North Island College announces 2020 graduation award winners

North Island College has announced the award recipients for the 2020 Graduation…

  • Jul 12, 2020

QUIZ: Are you ready for a summer road trip?

How much do you really know about roads, motor vehicles and car culture? Take this quiz to find out.

LOOK BACK: Fred Brand, Brand’s Sawmill

Take a peek at Alberni Valley history with the Alberni Valley Museum

Port Alberni Toy Run launches new fundraiser for 2020

Toy Run teddy bears will help replace funds lost due to COVID-19 changes

Longtime volunteer retires from Port Alberni’s Abbeyfield House

Doreen Bessette honoured for two decades of volunteerism

Inside the undefined world of a Rainbow Family gathering in B.C.

Celebrations are underway to mark the annual gathering of the controversial Rainbow Family of Living Light

96-year-old woman scales B.C. butte with help of family, friends

‘I did as I was told and I enjoyed every minute of it’