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Bullhead derby returns to Port Alberni with new date, location

Lions Club partners with Maritime Discovery Centre

Trio of Cops for Cancer Tour de Rock events planned for Port Alberni

Cancer Society volunteers work behind the scenes to fundraise for tour

Motorsport Circuit opens its doors for 7th annual Vancouver Island Motor Gathering Aug. 26

A fabulous mix of vehicles will be on display in Duncan for car fans and their families to enjoy

‘It’s like a party in your mouth’

B.C. creator’s Milkshake Burger makes its debut at the PNE

Take to the sky for final Our Town in Port Alberni

Last summer evening event takes place at Harbour Quay

  • Aug 14th, 2018

Sproat Lake fire department opens doors

Volunteer fire department in the Alberni Valley is seeking new recruits

  • Aug 8th, 2018
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Port Alberni shows Pride
Our Town 2018 - Real Life Heroes
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Port Alberni celebrates Canada Day

Q&A: Author Susan Musgrave talks loss of notorious bank robber husband

The Globe and Mail’s Marsha Lederman talked with Musgrave before a live audience

How well do you really know British Columbia?

To celebrate B.C. Day, take this 20-question test to find out how much you know about our province

Vimy Foundation’s educational experience of a lifetime awaits Island girl

Chemainus’ Woodruff one of only 14 students from across Canada chosen for prestigious program

Cars and Coffee becoming a regular event in Port Alberni

Classic Car Adventures members share enthusiasm for four-wheeled classics

  • Aug 6th, 2018

Passport to Heritage launched in Alberni Valley

New feature ties together four heritage sites in and around Port Alberni

  • Aug 3rd, 2018

VIDEO: B.C. nine-year-old wins invite to world Pokemon championships

Currently ranked 21 among junior players in North America

Travel plans ahead for $675,000 Vancouver Island lottery winner

Collen Woods bought her ticket at a gas station in Victoria

Enjoy a movie under the stars in Port Alberni

Third Our Town event has a Mexican fiesta theme

  • Aug 2nd, 2018

Miracle Treat Day returns Aug. 9 in support of BC Children’s Hospital

Annual Dairy Queen Blizzard fundraiser now in its 16th year

  • Aug 1st, 2018

Port Alberni shows Pride

Fourth annual Pride Fest drew a crowd

Kool-Aid man to run for mayor of B.C. town

Comedian Danny Nunes hopes youth will “drink the kool-aid” and exercise their vote

Japanese Canadian recounts life in B.C. internment camp

Salmon Arm centenarian shares story of forced relocation from Vancouver to Yard Creek in the Shuswap.