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Alberni adventurers talk about trekking Vancouver Island’s ‘Secret Coast’

Windh will share photos and stories from the expedition at Alberni Valley Museum

Port Alberni remembers our veterans

Remembrance Day ceremonies took place Nov. 11

QUIZ: Do you know the way to Sesame Street?

The iconic children’s television show first aired 50 years ago

Salmon Fest derby ticket wins Alberni man $1,000

The last winner of the 48th Port Alberni Salmon Festival has finally…

Not looking forward to raking? Here’s why to leave the leaves

Nature Conservancy of Canada has good news for those who hate yard work

Langara College honours 49 alums and staff to mark 49 years

School received more than 200 nominations for the awards that recognize one’s community impact

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Port Alberni remembers on Nov. 11
Port Alberni students celebrate National Forest Week
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Canadian Tire replaces stolen toys for Salvation Army

Port Alberni’s veterans: then and now

Eight veterans are portrayed in their wartime photographs and as they are in 2019

  • Nov 7, 2019

Port Alberni’s Legion in danger of closing

Branch 293 executive hope volunteers step up to fill vacant roles

Port Alberni high school Bee Club hosts talk on pest-resistant honey bees

ADSS Bee Club provides students with hands on experience

  • Nov 6, 2019

PAC RIM ACTIVE: An overlooked beach for an off-season walk

China Creek Marina is off the beaten path after the fishermen have gone home

  • Nov 6, 2019

Port Alberni hosts Ready, Set, Learn event

85 adults and 112 children were at Neill Elementary School

  • Nov 6, 2019

Flag flies to remember in Port Alberni

Remembrance Day flag raising took place in front of Port Alberni City Hall on Oct. 28

  • Nov 5, 2019

Port Alberni’s veterans give back to community with poppy campaign

Port Alberni’s annual poppy campaign has begun. Members of the Royal Canadian…

QUIZ: How much do you really know about Halloween?

There’s a lot more to this night of frights than ghosts, pumpkins and candy

PHOTOS: Kids enjoy pre-Halloween fun in the Alberni Valley

Youngsters camein costume for these warm ups to Halloween

‘Living’ tree masks a cultural marvel at Port Alberni farm

Cedars will one day consume carver’s ephemeral artwork

  • Oct 30, 2019

Weather balloon from California rescued near Campbell River

Search led rescuers to remote wilderness on Quadra Island

Alberni’s library has many services for senior patrons

October is Library Month at the Vancouver Island Regional Library

  • Oct 28, 2019

Book tells tale of how B.C. office fax led to U.S. con man

Island man spent a few years tracking down victims listed on faxes

Enjoy a spooky Halloween weekend in the Alberni Valley

There are many Halloween-themed events taking place in Port Alberni this weekend