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Soapbox derby a success in uptown Port Alberni

Organizers say an adult racing category is coming for 2020

  • Jul 22, 2019

Watch the museum come to life with Our Town in Port Alberni

July 23 event takes place at Gyro Recreation Park

How much do you know about the moon?

To mark the 50th anniversary of the first lunar landing, see how well you know space

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Port Alberni has fun at 74th annual Fall Fair
What would you do if you missed out on $1-million dollars?
Canadian Tire replaces stolen toys for Salvation Army
Ask Santa

Descend to the depths of diving history in Port Alberni

New exhibit opens at Maritime Discovery Centre

  • Jul 19, 2019

Port Alberni’s soapbox derby offers televised event

Fourth annual event will take place on Lower Argyle on July 20

Join a food asset mapping focus group in Port Alberni

Learn about food mapping heritage in Port Alberni and Clayoquot Sound

  • Jul 16, 2019

Rare white ravens spotted again in mid-Island

Nature photographer Mike Yip said mysterious birds back in Coombs area

‘Lightning’ hits Sproat Lake for annual regatta

Alberni Valley Regatta Association hosted sixth annual races

New gazebo for Alberni’s Heritage Place

SONJA DRINKWATER SPECIAL TO THE NEWS Residents of Heritage Place Assisted Living…

  • Jul 13, 2019

Sproat Lake Regatta returns to Alberni Valley

Sproat Lake to host racing action from July 14-15

Trinity Church in Port Alberni welcomes accessibility improvements

Community hall will now be an emergency reception centre in South Port

North Island College honours Mary Pat Thompson with Emeritus designation

Thompson joined the Port Alberni campus in 2004

  • Jul 4, 2019

PAC RIM ACTIVE: Taylor River campsite in the Alberni Valley presents opportunity

The recent fire by the Taylor River brought an issue back to mind…

  • Jul 3, 2019

Winners crowned in 2019 Miss BC competition

The province-wide competition brings contestants to Fort Langley for 14 years in a row

Get moving and grooving for Our Town in Port Alberni

First Our Town event of the summer takes place Tuesday, July 9

QUIZ: How much do you really know about Canada?

Put your knowledge to the test with these 20 questions on Canadian facts

Vancouver-based artist paints Zeballos wildfires

Paintings by Liz Toohey-Wiese address climate change, effects of economy on physical world

VALLEY SENIORS: Music is a family affair for the Noiles siblings

Five of six siblings sing in Port Alberni’s Folk Song Circle

  • Jun 29, 2019