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Port Alberni’s 35th Toy Run draws 420 riders

Gloomy weather didn’t dampen spirits

Participants double at Parkinson’s Superwalk in Port Alberni

Second annual event also saw an increase in funds raised

  • Sep 14, 2019

B.C. conservation officers: Don’t leave food out ahead of bears’ foraging season

Officers will be conducting ‘attractant audits’ and ticketing violators of the B.C. Wildlife Act

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Port Alberni remembers on Nov. 11
Port Alberni students celebrate National Forest Week
What would you do if you missed out on $1-million dollars?
Canadian Tire replaces stolen toys for Salvation Army

More growers sign onto Alberni Valley’s Family Farms Day

Self-guided tours take place Sunday around Alberni Valley

  • Sep 11, 2019

VIDEO: Port Alberni has fun at 74th annual Fall Fair

Alberni District Fall Fair took place at the Fall Fair Grounds

Who’s got the final Valley Vonka ticket?

All 1,000 chocolate bars are sold out!

  • Sep 10, 2019

Former Port Alberni junior high school transformed into community hub

Public invited to open house at former Klitsa school on Sept. 14

Alberni-Clayoquot Regional District launches waste reduction plan

Program will be launched at the Alberni District Fall Fair, Sept. 5–8

  • Sep 5, 2019

Port Alberni to hold lantern walk for suicide awareness

Event hosted by Canadian Mental Health Association (CMHA)

FALL FAIR: Technical Safety BC will be at Port Alberni’s fair asking about ride safety.

Technical Safety BC is seeking feedback from community members…

  • Sep 4, 2019

PAC RIM ACTIVE: New tour company keys on beauty of Alberni Valley and beyond

Outdoor columnist gives Island-based tour operator a try

  • Sep 4, 2019

Play the Home-Grown Grocery event at the Alberni District Fall Fair

New initiative will be in the Farmers Feed Families building on Sept. 7

SALMON FEST 2019: Bullhead derby returns to Port Alberni’s Salmon Fest

Event saw 68 registered participants

  • Sep 3, 2019

VIDEO: Bears dine on salmon at Vancouver Island hatchery

Courtenay resident Erica Farrell took a drive to the Quinsam River hatchery…

SALMON FEST 2019: Stage will be jampacked with entertainment all weekend

Port Alberni’s Tyee Landing will be hopping with music, fishing and family fun

  • Aug 30, 2019

SALMON FEST 2019: Alberni Valley Tyee Club expecting banner year

For the first time in decades, tyees dominate leader board

  • Aug 29, 2019

SALMON FEST 2019: Food, fans and fun are the focus of the 48th Port Alberni Salmon Fest

Organizers are hoping to make the 48th annual Port Alberni Salmon Festival…

VALLEY SENIORS: Ann Tatoosh crosses the ocean to make a life in Port Alberni

Ann Tatoosh looks at the ticket that she has held onto for…

  • Aug 28, 2019

Bearfoot in the Park raises funds for Port Alberni women’s centre

Youth counselling programs benefit from first annual event

Casual car show will put the drive into food drive

Port Alberni’s Cars and Coffee will wrap up with a food drive in September