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20 things we bet you didn’t know about the Franklin Expedition

Echoes in the Ice wraps up at the Alberni Valley Museum on June 8

Show and Shine draws hundreds of spectators in Port Alberni

Westwind Pub hosts 23rd annual event

  • Jun 4, 2019

Organization for Alberni’s Canada Day parade well underway

Plans are coming together for a Canada Day Parade on Third Avenue…

  • Jun 3, 2019
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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
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Alberni Valley firefighters fundraise for Wounded Warriors Canada

Firefighters in the Alberni Valley passed the hat among members last month…

SENIORS: Alberni Lifeline offers second line of defence

Alberni Lifeline Monitoring has been bringing security to seniors in their homes for 31 years

Are we killing hummingbirds with our kindness?

Numerous hummingbirds have died in Port Alberni over the past few weeks

  • May 30, 2019

Volunteer helps restore Alberni Valley’s industrial heritage

Tom Maher is a longtime member of the Western Vancouver Island Industrial Heritage Society

  • May 29, 2019

SENIORS: From bus driver to bush pilot, Alberni’s Bill Cove lives storied career

Cove moved with his family to Port Alberni in 1987 and joined the Alberni Flying Club in 1988

SENIORS: Sally Anderson is more than just Port Alberni’s flag lady

Read and Feed program takes up “99 percent” of her time

VALLEY SENIORS: Port Alberni group provides support for stroke survivors

The Stroke Recovery Foundation of BC has assisted thousands of stroke survivors and their families

  • May 26, 2019

Boomer’s Legacy Ride from CFB Comox now has Port Alberni route as well

Cyclists can choose round trip from Comox to Nanaimo, or Alberni-Nanaimo-Comox

  • May 24, 2019

Improve your life and theirs, adopt a cat from the BC SPCA

The BC SPCA holds an adult cat adoption promotion

Port Alberni’s West Coast Rangers hold rendezvous

Three-day event featured historical re-enactment

  • May 23, 2019

Port Alberni’s ‘Army of Problem Solvers’ to the rescue

Facebook group gathers people who just want to help their neighbours

  • May 22, 2019

Industrial Heritage Society takes vintage trucks to show in Reno, Nevada

Alberni Valley truckers to promote area’s resource-based heritage

Alberni Valley schools celebrate First Nations culture

First Nations Spring Festival hosted by SD70 and NTC

Celebrate with Cycle Alberni for Bike to Work and School Week

Celebration stations kick off at Jumping Slug Community Cyclery

Port Alberni to hold Walk for Dog Guides on May 26

Fundraising event one of 300 across Canada

Take the Fresh Steps Unplugged Challenge in Port Alberni

Are you doing your part to limit your child’s screen time?

  • May 16, 2019