Port Alberni Mayor Mike Ruttan

Welcome, sister city

A delegation from Abashiri came to visit Port Alberni at the end of March.

Port Alberni Mayor Mike Ruttan, centre, and Coun. Denis Sauve present Abashiri delegation leader Saito Hideyuki with an RCMP belt as a token of appreciation, Monday morning at city hall. Thirteen students and three adults from Abashiri in Japan spent a whirlwind visit in Port Alberni, continuing our sister city partnership.

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