LETTER: Bylaw officers a valuable tool for Alberni’s toolbox

I would like to address the concerns regarding the costs of bylaw enforcement…

  • Feb 7th, 2018

LETTER: ‘Stinkin’ thinking’ sinking Port Alberni

Sounds exactly like the community meeting held 10 years ago…

  • Feb 7th, 2018

LETTER: Higher fences could deter residential crime, says Port Alberni writer

Would a six-foot fence stop a home invasion? Maybe.

  • Feb 7th, 2018

LETTER: Weaver fiddles while B.C.’s economic prospects burn

Skeena MLA warns of damage to B.C. investment from Green threats

  • Feb 6th, 2018

Tsunami warning roundup

Here’s what readers had to say about last week’s tsunami warning

  • Jan 31st, 2018
Family Day fun in Port Alberni
North Island College (Alberni campus) open house
Fire at Alberni Pacific Division Sawmill in Port Alberni
Alberni Teens Can Rock 2018

LETTER: Seniors with cancer caught in catch-22

I am a retired woman living in a small town…

  • Jan 24th, 2018

LETTER: Alberni’s film fest series deserves public support

How fortunate we are to have another excellent lineup of movies to enjoy…

  • Jan 24th, 2018

Carpet bowlers have been excluded from BC 55+ Games and Canada 55+ Games

Gold medal carpet bowling winners not able to defend their titles in 2018

  • Jan 18th, 2018

LETTER: What has Alberni’s council done in three years?

It is time to assess councillors’ performance since being elected…

  • Jan 17th, 2018

LETTERS: Plastic bags an ‘easy feel-good fix’

Bags have secondary uses, other problems more pressing

  • Jan 12th, 2018

LETTER: Building decisions for Highway 4 baffle writer

We all know a secondary or upgraded route would benefit our community drastically…

  • Jan 10th, 2018

LETTER: Messages are getting mixed up over climate change

Climate change concerns were likely hurt over the long term by the image of the aging polar bear…

  • Dec 27th, 2017

LETTER: Writer gives Christmas shoutout to a band of angels

I refer to those who work in the health-care sector…

  • Dec 20th, 2017

LETTER: High wages cannot sustain sawmills, says writer

The recent protest meeting about the future of the Somass sawmill was a huge waste of time…

  • Dec 20th, 2017