Life

Unicyclist starts his cross-Canada trip in Vancouver

Taylor Stark started his journey May 7

  • May 23rd, 2018

Port Alberni parents have until May 23 to nominate their superhero for Childcare Month

Who is your superhero when it comes to your child’s preschool or daycare?

Video: B.C. canines crowned for saving owner’s life

One-year-later Matthew Smith is still recovering, in Campbell River

PAC RIM ACTIVE: Alberni Inlet Trail still a work in progress

The Inlet Trail meanders almost 30 kilometres down the eastern side of the Alberni Inlet

  • May 2nd, 2018

VALLEY SENIORS: 99 youthful years for Bertha Levesque

Longest-standing resident of Abbeyfield has a sharp mind and clever personality

  • Apr 25th, 2018

Columnist Sonja Drinkwater ‘downsizing’ at Alberni Valley News

Celebrate popular Scene and Heard writer at April 22 retirement party

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PAC RIM ACTIVE: Exploring the obscure but lovely Fossli Provincial Park

It is a beautiful place to hike or paddle at any time of year

  • Apr 4th, 2018

VALLEY SENIORS: Society provides housing for seniors

Ernie Bigelow is proud of his society’s contributions

  • Mar 28th, 2018

Are Vancouver Islanders ready for the 2018 wildfire season?

Foresters concerned residents don’t take the threat seriously enough

  • Mar 16th, 2018

Surrounded by coastal serenity, tourists spontaneously tie the knot in Ucluelet

“I said, jokingly, to Justin, ‘Hey, you want to get married today?’ He said, ‘Yeah!’

PAC RIM ACTIVE: Salmon habitat enhancement underway on the Somass River

Fish habitat enhancement project draws curious onlookers at Victoria Quay

  • Mar 7th, 2018

VALLEY SENIORS: Meals on Wheels offers assistance for home-bound

For almost 50 years, the program has delivered daily nutritious meals in Port Alberni

  • Feb 28th, 2018

‘You just don’t know when someone has a challenge’

Wounded Warriors Run BC spreads awareness of mental health, hopes to raise $100,000

PAC RIM ACTIVE: The iconic Tri-conic Loop

The Tri-Conic “Iconic” bicycling route features many wonderful things

  • Feb 7th, 2018

LIV: How to plan a wedding in three days

Port Alberni’s Kaitlyn Deforest and Dave Johnston didn’t have a ‘traditional’ wedding ceremony

LIV: Travel on a shoestring budget

Check out these smart and frugal travel tips for exciting international experiences

  • Feb 1st, 2018