Local Business

B.C. minister warned salmon farm not to restock

Letter to Marine Harvest not a threat, Lana Popham says

BUSINESS BEAT: Alberni businesses have much to celebrate

October is small business month and there is much to celebrate about businesses in Alberni Valley

  • Oct 18th, 2017

Canada’s Supreme Court to hear from small B.C. wineries

Okanagan wineries granted intervener status in monumental case

BUSINESS BEAT: It’s game on for Westcoast Home Hardware

Gold pickers, cooking classes for toddlers and more in this week’s business beat.

  • Sep 27th, 2017

Finalists announced for 2017 Torch Awards on Vancouver Island

These awards handed out by the Better Business Bureau honour companies that demonstrate ethics and integrity.

Sail Past at Harbour Quay 2017
    Tis the Season
      Jeepers Creepers at McLean Mill
        $2-million donation for B.C. Cancer

          BUSINESS BEAT: Alberni businesses celebrate in August

          From anniversaries to open houses, it’s a busy month

          • Aug 15th, 2017

          Mobile eatery makes its home in Alberni

          Bistro Breizh offers new fare for food lovers

          BUSINESS BEAT: Alberni businesses lend a hand to wildfire victims

          Walk the Coast wins nationwide contest, SteamPunk Café selling keychains for charity, and more.

          • Jul 25th, 2017

          BIZ BEAT: Codfathers Fish Market reopens with new look

          Chamber of Commerce elects new board, 7-Eleven partners with WE and more

          • Jun 13th, 2017

          Alberni Co-op breaks ground on third gas bar

          Gas bar and convenience store will be largest of three in Port Alberni

          Preparing for Mother’s Day in Port Alberni

          This weekend is the busiest for florists as people prepare to spend on Mom

          BUSINESS BEAT: Chamber gala highlights best of Alberni businesses

          The annual Alberni Valley Chamber of Commerce community excellence awards will be presented April 21

          • Apr 18th, 2017

          Port Alberni’s Serious Coffee reopens after mall fire

          A December fire in an adjacent unit at a 10th Avenue strip mall caused damage to two other units

          Alberni women named to Island’s Top 20 Under 40

          Lisa George and Jolleen Dick have been recognized for their community achievements.

          Export pilot program grows small businesses in the Alberni Valley

          The Export Navigator Program aims to expand small businesses by making them export ready

          BUSINESS BEAT: Alberni businesses earn recognition beyond city borders

          Alberni Valley charities also benefit from efforts of businesses

          • Mar 28th, 2017