Local Business

BIZ BEAT: Port Alberni businesses celebrate milestones

New digs, new owners for businesses in the Alberni Valley

  • Aug 22, 2018

North Island College offers sponsored prep cook program in Port Alberni

Certificate program starts in October 2018

  • Aug 16, 2018

Love affair blossoms from Cuban baseball tour for Island woman

Trucker Guzman ties the knot with Union de Reyes coach

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Strong winds, rain make a mess of Port Alberni
Conservation officers hunt for bears in Port Alberni
Toddler tumbles out of moving vehicle
Horgan says those breaking the law in Houston will have consequences

BIZ BEAT: Port Alberni’s first Indigenous-themed guest house opens

New beginnings and endings for businesspeople in Port Alberni

  • Jul 18, 2018

MacDermott’s Insurance wins B.C. Brokerage of the Year

Provincial centennial award a prestigious one for Port Alberni insurance firm

  • Jul 2, 2018

Tom Harris memorial fundraiser supports kids camps

Tom Harris Legacy Fund sends over 200 underpriviledged local kids to camp this summer.

BUSINESS BEAT: Rotarians from India visit Port Alberni

It’s patio season for many Alberni Valley eateries. What’s your favourite?

  • Jun 20, 2018

Welding opens doors for Port Alberni grads

Welding program runs at North Island College beginning in September

  • Jun 1, 2018

BUSINESS BEAT: Orthodontist John Pappel retires, but Alberni practice remains open

Alberni Chamber of Commerce elects new president, directors

  • May 30, 2018

Vancouver investor breathes new life into historic Port Alberni hotel and pub

New owner hopes to have Kingsway Pub open by Victoria Day weekend

VI Fitness files for bankruptcy

Workout locations across Greater Victoria closed permanently May 1

  • May 2, 2018

Port Alberni business community celebrates excellence

Annual community awards portray diversity in Alberni Valley businesses

BIZ BEAT: New faces and new spaces in Port Alberni

Van Isle Ford receives President’s Award for 2017

  • Apr 18, 2018

Taggart and Killeen depart CTV News Vancouver

Co-anchors exit news outlet amid ‘major refresh’ at station

BIZ BEAT: The Power of friendship leads to the Power of Three

Holistic health services available at the Studio on Third

  • Mar 21, 2018

Women in Business: Carla Crema

Carla Crema owns Carla’s Foot & Nail Care Mobile Service in Port Alberni

  • Mar 8, 2018

Women in Business: Janis Joseph

Janis Joseph is a Behaviour Consultant for Fresh Steps in Port Alberni

  • Mar 8, 2018

Women in Business: Liz Gaudet

Gaudet is a consultant for Investors Group in Port Alberni

  • Mar 8, 2018