Local News

BC Green Party leader visits northern B.C. pipeline protest site

Adam Olsen calls for better relationship between Canada, British Columbia and First Nations

Stray cat with ‘serious burns’ recovering at Alberni SPCA

The BC SPCA’s Alberni-Clayoquot branch is asking members of the public for help with medical costs

B.C. government puts kibosh on drag racing at Alberni Valley Regional Airport

AVDRA was hopeful for a three-year temporary contract to race at the airport

Public invited to join Port Alberni budget discussions

Committee of the whole meeting scheduled for Jan. 20

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Snow Day in Port Alberni
House burns on Third Avenue in Port Alberni
Motorhome Fire-Jaylee Mobile Home Park
Victoria News Update

Winter storm warning lifted for most of southern Vancouver Island

Schools open in Alberni, capital region, closed Campbell River to Cowichan

Port Alberni RCMP to offer online crime reporting

Website will go live on January 23, 2020

  • Jan 14, 2020

Students in Port Alberni sound alarm over upcoming cuts to youth counselling

In-school support from family guidance association ends March 31

  • Jan 14, 2020

Port Alberni hires community policing manager for safety team

Dave Cusson was the community policing manager for the city of Nanaimo

‘It was mayhem’: Storm causes huge damage at Vancouver Island marina

Boat crashes ashore, 150 feet of breakwater crumbles at the Beachcomber Marina in Nanoose Bay

Disaster Aid Canada raises over $40,000 for Australian wildfire relief efforts

Funds will be directed to Rotary clubs on the ground in impacted communities

Death of famed Island artist Modeste mourned

World famous carving talents began under the guidance of high school teacher

Port Alberni’s shelter prepares to house homeless during upcoming cold snap

Environment Canada is forecasting sub-zero weather and possible flurries for Vancouver Island

Friends, family in Port Alberni rally around single mom who lost home to fire

Sister-in-law starts gofundme account for Monica Odenwald and daughter

BC Ferries cancels morning sailings as heavy winds hit Georgia Strait

Wind warning issued for region by Environment Canada, not clear when sailings will resume

Campbell River RCMP drug sting leads to 10 people charged

Another 10 people will likely also face charges

Flu hospitalizations see significant drop across Vancouver Island

Less than a third of the number of people have been hospitalized due to influenza since last year