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City of Port Alberni ponders future of uptown train station

Developer interest in heritage building prompts discussion on uptown revitalization

Somass River sockeye fishery estimates cut in half

Local fisheries closed; poor ocean survival a prime suspect

  • Jul 15, 2019

CO’s call off efforts to trap bear who attacked North Island man

Woss man recuperating after incident on remote logging road

City of Port Alberni to discuss train station in committee of the whole meeting

City has received two “high quality” expressions of interest in redeveloping the train station

Port Alberni’s SPCA asks for help after three animals undergo surgery

The Alberni-Clayoquot branch of the SPCA is making a public appeal for…

  • Jul 12, 2019

New rental units proposed for Woodland Village in Port Alberni

The new development would include four five-storey buildings with 150 units

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Gallic Road fire
Port Alberni welcomes first of three cruise ships
Mass funerals begin after deadly Sri Lanka attacks
Minister not feeling great about social media co-operation as election nears

Port Alberni pitches for provincial food hub in former Port Fish processing plant

BC Ministry of Agriculture offering up to $750,000 for successful applicants

Port Alberni shines as visitors flock to waterfront for final cruise ship fest

Holland America’s Maasdam passengers give thumbs up to Island visit

Have your say on forest management legislation

Deadlines approach for public feedback

  • Jul 9, 2019

Does Alberni-Clayoquot have enough child care spaces?

The ACRD is developing a regional child care plan and wants to hear from parents, providers

Port Alberni father acquitted in baby girl’s death

Warren Baader not guilty of manslaughter in 2016 death of daughter, Molly, in Port Alberni court

Alberni Valley wildfires have carelessness in common

Mosaic Forest Management urging the public to be more cautious

  • Jul 1, 2019

Cannabis ‘campus’ planned for Alberni Valley

Wild Coast Canna hosts public meeting in Port Alberni

Port Alberni crosswalks, sidewalks not safe, say seniors

Curb drops ‘extremely treacherous’

  • Jun 27, 2019

Mosaic says Port Alberni can expect fewer logging trucks through town

Company is using the Shoemaker log dump on the west shore of Alberni Harbour

  • Jun 27, 2019

Port Alberni cannabis operation issued temporary permit

Production still more than a year away

  • Jun 26, 2019

No ‘imminent’ health risks at McLean Mill, says medical health officer

Remediation costs for historic site raises concerns

  • Jun 25, 2019

Port Alberni resident assaulted after confronting thief

RCMP warn residents to call for police assistance

  • Jun 25, 2019