Local News

San Group wants to expand forest holdings in Alberni Valley

Mill owners announce new shifts, commitment to keeping logs, jobs on Island

Alberni Salvation Army’s kettle campaign in dire need of volunteers

Campaign is only at 30 percent of its total in major fundraiser

Status quo is no longer an option, says Mayor Mike Ruttan

Alberni mayor delivers address at organizational meeting

Bringing Alberni Valley’s past back to life

Annual heritage awards honour First Nations, Industrial Heritage Society

  • Dec 13th, 2017

Alberni Valley Community Foundation receives large bequest from Berg estate

Richard Berg lived most of his life in the Alberni Valley

Developers reveal plans for old ADSS lands at public hearing

Residential plan to be phased in, says developer

SAN Group Mill announces more shifts
  • 15 hours ago
Breakfast with Santa at McLean Mill
    Slash burning north of Port Alberni
      Glenwood Centre fire (new video)

        Port Alberni pitches wildfire suppression centre

        City proposes partnership with FPInnovations, Coulson Aviation to develop centre

        Two adults rescued after falling down embankment at Roger Creek

        Emergency crews responded to the call around 2:30 p.m. on Tuesday

        Icy roads sent truck down steep embankment

        One seriously injured in single vehicle crash on Bamfield Main Road

        • Dec 12th, 2017

        Thieves stealing home heating oil in Port Alberni

        Home owners advised to secure their oil tanks

        • Dec 11th, 2017

        Head on crash on Beaver Creek Road caused by possible impaired driver

        Port Alberni driver scheduled to appear in court

        • Dec 11th, 2017

        BC Ferries adds extra sailings for Christmas

        More than 175 sailings are being added, including 130 between the Lower Mainland and Vancouver Island

        Coulson Aviation joins aerial fight against California fires

        Vancouver Island-based Coulson sends two C-130 aircraft to fight fires

        ADSS athletes step up for food drive

        200 students, coaches and volunteers participate in annual athletic department food drive

        Forest companies cancel Alberni council appearance

        Forest companies pull out of scheduled Alberni council meeting, citing ‘safety concerns’

        Port Alberni walks for remembrance

        ACAWS, community members, hold candlelight walk for National Day of Remembrance

        Port Alberni holds first Reconciliation Committee meeting

        Committee discusses the possibility of creating a ‘made in Port Alberni’ response to TRC

        ACAWS to hold candlelight walk

        Join Alberni Community and Women’s Services Society on Dec. 6

        • Dec 5th, 2017

        City of Port Alberni to hold public hearing for former ADSS lands

        District Acquisitions Corporation is proposing to develop the vacant lot in multiple phases

        • Dec 5th, 2017