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Bridge work to begin at busy Port Alberni intersection

Work begins on Gertrude Street bridge at intersection with Roger Street, Stamp Avenue

Port Alberni dips to record-breaking low temperature amid cold snap

The Vancouver Island city was the only one to break cold temperature records this week

Port Alberni man dies in rollover crash on Mount Arrowsmith logging road

Family and friends mourn loss of Connor Gagnon, thank his rescuers for their actions

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Toddler tumbles out of moving vehicle

Naked, bloody man drowns on Vancouver Island; police watchdog notified

Port Alberni RCMP received a call about man covered in blood at car wash

Port Alberni proposes 5.1 percent tax increase for 2020

Capital projects include community safety building, welcome sign

Port Alberni taxpayers will have to pay for damage to heritage rail cars

Damage didn’t quite reach city’s insurance deductible: CAO Tim Pley

Judge reserves sentencing decision in former northern B.C. mayor sex assault case

The Crown is seeking four to six years federal time; the defence wants 18 months in provincial jail

Catalytic converter stolen off Salvation Army van in Parksville

‘I’m very shocked and disappointed that someone would steal from the Salvation Army’

Port Alberni council wants to continue afternoon meetings

Council meetings were shifted from a 7 p.m. start time to a 2 p.m. start time in 2019

Port Alberni residents flee from police after crashing car

Two people have been arrested by Port Alberni RCMP

Coulson Aviation sends helicopters to Chile, Australia to fight wildfires

Chile’s president meets Canadian crew to say thank you

Alberni Valley residents ask ACRD to put brakes on cannabis industry

Public hearing over tighter restrictions in Alberni-Clayoquot Regional District gets emotional

  • Nov 23, 2019

Province argues in B.C. Supreme Court for smudging in schools, says it relates to curriculum

Hearing for case regarding indigenous cultural practice in Port Alberni classroom concluded Friday

Mosaic Forest Management announces forestry shutdown

Thousands of forestry workers in Coastal B.C. will be affected by ‘curtailment’

Port Alberni gets green light to fire up ice plant in Multiplex

Rink staff expect to have ice in main arena by Nov. 29

Port Alberni’s transgender community marks day of remembrance

Group gathers in front of city hall to remember 331 people who died in the past year

Alberni Valley Multiplex user groups wait for ice to return

Minor hockey, figure skating programs postponed and cancelled

Technical Safety BC says Alberni Valley Multiplex chiller safe to operate

Few conditions left for city to meet before making ice

Teacher says student was ‘happy’ to watch smudging ceremony at Port Alberni school

B.C. Supreme Court in Nanaimo hearing case over indigenous cultural practice in classroom

Talks between Western Forest Products and union break down

No more negotiations imminent between United Steelworkers 1-1937 and company