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Adult literacy programs receive government boost in Port Alberni

Adult basic education programs receive $24,000 boost from province

Tseshaht First Nation celebrates opening of language house

Language house named after elder Kathy Robinson

Port Alberni non-profits not happy with permissive tax exemption policy

New policy reduces exemptions for organizations with alcohol sales, commercial sales

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Sea turtle rescued from Alberni Inlet
Mass funerals begin after deadly Sri Lanka attacks
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Toddler tumbles out of moving vehicle

City of Port Alberni plans to open ‘public safety building’ in Uptown area

City staff still looking for ‘suitable location’

  • Sep 23, 2019

John Horgan promises action after fatal mid-Island bus crash

Premier cites students, local Indigneous community as reason to repair the road

Forestry watchdog warned B.C. government about Bamfield Road in 2008

Ombudsman’s specific concerns re-surface in wake of fatal bus crash

Bus crash survivor petitions Justin Trudeau to fix road where classmates died

UVic student’s petition well over halfway to 5k signature goal

Alberni-Clayoquot Regional District to hear feedback on cannabis production

Bylaw amendment could limit cannabis production in the district

UPDATE: UVic students killed in Bamfield bus crash were from Winnipeg, Iowa City

RCMP also said a second vehicle was in the area at the time of the collision

Bamfield Road safety concerns resurface after fatal bus crash

Huu-ay-aht First Nations wants a safe route between Bamfield and Port Alberni

City of Port Alberni offers support after fatal bus crash

Two University of Victoria students killed after crash en route to Bamfield Marine Sciences Centre

Alberni School District considers three name changes

Neill Elementary, Ucluelet Secondary and school district need new names

Alberni School District considers three name changes

Neill Elementary, Ucluelet Secondary and school district identified for new names

Two recent deaths deemed not suspicious: Alberni RCMP

Two people have died in separate incidents that happened in public in…

One person dead in Highway 4 collision on Vancouver Island

Highway 4 was closed for several hours following crash

More than 20 kilometres of Highway 4 closed after crash near Cameron Lake

Motorists advised of head-on crash, highway closed for hours

Sudden onslaught of garbage fines anger Port Alberni residents

One man says 75 tickets were issued in one neighbourhood with no warning

Port Alberni grocery store evacuated after distraught male causes problems inside

‘Police incident’ at 10th Avenue store forces patrons, employees into parking lot

Father of suspected B.C. killer granted access to cellphone video

Alan Schmegelsky’s lawyer convinces RCMP to share son’s video will