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Flat $5 fee introduced at AV Landfill for branches, yard waste

Measure aims to curb backyard burning, illegal dumping

  • May 25, 2020

Discover your dream staycation at this hidden gem!

North Okanagan’s Sugar Lake offers four seasons of memory-making opportunities

  • May 18, 2020

Deep roots and fresh growth for local silviculture company

From tree planting to wildfire management, this company is proud to call Port Alberni home

  • May 18, 2020
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Recycling and textiles in the Valley: What you need to know

Options exist for clothing and related items that no longer bring you joy

  • May 11, 2020

Your family staycation could look like this

At Sugar Lake, find all your favourite Okanagan amenities, without the crowds!

  • May 4, 2020

Recycling storage tips to get you through self-isolation

Circumstances have definitely changed over the past few weeks, and many of…

  • Apr 27, 2020

Recycling during COVID: What you need to know

3rd Avenue depot is closed, but curbside and landfill recycling station remain open

  • Apr 13, 2020

Business Continuity Plan: When You’re Ready, We’re Here for You

Comprehensive web, social and print options are available

  • Apr 1, 2020

Spring gardening offers lots of ways to reduce and recycle!

Spring is in the air in Port Alberni and people are getting…

  • Mar 30, 2020

Trash talk: Time to take the recycling challenge!

Residents currently divert less than 20 per cent of recyclable material from the landfill

  • Mar 16, 2020

Families come together to explore impacts of addiction

CAT’s Families Helping Families hosts afternoon session March 25

  • Mar 9, 2020

Teaming up with technology to take a health snapshot

Port Alberni Certified Holistic Health Practitioner offers lifestyle tips based on health readings

  • Mar 9, 2020

Get Bear Smart: simple steps to protect your home and neighbourhood

Alberni Valley bears can’t change their behaviour, but you can, to better co-exist with wildlife

  • Mar 2, 2020

Don’t wait ‘til spring has sprung: It’s home and garden time now!

Meet all the experts at the free Port Alberni Spring 2020 Home Expo, March 7 and 8

  • Mar 2, 2020

What’s in your garbage?

Audit finds 47 per cent of Alberni Valley’s garbage is recyclable materials

  • Feb 24, 2020

Make the most of your massage!

Award-winning Shiatsu massage provider in Port Alberni uses various methods to promote healing

  • Feb 10, 2020

Where does Port Alberni’s recycling go?

Probably the most frequently asked question that staff at the 3rd Ave.…

  • Feb 10, 2020

Health and wellness options boosted in the Alberni Valley

Naturopathic physicians team up to offer lakefront services, variety of treatments

  • Feb 3, 2020

Why recycling works in the Alberni Valley!

Finding an end market for recycling is getting more and more difficult.…

  • Jan 27, 2020

Alberni CAT connects Families Helping Families

Initiative supports families of those living with substance use disorder

  • Jan 20, 2020