Alberni-Clayoquot Regional District

Broombusters will clean up the greenery at Canal Waterfront Park

Volunteers are needed for Friday morning, May 22 to help cut down invasive plants


LETTER: Teenagers are our hope for the future

I believe some of our unsung heroes are our community’s pre-teens, teens and young adults…

  • May 20, 2020


LETTER: COVID-19 pandemic provides opportunities

“Make lemonade out of lemons…”

  • May 20, 2020


Alberni-Clayoquot Regional District takes step back over proposed bus service to Sproat Lake

Negative feedback prompts directors to revisit idea of broader rural transit

Annual Sproat Lake regatta cancelled

Regatta association says event will be planned for 2021 as long as COVID-19 restrictions are lifted

Port Alberni RCMP have busy weekend on the roads

Calls ranged from impaired drivers to erratic driving

Banners will hang in Port Alberni’s Rotary Arts District despite COVID-19 delay

Only half the banners were painted before nationwide closures due to the pandemic

UPDATED: Port Alberni, ACRD release multi-faceted COVID-19 recovery plan

‘Working document’ will switch from response to recovery: mayor Minions

BC Transit looks at bus service to Sproat Lake

Bus route would connect to City of Port Alberni at Walmart

A LOOK BACK: at the Alberni District Fall Fair

A Look Back is a new feature in the Alberni Valley News featuring historic community photos

Seed money helps Alberni-Clayoquot Regional District ‘garden packs’ grow

Groups partner to promote local growing, food security on Vancouver Island

  • Apr 29, 2020

LETTER: The air we breathe is more important than woodburning bylaw discussion

Finally, the Alberni-Clayoquot Regional District is putting restrictions into place…

  • Apr 29, 2020

San Group buys specialty sawmill in Port Alberni

Forestry company continues work on Island expansion plans

San Group begins landscaping the site of its new Port Alberni remanufacturing plant

New trees will replace rotted cottonwoods that were removed

Alberni farmers make urgent request for on-site slaughter during COVID-19

Meat plants and chicken processing facilities closing due to coronavirus outbreaks

Alberni District Fall Fair cancelled due to COVID-19

Fair will celebrate its 75th anniversary in 2021 instead, chairperson said

Five Acre Shaker music festival cancelled for 2020

Music festival at McLean Mill National Historic Site still looking to 2021

Port Alberni seniors’ homes working hard to keep COVID-19 at bay

Echo Village, Fir Park Village take drastic steps to prevent coronavirus outbreak

Port Alberni pandemic postcard project asks people to share COVID-19 experiences

Postcards will be donated to museum for posterity

Illegal fireworks the likely culprit in Smith Road fire, says RCMP

Blaze ignited at night near McLean Mill National Historic Site