Port Alberni

Alberni Valley artist adjusts to the COVID-19 times

Jillian Mayne was set to show in three venues this year, but all that has changed

City of Port Alberni provides relief for water, sewer payments

Some payments will be deferred for 2020, council agrees

Alberni Valley Minor Hockey Association announces year-end awards via video

Rink closure, COVID-19 made for ‘extraordinary’ minor hockey season: AVMHA president

Port Alberni fire crews contain small wildfire on Scott Kenny Trail

RCMP investigating to determine if fire was set maliciously

City of Port Alberni cuts $800K from projected budget due to COVID-19 effects

Expected tax increase now sits at 1% for 2020 if budget is approved

Alberni’s COVID-19 response team steps up food delivery as need increases

Nearly 2,000 meals handed out in past two weeks to city’s vulnerable population

Port Alberni church offers virtual Easter service

Alberni Valley United Church to stream service on YouTube

Hiring takes off as Coulson Aviation expands

Alberni-based company takes on bigger contracts in firefighting business

  • Apr 11, 2020

Quality Foods closes for Easter to thank grocery workers

Delivery orders nearly break online system for Island grocery store

EDITORIAL: COVID-19 shouldn’t stop projects such as Port Alberni’s mural

The swiftly changing face of the world’s coronavirus (COVID-19) pandemic has taken…

  • Apr 8, 2020

LETTER: Our city needs a litter facelift

Why is it some of the people in Port Alberni live like slobs?

  • Apr 8, 2020

ARTS AROUND: Alberni’s Solstice Arts Festival cancelled due to COVID-19

Annual book sale, other events postponed

  • Apr 6, 2020

Former Alberni Valley Bulldog Eric Margo shows heart on and off ice

Queen’s University Gaels forward blends hockey with humanitarianism

  • Apr 5, 2020

Infamous Arrowview Hotel is gone, opening up a new view in Port Alberni

Derelict hotel has had a dubious history in the past few years, from fire to demolition delays

Alberni stores lend a hand to Girl Guides by selling cookies

Local store owners come forward to sell cookies when in-person sales halted over COVID-19

Deadline passes for ‘unattractive’ Port Alberni building

Squash and Billiards Club on Third Avenue has been under construction for several years

EDITORIAL: Port Alberni’s loud thanks well deserved

Stay at home, stay the course so we can beat coronavirus

  • Apr 1, 2020

Scotiabank helps hockey at home

Alberni Valley Minor Hockey Association’s annual donation helps peewee teams

Agricultural Land Commission letter could halt operations at McLean Mill

National historic site near Port Alberni set to host a number of events if COVID-19 doesn’t interrupt