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B.C. vaccine passport (Black Press Media)

Question of the Week: Sept. 22, 2021

Do you now have your COVID-19 vaccine card?

Port Alberni city hall. (NEWS FILE PHOTO)

Question of the Week: Sept. 15, 2021

Would you be more likely to attend a council meeting in the evening or in the afternoon?

A mail-in ballot for the 2021 federal election. The last day to request a mail-in ballot is on Sept. 14, 2021, and Elections Canada must receive it by election day on Sept. 20, 2021. (Black Press Media files)

Question of the Week: Sept. 8, 2021

Will you be voting by mail or in-person in the federal election?

Northern Health is ramping up its Houston area vaccine clinic availability. (Angelique Houlihan photo)

Question of the Week: Sept. 1, 2021

Do you think the province of B.C. has gone too far with a COVID-19 vaccine card requirement?

Northern Health is ramping up its Houston area vaccine clinic availability. (Angelique Houlihan photo)
(NEWS FILE PHOTO)

Question of the Week: Aug. 18, 2021

Are you looking forward to compost pickup?

(NEWS FILE PHOTO)
Manzini Animal Hospital on Margaret Street in Port Alberni warns that there is currently no doctor on site. (ELENA RARDON / ALBERNI VALLEY NEWS)

Question of the Week: Aug. 11, 2021

Have you had difficulty making a veterinary appointment in the last year?

  • Aug 10, 2021
Manzini Animal Hospital on Margaret Street in Port Alberni warns that there is currently no doctor on site. (ELENA RARDON / ALBERNI VALLEY NEWS)
Prime Minister Justin Trudeau holds a news conference at Rideau cottage in Ottawa, on Friday, March 13, 2020. THE CANADIAN PRESS/Fred Chartrand

Question of the Week: Aug. 4, 2021

Do you think the timing is right for a federal election?

Prime Minister Justin Trudeau holds a news conference at Rideau cottage in Ottawa, on Friday, March 13, 2020. THE CANADIAN PRESS/Fred Chartrand
The City of Port Alberni is moving to Stage 2 water restrictions in August. (File photo)

Question of the Week: July 28, 2021

Have you made an effort to reduce your water usage this summer due to the hot and dry weather?

  • Jul 27, 2021
The City of Port Alberni is moving to Stage 2 water restrictions in August. (File photo)
A group of students from Uruguay pose for a souvenir picture on the Olympic Rings set outside the Olympic Stadium in Tokyo, Saturday, March 21, 2020. The Olympic flame from Greece arrived in Japan Friday, even as the opening of the the Tokyo Games in four months is in doubt with more voices suggesting the games should to be postponed or canceled because of the worldwide virus pandemic. (AP Photo/Gregorio Borgia)

Question of the Week: July 21, 2021

Will you be watching the Olympics this year?

A group of students from Uruguay pose for a souvenir picture on the Olympic Rings set outside the Olympic Stadium in Tokyo, Saturday, March 21, 2020. The Olympic flame from Greece arrived in Japan Friday, even as the opening of the the Tokyo Games in four months is in doubt with more voices suggesting the games should to be postponed or canceled because of the worldwide virus pandemic. (AP Photo/Gregorio Borgia)
Although masks are no longer mandatory in public indoor spaces, some business owners are recommending customers wear them before entering their store. (Ashley Wadhwani/Black Press Media)

Question of the Week: July 14, 2021

Will you continue wearing a mask in public even though the provincial mandate has been lifted?

  • Jul 13, 2021
Although masks are no longer mandatory in public indoor spaces, some business owners are recommending customers wear them before entering their store. (Ashley Wadhwani/Black Press Media)
(Phil McLachlan – Western News)

Question of the Week: July 7, 2021

Are you prepared if a wildfire were to hit your neighbourhood?

(Phil McLachlan – Western News)
(Wikimedia Commons)

Question of the Week: June 30, 2021

Do you have air conditioning in your home?

  • Jun 29, 2021
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The remains of the Mid-Island Co-op in Whiskey Creek along the Alberni Highway on Friday, June 18, after a blaze the day before devastated the gas station. (Michael Briones photo)

Question of the Week: June 23, 2021

Was the Whiskey Creek Co-op a regular stop on your travels?

  • Jun 22, 2021
The remains of the Mid-Island Co-op in Whiskey Creek along the Alberni Highway on Friday, June 18, after a blaze the day before devastated the gas station. (Michael Briones photo)
(News Bulletin file photo)

Question of the Week: June 16, 2021

Do you think it’s too soon to open recreational travel across the province?

(News Bulletin file photo)
Port Alberni’s BCHL ownership team is bringing a Junior B hockey team to the city for 2021-22. (SCREENSHOT)

Question of the Week: June 9, 2021

Do you plan to watch Port Alberni Bombers Jr. B hockey games?

Port Alberni’s BCHL ownership team is bringing a Junior B hockey team to the city for 2021-22. (SCREENSHOT)
The ‘Locks of Love’ fence at Wally Creek is no more as the ministry of transportation and infrastructure removed the unpopular litter magnet on May 21. (Anne-Marie Gosselin photo)

Question of the Week: June 2, 2021

Are you happy to see the ‘Locks of Love’ fence removed from Hwy. 4?

The ‘Locks of Love’ fence at Wally Creek is no more as the ministry of transportation and infrastructure removed the unpopular litter magnet on May 21. (Anne-Marie Gosselin photo)
A worker checks to ensure his work is square at the Maitland Street Village low energy housing complex. (March 15, 2021) (SUSAN QUINN/ Alberni Valley News)

Question of the Week: May 26, 2021

What kind of housing project would you like to see next in Port Alberni?

A worker checks to ensure his work is square at the Maitland Street Village low energy housing complex. (March 15, 2021) (SUSAN QUINN/ Alberni Valley News)
B.C.’s public health restrictions on non-essential travel are reinforced by orders effective April 23, 2021 to stay within your own regional health authority except for essential travel such as work and medical appointments. (Priyanka Ketkar photo/Lakes District News)

Question of the Week: May 19, 2021

Will you be travelling over May long weekend?

B.C.’s public health restrictions on non-essential travel are reinforced by orders effective April 23, 2021 to stay within your own regional health authority except for essential travel such as work and medical appointments. (Priyanka Ketkar photo/Lakes District News)
A sign on a shop window indicates the store is closed in Ottawa, Monday March 23, 2020. The Canadian Federation of Independent Business is raising its estimate for the number of businesses that are considering the possibility of closing permanently. THE CANADIAN PRESS/Adrian Wyld

Question of the Week: May 12, 2021

Do you think the provincial and federal governments have done enough to support small businesses?

A sign on a shop window indicates the store is closed in Ottawa, Monday March 23, 2020. The Canadian Federation of Independent Business is raising its estimate for the number of businesses that are considering the possibility of closing permanently. THE CANADIAN PRESS/Adrian Wyld
Various first-aid and safety kits were at the Oceanside Emergency Preparedness Expo in the Parksville Curling Club building in 2017. (PQB News file photo)

Question of the Week: May 5, 2021

Do you and your household have an emergency plan?

Various first-aid and safety kits were at the Oceanside Emergency Preparedness Expo in the Parksville Curling Club building in 2017. (PQB News file photo)