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Elena Rardon

Elena Rardon

I have worked with the Alberni Valley News since 2016. During this time, I've most recently garnered the 2023 BCYCNA (Ma Murray) award for arts & culture writing.

Phone
778-421-8063
Email
elena.rardon@albernivalleynews.com

Recent Work by Elena

Port Alberni teen invited to elite basketball academy

Port Alberni teen invited to elite basketball academy

Ty Cyr attending school in Ontario for his Grade 12 year
Former Alberni Valley Bulldogs player advocates for seizure treatment not yet available in Canada

Former Alberni Valley Bulldogs player advocates for seizure treatment not yet available in Canada

Daniel DelBianco diagnosed with drug-resistant epilepsy
Tseshaht First Nation gets ready to mark 50 years since closure of residential school

Tseshaht First Nation gets ready to mark 50 years since closure of residential school

Anniversary celebration will take place on Sept. 30 for Orange Shirt Day
Alberni-Clayoquot Regional District ponders the future of Hole in the Wall

Alberni-Clayoquot Regional District ponders the future of Hole in the Wall

Popular tourist attraction also causing safety issues
Anti-SOGI protest in Port Alberni met by counter-protesters

Anti-SOGI protest in Port Alberni met by counter-protesters

Pride Party shows support for 2SLGBTQ+ students in the Alberni Valley
Port Alberni author Marilyn Burrows publishes first book

Port Alberni author Marilyn Burrows publishes first book

‘Down by the River’ is a mystery fiction novel
Port Alberni Black Sheep drop another rugby game at home

Port Alberni Black Sheep drop another rugby game at home

Home team ‘fell way behind’ against visiting UVic Norsemen
Toy Run draws more than 1,000 riders to Port Alberni for 39th annual event

Toy Run draws more than 1,000 riders to Port Alberni for 39th annual event

Annual run collects funds and toys for charity
Majority of Alberni Valley residents want a new pool, according to survey

Majority of Alberni Valley residents want a new pool, according to survey

Port Alberni’s current pool, the Echo Aquatic Centre, is more than 50 years old
Port Alberni councillor proposes new pier at waterfront park

Port Alberni councillor proposes new pier at waterfront park

Coun. John Douglas suggests using reclaimed materials from Somass Lands for construction