Smart idea: 3 steps to selecting your ideal eyewear

Courtenay’s new smarteyes! optical store gives the gift of good vision

  • Aug 21st, 2017

Do your part to protect the environment and extend life of new landfill

Be vigilant: ensure construction material, metal and household hazardous wastes are properly handled

  • Jul 24th, 2017

5 tips to ensure your pre-owned vehicle purchase is a winner

Galaxy Motors shares what you need to know before shopping for your next new-to-you vehicle

  • Jul 17th, 2017

Fit matters: Why the wrong running shoe can be a real pain

Unique foot shapes and body mechanics means one shoe doesn’t fit all

  • Jul 3rd, 2017

Owls and eagles and bears, oh my! Discover amazing West Coast wildlife at Parksville-area centre

Vital work helps non-profit centre care for wildlife and create a fascinating visitor attraction

  • Jul 3rd, 2017

10 tasty ways to celebrate the Comox Valley Farmers’ Market’s 25th anniversary

Popular local market brings the farm to the people three times each week

Slo-Pitch vigil for Chris Godfrey


    Solar Eclipse in the Comox Valley


      New SAR plane on display at 19 Wing Comox


        New recruits in Comox


          Five ways to find help for yourself and the ones you love: Get help now at

          Here’s a new way to find jobs, counselling, health clinics, legal support and more, all across B.C.

          • Jun 26th, 2017

          Nominate a deserving Islander for a magical wildlife excursion

          Campbell River Whale Watching and Adventure Tours gives back to those in need

          • Jun 19th, 2017

          Region takes aim at illegal dumping

          Education and enforcement at core of new program

          • Jun 12th, 2017

          Quick, convenient and affordable: Travel between the Island and Vancouver in 5 easy steps

          No more waiting in long ferry lineups or spending another night in a hotel after a day in the city

          • Apr 24th, 2017

          How Alberta’s oilsands traffic fuelled a Vancouver Island travel perk

          There’s a new 35-minute evening flight between YVR and the Comox Valley airport.

          • Apr 17th, 2017

          Three reasons to beat the slow boat with a fast flight right now

          Island traveller alert: A new evening flight from YVR to Comox Valley and Campbell River

          • Apr 10th, 2017

          The difference between tires and why it matters

          Be prepared for the change in driving conditions

          • Dec 5th, 2016

          Safe window coverings are a ‘smart’ choice

          Childproof blinds at the tips of your fingers

          • Nov 28th, 2016

          Five reasons to purchase winter tires this season

          Winter tires are effective on water as well as snow

          • Oct 17th, 2016

          Three ways to keep your family safe on the road this fall

          Check out these safety tips from BCAA for back-to-school and Halloween

          • Oct 12th, 2016

          Five French expressions you use in everyday conversation

          French is the official language of the International Red Cross and one of the two official languages at the Olympic Games.

          • Sep 14th, 2016

          Black Press launches branded content for local business

          This new format is known as "native advertising."

          • Aug 5th, 2016