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North Island-Powell River MP Rachel Blaney has spoken out about some veterans losing their Dimished Earning Capacity income. (Mike Davies/Campbell River Mirror photo)

Blaney pens letter to minister about veteran supports

Concerned about veterans losing some income

North Island-Powell River MP Rachel Blaney has spoken out about some veterans losing their Dimished Earning Capacity income. (Mike Davies/Campbell River Mirror photo)
Campbell River RCMP investigate ‘senseless destruction’ at daycare. Photo supplied by Campbell River RCMP
Campbell River RCMP investigate ‘senseless destruction’ at daycare. Photo supplied by Campbell River RCMP
Health Care Assistant students practise skills in the lab at St. Joe’s in Comox. Photo submitted

NIC expands Health Care Assistant course offerings

Blended delivery lets students do courses online, but attend labs at St. Joe’s in Comox

Health Care Assistant students practise skills in the lab at St. Joe’s in Comox. Photo submitted
RCMP offer some tips on how to avoid being pulled over while driving this summer. Photo via rcmp-grc.gc.ca

RCMP offer 7 tips to avoid being pulled over this summer

Tips aren’t as common sense as one would think – RCMP

RCMP offer some tips on how to avoid being pulled over while driving this summer. Photo via rcmp-grc.gc.ca
Police say the driver of this car is lucky to be alive following an accident the night of May 3 on the Inland Island Highway near Campbell River, B.C. Image provided

Vancouver Island man lucky to be alive after crash into pond: RCMP

Driver walked away with minor injuries

Police say the driver of this car is lucky to be alive following an accident the night of May 3 on the Inland Island Highway near Campbell River, B.C. Image provided
Firefighters work to put out an apartment building fire at the corner of Dogwood Street and 9th Avenue in Campbell River, B.C. on April 8, 2020. Photo by Marissa Tiel – Campbell River Mirror

VIDEO: More than 85 people displaced by Campbell River apartment fire

Traffic is being diverted around Dogwood Street and 9th Avenue

Firefighters work to put out an apartment building fire at the corner of Dogwood Street and 9th Avenue in Campbell River, B.C. on April 8, 2020. Photo by Marissa Tiel – Campbell River Mirror
Island Health is requesting all gift deliveries, including flowers to cease. The move is in response to the ongoing COVID-19 situation. Pixabay Image
Island Health is requesting all gift deliveries, including flowers to cease. The move is in response to the ongoing COVID-19 situation. Pixabay Image
Campbell River RCMP are looking for witnesses to an alledged road rage and assault that took place March 16 at Highway 19 and Maryland Road. Black Press File Photo

Campbell River RCMP look for witnesses to March 16 road rage incident

Alleged interaction took place at Highway 19 and Maryland Road

Campbell River RCMP are looking for witnesses to an alledged road rage and assault that took place March 16 at Highway 19 and Maryland Road. Black Press File Photo
NIC’s Aboriginal Education Facilitator Sara Child is developing a new Indigenous Language Fluency certificate, which will launch this fall. Image provided

NIC developing Indigenous Language Fluency Certificate

Course to be available at Mixalakwila campus come September

NIC’s Aboriginal Education Facilitator Sara Child is developing a new Indigenous Language Fluency certificate, which will launch this fall. Image provided
WATCH: Find a perfect venue at Hitched Wedding & Events Affair

WATCH: Find a perfect venue at Hitched Wedding & Events Affair

Check out vendors, venues and more at the Comox Community Centre today until 4 p.m.

WATCH: Find a perfect venue at Hitched Wedding & Events Affair
United Steelworkers Local 1-1937 held a rally at Western Forest Products’ office in Campbell River on Sept. 26, 2019. The WFP employees have been on strike since July 1. Photo by Marissa Tiel/Campbell River Mirror

Latest talks between WFP and USW 1-1937 stall: WFP

Workers have been on strike since July 1

United Steelworkers Local 1-1937 held a rally at Western Forest Products’ office in Campbell River on Sept. 26, 2019. The WFP employees have been on strike since July 1. Photo by Marissa Tiel/Campbell River Mirror
Truck is reported to have crashed into Buttle Lake near Lupin Falls. Google map

Truck crashes into Buttle Lake west of Campbell River killing driver

The BC Coroners Service is investigating

Truck is reported to have crashed into Buttle Lake near Lupin Falls. Google map
Police said on Tuesday that a missing Campbell River man had been found dead. File photo

Missing 24-year-old Campbell River man found dead, say police

Carter Gorjeu reported missing Sunday evening

Police said on Tuesday that a missing Campbell River man had been found dead. File photo
Police are asking for help in locating Carter Gorjeu, 24, who was reported missing on July 7, 2019. Photo courtesy Campbell River RCMP

UPDATE: Missing Campbell River man found deceased

Carter Gorjeu reported missing to RCMP on Sunday evening

Police are asking for help in locating Carter Gorjeu, 24, who was reported missing on July 7, 2019. Photo courtesy Campbell River RCMP
Campbell River Crime Stoppers released this image after a thrift store was allegedly robbed at knifepoint. Photo from campbellriver.crimestoppersweb.com

North Island thrift store robbed at knifepoint, say RCMP

Suspect fled on bicycle following Tuesday stick-up

Campbell River Crime Stoppers released this image after a thrift store was allegedly robbed at knifepoint. Photo from campbellriver.crimestoppersweb.com
Jordan Holling hasn’t been seen since the early hours of Oct. 16, 2017, when surveillance cameras spotted him near Highway 19.

Police renew call for public help in search for Island teen

Jordan Holling disappeared in the early hours of Oct. 16, 2017

Jordan Holling hasn’t been seen since the early hours of Oct. 16, 2017, when surveillance cameras spotted him near Highway 19.
Kevin Muchikekwanape, 44, was reported missing on Feb. 23. Police said on March 5 that he’d been located. Photo courtesy Campbell River RCMP

UPDATE: Campbell River police say 44-year-old man located

Kevin Muchikekwanape was reported missing on Feb. 23

Kevin Muchikekwanape, 44, was reported missing on Feb. 23. Police said on March 5 that he’d been located. Photo courtesy Campbell River RCMP
UPDATE: Police determine no emergency in Friday’s mystery radio appeal for help

UPDATE: Police determine no emergency in Friday’s mystery radio appeal for help

Police had asked for help following mysterious signals from somewhere between Comox and Sayward

UPDATE: Police determine no emergency in Friday’s mystery radio appeal for help
Campbell River Crime Stoppers say the suspect in a Nov. 12 gas station robbery disguised himself with a pair of underwear. (Crime Stoppers)

Man robs B.C. gas station with red underwear on his head as disguise

Campbell River RCMP are looking to help identifying the suspect who robbed the Husky gas station

Campbell River Crime Stoppers say the suspect in a Nov. 12 gas station robbery disguised himself with a pair of underwear. (Crime Stoppers)
Police had Highway 19A blocked off earlier this evening due to an accident in the McGimpsey Road area just south of Campbell River. Photo by Christopher Buckland

Person killed in head-on crash near Campbell River

Accident happened in the McGimpsey Road area

Police had Highway 19A blocked off earlier this evening due to an accident in the McGimpsey Road area just south of Campbell River. Photo by Christopher Buckland