Elena Rardon

Indigenous tourism blossoming on Vancouver Island

BIG READ: Islanders investing in First Nations cultural experiences to attract the world

VIDEO: Young B.C. musician sings with the Foo Fighters

Stranger Than Fiction’s Madi Duncan from Port Alberni was invited up on stage at the Vancouver show

Vehicle catches fire near Vancouver Island provincial park

Fire shut down Highway 4 in both directions

Martin Mars unlikely to see firefighting action in Port Alberni

Water bomber ‘isn’t anywhere ready’ for fires burning in its Vancouver Island backyard

Coulson sends helicopter, crew to storm-stricken Puerto Rico

FEMA contracts Sikorsky helicopter from Port Alberni to provide aid to Caribbean country

Port Alberni is B.C.’s low-income capital

One-fifth of the population living in low-income status, according to 2016 census

BC VOTES 2017: Scott Fraser wins Mid Island-Pacific Rim

UPDATE: West coasters hope for more focus on their issues as Fraser takes back his seat

BC VOTES 2017: Scott Fraser wins Mid Island-Pacific Rim

UPDATE: West coasters hope for more focus on their issues as Fraser takes back his seat