Paul Rudan

Captain of fishing vessel presumed dead

The captain of a commercial fishing vessel is presumed drowned after the crab boat rolled over Thursday night near Kelsey Bay

David Black (left) talks about his refinery plan with media consultant Brian Kieran in Campbell River.

Newspaper owner touts ambitious oil refinery project

It's better to build it in Canada, David Black tells crowd at business luncheon in Campbell River

David Black (left) talks about his refinery plan with media consultant Brian Kieran in Campbell River.
Veteran Conservative MP John Duncan says he will run again in the 2015 election

MP Duncan to run again, but not in the North Island

John Duncan has represented Campbell River for the better part of 20 years, but he wants to run in the new riding

Veteran Conservative MP John Duncan says he will run again in the 2015 election
An Oyster River volunteer firefighter douses the smouldering beams of a fire-gutted home on Fearon Road. The family of four and their dog escaped in the nick of time early Monday morning.

Oyster River family escapes blaze

Strong winds fuelled the blaze which gutted the interior of the home

An Oyster River volunteer firefighter douses the smouldering beams of a fire-gutted home on Fearon Road. The family of four and their dog escaped in the nick of time early Monday morning.
COMEDIAN STEVE PATTERSON brings his one-man

Q & A with funnyman Steve Patterson

Patterson has been doing stand-up since the early 1990s, but he's probably best known in Canada as the host of CBC Radio's The Debaters

COMEDIAN STEVE PATTERSON brings his one-man

NO, REALLY: Why is a big bully telling the rest of us how to behave?

It’s just so ironic that one of the biggest bullies in the province is going to dictate anti-bullying policy to the rest of us

HOMETOWN FANS WELCOME Olympics-bound running star Cam Levins to the Black Creek Hall.

Supporters out in force to see Cam Levins

Black Creek Hall filled with well-wishers for Olympics-bound runner

HOMETOWN FANS WELCOME Olympics-bound running star Cam Levins to the Black Creek Hall.

Courtenay tattoo store owner awaiting fate in court

CAMPBELL RIVER — A reformed drug dealer who was prepared to go to jail is still awaiting his fate.

James’ rapid-fire humour comes to Courtenay

James leaves Toronto will kick off his latest tour of B.C. on Thursday

Eight robbery charges dropped by Crown counsel

CAMPBELL RIVER — The Crown has dropped all eight charges against a man accused of committing three armed robberies two years ago.

Edwards revvs up comedy engine

What the heck has happened to Derek Edwards?

Harper scheduled to visit Campbell River on Saturday

CAMPBELL RIVER — Incumbent Prime Minister Stephen Harper is slated to be in Campbell River on Saturday.
Local members of the Conservative Party received notices of the PM's visit to the Quinsam Centre, but no official announcement was made.

No terrorists allowed for PM’s visit

Incumbent Prime Minister Stephen Harper is slated to be in Campbell River on Saturday.

Map of the manned lightstations on the B.C. coast.

Lightkeepers to remain at the switch

The Canadian Coast Guard’s latest attempt to eliminate lighthouse keepers was quashed Wednesday by the federal government.

Map of the manned lightstations on the B.C. coast.

Five-time convicted drunk driver a loser – judge

CAMPBELL RIVER — The judge called it one of the worst cases of drunk driving he’s ever heard.

Abigayle Nadine Singh

Missing teen found in Nanaimo

A missing 14-year-old Campbell River girl was found safe and sound on Wednesday night in Nanaimo.

Abigayle Nadine Singh