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Two constables discuss the situation on Headquarters Road. Photo by Scott Strasser.

Cyclist struck by truck on Headquarters Road

A cyclist was reportedly taken to hospital after a collision with a…

Two constables discuss the situation on Headquarters Road. Photo by Scott Strasser.
Photo by Scott Strasser

Big House Experience provides Grade 4 students a glimpse into Indigenous culture

The annual event has become a popular part of the social studies curriculum

Photo by Scott Strasser
CVRD directors watch on during a presentation on Oyster River’s flood risk. Photo by Scott Strasser

Electoral Area Services committee support push for Oyster River flood mapping

More than 500 people’s homes would be impacted by a flood in the region – report

CVRD directors watch on during a presentation on Oyster River’s flood risk. Photo by Scott Strasser
Parent launches petition criticizing head lice policies in Comox Valley schools

Parent launches petition criticizing head lice policies in Comox Valley schools

Nearly five years after a petition garnered over 500 signatures on the…

Parent launches petition criticizing head lice policies in Comox Valley schools
The view of the Georgia Strait from a Kingfisher room. Photo by Scott Strasser

Modernized spa change rooms unveiled at the Kingfisher amidst ongoing renovations

The overhaul of the spa and resort is 75 per cent complete, according to facility GM

The view of the Georgia Strait from a Kingfisher room. Photo by Scott Strasser
Alanna Mulally spoke at Monday’s CVRD electoral area services committee meeting. Photo by Scott Strasser

Comox Valley Regional District to consider temporary weed ban bylaw

The Comox Valley Regional District is considering taking a leaf — pot…

Alanna Mulally spoke at Monday’s CVRD electoral area services committee meeting. Photo by Scott Strasser
Cumberland council briefs: May 14

Cumberland council briefs: May 14

Alleyway maintenance strategy passes, council to acknowledge KFN territory

Cumberland council briefs: May 14
Image supplied by the CVRD through Freedom Mobile.

Freedom Mobile proposes eight cell service sites in the Comox Valley

Comox Valley residents could eventually have a bit more “freedom” when it…

Image supplied by the CVRD through Freedom Mobile.
(From left) SD71 students David Longoria, David Schorno, and Tory Kajak hoist their winning meme entries and envelopes full of cash in front of the SD71 district building, next to GP Vanier digital media teacher David Ingram. Photo by Scott Strasser

Winners announced for Comox Valley school district sex education meme contest

The contest aimed to champion consent and ethical sexual behaviour

(From left) SD71 students David Longoria, David Schorno, and Tory Kajak hoist their winning meme entries and envelopes full of cash in front of the SD71 district building, next to GP Vanier digital media teacher David Ingram. Photo by Scott Strasser
Taqueria Guerrilla opens at Gladstone Brewing Company

Taqueria Guerrilla opens at Gladstone Brewing Company

The taco stand replaces the Guerrilla Pizzeria, which will move to a new location on Fifth Street.

Taqueria Guerrilla opens at Gladstone Brewing Company
Workers were on site May 10, re-doing the sidewalk. Photo by Scott Strasser.

New Gas n Go coming to Royston

The store is prepping for a May 24 opening

Workers were on site May 10, re-doing the sidewalk. Photo by Scott Strasser.
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Comox Valley businesses await word on potential WestJet pilot strike

With the news Thursday that WestJet pilots could be striking in less…

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Nadia Macluskie (right) earned the bronze medal at Concours for her speech about her grandfather. Photo supplied.

Oui, oui! Comox Valley students participate in provincial French speech competition

Four Valley students went to Surrey for the final round of the Concours d’Art Oratoire competition

Nadia Macluskie (right) earned the bronze medal at Concours for her speech about her grandfather. Photo supplied.
Prime Minister Justin Trudeau presents the Prime Minister’s Award for Excellence in Early Childhood Education to Pam Moore of Qualicum First Nation Child Care Centre (Cumberland, B.C.) in Ottawa on May 2, 2018. Photo supplied.

Comox Valley early childhood educator receives national recognition from Prime Minister

Cumberland resident Pam Moore was one of five ECEs recognized by Trudeau at Ottawa ceremony

Prime Minister Justin Trudeau presents the Prime Minister’s Award for Excellence in Early Childhood Education to Pam Moore of Qualicum First Nation Child Care Centre (Cumberland, B.C.) in Ottawa on May 2, 2018. Photo supplied.
A Google street view of where the incident took place.

Comox Taxi driver has tip of finger bitten off by ‘irate’ passenger

The passenger was arrested at the scene and the driver was treated at the local hospital

A Google street view of where the incident took place.
A Google street view of where the incident took place.

B.C. cab driver has tip of finger bitten off by ‘irate’ passenger

The incident took place in the Comox Valley on Vancouver Island

A Google street view of where the incident took place.
Cumberland’s village park is located on Dunsmuir Avenue. File photo.

Cumberland water spray park to be resurfaced this month

The park will receive $27,000-worth of upgrades

Cumberland’s village park is located on Dunsmuir Avenue. File photo.
Current playground equipment at Courtenay Elementary is among the Comox Valley school district’s oldest. Photo by Scott Strasser

School District 71 receives $105,000 for new accessible playground at Courtenay Elementary

The funding is part of the B.C. government’s Playground Equipment Program

Current playground equipment at Courtenay Elementary is among the Comox Valley school district’s oldest. Photo by Scott Strasser
Mackenzie Gartside & Associates ranks 13th on list of Canada’s top mortgage brokerages

Mackenzie Gartside & Associates ranks 13th on list of Canada’s top mortgage brokerages

A Comox Valley mortgage broker is continuing to make a name for…

Mackenzie Gartside & Associates ranks 13th on list of Canada’s top mortgage brokerages
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Poetry contest inspires Comox Valley students to put pen to paper

The third annual SD71 poetry contest takes place this month

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