Terry Farrell

Courtenay athlete Sean Hayes had an impressive professional debut on the strongman circuit, placing third at the 2021 Canada’s Strongest Man, SPhoto supplied

Courtenay athlete finishes third at Canada’s Strongest Man

Sean Hayes finishes third in first-ever professional competition

Courtenay athlete Sean Hayes had an impressive professional debut on the strongman circuit, placing third at the 2021 Canada’s Strongest Man, SPhoto supplied
Kelly Everill puts the finishing touches on one of two new murals for Lake Trail Middle School. Photo by Terry Farrell

Comox Valley muralist adding colour to new Lake Trail School

Kelly Everill has returned to where it all began. Twenty-one years after…

Kelly Everill puts the finishing touches on one of two new murals for Lake Trail Middle School. Photo by Terry Farrell
A seal gave birth to a pup on a dock at the Comox Marina Aug. 1. Screenshot

VIDEO: Seal gives birth on dock at Comox Marina

Comox resident witnesses, records the moment a seal gives birth in the wild

A seal gave birth to a pup on a dock at the Comox Marina Aug. 1. Screenshot
A seal gave birth to a pup on a dock at the Comox Marina Aug. 1. Screenshot

VIDEO: Seal gives birth at Comox Marina

Marc Leclerc came across a sight he never expected while out for…

A seal gave birth to a pup on a dock at the Comox Marina Aug. 1. Screenshot
The Courtenay Fire Department battled a wildfire on private property just west of the city. Black Press file photo
The Courtenay Fire Department battled a wildfire on private property just west of the city. Black Press file photo
A humpback spotted just off Cortes Island breaches. This humpback breached several times, as it played by itself for nearly half an hour. Photo by Terry Farrell

PHOTOS: Humpbacks put on a show for visitors to Vancouver Island

Whale watching tour leaves participants in awe

A humpback spotted just off Cortes Island breaches. This humpback breached several times, as it played by itself for nearly half an hour. Photo by Terry Farrell
A humpback spotted just off Cortes Island breaches. This humpback breached several times, as it played by itself for nearly half an hour. Photo by Terry Farrell

PHOTOS: Humpbacks put on a show for visitors to the Comox Valley

Whale watching tour leaves participants in awe

A humpback spotted just off Cortes Island breaches. This humpback breached several times, as it played by itself for nearly half an hour. Photo by Terry Farrell
Smoke can be seen emanating from 25-30 feet up a tree in the Millard Nature Park in Courtenay. Photo by Terry Farrell

Courtenay firefighters tend to small fire at homeless encampment in city’s forested area

Members of the Courtenay Fire Department responded to a call from the…

Smoke can be seen emanating from 25-30 feet up a tree in the Millard Nature Park in Courtenay. Photo by Terry Farrell
A Courtenay Fire Department member carries a hose into the heavily wooded area at Millard Nature Park in Courtenay. Photo by Terry Farrell

Firefighters extinguish small fire at Millard Nature Park in Courtenay

Members of the Courtenay Fire Department responded to a call from the…

A Courtenay Fire Department member carries a hose into the heavily wooded area at Millard Nature Park in Courtenay. Photo by Terry Farrell
The swan seeks shelter. Its left leg is exposed awkwardly. Photo by Ella Smiley.

Comox Valley’s community swan back in rehab

The wild swan that has endeared itself to an entire community is…

The swan seeks shelter. Its left leg is exposed awkwardly. Photo by Ella Smiley.
Dead Boats Disposal Society members collected nine boats from Comox on Tuesday alone. They will be in the COmox Valley all week. Photo submitted

Derelict boats being collected in the Comox Valley area

Deat Boats Disposal Society members are making a Comox valley run, clearing…

Dead Boats Disposal Society members collected nine boats from Comox on Tuesday alone. They will be in the COmox Valley all week. Photo submitted
Artful: The Gallery’s current show includes a fundraising angle for the Comox Valley Transition Society. Photo supplied.
Artful: The Gallery’s current show includes a fundraising angle for the Comox Valley Transition Society. Photo supplied.
There is a critical doctor shortage in the Comox Valley. ADOBE STOCK IMAGE

Doctor shortage reaching critical point in the Comox Valley

Division of Family Practice working with the province to address current doctor shortage

There is a critical doctor shortage in the Comox Valley. ADOBE STOCK IMAGE
There is a critical doctor shortage in the Comox Valley. ADOBE STOCK IMAGE

Doctor shortage reaching critical point in the Comox Valley

Division of Family Practice working with the province to address current doctor shortage

There is a critical doctor shortage in the Comox Valley. ADOBE STOCK IMAGE
This 1,985 sq. ft. rancher at 2353 Crown Isle Drive in Courtenay is part of one of the grand prize options in the 2021 Dream Lottery. Photo supplied

Courtenay home a grand prize option in 2021 Dream Lottery

A Crown Isle home is one of the grand prize options in…

This 1,985 sq. ft. rancher at 2353 Crown Isle Drive in Courtenay is part of one of the grand prize options in the 2021 Dream Lottery. Photo supplied
Police attend the scene of an MVA on Headquarters Road Friday afternoon. Phone by Mike Chouinard

Investigation underway to determine whether RCMP was responsible for MVI near Courtenay

Vehicle took out power pole at a sharp turn on Headquarters Road

Police attend the scene of an MVA on Headquarters Road Friday afternoon. Phone by Mike Chouinard
Police attend the scene of an MVA on Headquarters Road Friday afternoon. Phone by Mike Chouinard

Investigation underway to determine whether RCMP was responsible for MVI near Courtenay

Vehicle took out power pole at a sharp turn on Headquarters Road

Police attend the scene of an MVA on Headquarters Road Friday afternoon. Phone by Mike Chouinard
From left, Alexander Nicoll, Chelsea Keene, Nathaniel Johnson, and Kate Morrison will stage the Filberg Summer Series. Photos supplied

Comox Valley’s Three Legged Dog Productions staging the Filberg Summer Series

Three Legged Dog Productions will be entertaining folks on the Comox Rotary…

From left, Alexander Nicoll, Chelsea Keene, Nathaniel Johnson, and Kate Morrison will stage the Filberg Summer Series. Photos supplied
Cameron Thompson was seriously injured while swimming in the Puntledge River July 3. Photo via Facebook

Young man paralyzed after diving mishap on Puntledge River in Courtenay

A typical Saturday of fun on the Puntledge River went horribly wrong…

Cameron Thompson was seriously injured while swimming in the Puntledge River July 3. Photo via Facebook
Cameron Thompson was seriously injured while swimming in the Puntledge River July 3. Photo via Facebook

Young man paralyzed after diving mishap on Puntledge River in Courtenay

A typical Saturday of fun on the Puntledge River went horribly wrong…

Cameron Thompson was seriously injured while swimming in the Puntledge River July 3. Photo via Facebook