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Filipe DeAndrade. (Credit: Royal Theatre Website)

Untamed star brings nature show to Victoria

Filipe DeAndrade will talk about living with intention and finding your passion in life

  • Jan 18, 2023
Filipe DeAndrade. (Credit: Royal Theatre Website)
Bob Castle's Under The Glacier cartoon for Jan. 18. 2023

Bob Castle’s Under The Glacier cartoon for Jan. 18. 2023

Bob Castle’s Under The Glacier cartoon for Jan. 18. 2023

  • Jan 18, 2023
Bob Castle's Under The Glacier cartoon for Jan. 18. 2023
Ariel Barnes will be the guest cellist at the upcoming Vancouver island Symphony concert at Sid Williams Theatre. Photo via ariel-barnes.com

Cellist Ariel Barnes featured in upcoming Vancouver Island Symphony performance in Courtenay

Cellist Ariel Barnes is the guest artist, and Jonathan Girard will lead…

  • Jan 18, 2023
Ariel Barnes will be the guest cellist at the upcoming Vancouver island Symphony concert at Sid Williams Theatre. Photo via ariel-barnes.com
Vancouver Island-based Wilson’s Transportation has cancelled its Victoria-Tofino-Campbell River route until May. (Black Press files)

LETTER – Cancellation of bus service until spring is unacceptable

Dear editor, It’s hard to believe, but we won’t have any highway…

  • Jan 18, 2023
Vancouver Island-based Wilson’s Transportation has cancelled its Victoria-Tofino-Campbell River route until May. (Black Press files)

John Ernest Wood

December 6, 1931 - January 18, 2023In Loving Memory ~ It is…

  • Jan 18, 2023
Cindy Blackmore and Derek Brenchley with the final push at the Pioneer 8k — the first race of the Vancouver Island Race Series, Jan. 8. Brenchley ran 32:06 to win the men’s 65-69 age category. Photo by Joseph Camilleri

Smith sets record, Brenchley fastest among Comox Valley Road Runners

Eight members of the Comox Valley Road Runners took part in the…

  • Jan 17, 2023
Cindy Blackmore and Derek Brenchley with the final push at the Pioneer 8k — the first race of the Vancouver Island Race Series, Jan. 8. Brenchley ran 32:06 to win the men’s 65-69 age category. Photo by Joseph Camilleri
Casa Loma is hosting a Chinese New Year celebration. ADOBE STOCK IMAGE

Courtenay’s Casa Loma hosting public Chinese New Year festivities

Gung hay fat choy! Casa Loma is celebrating Chinese New year on…

  • Jan 17, 2023
Casa Loma is hosting a Chinese New Year celebration. ADOBE STOCK IMAGE
The Comox Valley RCMP Special Victims Unit is in need of old cell phones to distribute to victims of intimate partner violence. Black Press file photo

Comox Valley RCMP looking for used cell phones

For several years now, the Comox Valley RCMP Special Victims Unit has…

  • Jan 17, 2023
The Comox Valley RCMP Special Victims Unit is in need of old cell phones to distribute to victims of intimate partner violence. Black Press file photo
Former Coquitlam RCMP officer Fareez Vellani again had his appeal to have his 2016 dismissal overturned, in a federal court decision Jan. 9. Vellani was fired for repeatedly lying about crashing his car. (Black Press Media file photo)

Fired B.C. RCMP officer fails to get federal judge to overturn 2016 dismissal

Former Coquitlam officer Fareez Vellani fired for repeatedly lying about crashing car

  • Jan 17, 2023
Former Coquitlam RCMP officer Fareez Vellani again had his appeal to have his 2016 dismissal overturned, in a federal court decision Jan. 9. Vellani was fired for repeatedly lying about crashing his car. (Black Press Media file photo)
New guidance from the Canadian Centre on Substance Use and Addiction suggests Canadians should be seriously cutting back on their drinking if they want to avoid serious health risks. (Pixabay photo)

Worried about Canada’s new alcohol guidance? Try a damp January

New guide suggests 1 to 2 drinks a week is low risk, while more start to increase chance of cancer

  • Jan 17, 2023
New guidance from the Canadian Centre on Substance Use and Addiction suggests Canadians should be seriously cutting back on their drinking if they want to avoid serious health risks. (Pixabay photo)
New K’ómoks First Nation Chief and Council from left to right: Councillor Coral Mackay, Councillor Susan Savoie, Chief Councillor Ken Price, and Councillor Candace Newman.

K’ómoks First Nation welcomes brand new Chief and council

Four new councillors were elected on Saturday, Jan. 7, to K’ómoks First…

  • Jan 17, 2023
New K’ómoks First Nation Chief and Council from left to right: Councillor Coral Mackay, Councillor Susan Savoie, Chief Councillor Ken Price, and Councillor Candace Newman.
The Comox Valley Wave by Strikers U16 boys volleyball team finished second out of four teams at the opening tournament of the 2023 club season, Sunday at Lake Trail. Photo supplied

Host Comox Valley second at club volleyball tourney

Four Under-16 boys volleyball teams were in action Sunday at Lake Trail…

  • Jan 16, 2023
The Comox Valley Wave by Strikers U16 boys volleyball team finished second out of four teams at the opening tournament of the 2023 club season, Sunday at Lake Trail. Photo supplied
File photo of Glacier Kings-Port Alberni game.

Comox Valley Glacier Kings beat Kraken, lose to Generals

Yetis hold down third in VIJHL North

  • Jan 16, 2023
File photo of Glacier Kings-Port Alberni game.
Courtenay Coun./CVRD board vice-chair Will Cole-Hamilton will be joining the board of directors of the Union of British Columbia Municipalities. File photo

Courtenay councillor takes a seat on Union of BC Municipalities board

Courtenay Coun. Will Cole-Hamilton will be joining the board of directors of…

  • Jan 16, 2023
Courtenay Coun./CVRD board vice-chair Will Cole-Hamilton will be joining the board of directors of the Union of British Columbia Municipalities. File photo
The annual antler measure takes place at the Courtenay and District Fish and Game clubhouse on Jan. 21. Photo supplied

Courtenay Fish & Game antler measure coming up

How do your hunting skills rack up? Saturday, Jan. 21 is the…

  • Jan 16, 2023
The annual antler measure takes place at the Courtenay and District Fish and Game clubhouse on Jan. 21. Photo supplied

Raymond Edward Ekstrom

December 5, 1929 - January 16, 2023In loving memory ~ It is…

  • Jan 16, 2023

Shurli (Terralee Lynn) Eyford

February 24, 1955 - January 15, 2023In loving memory ~ It is…

  • Jan 15, 2023

Pat Horie

June 26, 1942 - January 14, 2023In loving memory ~ Our "Kootenay…

  • Jan 14, 2023
Spa fashion photography by Lia Crowe

Rejuvenate

Warming up with fashion at the spa

  • Jan 13, 2023
Spa fashion photography by Lia Crowe
File photo of CVRD office

Dashboard will help Comox Valley Regional District monitor growth goals

The Comox Valley Regional District recently launched a Regional Growth Strategy Performance…

  • Jan 12, 2023
File photo of CVRD office
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