Local News

Comox legend guest of honour

Stocky Edwards will be the man of the hour Aug. 8

Cumberland businesses on board with potential single-use plastic ban

Mayor Leslie Baird heartened by support for the initiative

  • Jul 18th, 2018

Riverfront proposal in Comox Valley remains on hold

Directors consider application a standard amendment

Courtenay council considers tax exemption bylaw

Proposal intends to stimulate downtown development

Campfire ban coming into effect across West Coast

The Coastal Fire Centre says bans will begin on Wednesday

Helipad testing at North Island Hospital campuses
MusicFest slideshow/video
Stoten Falls river rescue
Island Highway crash

Heat warning issued for Vancouver Island

Temperatures expected to cool down later this week

Living with obsessive compulsive disorder

The Big Read: Vancouver Island mom calls for more mental health services as son battles OCD

Bomb threat closes North Island College campuses

“Out of an abundance of caution, all campuses are being evacuated.”

Island moves four to five millimetres away from mainland

Southern Vancouver Island shifts due to tiny tremors

Another rescue operation on Puntledge River

This is the second time in the past week that search and rescue crews have been called out

Mysterious rock-throwing happens again

Cumberland couple out thousands of dollars

Cumberland to look at single use plastic bag ban in the village

Council approves motion for staff report into logistics of implementing plastics regulations

Comox Valley’s last video store closing

Gone Hollywood’s last day is Aug. 27

Report reveals widespread violations by fish processing facilities

Most effluent-discharging plants in the province “out of compliance with their permit”

Blight on Robson Bight?

The Big Read: Green movement worried old-growth logging threatens legendary orca rubbing beaches

City of Courtenay hosting open house to discuss retail cannabis direction

City looking for input from residents regarding retail guidelines

  • Jul 2nd, 2018

Federal government not protecting wild salmon: Blaney

North Island-Powell River MP says government must be “held accountable”