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Union Bay water plant now finished

Work allows health authority to lift boil water advisory

Residents want City of Courtenay to move proposed trail route

City says route closer to the shoreline poses number of problems

Comox Valley RCMP looking for missing woman

Ami Guthrie was last seen in Courtenay in early July

Time to protect B.C.’s unique glass sponge reefs, conservation group says

Climate change is a “serious and immediate threat” to the 9,000-year old sponges: study

Courtenay development proposes expanded pub, condos

Courtenay council gave second reading Monday to a development application for a…

Temporary traffic controller in place at Courtenay intersection

A vehicle accident at the Old Island Highway and Comox Road on…

  • Jul 8, 2020
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Mount Washington opens full ZipTour
Maple Pool Shipping Container home
Birthday food bank donation
100th birthday celebration for Valley veteran

North Island College president to retire next year

North Island College’s president and CEO has officially announced his plans to…

  • Jul 8, 2020

Courtenay council praises warming centre for service

The Connect Warming Centre will continue to operate at 685 Cliffe Ave.…

NIC launches virtual orientation sessions

New students encouraged to take part in virtual sessions, webinars, video tours starting this summer

  • Jul 7, 2020

UPDATE: Search suspended for missing Vancouver Island hiker

Searchers scoured Strathcona Park near Gold River for experienced 65-year-old on 40-kilometre trek

Cumberland keeps pushing for groundwater protection

Council will raise issue with Province again through Union of BC Municipalities

Cumberland wants more done to stop drug deaths

Motions include writing Dr. Bonnie Henry, holding naloxone workshop

Solar, seismic work among Comox Valley school district requests

District also wants to get a new roof on top of Mark R. Isfeld Secondary

Comox Valley school board wants consultation before ferry cuts

Province provides some funding for discretionary sailings over summer

Saanich woman says sexual assault was dismissed by police because of her ‘body language’

Patrol officers investigate sexual assault files, make decisions on what goes to Crown counsel

Comox Valley RCMP member hit in head with wood

Incident was part of a busy Canada Day for local police

Canada Day barn fire keeps three Island crews busy

Oyster River, Courtenay and Campbell River fire departments all respond to incident

Victoria police investigating possible hate crime on BC Transit bus

A young Black man was randomly struck by a Caucasian man who he did not know

‘Amazingly lucky’ no one killed or seriously injured in Sunday’s head-on collision near Oyster Bay – RCMP

Three people were transported to hospital with minor injuries

  • Jun 29, 2020