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Transit service abides by boundary limits

A couple that lives on Rennison Road in Area C need help…

Courtenay council adopts bylaw to regulate plastics

Courtenay council adopted a bylaw to regulate the business use of single-use…

Police make arrest after report of a man brandishing a gun at Campbell River-area lake

43-year-old man from the Comox area has since been charged with multiple offences

  • Jun 18, 2019

Comox man arrested after gun incident at Quinsam Lake

43-year-old man from the Comox area has since been charged with multiple offences

  • Jun 18, 2019

Cannabis store proposed for west side of Courtenay

Courtenay Council has approved second reading of a zoning amendment for a…

BC Ferries adds extra and late night summer sailings

Seasonal adjustments to sailing times also in effect on many routes

Relay For Life Comox Valley
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Ecole Puntledge Park creates sensory pathway

Relay For Life unites community

As of Monday, participating teams in Relay For Life Comox Valley had…

Cyclist injured after colliding with vehicle in Cumberland

Helmet might have saved life

  • Jun 13, 2019

CVRD to investigate, assess options for odour standards

At its Tuesday meeting, the Comox Valley Sewage Commission directed staff to…

Cannabis retailer hopes to open by fall at Driftwood Mall

Courtenay’s first private cannabis retail store is expected to open in the…

Wood smoke continues to poison our air, lungs

Wood heating emits nearly three times the amount of PM2.5 (particulate matter)…

Storefront cannabis retailer proposed at Cliffe Avenue

Courtenay council approved second reading of a rezoning for a storefront cannabis…

Altercation involving a knife leads to assault charge in Courtenay

An altercation outside St. George’s United Church in Courtenay Monday morning resulted…

Courtenay-Alberni MP says plastics ban is ‘a beginning’

Canada will ban single-use plastics as early as 2021

  • Jun 10, 2019

UPDATE: Crews continue to battle Read Island wildfire

Fire burning in dense forest and mountainous terrain

Military veteran pays homage to the fallen

Courtenay resident lands in Juno Beach after six-day cycle tour

Vancouver Island poet Eve Joseph ‘savouring’ moment after winning $65K Griffin prize

The Vancouver-raised, 66-year-old writer said she feels she still has work to do to master her craft

Province calls on Islanders to conserve water immediately

Some streams approaching critical levels, threatening salmon and fish