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Comox Valley RCMP seeking witnesses to suspicious fire

Man who may have been wearing black hoodie seen fleeing area

Planning continues for South Courtenay Riverway Extension

The Riverway Trail, which runs alongside the Courtenay River and Estuary, will…

Bee business looks to new heights in Cumberland

Council is considering changes to zoning bylaw around rooftop beekeeping

Comox Valley Women's Memorial March
Hwy 19 protesters harassed
Highway 19 protest
Black Press Extreme Career & Education Fair

Highway blockade in Comox Valley comes down due to safety concerns

One person arrested in relation to Monday’s incident, though no charges are expected

Comox Valley Sewage Commission approves odour upgrades at treatment plant

Area B residents living near the Water Pollution Control Centre on Brent…

Cumberland moves to ban bottled water businesses from zoning bylaw

Issue will go to advisory planning commission before coming back to council

Controlled detonations part of two-week exercise at 19 Wing Comox

Exercise TAZ RUNNER, an annual military training scenario to practise skills with…

  • Feb 11, 2020

Wet’suwet’en supporters close down part of highway in Comox Valley

Entrance, exit closures keep stretch of Highway 19 free of traffic Monday morning

Salmon Point Restaurant and Pub arson approaches one-year anniversary

Its been almost one year since the Salmon Point Restaurant and Pub…

  • Feb 10, 2020

Search for missing Courtenay man called off

Teams combed through 16,000 square kilometres on weekend for Michael Gazetas

Clue narrows search for Courtenay man to Highway 28 corridor

Comox Valley team also assisting in search for missing Cortes Island man

Oyster River Fire Rescue battles RV fires

Fire started in one RV and spread to another in the Saratoga Beach area

Hornby Island Arts Centre holds project update and social event

Organizers hope to start process of taking project bids by the spring

Rental housing proposed near Courtenay Hospital

A Vancouver company has applied to construct 151 rental units on three…

Former Courtenay business owner pleads guilty to child luring

Psychiatric report ordered for sentencing of Jason Graff who was in court in Chilliwack Friday

Assault charges laid following incident at cadet training centre in Comox

A one-day court martial concerning an assault charge at HMCS Quadra will…

Comox Valley Schools preps for student environment conference

Event will bring in students from neighbouring district on Vancouver Island

Province appoints special mediators in bid to end coastal forest strike

Amanda Rogers and Vince Ready given powers to craft recommended deal to break eight-month impasse

How should Courtenay grow over the next 10 years?

Courtenay’s population is expected to grow by more than 15 per cent…

  • Feb 5, 2020

Sooke rallies to show its support in the wake of tragic deaths

Fund raising efforts, scholarships and meal trains have all been launched