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Courtenay council approves fifth cannabis application

Courtenay council unanimously approved a zoning amendment to allow a non-medical cannabis…

Comox Valley Art Gallery, festival receive funds

Courtenay-Comox MLA Ronna-Rae Leonard is welcoming over $76,000 through the BC Arts…

  • Sep 6, 2019

Courtenay resident requests Nuisance Abatement Bylaw

Jackie (name changed) says her health has suffered and her safety has…

Mountain bike accident
Truck hits power line

Cumberland wants to hear views on trees

Community is putting together a 20-year urban forest plan

Courtenay council seeks OCP advisory members

The City of Courtenay’s Official Community Plan (OCP) will soon be undergoing…

  • Sep 5, 2019

Blaney concerned about offline weather stations

North Island-Powell River MP Rachel Blaney has been working with local stakeholders…

  • Sep 5, 2019

B.C. conference looks at how First Nations can be involved in cannabis industry

Some First Nations are dead set against it, while some see economic growth opportunities

Cougar shot and killed on Vancouver Island

Animal was very comfortable in the highly developed neighbourhood: conservation officer

Downtown Courtenay business group opposed to bridge cantilevers

The Downtown Courtenay Business Improvement Association has voiced its opposition to council’s…

Governments work together to provide emergency notifications

The Comox Valley Regional District in partnership with Courtenay, Comox and Cumberland…

  • Sep 4, 2019

Saratoga, Miracle Beach residents itching to get to core of mosquito issue

Problem seems to be getting worse and starting earlier in the season

Weekend handyDART service starts in Comox Valley

BC Transit and the Comox Valley Regional District are introducing weekend service…

  • Sep 3, 2019

Comox Valley drivers reminded school’s back and so are school zones

Fines for speeding start at $197 and rise with the number of clicks over speed limit

Photographer ID’s two new humpback visitors near Comox

Lifeforce’s Peter Hamilton thinks whales might be from Hawaii or Mexico

Tree topples onto Courtenay house

A large tree fell onto a family home on Salsbury Road in…

Government invests in ghost gear retrieval

The federal government has initiated a multi-million dollar program to retrieve derelict…

Cumberland looking to arts plan to drive economy

Village is applying again to BC Rural Dividend Program for project funds

Grief support group meets twice a month

A free, monthly grief support group that started last year is now…

Comox Valley RCMP Warrants of the Week

The Comox Valley RCMP have issued warrants for the arrest of the…

  • Aug 28, 2019