Local News

CVRD, union approve new collective agreement

Negotiations with USW Local 1-1937 began last January

  • Jan 3, 2019
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Ecole Puntledge Park celebrates winter solstice and Indigenous culture
Kitesurfers take advantage of strong winds in Comox
2018 Everybody Deserves A Smile packaging day
National Day of Remembrance and Action on Violence Against Women

UPDATED: Rain and wind warnings continue for Vancouver Island

Winter storm season on B.C.’s wild west coast with up to 100mm of rain falling across the Island

Fencing, signage installed at Stotan Falls

Sirens de-activated for time being

  • Jan 2, 2019

Comox Valley Regional District responds to legal challenge

District says it’s been open, transparent

  • Dec 28, 2018

60,000 still without power; wind warning continues across Vancouver Island

Winds expected to ease by Saturday afternoon and into overnight

More than 90,000 remain without power on Vancouver Island

BC Hydro working around the clock in the wake of most severe windstorm in years

Kettle Campaign needs help

Comox Valley Salvation Army needs $90,000 before Christmas

UPDATE: BC Ferries cancels 80 sailings amid wind storm

Stormy weather is to blame for cancellations between Tsawwassen, Swartz Bay, Departure Bay and Horseshoe Bay

Fundraising venture underway for Island girl injured in 2016 knife attack

Janelle Guyatt still enduring surgery to repair nerve damage two and a half years later

BREAKING: Driver crashes into sheriff’s van while travelling into North Island village

The driver was looking to turn left into Port Alice when they cut off the sheriff’s van.

Price at Vancouver Island pumps not expected to decrease until after Boxing Day

Closure of US pipeline, weather affected barges are factors in the fluctuating price

More wind storms to hit Vancouver Island, expected to taper off for Christmas Day

Another special weather statement in effect for evening of Dec. 19

Imminent need for housing money: Blaney

North Island-Powell River MP concerned about short-term