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Courtenay council considers apartment proposal at 1025 Ryan Rd.

Courtenay council has approved second reading of a rezoning to build a…

Virtual moment of silence to honour fallen workers

The annual Day of Mourning BC will be held virtually this year.…

  • Apr 27, 2020

B.C. announces funding to improve internet connectivity in remote areas

Funds could benefit North Island communites in Savary Island, Heriot Bay and Zeballos with better connectivity

Birthday food bank donation
100th birthday celebration for Valley veteran
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Mass funerals begin after deadly Sri Lanka attacks

Campbell River RCMP attend overnight 7-Eleven parking lot fight

Thirteen people were fighting in the parking lot when police arrived

Comox Strathcona Waste Management goes to procurement for organics site

Three firms are bidding for the compost facility project, with decision expected by summer

Comox Strathcona Waste Management recycling bins still on schedule to be closed

Tainted items make region’s single-stream bins too costly; staff hope Return-It sites open soon

Comox’s Filberg Festival is latest event to be cancelled for 2020

Announcement to postpone until 2021 comes in response to pandemic

Columbia River Treaty talks impacted by COVID-19 crisis

Public engagement sessions planned to be held this spring on the negotiations have been delayed

Campground at 19 Wing Comox open but not to public

Staff, military police are checking to see distancing measures are followed

Union Bay Improvement District picks new chair

Ian Munro chosen at committee of the whole meeting

Only five COVID-19 patients across all Vancouver Island’s hospitals

Health officials at virtual town hall ask residents to ‘hold the line’

MP Rachel Blaney happy with federal funding revisions for small busineses

Blaney provides latest updates on Canadian Emergency Businesses Action, COVID-19 and more

Borrowed funds would pay half the cost to rehab Courtenay bridge

At its Monday meeting, Courtenay council approved third reading of a bylaw…

Subsequent mayors’ resignations leaves Island village with a governance vacuum in perilous times

Sayward council will confer to elect an interim mayor almost a month after previous resignation as it continues to tackle COVID-19 with an emergency response team

North Island-Powell River MP encouraged by business developments

North Island-Powell River MP Rachel Blaney says some of the most poignant…

UPDATE: Serious crash south of Nanaimo happened while car was making U-turn

28-year-old motorcyclist airlifted to Victoria hospital Saturday with life-threatening injuries

Project will upgrade trail from Cumberland’s core

Rotary Club of Cumberland Centennial provided $4,000 to the project

  • Apr 19, 2020

Comox Valley churches looking at new ways to reach their communities

Many are now using social media, Internet video and even podcast to spread the word