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Two injured in motorcycle MVA near Black Creek

Vehicles were backed up as Old Island Highway was down to single-lane alternating traffic

Greater Victoria Indigenous artist takes unique approach to COVID-19 masks

Howard La Fortune thought he’d have some fun in designing a homemade mask

Union Bay Improvement District chair hands in resignation

Vandenberg was only elected to the board as a trustee a year ago

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100th birthday celebration for Valley veteran
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Mass funerals begin after deadly Sri Lanka attacks

Vancouver Island leaders plead for stronger long weekend ferry restrictions

More than 30 officials back North Cowichan mayor’s letter asking B.C. to block non-essential travel

Comox Valley prepared to help with self-isolation

The B.C. government has partnered with municipalities, non-profits and the hotel industry…

‘Strong correlation’ between pandemic and 40-50 per cent drop in pollutants on Island

Nitrous Oxide, particulate matter 2.5, ozone have decreased significantly, says Environment Canada

Comox Valley organization continues to raise funds for land purchase

Despite the coronavirus pandemic, the Comox Valley Project Watershed Society remains confident…

L’Arche Comox Valley envisions further housing

L’Arche Comox Valley intends to construct further housing for adults with developmental…

Cumberland Community Forest Society set to complete transaction

The Cumberland Community Forest Society has raised enough money to purchase a…

Cumberland council backs BIA funding and emergency food program

Council expects events requesting grants will likely not happen as planned

Doctors announce CAPE Clinic, assessment clinic for Comox Valley

Part of aim of face-to-face clinics is to reduce reliance on personal protective equipment

  • Apr 12, 2020

BC Nurses’ Union donates $10,000 to Food Banks BC during COVID-19 crisis

Support comes as pandemic brings increased need for food banks, cutbacks in charitable donations

One person injured in ATV accident on Cumberland trail

Incident took place at Trent Main around 8 p.m. Friday night

‘Full ferries’ only half-full, BC Ferries clarifies

Nanaimo-Ladysmith MP calls for further restrictions on ferry travel

Cumberland council opts for deferment on utility bills

Council also considered options for property taxes but maintained the July deadline

Cumberland holds its first live-stream meeting

Province has given local governments ability to use online tools

Comox Valley MPs donating annual raise

Annual incremental hikes have been practice in Parliament since 2005

Comox Valley bylaw officers to keep eye on distancing practices at hot spots

They will be patrolling regional parks, trails to educate and response to any complaints

Construction well underway on Comox Valley Water Treatment Plant

Construction is well underway on a new water treatment plant that will…

  • Apr 8, 2020

Courtenay microbrewery hopes to add outdoor patio

The City of Courtenay will post notice on its website for public…