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Cumberland council hears message of child care shortage

Consultants conducted overview of care spaces versus demand

Union Bay, Graham Lake residents advised to boil water

Due to high turbidity levels, boil water notices are in effect in…

  • Jan 14, 2020

‘It was mayhem’: Storm causes huge damage at Vancouver Island marina

Boat crashes ashore, 150 feet of breakwater crumbles at the Beachcomber Marina in Nanoose Bay

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

Disaster Aid Canada raises over $40,000 for Australian wildfire relief efforts

Funds will be directed to Rotary clubs on the ground in impacted communities

About 3,500 Comox Valley customers lose power at peak

UPDATE: Comox Fire responds to about a dozen calls from storm

Death of famed Island artist Modeste mourned

World famous carving talents began under the guidance of high school teacher

Development proposed at Crown Isle

Courtenay council has approved second reading for a development proposal adjacent to…

UPDATE: ‘Hold and secure’ order at Georges P. Vanier Secondary after report of weapon-related incident

‘Hold and secure’ protocol was implemented at Georges P. Vanier Secondary School…

BC Ferries cancels morning sailings as heavy winds hit Georgia Strait

Wind warning issued for region by Environment Canada, not clear when sailings will resume

Campbell River RCMP drug sting leads to 10 people charged

Another 10 people will likely also face charges

Flu hospitalizations see significant drop across Vancouver Island

Less than a third of the number of people have been hospitalized due to influenza since last year

Courtenay launches AAP for sanitary sewer project

An Alternative Approval Process (AAP) has been launched in Courtenay to measure…

  • Jan 8, 2020

Vancouver Island mom loses case on Indigenous smudging ceremony in daughter’s class

B.C. Supreme Court judge releases ruling in Servatius case against Alberni school district

Cannabis applicant proposes to support affordable housing in Courtenay

A consultant for the applicant was the only person to speak at…

Opponents call for closure of herring fishery in Strait of Georgia

A Fisheries and Oceans Canada (DFO) management plan for herring recommends a…

Comox-Strathcona regions buying carbon offsets for now

Move will help cover emissions while CSWM looks for local offset projects

City of Courtenay donates space for warming centre

The City of Courtenay has entered into an agreement with the Comox…

Comox Valley RCMP arrest B&E suspect

Further investigation led to recovery of four firearms, additional stolen property