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Crime drops 5 per cent in Courtenay, says Statistics Canada

Severity of crime also on the decline in latest annual numbers

Knappett awarded EQ contract

The Comox Valley Regional District has awarded a contract to Knappett Industries…

Now is a good time for Vancouver Islanders to get a cat

BC SPCA offers 50 per cent off cat adoption fees July 27 to Aug. 2

  • Jul 24, 2019
Mountain bike accident
Truck hits power line

Water treatment system moves into construction phase

After years of preparation and planning, the Comox Valley Regional District’s new…

  • Jul 24, 2019

Students, parents jump to suspended Cumberland teacher’s defence

Many comments on social media describe David Munro as favourite teacher

Pamela Anderson to join Sea Shepherd during protest at fish farm near Campbell River

RV Martin Sheen to hold demonstration on Saturday at Cermaq-owned farm

New district office should be ready late in year

Exterior siding and interior finishings are underway for the new regional district…

Cumberland moves ahead on Fortis natural gas station

Project would use landfill as source for natural gas supply

Cumberland fined for wastewater non-compliance issues

Council moves to get legal advice and appeal penalties of more than $85,000

Construction values dip slightly

Appraiser says inventory is key

Comox Strathcona Waste Management compares landfill costs in region

Staff report shows economies of scale mean waste costs less in the Comox Valley

Six inducted into BC Hockey Hall of Fame

The 26th ceremony in Penticton welcomed powerful figures both from on and off the ice

RCMP investigate two shootings in the Lower Mainland

Incidents happened in Surrey, with a victim being treated at Langley Memorial Hospital

Rich the Vegan scoots across Canada for the animals

Rich Adams is riding his push scooter across Canada to bring awareness to the dog meat trade in Asia

Fortis encourages transition to CNG, RNG

Commercial transportation is the largest contributor to B.C.’s greenhouse gas (GHG) emissions…

Council adopts Urban Forest Strategy

For the first time in Courtenay’s history, an urban forest strategy is…

  • Jul 18, 2019

Fall webworms are back in the Comox Valley

Have you been seeing nests in trees around town? The City of…

  • Jul 18, 2019

Comox Valley military museum could be closed for a couple of months

HMCS Alberni site suffered water damage during a recent downpour

Injured humpback returns to waters off Comox a year later

Photographer spotted Ocular again and noticed the whale has been healing