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Needs assessment to identify gaps in Comox Valley housing supply

The Comox Valley Regional District is undertaking a housing needs assessment that…

Comox Valley Regional District agrees to Union Bay governance study

Process will consider whether community should convert services to the region

Betties face some bumps from Cumberland Rec Centre deal

Roller derby group gets hit with schedule changes, rental hikes as ‘team’ rather than ‘drop-in’ program

Remembrance Day ceremony in Courtenay
Union Bay crash
Mass funerals begin after deadly Sri Lanka attacks
Minister not feeling great about social media co-operation as election nears

New Comox Valley non-profit helps people on street

A Comox Valley woman has started a non-profit to assist marginalized members…

Puntledge River siren test Oct. 23

BC Hydro will be testing the Puntledge River siren warning system on…

  • Oct 15, 2019

Dog from Comox Valley team finds missing woman in his first SAR mission

CVGSAR sent K9 teams to help with search on Saanich Peninsula on the weekend

Comox Valley organization hopes to pilot seasonal warming centre

The Comox Valley Coalition to End Homelessness has appealed to Courtenay council…

2019 FEDERAL ELECTION: Courtenay-Alberni candidate videos

Election day in Canada is Oct. 21

  • Oct 13, 2019

City conducting water main flushing from Comox Road to parts of East Courtenay

Flushing will take place weekdays, from Oct. 15-31

  • Oct 13, 2019

Courtenay-Alberni candidates trade barbs at Alberni all candidates meeting

Crime, climate change, seniors all on slate of questions

Breathe Clean Air Comox Valley doesn’t buy clean wood pitch

The Hearth, Patio and Barbecue Association of Canada is promoting a transition…

Motorists can expect single-lane alternating on Courtenay street

Starting Wednesday, Oct. 16, 5th Street between Leighton and Fitzgerald avenues will…

  • Oct 10, 2019

North Island senior loses everything in fatal fire

A Merville pensioner lost his common-law wife and wound up in hospital…

Tour de Rock 2019 team raises more than $1.1 million for kids cancer research

Cops for Cancer team cycled 1,000 kilometres across Vancouver Island

Vacant building engulfed by flames on Denman Island

Fanny Bay and Hornby Island departments sent trucks, firefighters to help

One person dead as fire ravages Merville apartment

Tenants of the Hillview Apartments in Merville were evacuated Tuesday when the building caught fire.

Courtenay council adopts two master plans

Two sweeping community master plans were passed by Courtenay council Sept. 30,…

  • Oct 8, 2019

Trial date set for man charged with Hornby Island school fire

A trial date of Dec. 4 has been set for the man…

  • Oct 7, 2019

Comox Valley RCMP ‘ticket’ lots of young people

Program encourages kids toward safe, healthy activities this summer

  • Oct 7, 2019