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Bernie Dinter owns and operates Dinter Nursery in Duncan.

The evolution of the garden nursery discussed at next North Island Rhododendron Society meeting

Time changes everything, including nurseries - now more likely to be called…

  • Apr 5, 2018
Bernie Dinter owns and operates Dinter Nursery in Duncan.
Chief Mike Williamson was presented with the Community Safety Award for many years working and promotion teaching road rescue on Vancouver Island.

Cumberland Fire Rescue doles out annual awards

Cumberland Fire Rescue held its annual awards banquet recently, with more than…

  • Apr 4, 2018
Chief Mike Williamson was presented with the Community Safety Award for many years working and promotion teaching road rescue on Vancouver Island.
RBC helps fund purchase of infant incubators for Comox Valley Hospital

RBC helps fund purchase of infant incubators for Comox Valley Hospital

$25,000 donation to Comox Valley Healthcare Foundation

  • Apr 2, 2018
RBC helps fund purchase of infant incubators for Comox Valley Hospital
SD 71 getting millions in school upgrades

SD 71 getting millions in school upgrades

The provincial government has announced more than $2 million in funding for…

  • Mar 27, 2018
SD 71 getting millions in school upgrades
95-year-old Comox Valley resident celebrates birthday with a swim and pizza party

95-year-old Comox Valley resident celebrates birthday with a swim and pizza party

No slowing down for Patricia Cottingham

  • Mar 21, 2018
95-year-old Comox Valley resident celebrates birthday with a swim and pizza party

Indigenous elders to speak at Courtenay Library

Part of Vancouver Island Regional Library’s Indigenous Voices initiative

  • Jan 26, 2018
Parenting Through Anxiety aims to give parents confidence in using skills and resources to help their children cope, and to provide parents with practical support to manage their own journey with anxiety.

New group in Comox Valley for parents with anxiety

Parenting Through Anxiety meets Tuesday evenings

  • Jan 25, 2018
Parenting Through Anxiety aims to give parents confidence in using skills and resources to help their children cope, and to provide parents with practical support to manage their own journey with anxiety.
The Comox Valley Horticultural Society welcomes Carolyn Herriot as guest speaker for the January meeting.

Carolyn Herriot to speak at first CV Hort Society meeting of 2018

On Monday, Jan. 15, the Comox Valley Horticultural Society welcomes Carolyn Herriot,…

  • Jan 9, 2018
The Comox Valley Horticultural Society welcomes Carolyn Herriot as guest speaker for the January meeting.
Sheep, shepherds and even a horse gather around the manager in preparation for the 6 p.m. Christmas Eve service at St. Peter’s Church, Comox.

Three unique services at St. Peter’s Comox on Christmas Eve

Children to perform nativity play at 6 p.m.

  • Dec 21, 2017
Sheep, shepherds and even a horse gather around the manager in preparation for the 6 p.m. Christmas Eve service at St. Peter’s Church, Comox.
The B.C. legislature would change dramatically if proportional representation is approved.

Comox Valley Council of Canadians AGM upcoming

Guest speaker to discuss proportional representation

  • Nov 8, 2017
The B.C. legislature would change dramatically if proportional representation is approved.
Seven and a half years ago Marc Vance had no idea that getting lost in Black Creek would lead him to a dream come true - a bison farm on Hamm Road.

On The Hoof: Do you know where your meat comes from?

Janice Hayward Special to The Record The Comox Valley is rich in…

  • Oct 26, 2017
Seven and a half years ago Marc Vance had no idea that getting lost in Black Creek would lead him to a dream come true - a bison farm on Hamm Road.
Chronic pain can be attributed to a decrease in oxygen utilization. Dr. Sterling Desmond says ozone therapy can eliminate that pain.

Break the cycle of chronic pain with ozone therapy

Why is it that some injuries never heal, and go on to…

  • Oct 26, 2017
Chronic pain can be attributed to a decrease in oxygen utilization. Dr. Sterling Desmond says ozone therapy can eliminate that pain.
CV Amnesty invites public to discussion on Bill C-262

CV Amnesty invites public to discussion on Bill C-262

UN Declaration on the Rights of Indigenous Peoples (UNDRIP) is the focus of the evening

  • Oct 18, 2017
CV Amnesty invites public to discussion on Bill C-262

New Democrat government would ban grizzly bear hunting

Former Conservation Officer supports grizzly bear hunting ban

The CRA tax scam appears to have stopped - at least for now.

Raid on call centre in India puts brakes on CRA tax scam

Experts are wondering if the scheme is permanently stopped, or if it will resume again when the heat dies down.

The CRA tax scam appears to have stopped - at least for now.
Map showing the area under consideration by Northisle for their Hushamu copper and gold mining project.

Testing fuels optimism about North Island mine project

Drill samples near Holberg yield results that have Northisle officials excited about the economic possibilities of proposed copper/gold mine

Map showing the area under consideration by Northisle for their Hushamu copper and gold mining project.

Bryce Casavant transferred from Conservation Officer Service

Former northern Vancouver Island Conservation Officer Bryce Casavant has been transferred from the Conservation Officer Service

The twin cubs after being removed from trees.

The North Island Gazette is raising funds for cubs Athena and Jordan

It will cost $21,900 per cub for 18 months of care before they are released

  • Jul 9, 2015
The twin cubs after being removed from trees.
Volunteers needed for BC Parks Accessibility Day on Mount Washington

Volunteers needed for BC Parks Accessibility Day on Mount Washington

Accessibility Day takes place Aug. 4 at Paradise Meadows

  • Dec 31, 1969
Volunteers needed for BC Parks Accessibility Day on Mount Washington