Comox

Steve Blacklock is running for a seat on Comox council.

Commercial property appraiser Steve Blacklock running for a seat on Comox council

Long-time Comox resident Steve Blacklock is running for a seat on town…

  • Sep 19, 2022
Steve Blacklock is running for a seat on Comox council.
Former two-term councillor (1999-2005) Don Davis (seen here with his wife, Judi) will run for a seat on Comox council. This will be the 10th time his name appears on the Comox ballot.

Former two-term councillor Don Davis seeking return to Comox council

Don Davis is for running for councillor in the election in Comox,…

  • Sep 13, 2022
Former two-term councillor (1999-2005) Don Davis (seen here with his wife, Judi) will run for a seat on Comox council. This will be the 10th time his name appears on the Comox ballot.
Ken Grant will run for re-election to Comox council.

Ken Grant to seek sixth term on Comox council

I am pleased to announce that I am running for a sixth…

  • Sep 13, 2022
Ken Grant will run for re-election to Comox council.
Tamara Nolan of Comox was crowned B.C.’s Strongest Woman at the amateur strongman provincial championships on the Labour Day weekend. Scott Stanfield photo

Comox resident crowned Strongest Woman in B.C.

Tamara Nolan of Comox was crowned B.C.’s Strongest Woman at the amateur…

Tamara Nolan of Comox was crowned B.C.’s Strongest Woman at the amateur strongman provincial championships on the Labour Day weekend. Scott Stanfield photo
Comox Mayor Russ Arnott was on hand at the Courtenay Canada Day Parade. Photo by Terry Farrell

Comox Mayor Russ Arnott cancels re-election bid

Health issues force Arnott to drop out; Nicole Minions to be acclaimed as mayor on Oct. 15

Comox Mayor Russ Arnott was on hand at the Courtenay Canada Day Parade. Photo by Terry Farrell
Jenn Meilleur is running for a seat on Comox council.

Jenn Meilleur announces candidacy for Comox council

Action-oriented advocate for climate, housing affordability, and building community

Jenn Meilleur is running for a seat on Comox council.
Former Mount Washington Alpine Resort president/general manager Peter Gibson is running for a seat on Comox council.

Long-time Mount Washington executive Peter Gibson to run for seat on Comox council

Peter Gibson has announced he is running for Comox town council in…

  • Sep 7, 2022
Former Mount Washington Alpine Resort president/general manager Peter Gibson is running for a seat on Comox council.
British Columbians will go to the polls on Oct. 15 for the municipal elections. (file photo)

ELECTION 2022: List of candidates in Courtenay, Comox, Cumberland, CVRD and SD71

The following is a fluid list of candidates that have announced their…

  • Sep 7, 2022
British Columbians will go to the polls on Oct. 15 for the municipal elections. (file photo)
Randi Baldwin

Randi Baldwin to run for school trustee position in Comox

Randi Baldwin has announced her candidacy for school trustee in School District…

  • Sep 7, 2022
Randi Baldwin
Swoop Airlines. (Contributed)

Swoop there it goes: Low-cost airline cancels Comox-Edmonton route

Barely three months after its launch, Swoop Airlines - WestJet’s ultra-low-cost carrier…

Swoop Airlines. (Contributed)
Vicky Trill has announced her candidacy as a school trustee for the town of Comox.

Vicki Trill announces candidacy for Comox school trustee position

Local elections are just over a month away. My name is Vicky…

  • Sep 5, 2022
Vicky Trill has announced her candidacy as a school trustee for the town of Comox.
Maureen Swift is running for re-election as a councillor for the town of Comox. Photo supplied

Comox Councillor Maureen Swift to run for re-election

Town of Comox Councillor Maureen Swift is excited to announce that she…

Maureen Swift is running for re-election as a councillor for the town of Comox. Photo supplied
Current Environmental and Town of Comox staff repaired the Balmoral Avenue fish ladder this summer. (photo credit – R. Wong)

Pacific Salmon Foundation grant pays for repairs to fish ladder in Comox

The repairs to the fish ladder located at Balmoral Avenue, in the…

Current Environmental and Town of Comox staff repaired the Balmoral Avenue fish ladder this summer. (photo credit – R. Wong)
Fanfare Cam Boyce has worn many hats, quite literally and figuratively. Photo supplied

Music in the Parks returns to Comox

The Town of Comox is excited to announce that Music in the…

  • Aug 31, 2022
Fanfare Cam Boyce has worn many hats, quite literally and figuratively. Photo supplied
Canadian Armed Forces parachute training will be taking place in Comox Aug. 22-26. Photo by Gerry Fairbrother

CAF to conduct parachute training at 19 Wing Comox

The Canadian Forces School of Search and Rescue (CFSSAR) will conduct parachute…

  • Aug 19, 2022
Canadian Armed Forces parachute training will be taking place in Comox Aug. 22-26. Photo by Gerry Fairbrother
A WestJet Airlines Boeing 737 Max aircraft taxis to a gate after arriving at Vancouver International Airport in Richmond, B.C., on Thursday, January 21, 2021.THE CANADIAN PRESS/Darryl Dyck
A WestJet Airlines Boeing 737 Max aircraft taxis to a gate after arriving at Vancouver International Airport in Richmond, B.C., on Thursday, January 21, 2021.THE CANADIAN PRESS/Darryl Dyck
With replacement parts here, the swing set at Marina Park is ready for use again. Photo, Town of Comox

Comox Marina Park playground is swinging again

Playground equipment was also damaged about same time last year

With replacement parts here, the swing set at Marina Park is ready for use again. Photo, Town of Comox
Pat Suess photo

VIDEO: Quality Foods Festival of Lights fireworks in Comox

Marina Park and the Comox pier were packed with fireworks fans to…

Pat Suess photo
Flight Sgt. Ariana Johnson of 386 Royal Canadian Air Cadet Squadron (RCACS) in full dress.

Comox cadet sharpens drill skills at summer training

Flight Sgt. Ariana Johnson of Comox is in Vernon for the highly…

  • Aug 2, 2022
Flight Sgt. Ariana Johnson of 386 Royal Canadian Air Cadet Squadron (RCACS) in full dress.
Air Cadet Max Duncan, 14, puts into practice his newly acquired knowledge of how to build a temporary shelter while fellow cadet Finley Jackson, 13, executes the perfect wholesome photobomb. Photo Tia Paulhus

Comox cadets complete optional summer training

Cadets Max Duncan of Comox and Finley Jackson of Courtenay, members of…

  • Aug 2, 2022
Air Cadet Max Duncan, 14, puts into practice his newly acquired knowledge of how to build a temporary shelter while fellow cadet Finley Jackson, 13, executes the perfect wholesome photobomb. Photo Tia Paulhus