Courtenay

A Courtenay senior whose mobility scooter was damaged after being clipped by a car will receive a cash settlement from ICBC. Black Press file photo

Courtenay senior on scooter struck by car compensated with cash

A Courtenay senior whose mobility scooter was damaged after being clipped by…

A Courtenay senior whose mobility scooter was damaged after being clipped by a car will receive a cash settlement from ICBC. Black Press file photo
Courtenay rugby player Foster DeWitt earned his first cap for Canada in a Saturday win over Belgium in Brussels. Supplied photo. File photo

Courtenay rugby player earns first cap for Canada

Courtenay rugby player Foster DeWitt earned his first cap for Canada, Saturday,…

  • Nov 15, 2021
Courtenay rugby player Foster DeWitt earned his first cap for Canada in a Saturday win over Belgium in Brussels. Supplied photo. File photo
Moonlight & Magic returns to Downtown Courtenay Friday, Nov. 19 from 5 to 8 p.m. Photo courtesy Downtown Courtenay

Moonlight and Magic Returns!

Everyone is invited to the heart of the Comox Valley for ‘Moonlight…

  • Nov 15, 2021
Moonlight & Magic returns to Downtown Courtenay Friday, Nov. 19 from 5 to 8 p.m. Photo courtesy Downtown Courtenay
Moonlight & Magic returns to Downtown Courtenay on Nov. 19. Photo supplied

Festive season kicks off in Courtenay with Moonlight and Magic, Nov. 19

Everyone is invited to the heart of the Comox Valley for ‘Moonlight…

Moonlight & Magic returns to Downtown Courtenay on Nov. 19. Photo supplied
2021 Courtenay Remembrance Day Ceremony. Photo by Terry Farrell

PHOTOS: 2021 Courtenay Remembrance Day ceremony

Hundreds of military personnel, dignitaries, and residents showed up at the Courtenay…

2021 Courtenay Remembrance Day Ceremony. Photo by Terry Farrell
Courtenay Mayor Bob Wells Remembrance Day photo

Remembrance Day address from Courtenay Mayor Bob Wells

This year marks the 100th anniversary of the red poppy as a…

  • Nov 11, 2021
Courtenay Mayor Bob Wells Remembrance Day photo
The Courtenay Fire Department is responding to a fire on Cumberland Road in Courtenay Wednesday afternoon (Nov. 10). Photo by Mike Chouinard

Courtenay Fire Department battles Cumberland Road fire

VIDEO: Fire engulfs manufactured home on west wise of city

  • Nov 10, 2021
The Courtenay Fire Department is responding to a fire on Cumberland Road in Courtenay Wednesday afternoon (Nov. 10). Photo by Mike Chouinard
The partners of Endure Projects, from left: Brian Moran, Allan Landa and Guy Champagne, on site Monday at the future Palace Place in downtown Courtenay. Scott Stanfield photo

Building owners in downtown Courtenay expect tenancy in spring 2023

The shovel has officially hit the ground at Palace Place in downtown…

The partners of Endure Projects, from left: Brian Moran, Allan Landa and Guy Champagne, on site Monday at the future Palace Place in downtown Courtenay. Scott Stanfield photo
From left: Claude Bédard of the Comox Valley MIKI’SIW Métis Association, Courtenay-Comox MLA Ronna-Rae Leonard, Courtenay Mayor Bob Wells and Elder Donna Mitchell of the K’ómoks First Nation. Photo supplied

City of Courtenay honours Indigenous Veterans Day

Flags at Courtenay City Hall have been lowered to half-mast Monday for…

From left: Claude Bédard of the Comox Valley MIKI’SIW Métis Association, Courtenay-Comox MLA Ronna-Rae Leonard, Courtenay Mayor Bob Wells and Elder Donna Mitchell of the K’ómoks First Nation. Photo supplied
Courtenay council

Courtenay council approves additional money for park design analysis

Courtenay council has approved an additional $25,000 to a design options analysis…

Courtenay council
The Greenwood Trunk Project is 75 per cent complete. File photo

Courtenay council approves funding reallocation to complete sewer project

Courtenay city council has approved reallocating funds from other projects and reserves…

The Greenwood Trunk Project is 75 per cent complete. File photo
Single lane alternating traffic continues on the 5th Street Bridge as the repair process continues. Scott Stanfield photo

Bridge repairs, COVID a double whammy for Courtenay businesses

The COVID pandemic, coupled with an extended period to repair the 5th…

Single lane alternating traffic continues on the 5th Street Bridge as the repair process continues. Scott Stanfield photo
Left image: Don Bardonnex led the Courtenay Volunteer Fire Department for nearly 14 years. Right image, from left: Fire Chief Kurt MacDonald, and deputy fire chiefs Jonathan Welsh and George Seigler. City of Courtenay photo

Courtenay fire chief retires after lengthy career

After a decades-long career in fire and emergency services, Courtenay Fire Chief…

Left image: Don Bardonnex led the Courtenay Volunteer Fire Department for nearly 14 years. Right image, from left: Fire Chief Kurt MacDonald, and deputy fire chiefs Jonathan Welsh and George Seigler. City of Courtenay photo
The north side of Ryan Road between Back and Sandwick roads contains a paved shoulder with a ditch and bus stop, but no sidewalk. Scott Stanfield photo

Courtenay sidewalk proposal subject to ministry approval

Project estimated to exceed $1.5 million

The north side of Ryan Road between Back and Sandwick roads contains a paved shoulder with a ditch and bus stop, but no sidewalk. Scott Stanfield photo
Queneesh Elementary School

Courtenay’s Queneesh Elementary added to COVID exposure list

Queneesh Elementary is the latest Comox Valley school to be added to…

Queneesh Elementary School
Sean Hayes locks it out at 1,020 pounds in the deadlift at the Static Monsters Worldwide. Photo supplied

Courtenay strongman outlifts the field

Following a podium finish at his first professional event earlier this year,…

Sean Hayes locks it out at 1,020 pounds in the deadlift at the Static Monsters Worldwide. Photo supplied
Courtenay council

Courtenay council updates priorities for remainder of term

Courtenay council has mapped out its priorities for the remainder of its…

Courtenay council
The Connect Warming Centre is located at 685 Cliffe Ave. in Courtenay. File photo

Warming centre to offer overnight shelter in Courtenay

Courtenay council has approved a one-year lease agreement with four one-year renewal…

The Connect Warming Centre is located at 685 Cliffe Ave. in Courtenay. File photo
Heavy rains and a chill wind were no deterrent for a hardy group of volunteers helping the City of Courtenay with important habitat restoration at the Courtenay Airpark. Supplied

New trees planted in area around Courtenay Airpark lagoon

Heavy rains and a chill wind were no deterrent for a hardy…

Heavy rains and a chill wind were no deterrent for a hardy group of volunteers helping the City of Courtenay with important habitat restoration at the Courtenay Airpark. Supplied
Courtenay council

Courtenay council meetings switch to Comox Valley Regional District Civic Room

Spectators and participants at Courtenay council meetings will soon have more breathing…

Courtenay council