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The Comox Rotary's Ducky 500 will happen this summer. Stock image.

Comox Rotary Ducky 500 winners

The 2022 Ducky 500 was another sold out success. Here’s who won:…

  • Jul 13, 2022

 

Raida Bolton was presented with the Paul Harris Fellow Award at the April 20 Strathcona Sunrise Rotary meeting. Photo by Christy Woods

Local fitness instructor presented with prestigious Rotary award for her work with Comox Valley Hospice Society

Raida Bolton was genuinely surprised when presented with the Paul Harris Fellow…

  • Apr 21, 2022

 

An owl who had her badly broken wing amputated is the subject of a naming contest hosted by the Rotary youth division, Rainmakers Interact Club, to fundraise and help the Prince Rupert Wildlife Rehab Centre, where she has found a permanent nest. (Photo: K-J Millar/The Northern View)

Hoo is this bird? Prince Rupert amputee owl needs a name

Rotary Interact Club and Prince Rupert Wildlife Rehab Shelter host naming contest

 

Courtenay Rotary Pie Day is coming up on Friday, April 1 at On The Fly Café located at the Comox Valley Airport. Photo submitted

Courtenay Rotary aiming for Pie Day to take off at the Comox Valley Airport

Courtenay Rotary Pie Day set for April 1 at On The Fly Café

Courtenay Rotary Pie Day is coming up on Friday, April 1 at On The Fly Café located at the Comox Valley Airport. Photo submitted
Myrna Logan of the Rotary Club of Comox Valley presents a $7,000 cheque to James McKerricher of LUSH Valley Food Action Society. The funds were raised during the Rotary Club of Comox Valley’s Everyone Eats Raffle. Photo by Bonner Photograph

Comox Valley Food Bank and LUSH big winners in Rotary’s Everybody Eats raffle

In December of last year, the Rotary Club of Comox Valley announced…

  • Feb 15, 2022
Myrna Logan of the Rotary Club of Comox Valley presents a $7,000 cheque to James McKerricher of LUSH Valley Food Action Society. The funds were raised during the Rotary Club of Comox Valley’s Everyone Eats Raffle. Photo by Bonner Photograph
The Rotary Club of Comox Valley (CVRC) added a dinner series to its Everyone Eats Raffle for 2021. ADOBE STOCK IMAGE

Winners announced in Rotary Club of Comox Valley’s Everyone Eats Raffle

Rotary Club of Comox Valley raffle a near-sellout success

  • Dec 15, 2021
The Rotary Club of Comox Valley (CVRC) added a dinner series to its Everyone Eats Raffle for 2021. ADOBE STOCK IMAGE
Comox Rotary smoked candied salmon is great for Christmas entertaining,. ADOBE STOCK IMAGE

Comox Rotary’s Christmas smokes salmon sale now available

Looking for premium smoked wild B.C. salmon for Christmas? For just $30…

  • Nov 9, 2021
Comox Rotary smoked candied salmon is great for Christmas entertaining,. ADOBE STOCK IMAGE
Justine Wheatley, a licensed practical nurse at North Island Hospital Comox Valley stands with Rotarian Tom Gray. Photo by Erin Haluschak

Rotarians, businesses honour health care workers

Rotarians waved signed thanking workers at three locations in the Comox Valley

Justine Wheatley, a licensed practical nurse at North Island Hospital Comox Valley stands with Rotarian Tom Gray. Photo by Erin Haluschak
2,000 golf balls are dropped from a sack at the end of a Courtenay Fire Department ladder truck, for the inaugural Golf Ball Drop Fundraiser. The Comox Valley Monarch Lions Club and the Rotary Club of the Comox Valley shared the net profits from the event. (screen grab from Facebook video)

Comox Valley service clubs big winners at inaugural Golf Ball Drop fundraiser

The Comox Valley Monarch Lions Club and the Rotary Club of the…

2,000 golf balls are dropped from a sack at the end of a Courtenay Fire Department ladder truck, for the inaugural Golf Ball Drop Fundraiser. The Comox Valley Monarch Lions Club and the Rotary Club of the Comox Valley shared the net profits from the event. (screen grab from Facebook video)
The Comox Valley Golf Ball Drop is a collaborative fundraising event that will take place on Sept. 10 at 5:30 p.m. at the Crown Isle Golf Resort. ADOBE STOCK IMAGE

Comox Valley service clubs join forces for new fundraising initiative

Inaugural Comox Valley Golf Ball Drop takes place Sept. 10

The Comox Valley Golf Ball Drop is a collaborative fundraising event that will take place on Sept. 10 at 5:30 p.m. at the Crown Isle Golf Resort. ADOBE STOCK IMAGE
John Marinus’s daughter, Margaret McCormack, and his wife Denise were out Saturday afternoon to help the Rotary Club of Comox move some tickets for the upcoming Ducky 500, known this year as the John Marinus Memorial Ducky 500. Photo by Mike Chouinard

Rotary Club of Comox Ducky Run tickets still available

Event has been rechristened as the John Marinus Memorial Ducky 500

John Marinus’s daughter, Margaret McCormack, and his wife Denise were out Saturday afternoon to help the Rotary Club of Comox move some tickets for the upcoming Ducky 500, known this year as the John Marinus Memorial Ducky 500. Photo by Mike Chouinard
On Monday, June 14, 40 Knots Winery presented the We Can Shelter Project with a cheque for $5,000. Pictured, from left - We Can Shelter Society secretary Sue Finneron, We Can Shelter treasurer Ann Scott, 40 Knots Winery co-owner Brenda Hetman-Craig, and Charlene Davis, president of the We Can Shelter Society. Photo supplied

Comox Valley Winery makes major contribution to housing initiative

40 Knots Winery commits to purchasing a unit for We Can Shelter Society

On Monday, June 14, 40 Knots Winery presented the We Can Shelter Project with a cheque for $5,000. Pictured, from left - We Can Shelter Society secretary Sue Finneron, We Can Shelter treasurer Ann Scott, 40 Knots Winery co-owner Brenda Hetman-Craig, and Charlene Davis, president of the We Can Shelter Society. Photo supplied
The Rotary Club of Comox Ducky 500 is an entirely online fundraiser this year. Photo supplied.

Rotary Club of Comox Ducky 500 adopts online format

Tickets on sale now for the John Marinus Memorial Ducky 500

The Rotary Club of Comox Ducky 500 is an entirely online fundraiser this year. Photo supplied.