Alistair Taylor

Striking unionized Strathcona Gardens employees were joined by other local unions and facility users for a support rally on Saturday, Jan. 8. Photo by Alistair Taylor/Campbell River Mirror

VIDEO: Striking Strathcona Gardens workers get show of support

USW picket line joined by members of other local unions and facility users

Striking unionized Strathcona Gardens employees were joined by other local unions and facility users for a support rally on Saturday, Jan. 8. Photo by Alistair Taylor/Campbell River Mirror
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Stopped myself from giving in to negativity

The vast majority of people are doing what is necessary to fight this pandemic – keep it up

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A recent road rescue has pointed to the need for more Sayward Fire Department volunteers. Photo, Screenshot

Sayward firefighter loses house to fire just days before Christmas

GoFundMe page set up to help family cover any costs arising out of the tragedy

A recent road rescue has pointed to the need for more Sayward Fire Department volunteers. Photo, Screenshot
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CDC posts COVID-19 case data for Campbell River Local Health Area

Weekly BC Centre for Disease Control data shows that the Campbell River…

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Suspect in Campbell River Walmart stabbing back in custody

RCMP say he was arrested for allegedly breaching a court order and release condtions

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A bunch of Santas made their way along the Seawalk Saturday afternoon, Dec. 11. They were walking to benefit the Make A Wish Foundation. Photo by Alistair Taylor/Campbell River Mirror

Here comes a bunch of Santa Clauses, here comes a bunch of Santa Clauses…

Walking Santas attract attention along Campbell River’s Seawalk

A bunch of Santas made their way along the Seawalk Saturday afternoon, Dec. 11. They were walking to benefit the Make A Wish Foundation. Photo by Alistair Taylor/Campbell River Mirror
Campbell River courthouse. Google maps

Judge breaks with precedence, rejects jail time for addict caught trafficking fentanyl

Distinguishes between street-level trafficker supporting an addiction and higher drug dealer

Campbell River courthouse. Google maps
Campbell River’s Carihi Secondary School in the snow, Mon., Dec. 6. Photo by Alistair Taylor/Campbell River Mirror

Campbell River school district schools closed Monday due to snow

All Campbell River school district schools are closed today, Monday, Dec. 6…

Campbell River’s Carihi Secondary School in the snow, Mon., Dec. 6. Photo by Alistair Taylor/Campbell River Mirror
Cermaq’s Burdwood fish farm, which is around 45 km northeast of Port McNeill in the Broughton Archipelago, was the source of a diesel spill March 4-5, 2017. Tania Dick submitted photo

Cermaq fined $500,000 for 2017 diesel spill at fish farm northwest of Campbell River

Now-decommissioned farm spilled approximately 522 litres of fuel

Cermaq’s Burdwood fish farm, which is around 45 km northeast of Port McNeill in the Broughton Archipelago, was the source of a diesel spill March 4-5, 2017. Tania Dick submitted photo
Campbell River's Kyle Fawkes has been working at the COP26 climate conference in Glasgow after completing a a degree in environmental law from Strathclyde University. Photo submitted

Island man cuts his teeth on environmental law action at COP26 conference in Glasgow

Enlisted to help Scottish institute’s program at COP26 climate conference

Campbell River's Kyle Fawkes has been working at the COP26 climate conference in Glasgow after completing a a degree in environmental law from Strathclyde University. Photo submitted
Campbell River lawyer Brian Dybwad is one of four Indigenous lawyers seeking the position of bencher with the Law Society of B.C. Photo contributed

Campbell River lawyer seeking to increase Indigenous voices in the legal profession

Brian Dybwad seeking election to to the position of bencher in the Law Society of B.C.

Campbell River lawyer Brian Dybwad is one of four Indigenous lawyers seeking the position of bencher with the Law Society of B.C. Photo contributed
Shaun Majumder will perform at the Tidemark Theatre in Campbell River on Valentine’s Day. Photo submitted

Comedian Shaun Majumder returns to the Tidemark on Valentine’s Day

The Tidemark Theatre and Gee Dan Productions are excited to present, Shaun…

Shaun Majumder will perform at the Tidemark Theatre in Campbell River on Valentine’s Day. Photo submitted
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Highway 19A upgrade puts a shine on the jewel that is Campbell River’s waterfront

What was once derided in an international visitor’s guide is on its way to becoming an attraction

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Campbell River Storm forward Justin Gyori pounces on a loose puck in front of the Port Alberni Bombers net during Fruday’s VIJHL game at the Rod Brind’Amour Arena. The Storm won 5-3. Photo by Alistair Taylor/Campbell River Mirror

Campbell River Storm kick weekend off with victory over Port Alberni Bombers

Big second period powers home win for the Storm who face Oceanside Saturday

Campbell River Storm forward Justin Gyori pounces on a loose puck in front of the Port Alberni Bombers net during Fruday’s VIJHL game at the Rod Brind’Amour Arena. The Storm won 5-3. Photo by Alistair Taylor/Campbell River Mirror
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Is it fake news or is it just news you don’t agree with? – columnist

Writer contemplates why people are unable to distinguish between the media outlet and the message

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LETTERS

Walk for Hearts was a great success – Thank-you

From the bottom of our refurbished hearts we thank all of you…

LETTERS
The Storm’s Kye Benoche shoots wide of Peninsula Panthers goalie Connor Svienson during Saturday, Sept. 18’s 4-3 shootout win over the south Island team at the Rod Brind’Amour Arena in Campbell River. Photo by Alistair Taylor/Campbell River Mirror

A blowout and a shootout: Campbell River Storm weekend

Goals galore in double home stand at the Brindy

The Storm’s Kye Benoche shoots wide of Peninsula Panthers goalie Connor Svienson during Saturday, Sept. 18’s 4-3 shootout win over the south Island team at the Rod Brind’Amour Arena in Campbell River. Photo by Alistair Taylor/Campbell River Mirror
Devin Nelson ended up in the ICU in Victoria after suffering seizures. Doctors are trying to determine the cause, including whether there is any connection to the Moderna COVID-19 vaccine. Photo courtesy Devin Nelson
Devin Nelson ended up in the ICU in Victoria after suffering seizures. Doctors are trying to determine the cause, including whether there is any connection to the Moderna COVID-19 vaccine. Photo courtesy Devin Nelson
Local mothers and other interested parties travelled to Victoria to voice their opinions to Highways Minister Phil Gaglardi. Campbell River Courier-Islander photo

Inland Island Highway has shaped the commmunity that fought for its completion 20 years ago

Twenty years ago a procession escorted by police cars and a fire…

Local mothers and other interested parties travelled to Victoria to voice their opinions to Highways Minister Phil Gaglardi. Campbell River Courier-Islander photo
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Are election campaigns really neccessary?

So, what do we need an election campaign for? Are there really…

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