Paul Rudan

Animal shelter raises a stink in Oyster River

There’s been a constant parade of cats prowling the neighbourhood

Fun night supports Asian orphans

A good night out in the city with dinner, drinks and dancing with friends will mean a whole lot more to orphans in Vietnam

AA helps but it’s not salvation for many alcoholics

Problem alcoholics are locked up and told to “help themselves,” while opiate addicts are provided with daily doses of methadone

Killer caretaker faces second murder charge

The former Hanson Island caretaker was charged with second degree murder last week

Businesses thank firefighters

The open houses gave the business owners a chance to show off their smart renovations and new equipment

Rats! Whose drugs are these?

Man well known to Campbell River RCMP allegedly found with drugs, a stun gun and two live rats

Students may stage their own protest tomorrow

In Campbell River, the student protest may take place at middle and secondary schools

Strike day #2 expected next Friday

The B.C. Teachers’ Federation announced another round of rotating strikes

Judge’s words are a cruel joke for problem drunk

The unfortunate reality is there are more people like Galligos whose battles with alcohol keep them stuck

Framed memory

Matthew Block receives a framed picture of himself standing with the Vancouver Canucks from Save-On Food’s Frank Koecher

Nice wet mug

Campbell River Christian School principal Christian Klaue gets a wet sponge in the face

Sayward man charged with sex assault facing breach charges

When the pursuing officer finally caught up with the suspect vehicle, it was travelling at speeds of 140-160 kilometres an hour

Back to class, but for how long?

Teachers across the city staged peaceful pickets in front of their respective schools Monday during a one-day strike

Need free business PR? Call the mayor and council

NO, REALLY: I can’t imagine what visitors thought seeing the hotel closed and looking as if the wrecking ball was ready to go to work

When caterpillars invade, here’s how to fight back

It’s a peak year for those hairy crawlers that are consuming your trees

Shelter closes, but now what?

Campbell River Homelessness Coalition seeks year-round solution after one-time program ends

Mercedes and old cash linked to drugs

Civil forfeiture director is applying to seize a 1998 Mercedes ML320, $335 in cash and a Samsung cell phone

Six-year sentence for failed home invasion of rival drug dealer

Court: Accused committed increasingly more serious offences

The good earth

Elaine Jansen, aka the Compost Diva, has got all the dirt…on good gardening

Filmmakers to give a hand up to Habitat

Project Generous is coming to Campbell River in September to help out Habitat For Humanity