Ronan O’Doherty

The BC Vaccine Card Verifier app is available in the Apple App Store and Google Play Store. (Black Press Media files)

Business as usual for most Campbell River establishments with vaccine pass requirements

Fitness centres and arenas see similar numbers of patrons, restaurant industry asking for patience

The BC Vaccine Card Verifier app is available in the Apple App Store and Google Play Store. (Black Press Media files)
Replacing Cedar Elementary is one of school boards top capital project priorities. File photo/ Campbell River Mirror

Campbell River school board advocates replacement of Cedar Elementary

60-year-old school has long since served its purpose says board chair, John Kerr.

Replacing Cedar Elementary is one of school boards top capital project priorities. File photo/ Campbell River Mirror
Emotions ran high as Storm score their first goal in 2021 home opener. Ronan O’Doherty/ Campbell River Mirror

Campbell River Storm welcome Port Alberni Bombers to VIJHL with 6-1 drubbing

Mitchell Finner paces squad with goal, two assists

Emotions ran high as Storm score their first goal in 2021 home opener. Ronan O’Doherty/ Campbell River Mirror
Greenways Trust workers and Simms Streamkeepers teaming-up to create some new habitats for salmon fry. Ronan O’Doherty/ Campbell River Mirror

VIDEO: Campbell River creek gets TLC from local ecology champions

Greenways Land Trust joins forces with Simms Streamkeepers to rehabilitate Simms Creek

Greenways Trust workers and Simms Streamkeepers teaming-up to create some new habitats for salmon fry. Ronan O’Doherty/ Campbell River Mirror
This years run will not have the fanfare of this pic from 2019, but organizers hope the fundraising zeal is just as high. Photo by Marissa Tiel/ Campbell River Mirror

Terry Fox Run coming to Campbell River on Sept. 19

Last year’s virtual run raised more than $17,000 locally

This years run will not have the fanfare of this pic from 2019, but organizers hope the fundraising zeal is just as high. Photo by Marissa Tiel/ Campbell River Mirror
Two climbers had to be rescued from the east face of Mount Colonel Foster on Sept. 2 (North Shore Search and Rescue photo/ Facebook)

Mountain climber survives 40-metre Strathcona Park tumble

Campbell River, North Shore SAR teams rescue man who injured his face in Mount Colonel Foster fall

Two climbers had to be rescued from the east face of Mount Colonel Foster on Sept. 2 (North Shore Search and Rescue photo/ Facebook)
Superintendent Jeremy Morrow of School District 72. File photo/Campbell River Mirror

Campbell River education leaders see silver lining in provincial back-to-school plan

District supt. and teachers’ association pres. weigh in on health-and-safety announcement

Superintendent Jeremy Morrow of School District 72. File photo/Campbell River Mirror
This boat will be collecting water flow and fish habitat information along the Campbell River beginning Sept. 2. (BC Hydro photo)

BC Hydro using remote-controlled boat to survey Campbell River

Anglers can expect to see the small yellow boat travelling along the waterway from Sept. 2 - 9

This boat will be collecting water flow and fish habitat information along the Campbell River beginning Sept. 2. (BC Hydro photo)
Bullock shows off a few of his fun feline inspired prints at The Island Grind Coffee & Tea in Campbell River. (Ronan O’Doherty photo/ Campbell River News)

Campbell River artist creates clever critter mash-ups

Martin Bullock’s delightfully silly Instagram account has more than 23,000 followers

Bullock shows off a few of his fun feline inspired prints at The Island Grind Coffee & Tea in Campbell River. (Ronan O’Doherty photo/ Campbell River News)
Ahren Rankin makes his way up one of the bouldering routes at On The Rocks Climbing Gym. (Ronan O’Doherty/ Campbell River Mirror)

Reach new heights at Campbell River climbing gym

On The Rocks is the North Island’s largest indoor climbing facility

Ahren Rankin makes his way up one of the bouldering routes at On The Rocks Climbing Gym. (Ronan O’Doherty/ Campbell River Mirror)
Rob McNeill (left) flies high above Campbell River. (Tamara Szewczyk photo)

High flying fun

Campbell River’s first skydive festival takes place Saturday

Rob McNeill (left) flies high above Campbell River. (Tamara Szewczyk photo)
Jacob Koomen has been nominated for the National Philanthropy Day’s Giving Hearts Honour Roll award. Ronan O’Doherty photo/ Campbell River Mirror

Campbell River cyclist a candidate for cancer fundraising award

Jacob Koomen has raised more than $90,000 to fight deadly disease

Jacob Koomen has been nominated for the National Philanthropy Day’s Giving Hearts Honour Roll award. Ronan O’Doherty photo/ Campbell River Mirror
Island 3 ferry will service the Campbell River - Quadra route. (Photo courtesy BC Ferries)

Delays plague ferry route between Quadra and Cortes Islands

A staffing issue, and a mechanical issue was to blame, BC Ferries says

Island 3 ferry will service the Campbell River - Quadra route. (Photo courtesy BC Ferries)
Campbell River’s safe exchange zone is located at 275 South Dogwood Street. (Ronan O’Doherty photo/ Campbell River Mirror)

New safe exchange zone at Campbell River RCMP detachment

Designated spot available to exchange goods purchased online, or transfer children between guardians

Campbell River’s safe exchange zone is located at 275 South Dogwood Street. (Ronan O’Doherty photo/ Campbell River Mirror)
One of VIH Helicopters Kamov KA32 choppers fights fires using the bucket in the foreground. (Mario Vaillancourt photo/ VIH Helicopters)

Vancouver Island helicopter company sends 10 choppers to battle B.C. blazes

Support staff of over 100 follow helicopters around the province

One of VIH Helicopters Kamov KA32 choppers fights fires using the bucket in the foreground. (Mario Vaillancourt photo/ VIH Helicopters)
Coach Lee Stone (top left) says the Storm have speed and depth. Mirror files.

Many unfamiliar faces under Campbell River Storm helmets this season

New captain to be announced before the end of the month

Coach Lee Stone (top left) says the Storm have speed and depth. Mirror files.
The new Fisheries Aerial Surveillance and Enforcement (FASE) Dash-8 airplane has completed its journey across Canada and arrived at its final location in Campbell River. Ronan O’Doherty photo/ Campbell River Mirror

VIDEO: Department of Fisheries and Oceans shows off new surveillance plane in Campbell River

The Dash-8 aircraft has longer range and newer technology than predecessor

The new Fisheries Aerial Surveillance and Enforcement (FASE) Dash-8 airplane has completed its journey across Canada and arrived at its final location in Campbell River. Ronan O’Doherty photo/ Campbell River Mirror
Campbell River SAR rescued three men stuck on Golden Hinde Mountain on August 4-5. Eric Teramura photo

Campbell River SAR perform overnight rescue on Vancouver Island’s tallest mountain

Three climbers were under-prepared for backcountry adventure

Campbell River SAR rescued three men stuck on Golden Hinde Mountain on August 4-5. Eric Teramura photo
The fast charging station at the Campbell River Community Centre. Photo by Sean Feagan / Campbell River Mirror.

Charging time: Another EV station comes to Campbell River

New station - operated by BC Hydro - is located on 11th Avenue

The fast charging station at the Campbell River Community Centre. Photo by Sean Feagan / Campbell River Mirror.
Second dose vaccination numbers are steadily rising in Campbell River. (Black Press files)

Second dose vaccination rate continues to rise in Greater Campbell River area

Second dose coverage rises 25 percentage points in less than a month

Second dose vaccination numbers are steadily rising in Campbell River. (Black Press files)