Sean Feagan

Anti-fish farm activists enter the open house to protest. (Tyson Whitney - North Island Gazette)

VIDEO: First Nations land dispute breaks out at open house for proposed fish farm site

The second engagement session was held in-person at the Port McNeil Community Hall

Anti-fish farm activists enter the open house to protest. (Tyson Whitney - North Island Gazette)
Cycling should be considered a fundamental mode of transportation, more than just a way to recreate, said Cycling Advocacy Committee member John Elson, in a Nov. 15 city council meeting. (File photo/ Black Press Media)

City defers cycling infrastructure decisions to transportation plan update

Cycling advocacy committee asks city to increase infrastructure funding

Cycling should be considered a fundamental mode of transportation, more than just a way to recreate, said Cycling Advocacy Committee member John Elson, in a Nov. 15 city council meeting. (File photo/ Black Press Media)
MLA Michele Babchuck (left) listens to Carl Sweet, director of the BC Forestry Alliance, backed by participants of a rally held in support of the forestry industry in downtown Campbell River on Nov. 29. Photo by Sean Feagan / Campbell River Mirror.

VIDEO: Rally in support of forestry industry held in downtown Campbell River

Participants say old growth deferrals will not only hurt industry but also families and communities

MLA Michele Babchuck (left) listens to Carl Sweet, director of the BC Forestry Alliance, backed by participants of a rally held in support of the forestry industry in downtown Campbell River on Nov. 29. Photo by Sean Feagan / Campbell River Mirror.
Increased isolation means abuse often goes unreported. File photo.

New program aims to help survivors of recent sexual violence

Confidential services being offered to encourage more victims come forward

Increased isolation means abuse often goes unreported. File photo.
Mowi Canada West salmon farm. (Mowi photo)

Fish farmers say data refutes sea lice drop-off after Discovery Islands restocking ban

But wild salmon advocates say link between farms and infections supported by peer-reviewed science

Mowi Canada West salmon farm. (Mowi photo)
A rockfish. Courtesy Central Coast Indigenous Resource Alliance.

Researchers uncover and map biological hotspots of B.C.’s Central Coast

Rich groups of rockfish, sponges and corals found, including in fjords and inland channels

A rockfish. Courtesy Central Coast Indigenous Resource Alliance.
Junior hockey players and their parents protesting outside Strathcona Regional District (SRD) offices in downtown Campbell River on the afternoon of Nov. 22. Photo by Sean Feagan / Campbell River Mirror.

VIDEO: Minor hockey players and parents protest SRD office to support striking staff

Loud chants of “let us play” belted by crowd of kids

Junior hockey players and their parents protesting outside Strathcona Regional District (SRD) offices in downtown Campbell River on the afternoon of Nov. 22. Photo by Sean Feagan / Campbell River Mirror.
Volunteers install a new bridge on Lower Lost Frog Trail in Snowden Forest on Nov. 22, 2021. Photo by Sean Feagan / Campbell River Mirror.

VIDEO: Cycle club volunteers work to improve Snowden Trail

Lower Lost Frog realignment underway, new bridge installed

Volunteers install a new bridge on Lower Lost Frog Trail in Snowden Forest on Nov. 22, 2021. Photo by Sean Feagan / Campbell River Mirror.
A behind-the-scenes look at the Rotary Club of Campbell River’s TV and live auction, held Nov. 19 and 20 from the Community Centre. Photo by Sean Feagan / Campbell River Mirror.

Second day of CR Rotary live auction underway

Hundreds of items available to help fund local projects

A behind-the-scenes look at the Rotary Club of Campbell River’s TV and live auction, held Nov. 19 and 20 from the Community Centre. Photo by Sean Feagan / Campbell River Mirror.
A great blue heron in Campbell River. Photo by Sean Feagan / Campbell River Mirror.

City considering changes to steep slope, wildlife tree development rules

Survey on changes underway, public engagement meeting on Nov. 24

A great blue heron in Campbell River. Photo by Sean Feagan / Campbell River Mirror.
Hold on to your glass, for now (File photo)

Recycle BC: hold on to glass containers and foam packaging for now

Recycling operations disrupted by flooding, as glass end-market under water, routes compromised

Hold on to your glass, for now (File photo)
The Campbell River Maritime Heritage Centre. Photo by Sean Feagan / Campbell River Mirror.

Campbell River Maritime Heritage Centre gets funding from city for relaunch

Centre challenged by revenue lost from pandemic closure and few room rentals during renovations

The Campbell River Maritime Heritage Centre. Photo by Sean Feagan / Campbell River Mirror.
Rivercity Players directors Kimberly Preston-Stevens (l-r) and Douglas Craig, alongside actors Ashley Hedstrom and Glen Clark. Photo contributed.

Rivercity Players back to stage with ‘Love Letters’

Two-director, two-cast play first Rivercity Stage production in almost two years

Rivercity Players directors Kimberly Preston-Stevens (l-r) and Douglas Craig, alongside actors Ashley Hedstrom and Glen Clark. Photo contributed.
Caring for people with dementia takes understanding and the right approach. (File photo)

Awareness project to help people with dementia and their caregivers progressing

Planning project complete, now group looking to secure new funding to implement change

Caring for people with dementia takes understanding and the right approach. (File photo)
A fishing vessel in the Georgia Straight. Photo by Sean Feagan / Campbell River Mirror.

Fisheries audit: little improvement over past five years despite government commitments

One-third of stocks considered healthy, many unknowns remain

A fishing vessel in the Georgia Straight. Photo by Sean Feagan / Campbell River Mirror.
Emile Abele of the Carihi Tyees senior boys soccer team evades Lambrick Park players during the Island Championship final on Nov. 9. Photo by Sean Feagan / Campbell River Mirror.

PHOTOS: Tyees senior boys soccer team wins third-straight Island Championship

Team heads to Provincial Championships next week, Nov. 22 to 24

Emile Abele of the Carihi Tyees senior boys soccer team evades Lambrick Park players during the Island Championship final on Nov. 9. Photo by Sean Feagan / Campbell River Mirror.
Have all those leaves you raked picked up next week. File photo.

Last chance for yard waste collection

Curbside collection wraps up Nov. 22 to 26 in Campbell River

Have all those leaves you raked picked up next week. File photo.
The Campbell River Remembrance Day Ceremony at Spirit Square on Nov. 11, 2021. Photo by Sean Feagan / Campbell River Mirror.

VIDEO: Hundreds show support at downtown Remembrance Day Ceremony

Crowd gathered at Spirit Square to honour veterans despite shorter ceremony and gloomy weather

The Campbell River Remembrance Day Ceremony at Spirit Square on Nov. 11, 2021. Photo by Sean Feagan / Campbell River Mirror.
Bike lanes — away from traffic — was one of the infrastructure needs identified by respondents to a survey conducted by the Cycling Advocacy Committee. Photo by Sean Feagan / Campbell River Mirror.

Campbell River needs bike lanes, safe school routes, and painted conflict zones: report

Cycling Advocacy Committee releases report on infrastructure gaps based on survey

Bike lanes — away from traffic — was one of the infrastructure needs identified by respondents to a survey conducted by the Cycling Advocacy Committee. Photo by Sean Feagan / Campbell River Mirror.

Why are (many) drivers here in such a rush?

Pedestrians watch out while walking around Campbell River