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The Campbell River Fire Department and BC Wildfire Service responded to a small fire in the Beaver Lodge Lands on the morning of July 28. Photo by Sean Feagan / Campbell River Mirror.

UPDATE: Small fire in Beaver Lodge Forest Lands extinguished

Campbell River Fire Department and BC Wildfire Service respond to fire on morning of July 28

The Campbell River Fire Department and BC Wildfire Service responded to a small fire in the Beaver Lodge Lands on the morning of July 28. Photo by Sean Feagan / Campbell River Mirror.
Colin Filliter, Campbell River Disc Golf Society president, attempts a putt during the Island Series Tournament at the Cooper’s Hawk Disc Golf Course at the Willow Point Park Sportsplex on July 24. Photo by Sean Feagan / Campbell River Mirror.

PHOTOS: Scores of players compete in Island Series Tournament disc golf tournament

Disc golf tournament on July 24 saw players across skill levels compete for glory.

Colin Filliter, Campbell River Disc Golf Society president, attempts a putt during the Island Series Tournament at the Cooper’s Hawk Disc Golf Course at the Willow Point Park Sportsplex on July 24. Photo by Sean Feagan / Campbell River Mirror.
Tow truck crews begin to remove a pickup truck that crashed off the side of Jubilee Parkway on July 25. Photo by Sean Feagan / Campbell River Mirror.

Driver faces multiple tickets for crash off Jubilee Parkway on July 25

Campbell River RCMP: fatigue played role in crash

Tow truck crews begin to remove a pickup truck that crashed off the side of Jubilee Parkway on July 25. Photo by Sean Feagan / Campbell River Mirror.
The Rotary Salmon Festival & Highland Gathering Parade is being held in lieu of the organization’s Canada Day Parade cancelled because of the pandemic. Photo by Alistair Taylor/Campbell River Mirror.

Rotary Club looking for parade floats and participants

Rotary Salmon Festival & Highland Gathering Parade runs Aug. 7 between Dogwood Street and Nunns Creek

The Rotary Salmon Festival & Highland Gathering Parade is being held in lieu of the organization’s Canada Day Parade cancelled because of the pandemic. Photo by Alistair Taylor/Campbell River Mirror.
A juvenile eagle sitting on a branch. (Port Alice Photography, Images by Douglas Bradshaw)

MARS Wildlife Rescue Centre requesting fish donations to help feed eagles

Number of hungry juvenile eagles cared for in captivity increased with heat wave

A juvenile eagle sitting on a branch. (Port Alice Photography, Images by Douglas Bradshaw)
Sean Smith, Blackbird Security’s district supervisor for North Vancouver Island, says the company’s patrols do not replace the work of police and municipal enforcement, but rather enhance them. Photo by Sean Feagan / Campbell River Mirror.

​​Downtown BIA looking for businesses to support private overnight patrols

Blackbird Security starting patrols from 8 p.m. to 4 a.m. downtown to be eyes and ears on crime

Sean Smith, Blackbird Security’s district supervisor for North Vancouver Island, says the company’s patrols do not replace the work of police and municipal enforcement, but rather enhance them. Photo by Sean Feagan / Campbell River Mirror.
Misty Isles, a schooner-rigged vessel from which historic cruises are being offered, in partnership with The Cortes Island Museum. Photo submitted.

Upcoming sails with Misty Isles exploring waters of Discovery Islands

Historic boat cruises being offered through partnership with Cortes Island Museum

Misty Isles, a schooner-rigged vessel from which historic cruises are being offered, in partnership with The Cortes Island Museum. Photo submitted.
Island 3 as it left Romania earlier this year. (Photo courtesy BC Ferries)

VIDEO: New ‘Island 3’ ferry arrives in Victoria

Ship completes 64-day, 10,000 nautical mile transatlantic journey

Island 3 as it left Romania earlier this year. (Photo courtesy BC Ferries)
Island 3 as it left Romania earlier this year. (Photo courtesy BC Ferries)

VIDEO: New ‘Island 3’ ferry arrives in Victoria

Ship completes 64-day, over 10,000 nautical mile transatlantic journey from Romanian shipyard

Island 3 as it left Romania earlier this year. (Photo courtesy BC Ferries)
Island 3 as it left Romania earlier this year. Photo courtesy B.C. Ferries
Island 3 as it left Romania earlier this year. Photo courtesy B.C. Ferries

New BC Ferries, Island 4 enters Pacific as Island 3 approaches Vancouver Island

New hybrid electric ferries making their way home after construction in Romania

Island 3 as it left Romania earlier this year. Photo courtesy B.C. Ferries
Island 3 as it left Romania earlier this year. Photo courtesy B.C. Ferries
An annual survey is held at Willow Point Reef to document sea stars and check them for signs of sea star wasting syndrome. Photo courtesy Discovery Passage Aquarium.

Discovery Aquarium holding annual sea star survey this weekend

Surveys held each year to document signs of sea star wasting disease to better understand disease

An annual survey is held at Willow Point Reef to document sea stars and check them for signs of sea star wasting syndrome. Photo courtesy Discovery Passage Aquarium.
Triathlete Matthew Sharpe is ready for two races — the men’s individual and mixed relay — in the upcoming Tokyo 2020 Olympics. Photo Courtesy Matthew Sharpe.

Triathlete Matthew Sharpe ready to race and support teammates

Campbell River native prepared for two races in Tokyo 2020 Olympics

Triathlete Matthew Sharpe is ready for two races — the men’s individual and mixed relay — in the upcoming Tokyo 2020 Olympics. Photo Courtesy Matthew Sharpe.
Participants of the rally for Jared Lowndes at 909 Island Highway on July 20. Photo by Marc Kitteringham / Campbell River Mirror

Rally for Jared Lowndes travels across Campbell River

Jared Lowndes was killed by Campbell River RCMP July 8 after allegedly stabbing police service dog

Participants of the rally for Jared Lowndes at 909 Island Highway on July 20. Photo by Marc Kitteringham / Campbell River Mirror
Rower Avalon Wasteneys, from Campbell River, is set to compete in the Tokyo 2020 Olympics with the Canadian women’s eight, racing in qualifying heats on July 25. Photo courtesy Avalon Wasteneys.

Rower Avalon Wasteneys heading into final week of training before Tokyo 2020 Olympics

Peculiarities of competing amid a pandemic providing opportunities for extra focus

Rower Avalon Wasteneys, from Campbell River, is set to compete in the Tokyo 2020 Olympics with the Canadian women’s eight, racing in qualifying heats on July 25. Photo courtesy Avalon Wasteneys.
Forestry will be one of the industries recognized by the billboards. File photo

City council forwards plan to recognize local industry with billboards

Forestry, aquaculture and potentially, tourism, will be heralded through billboards and social media

Forestry will be one of the industries recognized by the billboards. File photo
A swimmer competes in butterfly at Centennial Pool at the Salmon Kings annual swim meet. Campbell River Mirror photo

National Drowning Prevention Week a chance to learn how to stay safe on the water

Centennial Pool lifeguards aiming to teach more than 200 people about “swimming to survive”

A swimmer competes in butterfly at Centennial Pool at the Salmon Kings annual swim meet. Campbell River Mirror photo
The Mark Crissinger (pictured) Blues Band is one of the acts for the summer concert series at Spirit Square (File photo by Don Bodger)

Free summer concerts returning to Spirit Square

Local acts to be featured Wednesday evenings from July 28 to Aug. 18

The Mark Crissinger (pictured) Blues Band is one of the acts for the summer concert series at Spirit Square (File photo by Don Bodger)
Halfpipe, the two-year-old humpback whale found dead on July 8. Photo courtesy Kaitlin Paquette.

Whale experts: death of young humpback shows impact of ship collisions on species

Two-year-old “Halfpipe,” first identified by Campbell River marine naturalist, found dead July 8

Halfpipe, the two-year-old humpback whale found dead on July 8. Photo courtesy Kaitlin Paquette.
Campbell River Search and Rescue (CRSAR) volunteers prepare a stretcher with training dummy for transport. Photo by Sean Feagan / Campbell River Mirror.

Campbell River Search and Rescue returns to in-person training with stretcher workshop

Veteran and new SAR volunteers practice stretcher techniques

Campbell River Search and Rescue (CRSAR) volunteers prepare a stretcher with training dummy for transport. Photo by Sean Feagan / Campbell River Mirror.
Hundreds of trucks come to the landfill with waste, half of which is divertable to either recycling or composting facilities. Photo by Marc Kitteringham, Campbell River Mirror

Campbell River city council approves development permit for regional compost facility

$15.5 million project will help reach waste diversion targets

Hundreds of trucks come to the landfill with waste, half of which is divertable to either recycling or composting facilities. Photo by Marc Kitteringham, Campbell River Mirror