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Water levels of the Campbell River may change rapidly. Photo by Sean Feagan.

BC Hydro warns Campbell River water levels may change rapidly

Increased rains over weekend, storm season approaching mean flows could vary

  • Oct 15, 2021
Water levels of the Campbell River may change rapidly. Photo by Sean Feagan.
The Campbell River Grandmothers to Grandmothers (G2G) Adventure Scavenger Hunt set for Saturday, Oct. 16 has been postponed to next spring due to anticipated bad weather. Photo contributed

Grandmothers to Grandmothers Adventure Scavenger hunt postponed to next spring

Bad weather anticipated for original Sept. 16 event

  • Oct 15, 2021
The Campbell River Grandmothers to Grandmothers (G2G) Adventure Scavenger Hunt set for Saturday, Oct. 16 has been postponed to next spring due to anticipated bad weather. Photo contributed
Ann Squires Ferguson of Western Design + Build.  Lia Crowe photography

Secrets and Lives with CEO Ann Squires Ferguson

Reshaping the construction and design industries

  • Oct 15, 2021
Ann Squires Ferguson of Western Design + Build.  Lia Crowe photography
Woofy's Ep. 189 Acana

How to build a better dog food bowl!

Want to make your dog’s tail wag with dinner time excitement? Woofy’s…

  • Oct 15, 2021
Woofy's Ep. 189 Acana
Volvo’s wagon roots are showing in Concept Recharge, a battery-electric prototype that, for now, has no roots in reality. PHOTO: VOLVO

Volvo’s electric future, Nissan’s new QX60 and more

Hot off the press news from the auto world

  • Oct 14, 2021
Volvo’s wagon roots are showing in Concept Recharge, a battery-electric prototype that, for now, has no roots in reality. PHOTO: VOLVO
The roundabout at Rockland Road and Highway 19A. Photo courtesy City of Campbell River

Campbell River constable sets record straight on correct way to use roundabout

New ocean-side highway feature has drawn controversy since being introduced in early 2021

  • Oct 14, 2021
The roundabout at Rockland Road and Highway 19A. Photo courtesy City of Campbell River
The winners of the City of Campbell River 2021 Environmental Stewardship Awards. Photo courtesy City of Campbell River.

City honours environmental ambassadors with stewardship awards

Seven locals win in 20th year of city’s Environmental Stewardship Awards

  • Oct 13, 2021
The winners of the City of Campbell River 2021 Environmental Stewardship Awards. Photo courtesy City of Campbell River.
“Canoe Journeys: Past and Present Perspectives” is an evening coming to the Tidemark Theatre Nov. 3 that explores the importance of these journeys through film and discussion. Photo courtesy the Museum at Campbell River

Tribal canoe journeys a catalyst in Indigenous cultural revitalization

Museum at Campbell River event explores importance of these journeys through film and discussion

  • Oct 13, 2021
“Canoe Journeys: Past and Present Perspectives” is an evening coming to the Tidemark Theatre Nov. 3 that explores the importance of these journeys through film and discussion. Photo courtesy the Museum at Campbell River
A Campbell River Association of Tour Operators Clean Coast, Clean Waters clean up crew. Photo provided.

Campbell River tour operators making work of shoreline debris

Group received provincial funding for shoreline cleanup efforts, now underway

  • Oct 13, 2021
A Campbell River Association of Tour Operators Clean Coast, Clean Waters clean up crew. Photo provided.
The John Hart Dam and John Hart reservoir. BC Hydro photo

BC Hydro alerts Campbell River residents to siren test

John Hart facility public warning system will be tested morning of Wednesday, Oct. 20

  • Oct 13, 2021
The John Hart Dam and John Hart reservoir. BC Hydro photo
Daniel Caicedo, owner of Victoria Restorations, sits next to a fireplace his company provided the chimney finish for in a Sidney home. Don Denton photograph

Transforming spaces with Venetian plastering and more

Daniel Caiceda’s Victoria Restorations changes the ordinary to extraordinary

  • Oct 13, 2021
Daniel Caicedo, owner of Victoria Restorations, sits next to a fireplace his company provided the chimney finish for in a Sidney home. Don Denton photograph
School District 72 board office. Contributed photo

Campbell River school district sends out preemptive letter warning parents of ‘destructive’ TikTok challenges

While challenges may seem innocent, they have serious school and legal consequences, Supt. said

  • Oct 12, 2021
School District 72 board office. Contributed photo
JEANETTE MCPETRIE, PHOTO BY LIA CROWE

Life and style with Jeanette McPetrie

Furniture store owner’s shop is her happy place

  • Oct 11, 2021
JEANETTE MCPETRIE, PHOTO BY LIA CROWE
Sue Stewart (left) and Riley Severinski. Jeff Weddell Photography.

20-year hospital journey inspires a legacy

Riley was just a six-week-old infant when her mom, Sue, was told…

  • Oct 11, 2021
Sue Stewart (left) and Riley Severinski. Jeff Weddell Photography.
Campbell River RCMP. Black Press File Photo

Campbell River RCMP turn triple-play

Officer arrests three men accused of stealing

  • Oct 10, 2021
Campbell River RCMP. Black Press File Photo
Former Vancouver Canucks player Gino Odjick will be inducted into the B.C. Sports Hall of Fame.

BC Sports Hall of Fame comes calling for former First Nation NHLer

Gino Odjick never envisioned himself becoming a Hall of Famer

  • Oct 9, 2021
Former Vancouver Canucks player Gino Odjick will be inducted into the B.C. Sports Hall of Fame.
Woofy's-Ep.166-Shower Power

This is dog washing made simple. (Yay!)

Ever wondered how the dog wash works at your Ryan Road, Comox…

  • Oct 8, 2021
Woofy's-Ep.166-Shower Power

Tina Life

Remembering Tina Life ~ Daughter of Lorine Chatwin on October 16th 1:00…

  • Oct 7, 2021
Having made its official debut in July 2021, the Ghost is the most technologically advanced and the most successful Rolls-Royce model thus far in the company’s storied 116-year history. Alfonso Arnold photo

A joy forever: Rolls-Royce Ghost

Ghost is the most technologically advanced Rolls-Royce model thus far

  • Oct 6, 2021
Having made its official debut in July 2021, the Ghost is the most technologically advanced and the most successful Rolls-Royce model thus far in the company’s storied 116-year history. Alfonso Arnold photo
Callum Maclagan, 27, wants to fill the world with stories, something he loves to create. Photo contributed

My rain and my friend

Campbell River man dreams of filling world with stories

  • Oct 6, 2021
Callum Maclagan, 27, wants to fill the world with stories, something he loves to create. Photo contributed