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Walmart introducing home delivery to Campbell River

A new on-demand home delivery service is available in Campbell River. Walmart…

  • Aug 16, 2019

Painter’s Lodge manager inducted into basketball Hall of Fame

Dikran Zabunyan sees running a hotel like building a championship basketball team

Benchmark house price up six per cent in Campbell River over July 2018

Housing sales are holding steady

  • Aug 5, 2019

North Island College’s electronics technician program adds apprenticeship training

Students in North Island College’s Electronics Technician Core certificate will get two…

  • Aug 4, 2019

Destination Campbell River and former Campbell River Tourism Promotion Society align efforts

Destination Campbell River and members of the former Campbell River Tourism Promotion…

  • Aug 2, 2019

Passenger levy generates funds for salmon enhancement, southern resident orca support

A passenger levy by one of British Columbia’s oldest marine tourism companies…

  • Jul 30, 2019
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Morneau: Feds would back new Trans Mountain investors

Software engineer, semi-pro rock climber Mike Doyle at next Modern Entrepreneur event

The City of Campbell River’s next offering in The Modern Entrepreneur series

  • May 28, 2019

Don’t stop the presses: Report finds Canadian newspaper readership at all-time high

88% of Canadians read newspapers every week, highest since first Newspapers 24/7 Report in 2012

Simulators give students a taste of logging at event in Campbell River

Forestry Proud Day organized by Forestry Friendly Communities, an industry group founded in 2016

Colleen Evans set to retire as CEO of Campbell River Chamber of Commerce

Colleen Evans, CEO of the Campbell River Chamber of Commerce and currently-sitting…

VIDEO: Mowi launches $30-million vessel to treat farmed salmon for sea lice

Freshwater treatment an improvement but fish farms should be removed from sea, says conservationist

Vancouver Island restaurant among Canada’s most sustainable eateries

Locals in Courtenay only B.C. or small city establishment to make the top six list

High winds caused ‘evacuation’ of boatyard during marine show in Campbell River

Extreme weather forced event indoors, a first in more than 20 years

Island-based Walco Industries completes penstock cleaning in Bridge River, B.C.

Largest project undertaken to date by the Campbell River and Port Alberni-based company

  • Mar 21, 2019

Mercedes-Benz test-drives groundbreaking Vancouver Island facility

Pilot run unloads cars in Nanaimo to test Western Canada’s first European vehicle processing centre

Battered Port Alice pulp mill suddenly lays off remaining workers

All Neucel Specialty Cellulose employees working at the pulp mill were told to go home on Feb. 27.

Grieg Seafood awarded for employee wellness

Grieg Seafood BC’s employee-wellness initiatives were recognized at the BC Agri-Food Industry…

  • Feb 21, 2019

Cermaq recognizes two external Island contractors for their excellent service

For the first time this year, Cermaq is giving official recognition to…

  • Feb 21, 2019

Eleven-year-old Campbell River girl plans for business to ‘Blossom’

BrookLynn Wilson has set up a home-based business to make bath salts, bombs and more