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Council reps all leave regional district meeting over pending water rate lawsuit

Campbell River and SRD facing litigation from Area D residents over water rate hikes

City of Campbell River and partners install earthquake risk signage

‘It’s about continued community awareness of this risk’

Marlene Wright will seek to keep her seat on council in upcoming election

‘We got a lot of good things done over the past four years, and even more started’

Effluence volumes at fish-packing plant near Campbell River surpass limits: report

Farmed salmon processing company says operations don’t harm marine habitat

Campbell River fire chief urges residents to respect fire ban

Prohibition on recreational fires comes into effect today at noon

UPDATED: Site of falling tree fatality deemed ‘safe’ by recreation officer

Ripple Rock Trail was assessed for danger trees in March: province

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Helipad test at Campbell River hospital
Scotty and friends make commemorative skydive for a cause
Raft rescue on the Campbell River
Orca rubbing beaches

Island hospitals test our their new helicopter sites

Tests included in-the-air analysis and on-the-ground exercise

City of Campbell River proposes pot shop restrictions

City intends to limit retailers to ‘primary service nodes’ and impose buffers from schools

Gulf Island fire fighters want first responder training

Cortes Island department wants training to cover medical emergencies

Campfire ban coming into effect across West Coast

The Coastal Fire Centre says bans will begin on Wednesday

Conservation officers ramping up checks on anglers in Campbell River

Enforcement campaign comes as pink salmon season approaches summer peak

Heat warning issued for Vancouver Island

Temperatures expected to cool down later this week

Hiker rescued by helicopter after receiving burns in ‘cooking incident’

Campbell River Search and Rescue has been busy of late…

Living with obsessive compulsive disorder

The Big Read: Vancouver Island mom calls for more mental health services as son battles OCD

City won’t need to raise taxes due to Employer Health Tax

Because they didn’t lower their budget after the announcement, transition should come out in the wash

Quadra cat group making progress on feral cats

Island has a long history of undomesticated cat colonies

Motorcyclist dies in North Campbell River collision

Speed and alcohol were “contributing factors” in fatal crash: police

BC Transit breaks ground on new transit operations facility in Campbell River

Project to be home of operations, maintenance and fleet of up to 50 buses

Bomb threat closes North Island College campuses

“Out of an abundance of caution, all campuses are being evacuated.”

Campbell River Fire Department wants everyone to stay safe this barbecue season

Fire Chief Thomas Doherty has some handy tips for residents