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Music education remains important, especially during pandemic

‘Music really does lift people up in times of trial,’ says Sandowne music teacher

First Nation’s guardians ‘take matters into their own hands’ and organize environmental clean-up

Mamalilikulla guardians step up to clear abandoned boats after no response from natural resource officers

City of Campbell River re-opening most park amenities and outdoor washrooms

Splash park, playgrounds, sports fields, outdoor volleyball courts, indoor facilities not yet

  • May 22, 2020

Overdose prevention efforts not meeting needs of inhalant drug users: Campbell River advocate

Campbell River’s low OPS utilization numbers will continue unless inhalation services are provided said outgoing OPS provider

Cortes Regional Director brainstorms $25,000 SRD grant aid with non-profits

Over 20 project proposals will be discussed before recommendations are made to Strathcona Regional District

Blaney inquires about businesses falling through the cracks

Rachel Blaney, Member of Parliament for North Island - Powell River, took…

  • May 21, 2020
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Still no public option for Strathcona Regional District meetings

Livestreaming of meetings will come eventually, says chair

Historic hotel and only restaurant in remote Zeballos considers shutting its doors

Cedars Inn unsure about future after series of financial catastrophes, COVID-19 induced tourism dip

Campbell River School District prepares for partial, volunteer return to schools

Kindergarten to Grade 5 students can return for two days a week in June

North Island College announces blended approach to learning in the fall

School will use combination of digital and in-person strategies to offer courses

SRD plan to reopen parks coming

Skateparks, basketball courts, playing fields to reopen soon

  • May 19, 2020

Tahsis seeks provincial investment to retain its sole child care facility

To avoid closure of Puddle Duck Daycare, the village has sought funding to relocate the facility to local school premises

Police swoop down on man who couldn’t wait to get home to admire his new BB gun

Opened it in his car in store parking lot but it looked too real

  • May 19, 2020

Gold River Health Clinic to resume services that were halted due to COVID-19

Prior appointments will be required for laboratory, x-ray and consultation services

Campbell River converting unused BMX track into temporary homeless campsite

The City of Campbell River is providing a site on Homewood Road…

  • May 15, 2020

$469 million federal funding for fish harvesters welcomed by MP Rachel Blaney

The funding will be beneficial for commercial fishers in smaller coastal communities on Vancouver Island

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