Local News

City of Campbell River looks to improve environmental protection during development

Changes to mapping environmentally sensitive areas and how permitting process works is under review

BC Hydro to pulse water flows down the Elk Falls Canyon to accommodate fish passage

First pulse is today and tomorrow; Hydro warns people to be cautious upstream of Elk Falls

Union says mediated negotiation with WFP has been ‘disappointing’

Striking forestry workers have been on picket lines since Canada Day

Global Climate Strike comes to Campbell River

Rally and march to be held at Spirit Square on Sept. 20

  • Sep 16, 2019
Sea Shepherd releases video after Pamela Anderson boards fish farm
Campbell River woman captures footage of close encounter with cougar
Mass funerals begin after deadly Sri Lanka attacks
Minister not feeling great about social media co-operation as election nears

Long-awaited Jubilee Parkway intersection now open in south Campbell River

‘When you have a plan for that long and it comes together just the way you hoped it would, it’s exciting,’ says Dan Samson

Testing continues on new Campbell River siren system

The sirens, which have a whooping sound, advise people to move out of the river channel immediately

  • Sep 11, 2019

PHOTOS: Canada, U.S. first responders remember 9/11 victims at Peace Arch Park

American and Canadian first responders shared grief at annual event

Campbell River Fire Chief Thomas Doherty recognized for 30 years of examplary service

Doherty, who took over for retiring chief Ian Baikie last year, receives yet another commendation

Popular backcountry destination in Strathcona Park closed for bear activity

The main Bedwell Lake campground has been closed since Aug. 30

B.C. conference looks at how First Nations can be involved in cannabis industry

Some First Nations are dead set against it, while some see economic growth opportunities

Cougar shot and killed in Campbell River

Animal was very comfortable in the highly developed neighbourhood: conservation officer

Have your say! City of Campbell River satisfaction survey this month by mail and online

The City of Campbell River is conducting a satisfaction survey this month,…

  • Sep 4, 2019

Saratoga, Miracle Beach residents itching to get to core of mosquito issue

Problem seems to be getting worse and starting earlier in the season

Campbell River RCMP issue reminder to keep school kids safe – obey rules of the road

There are some financial ‘incentives’ to inspire back-to-school safety

Women seeks “angel” of mercy who stepped off bus and helped when the you-know-what hit the fan

Homeowner trying to contact man who crawled under Campbellton house to shut off overflowing sewage