Local News

GoFundMe creator responds to Cortes Island director’s critics

Crowdfunding page is subject of court petition from 13 people

Strathcona Regional District members question planning commission process

Campbell River mayor suggests advertising to public to find members to fill boards

Fog blankets Vancouver Island coast
Campbell River protesters denounce arrests
Giant wave hits ferry
Road near Campbell River in dangerous state of disrepair - resident

Campbell River protesters call for solidarity with Wet’suwet’en hereditary chiefs opposed to pipeline

Demonstration in Spirit Square follows opening of roadblock by Unist’ot’en camp

Campbell River resident sent to hospital for smoke inhalation and burns from structure fire

No other injuries reported following two structure fires on Saturday – fire chief

  • Jan 13, 2019

Registration on for regional annual safety conference in Campbell River

More than delegates expected from across Western Canada

  • Jan 11, 2019

Campbell River Devils Army president granted bail in homicide case

Richard Ernest Alexander charged with first-degree murder in connection with 2016 Sayward killing

  • Jan 11, 2019

Windstorm blows in a December record for cancelled BC Ferries sailings

BC Ferries reports 50 per cent increase over the previous December high

Baby Jesus stolen from Parksville church

Roman Catholic Church of the Ascension’s replica goes missing from nativity scene

BC Ferries wants two new ferries for Campbell River-Quadra run

Project is part of its massive capital plan to upgrade its fleet and terminals

Subdivision south of Campbell River will protect wildlife corridors

Rezoning will also create green space near Stonefly Creek

Campbell River school board changes public input policy

Public will have to submit questions to district in writing

Parks cleanups and closures continue on Vancouver Island in wake of windstorm

Damage assessment underway due to fallen trees, hanging debris

  • Jan 10, 2019

Campbell River Family Network looks to examine child care gaps

UBCM grant ‘would allow us to have the kind of crucial information that we need to move forward’

Campbell River Crime Stoppers posts images of alleged theft from vehicle

Police seeking help in identifying suspect

  • Jan 9, 2019

Campbell River Search and Rescue responded to nine fatalities in 2018 – and demand is increasing

Call volumes trending upwards for most SAR groups province-wide, says CRSAR

UPDATE: North Island College reopens campuses in Campbell River and Comox Valley following snow

Forecast calls for 10-20 mm of rain, a high of 6 C and ‘snow over northern sections’ this morning

  • Jan 8, 2019