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Campbell River police seek public’s help in finding stolen bike

Bicycle stolen during break-in on Dec. 20, according to Crime Stoppers

  • Jan 8, 2019

VIDEO: Campbell River protesters denounce arrests at Indigenous-led pipeline blockade

Demonstrations across the country after RCMP arrest 14 near Houston in northern B.C.

Snowfall warning for parts of Vancouver Island

Up to 20 cm possible for inland areas of the Island

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

Snow possible Tuesday for many Vancouver Island communities

Rain and snow are predicted to fall tomorrow starting in the early afternoon

Oyster River Fire Department adds to arsenal

Department purchases new Ford F-350 and UTV

  • Jan 7, 2019

Duke Point ferry terminal will be closed for one weekend this month

Jan. 26-27 sailings will continue to operate on a Tsawwassen-Departure Bay route

Cortes Island residents go to court to remove regional district director

Questions arise over GoFundMe campaign following fire on Anderson’s property

Someone in Nanaimo is a $1-million Lotto 6/49 winner

No one matches all six numbers, so guaranteed $1 million prize awarded

All runs open at Mount Washington

All 81 Alpine ski runs operating, as are all Nordic trails

Campbell River School District funds position for MyEdBC switch

Trustees want to avoid fines by being last district to adopt new system

St. John Ambulance to offer free overdose response workshops in Campbell River

Training courses come as overdose deaths continue to mount on North Island and across B.C.

Comox-Strathcona waste plan update could be costly

Update itself estimated at $800,000 but other expenses push price higher

Campbell River school board has lots to consider with buses and belts

Staff report highlights issues such as cost and reduced passenger capacity

Strathcona Regional District picks committees for 2019

Some questions around First Nations committee membership

Campbell River school to get Indigenous immersion program

School district hopes to get 12 to 18 kids for pilot project this fall

Campbell River home assessments up about 15 per cent in 2018

Increase is part of a trend of higher increases moving up Vancouver Island

Fines set by City of Campbell River for smoking pot in public

Bylaws also now in place to regulate location and responsibilities of potential cannabis retailers

Fundraiser launched for former Campbell River man badly injured in workplace explosion

Eric Fabbro suffering serious injuries following blast at welding business near Edmonton

  • Jan 2, 2019

Campbell River resident praises firefighters following furnace fire

Fire department responds to seven structure fires in six days, including two on New Year’s Day