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City of Campbell River receives another national financial reporting award

Award ‘recognizes excellence in government accounting and financial reporting,’ Mayor says

Green Party MLA calls for watershed protections at meeting in Campbell River

Adam Olsen says rainforest protection is a key policy for wild salmon conservation

Regional compost facility proposal for Campbell River sent to Agricultural Land Commission

‘Non-farm use’ application off to ALC, Public Hearing to be held to hear public feedback on proposal

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Break-in at Indigenous art store in Campbell River
Video shows wolf swimming ashore in Campbell River
Parents Legal Centre to support families facing child removal
Firefighters stop blaze from spreading at Saratoga Speedway

New 14-unit townhouse complex on its way to Hilchey Road in Campbell River

Despite some parking concerns, council approves development permit for long-vacant Willow Point lot

Campbell River residents want more diverse housing options

Strathcona Regional Health Network and Coalition to End Homelessness releases study results

Driver transported by ambulance from scene of crash in Campbell River

Traffic on Dogwood Street near 2nd Avenue reduced to two lanes

AIDS Vancouver Island warns about deadly substances as fatal overdoses mount on North Island

North Island has second-highest rate of fatal illicit drug overdoses in B.C.

Code of conduct will ‘ensure safety’ of whales, say Campbell River whale watching companies

Campbell River Whale Watching and Discovery Marine Safaris announce voluntary guidelines

City of Campbell River lifts fire ban just in time for long weekend

‘We will continue to monitor conditions through the summer’ says fire chief

  • Jun 28, 2019

Small wildfire reported northwest of Campbell River was ‘just a smoke chase’

Several wildfires on Vancouver Island and the Sunshine Coast following lightning storms

Safe needle disposal boxes placed around Campbell River

Improperly discarded needles have are a concern in many communities across Vancouver Island

  • Jun 28, 2019

City of Campbell River bylaw officers can now issue fines for drinking in public

After being defeated once, the bylaw amendments were reconsidered this week

Jubilee Heights gets expanded commercial area, but not a bigger grocery store

Council looks for middle ground on grocery store size increase, which spurs second public hearing

Owner catches and holds man allegedly breaking into his vehicle in Campbell River

Police don’t recommend public physically apprehend perpetrators

Campbell River thrift store robbed at knifepoint, say RCMP

Suspect fled on bicycle following Tuesday stick-up

Campbell River RCMP arrest man in arson investigation, woman arrested and released

Police say suspects identified, house fire on Henderson Avenue ‘not random’

RCMP stepping up summer patrols in Campbell River and area lakes

Traffic patrols increasing after 32 alcohol-related incidents during 2018 Canada Day weekend

Secondary suites could become legal for every single-family home in Campbell River

Council has asked for a bylaw to be prepared that could see a suite allowed in all R-1 zoned homes

Fire in abandoned Campbell River house deemed suspicious

Reports of homeless people using vacant home on 8th Ave. for shelter