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Campbell River to create overarching Public Art Master Plan

Rather than going piece-by-piece or project-by-project, council wants a policy in place for art

Snow Day on Vancouver Island

Winter hit the Island early and hard on Tuesday

  • Dec 19th, 2017
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Vessel washed to breakwater during last night's storm
Quadra Islanders protest Site C Dam decision
Mirror Morning Dec 29
MLA office occupied

Director disappointed in ferry review parameters, calls review ‘a waste of time’

‘If they tore up the Coastal Ferry Act, we’d be right back to where things were when they were working’

Environment Canada says snow in the forecast for Vancouver Island

Environment Canada issued a special weather statement for flurries and cold air throughout the next week

Two major fires in one week ‘devastating’ for Oyster River

‘We maybe get two fires like this in a year, so to have two in a week is kind of unheard of for us’

Fire takes Quadra house despite efforts of residents, neighbours

‘It’s not that the fire department doesn’t want to go out there…it’s that they’re not allowed to’

Timeline moved up on major Sportsplex renovation

Consultations need to happen between city and SRD before design work can happen, however

Concerns raised over Myra Falls mine permit amendment application

Campbell River Environmental Committee drafts letter to ministry, citing Mount Polley

Maryland and 19A to get its traffic light

Ocean Grove residents have been asking for a light, and they’ll get it in 2019

Rescued sea lion released in Sooke

Young animal found in Campbell River three months ago

Rescued sea lion released in Sooke

Young animal found in Campbell River three months ago

Campbell River to install two new four-way stops at Evergreen Road near hospital

Evergreen and Birch, as well as Evergreen and Alder, to receive four-way stops ‘immediately’

Call it Buzz Saws and Bagpipes, or the Art of the Birl and the Skirl

Proposal: Add a Highland games to Campbell River’s Logger Sports weekend

  • Dec 14th, 2017

Myra Falls re-opening gets a timeline

Mine suspended operations in 2015 but is set to start removing ore again early next year

Walter Morgan Shed to finally get its renovation

City sees heritage value in the property and will fund renewal project to the tune of $200,000