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Who wants to buy a mansion?

For $5.9M, Qualicum Beach estate that once entertained Bing Crosby and John Wayne can be yours

Vancouver Islander accused of being a drunken sailor early in the morning

Port Hardy man facing mutiple charges after police found pilot “grossly impaired” at fishboat helm

Your morning news and weather for Thursday, April 11, 2019

Maybe a break in the rain soon, but it won’t last long, which is probably a good thing at this point

Driver in bizarre hit-and-run at car dealership in Campbell River turns herself in
Local man rescues dog from cougars near Campbell River
Landfill gas
Blaze takes Campbell River home

Ministry approves three School District 72 capital projects

Replacing Cedar Elementary in Campbell River remains a top priority

Man wanted for attempted murder arrested by Port Alberni RCMP

Jonathan Patrick Michael Thompson was arrested ‘without incident’

  • Apr 10, 2019

Strathcona Regional District considers who can make requests for services

Area directors feel public should come to them first before going to SRD board

Schools issue warnings as multiple cougar sightings reported around Campbell River

Parents advised to take precautions and report sightings to Conservation Office

Patched-up stretch of Highway 19A through Campbell River to be repaved after Easter

The repaving wraps up the first phase of the waterfront sewer work completed in 2018

  • Apr 10, 2019

Island Health wades into debate on changes to pathology services at Campbell River hospital

Executive from health authority disputes criticisms raised by outspoken general pathologist

Police remind Vancouver Island of the rules governing off-road vehicles

ATVs and similar vehicles should be registered and need permission to use private lands

  • Apr 9, 2019

Early bird registration on for 10th Annual Upper Island Safety Conference

Event takes place at Campbell River’s Strathcona Gardens May 27 to 29

  • Apr 9, 2019

VIDEO: Cart-load of tobacco stolen from Discovery Foods in Campbell River

Grocery store offers $1,000 reward following burglary at Willow Point location

New Sayward Library contract awarded

Campbell River firm to build prototype facility for smaller communities

  • Apr 9, 2019

Campbell River municipal taxpayers almost catch a $190,000 break

Non-Market Change money comes in higher than projected, but council decides to spend it

Muse Cannabis cleared by province to open in Campbell River

Retailer will begin with dried flower and oils, but will expand as more offerings hit the market

Campbell River weather forecast: mainly sunny today, showers tonight

Highways look clear except for bridge maintenance on Highway 28

Campbell River doctors protest as clinical pathology services outsourced to private company in Victoria

Physicians say hiring third pathologist at hospital would improve quality and speed of service

Man stabbed in the back during altercation in Campbell River

A man was stabbed in the back during an altercation at an…

Pair flown to hospital after mid-Island ATV incident

Arrowsmith SAR flew by helicopter to help Campbell River pair at scene near Horne Lake

Strathcona Regional District board table will run well into five figures

Connectivity will be a major contributor to cost of furniture for new boardroom