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Campbell River is ‘booming’ says City’s development manager

The amount of upcoming properties may redeem the city’s reputation of having one of the worst rental vacancy records in B.C.

Air ambulance calls on Vancouver Island way down so far in 2020

Only 519 transports from Vancouver Island so far, compared to 1,107 total calls in 2019

Campbell River to get another electric vehicle charging station

Funds for the project coming from all levels of government

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Suspect at large after man attacked with hammer in Campbell River

Campbell River RCMP were called to a report of a man being…

GoFundMe set up for family of woman killed in Ladysmith hit-and-run

35-year-old Katie Blogg of Ladysmith was killed in the August 29 hit-and-run

Noise complaint results in recovery of stolen property

A noise complaint made early on Sunday, Aug. 30 quickly led to…

Southern Vancouver Island’s old-growth protest enters fourth week counting three blockades

Provincial government’s silence ‘ominous’ and ‘worrisome’ say Port Renfrew protesters

Campbell River students to have three options for learning this year

Options include in-class learning, distributed learning and homeschooling

UPDATE: Suspect in Ladysmith hit and run plans to turn himself in to RCMP

The suspect is not currently in custody, and no charges have been laid

Man involved in fatal Ladysmith hit-and-run has been identified: RCMP

Suspect still at large, hasn’t been charged for crash that killed one woman

PHOTOS: Breeding a better bee for Vancouver Island

Bee geneticist chose Black Creek and Campbell River area for research collaboration project

City looks into enforcement blitz at Ken Forde boat ramp to deal with rowdy behaviour

Residents of a condominium across from Ken Forde Park and boat ramp…

Body of missing hiker recovered near Gold River

Laurence Philippsen had set out on a solo backpacking trip in early July

Information requested on kayaks missing from McIvor Lake container

Crime Stoppers asking for help in solving theft that occured earlier this month

Kyuquot Checleseht First Nations chief Richard Leo dies at age 79

The First Nation’s offices in Houpsitas and Campbell River will remain closed on Tuesday Aug. 25

Superstore customers will need to mask up starting Aug. 29

Grocery chain announced new mandate on social media

Pivot funds from student service grant to employment program: MP Blaney to feds

Blaney recommends reallocating all of the $900 million from the cancelled Canadian Student Service Grant to Canada Summer Jobs

Charges laid in March Campbell River accident that took young man’s life

B.C. Crown Counsel office has approved several charges relating to a single…

  • Aug 24, 2020