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Airport a Wi-Fi hot spot

The City of Campbell River is pleased to announce that new, free wireless Wi-Fi service is now live at the Campbell River Airport

Cumberland mayor wants to re-open new hospital proposal for region

Mayor Fred Bates feels a new hospital near Crown Isle in Courtenay is not the best location from a patient’s standpoint.

VIHA re-issues warning to businesses about telemarketing scheme making rounds again

The Vancouver Island Health Authority (VIHA) is warning area businesses to be aware of a telemarketing company that is soliciting donations for a children’s activity book that is neither approved nor endorsed by VIHA and its local hospitals

Residents and cops nab prowler

After receiving a third report of a prowler in the neighbourhood, police officers in an unmarked cruiser decided to sit and wait for the culprit

Rash of break and enters

Campbell River RCMP are investigating several break and enters that occurred May 3-4.

Lab services to stay, for now

Microbiology lab services will remain in Campbell River and District Hospital pending further review.
Canoe of Hope

Canoe of Hope

Junior Henderson (left), his daughter MacKenzie, Sylvanna Denroche, and Kiera Arsenault place items in the Canoe of Hope that Henderson carved for the Campbell River chapter of Cystic Fibrosis Canada. The chest is to serve as a time capsule containing present-day items that chapter members and supporters place inside. The chest will be kept in Strathcona Gardens and opened when a cure for cystic fibrosis is found.

Do you want to change Highway 19A’s name?

City council wants the community’s help in deciding whether to change the name of Highway 19A and if so, what it should be called
Clark campaigned on public dime: NDP

Clark campaigned on public dime: NDP

Man charged for threats against MLA

Man charged for threats against MLA