Our Town

Afghan parents carry their children, as they leave the malnutrition ward floor, at the Indira Gandhi Children’s Hospital, in Kabul, Afghanistan, Thursday, Feb. 24, 2022. (AP Photo/Hussein Malla)

Blood drive to mark Women’s Day halted, Afghan activists say

Organizers say the event was viewed as a protest by Taliban authorities

WestJet in flight. Black Press file photo

Two Comox-Calgary flights exposed to COVID-19 in the past week

Seven flights between the two airports have now been flagged for COVID exposure

Acro yoga the best of two worlds

Campbell River lawyer and massage therapist team up to combine two fitness disciplines into one

Salmon Capital Seafood Taste delights the taste buds at Spirit Square

Internationally renowned chefs offer up culinary extravaganza Sunday

Annual Campbell River walk is defeating depression one step at a time

Fifth annual Defeat Depression Walk raises money and sends a message

Brind’Amour/Nugent-Hopkins Golf Classic goes this weekend

Annual event has raised around $1.5 million for cystic fibrosis over its over-20-year history

Second annual Campbell River salmon derby touted as ‘huge success’

Community comes out in droves to give back and have some fun on the water

Campbell River students win science trip of a lifetime

Thanks to their work around environmental issues, Cedar students head to Science World for sleepover

Wine and Blues Fest by the Sea 2017

A night of fun, friends, wine, cheese and community support at the Maritime Heritage Centre Saturday

Mike’s Mirror Minute…with the ladies of the CR Hospital Foundation

Lots of terrible answers in this one. Some good ones too, though.

Rockin’ at the Timberline gym

Campbell River’s annual Ripple Rock Gem and Mineral Show fun for the whole family

Northern leg of Boomer’s Legacy Ride comes through town today

Organization raises money for veterans causes and community initiatives

Campbell River man heads off to cross the nation on his bike in support of cancer research

Jacob Koomen has done many rides for cancer, but this one is quite another thing altogether

Campbell River is the home of Canada’s first automatic boat wash

Operators say it keeps boat owners from having to repaint and keeps toxins out of the environment

Campbell River school in the running for $20,000 in tech upgrades

Samsung has already sent school already VR headset, tablet, phone and 360 camera as finalists

Campbell River Hospital staff to say metaphoric farewell to old facility June 10

New facility set to open in September, but staff want to say goodbye reunion-style

Could this year’s Campbell River Salmon Derby be even bigger than the first?

Last year’s event saw 712 entrants and about $47,000 raised for local charities

Help George get home to his family

Search for Campbell River feathered family member underway