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Port Alberni Community Action Team to host living library

Port Alberni Community Action Team to host living library

Participants get a chance to share their stories of the toxic drug crisis
City of Port Alberni wants province to take action on Port Pub

City of Port Alberni wants province to take action on Port Pub

Two dozen tenants were evacuated last month due to hazardous materials
Candidates run for federal Conservative seat in Courtenay-Alberni riding

Candidates run for federal Conservative seat in Courtenay-Alberni riding

Two Parksville businessmen–Ed Mayne and Kris McNichol–are competing for the Conservative Party of Canada nomination in the Courtenay-Alberni riding.
Vehicle crashes into home on Fifth Avenue in Port Alberni

Vehicle crashes into home on Fifth Avenue in Port Alberni

Emergency personnel in Port Alberni respond to two separate calls of vehicles crashing into structures on Sunday.
Pilot program helps Nuu-chah-nulth youth get their driver’s licences

Pilot program helps Nuu-chah-nulth youth get their driver’s licences

Program aims to remove barriers for First Nations in rural and remote communities
Denman Island resident calls for ferry overhaul after brother's agonizing ride

Denman Island resident calls for ferry overhaul after brother's agonizing ride

“…the lack of ferry service on May 2 was unnecessary and inexcusable”
Huu-ay-aht's John Jack joins North Island College Board of Governors

Huu-ay-aht's John Jack joins North Island College Board of Governors

Jack is the elected Chief Councillor for Huu-ay-aht First Nations and ACRD board chair
ARTS AROUND: New exhibit showcases Port Alberni high school artists

ARTS AROUND: New exhibit showcases Port Alberni high school artists

Artwork is centred on causes such as social justice and climate change
Port Alberni’s Urbanstreet Choir dreaming out loud with new concert

Port Alberni’s Urbanstreet Choir dreaming out loud with new concert

Show will take place Saturday, June 8 at Alberni Valley United Church
Plenty of spills and thrills in Island Offroad Racing season opener

Plenty of spills and thrills in Island Offroad Racing season opener

Event took place at the Alberni Motorsports Park