Julia Caranci

Alberni backs liquor application for Char’s Landing

Council asks owner of entertainment venue to modify proposed hours for outdoor patio, closing before endorsing her application.

Alberni still no closer to fixing McLean Mill dam

More meetings on the horizon between council and Industrial Heritage Society, minus city staff.

Get on the bus and ride

Alberni's mayor bids for free bus passes to entice city councillors to take transit, get in touch with new system.

City won’t act on River Road traffic issue

City officials say unless a new development occurs it won't improve traffic flow at the intersection of River Road and Beaver Creek Road.

Dam clock ticks down in Alberni

Time is running out to perform costly repairs to the McLean Mill National Historic site dam that suffered extensive water damage last year.

Alberni cooks up deal with new eatery

The city has reached a five-year lease agreement with the Starboard Grill that opens the door for the re-birth of a Harbour Quay restaurant

City shells out half mill for facility upgrades

City hall in Alberni is getting a $550,000 upgrade after council approved replacing the building’s roof, mechanical systems and boiler

New Port Alberni Port Authority faces confront major projects

Protestors outside the PAPA AGM demanded change while officials inside made changes to personnel, projects and the balance sheet.

RCMP youth camp seeks community support to continue

A new partnership between the Port Alberni RCMP and School District 70 has been forged thanks to the completion of the first RCMP youth camp

Alberni RCMP youth camp tests teens

Twelve Port Alberni teens will are getting a taste of what police life is like at a special camp hosted by the mounties this week.