Brian Kieran

Column:Remembering Bill Bennett

Sunday, Jan. 31, a celebration of the life and times of former Social Credit Premier Bill Bennett is at the Grand Hotel in Kelowna

More Canadian seniors turning to food banks

While the need is year-round, the want is most keenly felt at Christmas time, it seems

Sunken logging camp spoils Zeballos Inlet

Before it sank last September the floating camp was tied up near a booming ground

Joyce gets her ramp

Senior also awarded $15,000 by human rights tribunal

2012 taxpayers paid dearly while city hall smoldered

Campbell River Mayor Walter Jakeway boldly declared that there would be no property tax hikes for homeowners

Homeowners should benefit from construction boom

Major projects contractors are not building construction camps and that translates into rental opportunities

Province’s fish farmers seek certainty in the year ahead

BCSFA says in order for the industry to move forward in Canada it needs a solid piece of aquaculture-specific legislation

New hospital 2013 site prep on track

An RFP for the actual construction and operation of the two hospitals will be issued early in 2013

Elk Falls developer says he is still a player

Edmonton developer Harold Jahn says he needs until Dec. 31 to complete the $8.6 million deal to purchase the Catalyst pulp mill

Elk Falls mill sale to developer collapses

Four deadlines for the sale of the 400-acre property were missed

Duncan wants to meet with striking hunger chief

Aboriginal Affairs Minister John Duncan says he has offered to meet with Attawapiskat’s hunger striking Chief Theresa Spense

‘Sanding’ turns highway into rocky road

Last Friday morning Al Pelletier was driving down Jubilee Parkway to connect to the lower highway

The vandal taggers have been TAAGed

Timberline Secondary students flying under the banner Take Action Against Graffiti have come to the rescue of a Willow Point businessman

Missing fish investigated better than missing women

Father of Pickton victim unimpressed with Oppal inquiry

A priceless pair of copper magnets

It wouldn’t seem like Christmas at the Mirror if we didn’t get a visit from Austin Morgan and his pal Gurjot Mann

RCMP get their man…the wrong man

The 48-year-old is still steaming about the nightmare and he wants an apology

China poised to buy chunk of Timberlands

China Investment Corp. (CIC) may be close to purchasing a sizeable chunk of Island Timberlands

Strike idles Community Living HQ in Campbell River

The one day strike was another in a series of B.C.-wide rotating job actions

Local payday lenders must refund illegal loan charges

Two over-charging payday loan stores in Campbell River have been ordered to reimburse cash-strapped borrowers

Loggers leave Cortes … but promise to return

An unofficial time out is being observed in the standoff between Cortes Island environmental activists and Island Timberlands