Erin Haluschak

75th anniversary: Courtenay remembers Liberation of the Netherlands

May 5, 2020 marks 75 years since enemy forces surrendered in the Netherlands

Comox council directs $60,000 toward Habitat for Humanity’s Lake Trail build

Funds are from the 2019 and 2020 budget years

Comox Valley man faces more than 25 charges following crime spree

Investigators identified a suspect, recovered some stolen property and subsequently arrested man.

Cumberland photographer capturing a sign of the times with isolation portraits

"There's so many people coming together in this time of being separated."

Thinking outside the box for Comox Valley high school graduations

Plans are currently being developed but they are still in the infancy phase.

BC Hydro set to test warning system on Puntledge River

The test to ensure the public warning system is working as designed heading into the summer season.

Valley couple provides meals for hospital staff to honour son, say thank you

"They work so hard and are so thoughtful and kind."

Comox Fire Rescue selling wildfire protection kits

The WASP gutter mounted sprinkler system helps protect homes from hot embers.

Comox seeking feedback on proposed third non-medical cannabis store

The proposal is from Prime Cannabis Corp. for the second storey of an existing building location.

Seafood festival and trade show postponed

Organizers are working to secure late fall dates to host a modified festival and trade expo in 2020.

Snowbirds liftoff virtually with online airshow

The team isn't coming to the Comox Valley this year, but you can catch them online.

Comox council finds middle ground with two per cent tax increase

More than $7 million worth of projects were removed from the original budget due to revenue loss.

Early morning fire destroys home on Forbidden Plateau

The area does not have fire protection services.

Free 24/7 counselling service available for NIC students

Here2Talk provides free, confidential, single-session services by app, phone or online chat.

Garbage collection costs piling up in Comox

Council approved a two-year extension to the contract with a 16.5 per cent increase for services.

Pacific Coastal Airlines extends flight suspensions

On April 16, they announced the temporary service suspension has been extended to May 31.

Isolation challenge produces celebrity, musician photos for Valley photographer and daughter

David Bowie, David Rose, Ellen included in photo recreations.

LUSH Valley Food Action Society hosts online forums

The forums place food security, local resilience and healthy eating in the spotlight.

CATS strapped for funds as fundraisers cancelled, trapping continues

"... It's easy to forget about the vulnerable animals that need our help."