Jocelyn Doll

Jocelyn's Jottings: So long and thanks for all the fish
Jocelyn's Jottings: So long and thanks for all the fish
Chris McCay spoke against SOGI123 at the school board meeting last Tuesday. Photo by Jocelyn Doll/Campbell River Mirror

Parents show up to continue discussions about SOGI123 in Campbell River

Parents once again made presentations concerning the implementation of the government-mandated Sexual Orientation Gender Identity guidelines at the school district meeting last week.

Chris McCay spoke against SOGI123 at the school board meeting last Tuesday. Photo by Jocelyn Doll/Campbell River Mirror
A true beauty of a performance

A true beauty of a performance

Standing room only at Carihi's Beauty and the Beast

A true beauty of a performance
Mike Davies/Campbell River Mirror

Indigenous Education Advisory council presents Indigenous student policy to Campbell River School District board

The principal of Indigenous Education for the Campbell River School District presented the proposed Indigenous Education Board Governance Policy to the Board of Education April 17.

Mike Davies/Campbell River Mirror
Gypsy moth, pesticide, forestry and food safe experts answered questions at a Gypsy moth open house at the Sportsplex Tuesday evening. Photo by Jocelyn Doll/Campbell River Mirror

Gypsy moth information session comes to Campbell River

Experts from Natural Resources Canada, Canada Forest Services, the Canadian Food Inspection Agency and Health Canada as well as others answered questions and provided information about the proposed gypsy moth spraying at an open house last week.

Gypsy moth, pesticide, forestry and food safe experts answered questions at a Gypsy moth open house at the Sportsplex Tuesday evening. Photo by Jocelyn Doll/Campbell River Mirror
The Campbell River School District Board of Education approved a school calendar without early dismissal days for the 2018/2019 school year.Mirror file photo

School calendar without early dismissal days approved by Campbell River School District

The 2018/2019 school calendar has been approved by the SD72 Board of Education.

The Campbell River School District Board of Education approved a school calendar without early dismissal days for the 2018/2019 school year.Mirror file photo
Jocelyn's Jottings: Lots of tears this month

Jocelyn’s Jottings: Lots of tears this month

I have shed many tears this month.

Jocelyn's Jottings: Lots of tears this month
U18 Riptide playing in Coastal Cup semi-final this weekend

U18 Riptide playing in Coastal Cup semi-final this weekend

The U18 Girls Riptide played the Upper Island Storm on Saturday in the league semi finals, winning 2-1.

U18 Riptide playing in Coastal Cup semi-final this weekend
The performance from the act by Solstice Studio won the people’s choice award for the best group performance. Photo by Jocelyn Doll/Campbell River Mirror

Rotary Honours Concert celebrates the best of young performing artists

Rotary celebrated the best of the best young performers on Saturday evening at their annual Honours Concert.

The performance from the act by Solstice Studio won the people’s choice award for the best group performance. Photo by Jocelyn Doll/Campbell River Mirror
Kaitlyn Jinda won provincial wrestling in her weight class and is headed to the national championship on April 14 in Edmonton. Photo by Jocelyn Doll/Campbell River Mirror

Campbell Riverite to compete for national wrestling title

Kaitlyn Jinda won provincial championship by pinning her opponent in just 30 seconds

Kaitlyn Jinda won provincial wrestling in her weight class and is headed to the national championship on April 14 in Edmonton. Photo by Jocelyn Doll/Campbell River Mirror
Jocelyn's Jottings: When the pop culture reference goes over your head

Jocelyn’s Jottings: When the pop culture reference goes over your head

There is a bit of generation gap here at the office.

Jocelyn's Jottings: When the pop culture reference goes over your head
Louis Poitras’ sheds were burned down, his house broken into and property stolen on Read Island last week. Photo submitted

Read Island man’s sheds burned down, says he won’t be rebuilding

Last Thursday Louis Poitras came home to his property on Read Island to find his sheds collapsed and burning and the firewood stacked next to his house on fire.

Louis Poitras’ sheds were burned down, his house broken into and property stolen on Read Island last week. Photo submitted
School District 72 Superintendent Tom Longridge presents the 2016/2017 Governor General’s Medallions to Carihi Secondary graduate, Madelynn Erickson, and Timberline Secondary graduate, Tianna Hudak. Erickson and Hudak were the graduates with the highest, combined academic grade point average from their grade 11 and 12 years in their respective schools.

Campbell River School District using student data to address gaps in the system

Superintendent's annual report lays out the growth, strengths and weaknesses of SD72

School District 72 Superintendent Tom Longridge presents the 2016/2017 Governor General’s Medallions to Carihi Secondary graduate, Madelynn Erickson, and Timberline Secondary graduate, Tianna Hudak. Erickson and Hudak were the graduates with the highest, combined academic grade point average from their grade 11 and 12 years in their respective schools.
The board of SD72 is a bit concerned about the cuts they’ll be forced to make due to an increase in their payroll tax. Mirror File Photo

Campbell River board of education worried about effect of new payroll tax

'At present the provincial budget has allocated no additional funds to offset this cost increase'

The board of SD72 is a bit concerned about the cuts they’ll be forced to make due to an increase in their payroll tax. Mirror File Photo
The Campbell River Storm are the Vancouver Island Junior Hockey League Champions after beating the Saanich Braves in game seven 6-0. Captain Dylan McCann accepted the Brent Patterson Memorial Trophy on behalf of his team. Photo by Jocelyn Doll/Campbell River Mirror

Campbell River Storm headed to the Cyclone Taylor Cup

The Campbell River Storm are moving on to the Cyclone Taylor Cup in Richmond April 12-15.

The Campbell River Storm are the Vancouver Island Junior Hockey League Champions after beating the Saanich Braves in game seven 6-0. Captain Dylan McCann accepted the Brent Patterson Memorial Trophy on behalf of his team. Photo by Jocelyn Doll/Campbell River Mirror
The school board voted against implementing a calendar that includes five early dismissal days, instead directing Superintendent Tom Longridge to come up with another proposal. Black Press File Photo

Campbell River School District board votes no to early dismissal days

After negative parent feedback the school board has requested a new calendar be drafted

The school board voted against implementing a calendar that includes five early dismissal days, instead directing Superintendent Tom Longridge to come up with another proposal. Black Press File Photo
The Campbell River Storm lost game five against of the final series against the Saanich Braves last night. Photo by Jocelyn Doll/Campbell River Mirror

Campbell River Storm lose game five of the final series 5-4

The Campbell River Storm lost 5-4 to the Saanich Braves in game five of the VIJHL playoff finals yesterday evening.

The Campbell River Storm lost game five against of the final series against the Saanich Braves last night. Photo by Jocelyn Doll/Campbell River Mirror
Authors Bev Sellars and David Chariandy chat before they appear on stage at Words on the Water Friday Writers in Conversation event. Photo by Jocelyn Doll/Campbell River Mirror

Authors talk writing experience and inspiration at Campbell River’s Words on the Water Writer’s Festival

Last weekend's writer's festival kicked off with Writers in Conversation on Friday evening

Authors Bev Sellars and David Chariandy chat before they appear on stage at Words on the Water Friday Writers in Conversation event. Photo by Jocelyn Doll/Campbell River Mirror
The Campbell River School District Board of Education heard concerns from local parents about the Sexual Orientation Gender Identity policies and curriculum in schools. File photo

Campbell River parents concerned about sexual orientation gender identity curriculum in schools

They voiced their concerns at Tuesday's school board meeting

The Campbell River School District Board of Education heard concerns from local parents about the Sexual Orientation Gender Identity policies and curriculum in schools. File photo
Shannon Webb-Campbell guest curated the new exhibit now on display at the Campbell River Art Gallery. Photo by Jocelyn Doll/Campbell River Mirror

New exhibition at the Campbell River Art Gallery sheds light on reclamation, resurgence and the land

All of the artists featured in the new exhibition are First Nations

Shannon Webb-Campbell guest curated the new exhibit now on display at the Campbell River Art Gallery. Photo by Jocelyn Doll/Campbell River Mirror