Paul Rudan

Comfy new fit for local owners

A group of Campbell River business people are opening up their own furniture store

NO REALLY: After 27 years, it’s been a remarkable career

And after 24 years at the Campbell River Mirror, reporter/photographer Paul Rudan is moving on

Let the digging begin

BC Hydro embarks on $1 billion project in Campbell River on the John Hart Generating Station

Ferry crew rescues woman

A woman jumped off the Cortes ferry Tuesday morning, but was saved thanks to the fast-acting crew

The biz has changed so much and now it’s my turn

This was in the days when there was no such thing as paginating a newspaper on a personal computer

Community effort building for new Habitat home in Campbell River

A local construction company, hundreds of volunteers and a dozen film-makers are busy preparing for the next Habitat For Humanity Home

Airport Wifi back up

The airport’s Wifi was temporarily down last week, but is back up and running after new equipment was installed

Musicfest@20

The great Bonnie Raitt headlined Saturday’s main stage concert at the 20th anniversary of Vancouver Island Musicfest

Slammin’ whammin’ derby

Campbell River’s Rink Minx blockers put the crunch on the jammer from Chilliwack’s NWO Roller Girls

Hearing set for accused wife killer

A preliminary hearing will take place in December for an elderly man accused of killing his spouse

Where you going with all that meat?

The cart was loaded with approximately $150 worth of meat products

Driver hits daycare, OK

POLICE BEAT: Mounties say a driver may have suffered a medical inciden

Riding along in an ol’ crummy with Logger Mike

CONVERSATIONS WITH MIKE: The ol’ pickup had seen better days, even by crummy standards

Woman arrested in connection with death released from custody

Campbell River RCMP say a 39-year-old local woman died from an 'apparent homicide' on Wednesday

Cool Canada celebration!

Hot parade goers rejoice as the fire department’s water truck lets loose in downtown Campbell River on steamy Canada Day

BC Hockey honours head ref

Campbell River's Jacqui Harrison got a nice surprise when she showed up at the AGM in Penticton

Former gas station owner fined $38,000

The owner of a defunct Campbell River gas station was buying gas and smokes – minus the taxes – and reselling them

Prehistoric poop

Ron Sale shows off his collection of coprolite – aka fossilized feces or dinosaur droppings

Better at Home gives seniors an extra hand

Next Wednesday, a new provincial program begins in Campbell River that will provide some basic assistance to seniors living independently

Giving back

Walmart, the Steve Marshall Ford Group and Sussex Insurance donate $1,150 to the Children’s Miracle Network