Scott Stanfield

Courtenay supports church renos, lunch program

Council approves $25,000 request from St. George's United

Bylaw calls for 2.75 per cent tax hike in Courtenay

Public has until April 21 to provide feedback

Courtenay closer to regulating plastic

Courtenay council passed third reading of a bylaw to regulate the business use of single-use plastics.

Curtis Road residents fed up with stink

Eighty-some people comprising the Curtis Road Residents Association are tired of living in a smelly neighbourhood. They say they've lived with foul odours since the Comox Valley Water Pollution Control Centre (CVWPCC) was commissioned in 1984.

Girl struck with brain infection

Anna Everson is recovering at BC Children's Hospital

MP concerned about treatment of veterans

Rachel Blaney says her new role as the NDP's Critic for Veterans Affairs has been fulfilling and disheartening since receiving the appointment last month.

Special Olympics event to showcase student athletes

3v3 basketball tourney growing in popularity

Search and Rescue saves injured mountain biker

A crew from Comox Valley Ground Search and Rescue attended Thursday afternoon to an injured mountain biker on Forbidden Plateau. The man suffered a dislocated ankle and fractured lower tibia (shin bone).

Puntledge Paddle Festival cancelled

Organizers not allowed onto 3L property

New apartment projects planned in Courtenay

Woodsmere Holdings of Victoria has submitted an application to build a pair of four-storey apartment buildings at 2600 Mission Rd. near the Courtenay Hospital.

Comox mountain biker hits elite level

Emilly Johnston is making a habit of finding her way to the podium.

‘Free Willy’ bill demands end to whale captivity

MPs vote in favour of Bill S-203

Kenpo Karate celebrates 20 years in Comox

On the first day of April in 1999, Sensei Don Roe opened the doors at Kenpo Karate. Twenty years later, he continues to run the school at its original location below Smitty's restaurant on Comox Avenue.

Window cleaner questions fairness of water restrictions

The owner of a window cleaning service is facing a crisis Friday, April 12 when Stage 4 water restrictions come into effect for the Comox Valley Water System. The restrictions last until April 22 during an emergency water pipe repair.

Valley basketball player ups his game after rookie season

With a year of USports basketball under his belt, a bigger, stronger Levi Timmermans will soon be home preparing for his sophomore season at the University of Saskatchewan.

Courtenay council to consider memorial bench program

Stan and Judy Hagen made the first donation to Courtenay's memorial bench program in 1997. In 2008, the program was put on hold. Since then, more than 100 people have asked to be put on a waiting list in case the program is reinstated.

Courtenay council OK’s third cannabis retailer

A third cannabis retailer has been given the green light to operate in Courtenay.

Housing agreement could bring peace to Courtenay neighbourhood

Courtenay council has adopted a bylaw to authorize a housing agreement that requires a rental property with a history of problem tenants to be owner-occupied.

Isfeld basketball star to join VIU Mariners

Thaskani Mtawali plans to take his basketball talents to Vancouver Island University in Nanaimo, where he has been offered a President's Scholarship. He will study sciences while playing for the Mariners squad that won the national collegiate championships last month. His new team includes Isfeld alumnus Nick Xylinas, who has one year remaining with the Mariners.

Sport BC honours Courtenay karate coach

Sport BC has named Pam Ross its female coach-of-the-year for 2019.