Alberni Valley News

BC Housing agrees to review of Port Alberni shelter

City's mayor, shelter's executive director welcome news of independent review

  • Oct 30, 2020


City of Port Alberni, ACRD release housing survey

Survey open to Alberni Valley residents until Nov. 16


Mail-in ballots flowing into electoral offices

More than 4,000 received for Mid Island-Pacific Rim riding so far

  • Oct 30, 2020


Shelter protest organizer arrested, released in Port Alberni

Supporters told to take down tent city or face arrest, protesters say

  • Oct 30, 2020

BCHL: New guys get game winner for Alberni Valley Bulldogs

Alberni records a 5-4 overtime win against the Victoria Grizzlies

City of Port Alberni calls for investigation into shelter allegations

Former provincial election candidate organized protest in front of PA Shelter

  • Oct 29, 2020

Not-so-rosy State of the Island report caps off virtual summit

Vancouver Island Economic Alliance's summit took place online Oct. 27-29

UPDATE: Nanaimo woman reported missing has been found

Hailey St. Claire, 28, was reported missing Tuesday

  • Oct 29, 2020

ARTS AROUND: Stop and smell the flowers at the Rollin Art Centre

Next exhibit features Port Alberni artists Cynthia Bonesky and Jan Vriesen

  • Oct 28, 2020

Cure the blues with PanAmour at Char’s Landing

Tickets for virtual concert available online

  • Oct 28, 2020

Disc golf expands to Port Alberni’s Dry Creek Park

New 18-hole course will be ready to play by spring of 2021

Gang enforcement team seizes drugs and weapons in Nanaimo and Victoria

Combined Forces Special Enforcement Unit of B.C. checked 33 vehicles over four days

  • Oct 28, 2020

LETTER: Premature pronouncements puzzling

Writer objects to media pontificating on winners in snap election

  • Oct 28, 2020

LETTER: Respect for housing is a two-way street

Low-cost housing continues to see bad treatment…

  • Oct 28, 2020

Warrant out for Nanaimo man who allegedly threw ‘spear-like object’ at vehicle

Brian Thomas failed to make court appearance, say RCMP

  • Oct 28, 2020

Alberni Valley Words on Fire goes international

Spoken word event will take place on Fridays instead of Wednesdays starting next month

  • Oct 27, 2020

BCHL: Alberni Valley Bulldogs get back in the win column in preseason play

Bulldogs snap a five-game winless skid with a 3-2 win over the Nanaimo Clippers

Domestic violence on the rise in Port Alberni

COVID-19 still affecting domestic violence stats, says Alberni RCMP's top cop

Port Alberni’s waterfront clock tower will get a facelift in 2021

Aging Harbour Quay clock tower needs to be refurbished

Prime minister greets Vancouver Island economic summit attendees

Vancouver Island Economic Alliance conference being held virtually this week

  • Oct 27, 2020