Campbell River Mirror

North Island Hospital Campbell River’s campus has a new food forest

And the hospital staff is encouraging the community to come 'nibble' on the produce

  • Jul 31, 2020

Police seeing treatment of U.S. licence plate holders that borders on criminal harassment

Campbell River RCMP channel Dr. Bonnie Henry when dealing with American plates – Be calm, be kind

RCMP officers often the frontline of overdose prevention

Overdose prevention is primarily the responsibility of Island Health Authority but your local police force plays a part in it as well.

Vancouver Island community organizes luncheon for seniors to beat COVID-19 blues

Sayward Community Recreation Association and Mowi teamed up to deliver lunch boxes to senior citizens in Sayward

  • Jul 31, 2020

BC SPCA extends food bank services to remote communities on northern Vancouver Island

The organization's branch in Campbell River has been coordinating deliveries

  • Jul 30, 2020

Campbell River fire deparment joins in tribute to fallen Sproat Lake firefighter

Sproat Lake firefighter remembered as 'very nice gentleman' with extensive fire service experience

  • Jul 30, 2020

Campbell River RCMP respond to mental distress call, use Taser

Man had barricaded himself in a room along the South Island Highway

  • Jul 29, 2020

Most property owners have paid their taxes – City of Campbell River

Nearly 40 per cent used online platform to pay property taxes

  • Jul 29, 2020

Stay off bike park until it’s open – Campbell River Bike Park Society

Construction has begun, but people asked to wait until officially open before riding

  • Jul 29, 2020

There is only so much speed

You've read it in these pieces for 10 years now. I like to go fast.

  • Jul 29, 2020

Campbell River drivers can expect delays on Dogwood St. on Wednesday, July 29

Drivers can expect delays on Wednesday, July 29 on Dogwood Street between 11th and 12th avenues, and along the 500-block of 11th Avenue.

  • Jul 28, 2020

Inter-squad game a tune-up for Campbell River Cricket Club season

As part of their preparation for the competitive Vancouver Island cricket season, Campbell River Cricket Club (CRCC) played their second in-house game in the heat of Saturday afternoon.

Left turn lane needed for Ocean Shores condo

For many years Ocean Shores Condominium Development, 169 South Island Highway has been petitioning City Hall to install left-turn lanes for the two driveways into our property.

  • Jul 28, 2020

Site preparation for weather station installation on Highway 19

Between August 4-7, drivers may experience minor delays along this route

  • Jul 28, 2020

Three humpback whales reported entangled near Vancouver Island in the last four days

The DFO crew is still on the lookout for the whales to complete the disentangling process

  • Jul 28, 2020

Campbell River’s Showcase 5 movie theatre welcomes back movie-goers

The movie-going experience returned to Campbell River's Showcase 5 movie theatre on July 3 and continues to open its doors to the community.

  • Jul 27, 2020

Garmin’s inReach system breached over weekend

Some Garmin services were down for four days due to cyber attack

  • Jul 27, 2020

North Island healthcare advocates demand inquiry into awarding of Campbell River Hospital lab contract

An organization of North Island health care advocates demand an independent investigation into Island Health's awarding of a contract to Vancouver Island Clinical Pathology Consulting Corporation (VICPCC) and its management of the day to day running of the lab in the Campbell River Hospital.