Campbell River Mirror

Vancouver Island RCMP arrest man in connection to alleged sexual offences

Mounties had asked for public's help in case

  • Jul 18, 2020

Campbell River Mountie of the Month:media liaison officer Const. Maury Tyre

To kick off this new feature, Const. Maury Tyre thought he'd start with himself: "It seemed only reasonable as I was the one to think, hey what a great idea. If it totally failed and fell on its nose, then it would be me falling on my own nose (See attached photo for what that looks like)."

  • Jul 17, 2020

Cortes Island area director sues Strathcona Regional District

Director suing to quash censure motion, and recoup legal costs from 2019 suit

  • Jul 17, 2020

Saratoga Speedway sold to Courtenay family

After 40 years of owning and operating Saratoga Speedway, the Hargrave family has sold the Black Creek racetrack to Rob and Lee Leighton.

  • Jul 17, 2020

‘Veterans should not be punished for getting CERB’ – MP Rachel Blaney

Delayed disability benefits forced many veterans to apply for CERB and that should not be characterized as fraudulent claims said the NDP critic for veterans

  • Jul 16, 2020

Campbell River volunteer group to hold book drive this Saturday

Call for good stories to keep seniors' minds active through COVID-19 pandemic

  • Jul 16, 2020

West Coast Trail to remain closed to overnight camping for rest of the year

Broken Islands and Long Beach Unit of Pacific Rim National Park Reserve also off limits

  • Jul 16, 2020

COVID-19 gives B.C. First Nation rare chance to examine tourism’s impact on grizzly bears

With 40 infrared cameras deployed in Kitasoo-Xai'Xais territory, research will help develop tourism plan with least impact on bears

  • Jul 15, 2020

Shoulda, coulda, woulda… But didn’t

By James Durand

  • Jul 15, 2020

Over 21 Campbell River tourism businesses benefit from resiliency program

Vancouver Island Tourism Resiliency Program is helping businesses pivot and adapt to the COVID-19 imposed changes in industry

  • Jul 14, 2020

Tyee season kicks off July 15; and so does a seasonal regulation for boaters

The annual Tyee Club of British Columbia season starts Wednesday, July 15 and so does a seasonal regulation for boaters.

  • Jul 14, 2020

Weekly RCMP update: Bike thefts and persistent driving while prohibited

Campbell River RCMP detachment seeing bicycle theft as an ongoing concern

  • Jul 14, 2020

Abuse rarely stops without intervention – RCMP

The Campbell River RCMP responded to 48 reports related to domestic violence in June.

  • Jul 13, 2020

Fisherman snags barracuda off Vancouver Island in rare encounter

Ferocious fish, not native to Canada, was netted and released in Alberni Inlet

  • Jul 13, 2020

NIC practical nursing students hone skills on pandemic’s front line

'It also has become clear that this is my thing,' – NIC practical nursing student Breanna Patterson

  • Jul 13, 2020

Search for missing hiker suspended once again

Search for Laurence Philippsen was revived over the weekend after new information was received

  • Jul 13, 2020

Food security groups looking for new home in Campbell River

Grassroots Kind Hearts and other groups looking into alternatives

  • Jul 11, 2020

Mobile Health Unit takes to Campbell River streets

KDC Health-operated health bus offers holistic approach to health

  • Jul 10, 2020

North Island College receives $125,000 donation from accounting firm

The donation from Chan Nowosad Boates will be used to purchase technology as well to award bursaries for students

  • Jul 10, 2020