Comox Valley Record

Head-on collision Christmas Day in Courtenay

A head-on collision happened near the intersection of Highway 19A and Smith Road on Christmas Day.

Courtenay basketball star commits to Ontario university

Harriette Mackenzie, a basketball star at Isfeld Secondary, will be moving on to the USports level after she graduates in June from the Courtenay school.

EDITORIAL: Listen to the medical experts

Misinformation about COVID-19 could prove deadly

  • Dec 23, 2020

LETTER – ‘The Homeless Man’ gives pause for thought during the holiday season

EDITOR'S NOTE: Murray Coulter originally submitted this poem in 2007. He requested republication.

  • Dec 23, 2020

Comox Valley running club offers virtual 5k clinic

The Comox Valley Road Runners Learn to Run 5K Clinic starts Jan. 16.

  • Dec 22, 2020

CVSAR assists snowmobilers; avalanche risk a factor

Weather conditions at the time were very tricky for the team with zero visibility and blowing snow

Comox brief: Mayor to sit on COVID-19 policy group

Group will provide leadership, decisions on Emergency Operations Centre policy matters

Comox teen makes some noise at professional soccer academy

Liam Mackenzie, a 13-year-old soccer talent from the Comox Valley, is making his mark at a Vancouver Whitecaps academy.

Drug toxicity deaths continue to surpass records in B.C.

In the midst of dual public health emergencies, the BC Coroners Service continues to urge extreme caution due to the increasingly toxic illicit drug supply in British Columbia.

  • Dec 21, 2020

Staff say complaints down since Courtenay supportive housing development opened

John Howard Society administrators and staff members have seen a noticeable decrease in the number of complaints from neighbours since The Junction supportive housing development opened in Courtenay last year.

Strategy aims to cut B.C. poverty rate by a quarter by 2024

Local governments have an opportunity to apply for the second round of the Province's Poverty Reduction Planning & Action Program grants to help develop local strategies and solutions to address poverty.

  • Dec 21, 2020

Valley author draws upon war memories of her father

Judith McIntosh's book a memoir of her perspective on the Second World War

Comox’s CORE featured Dec. 28 on Celebrity IOU with Justin Hartley

Eco-landscaping firm also on Property Brothers' spinoff again with 'American royalty'

  • Dec 20, 2020

Cumberland council weighs COVID-19 funding priorities

Some priorities for COVID-19 funds including improve IT and adapting work spaces

  • Dec 19, 2020

High Puntledge River flows expected Friday night in Courtenay

BC Hydro is following a storm system that is hitting the watershed today (Friday) and tomorrow with some significant rains and higher freezing levels causing some snowmelt. Precipitation over these two days may be about 90 mm in the upper watershed.

  • Dec 18, 2020