Elena Rardon

Port Alberni’s Coulson Aviation receives $3.4 million for FireLiner air tankers

New 737 FireLiner the first of its kind in aerial firefighting industry

Indigenous tourism blossoming on Vancouver Island

BIG READ: Islanders investing in First Nations cultural experiences to attract the world

Port Alberni’s Gerry Fitzgerald suits up for Minnesota Wild training camp

The former BCHL player is now signed with the Iowa Wild in the AHL

Young Port Alberni musician sings with the Foo Fighters

Stranger Than Fiction’s Madi Duncan was invited up on stage in Vancouver

Crews respond to vehicle fire near Cathedral Grove

Highway 4 is reportedly stopped in both directions

Vehicle catches fire near Vancouver Island provincial park

Fire shut down Highway 4 in both directions

New wildfire reported near North Taylor Arm in Alberni Valley

Number of human-caused fires a “concern”

Fires continue to burn in the Alberni Valley

BC Wildfire Service has trouble with wind

Martin Mars unlikely to see firefighting action

Water bomber ‘isn’t anywhere ready’ as wildfires burn on Vancouver Island

Wildfire near Great Central Lake lmited to two hectares

Blaze is suspected to be human-caused

Island Timberlands forest lands closed due to wildfire risk

Island Timberlands has responded to two wildfires in two days

Port Alberni’s Five Acre Shaker is more than a music festival

2018 event at McLean Mill Historic Park will be open to families

UPDATE: Crews make good progress on wildfire near Great Central Lake

Two-hectare fire is suspected to be human-caused

Port Alberni fire department responds to boating incident near Catalyst Paper

Paper mill also the site of a “small fire” over the weekend

Alberni politicians voice concern over recreational fishing closures

City urges for more federal consultation

Alberni councillor sorry for using fake Facebook account

City looks to establish social media policy for councillors after Chris Alemany used online alias

Port Alberni Port Authority sees decline in lumber, increase in raw log exports

PAPA still optimistic about marine ‘diversification’

Supportive housing project announced for Port Alberni

Province of B.C. will invest $7.4 million in modular homes