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Young Nuu-chah-nulth boy remembered for his big, beautiful smile

A six-year-old boy died in a Port Alberni home on March 13

Young Nuu-chah-nulth boy remembered by his big, beautiful smile

A six-year-old boy died in a Port Alberni home on March 13

‘I would like to acknowledge we are on the territory of First Nations’

Reconciliation, tradition behind practice now becoming common across Vancouver Island

‘I would like to acknowledge we are on the territory of First Nations’

Reconciliation, tradition behind practice now becoming common across Vancouver Island

Potential route examined for pipeline feeding major new West Coast LNG facility

Corridor could travel from Northeastern B.C. across the Island to Sarita Bay facility near Alberni

Colin James brings intimate set to the Island as part of Western Canadian tour

The Juno Award wining blues and rock musician will play Duncan, Alberni, Campbell River and Qualicum

Accused serial killer Bruce McArthur makes court appearance, has case put over

McArthur, a 66-year-old self-employed landscaper, is accused of murdering six men

Alberni film maker getting worldwide recognition for short film on salmon life cycle

Peter Mieras’ short film I Am Salmon has been accepted to film festivals around the world

Romance is more than fun, it’s good for you

Find out not just how to keep those Valentine’s Day fires burning, but why

Vancouver Island martial artist earns Gracie Jiu-Jitsu black belt

Lee is one of only four people in Canada to have received a black belt in Gracie Jiu-Jitsu

Proud parents cheer on Island-raised athletes at Winter Olympics

Parents remember their kids’ as young athletes before the Olympics

Alberni company builds its largest vessel yet

Canadian Maritime Engineering is building an 85-foot aluminum catamaran for a Prince Rupert company

Five Islanders carrying Canadian colours in the Winter Olympics

Brenneman, Tandy, Harle, O’Brien and Sharpe five names to watch

Port Alberni man charged with sexual offences involving minors

Lance Dobosz, 41, has been released on bail following numerous sexual offence charges

City of Port Alberni “dropped the ball” in communicating tsunami warning on social media

Officials will look at how to better communicate emergencies to the public online

No crackdown, just education as BC Ferries’ enacts smoking ban

Fines and extra patrols not happening at this time as ban begins Monday

Smoking ban arrives on BC Ferries

No crackdown, just education as BC Ferries enacts smoking ban

Rod Stewart is 73 today

Celebrity birthdays for Jan. 10

John Legend is 39 today

Celebrity birthdays for Dec. 28

Gemini should listen to someone they respect

Horoscopes for Dec. 21