Kristen Douglas

Transport Canada brought in a helicopter from down-Island to conduct tests on the helipad on the roof of the new Campbell River Hospital last week.

Helicopter tests new Campbell River Hospital’s controversial helipad

The helipad at the new Campbell River Hospital was put to the…

Transport Canada brought in a helicopter from down-Island to conduct tests on the helipad on the roof of the new Campbell River Hospital last week.
Campbell Riverites have seen it all when it comes to distracted driving

Campbell Riverites have seen it all when it comes to distracted driving

Campbell River drivers share the worst cases of distracted driving they’ve ever seen

Campbell Riverites have seen it all when it comes to distracted driving
This drawing shows where a traffic-controlled intersection is planned for Willow Creek Road at Jubilee Parkway. The intersection is intended to alleviate traffic concerns in the Maryland subdivision.

Campbell River residents frustrated by issues plaguing their neighbourhood

Residents living in the Parkway/Maryland subdivision in the city’s south end are…

This drawing shows where a traffic-controlled intersection is planned for Willow Creek Road at Jubilee Parkway. The intersection is intended to alleviate traffic concerns in the Maryland subdivision.
The Sayward library, which was located in this strip mall, was closed due to health concerns in May. Temporary library services will be restored and located in the village’s council chambers.

Library services to be restored in Sayward

A temporary library location will open next week inside the village’s council chambers

The Sayward library, which was located in this strip mall, was closed due to health concerns in May. Temporary library services will be restored and located in the village’s council chambers.
A 2017 homeless count found the average homeless person is male, 39 years old, and suffers from a mental health issue, addiction or medical issue.

Homeless count reveals glimpse into the life of Campbell River’s street population

Pair conducting homeless count encounter bear, threats of an active shooter

A 2017 homeless count found the average homeless person is male, 39 years old, and suffers from a mental health issue, addiction or medical issue.
Greenways’ Sandra Milligan tackles Scotch Broom along the Myrt Thompson Trail during last year’s Broom Bash.

Campbell River holds off on upping the battle against Scotch broom

City council was hesitant Monday night to commit to annually funding efforts…

Greenways’ Sandra Milligan tackles Scotch Broom along the Myrt Thompson Trail during last year’s Broom Bash.
A man surveys the wreckage on his property after the passing of Hurricane Irma, in St. John’s, Antigua and Barbuda, last week. Campbell River’s Terry Somerville is raising money to assist victims in Barbuda who have been left homeless. (AP Photo/Johnny Jno-Baptiste)

Campbell River man spearheading fundraiser to help hurricane victims of Caribbean island nation

“What we’ve experienced is something like what you’d see in a horror…

A man surveys the wreckage on his property after the passing of Hurricane Irma, in St. John’s, Antigua and Barbuda, last week. Campbell River’s Terry Somerville is raising money to assist victims in Barbuda who have been left homeless. (AP Photo/Johnny Jno-Baptiste)
This rendering shows where a major connector between the two Island Highways would be built, stretching from Willis Road to McPhedran Road at 2nd Avenue. The road would cut through undeveloped lands and part of the ERT.

New major highway connector in Campbell River to cost more than $30 million

The City of Campbell River has released the most recent cost estimate…

This rendering shows where a major connector between the two Island Highways would be built, stretching from Willis Road to McPhedran Road at 2nd Avenue. The road would cut through undeveloped lands and part of the ERT.
City council endorsed city property tax exemptions to 87 community groups.

Council doles out tax breaks to several Campbell River groups

More than 87 community groups and organizations are set to receive tax…

City council endorsed city property tax exemptions to 87 community groups.