Marc Kitteringham

A memorial was set up for Jared Lowndes at the Campbell River Tim Hortons where the incident took place. Photo by Marc Kitteringham / Campbell River Mirror

Chiefs, BCCLA say Indigenous involvement needed in probe of fatal B.C. police shooting

Jared Lowndes investigation highlights barriers to community representation in police accountability

A memorial was set up for Jared Lowndes at the Campbell River Tim Hortons where the incident took place. Photo by Marc Kitteringham / Campbell River Mirror
Four grids represented in the high-resolution overland tsunami mapping. Phase one of the project focused on the Kyuquot & Nuchatlitz Grids and phase two will be Quatsino & Nootka Grids. Photo supplied
Four grids represented in the high-resolution overland tsunami mapping. Phase one of the project focused on the Kyuquot & Nuchatlitz Grids and phase two will be Quatsino & Nootka Grids. Photo supplied
B.C. has the highest rate of evictions in the country according to a new UBC study. File Photo

UBC study finds more than 10 per cent of B.C. renters report being evicted

Province has highest rate of eviction in Canada — by almost 4 percentage points

B.C. has the highest rate of evictions in the country according to a new UBC study. File Photo
The Tree to Sea loop is a 1,000 km bikepacking route around the north end of Vancouver Island. Photo courtesy Miles Arbor

1,000 km route opens northern Vancouver Island to ‘bikepackers’

Bikepacking combines ultralight backpacking and bicycle touring

The Tree to Sea loop is a 1,000 km bikepacking route around the north end of Vancouver Island. Photo courtesy Miles Arbor
A traditional salmon barbecue on Newcastle Island near Nanaimo. Black Press File Photo

Indigenous food sovereignty movement reclaiming wellness, sense of identity

Indigenous health dietitian says goal is to restore decision making power through food supply

A traditional salmon barbecue on Newcastle Island near Nanaimo. Black Press File Photo
The Tree to Sea loop is a 1,000 km bikepacking route around the north end of Vancouver Island. Photo courtesy Miles Arbor

1,000 km route opens North Island to bikepackers

Bikepacking combines ultralight backpacking and bicycle touring

The Tree to Sea loop is a 1,000 km bikepacking route around the north end of Vancouver Island. Photo courtesy Miles Arbor
Elections Canada (Black Press photo)

OPINION: There is no popular vote in Canada

Frustrations about electoral systems are valid, and there is a way to change things

Elections Canada (Black Press photo)
Results from the 2021 Student Vote Canada mock election in the North Island-Powell River riding. If students got to vote, the NDP would have still won the election. That’s where the similarities stop, however. Photo courtesy Student Vote Canada

Students elect NDP in mock election

Second place goes to Conservatives, but students prefer Greens over Liberals for third place

Results from the 2021 Student Vote Canada mock election in the North Island-Powell River riding. If students got to vote, the NDP would have still won the election. That’s where the similarities stop, however. Photo courtesy Student Vote Canada
A graph on Facebook’s Ad Library Report page shows far more spending from the Conservative Party than any other party in the North Island-Powell River riding. Photo courtesy Facebook

Conservative campaign far outspends other campaigns on Facebook ads

Local Conservatives spend 7 times more money than NDP on Facebook ads

A graph on Facebook’s Ad Library Report page shows far more spending from the Conservative Party than any other party in the North Island-Powell River riding. Photo courtesy Facebook
Campbell Riverite Alexis Barbot dips his front tire in the Atlantic Ocean, symbolizing the end of his journey across the country. Photo supplied

Vancouver Islander cycles across Canada for summer adventure

Campbell River’s Alexis Barbot rode 7,000 km across country

Campbell Riverite Alexis Barbot dips his front tire in the Atlantic Ocean, symbolizing the end of his journey across the country. Photo supplied
Some of NDP Candidate Rachel Blaney’s campaign signs were vandalized along Highway 19A. Photo by Sean Feagan / Campbell River Mirror

Campaign signs vandalized with swastikas in Campbell River

‘We need to stand up where ever we see hate rear it’s ugly head’ — NDP candidate

Some of NDP Candidate Rachel Blaney’s campaign signs were vandalized along Highway 19A. Photo by Sean Feagan / Campbell River Mirror
Election 2021.

North Island-Powell River All Candidates Debate: Housing

Candidates asked myriad questions about housing in riding

Election 2021.
Election 2021.

North Island-Powell River Candidate Q and A: COVID-19

Federal election candidates respond to B.C. voters’ top three concerns

Election 2021.
Oclujce is located approximately 20 minutes west of Zeballos. Port McNeill RCMP are searching for a man who allegedly pointed a gun at another person in the community. Photo courtesy Google Maps

RCMP searching Zeballos area for man who allegedly pointed a gun

Incident occurred in Oclujce on Saturday afternoon

Oclujce is located approximately 20 minutes west of Zeballos. Port McNeill RCMP are searching for a man who allegedly pointed a gun at another person in the community. Photo courtesy Google Maps
People’s Party of Canada candidate Paul Macknight. Photo courtesy People’s Party of Canada
People’s Party of Canada candidate Paul Macknight. Photo courtesy People’s Party of Canada
Election 2021.

North Island-Powell River Candidate Q and A: Housing

Federal election candidates respond to B.C. voters’ top three concerns

Election 2021.
Photo courtesy of Elections Canada

A different kind of campaign for North Island-Powell River candidates

Campaigns following local health guidelines to ensure safety of all involved

Photo courtesy of Elections Canada
Carla Neal is the North Island-Powell River candidate for the Marxist-Leninist Party of Canada. Photo supplied
Carla Neal is the North Island-Powell River candidate for the Marxist-Leninist Party of Canada. Photo supplied
Port Hardy Fire crews extinguish the dumpster fire on Aug. 29. Photo supplied

Dumpster fire extinguished quickly by Port Hardy crew

Anyone with information on fire asked to call Port Hardy RCMP

Port Hardy Fire crews extinguish the dumpster fire on Aug. 29. Photo supplied
Dr. Jennifer Grenz is running for the Liberal Party of Canada in the North Island-Powell River riding. Photo supplied

North Island-Powell River Liberal candidate to help build bridges on pertinent issues

Dr. Jennifer Grenz has background in ecological restoration

Dr. Jennifer Grenz is running for the Liberal Party of Canada in the North Island-Powell River riding. Photo supplied