Paul Rudan

Wes Walkus comforts his mother Blanche outside the Campbell River courthouse Monday after the man who killed a family member was found guilty of manslaughter instead of second degree murder.

Johnny “too drunk” for murder

A Port Hardy teenager was too drunk to form the intent for murder according to a B.C. Supreme Court judge Monday.

Wes Walkus comforts his mother Blanche outside the Campbell River courthouse Monday after the man who killed a family member was found guilty of manslaughter instead of second degree murder.
Henry K'odi Nelson of the Dzawada'enuxw First Nation waves eagle feathers in his band-bestowed position of kayudala (conductor) of fellow singers during a protest in Campbell River Saturday

Band members clash over split

Proposed split by band members draws protests from those opposed to move.

Henry K'odi Nelson of the Dzawada'enuxw First Nation waves eagle feathers in his band-bestowed position of kayudala (conductor) of fellow singers during a protest in Campbell River Saturday

No terrorists allowed for PM’s visit

Incumbent Prime Minister Stephen Harper is slated to be in Campbell River on Saturday.

Zeballos woman not guilty of manslaughter

A Zeballos woman who stabbed her common-law husband in the heart has been found not guilty of manslaughter.

Zeballos woman who killed spouse called 911

Was Marguerite John acting in self defence or did she kill her common-law husband to end an abusive relationship? That’s a question being contemplated by B.C. Supreme Court Justice Douglas Halfyard as John’s trial came to a close on Mar. 15 in Campbell River.

Map of the manned lightstations on the B.C. coast.

Lightkeepers to remain at the switch

The Canadian Coast Guard’s latest attempt to eliminate lighthouse keepers was quashed Wednesday by the federal government.

Map of the manned lightstations on the B.C. coast.

Judge to decide Zeballos manslaughter case

Marguerite John's Supreme Court trial comes to close in Campbell River; verdict pending

The Village of Zeballos. The Ehattesaht Reserve is located to the left and cannot be seen in this photo.

Dramatic 911 call heard at manslaughter trial

Marguerite John, 33, is charged in the stabbing death of Russell John, 42

The Village of Zeballos. The Ehattesaht Reserve is located to the left and cannot be seen in this photo.

Environmentalists question First Nations’ water bottling proposal

Conservation groups are calling for an environmental assessment to examine a water bottling business proposed by two small First Nation bands.