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Thursday, March 16, 2017 7:27 AM
Skilled trades students in the Comox Valley School District will benefit from a three-year, $15-million investment by the B.C. government to support youth trades programs with the purchase of new trades training equipment.
Tuesday, March 7, 2017 9:00 AM
A $7.3-million contract has been awarded to Knappett Industries of Nanaimo to finish work on the new route that will provide an improved connection between Highway 19 and the community of Courtenay.
Friday, March 3, 2017 12:24 PM
Building on the economic benefits and jobs created by getting to yes on major projects and provincial investments in infrastructure, Comox Valley MLA Don McRae announced immediate investments and a long-term action plan outlined in B.C.’s rural economic development strategy that will create jobs and economic opportunities in Comox Valley.
Wednesday, February 15, 2017 9:30 AM
Two projects are set to get underway this paving season that will provide smoother, safer access between Courtenay and Campbell River, and extend the life of the road surface.
Wednesday, January 11, 2017 2:00 PM
Young people of Courtenay will have an opportunity to learn the skills they will need for tomorrow’s in-demand occupations.
Friday, December 16, 2016 7:41 AM
The world is changing and B.C. students need to be ready to adapt to the careers of tomorrow. Students in the Comox Valley School District will be prepared thanks to $22,500 in provincial funding awarded to the district, helping to connect kids with opportunities in skilled trades and tech training.
Wednesday, December 14, 2016 3:15 PM
Members of the K'ómoks and Qualicum First Nations have an enhanced voice in local forest stewardship and greater opportunity for economic development through forestry agreements signed with the Province, moving British Columbia and the First Nations further down the path of reconciliation.
Wednesday, December 14, 2016 7:17 AM
The B.C. government has distributed $36,051 in compensation for municipal property taxes to the City of Courtenay.
Monday, December 5, 2016 9:00 AM
The B.C. government announced that North Island College will receive $86,000 for an innovation pilot that will improve training outcomes and employability for apprentices.
Thursday, October 27, 2016 1:30 PM
Premier Christy Clark announced at the Vancouver Island Economic Summit in Nanaimo an investment of $2.7 million in North Island College for skills training in high-priority trades seats.