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Wednesday, November 16, 2022 12:30 PM
People in 55 B.C. communities, including Campbell River and seven other Vancouver Island municipalities, will benefit from approximately $17.3 million in grants in lieu of municipal property taxes this year.
Thursday, September 1, 2022 9:00 AM
Short-term employment opportunities on northern Vancouver Island have kept forest workers affected by changes in the sector employed under the government’s Forest Employment Program (FEP).
Thursday, August 11, 2022 11:00 AM
At a community celebration, the Wei Wai Kum First Nation and the Province of B.C. signed an Incremental Treaty Agreement (ITA) that will transfer 2,276 hectares of territorial lands back to Wei Wai Kum and help boost the Nation’s economic activities.
Thursday, April 21, 2022 1:45 PM
More parents in north Vancouver Island will be able to pursue work, school and other opportunities while knowing their children are cared for as the Province invests in more than 450 new licensed child care spaces.
Friday, February 18, 2022 9:00 AM
Women and children leaving violence will soon have more safe and secure housing options in Campbell River as construction begins on a new 55-unit women’s housing project.
Friday, October 29, 2021 1:20 PM
Nearly 140 coastal communities can say “their ship has come in,” thanks to the arrival of a vessel that will begin laying high-speed fibre optics infrastructure along B.C.’s coast.
Thursday, August 5, 2021 11:51 AM
British Columbia’s network of public electric vehicle (EV) fast-charging stations is expanding with the opening of two new stations between Courtenay and Campbell River, making it easier for people travelling Highway 19 to charge up their EVs.
Wednesday, April 14, 2021 2:16 PM
Ka:'yu:'k't'h'/Che:k'tles7et'h' First Nations (KCFN) joined the meeting of the Strathcona Regional District (SRD) on Wednesday, April 14, 2021, for the first time as a full member of the board, fulfilling a commitment under the Maa-nulth Treaty.
Friday, March 12, 2021 7:03 AM
People in Campbell River who are at risk of harm or victimization will benefit from a $30,000 grant to create a community-based team of front-line workers to deliver better, faster access to services.
Friday, February 26, 2021 2:55 PM
The governments of Canada, British Columbia and the Tlowitsis Nation have signed a new agreement that will further advance reconciliation and treaty negotiations.