Campbell River Newswire (Page 8)

Campbell River Newswire (Page 8)

Comprehensive Real-Time News Feed for Campbell River, BC. (Page 8)

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  1. Tribal Canoe Journey: Tribes depart Washington on epic voyageRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 19, 2017 | CBC News

    ... s in Canada's major media and community outlets. He is reporting on the annual Tribal Canoe Journey paddle to Campbell River, B.C. with generous support from the fellowship.

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  2. Tribal Canoe journeys through ComoxRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 20, 2017 | Lake Cowichan Gazette

    Tribal Canoe Journeys, a ceremonial gathering of more than 100 canoe families from Indigenous Nations across B.C. and the Northwest Coast, arrives in Comox Aug. 2 and 3. More than 100 families from B.C. and other regions such as Alaska and California, will unite for the bi-annual Tribal Canoe Journeys festival. En route to Campbell River, familioes will travel aboard traditional hand-carved canoes, stopping at various destinations in the Pacific Northwest so more can join the congregation.

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  3. Best ever team finish for Campbell River Killer Whales at provincialsRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 19, 2017 | Lake Cowichan Gazette

    Campbell River Killer Whales : Brooke Wenger, Kara Beauregard, Ali Beck, Cianna Dunn, Aleah Jordan, Coach Jim Campbell; Kira Dunn, Ava Simard, Summer Wenger, Martina Montana, kaya Lathangue, missing Melayna Beaudin. Campbell River Killer Whales : Brooke Wenger, Kara Beauregard, Ali Beck, Cianna Dunn, Aleah Jordan, Coach Jim Campbell; Kira Dunn, Ava Simard, Summer Wenger, Martina Montana, kaya Lathangue, missing Melayna Beaudin.

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  4. Happening Now: Tribal Journeys canoe families arriving at Alki BeachRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 19, 2017 | West Seattle Blog

    Dozens of tribes around the region participate each year, and destinations rotate among different nations - this year, the journey is bound for Campbell River, British Columbia. The Muckleshoot Tribe hosts the Alki stop, and told us the landings were expected at 3 pm; commenters on our morning highlights said they were seeing canoes earlier, and indeed, we're here at Alki, where canoe families are coming ashore.

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  5. Preliminary restoration work to begin on Campbell River wetlandRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 19, 2017 | Lake Cowichan Gazette

    Kristen Douglas/Campbell River Mirror This marsh area borders the property owned by Parkway Properties which has taken responsibility for disturbing a 2.2 hectare area of sensitive wetlands on property on the south side of Jubilee Parkway. The City of Campbell River has issued a permit to allow preliminary restoration construction, which includes removal of debris and invasive plant species as early as July 20, with a goal to complete the restoration construction this fall.

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  6. Letter: Fletcher fire opinion rilesRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 19, 2017 | Lake Cowichan Gazette

    ... with the backlash to this opinion piece, Fletcher tries to defend himself on Facebook by referencing his Campbell River Mirror article about the Okanagan floods and high stream volumes and early run-off in the Cariboo (in early May) due to early ...

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  7. Lack of housing in Campbell River a scary situationRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 18, 2017 | Lake Cowichan Gazette

    ... mine told me recently about her husband's co-worker who has a well-paying, full-time job and after living in Campbell River for four months, had yet to find a place to live. I'm sure these types of stories are sadly becoming not uncommon. They're ...

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  8. Perseverance pays off for young Campbell River BMX riderRead the original story

    Jul 18, 2017 | Lake Cowichan Gazette

    The Ocean Grove Elementary student has only been racing since July of last year when he started out at the Coal Hills BMX track in Cumberland. Most recently, Francis competed in the Vancouver Island Nationals where there were racers from the United States, Alberta and B.C. For Francis, it was his first time competing in an event of such magnitude but he didn't let nerves get in the way.

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  9. More housing on the way for central Campbell RiverRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 18, 2017 | Lake Cowichan Gazette

    A new apartment building expected to be built behind the movie theatre in Merecroft Village could help with the housing shortage, says Mayor Andy Adams. "We heard earlier tonight the shortage of rental accommodations and affordable housing and I think this fills a void," Adams said, alluding to a presentation at the July 10 council meeting concerning the lack of affordable housing which is leaving new groups of people homeless .

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  10. Pianist to perform selection of Chopin piecesRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 17, 2017 | Lake Cowichan Gazette

    ... the Stan Hagen Theatre at North Island College; tickets at Blue Heron and Laughing Oyster Books. He plays at Campbell River's Trinity Presbyterian Church on Wednesday; tickets at the Music Plant. He will play at Gabriola Island both Thursday and ...

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  11. VIDEO: A torrent of toadlets through Langley yardRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 17, 2017 | Lake Cowichan Gazette

    ... the former gravel pit near 18 Avenue and 196 Street is the only confirmed Western Toad breeding site in the Campbell River watershed. A Rocha and the Little Campbell River Watershed Society have recommended turning the site, which is currently split ...

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  12. Smoke from northeast Alaska fires drifts into FairbanksRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 12, 2017 | Fairbanks Daily News-Miner

    ... Fort Yukon, four of the remote fires are staffed, while another two are being monitored - the largest is the Campbell River Fire, affecting 33,100 acres in Alaska and more than twice that in Canada. Additional staffed fires are Boulder Creek, White ...

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  13. Effects of distant wildfires seen in Northern ValleyRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 12, 2017 | KTNA

    ... Yukon are spreading smoke throughout the Interior and Southcentral. The largest fires are Boulder Creek and Campbell River. Both fires are well over 20,000 acres in size and burning northeast of Fort Yukon near the Canadian border. Both fires are in ...

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  14. Chainsaw carver returns from top competition in countryRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 12, 2017 | The News

    People in Pictou County may have seen Rob Milner carving creatures outside Dean Sharpe's Service Station in New Glasgow on Tuesday, but just a few weeks ago, he was carving himself second place in a competition across the country. Rob Milner created this dragonfly during a chainsaw carving competition in Campbell River, B.C., at the end of June.

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  15. Campbell River Art Gallery's welcomes new executive directorRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 6, 2017 | Lake Cowichan Gazette

    Vicky Chainey Gagnon, the Campbell River Art Gallery's new executive director, didn't encounter art until she went to college. Growing up in mining towns in B.C., the Yukon and Quebec, she spent her time going to the countryside and climbing mountains.

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  16. Coroner identifies man who died in crash near Logan LakeRead the original story

    Sep 4, 2013 | Daily News

    A man who died in a crash near Logan Lake on Saturday is Courtney Ryan Philipow, 37, most recently of Campbell River, the B.C. Coroners Service said.

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  17. Swimming Bear Surprises Whale Watching Tour in British ColumbiaRead the original story

    Jul 5, 2017 | SFGate

    People on a whale-watching tour hit the jackpot when they saw a swimming black bear near Phillips Arm on British Columbia's south-central coast on July 1.Nick Templeman from Campbell River, British Columbia, told CHEK News what he thought was a sea otter turned out to be a "nice, fuzzy bear." Templeman, who led the tour, said the animal eventually went ashore.

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  18. Campbell River Comfort Inn and Suites named company Hotel of the YearRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 30, 2017 | Lake Cowichan Gazette

    At the Choice Hotels International's 63rd annual convention in Las Vegas, Comfort Inn and Suites, Campbell River owner and General Manager Jonathan Shead was presented with the Canadian Choice Hotel of The Year award and the prestigious International Choice Hotel of The Year for the Comfort brand. At the Choice Hotels International's 63rd annual convention in Las Vegas, Comfort Inn and Suites, Campbell River owner and General Manager Jonathan Shead was presented with the Canadian Choice Hotel of The Year award and the prestigious International Choice Hotel of The Year for the Comfort brand.

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  19. Chilliwack artist comes up with a Coast Salish design for Canada's 150thRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 29, 2017 | Lake Cowichan Gazette

    ... Roberts said. Nations Creations has 34 designs available in retail outlets in Chilliwack, Abbotsford, Campbell River, Port Alberni, Prince George, and Sechelt more. It also produces custom order work, with either First Nation motifs or existing ...

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  20. Dry conditions in Interior Alaska contribute to wildfiresRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 3, 2017 | Fairbanks Daily News-Miner

    ... It has been put on monitor status and has burned an estimated 287 acres, according to the news release. The Campbell River Fire, burning about 77 miles northeast of Chalkyitsik, grew 4,202.8 acres from Friday to Saturday night. The fire straddles ...

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