Jolene Rudisuela

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Island pot smokers won’t be allowed to light up on the ski hill

Mount Washington maintains smoke-free policy in light of marijuana legalization

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Stretch of road that claimed B.C. motorcyclist’s life has notorious past

Stretch of road that claimed B.C. motorcyclist’s life has notorious past

Same curve on Stratchona Parkway was scene of a 2003 motorcycle fatality

Stretch of road that claimed B.C. motorcyclist’s life has notorious past
Comox Valley Regional District defeats Merville water bottling operation application

Comox Valley Regional District defeats Merville water bottling operation application

Applicant says he will bottle the water in the Strathcona Regional District

Comox Valley Regional District defeats Merville water bottling operation application
Firefighters responded to a blaze at Hornby Island Community School overnight and battled the blaze throughout the night and into Sunday morning. Firefighters reportedly contained the blaze to the gym and office areas, and saved the library. Photo by Harry Fearman

Serious fire damages only school on Hornby Island

The blaze happened just one week before students head back to school

Firefighters responded to a blaze at Hornby Island Community School overnight and battled the blaze throughout the night and into Sunday morning. Firefighters reportedly contained the blaze to the gym and office areas, and saved the library. Photo by Harry Fearman
Maria Martin’s cat, Oliver, was found dead on the side of the road after being missing for a month and a half.

Suspected Vancouver Island cat trapper strikes again

Greiving cat owner believes her pet was trapped and dumped; similar cases go back more than a decade

Maria Martin’s cat, Oliver, was found dead on the side of the road after being missing for a month and a half.
Diane McLeod sent in this photo of T073B, the transient orca that has been putting on a show near the Comox Marina for the past week.

VIDEO: Whale plays with boat’s anchor line at Vancouver Island marina

Orca grabbing anchor rope a ‘serious concern’

Diane McLeod sent in this photo of T073B, the transient orca that has been putting on a show near the Comox Marina for the past week.
Passenger was one of the performers who returned to the festival following his set to enjoy the sights and sounds that Vancouver Island MusicFest had to offer. Photo by Erica Farrell

Inside the music: step behind the curtain at the venerable Vancouver Island Music Festival

Big Read: VIMF in the Comox Valley exemplifies the spirit of an Island summer music festival

Passenger was one of the performers who returned to the festival following his set to enjoy the sights and sounds that Vancouver Island MusicFest had to offer. Photo by Erica Farrell