Terry Farrell

UPDATED: Sick orca J50 declared dead by 1 group while scientists remain hopeful

UPDATED: Sick orca J50 declared dead by 1 group while scientists remain hopeful

Only 74 southern resident killer whales remain

UPDATED: Sick orca J50 declared dead by 1 group while scientists remain hopeful
Federal Conservative Party leader, and official Leader of the Opposition, Andrew Scheer was in Courtenay Thursday evening, for a public town hall, co-hosted by the Comox Valley Conservative Associations of Courtenay-Alberni, and North Island-Powell River. Courtenay-Alberni Conservative candidate Byron Horner moderated the event, which was held at the Native Sons Hall. Photo by Terry Farrell

Pipelines, opioids and salmon fishing: A one-on-one with Andrew Scheer

Conservative Party of Canada leader Andrew Scheer sits down with Black Press Media

Federal Conservative Party leader, and official Leader of the Opposition, Andrew Scheer was in Courtenay Thursday evening, for a public town hall, co-hosted by the Comox Valley Conservative Associations of Courtenay-Alberni, and North Island-Powell River. Courtenay-Alberni Conservative candidate Byron Horner moderated the event, which was held at the Native Sons Hall. Photo by Terry Farrell
VIDEO: Cougars at play in B.C. backyard

VIDEO: Cougars at play in B.C. backyard

Woman spots pair of juvenile cougars in her yard

VIDEO: Cougars at play in B.C. backyard
Willy freed! DFO uses innovative audio technique to draw orca from Vancouver Island harbour

Willy freed! DFO uses innovative audio technique to draw orca from Vancouver Island harbour

T073B’s nearly two-week-long stay at Comox Harbour has come to an end

Willy freed! DFO uses innovative audio technique to draw orca from Vancouver Island harbour
Anna Stady now has a bear trap in her front yard, after a bear entered her Union Bay home. Photo by Terry Farrell

95-year-old B.C. resident shoos bear out of her kitchen – twice!

Juvenile black bear no match for spry senior

Anna Stady now has a bear trap in her front yard, after a bear entered her Union Bay home. Photo by Terry Farrell
VIDEO: Visual recap of Vancouver Island MusicFest

VIDEO: Visual recap of Vancouver Island MusicFest

Walk Off The Earth, Passenger, Arlo Guthrie among highlights

VIDEO: Visual recap of Vancouver Island MusicFest
This photo shows the fresh, deep gash on a humpback whale. Photo courtesy Peter Hamilton/Lifeforce Ocean Friends

Injured humpback whale spotted near Comox

Fresh gash on juvenile possibly caused by boat prop

This photo shows the fresh, deep gash on a humpback whale. Photo courtesy Peter Hamilton/Lifeforce Ocean Friends
VIDEO: Breaches, belly-flops and a close encounter with humpback whales

VIDEO: Breaches, belly-flops and a close encounter with humpback whales

A wildlife tour of a lifetime for some visitors to Vancouver Island

VIDEO: Breaches, belly-flops and a close encounter with humpback whales
Coroner determines B.C. teen died of toxic shock syndrome while camping

Coroner determines B.C. teen died of toxic shock syndrome while camping

Sara Manitoski died while on school camping trip

Coroner determines B.C. teen died of toxic shock syndrome while camping
VIDEO: Eagle lands in trampoline enclosure

VIDEO: Eagle lands in trampoline enclosure

Vancouver Island family gets an unexpected visitor

VIDEO: Eagle lands in trampoline enclosure
Lotto Max jackpot won in Quebec, 4 B.C. tickets win Max Millions prizes

Lotto Max jackpot won in Quebec, 4 B.C. tickets win Max Millions prizes

$60 million Lotto Max jackpot won by a single ticket

Lotto Max jackpot won in Quebec, 4 B.C. tickets win Max Millions prizes
Brent Flahr Photo credit: Minnesota Wild/Bruce Kluckhohn

Minnesota Wild interim GM a Comox Valley product

Brent Flahr, of Courtenay, steps in after team cuts ties with Chuck Fletcher

Brent Flahr Photo credit: Minnesota Wild/Bruce Kluckhohn
BC RCMP bust driver, then passenger for impaired driving

BC RCMP bust driver, then passenger for impaired driving

‘Those who do not learn history are doomed to repeat it’

BC RCMP bust driver, then passenger for impaired driving
VIDEO: A homecoming for Olympic champion Cassie Sharpe

VIDEO: A homecoming for Olympic champion Cassie Sharpe

B.C. gold-medal winner comes home to Mount Washington

VIDEO: A homecoming for Olympic champion Cassie Sharpe
Ry Cooder performing with Ricky Skaggs and Sharon White, McGlohon Theater, Charlotte, NC, August 19, 2015. Photo via Wikimedia Commons

Ry Cooder coming to Vancouver Island MusicFest

American music icon to play in Comox Valley July 14

Ry Cooder performing with Ricky Skaggs and Sharon White, McGlohon Theater, Charlotte, NC, August 19, 2015. Photo via Wikimedia Commons
Canada reacts to Cassie Sharpe’s Olympic gold

Canada reacts to Cassie Sharpe’s Olympic gold

From Prime Minister Trudeau to Ryan Reynolds, congratulations abound

Canada reacts to Cassie Sharpe’s Olympic gold
Cassie Sharpe of Canada celebrates her gold medal in the women’s halfpipe skiing final at the Phoenix Snow Park at the 2018 Winter Olympic Games in Pyeongchang, South Korea, Tuesday, Feb. 20, 2018. THE CANADIAN PRESS/Jonathan Hayward

B.C. freestyle skier wins gold

Cassie Sharpe of Comox shines in the halfpipe

Cassie Sharpe of Canada celebrates her gold medal in the women’s halfpipe skiing final at the Phoenix Snow Park at the 2018 Winter Olympic Games in Pyeongchang, South Korea, Tuesday, Feb. 20, 2018. THE CANADIAN PRESS/Jonathan Hayward
Comox snowbaorder Carle Brenneman competed in the women’s snowboard cross competition at the Winter Olympics in Pyeongchang Korea, Friday. Photo submitted.

B.C. snowboarder recounts Olympic experience

Carle Brenneman of Comox competed in the women’s snowboard cross Friday in Pyeongchang

Comox snowbaorder Carle Brenneman competed in the women’s snowboard cross competition at the Winter Olympics in Pyeongchang Korea, Friday. Photo submitted.
Pat Chicquen (right) and Rose Pokeda, of the Canadian Council of the Blind White Cane Club Comox Valley Chapter, hold the official proclamation from the Province of British Columbia, declaring Feb. 4-10 as White Cane Week in B.C. Photo by Terry Farrell

Province recognizes Feb. 4-10 as White Cane Week in B.C.

First full week of February has been National White Cane Week since 1946

Pat Chicquen (right) and Rose Pokeda, of the Canadian Council of the Blind White Cane Club Comox Valley Chapter, hold the official proclamation from the Province of British Columbia, declaring Feb. 4-10 as White Cane Week in B.C. Photo by Terry Farrell
B.C. hockey player nominated for Hobey Baker Award

B.C. hockey player nominated for Hobey Baker Award

Myles Powell is a forward at Rochester Institute of Technology

B.C. hockey player nominated for Hobey Baker Award