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This is the whopping amount penalties will jump tomorrow for terrible drivers

This is the whopping amount penalties will jump tomorrow for terrible drivers

Tomorrow is the day that increased penalties come into effect for drivers for excessive speeding, impaired driving, distracted driving and other violations.
Powell River developer awaits approvals for apartment complex

Powell River developer awaits approvals for apartment complex

Cedar Creek continues planning for construction of 112-units to begin in spring
Powell River charitable society agrees to buy Patricia Theatre

Powell River charitable society agrees to buy Patricia Theatre

Friends of the Historic Patricia Theatre Society sign agreement with owners
Police patrol: Powell River crime report

Police patrol: Powell River crime report

Powell River RCMP reported the following for October 25 to October 31, 2018
AccuWeather forecasts weather pattern for Powell River

AccuWeather forecasts weather pattern for Powell River

Meteorologist suggests El Niño winter is ahead
Province announces fine increases for distracted driving, excessive speeding

Province announces fine increases for distracted driving, excessive speeding

A $175 ding for four points today will jump to $210 effective Thursday
Ferry Briefs

Ferry Briefs

Upper Decks BC Ferries is promising to clear up the “mixed messages” on how it handles requests to be loaded on the upper deck from people who want to stay in their vehicles for the crossing.
Canada’s Remembrance Day poppy goes digital

Canada’s Remembrance Day poppy goes digital

Margaret Atwood, Don Cherry, Ashley Callingbull and others join the Royal Canadian Legion in introducing the digital poppy
Turnout rises slightly in City of Powell River election

Turnout rises slightly in City of Powell River election

Higher number of eligible voters results in one per cent increase of residents casting ballots
Ferries petitioned for more schedule changes

Ferries petitioned for more schedule changes

BC Ferries says it’s still looking at tweaks to the schedule for Langdale-Horseshoe Bay (Route 3), as yet another petition circulates calling for the company to close the gap between the last two sailings out of Horseshoe Bay.