Don’t miss Generals home opener Saturday — admission is free!

Get your free tickets at Save-On-Foods in Wembley Mall - but hurry!

HOME OPENER SATURDAY NIGHT! The Oceanside Generals host the Nanaimo Buccaneers in their first home game of the new Vancouver Island Junior Hockey League season Saturday night at Oceanside Place. Thanks to the generosity of the team's major sponsor

HOME OPENER SATURDAY NIGHT! The Oceanside Generals host the Nanaimo Buccaneers in their first home game of the new Vancouver Island Junior Hockey League season Saturday night at Oceanside Place. Thanks to the generosity of the team’s major sponsor, Save-On-Foods, tickets for the game — while they last — are free. You must pick them up at Save-On at Wembley Mall. There’s pre-game excitement and festivities inside and outside the rink. Game time is 7:30 p.m. The regular season starts for the Generals on Friday night in Campbell River. Above, Generals goaltender Liam Giroux cleans his crease during a recent exhibition game in Comox.

Get local stories you won't find anywhere else right to your inbox.
Sign up here

Just Posted

Cougar euthanized after attacking small dog in Dunsmuir area

Attack happened during middle of the day while family was outside painting house

Sand sculptor creates special eagle head in Qualicum Beach

Kaube fashions work behind Civic Centre

Qualicum Beach seniors hiking group tackles alpine trails

Annual trip involves taking helicopter to remote locations

Parksville asks for help identifying veterans for special banner project

Program to honour veterans whose names are listed on Parksville cenotaph

B.C. records 30-50 new COVID-19 cases a day over weekend, no new deaths

Many of those testing positive were identified by contact tracing for being linked to other confirmed infections

Five B.C. First Nations call out Canada for ‘discriminatory’ food fish practices

West Coast nations say government ignoring court-won right to chinook and coho

Rent-relief program becomes new front in fight between Liberals, opposition

Opposition trying to draw parallels between decision to have Canada Mortgage and Housing Corp. run program and the WE controversy

Nanaimo woman will buy ‘supersonic’ hair dryer after $500,000 lotto win

Debra Allen won $500,000 in July 28 Lotto Max draw

Ottawa sets minimum unemployment rate at 13.1% for EI calculation

Statistics Canada says the unemployment rate was 10.9 per cent in July

$45K in donations received after couple’s sudden death in Tulameen

Sarah MacDermid, 31, and Casey Bussiere, 37, died August long weekend

Famous Yukon-based bhangra dancer brings movements of joy to Long Beach

Internet-famous dancer is exploring Vancouver Island, visiting the B.C. Legislature and more

Battle of Fairy Creek: blockade launched to save Vancouver Island old-growth

‘Forest Defenders’ occupy road to prevent logging company from reaching Port Renfrew-area watershed

Most Read