Shuttle coming to connect Nitinaht Village and Port Alberni
Robert Barron, Vancouver Island Free Daily, January 24, 2024 Ditidaht First Nation will soon be operating a shuttle between Nitinaht Village and Port Alberni. As a...
Coastal Communities Connected by New Passenger Transportation Initiatives
Community Passenger Transportation Fund drives 13 inter-community travel projects. Island Coastal Economic Trust News Release, COURTENAY, 18 January 2024: Innovative transportation projects will improve inter-community travel between Vancouver Island and coastal communities with strategic...
‘Magic’ answer to mental health and addiction issues touted as a ‘brain reset’
Potential power of psychedelic psychotherapy discussed at Vancouver Island summit From: MANDY MORAES, Nov. 9, 2023 4:05 p.m., NEWS A possible solution for people looking to...
Land access an obstacle for first-generation farmers on Vancouver Island
Future of farming on Vancouver Island discussed at economic summit in Nanaimo   Karl Yu, October 28, 2023, Nanaimo News Bulletin Katie Underwood, owner of Peas...
Island’s growth and prosperity won’t take care of itself, says economist
Economic summit concludes with State of the Island address   Greg Sakaki, October 28, 2023, Ladysmith Chronicle   Susan Mowbray, partner and economist with MNP, delivers...
Housing will be connected to B.C.’s economic growth, premier says
Premier David Eby speaks at State of the Island Economic Summit in Nanaimo   From: Greg Sakaki, October 26, 2023, Nanaimo News Bulletin B.C. Premier David...
Island’s aquaculture industry leaders see wave of opportunity for the sector
State of the Island Economic Summit in Nanaimo includes discussion of region’s ‘blue economy’ Bailey Seymour, Nanaimo News Bulletin, October 27, 2023 Jason Goldsworthy, executive director...
Experts at Island summit discuss how to get on the ‘right side’ of AI technology
Vancouver Island Economic Summit includes ‘V.I. meets AI’ talk Chris Bush, Nanaimo News Bulletin, October 27 Lauren Evanow talks about her work with artificial intelligence technology...