Construction at the Alberni Valley Regional Airport has required re-construction of an access road to at the northwest end of the runway, and the cost will put the project 535,000 over budget. SUSAN QUINN PHOTOConstruction on the Northwest OLS Road at the Alberni Valley Regional Airport will put the $6 million runway expansion project over budget by $535,000.
Glenwood Centre and Centennial Pier were transformed into the Regency era Saturday morning as hundreds of people congregated to celebrate the Jane Austen Festival in Port Alberni. It wasn't, however, a record-breaking scene. Organizers from the Centennial Belles were hoping to set a Guinness World Record for the most people gathered in Regency costume. It was their second attempt in as many years.
NDP leadership hopeful Guy Caron speaks with Port Alberni residents about his campaign on July 6 at Char’s Landing. KARLY BLATS PHOTONew Democratic Party( NDP) leadership hopeful Guy Caron stopped in Port Alberni to chat to residents about issues he's passionate about. About 15 people attended the meet and greet at Char's Landing on July 6 to hear from Caron. Caron has worked in the student movement, the labour movement and civil society organizations across the country.
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Selecting a term
Start searching tweets, articles from media outlets, articles mentioned in tweets, journalists'
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Companies or Topics (e.g. iPhone, Microsoft)
Phrases (e.g. "cloud computing") — use quotes to keep the terms together
Twitter handles (e.g. @username) — returns those who have mentioned or replied to
Names (e.g. "David Pogue")
Hashtags (e.g. #sxsw, #london2012)
Bio details (e.g. vegan, Olympics, father)
Muck Rack's Advanced Search allows for many boolean operators.
Find results that mention multiple specified terms, use AND or
+. For example, ensure each result contains both Elon Musk and Mark Zuckerberg by
searching Obama AND Romney or Obama + Romney.
Use the operators OR or , to broaden your search when you'd like either of
multiple terms to appear in results. (This is the default behavior of our search when no operators
are used.) For example, search for democrat OR republican to find results that refer to
Democrats and/or Republicans.
Use NOT or - to subtract results from your search. For
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World Resort. To exclude mentions of Disney World, search for Disney -World or Disney
When using one of these operators with a phrase, enclose it in quotation marks. For example, you can
find results about smartphones excluding Apple's iPhone 4S by searching smartphone -"iPhone
Exact case matching or punctuation
If you're searching for a brand name or keyword that relies on specific punctuation marks or capitalization, you can
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