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Three Injured After ATV Crash

          Three people are in hospital after a crash between a pickup and an A-T-V on the Duncan Bay Main Forest Service Road near the Strathcona Parkway on Saturday.
          R-C-M-P Constable Rob Gardner says a 35-year old man was operating the A-T-V with two young passengers.
          All three were ejected from the vehicle.
          Mounties believe that the speed the A-T-V was travelling was a factor in the collision. 
          R-C-M-P traffic analysts are continuing the investigation.

Tour of Honour Stops in Comox

          First responders and military members are touring the province to raise awareness of post-traumatic stress disorder.
          Susan Dolinski with the Honour House Society says the Tour of Honour stopped in Comox this past weekend. 
          The Tour of Honour is making 38 stops across B-C through the spring.

Census Returns in the Mail

          People across the country will soon be getting their census returns in the mail. 
          Kwong Wong with Stats-Can says more than 15-million households will receive census forms. 
          Every home will receive a short-form questionnaire while one in every four will get the long-form census.
          Each form can be filled out by hand or online.    

RD Purchases Farm Property

          Comox Valley R-D has purchased the Stonehenge Farm property next to the exhibition grounds.
          R-D's Ian Smith says the property was purchased for 815-thousand dollars.
          Smith says the R-D hopes to use the property to expand the exhibition grounds.