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Photo feature of the day, today in history, the weather forecast and local gas prices
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Happy Monday!

Laura Sayer captured today’s featured image of Scout Mountain Bluegrass performing at the Fall Fair in Paradise Valley this past weekend.

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On this day:
In 1964, the first episode of Gilligan’s Island was broadcast on television; 98 more followed over its three-year run.

In 1969, The Beatles released Abbey Road, their final album.

Today’s weather:
Monday, September 26, is expected to be sunny with a high of 24 degrees Celsius during the day, dropping to a low of 11 degrees in the evening. For the full 12-hour and seven-day qathet region weather forecast, go to our weather page.

In case you missed it…
Powell River Kings opened the BC Hockey League season at home by dropping a pair of games to Nanaimo Clippers.

City of Powell River councillors have deferred a motion regarding a development variance permit for Life Cycle Housing Society’s Cranberry Place, which might include construction of a sidewalk in front of the complex on Cranberry Street.

Low on gas?
Here are the latest prices at local stations.

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