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

Happy Friday!

Kris Carlson submitted today’s featured photo of bears playing follow the leader, or chase the leader, on the road from Cranberry to Haywire Bay, which she took earlier this summer.

To submit a picture for Photo of the Day consideration, send the full size original via email to with the subject line “Photo of the Day.” Remember to include where and when you took the picture, what it is and your name (we want to give you credit).

On this day:
In 1965, a cease-fire went into effect, which ended a war between India and Pakistan.

In 1993, at age 46, Major League Baseball hall-of-famer Nolan Ryan pitched his last game.

In 1994, the television sit-com Friends aired for the first time. The show ended in 2004 after a 236 episode run.

Today’s weather:
Sunny skies are expected on Friday, September 22, as is a high of 21 degrees Celsius during the day, dropping to 12 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…
Rotary Club of Powell River has been selected as the new tenant for the former scout hall at Timberlane Avenue.

Real estate home sales dollar values in August 2023 dropped off from the previous year in the qathet region.

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

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