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On-demand busing underway in Powell River

On-demand busing underway in Powell River

Pilot project launches in Westview area seven days per week
Users return to Powell River Recreation Complex

Users return to Powell River Recreation Complex

Programming has been reduced but activity resumes with safety foremost
Air ambulance now closer to hospital in Powell River

Air ambulance now closer to hospital in Powell River

Since mid-November, one helicopter and one plane, based in Nanaimo, have been responding to patients up and down Vancouver Island, the Gulf Islands and Sunshine Coast, including Powell River.
Enhanced school safety measures welcomed by Powell River teachers

Enhanced school safety measures welcomed by Powell River teachers

Powell River teachers appreciate changes made to BC Ministry of Education’s kindergarten to grade 12 (K-12) COVID-19 health and safety guidelines, and the work both the steering committee members and ministry staff have contributed to make these chan
Let’s Talk Trash: Creating a plastic-free environment for pets

Let’s Talk Trash: Creating a plastic-free environment for pets

Some families are a month deep into caring for furry friends they received from Santa and others are well into pet parenting.
Charitable organization launches new seniors program in Powell River

Charitable organization launches new seniors program in Powell River

inclusion Powell River receives grant for recreation and social supports
PROWLS: Rescue of the week

PROWLS: Rescue of the week

Powell River Orphaned Wildlife Society comes to the aid of fighting eagles
Kicking the Clutter: Five-step formula to organize your office

Kicking the Clutter: Five-step formula to organize your office

It’s estimated by professional organizers that the average business owner wastes one hour per day looking for lost papers or documents. Also, we lose 20 per cent of our annual budget due to mismanaged time and lack of organization.
North of Town: Caretaker maintains historic farm north of Powell River

North of Town: Caretaker maintains historic farm north of Powell River

Ken Beaubien describes life on the shores of Homfray Channel
Rotary presence continues to build in Powell River

Rotary presence continues to build in Powell River

Who is Rotary and what do we do exactly? Who we are: The Rotary Club of Powell River was chartered in 1955 and in the ensuing decades has welcomed hundreds of members into the fold.