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Directors pass initial readings of community plan

Public hearing will be scheduled in near future
Deputy fire chief receives award

Deputy fire chief receives award

Distinction recognizes outstanding achievements in training
Student joins writing team

Student joins writing team

Kierra Jones is a third-year journalism student at Carleton University in Ottawa. She has joined the Peak team this summer as a student reporter.
Community resource centre needs core funding

Community resource centre needs core funding

Ministry extends support until end of the year
Mill manager returns to old job

Mill manager returns to old job

Company expects to emerge from creditor protection in the fall
Commission redraws electoral map

Commission redraws electoral map

Proposal returns Powell River to Vancouver Island North

CrimeStoppers: July 11, 2012

Week of July 3 to 9, 2012 Total calls for service = 101 Impaired driving = 4 Assaults = 1 Break and enters = 2 Thefts = 8 Mischief = 9 1. July 4 6200 Walnut Street Police responded to a mischief complaint at a city facility.

Quick Peaks: July 11, 2012

Stray flare warning Texada Island residents are being warned by the Royal Canadian Air Force to be wary of flares and smoke canisters that may wash up on shore.

Society receives affordable housing grant

Funds cover cost of environmental assessment

Briefly: July 6, 2012

Variance permit City of Powell River council has issued notice of a development variance permit for some aspects of a subdivision on Catalyst Paper Corporation lands. The property lies west of Marine Avenue between Yew and Fir streets.