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Viewpoint: Cadmium levels cause concern

by Dr. Leah Bendell and Dr.

Editorial: Scan scam

Shock waves swept through Powell River last week, but they weren’t caused by an earthquake.
Editorial Cartoon: February 16, 2011

Editorial Cartoon: February 16, 2011

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Editorial: Green steps

Powell River Regional District directors have made a good choice in deciding to develop access to the waterfront in implementing the parks and greenspace plan.

Editorial: Treaty action

When the head of the BC Treaty Commission speaks out on an issue, people pay attention.

Viewpoint: Sustainable investments

by Rob Higgin A local economy is either through-put or cyclic. Rural communities tend to be through-put, exporting raw materials, importing food and finished goods. A cyclic economy is more independent.

Letters to the Editor: February 9, 2011

Predictions Seen this movie before? This being the season of the groundhog, I feel the urge to make a prediction or two.
Editorial Cartoon: February 9, 2011

Editorial Cartoon: February 9, 2011

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Viewpoint: Education, film, culture and sea lions

by Jonathan Willcocks I am an experiential educator, facilitator, coach, speaker, adventurer and serial entrepreneur.

Letters to the Editor: February 2, 2011

Industrial bugs I appreciated reading the informative article of January 12 which described the outbreak of the Douglas fir bark beetle ( Dendroctonus pseudotsugae ) in the Sunshine Coast Forest District (SCFD) [“Bark beetle threatens coastal forests