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Letters to the Editor: May 23, 2012

Honour the vision Growing up, the old arena on the corner of Abbotsford Street and Marine Avenue was a memory maker for me. I loved it. I was indignant when people said that it was becoming unfit for anything other than the local rodent population.

Viewpoint: Costs of operating the library

by Shehzad Somji There have been several discussions and letters to the Peak recently in which the cost to operate the Powell River Public Library has been challenged.
Editorial Cartoon: May 16, 2012

Editorial Cartoon: May 16, 2012

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Editorial: Rough seas ahead

Residents in ferry-dependent communities may have a sinking feeling after the provincial government’s response to a comprehensive report by the BC Ferry Commissioner.

Letters to the Editor: May 16, 2012

Committee structure poor I appreciate the well-written viewpoint by George Orchiston on the subject of the select committee [“Committee composition has flaws,” May 2]. I agree wholeheartedly with him.

Viewpoint: Proud to be Canadian?

by Isabelle Moody Canada’s natural beauty and wildlife, along with our multiculturalism and social responsibility, were at the core of the Canadian character.
Editorial Cartoon: May 9, 2012

Editorial Cartoon: May 9, 2012

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Editorial: Ferry choices

Powell River residents have to refresh their memories to recall all the information that was circulating in the community over seven years ago about a vessel and service strategy prepared by BC Ferries.

Letters to the Editor: May 9, 2012

Library at old school site I think the new library should be built at the old Max Cameron Secondary School site [“Architects unveil library design,” March 28].

Viewpoint: Democracy takes turn in debate

by Michael Matthews When I arrived here in January, I immediately became aware of the issue of the new Powell River Public Library.