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Editorial: Parent equality

While Father’s Day is coming up this Sunday, over the past year there has been an increase in attention directed toward the “other” parent.

Letters to the Editor: June 11, 2014

Regional district OCP? With these warmer days and longer evenings our dreams, gardens, and backyard projects germinate.

Viewpoint: Government set to decide on pipeline

by John Weston Constituents have recently expressed concerns about the Northern Gateway Pipeline project. The ongoing national conversation about large-scale energy projects is broader than the proposed project.

Editorial: Rites of passage

School District 47’s high school graduation rate has risen steadily over the past four consecutive years to now meet the provincial average of approximately 80 per cent.

Letters to the Editor: June 4, 2014

Subsidy hurts taxpayers In the 2015 tax year the special industrial tax rate for Catalyst Paper Corporation is up for renewal [“Budget holds tight line,” May 14]. Such a renewal would be a huge mistake for three reasons.

Viewpoint: Taxpayer alert brings library into focus

by Paul McMahon City of Powell River council has decided not to allow a public review and discussion of less expensive new Powell River Public Library options.
Editorial Cartoon: June 4, 2014

Editorial Cartoon: June 4, 2014

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Editorial Cartoon: May 28, 2014

Editorial Cartoon: May 28, 2014

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Editorial: Next chapter

City of Powell River council is giving residents the opportunity to weigh in on the option of two locations for a new Powell River Public Library.

Viewpoint: Students at the heart of teachers’ action

by Cathy Fisher It is not something we do lightly, but after 16 months at the bargaining table without getting close to a fair deal, teachers across BC began rotating strikes on Monday, May 26.