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Viewpoint: Sunshine Coast shares many rural similarities

by Lee Ann Johnson As a citizen and resident of Gibsons, BC, I am requesting the Federal Electoral Boundaries Commission for British Columbia consider the following issues regarding the redistribution in the West Vancouver-Sunshine Coast-Sea to Sky r
Editorial Cartoon: September 12, 2012

Editorial Cartoon: September 12, 2012

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Viewpoint: Polio needs to be eradicated

By Jan Gisborne Canada has shown long-standing leadership in support of global polio eradication, a goal which is the highest priority for Rotarians throughout the world.

Editorial: Birthday bash

Current and former employees of the paper mill in Powell River will be gathering this weekend to celebrate the facility’s 100th birthday. Catalyst Paper Corporation is throwing the bash to mark the mill’s centennial.
Editorial cartoon: September 5, 2012

Editorial cartoon: September 5, 2012

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Letters to the Editor: September 5, 2012

Fire danger – John Hermsen, Sutherland Avenue In reference to the article “Fire damages fragile island” [August 29], there is a permanent fire ban on the Curme Islands. Signs will tell you as soon as you set foot on one of the islands.

Viewpoint: Peak provides learning experience

By Kierra Jones Having lived in Powell River my whole life, I thought I knew most of what the city had to offer—nice people, great camping and beautiful lakes, all somewhat confined by the ferry system.

Editorial: Plan shapes future

Plan shapes future Powell River residents have an ideal opportunity to become involved in shaping the community’s future. The City of Powell River will be embarking on a review of the official community plan (OCP) this year.
Editorial Cartoon: August 29, 2012

Editorial Cartoon: August 29, 2012

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Editorial: School success

Families with children are busily preparing for the start of school next Tuesday, September 4. It’s a hectic time, with parents and students organizing school supplies, clothes and transportation.