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Letters: October 7, 2015

Letters: October 7, 2015

Vote for healthy oceans Before my husband and I moved to the West Coast we did not really appreciate or realize the extent of the life in and around the ocean. We see the fullness and the rhythm of those waters now in a new light.
Editorial: Bless the press

Editorial: Bless the press

National Newspaper Week may seem like just another token recognized week to some, but for staff at community newspapers across Canada October 4 to 10 is a chance to put aside those looming deadlines, if just momentarily, and reflect on the important
Editorial: Road or no road

Editorial: Road or no road

Is the provincial government serious about examining the feasibility of a road to Vancouver or was the announcement just a diversion to placate ferry-dependent communities who have become increasingly vocal in opposition to BC Ferries? It’s a questio
VIEWPOINT: Unpicked fruit big reason for bear conflicts

VIEWPOINT: Unpicked fruit big reason for bear conflicts

By Francine Ulmer WildSafeBC educates about management of attractants to reduce human-wildlife conflict and fruit trees are one of Powell River’s top bear attractants.
Letters: September 30, 2015

Letters: September 30, 2015

Barr not owner of inn Recent inaccuracies may lead to misunderstandings regarding the old Inn at Westview [“Old hotel needs to come down says council,” August 26]. I would like to set the record straight.
Cartoon: September 30, 2015

Cartoon: September 30, 2015

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Letters: September 23, 2015

Letters: September 23, 2015

Demolition diligence In January, I wrote a letter to city council asking that they enforce the city bylaw in regard to the Inn at Westview [“Old hotel needs to come down says council,” August 26].
Editorial: Coach-line woes

Editorial: Coach-line woes

Powell River is accessible by ferry, but for those without vehicles, accessing those ferries is becoming increasingly difficult due to unreliable service offered by Malaspina Coach Lines.
Cartoon: September 23, 2015

Cartoon: September 23, 2015

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Viewpoint: Public gallery would inspire community

Viewpoint: Public gallery would inspire community

By Meghan Hildebrand During last year’s municipal election campaign, support for the arts emerged as a priority among voters, councillors and candidates.