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Just don’t change address for most things

What do you suppose would happen if you simply didn’t change your stationery or signage

  • Mar 5, 2021
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Spend money on roads, not trails

Lobbying the government for $250,000 worth of road repair/renewal rather than trails would be good.

  • Mar 5, 2021
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Argument misleading

She is also not the arbiter of what violence should and should not be condemned.

  • Mar 5, 2021
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Violence in protest a nuanced discussion

protest of ANY kind will only prevail against a democratic government with a moral conscience.

  • Mar 4, 2021
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Tim Schewe

Drivesmart column: Pedestrians have rights to use highways

A highway is not the exclusive domain of drivers.

  • Mar 7, 2021
Tim Schewe
Phaecelia used as a cover crop attracts bees and provides them with high quality nectar. (Mary Lowther photo)

Mary Lowther column: Cover crops keep soil healthy and productive

We don’t harvest a cover crop and instead dig the tops under when they’re immature and soft

  • Mar 6, 2021
Phaecelia used as a cover crop attracts bees and provides them with high quality nectar. (Mary Lowther photo)
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Sarah Simpson
Sarah Simpson
Smithers Interior News Editorial

Editorial: Opportunity for equality

COVID-19 has amplified inequalities faced by women; the recovery can be a step forward

  • Mar 4, 2021
Smithers Interior News Editorial
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Foster doesn’t speak for this law-abiding Canadian

Should we condemn the “Slave Rebellions”, the women’s suffragette movement, WWII resistance fighters

  • Mar 2, 2021
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COVID conspiracies illogical

This conspiracy theory, like many, makes no sense and is not logical.

  • Mar 2, 2021
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Together, lets get the COVID-19 narrative right

Numbers tell me the B.C. individuals most infected with the virus right now are 20 to 29 years old.

  • Mar 2, 2021
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Don’t dump your trash everywhere

One item they could not bring themselves to remove from the shrubs: bags of human poop.

  • Mar 2, 2021
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City of Duncan has absolutely no common sense

Forcing four units in the building to change the addresses to Festubert Street.

  • Mar 2, 2021
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CANADA needs an ambitious COVID elimination strategy

Canada’s faint-hearted response to the COVID variants is typical

  • Mar 2, 2021
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Use park funds to reopen Paradise

This was my favourite place to go in the Duncan area to enjoy all seasons in a forested setting.

  • Mar 2, 2021
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Real lockdown should have been done

This stops Dr. Henry from putting in a province wide lockdown.

  • Mar 1, 2021
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Sign needed to designate ‘Berkey’s Corner’

Signage for the informally named spot is still needed.

  • Mar 1, 2021
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Reopen kiddie/physio pool

The competition pool (cold pool) is booked quickly with wait lists

  • Mar 1, 2021
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Thank you for clearing driveway, cul-de-sac

Imagine my mood when the snow started to fall as though a higher power wanted to teach me a lesson!

  • Mar 1, 2021
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Overlooked!

Pressures on available housing in the Valley have indeed increased.

  • Mar 1, 2021
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