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Tim Schewe

Drivesmart column: Time to talk school zones

Unless otherwise posted, 30 km/h speed limit in effect in school zones, 8 a.m. to 5 p.m.

  • Aug 28, 2022
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Robert Barron column: Why I don’t like climbing ladders

I was immediately put on the emergency fast-track list for hip replacement surgery

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Buckwheat sown a week ago makes a great summer cover crop. (Mary Lowther photo)

Mary Lowther column: As veggies are harvested, plant cover crops in their place

Cover crops, like vegetables, have been developed to grow in specific seasons

  • Aug 27, 2022
Buckwheat sown a week ago makes a great summer cover crop. (Mary Lowther photo)
The Inner Sunset community of San Fransisco captured the attention of many with its ingenious Fix-It-Fair idea. It was so popular they’re doing it again. (Photo by Niana Liu)

Sarah Simpson Column: If it’s broken, why not fix it?

So many people are addicted to cheap stuff online and throw them away after a short period of time

The Inner Sunset community of San Fransisco captured the attention of many with its ingenious Fix-It-Fair idea. It was so popular they’re doing it again. (Photo by Niana Liu)
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Letter: Can we learn from history, just this once?

Efficient dictators suck

  • Aug 26, 2022
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Letter: Shouldn’t need overpass

Why are we using tax dollars to cater to the sophisticated palate of a teenager?

  • Aug 26, 2022
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Letter: Speeders hurting Honeymoon Bay

The logging associated drivers are driving well over posted speed limits

  • Aug 26, 2022
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Drowning is “not the violent splashing and shouting for help that one sees on TV. There’s no screaming or flailing of arms,” writes reporter Jenna Hauck. (Jenna Hauck/ Chilliwack Progress file)

COLUMN: Drowning is silent; familiarize yourself with the signs of it

Chilliwack reporter shares what signs of drowning look like after incident with son in pool

Drowning is “not the violent splashing and shouting for help that one sees on TV. There’s no screaming or flailing of arms,” writes reporter Jenna Hauck. (Jenna Hauck/ Chilliwack Progress file)
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Letter: A time to pause and rethink who we are as Canadians

We have lost our focus on who we are, and our basic needs as a society

  • Aug 25, 2022
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Letter: Provincial governments giving rebates

Here in B.C. all insurers with ICBC received a $110 rebate cheque

  • Aug 25, 2022
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Letter: Some nations will not disarm

Even the worst psychopaths usually have enough self-preservation instinct for MAD to discourage them

  • Aug 25, 2022
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Make sure you know what you’re doing before you dive into water. (Citizen file)

Editorial: Think twice before jumping off a cliff

Not like in the movies where people can jump from the top of waterfalls and make it out unscathed

  • Aug 25, 2022
Make sure you know what you’re doing before you dive into water. (Citizen file)
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Letter: NDP may do better with ferries

Seems it’s all about money

  • Aug 23, 2022
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Letter: 39 Days of July world class

What an undertaking!

  • Aug 23, 2022
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Letter: Random act of kindness

It’s nice to be reminded of how kind and caring most people really are

  • Aug 23, 2022
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Letter: Proposed pathway would be waste of money

Then they think they’re going to do that all the way to Trunk Road

  • Aug 23, 2022
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Letter: Rail the best use of our corridor

No need to tear up very valuable infrastructure when there already is complimentary “Rail WITH Trail”

  • Aug 23, 2022
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Letter: Canada must support nuclear disarmament

What are they there for if not to protect us from the ghastly results of nuclear war?

  • Aug 23, 2022
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Letter: Stop destroying our great Mother Earth

Now the NDP government has granted Teal Jones a permit to build a road into the old-growth forest

  • Aug 23, 2022
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Letter: Thank you to all those who fought in Burma Campaign

On behalf of my father Captain E. J. Page (deceased), also awarded the Burma Star Medal

  • Aug 23, 2022
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