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Pender pool set to make a splash

Thirty years ago the Pender Harbour Aquatic Facility first opened its doors to the public. Now, after an almost year-long closure for a $1.5 million renovation, the facility is having the finishing touches put on it.

Beach structure raises ire on Keats

A simmering crowd of nearly 100 Keats Island residents, property owners and their friends gathered Saturday afternoon, April 3, by a contentious stone revetment at the foot of a property on Maple Beach in the island's Eastbourne community.

Weekly police report

Sunshine Coast RCMP reported the following for March 30 to April 1: A passerby reported a suspicious vehicle parked in the 200 block of Gower Point Road in Gibsons that was unlocked and had the motor running for more than 90 minutes.

Area climber found dead on California mountain

Family and friends are remembering Thomas (TJ) Bennett this week as an avid outdoorsman with a passion for mountain climbing.

Area climber found dead on California mountain

Family and friends are remembering Thomas Bennett this week as an avid outdoorsman with a passion for mountain climbing.

RCMP seek assault suspect

Sunshine Coast RCMP are asking for public information to help identify a person responsible for an assault on a Sechelt female on March 28. According to police, at approximately 3:30 p.m.

Sechelt OCP generally supported

More than 80 community members came out Monday evening, March 29, to hear about and comment on Sechelt's new draft official community plan (OCP).

Board delays transfer station work

While the Sunshine Coast Regional District (SCRD) directors have voted to convert the Pender Harbour landfill to a transfer station, actual work on the planning and logistics is being put on hold.

Gospel Rock plans change with public meeting

Draft designs for the Gospel Rock neighbourhood plan continue to evolve after the most recent meeting of the refinement working committee.

Government funding up in the air

Story: The Coast's early childhood development program, Success By 6, is regrouping after the provincial government announced March 18 that it will phase out funding of the program by March 2011.