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Letter: Support forest protectors

Editor: Recently the research of Suzanne Simard has come to my attention through her live webinars on the importance of forests and preserving intact ecosystems.

Letter: Kids need natural learning

Editor: For the past half-century, I have been advocating schoolyards as places of learning in nature. During this time, I have coordinated playground renewals in B.C., Alberta, Saskatchewan, Australia and New Zealand.
Automated speed enforcement in B.C. gets green light from public in poll

Automated speed enforcement in B.C. gets green light from public in poll

Cameras to detect speeding at intersections have approval of 71% of British Columbians, survey finds.
Opinion: A Canadian in Paris and other Canada Day characters

Opinion: A Canadian in Paris and other Canada Day characters

With this year’s focus on the dark side of Canada’s past, it wouldn’t hurt to also reflect on some of the positive attributes of the historical Canadian
Opinion: Digital platforms and Canadian media are integrally entwined

Opinion: Digital platforms and Canadian media are integrally entwined

Glacier Media signs deal with Google Canada's News Showcase
Opinion: Doctor’s strategy helped save B.C. from U.K. COVID-19 fate

Opinion: Doctor’s strategy helped save B.C. from U.K. COVID-19 fate

B.C. has so far beat back the worst outcomes associated with the Delta variant of COVID-19. The root of this success can be traced back to a presentation given in January by a top official from the B.C. Centre for Disease Control. Dr.

Scary section of highway

Editor: There seems to be a lot more traffic around town lately. Seems it’s that time of year. This has me worried again about a stretch of Highway 101 in Sechelt that runs from Wharf at the Petro-Can station to Ti’Ta Way near Tsain-Ko.

Manage your attractants

Editor: Re: “First bear of the season euthanized on Sunshine Coast,” June 18. Due to human carelessness, a young bear sadly and unnecessarily lost his life earlier this season.

Weiler on tackling poverty

Editor: Re: “Help for the working poor” by Miyuki Shinkai and Kelsey Oxley, Sunshine Coast Labour Council, Letters, May 28. Making life more affordable for all Canadians has been a key pillar of our government’s work since 2015.

‘Stall Talks, Log Faster’

Editor: Wow, does Minister Nicholas Simons really believe his NDP government is doing enough to save old growth in B.C.