Local Matters

Kindly People Who Feed Squirrels: A Rant

By Brian Fawcett | June 19, 2020

Brian Fawcett isn’t fond of people who feed peanuts to squirrels. Here’s why.

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An Interesting Writer

By Norbert Ruebsaat | January 30, 2017

News from New Denver. Meeting “Dead Crow.”

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Keeping the Peace: A Site C Memoir

By Stan Persky | March 2, 2016

A Site C dam memoir.

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Ghomeshi’s Day in Court

By Stan Persky | February 15, 2016

Former CBC radio host Jian Ghomeshi had his day in court. Here’s what happened.

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Who is David Thauberger and Why is He Painting Pictures of Prince George?

By Brian Fawcett | June 9, 2015

Brian Fawcett wants everyone in Northern British Columbia to see the exhibition of David Thauberger’s paintings of Prince George. Here’s why.

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Bob & Doug McKenzie on Niqabs

By Sidney Australia | March 14, 2015

Today’s topic is, like… eh?

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Putting the CON into Consultation

By A. Resident | August 12, 2013

A. Resident posts a warning to those readers who might be thinking of getting involved in a public consultation with urban planners and developers.

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The Vancouver Sun: Death by a Thousand Buyouts

By Daniel Gawthrop | July 10, 2013

Dan Gawthrop investigates the Vancouver Sun story that the Vancouver Sun can’t print.

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The Swimming Hole

By George Bowering | May 9, 2013

George Bowering goes down to the ol’ swimming hole.

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It Can’t Happen Here: Dateline Toronto City Hall

By Brian Fawcett | October 25, 2010

Brian Fawcett reports on why Toronto elected Rob Ford, and what it means.

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