Local Matters

An Interesting Writer

By Norbert Ruebsaat | 2017 January 30

News from New Denver. Meeting “Dead Crow.”

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Keeping the Peace: A Site C Memoir

By Stan Persky | 2016 March 2

A Site C dam memoir.

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Ghomeshi’s Day in Court

By Stan Persky | 2016 February 15

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 | 2015 June 9

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 | 2015 March 14

Today’s topic is, like… eh?

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Putting the CON into Consultation

By A. Resident | 2013 August 12

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 | 2013 July 10

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

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The Swimming Hole

By George Bowering | 2013 May 9

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 | 2010 October 25

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

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Fear of Ford strikes Toronto, sort of

By Brian Fawcett | 2010 October 6

Toronto is electing a new mayor on October 25th, and a lot of people in the city are hysterical over the possibility that Rob Ford, a controversial councillor from North Etobicoke, one of the city’s more suburban wards, is going to be the next mayor. The people who like the tow-headed, bull-necked Ford are mostly…

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