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Skating oval truly multi-use

Skating oval truly multi-use

Regarding the editorial in today's paper about the performing arts centre, I agree with the argument for a top-quality, multi-purpose building and with the ranking of priorities for taxpayer funds, but I do wish to clarify one statement and provide s
Bike racks wanted

Bike racks wanted

It's Bike-to-work week in British Columbia and according to the Bike-to-Work-BC website, 56 workplace teams have signed up to reduce greenhouse gas emissions, and are using their bikes to get to work in Prince George.
Every child

Every child

RE: Premier snubs poor kids (Willcocks May 29) Paul Willicocks' column" Premier snubs poor kids" on this page recently brought to light yet another opportunity that this premier and his government has missed to address the most pressing issue ignored
Tips for a greener lawn

Tips for a greener lawn

A green lawn isn't just about colour. It's about reducing resources needed to keep lawns healthy but still having a useful and attractive greenspace. The following steps make it easy! Less is more - more time to relax, that is.
Grass can be used as landscaping feature

Grass can be used as landscaping feature

Grass is not just for the lawn, there is also ornamental grasses which can be used in the landscape.
Municipal election reform ignores biggest problem

Municipal election reform ignores biggest problem

Do big campaign contributions influence politicians' decisions? The committee that tackled municipal election reform in B.C. decided they don't. Most British Columbians, polls suggest, disagree.
Thanks to everyone

Thanks to everyone

On behalf of the Railway and Forestry Museum, I would like to thank everyone who participated in making our annual charity garage sale a success.
Burning wood wasteful

Burning wood wasteful

Warning: The following contains science and if you don't like science, you might want to stop reading now.
Speaking out for seniors

Speaking out for seniors

Government increases rates: Clients have no say By 2031 the baby-boomer generation will have turned 65 years of age and the number of senior Cctizens could more than double the number of children in Canada.
Foul play not good for tournament or students

Foul play not good for tournament or students

I am writing this letter to you and all of your readers to let them know that the girls rugby team from PGSS and the girls and boys rugby team from Duchess Park represented their schools and community very well and showed wonderful sportsmanship.