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Wages could fill a lot of potholes

Wages could fill a lot of potholes

To my horror, I witnessed two city workers and one supervisor in two vehicles trim a few branches from two small trees on Simon Fraser Ave. properties. This task took 30 min. With one vehicle idling, ten more minutes were spent on paperwork.
Horrible luck

Horrible luck

Oh, Canada: As an American citizen who was actually pulling for Canada's world's best hockey team to win gold, all I can say is that, despite the horrible luck which seemed to follow these games, Canadians should be proud of how they've handled the r
Let City hall know

Let City hall know

Make it Happen, Watch it Happen or say What Happened? Did you know that a 20 unit apartment building the height of the Scotia Bank Building is being proposed for the middle of the 1600 block of 7th Ave? The surrounding buildings will be shadowed by t
Where is your Olympic spirit?

Where is your Olympic spirit?

I was looking forward to the front page of The Citizen this morning, as last night Tessa Virtue and Scott Moir won the Ice Dance gold medal.
Coupon cut a shame

Coupon cut a shame

The farming community has had its roots trimmed, without so much as a word of warning. So abrupt, in fact, that a high-ranking MLA was unaware, it seems.
All the best

All the best

First of all, I would like to congratulate Jay Hill on his upcoming retirement. With all due respect to federal politicians, I find the following statistics quite amazing and somewhat disturbing.
The same problems

The same problems

As School district 57 contemplates closures of more schools whatever we do we will be left with the same problems. Our schools were designed by individuals who reside in the south. Insulation was not really considered at that time to be important.
Thanks to doc, staff

Thanks to doc, staff

The Coutts Family would like to thank Dr. Lokanathan and the Prince George hospital staff, as well as the Air Ambulance Service for all their professional and compassionate care.
Is more drugs the answer

Is more drugs the answer

This letter is for Evan Wood, MD, PHD director Urban Health Initiative.
City hall buffoons

City hall buffoons

I see the buffoons of city hall are at it again. They are letting a non-elected entity try to levy a tax to support some ill-fated cause. If the businesses downtown can't operate and maintain their businesses, it's time to quit.