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not afraid rallyTed Hicks

Somme-Nous Charlie?

Consciousness-raising is a long, slow, unpredictable, frustrating, and risky business. In an individual, it takes a lifetime and, even then, is only partially completed. For a civilization, it takes generations – even millennia – and is still a dynamic process that is never done. Consciousness-raising is important because the concrete shape our societies take is […]

February 2015Bee Wolf-Ray

Horoscope For February

Down-to-Earth Astrology by Bee Wolf Ray Humans are very complicated and cannot be reduced to twelve separate categories. For best results, read this column holistically, as if every sign pertained to some aspect of yourself (as it does). Our collective mood is tentative, testing; we are beginning to question our assumptions in unprecedented ways. As […]

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Clayoquot Sound of Freedom

Clayoquot Sound of Freedom

Tuesday, March 3 At the Stan Hagen Theatre, North Island College Doors at 7:00pm Show at 7:30pm Admission by donation $6-$10 Hosted the Watershed Sentinel Join master digital storytellers Dan Lewis and Bonny Glambeck of Clayoquot Action for a lively, informative and inspiring evening. A multimedia journey from the visually stunning landscape, wildlife and culture […]


Cycling and Walking Matters

Courtenay is in the midst of upgrades on Willemar and Piercy and have made a token gesture to include cycling. Unfortunately, it seems the cycling community’s input is being ignored. The highest concern is the plan for sharrows on Willemar. Once it is set, it will be too expensive to change. The Willemar application will […]


BC Home Energy Rebate Offer

Receive Rebates to Improve Your Home’s Energy Efficiency! BC Hydro and Fortis BC have partnered together to provide residents of BC with substantial rebates to help you improve the energy efficiency of your home! That’s right! They want to give you money to help you make upgrades to your home; making your home more comfortable […]

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