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Join Quest for island’s watersheds

The Bowen Island Nature Club has paired up with the Bowen Conservancy to send islanders on a quest to learn about, and experience, nature. The unique, free opportunity takes place Sunday, May 15.

Island youth come together to make a huge difference

PATTI-JO WIESE Event Mentor I am overwhelmingly proud to tell Bowen Islanders that the youth of our island raised $4,000 (or 5000 cedis) for the children of Royal Seed Orphanage in Ghana last Thursday night.

Best in BC

The Bowen Island Undercurrent has been named British Columbia's best community newspaper in its circulation category.

Park vote likely delayed

Bowen residents will likely get more time to make up their minds about the national park.

Census underway

The 2011 Census is underway. For the first time, 60 per cent of households will receive a letter replacing the traditional paper questionnaire. This letter will provide information to allow respondents to complete the questionnaire online.

Weston wins West Van-Sunshine Coast-Sea to Sky Country

At times during the night, John Weston looked like he was a hockey fan cheering on his favourite team.

Weston's campaign declares victory

Even though only one-third of the polls have been counted, Conservative candidate John Weston's campaign manager has declared victory.

Park committee wants to make sure its message gets out

For the last four months, the 31 members of the National Park Community Advisory Committee (NPCAC) have worked diligently to reach islanders and record their concerns and issues related to a potential national park on Bowen.

Library faced with tough choices

It is not necessary to read between the lines. The facts speak for themselves. Growing pains are causing the board of the Bowen Island Public Library to make some tough choices.

Can herring return to Bowen?

The Bowen Island Fish and Wildlife Club might be able to help bring back the herring and therefore the dolphins to Howe Sound. As noted in last week's story, Dr.