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LETTER: The Loggers’ Show was a blast!

LETTER: The Loggers’ Show was a blast!

Dear Editor The Loggers Show was, indeed, a “blast” from start to finish and in every way.
LETTER - Sorry Woodfibre, the approvals are inadequate

LETTER - Sorry Woodfibre, the approvals are inadequate

Dear Editor, Woodfibre LNG’s Environmental approvals are: - The result of an Environmental Assessment process the new Federal Government has declared broken and is moving to restore to its former credibility.
This brand is your brand

This brand is your brand

Dear Editor, After almost three years in the making, on June 27, the Economic Development Committee (EDC) presented its Community Brand concepts to Council which gave unanimous endorsement.
LETTER - Council’s big joke: affordable housing

LETTER - Council’s big joke: affordable housing

Dear Editor, The recent council brochure on housing reminds me of the old funnies piece from the office at Artisan Square: high on fumes but desperately short on anything of substance.
LETTER - Save our community: volunteer

LETTER - Save our community: volunteer

Dear Editor, I left the island for four years in 1989 for a lucrative job which allowed me to buy property just before the prices doubled and coincidentally, just when the GST came in. Our economy started changing into “world” interests.
Shhh... can we talk about this?

Shhh... can we talk about this?

As often happens on Facebook, the conversation has been very loud. In other venues the conversation has been notably hushed. I would rather be writing about anchovies in Howe Sound, because let’s face it that is way easier.
Bowen Fabric

Bowen Fabric

I was sorry to learn this week that Adam Taylor is making his exit from the island, even if it’s only temporary, and even if he will undoubtedly be back regularly to visit his family and many friends on island.
LETTER: Woodfibre IS transparent

LETTER: Woodfibre IS transparent

The letter, “Islanders bring MP up to date with safety information,” August 4, 2016, contains false information that needs to be addressed.
Bylaw 418

Bylaw 418

LETTER: We’ve taken off despite the weather...

LETTER: We’ve taken off despite the weather...

Dear Editor, It may not have been the warmest summer to date, but on those gorgeous sunny days, most Bowen residents will have noticed the presence of a handful of cherry-red and white, retro-styled scooters on the road, rented from our new business: