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LETTER - Bowen Island: What a place to call home

LETTER - Bowen Island: What a place to call home

Dear Editor, When our family moved to Bowen a year and a half ago we had no idea how much our lives would change. This beautiful island has had an enormous impact on our family and has profoundly changed our lives for the better.
LETTER - Bowen at the Outdoor & Adventure Show

LETTER - Bowen at the Outdoor & Adventure Show

Dear Editor, Team Bowen looked good and was well received at this year’s Outdoor & Adventure Show in Vancouver. “Have you had a Bowen Experience?” Was heard throughout the Vancouver Convention Centre.
LETTERS - Notes from our neighbours

LETTERS - Notes from our neighbours

Dear Editor, All communities of Howe Sound are worried the Woodfibre LNG proposal will be steam rolled. I add my comments from Gibsons and the Sunshine Coast perspective.
Editorial Cartoon: Bowen Memorabilia

Editorial Cartoon: Bowen Memorabilia

Are Bowen Isanders short-sighted? Or does our MLA lack perspective?

Are Bowen Isanders short-sighted? Or does our MLA lack perspective?

Dear Editor, I like to think that we live in a democracy in which elected politicians first listen to citizens and then do their best to represent the majority of constituents. But maybe I’m just naïve.
LETTER - When it comes to LNG, controversy reigns

LETTER - When it comes to LNG, controversy reigns

Dear Editor, At 5 p.m. on Monday, Gordon Wilson, LNG – Buy BC Advocate spoke to our Council on LNG Opportunities.
The Art of Silence

The Art of Silence

This column was suggested by Bruce Russell who is well known for many wonderful island undertakings, other than silence. I was having breakfast at The Snug a few days ago, and Bruce told me how much he enjoyed my column on the art of conversation.
Bowen supports Live Arts!

Bowen supports Live Arts!

Dear Editor, We would like to send out a big thanks to everyone who attended our poetry event, “A Quiet Coming Of Light”, last Sunday. We had a great crowd, and it was a fantastic show.
My concern: LNG safety

My concern: LNG safety

Dear Editor, Who has the time, energy and expertise to analyze the thousands of pages of information regarding the proposed Woodfibre LNG plant in Squamish? The deadline for comments is March 23 so I’ve decided to focus my attention on the public hea
Two sides of the story

Two sides of the story

Dear Editor, There certainly appear to be lots of reasons for concern about the Woodfibre LNG project, but surely Councillors Anders and Morse are absolutely right in wanting the council to reserve judgement until the project’s proponents have been g