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Political info

  • Aug 27, 1999 at 12:00AM updated Jul 3, 2008 at 12:15PM

"The League of Women Voters' site can lead you to information on Congress, legislation, and just about anything else you want."

The City of Oak Harbor

  • Jul 28, 1999 at 12:00AM updated Jul 3, 2008 at 12:15PM

Visit the Official Web site for the City of Oak Harbor.

Easier police searches? Not here

  • May 13, 1999 at 12:00AM updated Jul 3, 2008 at 12:15PM

"Even though the United States Supreme Court says they can, Island County and any other Washington law enforcement officers still cannot search passengers in automobiles during traffic stops except in the rarest of circumstances."

today Tomorrow Sunday What’s on

  • Aug 12, 2006 at 12:00AM updated Jul 3, 2008 at 12:15PM

? Kick up your heels tonight at a cowboy concert in support of the B.C. Cowboys Hall of Fame, at the Westwold community hall (20 minutes north of Vernon an Highway 97). Local artists like Rob Dinwoodie and Dogwood Road, Butch Falk, Mike Puhallo, Matt Johnston and Gordie West will be performing. Admission is $10. For more information, call Mike at 1-888-763-2224.

Shut up and watch Volver Away From Her The Lives of Others Manufactured Landscapes Riding Alone for Thousands of Miles Shut Up & Sing United States The Journa

  • Aug 12, 2006 at 12:00AM updated Jul 3, 2008 at 12:15PM

The Kamloops Canadian and International Film Festival will present nine critically acclaimed films at its 11th annual celebration of independent films next week at the Paramount Theatre.

A fine mess to clean up

  • Aug 12, 2006 at 12:00AM updated Jul 3, 2008 at 12:15PM

Winnie McKinnon couldn’t quite believe what she was hearing when she picked up the phone Tuesday night.

Less talk, more action

  • Aug 12, 2006 at 12:00AM updated Jul 3, 2008 at 12:15PM

When attorney-general Wally Oppal talked about creating a battered women’s shelter specifically for the South Asian community, he did more than ignite a war of words between himself and NDP leader Carole James.

Veggie intake drops during winter

  • Aug 9, 2006 at 12:00AM updated Jul 3, 2008 at 12:15PM

We all learned at mother’s knee that we should eat our veggies and the evidence has never been stronger for the benefits of a diet rich in all the good things that come from the garden.

Lecture addresses environmental causes of cancer

  • Aug 9, 2006 at 12:00AM updated Jul 3, 2008 at 12:15PM

Steven G. Gilbert, PhD, author of “A Small Dose of Toxicology,” will talk and lead discussion on "Chemicals in Our Lives, Dealing with the Poisons in our Environment: Success Stories, Current Actions, and the Precautionary Principle."

Manitoba looks at restrictions, fees to save Lake Winnipeg

  • Aug 9, 2006 at 12:00AM updated Jul 3, 2008 at 12:15PM

WINNIPEG — Manitoba consumers, businesses and farmers may all be required to chip in to help lower pollution levels in Lake Winnipeg, the province’s water stewardship minister said earlier this week.

Fisheries Minister Hearn says he’s ‘disappointed’ with U.K. push for seal ban

  • Aug 9, 2006 at 12:00AM updated Jul 3, 2008 at 12:15PM

ST. JOHN’S, N.L. (CP) — The British government’s push for a European Union ban on importing seal products is discouraging and irresponsible, Fisheries Minister Loyola Hearn said Thursday.

Liberals set to bar men in some ridings in bid to boost female candidates

  • Aug 9, 2006 at 12:00AM updated Jul 3, 2008 at 12:15PM

OTTAWA (CP) — Liberal Leader Stephane Dion is prepared to take “extraordinary measures” to boost the ranks of women candidates in the next election, including barring men from seeking nominations in some ridings.

Iraqi forces arrest official linked to death squads

  • Aug 9, 2006 at 12:00AM updated Jul 3, 2008 at 12:14PM

BAGHDAD (AP) — U.S.-backed Iraqi forces stormed the Health Ministry and arrested the No. 2 official Thursday, accusing him of diverting millions of dollars to the biggest Shiite militia and allowing death squads use of ambulances and government hospitals to carry out kidnappings and killings.

Rival Palestinian factions sign deal on power sharing

  • Aug 9, 2006 at 12:00AM updated Jul 3, 2008 at 12:14PM

MECCA, Saudi Arabia (AP) — Rival Palestinian leaders signed an agreement on a power-sharing government Thursday in Saudi-brokered talks in Mecca, with the militant Hamas group promising to “respect” peace deals with Israel.

"Tribes" class morphs to "Cultivating Curiosity"

  • Aug 16, 2006 at 12:00AM updated Jul 3, 2008 at 12:14PM

Managing change

  • Aug 16, 2006 at 12:00AM updated Jul 3, 2008 at 12:14PM

Significant change is coming to South Delta, there’s no point avoiding the issue.

Biogas belches from political swamps

  • Aug 16, 2006 at 12:00AM updated Jul 3, 2008 at 12:14PM

When federal Liberal leader Stéphane Dion made his recent swing through southern B.C., he promised that as prime minister he would be “a strong partner” for a new sewage treatment system in the provincial capital that recovers biogas for energy use.

Ford explores changes to winning formula

  • Aug 16, 2006 at 12:00AM updated Jul 3, 2008 at 12:14PM

There’s a reason why the Ford Explorer has been the perennial best-selling SUV in the North American marketplace for what feels like forever.

One for the off-road

  • Aug 16, 2006 at 12:00AM updated Jul 3, 2008 at 12:14PM

Does anyone produce the good, old fashioned, sturdy, reliable station wagon better than Volvo?

Many Canadians are wondering, why is Ottawa charging so much for a passport that lasts only five years, when other countries issue passports that are good for 1

  • Aug 16, 2006 at 12:00AM updated Jul 3, 2008 at 12:14PM

Many Canadians are wondering, why is Ottawa charging so much for a passport that lasts only five years, when other countries issue passports that are good for 10 years? Is the five-year passport a cynical cash grab?

Centre holding fundraisers

  • Aug 9, 2006 at 12:00AM updated Jul 3, 2008 at 12:14PM

With leadership difficulties now over, the board and organizers at Courtenay’s Women’s Resource Centre are planning a few fundraisers for the coming weeks.

Child-care cuts will hurt everyone

  • Aug 9, 2006 at 12:00AM updated Jul 3, 2008 at 12:14PM

To the Editor,

Spread the dirt: Worms are coming

  • Aug 9, 2006 at 12:00AM updated Jul 3, 2008 at 12:14PM

The Arrogant Worms are coming to Port Alberni.

Star Calendar

  • Aug 9, 2006 at 12:00AM updated Jul 3, 2008 at 12:14PM

Weekly Drop-In Relaxation Group - to support those affected by a life limiting illness and their families and friends. Info: Donna 604-514-6159 or Fernande 604-530-1115.

food

  • Aug 9, 2006 at 12:00AM updated Jul 3, 2008 at 12:14PM

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