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Wednesday Jul 30 | Lake Cowichan Gazette

have Your Say: July 31

In response to the letter about how cyclists should "start" paying road tax. Do you not realize that cyclists pay income tax and municipal taxes and some even own cars.

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Wednesday Jul 30 | Peninsula Daily News

Victoria museum to display unique World War I footage starting Monday

The Royal B.C. Museum will open Monday a commemoration of the 100th anniversary of World War I. The new installation will be in Clifford Carl Hall at the museum at 675 Belleville St. in Victoria.

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Thu Jul 24, 2014

Campbell River Mirror

City wants regional compost facility

Campbell River has issued a request for proposals with the hope of building the facility next to the Norm Wood Environmental Centre sewage treatment plant located in the north end of the city.

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Mon Jul 21, 2014

Courtenay Comox Valley Record

Wine flowing at farmers' markets

Thursday was the first opportunity for Comox farmers' market shoppers to sample and purchase wine at the Comox By The Sea Third Thursday Market.

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Lake Cowichan Gazette

Comox council turns down pipeline delegation appeal

In a 4-3 vote, Comox council defeated a motion to consider an appeal to a decision not to allow a delegation request from a citizen-led group concerned about the Enbridge Northern Gateway Project.

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Sat Jul 19, 2014

Wine Business Online

New Ownership at 40 Knots Vineyard & Estate Winery

There is something special in the air and change in the wind at 40 Knots Vineyard and Estate Winery.

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Related Topix: Canada, World News, Wine, Drink

Wed Jul 16, 2014

Lake Cowichan Gazette

have Your Say: July 17

Interesting that the CVRD Chairman and CAO are excluded from discussions on the 3 L Stotan Falls Development and that Comox Valley Taxpayers are covering the $10-20 thousand settlement.

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Wed Jul 09, 2014

Courtenay Comox Valley Record

A Red Knight passes: A tribute to Bob Hallowell

Wing Commander Bob Hallowell passed away on Sunday, June 29 at St. Joseph's Hospital, ending a significant chapter in Canadian military aviation.

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Courtenay Comox Valley Record

Status quo at Comox Fire Training Centre

Comox fire Chief Gord Schreiner wants to assure Comox residents and those throughout the Valley despite approval by the City of Courtenay for a new fire training facility in east Courtenay, the Comox Fire Training Centre will remain open.

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Mon Jul 07, 2014

Courtenay Comox Valley Record

Court hears victim impact statements from those affected by 2013 hit-and-run case

Just the pressure of a blanket could be unbearable as Molly Burton described the state of her lower leg: the "cratered" ankle, the fibula in pieces and the tibia that "exploded from her leg."

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Related Topix: Canada, World News, Prison

Courtenay Comox Valley Record

New heritage group hosting fundraising banquet and auction

On Aug. 16, the Mack Laing Heritage Society is hosting its first fundraising event at the Tee Box Restaurant at the Comox Valley Golf Club.

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Thu Jul 03, 2014

Courtenay Comox Valley Record

Big bucks for CVRD staff

General manager of property services Kevin Lorette, who has since moved on to the Capital Regional District in Victoria, earned $138,620 plus $6,549 in expenses.

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Vancouver Sun

B.C. Ferries awards contracts for three new ships to Polish yard

Rendering of one of three new intermediate-class vessels that will be built offshore by Remontowa Shipbuilding S.A. in Gdansk, Poland, for $165 million.

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Courtenay Comox Valley Record

Comox Valley Airport introduces flights to Bella Bella

The Comox Valley Airport has announced the addition of a new service from Comox to Bella Bella with Pacific Coastal Airlines beginning Tuesday, July 8. "We have a number of passengers that travel to and from Bella Bella for work and this service will really improve their commute," said Comox Valley Airport CEO Fred Bigelow.

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Lake Cowichan Gazette

White ravens spotted in Qualicum Beach

Dawn Christensen, who was quoted in national media four years ago when she saw Qualicum Beach's rare white ravens, was treated to another good view last week.

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