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” Losing an illusion makes you wiser than finding the truth” ~ Karl Ludwig Borne

“…I know I can’t go back to working parallel to the real problems, hiding my opinions and yet somehow hoping that one viewer every night might piece together what I wanted to say. I thought if I paid my dues … Continue reading

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And the media story continues that the mayors car was broadsided…

** UPDATED below the main story: There are again, some serious issues with media reporting accurate information when relaying what happened in the accident involving the mayor in April of 2010. CBC  online ran this story this evening, with a clip from  the … Continue reading

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Breaking news this early Wednesday AM : CBC reports that CSIS has indications that cabinet ministers in two provinces under the influence of foreign countries , and some BC Liberal ministers may be under suspicion – Premier Gordon Campbell declines comment.

Wow. There are some advantages to waking up prior to 5 am, and this would be one of them- seeing the news ticker on the CBC site toss a headline about political governments in Canada being under the influence of … Continue reading

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An Olympic sized Canadian bail-out for Intrawest could mean all Canadians pay for the 2010 games – whether they want to or not.

From the NY Post : Fortress says it is negotiating with the Canadian government, which it says promised to make it whole for the time Whistler/Blackcomb mountain is used for the Olympics. Intrawest is trying to get roughly $90 million, and wants to … Continue reading

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Bits and Bites, Wednesday October 7th, 2009

Good morning, and a lovely one at that. The stars were all twinkling brightly during my early run today, and the air was crispy cool. This has been the perfect fall so far, at least to me. What more could … Continue reading

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Premiers Ideas to assist the forestry industry nothing but thin air and far too late to save anyone.

”  The B.C. government will do more to expand markets and opportunities for local wood products globally and within the province in an effort to boost the forest industry, Premier Gordon Campbell said Wednesday. Campbell said he will adapt a … Continue reading

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Time for the RCMP to do the right thing: Pull tasers out of service pending further independent testing.

Forgive me, but I’m opening the door to ‘taser talk’ again. ( The last time I did this it initiated an ongoing debate in the comments section that lasted for several months.) Last night I watched an excellent documentary on The … Continue reading

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Bye, Sam…

Wow! Did the photographer who snapped the front page photo on yesterdays edition of the Province score , or what? If the adage ‘ a picture tells a thousand words’ is true, than the look on Kim Capri’s face in that … Continue reading

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“Price To Pay” – CBC story w/ Susana da Silva

Mayor Dianne Watts says “Newton has not  been neglected…” in this following clip, despite everything we know to be reality. Both residents and business owners who actually deal with the consequences of the cities neglect daily are  very eager to see … Continue reading

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BUMPED BY THE BEAVER….again!!!!

*****  UPDATE JUNE  06 *****   As per Susana da Silva this evening…… everyone is talking beavers..lol.. and the Newton Drug/crime /prostitution story has been put off until this weekend , or Monday. She will advise as soon as the Beaver Killing … Continue reading

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