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Powell River: mill town re-tools for new millennium
Ghost ships, pristine air, world class FilmFest, koochie-dancing Councillor, concupiscent cocktail and a muzzy, morning-after garden walk.
Mar 3rd, 2017
Powell River residents shocked as logging company moves to cut treasured trees
The citizens of Powell River are facing off against private timber giant Island Timberlands.
Daniel J. Pierce
May 13th, 2015
Powell River: green gem of the Sunshine Coast [PHOTOS]
A renaissance town worth a weekend trip— or maybe a move.
Feb 20th, 2015
Hockey players, political cartoonists, and Spanish road trippers featured at Powell River Film Festival
Hockey, political cartoonists, and a Spanish road movie – these and much more will be featured at Powell River's 14th annual film festival, February 18-22. The Powell River Film Festival, an...
Jan 21st, 2015