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Former Lions broadcaster Stephenson passes

Two broadcasting legends: Bill Stephenson (left) and Red Robinson (radiowest.ca)

There are numerous faces and voices who have shaped the great history of the Lions over the years. 97 more words

The Fifth Quarter

The Goat Girl

We had a goat, because my little brothers and sisters couldn’t drink cow’s milk. It hurt their tummies and they howled as a result. Goat’s milk suited them. 575 more words

Nanaimo to Tofino Road Trip

There are two approaches to the 200 km drive from the Departure Bay ferry terminal at Nanaimo to Tofino…

Option 1: The Hare – Put your foot on the gas as soon as you leave the BC Ferries’ ramp and race the other long weekenders to Tofino in about 2 hours. 454 more words


Mt Arrowsmith

Two weeks ago, Roxy, myself, and a few others went up Mt Arrowsmith (located around Port Alberni area). I’ve seen this mountain a lot of time while driving around the area. 174 more words


My Woggle


“We’ll DOB DOB DOB DOB!!!”

There was no getting around it, my Wolf Cub uniform was not complete until I got a woggle to secure my neckerchief. 

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Arrest in Port Alberni bear-spray attach

RCMP in Port Alberni have now arrested a man in connection with a bear-spray attack early Sunday morning.

The identity of the 35 year old man has not yet been released. 94 more words