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A Fine Farley Moment

On July 22 of 1985, my journal has this remark: “Letter from Farley Mowat!” He was responding to one of mine, which I had felt compelled to write because I had recently been turned back at the US border at Pearson International. 372 more words


Two Canadians discover how US Border Patrol manufactures "3 terrorists per day"


Published on Aug 3, 2013

US-CANADIAN BORDER, NIAGRA FALLS — Two Canadians intending to cross the border to go shopping in New York are stopped, detained, interrogated, and then arrested. 78 more words


Different Borders

Here’s how the American and Canadian governments think about the border that cuts our valley in two:

Oroville-Osoyoos Border Crossing, Highway 97

It is, as you can see, pretty hard to tell one side from the other.  750 more words

Nature Photography

The Border Remains Open

Local residents and rare populations of desert shrews will continue to be able to cross the line in the sand between the vineyards and hayfields of Chopaka and the nut orchards and hayfields of Palmer Lake, through the ghost town of Nighthawk. 200 more words


Looking for Intelligent Life in the Universe

The Okanagan is at the cutting edge of scientific research. Even the search for intelligent life and the origins of the universe is actively pursued here, on both sides of the border. 202 more words