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Ask Ellie: It takes a communal effort to battle bullying in school

Ask Ellie: It takes a communal effort to battle bullying in school

Being left out of a party can be devastating to a child
Murky waters: A history of toxic chemicals in the fish-farming industry

Murky waters: A history of toxic chemicals in the fish-farming industry

An excerpt from Converging Waters: The Beauty and Challenges of the Broughton Archipelago When fish farms first appeared on the coast in the late 1970s, they seemed like an interesting idea.
Learning through a First Nations lens

Learning through a First Nations lens

How Indigenous education is increasingly being integrated into —and out of — classrooms in Squamish
The top 5 freakiest spiders to spot in British Columbia

The top 5 freakiest spiders to spot in British Columbia

Vancouver Is Awesome spoke to Erinn Lisso, Outreach Coordinator, Victoria Bug Zoo, about some of the freakiest spiders locals might spot around B.C.
All sexual acts with animals now illegal in Canada with new bestiality law

All sexual acts with animals now illegal in Canada with new bestiality law

Forcing an animal into any sexual act is now outlawed in Canada after the Senate finalized a bill to close a loophole in the country’s bestiality laws.
Blog: Can cayenne pepper get rid of rodents?

Blog: Can cayenne pepper get rid of rodents?

Keeping your home clean by getting rid of things that attract rats and mice is the best way to deter them.
Our plastic pipeline

Our plastic pipeline

B.C.'s program to recycle packaging might not be enough to justify our over-use of plastics
Powell River hikers explore South Powell Divide

Powell River hikers explore South Powell Divide

Group traverses mountainous terrain on annual adventure
Building smart in Squamish

Building smart in Squamish

How some Squamish residents are cutting their energy bills and reducing their carbon footprints
Wind riders

Wind riders

KiteClash heats up the water July 6 to July 8
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