Port Alberni Blogs

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Tim Schewe
- 3 years 47 weeks ago
I've noticed a new way to do left turns onto a busy four lane highway near my home. You stop at the stop sign on the side road, look both ways, then turn left, head on into the left turn lane on the...
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Tim Schewe
- 3 years 48 weeks ago
Dynamic speed display signs are popping up beside B.C.'s Highways. They display the speed of passing vehicles above a sign showing the posted speed limit. Are these signs useful in persuading drivers...
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Javen Simon
- 3 years 49 weeks ago
In my opinion this is the best time of year. Playoffs, Temperatures are entering the double digits, we have relief from the torrential downpours associated with our notorious winters, and I can...
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Sandy McRuer
- 3 years 49 weeks ago
Lots of people these days travel with bicycles on Vancouver Island. And why not? It’s a great way to get a little exercise and have a relaxing time peddling through the neighbourhoods and parks of...
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Winston Joseph
- 3 years 49 weeks ago
GET INVOLVED IN YOUR COMMUNITY… This is Volunteer’s month. We need each other to create this vital and giving society. We congratulate Pam Craig, who is the Citizen of the Year. The poet told us:...
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Tim Schewe
- 3 years 49 weeks ago
Passing zones always presented interesting situations for traffic enforcement. There were many times when I would find one driver in the right lane traveling at or near the speed limit and another...
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Winston Joseph
- 3 years 50 weeks ago
I WILL LIVE EACH DAY AS IF IT WERE MY LAST! This has been one of my favourite quotes, and I proved it last week. In my last week’s column, I was all excited about my session with a class of First...
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Tim Schewe
- 3 years 50 weeks ago
Regardless of the fact that I paid $75 to renew my driver's license, it isn't mine. In fact, it states on the back of the license that "This card remains the property of the issuing agency and must...
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Tim Schewe
- 3 years 51 weeks ago
I almost always check the price of gasoline when I pull onto the highway headed for work each day. An increase in the numbers usually brings a groan and starts me thinking about how to use less. The...
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Winston Joseph
- 3 years 51 weeks ago
ADVENTURE IN LIVING YOUR BEST LIFE HERE AND NOW! I am extremely excited about going to school on Wednesday April 6th. I have been offered the opportunity of instructing some First Nations Youth from...