Port Alberni Blogs

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Tim Schewe
- 3 years 49 weeks ago
Right or wrong, the pedestrian is always the loser in a collision with a motor vehicle. Nowhere in British Columbia is that more apparent than in Vancouver. So far this year, the pedestrian death...
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Tim Schewe
- 3 years 50 weeks ago
I often ask if anyone has been directly affected by a collision in the past year when I am making a presentation to a group. I can see people thinking about it and then a few hands may tentatively...
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Tim Schewe
- 3 years 51 weeks ago
This is a column on etiquette and consideration for others that has little to do with safety, and everything to do with respect. I was asked to write on the subject of funeral processions by the...
Sandy McRuer
- 3 years 52 weeks ago
Real Estate Survey The Vancouver Island Real Estate Board came out with a very interesting report came out recently. It is a survey of all the 2010 home buyers on Vancouver Island north of Victoria...
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Tim Schewe
- 4 years 2 days ago
I hope that an article about passing on the right might help at least some drivers understand the rules and help improve the driving community. I have made a point of keeping to the right side of the...
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Port Alberni Port Authority
- 4 years 1 week ago
The Holland America Line vessel, The Statendam, made a return call on Port Alberni Thursday, May 19th. Certainly the bright, warm sunshine of the day enhanced the experience. However, the earth’s...
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Tim Schewe
- 4 years 1 week ago
I was listening to the investigation of a driving complaint unfold the other day. A member of the public had complained about the way a business vehicle was being driven and the constable had asked...
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Tim Schewe
- 4 years 2 weeks ago
We all know that the law requires that we wear our seat belts when driving. The Motor Vehicle Act says in part "..wear the complete seat belt assembly in a properly adjusted and securely fastened...
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Tim Schewe
- 4 years 3 weeks ago
"Speed Kills!" is a popular road safety slogan that we hear often. It's pretty simplistic and when I look around me on the highway I am convinced that drivers either don't believe it or live in a...
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Winston Joseph
- 4 years 3 weeks ago
Folkfest Parade! This is your last day to take part in the parade. We thank Gillian Shearwater for all the time that she has put into getting this parade ready. It is a lot of work involved, and I...