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Sara Kempner

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Sara was born and raised in the Comox Valley and currently lives in Cumberland. She is an Education Assistant in School District 71, and is also a home share provider for people with developmental disabilities.  She left home at 18 to backpack overseas and has continued to travel the world ever since.  In her free time she likes to be outside, and loves to snowboard, mountain bike, surf, and crossfit train.  She has recently found a love for photography and is excited to see where it takes her.

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11

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Cody ‘Beaver’ LaFrance

Words by Dan LaFrance
Article photo by Sara Kempner
Gallery photos by Dan LaFrance
The evolution of a visionary carver     At the tender young age of eight, while attending Quadra Elementary School, Cody LaFrance (Beaver)...

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9

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Finding our way: Learning lessons on the mountain

Words by Mike Mccall
Photos by Sara Kempner
Navigation is integral to our daily lives. It’s not just for seafarers, mountaineers or explorers, but a learned skill that is used by most of us every day....

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8

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Angling For More Than A Fish

Words By Myles Armstead
Photos By Sara Kempner
Musings of a Comox Valley fly fisher.     My earliest memory of holding a fly rod was on the Cowichan River, at the age of seven, in...

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7

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Lost In The Wilderness

Words & Photos By Sara Kempner
A close encounter with the Cumberland Lake Wilderness Society     For those of us fortunate to live in the Comox Valley, we find ourselves...

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6

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Outside In

Words By Tao Werner
Photos By Sara Kempner
A young man’s journey from the forest to the Banff International Film and Book Festival.     Being outside is one of the most...

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6

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Collective Efforts: Lifelong Learning

Words By Sue Loveless
Photo By Sara Kempner
Community education thrives in Cumberland.     When the dismissal bell rings at Cumberland Community School, the day is far from over....

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4

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Memories of Chinatown

Words By Dawn Copeman
Intro Photo By Ed Brooks
Gallery Photos By Sara Kempner
Walking along the old Wellington Railway trail where alder, hard hack and osier dogwood create a bower of beautiful for wildlife, I smell the coal dust still...

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3

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Shared Source

Words By Meaghan Cursons
Photos By Ian Adams
And Sara Kempner
The Comox Lake watershed is beautiful. The bird’s eye view is truly epic. Crystal clear icy water flows down from the Comox Glacier and craggy snow topped...

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