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24

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GETTING THE DRIFT

Words by Ed Varney
Photo by Jenn Dykstra
As a vibrant poetry scene emerges in the Valley, a new anthology showcases over three dozen poets’ work.     Every poem tells a kind of story,...

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24

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MUD, MESS, AND MAGIC

Words by Britt Hanson
Photos by Sara Kempner
Making a case for outdoor education.     I respectfully acknowledge that we are on the unceded traditional territories of the K’ómoks First...

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24

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RAKING THE COALS

Words by Joline Martin
Photo by Catriona De La Torre
Seeking meaning in a beloved mother’s dementia.     I never know what to expect during our visits. Often, she is not home; her tiny body is...

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24

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TAKING THE TEMPERATURE ON GEOTHERMAL SYSTEMS

Words by Daniel Booy
Photo by Jenn Dykstra
When it comes to energy efficiency, what’s hot may not be that cool.     I’ve been intimately involved in the ground-source heat pump (GSHP)...

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24

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UNHINDERED GOOD TIMES ON FORBIDDEN PLATEAU

Words by Mike B
Article photo by Lindsey Pattinson
It was all fun and games ’til the roof caved in—but the former Wood Mountain Ski Park still delivers the goods.     Katherine Kirk suspected...