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21

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A BACKCOUNTRY, MODULAR ROOM OF ONE'S OWN

Words by Dave Nowak
How one award-winning company is reinventing a classic design for modern adventurers.     Gaining popularity in the mid-1950s, the...

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21

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HERITAGE FARMERS: JO SMITH AND HELEN NIXON

Words by Jen Groundwater
Photo by Jenn Dykstra
Think you’ve lived in the Comox Valley a long time? These women run a farm that’s been in the family since John A. Macdonald was prime...

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21

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THE SONSHINE LUNCH CLUB: A LOCAL LIFELINE

Words by Mac Newton
Photo by Sara Kempner
Turns out there is such a thing as a free lunch. Five days a week, the Sonshine Lunch Club in Courtenay provides a nutritious meal and a gathering place for...

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21

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LIFE BEGINS AT 40

Words by Mike Manara
The resort heads into its fifth decade with plans for many more bluebird days ahead.     A quick Google search on turning 40 will tell...

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21

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SALMON AND STEWARDSHIP

Words by Lisa Levesque
Photo by Jenn Dykstra
The K’ómoks First Nation Guardian Watchmen use the bounty of the sea to help protect the forest.     The late autumn sun lazily...