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Every year, for the past three years, we have gone camping for Halloween weekend at HaHas Lake (pictured). This year we shall return for the last weekend of October. (Corey Bullock file)

Farm life: Another month come and gone

What I read, watched, listened to and made in October

B.C. Liberal leader Andrew Wilkinson, B.C. NDP leader John Horgan and B.C. Greens leader Sonia Furstenau. (Black Press Media)

OPINION: Examining preliminary results from the 2020 BC Election

Some thoughts to ponder as British Columbia awaits the final results from mail-in ballots

We spend a lot of time in this little corner of our farm kitchen. (Corey Bullock file)

Farm life: An ode to the farm kitchen

Last Sunday, before we even got out of bed, I pulled back…

Woensdregt column

Being Christian and asking questions

Yme Woensdregt “Is it okay,” she asked, “for a Christian to question…

  • Oct 23, 2020
Woensdregt column
Courtesy of the Kitsap Public Health District

My Covid test: A report from the front lines

Contrary to popular belief, they don’t ram the swab deep into your brain

Courtesy of the Kitsap Public Health District
1913

It happened this week in 1913

Oct. 18 - 24: Compiled by Dave Humphrey from the newspapers at the Cranbrook History Centre and Archives

  • Oct 22, 2020
1913
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What's happening at the Cranbrook Public Library

What’s happening at the Cranbrook Public Library

Mike Selby Exciting news! The Library is now open with extended hours…

  • Oct 21, 2020
What's happening at the Cranbrook Public Library
Thich Nhat Hanh

The Teacher Known as Thầy

“People say walking on water is a miracle, but to me walking…

  • Oct 16, 2020
Thich Nhat Hanh

Donald Trump and Covid-19: Odds and Outcomes

Gwynne Dyer Now is when it gets interesting. The announcement last Friday…

A grateful heart

“Gratitude is a matter of paying attention, of deliberately beholding and appreciating the other”

  • Oct 9, 2020

Farm life: Fall tasks on the farm

Winter is coming, it’s time to get ready

It happened this week in 1913

Oct.r 4 - 10: Compiled by Dave Humphrey from the newspapers at the Cranbrook History Centre and Archives

  • Oct 8, 2020

What’s on at the Cranbrook Public Library

Mike Selby The Library is now open (with some restrictions, reduced services…

  • Oct 6, 2020

I’m not a robot, I swear

What does failing a CAPTCHA test tell you? That the Robot Uprising is at hand

It happened in 1913

Sept. 20 - 26: Compiled by Dave Humphrey from the newspapers at the Cranbrook History Centre and Archives

Farm life: Reflecting on the 2020 gardening season

The is sun shining down on me, speckling my face through the…

It happened this week in 1913

Sept. 13 - 19. Compiled by Dave Humphrey from the newspapers at the Cranbrook History Centre and Archives

What’s happening at the Cranbrook Public Library

The Library is now open (with some restrictions, reduced services and reduced hours.)

  • Sep 17, 2020

Farm life: the most wonderful time of the year

Saying goodbye to summer and welcoming the autumnal equinox

Boris Johnson’s Cunning Plan

If Prime Minister Boris Johnson is Blackadder, who is his Baldrick?

  • Sep 13, 2020