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GINTA - Shared spaces need to be minded

June
23
,
2015
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IT DOESN'T matter if it is 4 p.m., 11 p.m. or 3 a.m. Heavy trucks roll downhill on Highway 5A in the vicinity of which my family and I happen to dwell and the noise is overwhelming almost continuously. Every now and then, deafening. A bit like a...

ROTHENBURGER — More than just parking

June
19
,
2015
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THE MACHINE stands there in the trade show, beckoning to me seductively. It looks like the spawn of R2D2 and a VLT from Vegas, all bright and shiny and flashing videos and maps on its big screen. Pierre Barré, the director of development...

‘Conversation’ on Ajax mine is selective

June
15
,
2015
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Of course KGHM Ajax’s donation to the Kamloops Area Preservation Society (KAPA) crowdfunding campaign was disingenuous. It was a publicity grab, as the Ajax PR employees certainly would have known that KAPA, for ethical reasons, would not...