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This Week on Canada's Sunshine Coast

This Week on Canada's Sunshine Coast

by Heather Jeal in News Tuesday, August 26, 2014 - 10:00am

With children heading back to the classroom in September, E-Comm, the regional emergency communications centre, is reminding parents and caregivers about the importance of teaching children how and when to use 9-1-1.

“It’s so important for kids to know what to do during an emergency,” says Cameron MacPherson, E-Comm fire call-taker. “Kids can save lives; they just need the right tools and knowledge to be able to get the help they need during an emergency. Dialing 9-1-1 can seem pretty scary when you’re young and feeling frightened. We want children to know that we’re here to help... Full Story

by Heather Jeal in News Saturday, August 30, 2014 - 7:43pm
National Geographic

Acclaimed nature photographer Taylor Lockwood presents ‘Spirits of the Forest,’ a breathtaking photographic journey through the world of fungi at the sixth annual Sunshine Coast Mushroom Festival, October 17 – 19. As part of the embracing Coast-wide nature of the event, Lockwood speaks at Roberts Creek Hall on Friday, October 17 at 7 p.m. and reprises the presentation at 5 p.m. on Saturday, October 18 at the Sunshine Coast Botanical... Full Story

by Heather Jeal in News Monday, August 18, 2014 - 9:12am

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by Heather Jeal in News Saturday, August 30, 2014 - 6:15pm

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