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by Kyra Hoggan on 27 January 2010 - 4:51pm

Pass go, collect your $200, and ...buy Castlegar?


You bet, if the city has its way.


Mayor Lawrence Chernoff said he's encouraging any and all to nominate Castlegar as one of the “wild card” communities, in hopes the city will have its own space on the board of the new Canadian edition of Monopoly.


“I found the information about the contest on the Internet...

by Kyra Hoggan on 27 January 2010 - 4:51pm

Pass go, collect your $200, and ...buy Castlegar?


You bet, if the city has its way.


Mayor Lawrence Chernoff said he's encouraging any and all to nominate Castlegar as one of the “wild card” communities, in hopes the city will have its own space on the board of the new Canadian edition of Monopoly.


“I found the information about the contest on the Internet...

by Kyra Hoggan on 20 January 2010 - 3:01pm

Castlegar fire chief Gerry Rempel will be blazing a trail Sunday morning as he carries the Olympic torch along one leg of its local journey – and he's promised to quell his natural instinct to extinuish the fire.


“This is one fire I'll let burn,” he assured The Source.


Rempel said he didn't even apply to carry the torch – and was so stunned by the honour that...

by Kyra Hoggan on 20 January 2010 - 3:01pm

Castlegar fire chief Gerry Rempel will be blazing a trail Sunday morning as he carries the Olympic torch along one leg of its local journey – and he's promised to quell his natural instinct to extinuish the fire.


“This is one fire I'll let burn,” he assured The Source.


Rempel said he didn't even apply to carry the torch – and was so stunned by the honour that...

by Kyra Hoggan on 20 January 2010 - 3:01pm

Castlegar fire chief Gerry Rempel will be blazing a trail Sunday morning as he carries the Olympic torch along one leg of its local journey – and he's promised to quell his natural instinct to extinuish the fire.


“This is one fire I'll let burn,” he assured The Source.


Rempel said he didn't even apply to carry the torch – and was so stunned by the honour that...

by Kyra Hoggan on 20 January 2010 - 3:01pm

Castlegar fire chief Gerry Rempel will be blazing a trail Sunday morning as he carries the Olympic torch along one leg of its local journey – and he's promised to quell his natural instinct to extinuish the fire.


“This is one fire I'll let burn,” he assured The Source.


Rempel said he didn't even apply to carry the torch – and was so stunned by the honour that...

by Contributor on 2 December 2009 - 4:52pm
Dear Editor:
 
Celgar’s refusal to pay taxes owed to the City of Castlegar smacks of anarchism, and it’s recent payment of $377,000 to the RDCK is meant to be divisive.

Celgar continues to try to intimidate and coerce the City of Castlegar and its citizens to reduce or eliminate taxes. Hopefully, the city council will strongly resist Celgar’s demands...

by Contributor on 2 December 2009 - 4:52pm
Dear Editor:
 
Celgar’s refusal to pay taxes owed to the City of Castlegar smacks of anarchism, and it’s recent payment of $377,000 to the RDCK is meant to be divisive.

Celgar continues to try to intimidate and coerce the City of Castlegar and its citizens to reduce or eliminate taxes. Hopefully, the city council will strongly resist Celgar’s demands...

by Contributor on 2 December 2009 - 4:52pm
Dear Editor:
 
Celgar’s refusal to pay taxes owed to the City of Castlegar smacks of anarchism, and it’s recent payment of $377,000 to the RDCK is meant to be divisive.

Celgar continues to try to intimidate and coerce the City of Castlegar and its citizens to reduce or eliminate taxes. Hopefully, the city council will strongly resist Celgar’s demands...

by Contributor on 2 December 2009 - 4:52pm
Dear Editor:
 
Celgar’s refusal to pay taxes owed to the City of Castlegar smacks of anarchism, and it’s recent payment of $377,000 to the RDCK is meant to be divisive.

Celgar continues to try to intimidate and coerce the City of Castlegar and its citizens to reduce or eliminate taxes. Hopefully, the city council will strongly resist Celgar’s demands...

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