Recovery: An addict’s story

Recovery: An addict’s story

Teri didn’t decide she wanted to be a drug addict. There was no plan, no conscious decision. In fact, when she was in high school she dreamed of becoming a nurse. Life doesn’t always go according to plan. This story is about a woman who grew up in Powell River. It’s...
Nurse Practitioner: Erin Berukoff

Nurse Practitioner: Erin Berukoff

Like many professions, the role of nursing is constantly changing. Advances in technology and education mean the nursing role is rapidly evolving as nurses are tasked with an even wider range of health care responsibilities. There are many different types of nurses...

Paradise on Padgett: Kathy Bennett

By Kathy Bennett The official name of the road we lived on was Padgett Road, named after the Padgett family who lived there once upon a time, but locals have always called it “The Valley” or, “The Valley Road” or, “Paradise Valley”. Locals also know that “THE Valley”...