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Browse our growing collection of articles from current and previous issues of both the Comox Valley Collective and Strathcona Collective magazines by topic.

Steel Wool Photography

Steel Wool Photography

Are you the daredevil type with a fearless personality? Are you unafraid of flames? Does standing in a ring of ...

How to Create Eye-catching Creative Photos

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Moutcha Bay Resort

Moutcha Bay Resort

When the nights grow cooler and the roads become less lively, the savvy local traveler packs their bags, knowing ...

A Natural Haven for the Savvy Local Traveler

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Carving a Niche

Carving a Niche

Working with wood has been a long-standing family tradition that I almost overlooked as a career choice. In fact, ...

Chris Zumkeller’s Journey as a Craftsman

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Innovation in Education

Innovation in Education

I wade into the Campbell River, fly rod in hand. The cold snap of the morning breeze matches the fall temperature. ...

The Magic of the Carihi Fly Fishing Program.

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Cries of the Wild

Cries of the Wild

It’s hard to say when the first beings took an interest in sliding down the slopes around Mount Cain. I’m sure it ...

Revisiting the History of Mount Cain’s Glissade Culture

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Writing a New Narrative

Writing a New Narrative

Wildflowers & Co. is an Indigenous business owned by Alissa Assu, who belongs to the Wet’suwet’en First ...

Wildflowers & Co. Founder Alissa Assu Inspires the Future of Indigenous Women In Business

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Little River

Little River

My name is Madison Lucas, I am 11 years old, and I am from Huuayaht First Nations. My favourite hobby is soccer, ...

Our Young Residents Reflect on the Home They’re Growing Up in

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For the Love of Flying

For the Love of Flying

Bastian, a helicopter pilot at 49 North Helicopters in Campbell River, began paragliding in December of 2019. He ...

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Guardian, Steward, and Watchkeeper

Guardian, Steward, and Watchkeeper

We are standing on the Baikie Island Trail, about one kilometre down river from the Haig-Brown House where ...

Restoring the Balance of Physical and Cultural Sustenance for Future Generations

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This Ain’t the Mainland

This Ain’t the Mainland

I don’t get island fever. Quite the opposite, actually. There is a feeling of safety that transpires with the last ...

Island Kids Have Tougher Feet

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