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250hp Yamaha

Hello friends, I have received a call from a marine mechanic friend of mine that has in his possession a 250 Yamaha outboard that he believes belongs to a woman who lives on Lasqueti. The engine was originally worked on by a mechanic named Simon Marnow but that is all my friend knows. He would like to get the engine back to the rightful owner.

Fire Department budget questions

Here is the email I sent to PRRD Emergency Services Manager Ryan Thoms, our regional director Merrick Anderson, and alternate Laurence Fisher. Also are links to the budget information and contact information for PRRD board members (and two current alternates). I'll post responses and further information as I receive it.


sent Saturday mid-afternoon:

Last Minute Lipsynchers

A final reminder for Last Minute Lipsynchers! The Lipsynch is this Saturday, February 18. Please let Lisa (250-607-7074) or Tim (250-607-7094) know if you have an act for the show. Please bring your music, on a USB drive, by 7:00 PM. Roman style pizza by the slice from Provisions! Shake off those winter blues and dance to DJ Outtasite after the performances!

Winter Wednesday Social

Tonight's Winter Wednesday Social IS on! Come warm up with Pot Pie, soup, salad, and more.

Powell River Regional District - Notice of Parcel Tax Roll

Lasqueti Island Fire Protection Local Service Area

Property owners within the Lasqueti Island Fire Protection Service Area are levied a parcel tax roll to pay for the Lasqueti Island Fire Protection Service. This is not a new tax. This is an annual process to review the roll to ensure that it is correct.

Municipal Insurance Association Risk Control Survey

The Board of the Powell River Regional District passed the following motion at their January 26th meeting.


Soils for Spring

The days are warming up and the bulbs are starting to sprout.  Bet you can't wait to get in the garden!  The first of the soils will be arriving February 18th.  Want some?

Pre-order and get it to the ramp for easy pick up.

Call or email to place your order.   250-240-7307 islandbluff [at] hotmail