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 Lagis I at-.ivf Building  F'arl iament- Buildings  VICTORIA. B.C.  VBV 1X5 95.09"  Attention:Rod Cardin  NEWS  50 cents per copy on newsstands  ESTABLISHED     1945  November 28,1994 Volume 49 Issue 48  ������������������������������������  Charges to be laid in case of explosives  Woodcreek  residents  remain  flushed  over sewage  woes  3  M prepares  tOWfk  on bypass    3  Working in  Trades program  prepares  to wrap  up for     a*  Christmas   IJ  by Jane Seyd  Charges are expected to be laid this  week against four companies on the Sunshine Coast, including Tri-Sil Minerals,  following a police investigation into theft  of improperly stored explosives from several local sites.  The companies are expected to face a  series of charges under the federal Explosives Act for not complying with storage  regulations.  The announcement of the charges  pending came from the Sechelt RCMP  detachment Friday, after a week-long  investigation into stolen blasting caps,  dynamite and commercial fireworks.  Also on Friday, the provincial Ministry of Energy, Mines and Petroleum  Resources confirmed it has cancelled Tri-  Sil Minerals' explosives storage and use  permit for the Sechelt mine site.  All explosives at the site have been  ordered moved to a secure commercial  magazine and cancellation of the permit  will remain in effect until all matters concerning the stolen explosives have been  resolved, said a spokesperson for the ministry.  Police have said the number of explosives seized and power of the devices that  youths in the community apparently had  access to make the case one of the most  serious they've seen.  So far, police have recovered 167  blasting caps, nine sticks of dynamite, 30  to 40 home-made cherry bombs and pipe  bombs and two undetonated commercial  fireworks.  "And we're still getting blasting caps  Sechell elder Margaret Joe Dixon stares back to Vancouver Bay, where Native teeaagen spend ib weeks In the Swawkwe'd  Centre. Derek McNaughlon photo  Youths find healing in lore of their elders  by Sandra Smith  The most powerful things  Uke place in a circle, following the laws of the  medicine wheel. Everything  begins in the east and the spirit of  the eagle is everywhere.  Today begin with the circling  of aims as the Sechelt elders step  off the boat and hug everyone  who has come to greet them on  the dock.  The elders are here in Vancouver Bay to visit the  residents of the isolat- ���������  ed camp and healing  centre ��� eight "troubled" Native youths  and their three counsellors.  The teenagers have  been here two weeks  and have Ihree more  to go. It has been a  lonely and emotional  experience as they  explore who they are.        Their troubles  range from involvement in crime  to drug and alcohol abuse, from  lamily violence to neglect. They  are the generation now bearing  the brunt of their parents' cultural  suffocation.  Once inside the centre, a  sharing circle forms in  the living room. Young  and old lean comfortably against  one another and emotional hands  grasp the ceremonial eagle feather for strength when it comes  turn for each of us to express our  feelings.  "When we hear our children  are up here, we know you are  with our ancestors," said Sechelt  Indian elder Mary Craigan.  It was her grandfather,  Swawkwe'ehm, for whom this  Vancouver Bay camp and Native  youth healing cenlre has been  named. Swawkwe'ehm took  orphaned children into his home  in ihis bay more than 60 years  ago during the time of the missionaries. Undoubtedly, some of  The pain and  burt bos been  bandeddoum  again (tnd  again and it's  got to stop'  -Mary Craigan  ot these youth who look for guidance from Swawkwe'ehm's  granddaughter today.  The pain and hurt has been  handed down again and again  and it's got to stop. You youth  have got to break that circle," she  affirms.  Her eyes are not the only ones  in the room fighting back tears.  Two messages come through,  loud and clear. The Sechelt  elders, chief and council are  entirely dedicated to  ~~~"    supporting     these  young people, and  these young people  are realizing how  much they need that  support.  They are the first to  participate in the five-  week intensive program since the Sechelt  Indian Band made the  decision to devote the  ������ Swawkwe'ehm Healing Centre to adolescent treatment.  These kids are doing more  than getting clean and sober.  They are learning respect, humility and responsibility. They are  learning to be proud of themselves as individuals and as First  Nations people.  Their day starts at 7 am and  doesn't let-up until bedtime.  They do chores, they hike, hold  group discussions and team their  traditional ways which includes  learning the Salish language with  elder Stella Johnson.  They are struggling with the  counsellors to understand the  effects of alcohol and drug abuse  in their lives and their future, to  understand the family problems  which have led to their addictions and to understand the signs  and patterns thai can lead to a  relapse.  program is designed to  leach them how to live  their lives in balance using  the four areas of the medicine  A youngster geu caught up in the exdtement at the healing centre  as preparations are made for the sweat lodge.     Derek McNaughlon  rT��ei  I ><*���  X. thei  those children are the forefathers     wheel���dealing with Ihe physi  cal, spiritual, emotional and mental aspects of their lives.  A medicine man from Burns  lake, Jack Lacerte, has come for  a week to help them "recharge  theii spiritual batteries." He has  earned their respect and held  nightly sweat lodge healing ceremonies to help them release their  pain. He has shown them things  only a medicine man can and  program organizers hope he will  become a regular part of the program. Lacerte is also an RCMP  officer but his role here is strictly  spiritual advisor.  Today he holds up the long  pipe up and offers an explanation  for us, the white visitors, who  have been invited to join them in  a sweat.  turn to healing on page 7  turned in," said Constable Ken Burton.  "We've been very fortunate there have  been no injuries or deaths."  Sechelt RCMP spent the week checking several explosives sites between  Roberts Creek and Pender Harbour, wilh  the help of two explosives experts.  In cases where storage facilities  weren't up to standards, some companies  were askod to fix Ihe problems while others had their explosives seized and detonated.  turn to government on page 2  Abortion  provider'  speaks  on the  issue  by Jane Seyd  During the interview, she  chooses her words carefully.  She asks that we don't use her  name, that we don't mention  where she lives.  For a doctor who does abortions ��� "abortion provider" is  the description she chooses ���  there are more than enough reasons to be cautious.  Although associated with the  Sunshine Coast, for the past four  years she's worked at a clinic in  the Lower Mainland where she  doea 20 lo 30 abortions a week,  along with other examinations  tad treatments in the area of  women's reproductive health.  It waa at a dink like this that  Dr. Gary Ronulis also worked,  before he wae shot recently at his  Vancouver home while silting  down to breakfast   -  No one knows yet who was  responsible for the gunshot,  which severed an artery in  Romalis' leg.  But the doctor agrees the  shooting hits dose to home.  It's incidents like this which  "have made us all look afresh at  what we do and what risk we  take," she says. "I am aware that  there is danger. At data I have  a feeling of fcsr."  Despite the fears, the doctor  says the shooting hasn't changed  her altitude to what she does. If  anything, ahe (ays, it's only  increased her conviction that  "terrorism will not interfere"  with her providing abortions.  "These legal health care services must be provided for those  women who seek them," she  says. She believes what she does  is in the best interests of both  individual women and of society.  One of the reasons she does it is  she wsnts the abortions done for  women to be safe ones.  "Unwanted pregnancies occur  despite all the knowledge we  have of contraception," she says.  "Women who find themselves  pregnant wilh an unwanted pregnancy should have a choice."  She remembers the first abortion she did: "My main feeling  was concern that I should do a  good job."  The women she sees in her  clinic come from a variety of  backgrounds, and range in age  from 12 to SO. Most are between  20 and 30. She doesn't know  how many are married, how  many are single, becsuse the  clinic doesn't ask its patients  those kind of questions.  She agrees the decisions faced  by many women who come to  her are not easy.  Often outside the clinic where  she works ihere are protesters on  the sidewalk. Sometimes there  are just two or Ihree. Sometimes  there are many more and "there  have been times when there's  been actual violence."  How does she respond to the  comments they make that abortion is murder, lhat she's killing  unborn children?  turn to doctor on page 2 Coast News, November 28, 1994  AGENCY DISCLOSURE  As of November 15, 1994, the rules  of real estate agency have changed in  our area. (Tlie rest of Canada changes January' 1, 1995.) Prior to the  change, the seller signed an agreement with an agency to pay a commission to that agent or any sub-agent that might participate in the sale  of their property. By law the agent  and the sub-agent were being paid  by the seller and owed their loyalty  to the seller.  Now we have change! The basis for  this is a new form of contract wherein the seller agrees that the selling  salesperson whether employed by  the selling agency or with another  finn may represent the buyer and still  participate in the commission, The  prerequisite for this is that prior to  any offer being presented, the Realtor must disclose which party to the  transaction they are representing,  hence, agency disclosure.  There 3 options within this system  and all parties must consent to the  lorm of representation.  1) agency - different Realtors with  different companies  2) dual agency - different Realtors,  or the listing salesperson, both with  the same company  3) no agency  Tlie key, however, is Disclosure;  whereby all parties know in advance  what the relationship with their Realtor will l>e as the different circumstances ari.se.  The hrothure "Working wilh a Real  Estate Agent" is a must for both buyers and sellers under the new system, and is available from any Realtor in BC. Thus brochure clarifies  agency relationships as they relate to  all real estate transactions involving  Realtors.  For a copy of the brochure and further information, contact...  Jon McRae at  Sussex Realty - Gibsons  886-2277 (office)  886-3999 (home)  VV\C\\\  v/\U\fV;yu-  -M  *t *\.i\ vrv*  .��* Lyn Vernon w,,^.., Josh Pineo  ad**Soundwaves Orchestra and Chorus  TickttPritit  $10 General Admission  $8 Child Ueedeedn  $2 rtbult for riimkrn  tmUbUttpayfamnet  Ticktb avatUbltfrom:  Ciibtom.('out Boolu,  Sayward Books  Sechek- Raven'i Cry Theatre,  Talewind Boob  Pemltr Harbour:  Reflections Hair Studio  Everything 1/2 Price *  Friday & Saturday,  Dec. 2nd & 3rd  9 "5pm ���Sf��k  * etwpt umi.'! g.irnH'iits  &!KW5SOliCS  Cowrie St.  885-2916  FXSUIOIW  at the Government Wharf  Friday, Doe. m at, *V pm.  OPEN HOUSE IN THE LANDING -  THURSDAY, DECEMBER 1st, 7-9 pm  Sponsored by the Gibsons Landing Merchants Association  LET US GIVE YOU A  HAND WITH YOUR  CHRISTMAS  .SHOPPING.  LARGE  SELECTION  New ft Used  Models Available  How about a  Cellular Phone  for that  special  person  In your  life?  CELLULAR PHONE  HEADQUARTERS  stJNCOASi  MOTORS  news  ��  ';-'���  ___  Explosives Canada expert and RCMP sel up lo detonate some ofthe blasting caps plaguing Sechelt.  Keith Thirkell photo  Government defends record  on monitoring of explosives  from page 1  "We examined one cap magazine that wasn't  even locked," said Button.  Burton said the police will continue to investigate and also plan to check storage at boat-accessible explosives sites up the inlets.  Following last week's check and seizures, however, police feel local sites are no longer a threat to  public safety.  Just days prior to Friday's announcements, several Sechelt residents criticized the mining department's lack of safety monitoring in a meeting with  Eric Beresford, regional mines manager.  Following the cancellation of Tri-Sil Minerals'  permit Nov. 25, Candace Kenyon, a spokeswoman  for the ministry, defended the government's record  of monitoring. "For the amount of resources our  ministry has, they do the best job they can," she  said. Kenyon said the same mine site previously  had a permit to sell explosives cancelled in 1992,  after problems were discovered by inspectors.  Ron Bauer, president of Tri-Sil Minerals, could  not be reached by press time, and no one else with  the company was prepared to comment.  Meanwhile, Burton said the names of the other  companies involved in the police investigation will  be released next week after owners have been notified and the charges formally recorded.  Investigation into BCs largest  chlorine-dioxide spill continues  by Darah Hansen  The investigation into the  largest toxic spill of its kind in  BC history continues at the  MacMillan Bloedel pulp mill in  Powell River.  And according to Mike  I Oirard, the conservation officer  * in charge of investigating the  j missive spill of chlorine dioxide, whether the company will  be charged in the incident may  not be known until well into the  new year.  "This is a very complex, very  involved investigation," Girard  said in an interview last week.  "The last thing I want to do is  just rush this thing  through...We're talking about a  significant company here. If we  decide to prosecute, we have to  make sure everything is together," he said.  Oirard declined to comment  on the current state of investigations, adding any such comments could "jeopardize" the  case.  . ~,.-TlH). incident occurred Oct.  17 after an explosion at the  MacMillan Bloedel mill caused  a massive spill of approximately  150,000 US gallons of chlorine  dioxide ��� a highly toxic chemical compound used in the mill's  bleaching process.  The spill, considered ^'significant" concern by the ministry of environment, forced the  immediate closure of kraft section of the mill for five days and  caused the provincial health  department to plan an emergency evacuation of residents living  around the mill site.  The evacuation plan was  deemed unnecessary after the  toxic chemical Was dumped into  the Strait of Georgia under the  charge of Ministry of Environment officials.  Contacted Friday, Nov. 25,  mill manager Norm Bush said  the clean-up at the pulp mill is  complete and the site is in full  operation.  He estimated the full cost of  the incident at just over $2 million.  Mill smell should dissipate soon  1117 SUNSHINE COAST HWY., (NEAR PRATT RD.) GIBSONS 886-8213 fTBT  That familiar pulp mill smell  that may have seemed two  familiar over the pasl two  months ��� at least to Gibsons  residents ��� should be coming  to an end soon.  Al Strang, environment  superintendent at Howe Sound  Pulp and Paper, said problems  with a boiler which resulted in  the emission of odorous sulphur  gas pollution should be fixed as  early as Sunday, Nov. 27.  Strang said mill work crews  discovered extensive problems  with the boiler in mid-October  while carrying out routine repair  work.  Strang said the boiler is the  second of a two-system process  used at the Howe Sound mill to  reduce sulphur gas emissions.  The initial system, which  according to Strang removes the  bulk of the gases, is still in full  operation.  The Ministry of Environment  has allowed the mill to emit the  Join us in celebrating our Christmas  OPEN HOUSE  At our new location  SHOW PIECE GALLERY  Sunday, Dec. 4th/94  1:30 ��� 3:30 p.m.  Drop in for hot cider &  refreshments & browse over  original paintings, hand  pulled serigraphs  and handcrafted gift items  by local artists.  Meet two local artists  GRETA GUZEK &  MORTGRAHAM  artists/ illustrators  OUR NEW LOCATION:  444 GOWER POINT ROAD, GIBSONS LANDING  (ACROSS FROM GIBSONS YACHT CLUB)  ���Show Piece Gallery ���  Open 7 days a week ���  Serving the Sunshine Coast 1984-1994 ��� 886-9213  RECYCLE THIS NEWSPAPER  gases into the environment without the second system so long as  it continues to meet the mill's  airboume pollution permit of 20  parts per billion of total reduced  sulphur, monitored on an hourly  rate.  And, according to officials  with the ministry who have been  monitoring the site, the mill has  managed to stay within permit.  Strang said repairs to the  boiler are costing the mill an  estimated $6 million.  Doctor  intent on  continuing  from page 1  "I don't respond to the anti-  choice comments," she says. "I  do not discuss issues with them  at all."  "For me, it is a question of  continuing to do my job."  Because nobody knows yet  who shot Dr. Romalis, she says  she doesn't know if the uti-  abortion movement is to Mame  for the shooting.  At the same time, "many anti-  choice groups have refused to  condemn it," she says, and "we  know there are anti-choice  groups who advocate just such  shootings." One positive move  she points out is the recenl government announcement of  increased security for clinics in  the form an anti-harassment task  force. "We're very much encouraged by this."  In the meantime she says  she'll continue to do her job of  providing abortions for women  who want them. "I have every  intention of continuing."  1  I Coast News, November 28,1994  opinion  Following  the healing  path to  Vancouver Bay  Native elders remember how they were beaten with  sticks or canes every time they tried to speak their own language. They remember the days when their baby brothers  or sisters were stolen, taken away by federal authority and  put in homes far from their birth place ��� a government-  sanctioned undertaking that carved an unforgetable chasm  among families. They remember grandmothers and blackberry jam. The elders remember stories, folklore, spirits.  Now both stories and elders are coming home. In far  away Vancouver Bay, native elders are giving their past to  youths in a program that will drastically alter the futures of  Native teenagers on the Sunshine Coast. The Healing Centre, tucked between snowy mountains and trees and loneliness, is a six week home for teenagers who have broken the  law, usually in a small way. And it is a place where Native  teenagers touch the rich history of their roots, where they  learn to love themselves first, then to love others around  them. It is a better history in progress.  Prison will not do that. Probation is laughable treatment.  The Healing Centre is goodness and hope. The sweat  lodges are spiritual encounters with the self. The stories of  yesterday are discoveries of the past, a lesson that casts a  needed light on a direction for tomorrow. The youths who  enter the Healing Centre will emerge as stronger adults,  people to become elders for their children.  Bypassing the trade  unions on the road  to nowhere  A controversial company is begining work on the Gibsons bypass this week, a company that has been much in  the news as a sore spot among the trade unions.  The company is TNL Construction and it has recently  made the headlines of the major Vancouver papers for  strife with the trade unions, particularly around Port  Alberni on Vancouver Island. .,..���... ^  We can only hope that the violence and tension of the J  Port Alberni situation will not in any, way, shape or form  be renacted on the Sunshine Coast.  For that matter, much of the problems on the Island  seem to be in reaction to circumstance rather than a  response to the quality of TNL's work ��� The problems  are based on the fact that the company is not unionized to  the same extent as the large trade unions. If that's the  case, if the problems on the island are simply a result of a  non-unionised company or "rat union" company out bidding the big unions, then so be it. On the Coast, TNL bid  on the bypass contract and won, and that is the long and  short of it.  TNL has also done much of the province's larger road  projects in the last couple of years, as well as having constructed the first phase of the bypass. If there was a problem with the quality of their work, then one would hope  the government would not continue to use them.  NEWS ITEM: TRI-SIL TO BE  CHARGED IN CASE OF  MISSING EXPLOSIVES  What's the true  story?  Commitment, yes, a distinct  need for the product, yes. Hell,  just based on historic record the  need for the Coast News should  be a given.  Bottom line: a distinct corporate reality, no doubt. Open up  the books, has the Coast News  been losing money or has the red  ink been put in the well since the  editor and a writer dared the  business community to sell  something other than really  imaginative T-shirts and tea  cups emblazoned with the words  Oibsons on them.  Has the crimson lacquer only  begun to flow since Lech Walesa. I mean Joel Johnstone beaded  the call from his comrades to  Hey listen, when a military  coup happens in some small  southern country say Doleville or  Guatemala, the first thing the  bastards do is shut down the  radio and newspaper because  ignorance is essential in controlling a docile populace.  Well, think about it.  MARK KENNY  Gibsons  A curious situation  It is a shame that Westmount  Press did not find il economically viable to remain in this community.  But it is curious that Coast  News was not put up for sale,  instead, completely closed down.  Have the employees been given  the chance to buy the name of  the paper, and any good-will that  may still exist?  Several questions beg to be  asked at this point:  ��� Who owns the name Coast  Newsl  ��� If Westmount Press had not  had to pay for wrongly-dismissed employees, would it have  achieved that sacred bottom line?  ��� Could an out-of-province  media cartel ever really understand the realities and dreams of  a small coastal community struggling with rapid growth and  increasing population?  ��� How could a Sechelt news-  . paper have the prescience to  establish a'Gibsons branch the  1 same week that 65 people had  their place of employment pulled  out from under their feet?  ��� Is the Coast Lightning really  out of the blue?  ��� How long does il take to  truly establish a community  newspaper? Twenty years? Fifty  years?  ��� Quis bene factum?  PAUL MCDONALD  Roberts Creek  Thank you for the  support  This year I came down with  life threatening cancer. I was  diagnosed with terminal squy-  mous-cell cancer of the neck and  head area. As a long term Coast  and northern interior hippy-type  person, I bravely struck out to  cure the cancer. I had just quali-  .g^.��.��n��9t|J.lieal*��aij(jiune  and was beginning a new fjreer.  I suffered through the' radiation and that is when I asked the  community of the Coast to help  me with the expenses not covered by our current medical: the  ozone treatments, immune boosters and an IV treatment. Dr. Jim  Chan has me on. I was doing  quite well until just recently  when I have come into the hospital for the first time.  At home I sincerely tried to  answer the letters as they came  in. The help was very needed and  the words of encouragement all  meant so much. From the $10  from the single mother to the  post dated cheques of a gentleman who may wish to be confidential I have appreciated it all  so much.  My biggest regret of course  was too much time in the city but  we can't be spoiled all of the  time. One thing we have on the  Coast now is a colon therapy  clinic now ran by Carolyo Lincoln. -   ���'������ ti -  This is of tremendous help to  a cancer patient because pain  killers cause severe constipation  and colon therapy of course takes  care of that in a very comfortable  way and can cost a little over  $100 a week.  Again thank you each and  every one who gave help to me.  I'm an orphan and a parent so  it's been a bit of a hard walk to  walk but I do believe we choose  the path. Quit smoking. Don't  keep resentments, griefs, deep  emotional pains.  Merry Christmas coming up.  To any friend I've neglected I  apologize, see you somewhere in  the future.  MARGARET MCKENNA  Gibeons  A techno-phobe speaks out in defence of pen and paper  Call this column a defence of pen and paper.  And maybe the old typewriter also.  I know these days it's out of fashion, but never  mind.  A few months ago, while moving some belongings, I came across a slash of old letters: sheets of  thin paper with blue and black ink scribbled across  them, folded in quarters and layered in old shoebox-  es. Altogether they dated back about 20 years. I  pulled some out the box and re-read them.  There were the long elegant loops of my father's  writing on blue air mail sheets. The careful printing  of a closest friend on a small piece of homemade  1 - paper. Scribbled notes inside a card. Cramped letters  pushed together on a sheet of brown onionskin.  The subjects were many: a car trip ihrough Italy,  an impending birth. The Northern Lights. An apology. Curious talismans of the past and my relationships with it, those letters are important enough for  me. to drag around in boxes year after year, re-reading Ihem occasionally.  II occurs to me, though, that they're also on their  way to being historical relics.  After all, nobody hand-writes or even types out  anything much anymore.  These days, unless it's being viewed on a video  screen or has been spat out of a printer it seems to  lack a certain interest, and even legitimacy.  Tint's too bad.  coast watch  While I can't claim to argue with Ihe obvious  convenience of keyboard, monitor and silicon chips,  I also can't help feeling there's something a little  soulless about our increasingly computer-generated  world.  Call me a Luddite, or a dinosaur caught blinking  at the oncoming headlights on the information highway, but even as a Generation Xer I have yel lo be  folly won over to the techno-thrills available on-line.  Yes, it's true electronic mail is cheaper lhan a  phone call and less time-consuming lhan a letter.  But it's also true lhat it lacks a certain grace.  Maybe il's the on-line company I keep, bul it  seems to me the general rule on the Internet is thai  people don't bother with formalities like "Dear", or  transitions between subjects.  There's also Ihis annoying expectation of immediate response, which didn't exist so much in Ihe  days of pen and paper. After all, there was Canada  jane seyd  Post to consider, plus a reasonable period of reflection and thinking about what you might say in  return.  Recently, some Nobel laureates were being interviewed on the radio who had ail done their award-  winning work before the days of the Internet and e-  mail. They were asked how they'd ever got by, if it  wouldn't be much easier these days. One man  responded lhat sometimes it's nol a such bad idea to  have a little time to yourself to Ihink things through  and lo "slew in your own juices."  Of course, being Ihe techno-phobe that I am at  heart, Ihere are other things that bug me aboul computer-assisted "material."  For one thing, I've noticed it tends to be long-  winded. It's easy lo write a lol on a computer, so  many people do.  There's also a strange false notion of perfection  which all that laser-printed, font-specified stuff gives  rise to. Pages coming out of a computer tend to look  nice, flawless in fact A lot of dumb ideas can look  pretty good with the aid of WordPerfect and a good  ink-jet It gives them a certain authority.  There are still occasional reminders, however, of  the way things used to be. Recently I came across a  letter lo Sechelt Council from a local lawn bowling  club. The letter had been typed. It began "Dear  Sin:" and progressed from ihere with an air of slight  formality. There were places where the ribbon had  bunched up, where letters had been X'd oul or typed  over for correction. It looked, in short, like it had  been written and produced by a human.  I know, of course, lhat I'm going against the tide  with these kinds of observations.  Recently, for instance, I got a press release from  the government, letting me know lhat legislation,  votes and proceedings from Victoria, including  Hansard, "will be freely available on the Internet."  Now call me a member of the mind-controlling  media, but I can't think of many things I'd less like  to read on a regular basis.  I know there will be Ihose who'll disagree. To  whom I'll I say "Fill your boots." (and let me know  if there's anything really interesting...)  Meanwhile, I'm going to get some plain writing  paper and a pen which hasn't run out of ink, because  the mailing deadlines for Christmas are approaching...  COAST^NEWS  Subsoictkui fares for  The CoAMftemttr tlte Wt**tattkr  Canada: 1 yMl ��� $35 ��� $2.45 CST - $37.45  b monlto ��� $20 ��� $1.40 CST - $21.40  f��W��n- I Vf ��� $'0 (No CST)  Ret No. 4702  Putjhshw  Jeannefta van Haftam  t.dttor  Stuart BurrwM*  The Sumhine Cout News it published on  Ihe Sumhine Coatt, B.C. every Monday by  Glstsford Frets Ltd.  Assoc*!** Put-ifi* Larry QMtt  S9I0S Manajw       ftroone Car lyiit-Smitn  Adymsing  Rsprsisnuttvti      Oardar Oar daruon  Hspottsrs  PhOtOQUepttSt  Production  Darah Hansen, Jana Soyd,  Sandra Smith. Mkt OKeoffo  jooUohmtone  Gibsons Office- 537 Ctvke Unt  Jantce Erknonds. Ellesn Muramguy  CoordiriStoi  Andy Jukes  Box 460, Gibsons, B.C., VON IVO  Offtcs Vsnsgsf  Anna Thomson  Producflon  Bev Shipley, Elizabeth Simpson  (604) M6-2622, Fu (604) 886-7725  SetheH Office - 5721 Cowrie St  Accounting  Otfct Stall  Susan Connor  Patricia Wolfe, Jeff Or ant.  LaMlnta Larson  Box 68, Sechdt, B.C. VON 3AO  -SsctHlt  Carol Qardetston  (604)885-3930,  Fax (604) 885-3954  | Kowcw��m��rt^'i^vV4*&W/V/v/\Ci��eirtWP��' |  The Sumhine Coast News is protected by copyright  and reproduction of any part of it by any means is  prohibited unless permission in writing is first secured  from Classford Press Ltd., holder of the copyright. Coast News, November 28, 1994  fl0WS  TNL to begin bypass work this week  by Darah Hansen  After Thursday's violence on the picket  lines in Port Alberni, TNL employees working on the Gibsons bypass say they'll be  keeping their heads low for awhile.  "We don't go looking for problems," said  Gary Procknow, manager of TNL Paving  Ltd, a branch of TNL Construction Ltd.  "We bid jobs competitively...[and] we  tackle the big jobs with a bunch of people  who want to get things done."  Procknow was in town last week to begin  work on phase II of the Gibsons bypass.  Phase II will effectively tie the already  existing portion of what is locally referred to  as the 'road to nowhere' from the Langdale  ferry terminal to Stewart Road, off North  Road in Gibsons. The contract stops short of  extending the bypass out to the highway  beyond Gibsons. It also includes plans to  expand the ferry terminal holding compound  'If we have a reputation, it's  not because we're bad, it's  because we get things done'  -Gary Procknow  to accommodate all ferry-bound traffic.  Procknow said TNL won Ihe most recent  contract with a bid of $4.6 million which,  along with Ministry of Transportation and  Highways mapping and survey work, brings  the total of the current project to $6.7 million. According to the same ministry, the  total cost ofcompletion of the bypass to  phase II is $17.9 million.  TNL Construction was the company  responsible for the original stretch of the  Gibsons bypass which was eventually abandoned after a funding freeze hit the ministry  in 1992.  In last week's interview, Procknow said  survey work on the completion of the bypass  will begin this week with "major activity"  starting up in January. He said the project  should be completed by the end of May.  Procknow said the company will employ  approximately 35 people on the job, of  which he hopes at least 30 per cent will be  local. "It's in our best interest to hire locally...we don't have to pay live-out  [allowance]," he said.  Meanwhile, answering to recent negative  remarks made by the provincial trades  unions regarding the quality of TNL's work,  Procknow was dismissive.  "Who's building the province?" he asked.  "Not the trades unions." TNL is the largest  road building contractor in the province with  1000 employees, he said.  "If we have a reputation, it's not because  we're bad, it's because we get things done."  Woodcreek sewage problems resurface  by Jane Seyd  In front of Robyn Reid, laid  out on her kitchen table in the  Woodcreek Park subdivision  near Gibsons, are stacks of newspaper clippings, engineering and  consulting reports, and letters to  government ministers.  Behind her, out across the  back yard and beyond the pampas grass, is the situation she's  spent so much energy and frustration on for the past two years:  the overflowing Woodcreek septic field, which al limes in the  last year has sent sewage flowing  across the back of her property.  By now, government officials  from the ministries of environment, health and the local regional district are well acquainted  with Ihe history of problems surrounding the failing Woodcreek  sewage system.  Many times Reid has hoped at  least one government department  would move to fix the problem.  "But so far nothing," she says.  "This is such a health problem. I don't know what they're  waiting for."  Reid says residents who live  on property backing on lo Ihe  offending septic field are "furi-  .,qus, absolutely furious" and. feel  . they 've been abandoned by gov-  "Here we are smelling other  people's dirt ��� excrement," she  says. "Why should we as taxpayers have to put up wilh this?''  Ten months have now passed  since a consultant appointed by  the Ministry of Health came up  wilh several recommendations  on how to solve the issue.  Among them was a statement  that both the developers of the  Robyn Held sorts through her septic files on Woodcreek sewage  woes. Joel Johnstone photo  property ��� Don and Shirley  Mclntyre ��� and the Ministry of  Environment were responsible  for the problem and should pay  to have the system brought up to  standard.  When thai report came out in  January, "we trusted them," says  Reid. "We believed they were  going to have this fixed."  So far, it hasn't happened.  According to regional district  director Jim Gurney, the developer of the subdivision has  agreed to put up $100,000 and  donate three acres of land  towards fixing the problem.  But the provincial Ministry of  Environment says it doesn't have  any money to put into Woodcreek. "We're still looking to Ihe  developer," says Jim McCracken, regional director for the ministry office in Surrey. "We think  it's his responsibility."  A series of environmental  charges laid by the ministry  against the developers are scheduled lo be heard in court in May.  Meanwhile, the regional district has applied for funding of  $150,000 under the Infrastructure  Works program. So far there's  been no word. "Then I read in  the headlines that Sechelt has  received one million (dollars),"  for Iheir sewer expansion, says  Reid.  "This is so unfair. Ours is a  health condition as well, and  maybe a little more serious.''  Dr. Paul Martiquet, chief  medical officer for the local  health department, says the situation has been a continued source  of frustration.  Currently, the sewage system  is being pumped out by the  , developer and nothing has been  | surfacing on the drain field, but  \ "conditions are getting wetter,"  warns Martiquet.  Another meeting between  health, environment and local  government officials on the topic  is to take place loday (Nov. 28).  "What we're trying to do is  move it up the priority list," says  Martiquet.  Meanwhile, Reid isn't convinced more meetings are about  to solve the problem.  SCRD reconsiders $25,000 workshop expense  Members of the Sunshine  Coast Regional District (SCRD)  are reconsidering hosting a  strategic planning workshop  after some directors expressed  concern over the cost of the six-  day program.  The workshop, which came  before the SCRD board for  Charges  laid in  Gibsons  sexual  assault  Gibsons police say charges  have been laid against two Gibsons men after a leenaged girl  reported being sexually assaulted last month.  The assault is alleged to  have taken place in a secluded  area near the lop of School  Road in the early afternoon of  Oct. 24.  A knife is also alleged to  have been used in the attack,  but has not been recovered by  police.  Corporal Robin Blair of the  Gibsons RCMP detachment  said as far as police are aware,  there were no witnesses to the  alleged sexual assault. Blair  said the girl knew the men who  allegedly attacked her.  Charged with sexual assault  in the incident are Johnathan  Luck Weatherill, 19 and Robert  James Knowles, 18.  The two are expected to  make their next court appearance in December.  approval Thursday, Nov. 24,  will cost $25,000.  According to Sechelt mayor  Earl Basse, the money will  cover the hours of preparation  work as well as actual sessions  put on by two management consultants hired from the firm  Chowne Beatson Hoogstra.  SCRD director Brett  McGillivray and Gibsons mayor  Eric Small questioned the need  to pay what amounts to $150 per  hour for the consultants preparation time.  "When you hire someone to  do a job, you pay them to do  that job," Small said.  Basse said the strategic planning workshop is "essential" to  the SCRD staff and directors to  establish long-term goals and  objectives as well as formulate a  mission statement.  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"  imwrwrnmimmrm  **a*7i  -ZVPPWiq  MARINA  TOTAL SHOPPING  7 DAYS A WEEK  Wc cany fuel products  83-22��  WrrRTHS  MADEIRA  MARINA  Hugh W. Jones  LAWYER  883-9525  To Advertise  in this Directory  phone Janice  at 885-3930  MICHAEL C CROWE  Baniatcr ��� Solicitor  Noory Pufclk  Petti��� Harbour Legal Services  12874 Madeira Park Rd..  Madeira Park  883-9875  G. FULTON HEATING  OIL BURNER SERVICE  ANNUAL CHECKING & CLEANING  EMERGENCY SERVICE  885*2293  ���tansssssBsn  rtttrrrmrtmnrrc'CT  eindaie  Tar A Gravd, Shakes, Shingles,  Metal Rood. Torch On, Duroida  8823303  LOWING!  WELDING LTD.  Garden Bay ��� 883-9122  Fabrication ��� Welding  Sandblasting  Aluminum ��� Stainless Steel  Ray Hansen  Trucking  & Contracting  Gravel, Clearing  Septic Systems  883-9222  To List in this Directory  phone 885-3930  Hospitality, helpfulness Pender-style  It started out as a miserable  day. A burst pipe in the laundry  room had left Ihree inches of  water on the floor. After spending the afternoon wiping up and  wringing out, my spirits dampened as much as my floor, the  plumber arrived.  In short order the pipe was  fixed and our conversation  turned to more important matters  ... like fishing. It seemed my  plumber knew where to catch  "Mr. Big." My eyes brightened,  my spirits lifted, and suddenly I  was all ears. "Yup, all you need  is a red buzzbomb," he said,  "and you'll be canning salmon  before you know it."  Bright and early the next  morning, I began my quest for  the Holy Grail of fishing lures,  the Red Buzzbomb. My first  stop was Lowe's Marina.  Though sympathizing with my  plight at not having caught even  one salmon this year, he could  only say, "Nope, haven't got a  red one. Will a pink do?" Not  being an optimist, I took it for  backup.  My next stop was Marina  Pharmacy. Technically speaking,  readers write  not a tackle shop, but the owner  had lived here some years. Surely he would know where a guy  could find a Red Buzzbomb. The  owner wasn't in, but a helpful  employee said she'd call over to  Madeira Marina for me. "It's no  trouble," she said. "I've got to  let them know their pictures are  ready anyway." The answer  came back. No Red Buzzbomb  there.  Off to A&C Building Supply,  where an employee took pity on  a dejected-looking customer and  suggested I try Headwater Marina.  Headwater Marina didn't  have a tackle shop, but the fellow in the repair shop said,  "Why not try Bill in the office?  He might know where you could  find one." 1 thanked him kindly  and headed for the office, without much hope that a Red  Buzzbomb could be found any  where. Bill chuckled and said,  "You know, I think I've got a  buzzbomb in my tackle box.  Let's take a look." Sure enough,  there was one. It was green.  "Just take this," he offered kindly. I protested that I just couldn't  take his hard earned buzzbomb  without paying for it, so I paid  him the current buzzbomb rate  and thanked him, saying only,  "Too bad it's not red."  "I'll tell you what," he said.  "Why not lake it up to the shop?  Mark's bound to have some red  paint up there, I'll bet he can fix  her right up for ya."  Well, Mark did have some  red paint. Some scarlet red spray  paint. He not only painted my  green buzzbomb red, he sent me  out the door with the can of red  spray paint. "Just in case she  needs a touch up later," he said.  The elusive Red Buzzbomb  was finally mine. Holding it  greedily, I hopped into my car  and hurried toward the  plumber's secret fishing spot. In  my left hand I held the sticky,  wet, toxic smelling, but beautiful, Red Buzzbomb out of the  window to dry in the breeze,  while visions of Baked Salmon  with Mustard Dill Sauce danced  in my head.  When I arrived, the beautiful,  shining, silver salmon were  jumping right out of the water. I  was mesmerized.  I spent the rest of the day  casting my Red Buzzbomb while  the salmon, obviously unimpressed, virtually ignored it.  Never caught a blessed thing,  but while I fished I had a lot of  time to think about all of the  kind, friendly people of a little  place called Madeira Park who  made an extra effort to try to  help a guy who just wanted to  catch a fish. It reminded me of  why I like to live here.  Of course, it also gave me a  lot of time to think about how I  was going to get even with the  plumber...  V.L. SIRIANNI  Madeira Park  letters  Library rebuttal  rebuttal  Ian Morrow's 'rebuttal' as to  the differences between this area  and the Okanagan makes a  cogent and valid point.  I say that humbly, as it is the  same point my letter made. He  details a litany of failed attempts  to have the residents and governments each of the local  municipalities and regional  areas cooperate in setting up  regional programs and facilities  and says that this makes us different. I agree.  So far, no area has been willing to give up the chance of  building its own little sandcastle.  When do we grow up and  leun to share one big sandbox?  Ian Morrow says the "vast  distances" involved on the Sua-'  shine Coast work against  regionalism.  Insofar as library facilities  go, there is no logic to this. We  are a much smaller area geographically than, for instance,  the Okanagan.  Moving books and other  library material from one library  facility to another should be no  big deal.  There is some validity to the  argument that recreational facilities cannot all be centred in one  place due to distances, but the  same does not apply for a series  of regional libraries and reading  rooms with a central location for  storage and distribution.  Lastly, I agree that new facilities must be designed functionally.  They do not need to be monuments, however, especially if  we focus on a number of smaller  local facilities serviced together  ' regionally.  MIKE WELSH  Sechelt  jTomToolery  Reforming Duncan's  comments  Contrary to the impression  given in Jane Seyd's article  "Duncan critical of federal  spending," the Coast News, Nov.  7, the funding received by West-  em Canada Wilderness Committee (WCWC) from the Canadian  International Development  Agency (CIDA), our federal foreign aid agency, is not being  used to fight our battle against  the big BC forest companies. We  raise the money for that campaign work straight from concerned Canadian citizens.  While MP John Duncan complained about misinformation in  his Nov. 3 press release, the facts  he presented in the release were  wrong. Duncan claims that the  WCWC received $300,000 from  the CIDA in 1991. Actually,  WCWC received about $75,000  that year.  Those funds were put into a  separate WCWC bank account  and spent on research into  remaining natural areas in Latin  America, most of which was carried out by our southern partners.  This is foreign aid.  Canadians are world leaders  in environmental research and  education, areas which are  becoming increasingly important  due to the global biodiversity crisis, global warming, the thinning  of the ozone layer and other serious environmental problems fac-  DISTRICT OF SECHELT  NOTICE TO RESIDENT ELECTORS AND  NON-RESIDENT PROPERTY ELECTORS  OF THE DISTRICT OF SECHELT  This is a reminder of the changes in the Municipal Act which apply to the by-election for School  Trustee advertised in a separate notice in this newspaper.  QualHIcatlone tor a Resident Elector an:  (a) on general voting day you must be eighteen yeara ol age or older (changed from the  minimum ot nineteen years of age);  (b) a person MUST be a Canadian citizen;  (c) a person must have resided in British Columbia in accordance with the rules for  determining residence under Section 53 of the Municipal Act for at least six months  immediately preceding the day of registration;  (d) a person must have resided in the area in which the vote is taking place in accordance  with Section S3 of the Municipal Act for at leaat 30 dayt immediately preceding the day  of registration (reduced from three months in the previous legislation);  (e) you must not be disqualified by the Municipal Act or any other enactment from voting in  the election.  OuelHIcatlone tor Non-Raaldent Property Electora are:  (a) a person must not be entitled to register as a resident elector;  (b) a person must be eighteen year* of age or older on general voting day (changed from  nineteen years ot age);  (c) a person MUST be a Canadian citizen;  (d) a person must have resided in British Columbia in accordance with Section 53 of the  Municipal Act tor at least six months immediately preceding registration;  (e) a person must be registered owner of the real property used lor qualification at least 30  daya immediately preceding the day of registration (this is new in that there was no time  requirement in the previous legislation);  (()      a person must not be disqualified under the Municipal Act or any other act (rom voting in  an election.  Certification of Non-Realdent Property Elector*:  (a) In order to vote on advance voting days (January 11th and January 13th, 1995) or on  general voting day (January 21 st, 1995) property electors MUST apply for a Non-Resident  Property Elector Certificate from the Municipal Clerk or another official authorized by the  Clerk before January 6.1MS (14 dave before general voting tS.y\  (b) If more than one Individual is registered as an owner ot the real property only one  Individual is entitled to vote with the written consent of a majority of all other registered  owners that are on the title including the person requesting registration.  IMPORTANT.  There are no longer any tenant electors or corporate votea.  Anne Pressley  Chief Election Officer  Donations Needed  for kids 0-12  Christmas Shopping Day ��� Dec. 17  (^hamJc-'urHt  g��iM** coon  HELP THEt  Donation*    866-2488 or Box S9S  <"0ec. 14-28 J>  BANK  ing us all today.  Our work has received recognition for its excellence; in fact,  CIDA initially released information about our project because it  is considered to be a success  story.  Like many Canadians, we are  happy that our federal government has diverted some money  into a program, the Environment  and Development Support Program (EDSP), which provides  small grants to dozens of environmental projects, including  ours aimed at helping resolve  earth's environmental crisis. It  takes vision and guts for the federal government to fund projects  which do run counter to the traditionally-funded overseas development mega projects - projects  which have typically failed to  create truly sustainable jobs and  in fact have sometimes created  environmental problems.  Perhaps Duncan would be so  kind as to inform the public how  much MacMillan Bloedel, where  he worked as a forester for at  least 15 years before his elections as an MP last year, and  other multinational forest companies have received from the federal and provincial governments  to promote clear-cutting in BC to  clients overseas. We have heard  that this sum is in the order of $8  to $10 million annually.  Hopefully the information  Duncan provides on this topic  will be closer to the truth than the  'information' in the Nov. 3 press  release. Canadian taxpayers may  also want to know how much  time and money ex-Mac Bio  employee Duncan is now using  from his MP's budget to attack  organizations which are critical  of Mac Bio's activities.  Is this not a "gross mis-management of the taxpayers  money" and a conflict of interest  to boot?  ADRIANE CARR,  Executive Director  WCWC International WILD  Campaign  DISTRICT OF SECHELT  BY-ELECTION FOR SCHOOL TRUSTEE  NOTICE OF NOMINATION PERIOD  Public notice is hereby given to the electors of the District of Sechelt that a general local election will  be held on Saturday, January 21,1995 to elect one School Trustee for the balance of the 1995 and  1996 School Board terms.  This election is being called because of the resignation ot a School Board Trustee.  Nominations tor qualified candidates will be received during the following times at the District of  Sechelt, Municipal Hall, 5545 Inlet Avenue, Sechelt, B.C.  Tueaday, December 6,1994 9:00 a.m. - 5:00 p.m.  Monday to Friday from December 7th, 1994 to December 15th, 1994      8:00 a.m. - 5:00 p.m.  Friday, December 16,1994 8:00 a.m. - 4:00 p.m.  Nomination documents are available at Municipal Hall during regular business hours.  NO NOMINATIONS WILL BE ACCEPTED AFTER 4:00 p.m., FRIDAY, DECEMBER 16,1994.  REGISTER OF ELECTORS  The register ot electors for Sechelt consists of the Provincial Voters List for Sechelt as at 52 days  before the election AND the register of non-resident property electors prepared for the civic election  of November 20,1993. You may check that you are on the register of electors by visiting Municipal  Hall from December 6,1994. To be added as an elector, please see the separate notice in this newspaper.  Further information on the requirements and procedures tor making a nomination and other election  matters may be obtained by contacting the Chief Election Officer at 885-2880 or 885-1986.  Anne Pressley  Chief Election Officer Coast News, November 28, 1994  Healing  centre  brings  change,  hope  from page 1  The pipe must be blessed,  Lacerte says, and dips it  four times through the  smoke of burning sage brush,  first from east to west and then  all four directions of the  medicine wheel. "Always go the  way of the sun, starting in the  east, in the beginning," he says.  Everyone files into the small  dome, built by Lacerte and the  teens from willow branches and  tarps. Two boys shovel the hot  lava rocks from beneath the fire  and carry them into the lodge.  Inside, it is darker and hotter  than I have ever known. I wonder if I will lose my sense of  gravity and recognize the security that comes with this kind of  darkness. Something may happen here which is unbenownst  to me.  The rattles start to shake as  the medicine man sings. Voices  join in and I am surrounded by a  powerful wailing. There is commotion in the dome as an eagle  wing wafts hot steam over me  and, I presume, the rest of the  people crouched beside me in  the circle, though I can't see any  of them.  When I come out, I am invigorated and very clear-headed.  . In a voice that seems to  shake with newfound courage,  one boy tells me how important  the sweat lodge has been for  him.  Look who's "40'  Carol - our first born  on November 30th  Love Always,  Granny & Grumpa  (alias Mom & Dad)  Nathan Joe plays cards during his "time" at the Swawkwe'ehm Healing Centre. Derek McNaughton photo  "I feel the presence of the  ancestors coming and leaving,"  he says. "My problems come  out when I'm in there, but I still  feel like maybe sometimes,  when I come outside, all the  problems go back in me....The  circles are the toughest���to  share what's inside���but it's  getting easier. I can feel myself  changing. Others say they've  noticed it and I see others are  changing too. I think I'll be sad  to leave. I'm getting to know all  my cousins here."  The first week they  focussed on building trust  among themselves and  with the counselors, Daryll  Ross, Nancy Waskewitch and  Paul Mckay. It was preparation  for the second week when they  entered the sweat lodge and  sharing circles daily.  "We built this program by  dealing with a lot of the failures  of other adolescent programs.  The spiritual component is really important and I'm positive  it's going to work," says Ross,  the program director and head  counsellor.  At 34, the Alberta native has  lived on the street for 20 years  and has all the scars of the experience to share. He is indebted  to a medicine man for saving his  life and wants to do the same for  these kids.  The elders' involvement is  integral to the program, as is the  involvment of the kids' parents,  he says. Back home in Sechelt,  the families are participating in  community-based counselling  which is a condition of the program. A desire to change is  another condition for participants���no one is forced into the  program.  The Sechelt Indian Band will  offer the program to their own  "troubled" youth this first year  and next year will open the  Swawkwe'ehm Healing Centre  to other Native youth with referrals. Priority will go to the  Sechelts, Coast Salish people  second and other First Nations  youth after that.  Eventually, the band aims to  extend the invitation to "troubled" kids of any race or culture.  counrt notes  I Calling In false alarms  I A Sunshine Coast man who  accompanied police as a "ride  along" during a shift last spring  later confessed to phoning in a  false accident report which sent  RCMP and three ambulances  racing to a scene near Trout  Lake.  The same man also admitted  calling in false reports of a car  fire and a bush fire to the  Sechelt fire department from  pay phones in the town.  On Tuesday, Edward Frank  Simpkins was fined $600 and  put on one year probation after  pleading guilty to charges of  placing false messages before  Judge Shirley Giroday in  Sechelt provincial court.  Simpkins was also fined  $100 for failing to appear in  court on the charges on a previous occasion.  During the sentencing hearing Tuesday, court was told  Simpkins had accompanied  police on their shift the night the  false accident wat reported.  Later, however, one of the officers remembered Simpkins had  been out of the office at the time  the call was received.  At first, Simpkins denied  making the calls and offered to  take a lie-detector test. The test  was arranged by police, and  Simpkins failed it. He then confessed to making the call.  break and enter  Two 14-year-old boys  received orders to perform community work service of 30 hours  each and were put on probation  for 10 months after pleading  guilty to breaking and entering a  house in Sechelt Aug. 8.  Court was told the boys were  discovered after the homeowner  got a call from a neighbour and  returned home to find them still  the house.  Court was told the boys have  no previous record.  A third boy involved in the  incident is scheduled to appear  in court Dec. 1.  O  Sunshine Kayaking Ltd. &  Rainbow Voyager Charters  offer  Winter colonies of  Golden Eyes, Marbled  Murrelets, Scoters, Oyster  Catchers, Harlequins,  Western Grebes,  Cormorants, Eagles, Pigeon  Guillemots, Old Squaws,  Surf Birds, Black Turn  Stones, to name some of the  more common varieties.  These guided day  tours can be experienced  aboard our motor launch or  by sea kayak.  n��lane,Gib��oniHorbour  ��� Sunshine Coait K  Call: 1-604-886-9760  LEAP INTO CHRISTRfASGIVING  Thursday December 1st  "Hip Hip for Grey"  Seniors Day  Saturday December 3rd  "Don We Now Our Gay  Apparel"  3 Fashion Workshops  with Denise Cameron Taylor  11*4*1*30 ��� |.li4] ��� 2:30-3: U  Do you bat* a piece of clothing tlmt does not work for you?  Bring It along and ban Denise Incorporate It Into your  uvrdrobe"  Sunday December 4th  "Snacks with Santa"  at Gussy's ��� 2-4pm  Free Hot Dog* for Kids under 5  COME ft JOIN THE FUN AT  Dick & Lucy Wright  Congratulations  on your  Golden 50th  Wedding Anniversary  From Family &  Friends  Just  arrived:  BIRD  FEEDERS  Buckerf ield's  Complete Une of Animal Feeds  for all your feathered friends:  ��� wild bird mix ��� finch mix  ��� canary mix ��� pigeon mix  ��� peanuts ��� Niger  ��� cockatiel mix ��� millet &  sunflower seeds  ��� parrot food ��� budgie mix  Hours : Mon.    Sat. l>    (>  MASON HILLS FEED & TACK  S.NSJ M.ison Uo;ul. \\ (M S< c licit NHS T  RECYCLE WIS NEWSPAPER  PPPWF  A  Levis  FOR  CHRISTMAS  GIVING  LEVI'S  RED TAB SHIR IS  RH)TAB|EANS  The great thing abau  a Red Tab  Denim  shirt for Da<r*s . . .  Il's always easy to  find matching pants!  HIGHWAY 101 ��� UPPER GIBSONS  1*1 LOCALLY OWNED & OPERATED  O WORKWEN?  /IK WORLD  HOURS:  Monday - Saturday 9:30-5:30 ��� Sundays 11-3  Gibsons Dec 1 & 2 rill 9pm ��� Sechelt Dec 2 rill 7pm  Gibsons #308 Gower Pi Rd 886-4626 ��� Sechell Cowrie St 885-5858 Coast News, November 28, 1994  Gibsons Park Plaza  '^HOMETOWN  PIUHID  ik. Mon   I'ri!��tl, Sal, Sun At Holidays !M>  To Thank You for shopping at our store  during our third year, we are having an  ANNIVERSARY PARTY, DECEMBER 1, 2 jl 3  Come and join In our celebration and take advantage of many incredible  savings.  Bring the whole family for free Birthday Cake and coffee! The fan starts at 9am,  December 1st with Senior's Day. Seniors will receive 10% off their grocery order  excluding tobacco.  At this time of year we wish to express to you, our valued customers, sincere  gratitude for your patronage throughout our third year of business in this  growing community of Gibsons.  We look forward with great anticipation to serving you once again during 1995.  Our family and staff would like to wish you and yours a very Merry Christmas  and a Happy, Healthy and Prosperous New Year!  HAPPY HOLIDAYS  Robert and Nancy Hoy  Ll* Coast News, November 28,1994  community  Madeira Park elementary students reach their own conclusions about the Mighty Morphin Power Hangers. Mike O'Keeffe photo  Verdict is in ��� Power Rangers too violent  byMlkeO'KeelTe  If the people of Madeira Park  had their way, the Mighty Morphin Power Rangers show would  be taken off the air, according to  a recent student survey.  Grade 4 and S students at  Madeira Park Elementary School  have concluded an in-depth  study of the controversy surrounding the show as part of a  media-studies unit. Last week  they surveyed 133 residents at  their information booth outside  the local grocery store.  The display featured newspaper and magazine clippings  about the show and some of the  information and opinions the students had compiled. Passersby  were shown a video of the show  and asked to vote on whether or  not it should be taken off the air.  H The Canadian Broadcast  Standards Council recently  labelled the Power Rangers too  violent for children. That  prompted at least one network to  cancel the show and another to  have it altered.  But adults in Medeira Park  voted overwhelm- _____  ingly to pull the  show. Of Ihose surveyed, only 32  favoured keeping  the Power Rangers  on the air.  The results suited grade-S student _____  Steven Baulne, who  called the show "violent and  fake." He said he has heard of  people being seriously injured  while imitating the Power  Rangers' martial arts stunts.  "Some people have had limbs  broken, and another guy was  kicked in the throat and almost  died,'' said Baulne, adding he has  seen ywwer children at his  school tmiWing the show.  'Some people  have bad limbs  broken'  ���Steven Baulne  Cassandra Clair agreed, saying the show is "stupid" and too  violent for TV.  But Liam Gadsby said the  Power Rangers are "cool" and  _______    should stay on the  air, though he  admitted that he  has to go to his  cousin's house to  watch it. He said  his cousin is a  "Power Rangers       addict."  Teacher David  Barnum said that studying the  controversy in the news media  has hightened his students'  awareness of current events.  After teaching them to read the  newspaper, Barnum is now  teaching them how to write  newspaper articles. In past years,  students have produced a  "spoof > newspaper callo* tb��  Daily Fib, 'said Barnum, atMlng   '  Scouts hold Creek general meeting  that his class might produce a  similar publication this year.  Baulne and classmate Thomas  Duncan said that reading the  newspapers and watching news  broadcasts is habit forming. They  said they were disappointed by  the recent strike at the Pacific  Press because they were unable  to get up-to-date news from the  Vancouver Sun and the Province.  Baulne said he was amazed at  the amount of press devoted to  the Power Rangers issue.  "It seemed like every day  there was something new to  write about," he said.  The students also watched  talk shows and listened to open-  line radio shows about the Power  Rangers and Ihe issue of violence  on television and its effect on  behaviour. Barnum noted that  ��ome parents would not let their  l^Udren watch' the Power  'Hanpfs even in the classroom.  \  The annual general meeting  of the Sunshine Coast District  Council of Scouts Canada was  held at Camp Byng on Tuesday,  Nov. 15.  The highlight of the evening  was the presentation by Venturers of the first Gibsons group.  Two of them, Ericha Delaney  and Trevis McGuire reported on  their participation in Adventrek,  a week long canoe expedition  among the islands of Kayuquot  Sound on the west coast of  northern Vancouver Island,  along with their advisor Rod  Moorcrofl and several other  Venturer companies from various parts of the province.  The reports from the groups  were very positive about the  year just concluded and about  the prospects for the upcoming  year.  The regional commissioner,  Brian Clarke, commented on the  wide range of activities which  had been undertaken by  Beavers, Cubs, Scouts and Venturers of the district during the  year.  The high level of training  undertaken by the various leaders and committed to by many  of the new leaders, served well  for Ihe quality of programs for  the youth members.  He also noted the enrollment  growth in the district was well  above the regional average,  though he regretted we had not  yet succeeded in restarting the  Halfmoon Bay group.  Other events of note were the  presentation of a Warrant of  Appointment to Scouter Brad  Palm denoting his successful  experience over the past two  years, a Gilwell woggle to Sean  Huggins, a 10 year service  medal to Rod Moorcroft and a  40 year service pin to Vice President Bob Adams (by 60 year  member Tom Collins).  Reports on successful district  events were given by various  leaders, Vic Bonaguro on the  Kub Kar Rally and apple day,  Katharine Trueman on'the dis-;.  trict  beaveree and Myrna  MacLennan on the, district  cuboree.  The following were elected  or re-elected for the coming year '  by acclamation. President: Roy  Mills; vice-president, Bob  Adams; past president, Vic  Bonaguro; treasurer, John  Pritchard; members at large Bill  McKee, John Mackenzie-  Moore, Harry Hall and Wendi  Rotluff.  CRUISE HOLIDAYS  ���        cordially invites you io attend a  Gala Cruise Nighl  , featuring our special group departure to lhe  MEDITERRANEAN ROMANCE  December 4,1994 - 2 p.m.  Waterfront Cenlre Hotel  900 Canada way Place, Vancouver B.C.  * Royal Cruise Line  R.S.V.P.  BY NOVEMBER 3004  invitation must be presented  Cruise Holidays - SunshineCoasi  5517 Wharf,-sechell, B.C.  Phone:j88fr6964 or or 1-800-661-2780  Refreshments ��� Door Prizes  Departure May 20,1995  LOGS  WANTED  Competitive Prlcee  886-7033  ICBC - AUTOPLAN - MOTOR VEHICLE  EFFICIENT FRIENDLY SERVICE b.  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Robots Cieek 885-3400  Halfmoon Bay Slore. Halfmoon Bay 885-8555  Coaii Books. Gibsons 886-7744  Saywari Books Sunnycrest Mall. Gibsons 866-3626  Sav* $2, buy In idvinctl 10        Coast News, November 28,1994  VINYL SIDING  Aluminum Soffits, Patio Covers t Railings  Vinyl Sundeck Flooring, Window t Handrail Coverings.  ALWEST  HOME SERVICES  '#108 -5530 Wharf St. Sechelt  IN REAR OF NEW WHARF ST. PIAZA  VISIT OUR SHOWROOM ANYTIME    Jim Mn 885-4572  community  Wilson Creek  Gallery & Framing  < SPECIAL*  ALL SUNFLOWER IMAGES  sggoo  Framed  o  Images by.  Georgia O'Keeffe  Vinceni Van Gogh  Larry Sicphanson  Linda Dayan  O  Lusi day io oider Irom  catalotjue in limejor  Christmas is wrc.8  Wilson Creek Plaza  885-0877  george In glbsons  by George Cooper  The first printed news in West  Howe Sound was a weekly the  Eagle. "Using foolscap size  paper and a mimeograph  machine," says Frank Wyngaert  in his Wesl Howe Sound Story,  "the Reverend CO. Darby in the  fall of 1930 circulated some  measure of news." The Eagle  died in 1931 when the bishop  removed the young Anglican  minister.  Another newspaper on Ihe  Sechelt Peninsula that lasted a  scant three months in 1939 was  published by Terence and Kathleen O'Neil in Roberts Creek. A  six page weekly.  In 194S Al Alsgaard of Powell River and Ernie Pan-Pearson  of Sechelt founded the Coast  News with an editorial office in  Halftnoon Bay and with printing  done in Powell River.  In 1948 Claude Hoodspith of  West Vancouver began to publish the Peninsula Times from an  office in Gibsons. Then in 1950  Sam Nutter and Bill Sutherland  purchased the Coast News and  "arranged for the absorption of  the Peninsula Times, and  installed a flat-bed press." (Wyngaert)  In 1954 a newspaperman of  many years experience in Regina  purchased the Coast News. This  was Fred Cruice who, with wife  Dorothy and son Ron, and along  with press operators Leo Daoust  and Norm Geoghegen, did all the  operations from editing and  ONLY24 SHOPPING DAYS LEFT BEFORE CHRISTMAS  and we'r^fl puttins it all on   - ilu  ,>\;>itt  Every chair, sofa, mattress, loveseat,  fridge, stove, dishwasher, T.V., VCR, coffee table  iStore-wide!  Tables &Chair5  our#1 selling  set with large  ri" *' ���"' -   tableand  4 tilt chairs  $86jr>��  Lazy-Boy  Recliner  Sale Price  Leather  Chair  Ottoman  $199"��  Please help the food bank. Come to Fumitureland and deposit  your donation for the Food Bank, we will enter you in our special  draw. For a g__ia~i away vacation. Draw date-Dec 10/94  $#���  v  Sofa bed Starting from  $39<T double  HOUS  MM  Shoppers had lots lo chose from it the Artisan's Fair, an  products Friday and Saturday al Sunnycrest Mall.  reporting to the actual printing.  In 1975 Fred retired turning  over the newspaper part to Ron  and selling the presses and the  job printing part to staff member  Ron Slack.  Before long a consortium of  Coast residents took over under  the name of Glassford Press.  And it is as Glassford Press that  WestMount Press is closing the  business down.  Dorothy Cruice, who will be  90 next March recalls her 20  yeara with the Coast News, retiring a year before Fred, "Despite  the headaches of the business, I  did enjoy my years with the  Coast News. We got some real  office space when we put up the  building where the Coast News is  presently located. That was six  years after our arrival here."  Although Fred's reporting of  council meetings and school  board meetings was always precise and fair, there were other  events that all too often had  slight errors. His "Oops"  announcements to correct some  point in a previous report became  well known and his newspaper  was often referred to humorously  as the "Oops Gazette".  5605 Sunshine Coast Hwy., Sechelt ��� 885-5756  iMfX  only *UO complete ��� Res. to $145  Choose ANY SWANK FRAME  with anti scratch coating on regular plastic lenses  For nWomfeaMtf Polycarbonate lenses add $15  eVfrOSAL OPTICAL  presentation of local handcrafted  Joel Johnstone photo  "There was very little advertising by local businesses in  those days," said Dorothy, "and  often enough Fred and 1 took no  salary but the staff were always  paid on time.  "I remember the time we  reported a house fire the very day  it happened. A house nearby  caught fire on a Wednesday, our  publishing day, and Fred quickly  removed a block of type for the  front page to make way for a  brief report on the fire. Readers  were astonished that we could  get the news in almost the  moment it happened."  Red Cross  improves  ties on  Sunshine  Coast  ;i..:  mminAi**A\MiAmwM<mmi.iLMi  WHWWW  We're out to meet you!  Meet with JOHN CAWKER on  WEDNESDAY, DECEMBER 7,1994  fa amm iii m��**-ui, cal tu-7791  '*  arrange an appointment  to discuss financing and  management seivices.  (counselling, planning  few *ys. Call today and ' and training).  CoMtocdtoywvsacccu  The Federal Business Development Bank representative  will be paying your community a visit in the next  #  '/  LaBanqueofficses  sovicB dans te deux  lingua offioelles.  OB di��h>i������i����* I��X'iiWionni MUU Canada  "Recently members of the  Canadian Red Cross Society,  Pacific Region's Community  Task Force met in Gibsons with  representatives of several community-based organizations.  Committee members gave an  overview of the structure of the  Red Cross, its principles, programs and services which may  be of interest or assistance to  the community programs.  International Services, First  Aid, Emergency Services and  Water Safety were discussed.  In turn the participants from  Gibsons and Sechelt described  their community structure and  the organizations which they  already have in place.  The task force mandate is to  devise a strategy to ensure that  all residents of the Pacific  Regional have access to Red  Cross programs and services.  Bistritt of g>Ptl) clt  P.O.BaM2��,6545lnMAvenua,Sedielt,B.C.V0N3AO Telephone(604)886-1966 Fax:(604)885-7591  MUNICIPAL MEMO  REGULAR COUNCIL  Novambtrt994  Wadnaaday, Dacambar 7th and 21th,  1994 at 7:30 p.m. In the Council  Chamber, Municipal Hall, S54S Inlet  Avenue.  Attention:  All Contractors  Office Hours -Christmas 1994  Please note that the District of Sechelt  Municipal Offices will be CLOSED the  week of Monday, December 26th to Friday,  December 30th, 1994. Please schedule  your requests for inspections accordingly.  Thank you for your cooperation.  John Wright  Chief Building Inspector  NOTICE re:  NOISE BYLAW  Novambar 1994  The District of Sechelt has recently adopted  a new Noise Bylaw. The following are Items  of particular interest to our residents:  ��� Construction noise is not permitted  between the hours of 9:00 p.m. and 7:00  a.m. from Monday to Saturday, or before  9:00 a.m. or alter 5:00 p.m. on a Sunday or  other holiday.  'Business construction nojsg Is not  permitted at any time on a Sunday or other  holiday.  ���No unreasonable noise is permitted at any  time that would disturb a neighbourhood -  such as machine noise, sound equipment or  animal cries.  ��� Quiet hours must be maintained between  the hours of 11:00 p.m. and 7:00 a.m. from  Monday to Saturday, or from 11:00p.m. to  9:00 a.m. on a Sunday or other holiday,  (except for the night of December 31st when  reasonable noise is permitted until 1:00 a.m.  on the morning of January 1st.)  The full text of the bylaw may be reviewed at  the Municipal Hall, 5545 Inlet Avenue,  Monday to Friday, during normal business  hours.  ��� ��� - ^  aii  - ��� ���"  ______ Coast News, November 28,1994  11  community  sechelt scenario  by Margaret Watt, 885-3364  If you've ever wondered  what to get that new baby your  friend has just had, or wondered  what to get that little new grandchild, it's worth your while to  check out the gift shop in St.  Mary's Hospital. The gift shop  itself has been made larger so  now it's bigger and there's more  variety. There are Christmas  things, hand-knit baby clothes  and a myriad of other things  including wind chimes. Yes,  wind chimes. If you want to  check it out get there before  Dec. 23 when the shop closes  for a couple of weeks to give the  volunteers who run it a well  earned rest.  Thankyou  The book sale at Sechelt elementary was a rousing success  thanks to you, Ihe public, who  gave your tremendous support.  The people in charge of the sale  would like to give you a round  of applause.  SPCA calendars  For the animal lover on your  Christmas list, the SPCA has a  lovely calendar out. Pictures of  animals fill each page. The calendar is not expensive and the  money goes to a good cause.  They can be picked up at  Sechelt Animal Hospital and  Leaning Tree  Subdivision  Five acres with ocean view, extensively improved,  two driveways, rock retaining wall. Priced to sell  before year end at lenders appraisal of $ 129.000.  Call 1-946 7655  It's coming into Christmas and businesses and houses are dressing up with lights like the display  going up (on faith their bulbs will last the season) at Absolute Accounting. Joel Johnstone photo  I'm sure lots of other places in  Sechelt. Look around for it,  you'll be glad you did.  Ferry raffle sale  For a ticket that costs only  $10 you can really win big, but  you have to hurry. Last day to  buy a ticket is Dec. 13. First  prize: 10 books of five car and  driver tickets; second prize: five  books of five car and driver  tickets; third prize: two books of  five car and ferry tickets.  The Arts Council has recently received the BC Grant  Award, but they have to match  that money before they can use  it.  With the money, they plan to  make the arts centre wheelchair  accessible, the kitchen is in  woeful need of renovations and  make the whole building better  all round.  Tickets can be bought at the  arts centre in Sechelt, For Olde  Times Sake in Gibsons and at  all arts council events such as  the Christmas Craft Fair in  Rockwood on Dec. 3 and 4.  Only 1,000 tickets are being  sold, so your chances of winning are excellent.  by Ruth Forrester, 885-2418  A successful pub night was  held last Saturday at Welcome  Beach hall complete with good  old steak pie and lots of Vera  Lynn music. Horse racing was  the big event of the night with  some of the lucky gamblers winning big time prizes of around  $2, mostly on horse number  three. Wonder if the dice were  loaded?  Christmas dinner  Saturday, Dec. 10 is the date  for the Welcome Beach annual  Christmas dinner. Music for  dancing will be tapes presented  by the same couple who did the  Hallowe'en party and whose  music proved to be very popular.  There will be carol singing and  turkey dinner with all the trimmings. This event is always sold  out .well ahead of time, so if you  plan on joining in the fun with  friends it would be a good idea to  make your reservations right  away. Tickets are $15 and can be  had by calling either of the following numbers: Joyce at 885-  3946, Bob at 885-9860 or Sandy  81885-2760.  Coast News  At the Welcome Beach pub  night, word was already around  regarding the closure of the  Coast News. Being readers from  the Halfmoon Bay area, they all  wondered what life would be like  without the local column to let  them know what's going on in  the area. Well, I guess life will  go on without it, but this yvriter  , will aljo passJping the column.   ���  ,������'Tmt\rtteVa1   Vn ^f^W*  -tilt  It has been about 10 years since  Mary Shannon convinced me  that I could take over from her  when she decided to go travelling. It's quite a scary thought to  try to fill the shoes of someone  as capable as Mary, but I did my  best and soon became quite  relaxed with the project. That  deadline every week has been  good for me, knowing that  although there really was nothing  happening to write about, one  had to try to talk about something.  It is easy when there are lots  of news items and events taking  place and when people phone  with information. The column  plays a very small role in the  overall picture of the Coast  News, a paper which I for one,  have always been proud to write  for.  hfnJpl  ne'r tbt  side was .(he owner there wej  many ups and downs financially,  but by pulling together the problems were overcome, probably  because both owner and staff  knew the Coast well and knew  'how to deal with local situations.  The same cannot be said for a  'chain' of newspaper owners  who move in knowing nothing  about either the area or the people who live here, and who can  , just decide to literally kill what  has become a 50 year tradition  on the Sunshine Coast.  It is truly a sad event. There  are families whose livelihood  depend on their work at the  , Coast News and who may now  \ have to relocate in order to find  I jobs. One wonders if a few cutbacks may have saved the financial situation, but there was no  opportunity given for this to be  discussed. Just a 'shut-down'  notice.  Yes, the Coast News will certainly be missed by thousands of  loyal readers and correspondents  and one can only hope there may  still be some way to save it.  ���NOTE: All duties and taxes paid at port ot entry, customs cleared.  PUBLIC AUCTION  INVENTORY OF GOVERNMENT SEIZED  PROPERTY AND OTHER MERCHANDISE  Gold jewellery purchased from Government auction will  be auctioned. The majority of inventory consists of other  general merchandise: Loose Gems, Gold Rings,  Sapphires, Rubies, Emeralds and Gold jewellery.  INVENTORY OF UNPAID HANKNOTTED  PERSIAN CARPETS  Goods released for immediate disposal. All genuine  authentic Persian carpets: Heriz, very fine Mahi Tabriz,  Tuysirkan, Mehravan, Shahsavan, Mosel, Quashquai,  Shiraz, Royal Kirman, Taba Tabai, Meshad, Mahal,  Kashan, Lilihan, Hamadan, Tabriz and many, many more  including runners.  INVENTORY OF AUTHENTIC ORIENTAL  CARPETS  Ex. Aubusson, Indo-Bidjar, Birds of Paradise and Dove  Designs, Classical 16th and 17th century designs,  Bokharas, high quality Pashmina wool dining and living  room sizes, Village and Tribal rugs.   BURMESE JADE  MEXICAN  CERAMICS  WATCHES  COLLECTIBLES  ROBERTS CREEK COMMUNITY HALL  ROBERTS CREEK RD��� ROBERTS CREEK  SUNDAY, DECEMBER 11,1994  AT 2 P.M. SHARP  Public inspection from 1pm.  Terms: 10% Buyers Premium charge to be added. Cash,  Bank Cards, Visa, Mastercard accepted. Not affiliated with  Canada Customs. Auction held by BUCKINGHAM  AUCTIONS.  FOR INFO PHONE 538-3084  Society pushes for respect of heritage  The Cibsons Landing Heritage Society is concerned about the future of the old Oibsons Landing  Elementary School and has asked the local school  board lo "keep the heat on" this winter.  Society members Lola Westell and Philip Gaulin  presented their concerns to school trustees Tuesday  night (Nov. 22).  There is new heritage legislation in the province  this year and we wanted to make sure they were  aware of it. We also wanted to offer assistance and  ask what their goals are for the future," Westell said  before the meeting.  Gaulin said the school is currently "in a stale of  nothingness" and be is concerned it will deteriorate  further and be subject to vandalism and arson.  School board chair Pat Stuart said the district is  looking for ways to save money but trustees would  consider meeting with the society sometime in Ihe  future. Secretary-treasurer Tim Anderson confirmed  the building would remain heated this winter  because the district has materials stored inside.  The school, built in 1910, was designated a heritage building by the Town of Oibsons in 1988 at  the school district's request.  The board ought to respect that designation,  Westell said.  She said she would like to see the school back in  use and advocated using exterior panelling to get the  building up to standard.  "You can do that as long as you don't destroy the  building inside. You want to keep it in tact because  it's a heritage building."  Westell believes the school has cultural value and  its location is "very significant" because two other  historic buildings���St. Bartholomew Church and the  Women's Institute Hall���are across the street.  Oft Meat from >t*ir  Local Sunshine Coast Merchants  -rasMcmfcrtier ��� UHqueems  ��� test strict fcrt*n      ��� mwwu ft rrtk-cUMe*  ��� OiMdmWajnlcm      HftPaskeU  luniMNi ic ik CCAST NEHS H��I��ND05  IWEffitfbERI  for our annual  ClwteWs  16 pases of  for your  Special Christmas  6\\oo iocAU  &  watch for the  Christmas Cash  Logos  THE GOVERNMENT OF CANADA  is looking at changing Canada's social programs.  But before making changes,  we want your views.  The Government of Canada  has prepared a question and answer  booklet "Have Your Say". This booklet gives  you information on possible changes in social  programs like:  ��� Unemployment Insurance  ��� Child Tax Benefit  ��� Federal contributions to:  ��� Employment developmeni services and training  ��� Post-secondary education  ��� Social assistance (welfare) and social services  ��� Child care  ��� Assistance lo persons with disabilities  To participate in this national discussion, fill in  the pull-out question and answer section ofthe  booklet, and return it to us.  For your free copy of "Have Vour Say" or for olher  information on changing Canada's social programs.  Call 1-800-735-3551  TDD: 1-800-465-7735  "Have Your Say" is also available at all post  offices. Canada Employment Centres, and al many  YM/YWCAs and grocery stores across Canada.  You can also share your views wilh your MP  or attend the public hearings on Social Security  Reform which are being held in communities  across Canada by the Standing Committee on  Human Resources Development.  ������I  Humm HmufOW  OtwNopmwM Cwwdi  Canada 12  Coast News, November 28, 1994  NOTICE OF TEMPORARY WATER  SHUT-OFF IN THE ZONE II AREA  Please be advised that water in a part of the Zone II Area will be  temporarily shut down on Tuesday, November 29,1994 between  1:00 p.m. and 3:00 p.m.  The area affected in Zone II will be all property serviced off Highway  101 from North Road to the top end of Bals Lane including  Wyngaert road, Martin road and North Fletcher road, and also  Fairmount Subdivision.  The reason for the shut down is due to a water line upgrade at  Crucil road.  Wilbert Fair  Superintendent of Public Works  FOR: * CARPETS - standard & exclusive lines  * LINOLEUM - VINYL & RUBBER FLOORING  tl TILES - CERAMIC/MARBLE/GRANITEANYl/RUBBER  * MOULDINGS-CERAMIC/RUBBER/VINYL  4* BUNDS - VERTICALS, MINIS, PLEATED, DUETTES  4t FABRIC - KIRSCH AND NEW VIEW TOPPERS FOR BUNDS  * HANDRAILS-ALUMINUM WITH GIASS OR PICKET  aft WOOD-HARDWOOD FLOORS AND MANTELS  WE SUPPLY AND INSTALL  (GUARANTEED WORKMANSHIP  WITH OVER 18 YEARS EXPERIENCE)  OUR SERVICE AND QUALITY ARE TURNING THE SUNSHINE COAST  iNMoa aaisdn  CONTOUR  FLOOR ��  WALL COVERINGS  SHOWROOM 851 HWY. 101 GIBSONS PH 886-3191/FAX 886-3579  .community  roberte creek  by Katharine Trueman, 885-2282  Il has now been five months since Ihe lanks were  removed from Roberts Creek. What is lo become of  Ihe vacant site? There is an SCRD conceptual park  plan proposed and the outline and drawings are  available at the library for your interest, approval or  disapproval.  The plan includes fire, ambulance, maintenance  and security lane as well as public and safety precautions.  This plan provides a broad design that includes  the disabled access to the area and plenty of public  use for all ages in the community. The suggested  plan includes a promenade pier (for sight seeing,  fishing and relaxation), an outdoor shelter, a picnic  area, park benches, possible vegetation plants for  aesthetics, possible children's play area provided in  the overall site development. Once you have seen  the plan, call Steve Alexander at 885-2261 with your  comments and ideas.  Silent miction  The Roberts Creek elementary silent auction was  a great success. The entire school wishes to thank all  community members who donated goods or services  and also found lime to attend and bid. To date, there  are no final figures but we understand they are  exceptional and will be announced soon.  Creek Christmas pot luck  Just to remind you that Ihis weekend, Sunday,  Dec. 4 from 4 to 8 pm at the hall there will be much  excitement at the annual Christmas pot luck dinner.  Turkeys with all the trimmings, tasty pot luck items  will grace the supper table. Santa will drop by and  then we will lift our voices in song as we recall all  the old familiar carols. This is a wonderful Creek  tradition and should not be missed. Entrance is by  donation and your pot luck items. For further information or offers of help call Jeanette at 88S-942S.  Salvation Army  The Salvation Army once again invites you to  enjoy a Christmas dinner on Wednesday, Dec. 21 at  6 pm at Camp Sunrise.  There will be hot turkey dinner, a visit from  Santa, entertainment and family fun. Families and  singles who might miss out this year on the traditional Christmas meal are encouraged to register for  this event. Call the Thrift Store at 886-3761 between  10 am and 4 pm. Transportation is available.  Benefit dance  There was a good turnout on Nov. 19 and Patty  Dewar was surrounded by friends and well wishers.  Everyone had lots of fun says organizer Jeanette  Moen and she was very pleased with the results. The  proceeds from the dance itself was $622; $100 from  the sale of 50/50 raffle tickets and $500 in private  donations. All money will go to help with Patty's  medical expenses.  Jeanette wishes to thank all the volunteers and  members of the Save the Hall gtoup for all their support.  dockside davls bay  by Jo-Anne Sheanh, 885-3629  I suppose one of the most controversial topics of conversation  on the Sunshine Coast is that of  the imminent demise of our  Coast News, scheduled for Jan.  30,1995.  The fact that this newspaper  has served this Coast for almost  50 years, faithfully and honestly,  seems not to matter in the light of  'making money.'  When I was asked over three  years ago to take on the job of  writing the Davis Bay column,  my son, who is an accomplished  (and published) writer, gave me  two words of advice.  He said "Mother, avoid politics and gossip."  I have endeavoured to do  both. But because this decision to  end the publication of Coast  News has struck so close to home  to so many of us, I have to voice  my opinion and that of some others.  This newspaper has always  given the reader a fair representation of both sides of the story, an  opportunity to voice varied opinions, hear and respect the concerns of others.  The community columns provide a unique service to all the  small communities in lhat they  focus on your concerns, your  interests and your upcoming  events. As one of my readers has  so eloquently put it, "the column  is the lifeline of this community.  What's going to happen when we  no longer have a voice?"  Will we have the opportunity  to focus on our local community  affairs as we have for the past  umpteen years or will we get  "lost in the shuffle?" Anytime  there is only 'one game in town',  you have a monopoly, think  about it.  It is with a great deal of regret  that we relinquish our weekly  community columns and we will  all be the poorer for it.  Mark this coming Saturday,  Dec. 3 on your things to do list.  The Ladies Auxiliary to the  Legion, Branch 140 Sechelt is  holding its annual Christmas  meat draw.  There will be over 40 prizes to  be won, so get in early to buy  your tickets. Turkeys, hams, dinners, etc are just a few of the big  prizes to be won. What a great  way to kick off the festive season.  There is now less than one  month to Santa Day. I hope you  are scratching Ihose names off  your list in a hurry. ii  f+      Shop the Coast this      ��*|  Christmas and get an interest  free loan up to $1,000.  No Payments or Interest until June 30th, 1995  firtMB GIBSONS/SECHELT/PENDER HARBOUR  The Sunshine Coast Credit Unions will make loans of up lo $1000 io those wishing to do Iheir shopping on the Sunshine Coasl  Pick up your "Christmas Cash" Loan Application al any branch of the Sunshine Coast Credit Unions or at any of these participating merchants.  Watch for the "Christmas Cash" logo & buttons at all participating merchants, and on all their newspaper ads.  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The Landing Clothing Co  Linnadine's Shoes  Marlbel's Fine Fashions  Marlee Fashions  Morgan's Men's Wear  The SAAN Slore  8863.371  8859455  IMS 8817  8852625  885 5178  8854200  8869790  886-2543  8863044  886-0958  8857768  8862818  8850773  8852421  8859309  8854893  8863626  S8S2I'I  885'606  8869213  8856322  8853414  8854592  8859802  8855525  886-7455  8839911  885li389  885*877  8853132  885(522  885 9838  8855323  886-3080  8854393  885-6460  8860511  8859818  885-9875  8854273  885-3122  886-2116  8862624  8852029  BBS 2916  8859330  8869115  Sole Feetures Shoes 885 4843  Time Warp 8856436  Vera's Boutique 8854119  Workwear World a Blackberries 885-5858  Zippers Kids 885 5255  FOOD/CATERING/DINING  Blue Heron Inn 885 3847  Cafetlno Kid Cafe * Catering 885-7626  Union's Heritage Market 885 2025  Coast Meats 8851901  Da Lebanon. Sechelt 8854)237  Galiano Markei 885-1475  Good Stuff Health Foods 885 9063  IGA Plus Gibsons Park Plata 8863487  IGA Plus Wilson Creek Plaia 8854331  Pebbles Restaurant (Driftwood Inn) 8855811  Shop Easy Foods 8859416  SupetValu 8862424  The Sweel Shoppe 885 7836  Trail Bay Coffee Shop 8855257  SPORTS 6 RECREATION  Coast Hies 8868085  Frontrunners 8864830  Gibsons Family Sports 8864635  Hemstalk Hunting �� Fishing Supplies Ud      8854090  Mountain High Cycle 8864860  Seasport Scuba 885 9830  Sechelt Golf 1 Country Club 8854563  Tidal Wave Diving Co 885 3328  Trail Bay Spurts 8852512  AUTO SALES & SERVICE  Bumper To Bumper 8855181  Centurion Aulo Centre Ltd 885-4004  Cathy's Car Care k Zippy Lube 885 6450  Kenmac Parts 8862031  Rowland Brake S Muffler 885-7600  South Coast Ford Sales Ltd 885 3281  Sunshine Coast Maida 885-4699  Sunshine Minors 885-5131  Wharf Tire * Mechanical / Kal Tire 885-7927  HOMES OFFICE  including furnishings 6 entolalnmettt  1st Choice Vacuums  Adventure Electronics  ASTech Computers  Audio Attitudes  B t B Kilchen Concepts Ltd.  Brooks i Miller Fkmcoverlngs Ltd.  Custom Carpels  Gen s Electrolux  Gibsons Appliances A Lighting  Kern's Furniture Audio A Video  Magic Sound (Sechelt Radio Shack)  Max Musk a DJ Service  Prolech Office Hu ironies  Scott's Mush  Sechelt Compulmg Services a College  Sechell Fire Place Ud.  Sechell Furnllurcland  Sechell lighting  Sunco Printing  Sunshine Coast n Ltd  mscuusM (KtTAit saus a suvta  AC Building Supplies  Aei.. Purification Services (1994) Ltd  Country Charmers  Cruise Holidays  Davis Bay New A Used Sales  Eye Wise Optical  Gibsons Butldii. Supplies 8857121  Headquarters  ICG Propane  Kelly's Lawnmmer A Chalnsaw  Marina Pharmacs  Mary's Variety  Oceanview Photography  Pacifka Pharmacy  pharmasase'li.'Glbsons  Photoworks  Sechell Electric Supply Ud  The Sechell Sun  Sew Easy  Sunnycrest Photo  Sunshine Coast Building Supplies  Tideline Marine  Tony's Lock  Trill Bay Hardware  Quality Farms  WG Sutherland Marine Sates  885-3963  8867215  8864523  8854)499  88541972  8852923  8853582  8864776  8863606  8868886  8852568  8863453  8853735  885-4733  8852425  8857171  8855756  8859417  8867614  8859816  8839551  8859564  8859616  885896s  885-4548  8853877  18868141  8853616  8852360  8862912  8832888  8868077  8859614  8862921  885-4447  8850599  8855327  8852725  8864945  8855818  8854141  8855415  8859828  8867527  gam  harmony hall  Pender Harbour & Egmonl  Chamber of Comment  *amaeta*eta*wmtammmmma  by George Cooper  The Sunshine Coast committee of our Branch 38 OAPA  sends cards to members confined in hospital or in their  homes. Committee chair Ellen  Marshall requests members to  let her know of anyone who  should receive a card. Call her  at 886-9628.  FRESH.  FRESH.  FRESH!  AUDREY'S  COFFEE  SERVICE  Betty McCowatt reports  tliere is space for more members  in the painting group which  meets Fridays from 10 to 12  noon.  Joyce Kaspar looks after our  library. "Lots of books there  now. I hope they keep circulating. Condensed books and  copies of Readers Digest we  have more than enough of at  this time," says Joyce. She also  reports the donated computer is  set up in the library room ready  for a group to use once an  instructor is found.  The Scottish country dancing  workshop held Saturday, Nov.  19 drew 16 dancers or two sets  for instruction by Liz Johnston  of Surrey. The group meets  Monday evenings at 8 pm.  Over 30 members attended  the birthday tea Monday afternoon, Nov. 21 to wish many  happy returns to the birthdayers  of the month. There were three  of them all born on the prairies.  Ed Hauka from Alberta and  from Saskatchewan, Verda  Schneider and Rena White.  Dec. 10 is an important dale  at Harmony Hall. Whatever you  do, don't forget Dec. 10. The  time is 5:30. There may be a  ticket or two left. Call 886-  9000.  Merry Christmas.  NOTICE  Sechelt Treaty Negotiation Meeting  The Sechelt First Nation, the Covemmenl ol Canada and the  Government of British Columbia are beginning discussions  that will lead to the negotiation of a modem treaty under Ihe  British Columbia Treaty commission process. The following  meeting has been scheduled and is open to the public.  Date        December 13 and H1994  Time:        10:00 am-5:00 pm  Location:   Ministry of Aboriginal Affairs  4th floor Boardroom  908 Pandora Avenue  Victoria, B.C.  Seating will be limited. For more information, contact  Ministry of Aboriginal Affairs,  Communication Branch, 35641330 Coast News, November 28,1994        13  community  Working in Trades  Working In Trades wrapped  up its yearly group projects in  carpentry Friday Nov. 25. The  students are now ready to  ship blrdhouses to the Sechelt  Marsh, a picnic table to the  Chapman Creek's hatchery,  and shelving to the Halfmoon  Bay Daycare program.  Materials were partly donated  by Sunshine Coast Building  Supplies. Joel Johnstone pholo  Kinsmen ready to help Elves at Christmas  The Kinsmen Club of Gibsons and district  has been active in the community since 1949.  Over the years, the club has undertaken  many worthwhile projects, including the  annual Mothers' March for the physically disabled of BC, constniclion of the health unit in  Gibsons which now serves as Ihe Library and  Marine room.  Minor funding was provided for the Gibsons Pool and in recent years a heart monitor  was purchased and donated to the Gibsons  Medical Clinic.  The club also raised funds to assist the fire  department to buy the jaws of life.  Currently the club operates the Kinsmen  Hall at Dougall Park, which is used by a number of community organizations and also provides washroom facilities for the park in summer months.  The Kinsmen Club will be holding Break  fast with Santa at the Hall on Sunday, Dec.  11, from 8 am to 11 am, with all donations  going to the Elves Club.  The Kinsmen Club is always looking for  new members, young men from the ages of 21  to 45 who are interested in community  involvement and fellowship.  For more information please call Mike  Raymer at 886-3264 or Rick Wray at 886-  7838.  Mon Tlnw Hl-Ft  0110  0620  1250  2000  11.4  6.5  15.0  5.4  Fri   Tlma Ht-Ft  0530  1040  1540  2255  15.2  10.9  15.0  .7  Tim   TllM Ht-Ft.  0230  0735  1330  2045  12.4  9.4  15.0  3.8  Sit   Tlma Ht-Ft  0620 15.7  1130 11.0  1625 14.8  2340 .6  Wad   Tlnw Ht-Ft  0340  0840  1410  2125  13.4  10.1  15.0  2.5  Sun   Tlnw Ht-Ft  0705 16.0  1225 10.9  1715    14.5  Thun   Tlnw Ht-Ft  0435 14.4  0940 10.6  1455 15.0  2210 1.4  REFERENCE: Point Atkinson  Pacific Standard Tims     Fo' Skookumchuk Narrows add  1 hr. 40 min. plus 5 mln. for each tt.  ot rise and 7 mln. for each ft. of fstl  Bring your boat in for winterizing & storage and  we'll make sure it's properly serviced for the winter  for  MASTER TECHNICIAN & CERTIFIED MECHANICS  CALL TIDELINE MARINE LTD.  TIDELINE  Mon. - Sal.  Bam - 6pm  MARINE  885-4141 5637 Wharf Road. Sechell     \_JQ  The Coast News  is pleased to serve  you in either  Sechelt or Gibsons.  Sechdt: 885-3930  5721 Cowrie St., Box 68  V0N3AO  Gibsons: 886-2622  537 Cruice Lane, Box 460  V0N1A0  egmont news  by Lisa Lightbourn, 883-2018  Don't forget the Elves Club  food hamper application deadline is Dec. 7 and you can pick  up an application from the post  office. If you miss the deadline  and are in need, talk to Betty the  postmistress.  1 see Dave Deiter has some  new wheels, a little Volkswagen  diesel - pretty snazzy.  Dianne from the BackEddy  Pub gave me a call to say that  Wednesday nights will be  'movie night' at the pub. The  movie will start at 7:30 pm and  every other Wednesday there  will be a double feature to start at  7 pm. Dianne has a good selection of movies, any requests,  harbour highlights  give her a call. Also there will be  a pool tournament Dec. 3 at the  pub, a $5 entry fee, starting at  around 3 pm.  Pretty sad news in last week's  Coast News. If you didn't catch  it, the paper will be closing down  all operations as of Jan. 30,1995.  Yes, this would also mean the  Egmont column. What happens  to all of the nostalgic, small community oriented dinosaurs, i.e. a  small newspaper? Will they rum  into mere skeletons of the pasl?  Is this what our future holds? I  sure hope not. The Coast News  has kept small communities such  as ours linked together on the  Coast for many years. It gives us  a platform to express ourselves  by Debbie Roosen, 883-2920  The Pender Harbour branch of St. Mary's Hospital Auxiliary is  once again having its 'In Lieu of Christmas Cards' campaign. Anyone  wishing to donate to this very good cause and send greetings to all their  friends on the Coast is asked to send their donation along with their  name to Laverne Richardson, Site 10, Comp. 1, Garden Bay, BC VON  ISO.  The branch is also having 'Lunch with Santa' on Dec. 10 from  11:30 am to 4 pm at the Lions Hall. You can have your child's picture  taken with Santa. There will be lots of crafts, Christmas baking, flower  arrangements, preserves, anti-pasta and much more. They will be having their draw for their lunch wilh Santa raffle that day too. There will  be eight great prizes. Tickets can be purchased from Marina Pharmacy,  Sunny's Hair Boutique or any member.  PH Music Society  The society invites you once again to join in the annual Variety  Christmas Conceit on Dec. 16. Because of so many young people participating plus other talented performers, the concert will be at the  Community Hall. Doors will open at 6 pm so you can purchase last  minute gifts such as chocolates, wreaths, etc. The concert will be from  7 to 9 pm, $5 per person, under 12 years are free. Tickets at the door.  MAVERICK  PARCEL  EXPRESS  will ship anywhere  in Canada  QUICK & HASSLE-FREE!  885-2217  Mon: 8am-Noon ��� Tues-Fri: 8am-Noon, 1-5pm ��� Sat: 8am-Noon  MAVERICK COACH LINES  Daily Service to Vancouver  I  I  I  I  I  | Upper Gibsons   11:55am & 7:55pm  I Sponsored by:  I  I  Leaving  Powell River  Madeira Park  Sechelt  8:15am & 4:30pm  10:45am & 6:45pm  11:35am & 7:30pm  COAST NEWS  IWEERENDERI  and network with each other and  other communities through our  columns. A shame this can be so  threatened by a big outside corporation, that money and power  can so influence and alter our  lives, even outside of the big  cities, in our own communities,  affecting us all, like it or not.  Where is our power?  Hopefully the creative thinking, the backbone of the Coast  News, can rise above this and  continue some sort of publication  - not much hope for the Egmont,  column, but I will put out a  monthly newsletter for the  Egmont community news and  events if all else fails in the New  Year.  B'g*5 SdSSS  VANCOUVER - SECHELT PENINSULA  5TS  HORSESHOE BAY ��� LANGDALE  Lmvi Langdale  620 am      2:30  8:30 4:30 pm  10:30 6:30  12:25pmM 820M  Leave Horseshoe Bay  7:30 am     3:30  9:30 M  11:30  1:15 pm  6:30 pm  7:25 M  9:15  *uve ���  Leave Earls Cove  6:40 am      4:30 pm  8:20 6:30  10:30 8:30  1225 pmM   1020 M  JERVIS INLET  ICHT BAT .  Leave Saltery Bay  5:45 am    3:30 pm  7:35  9:30 M  11:30  5:30 M  7:30  9:20  M-ftminNmiMlw  EXT1A MMNGSt Hmve Sand:Oct 10,1994 and May 2,1995 ��� Leave Honefroa Bay 11 oo pm lMtafcUe.10:10pm.(infcWit Oct 7,��  9,10,l>^23,24,26,27,2l>,1994,V.U,l5,l6,l7,N%l9,2O.21,i;,19951wweaifsCow2:lOpntLea��eSal|e.vBa��130[  SUSSEX  REALTY  rJ  I \     (, I li  (MULIMfl 1MTMH UWM W SAUM OF MWH �� ��WWW>J  CUP & SAVE  SUSSEX  REALTY  The TOP SELLING OFFICE  N   (i I BSONS  (MtxTs^UsmQ Leader in Sttij^ of Homes &  Notice Board  updated  DEADLINE FOR SUBMISSIONS IS WEDNESDAY NOON FOR MONDAY DISTRIBUTION  MONDAY, NOVEMBER 2��  Canadian Ftdargtlon ol Unlverelty  Woman will meet al St. John's Church,  Davis Bay, 11:30 am. Quest speaker:  Gerry McAteer, program director,  Raven's Cry Theatre, Sechell. Light lunch  will he served. Prospective members welcome. Info: Myrna, 885-3335  Fibromyalgia Suppon Oroup, guest  rliter Or. Myhill-Jones, 7 pm, Gibsons  Kb UnH.  TUESDAY, NOVEMBER 2*  Weal Sechelt Community Aaan annual  general meeling, 7 pm. West Sechelt  Elementary School.  THURSDAY, DECEMBER 1  RNABC Christmas Dinner Meeting. 6:30  pm. Blue Heron Inn. Reservations  required by Nov. 28 ��� call Donna Jepsen,  886-8995  FRIDAY, DECEMBER 2  "Faablon Frenzy" - presentalion party  lor Couture Fashions. 20% ot proceeds  lo 8.C. Women's Centre Tickets 82 Into  685-4088 7:30 pm, 5645 Wharf Rd .  Sechelt  Light Ibe Lights al Rockwood Cenlre, 7  pm Entertainment, snacks and fun for all  SATURDAY, DECEMBER 3  St. Mary'e C.W.L Xmas Poinsettia A  Bake Sale 8 Tea. St Mary's Hall.  Gibsons 10 am-2 pm  Charity Herring Sole. 9 am. gov i wharf.  Madeira Park. Sponsored by UFAWU  Pender Harbour Swap Meet. 10 am 3  pm. P H. Community Hall. For table  rentals, contact Tammy. 663-9199  Fsstlvsl ot mo Written Arts if you love  books and bargains, come to the garage  sale being held 10 am-2 pm. Sechelt  Elem School gym  SUNDAY, DECEMBER 4  Charity Herring Sale fo benefit T. Buck  Suzuki Fund and local chanties (herring  cooperating), Gibsons govt wharf  Sponsored by Gibsons UFAWU.  MONDAY, DECEMBER 8  S.C. Breaatfeedlng Support  Group meeting, 10 am. Topic: Nutrition &  Weaning Moms & babes welcome  Pregnant? Please come! Any questions  or concerns can be discussed. Info  Laurie. 886-7900 or Roxanne. 686-3230  WEDNESDAY, DECEMBER 7  OLMA Meeting. 7:30 pm. Harbour Cafe  All non-member merchants welcome  THURSDAY, DECEMBER 8  S.C. Hone Baaed Business Aaan pre-  senls XMAS NETWORKING Open  House. 7-9:30 pm, Rockwood Lodge  Living Room. Sechell. Drop In night, bring  a home-based business friend Inquiries,  can SCHBBA. 6855909  St. Mary'e Hospital Auxiliary. Secnelt  branch monthly meeting. 1:30 pm, St  Hilda's Hall. The Craft Group will have a  show end sale of their work at Martee's.  Dae. 5-19.  FRIDAY, DECEMBER ���  Volunteer A Information Centre Xmaa  Fair, 4-8 pm, Wilson Creek Community  Hall. Hot dogs, coffee, crafts, baking,  slocking stutters, toys and more. Come  and gel your Xmas gifts.  SATURDAY, DECEMBER 10  SPCA Display t Raffle lor a large radio-  controlled model ship built by Norman  Hoffar, Sunnycrest Mall  Olbaona Wildlife Rehab Centra display  A raffle, Sunnycrest Mall.  Oambler Island Community Centre  Christmas Tea A Mini-Craft Fair, noon-  3:30 pm, SI admission. Info: 886-4811.  Lunch with Santa, 11:30 am-4 pm,  Pender Harbour Lions Hall. Cralls,  Christmas baking, flower arrangements,  children's clothing and much more. Have  your picture taken wilh Santa, lool  Proceeds to Pender Harbour Aux to St.  Mary a Hospital.  Amneaty Internatlonel will be selling  Xmas Cards in Sunnycrest Mall on  Human Rights Day and ask your suppon  In fighting abuses in East Timor and  Indonesia  Welcome Beaeh Community  Aaan Christmas Dinner Party 8 Dance -  a traditional turkey dinner with prizes,  carols and music for dancing Happy hour  6 pm. Tickets 115 from Joyce 685 5946.  Barbara 885-9860 or Sandy 885 2760  SUNDAY. DECEMBER 11  Klnemen Pancake Breakfast wilh  Sante. 8-11 am. Kinsmen Hall, Dougal  Park Proceeds lo Elves Club  Pet plcluree with Same - all proceeds to  SC SPCA Sunnycrest Mall  TUESDAY, DECEMBER 13  Support Oroup for parents ol children  with special needs Christmas gathering.  7-9 pm. 575 Pine Rd. Gibsons Bring a  sample ol Christmas baking, invite a  Iriend RSVP by Dec 10 to 8864717  MISCELLANEOUS  Sunehlne Coaat Hospice Lights ol Life -  come, light a light to remember a life, a  love, a friend Trail Bay Mall, Sechelt,  Dec. 9-19,10 am 6 pm. Donations gratefully appreciated  St. Mary'e Hoapltal Auxiliary. Pender  Harbour branch 'In Lieu of Christmas  Cards." Cutoff dale: Dec 10 Please  sand donations to: Laverne Richardson,  S10 CI, Garden Bay. BC VON ISO  Adoleecent Survivor Pro|ect a weekly  support group lor female adolescent survivors (13-19 years) ol childhood sexual  abuse, rape and/or sexual harassment.  Begins Jan. 11/94. Info: Trysh or Carol at  8685881  Marlon and Erica Hagenloctter.  Al-Anon: Are you concerned about  someone's drinking? There's help lor you  in Al-Anon. Mondays, 8 pm, Sechelt  Heallh UnH; Wednesdays, noon. Action  Centre, Sechelt. Into: Gail. 8854101 or  Shelly, 8854490. 48  j Exhibit Ihrough Dec 30, Ouay  Gallery, Lower Gibsons  Gumboot Garden Cafe November art  ahow: Lasers n' Lions ��� works by Robert  "Time A Space" exhibit by Martha  Griffith. Oil paintings and hand-painted  saw-blade clocks. Through Dec. 2.  Hunter Gallery, Lower Qibaons.  S.C. Women'a Centra - Mon-Thurs., _  pm. Support and Information for all  women. 5645 Wharf St., Sechelt. Info:  6854068. 82  Elphlnetone Pioneer Muaeum, 716  Winn Rd., across from Post Office,  Gibsons. New winter hours are Mon.,  Tues, Wed A Sat., 1-5 pm. Exhibits  cover the vast range ol Coasl history  from the near to the distant past. All  areas and aspects of our heritage are  explored on two floors jam-packed with  fascinating displays Be sure to drop by  soon. Admission by donation Call 886-  8705 for more info  Parent-Tot Drop-In lor parents with children up to 5 9:30-11:30 am al tha following locations Gibsons United Church Hall  (Mon , Tues , Wed.. Fri); Sechelt St.  Hilda's Church Hall (Mon A Tues):  Wilson Creek Community Hall (Thurs).  Info: Community Services. 885-5881  Child Heelth Clinic* (Qibaons) Dec 13  8 20 with an extra CHC Dec 19 Please  note December does not have a lull  month of child health clinics (Sechelt)  Dec 7. 14. 21 6 28. (Pender Harbour)  Dec 1,6815  Tuberculin Skin Teetlng A Travellers'  Clinic (Gibsons Heallh Unit) Dec. 5,12 6  19 with Travellers' Clinic only on Dec I.  6.15 6 22 (Sechelt Heelth Unit) Dec 5.  12 6 19 with Travellers' Clinic only on  Dec 7 814.  Prenatal Claeaee: Olbaona Health Unit  Next Early Class - Jan 10, 1995; Late  Feb. 7, 14. 21 8 March 14. Sechelt  Health Unit Early Class - Fab 7, 1995;  lale Class Jan. 3, 10, 17 wilh a  Breastfeeding follow-up in Qibsons Jan.  3). Next Postnatal Class - Dec. 20 In  Gibsons All above Prenatal Classes are  from 7 to 9 pm. Please register early as  classes Iill up quickly. To register lor  Gibsons clssses: 886-5600. Sechell  classes: 6855164.  Sexuelly Transmitted Dleeaae Clinic:  (H.l.v. information, counselling and testing) Phone for appointmenl in Gibsons  686-5600. Sechell 665-5164.  Single A Pregnant? Call the Heelth Unit  -886-5600.  Prenetal Hoapltal Tour: phone St.  Mary's Hospital switchboard to arrange  lor tour. 865-2224 Prenatal only  Parent 1 Beby Drop-In gives parents an  opportunity to meet other parents and  discuss common concerns. The group  gathers every Tuesday trom 1:15 lo 3:30  pm at 494 S Fletcher, Gibsons and In  Sechelt at 5571 Intel on Wednesdays  bom 1-3:30 pm.  School Entry Booeter Clinics A booster dose of diphtheria, tetanus and pertussis is important tor children entering  school. Qlbaona clinics - 686-5600;  Sechelt clinics-888-5164.  Needle Exchange: Mondays A  Thursdays, 3-4 pm, Qibaons Health UnH.  MONDAYS  ,l*~ Raagwry, tn*. offers a self-help method  . 5 lo oveTcom* Ihe negative feelings that  come trom fearVaw, depression and  conatant anxiety. 7:304:30 pm. The  Wellness Cenlre. Qibsons. Info: 886-  6026. 48  Fibromyalgia Support Oroup, 7-9 pm,  Coast-Garibaldi Health UnH, Gibsons 26  Sunahine Toaatmaatara meet, 7:30 pm.  Community Use Room, Chaster Rd.  Firehall, Qibaons. Improve your communication and public speaking skills in a  fun and supportive environmenl - all  guests welcome. Info: 665-4049.  TUESDAYS  St. Bane British teles Vldeoa at  church. 7-8:30 pm. Nov. 15: Scotland $5  admission inciudos coffee, tea A dessert.  "Living With Cencer" Support Group  meets every other Tuesday. Kirkland  Centre, Davis Bay, 1 pm Info 885-5861  or 686-8369  S.C. Army Cadete (2963) Seaforth  Highlanders of Canada parades every  evening, 645 pm, Sechelt Legion Info:  Capt T Powell. 885-0933.  48  Exerclae Programme In Ihe Qibsons  Pool for people with arthritis, noon 12 30  pm every Tuesday. Cosl: 82 52  WEDNESDAYS  Postpartum Depreeelon Support  Oroup - Qibsons Health Unit, 1 -3 pm  Shorncllffe Auxiliary meels third  Wednesday of each month at Shorncliffo  into: 885-1915 82  Sechelt Village Residents Aaan meels  fourth Wednesday of each month, 7 pm.  Greenecourt Hall. Into: 685-5076.  THURSDAYS  3C'a Weight Loaa Support Oroup  meets afternoons 10:30-i2:30pm. call  866-2692, and evenings 6:30-8 00pm,  call 686-7159, at the United Church,  Glassford Rd., Qibsons.  Birth Control Cllnle, Coast-Garibaldi  Heallh Unit, 494 S. Fletcher, 7-9 pm.  Confidential service ��� everyone welcome  No appointment needed. Info: 685-7770.  Adult Recreational Volleyball, 7:30-  9:30 pm, Elphinstone Secondary. Drop-In  $3. Info: 886-8779 52  FRIDAYS  t Self-Exam Clinic: First Friday ol  each month, 7:30-9 pm, Gibsons Health  UnH  United Church Thrift Shop, 1-3 pm,  church basement, lane oft Trueman  Road. , AUTOMOTIVE  Industrial       AUTOMOTIVE Marine  PARTS & SUPPLIES  A101 SUPPLY ltd  1061 HWY. 101, Gibsons, B.C., 8864101  L     Mon. - Fri. 6-6 Sal. B ��� 6, Sun. 10-3 J  'SECHELT RADIATORS'  ' Complete���CiUlirte System Service Ctntrt  We Repair & Replace Rails, Heater Cores, Si Gas Tanki  AUTOS TRUCKS TRACTORS INDUSTRIAL MARINE  New Uied 61 Rebuilt ��� Pick-up & Delivery  4349 S.C. Hwy.  Across from Sunshine GM  Mon. ��� Sat.  885-7986  BUILDING CONTRACTORS  CONSTRUCTION  residential "T commercial  885-2887 " Lauri* Locovetsky  ^a.a.% s-26, mi, aoatm cunt, ax. vowvoy  / GRAEMAR CONSTRUCTION INC A   gwfe>WSas   ���FRAMING 'FOUNDATIONS  to LOCK-UP ��� RENOVATIONS  'FINISHING .SONS   fff-ftft   ROOFING  Specializing in all types of  FREE      commercial A residential roofing  ^S TI M A T E S 886-2087 eves. OtgS  A A T ENTERPRISES:  Serving Th. Coaat Since 1985  ��� CUSTOM HOMES  ��� ADDITIONS  ��� RENOVATIONS  ������������JIM  T. WONG. MX 7SJ. OieSONS. a.c. VON IVO  OpiDpi DarMSpUM  /Delta ,7" .  f Ovei 20 yis experience  GeNBfAL  CONTRACTING  framing �� Bnlalilm �� MtiHng �� tamaAa \*iikj  D&X LogWorks  ��� Custom Cedar Log Homea/Cabins  * Dovetail Joinery  ' Sawmilling services  JiudyDiening    885-5322    John Verge,  COMPUTERS  Spark of Life Consulting  k^. (milrradtt/iUaril  <*-~a*--t ar       ^  Cm __Ji  I ^kk     DR0ICowteyrUeC31.Secfieit.BC  \^^*^   Windows Development Speclolt��t��  __T Clent Server Database  Af*} Networking ana integration  I" System AnaVse ana Design  'Manon Duel ��� Phone: (604) 8850W, fat: (��04) fB&OffiGi  CONCRETE SERVICES  Swanson's  FMMRMdy-Mix LW.  Accounts ���| P-       PAX  HHSiZib  3 Batch Plants on the Sunshine Coast  Gibsons ��� Sechelt ��� Pender Harbour  Box 172, 5417 Burnet HA, Sechell, B.C.VON 3A0  rv  ENCO  CONCRETE  SERVING Tl IE SUNS/ //NE COAST  Redi-Mix Concrete ��� Sand & Gravel  Clubs & Liners ��� Septic Tanks  Fat 886-811.1 ��� Box M4 Cibsons, VOU 1V0  ���86.8174  (iibsons  883-9222  Peader Harbour  885-7180  Sechell  CONCRETE SERVICES  ^ DENIS TURENNE CONCRETE *\  " Placing & Finishing  Realdentlal A Commarclal  ACI Certified  Driveways, Slabs. Sidewalks etc  n i * tt     Custom Concrete Specialists  ���0340 Colored. Stamped. Patterned, Exposed Aggregate,,  \88��  r Thank You ^  to our valued readers. Businesses  appreciate it when you tell them  you found them in  k. The Coast News j  ELECTRICAL SERVICES  MITCHELL SYSTEMS LTD.  ELECTRICAl CONTRACTING  Residential  Commercial fir Industrial  . KELLY 885-9565 a*,*,*,  THOMAS ELECTRICAL  >*����f CONTRACTING  ^"T Thomas   886-7571  FREE ESTIMATES   REG' ELNE0CT?7C$  ENGINEERING  Sunshine Coast Eneineering1  EngifMarifia and ubi sgrt tet  ��� Subdtviiion Devwopment  ��� Custom Residential ond Commercial  ��� Structural ��� Soils ��� Marina  Gibiom.' BC VON IVO        886"474j/  \Colstn & Associates J*���*  far.     88WM29  Elecldcol and Control Syttem Dwtgneri  , Cuitom RetWenltol Cf*uac(>Wan.      ���  Commercial bfidIndustrie*  'iu^om^aie'i,*  Design  Sechelt, BC  EXCAVATING  r  885-3469 ��� 8864053  Land Clearing  Demolition  Stump Removal  free estimates  ifastracBACBKX k  TRUCKING SERVICE  ��� SEPTIC FIELDS  ��� DRAINAGE DITCHES  ���EXCAVATIONS  ��� WATER UNES  ��� cuaring      STEVE JONES   886-826%/  CAT 411 4X4  roRIHEEESTIMAIES J&7*1*^  ARBUTUS   "\  CONSTRUCTION & IANDSCAPING  * excavating ��� trenching ��� snow removal  ��� pi -ruis tt water gardens ��� butxat service  BILL LUCAS  883-2063 ctl: 970-2019  iVZI/HUTH CXCNMTINg  1 Land Clearing & Development  ��� Excavating ��� Trucking r'  ' Subdivisions  Serving th*  Coaat  for 12yaara  Our Customer Service Is  prompt with professional  work at competitive rates           y   Kon BMiln - MS-74��7. Call MM1T7 .  EXCAVATING  (GARRYS EXCAVATING^  OWNER: GARRY MUNDELL  HOME IMPROVEMENTS  IMK  4MW��Dm>w/Hmi  feefcrUfcaTonlu   BOIia,0  WILDW00D CONTRACTING  Bobcat Smvfce  Landscaping * Snow Removal  Bush Clearing ��� Grading  Driveways ��� Backfill  S,        Randy 885-4146  To list your  business with the  experts, call the  Coast News  Sechelt 885-3930  Gibsons 886-2622  GARDENING  Evergreen Landscaping  For all your gardening needs  Specialists in: Low maintenance Gardens,  Irrigation Systems, Chain Link Fences  \V.R. Boragno .Bango)eGibsons��886-3333  Gardening  Services  Kathryn Mussells  885-3458  GENERAL CONTRACTORS  CENTURY ROCK  NUMBS  rutins    885-5910  r**n  �����)  -     886-0057  O/ FAX: 8S9-2SM  INDUSTRIES LTD.  HEATING  Furnaces, Fireplaces, Hot Water Tanks,  QUALIFIED DEALH ��� NATURAL GAS INSTALLATIONS  CUMMrlM-MII  ^ Dwwroom: m nyn* M, Mjeni J  G. Fulton Heating  Oil Burner Sales f  Serving lhe Sunshine Coast  from Gibsons to Pender Harbour  tomHMgtdiirgt    885-2293  Hysniyctoncr  HOME IMPROVEMENTS  ^  Vj  AINTING CONTRACTORS  Intcnoe/Litmur Paanunf ���Pinwr Within)      Prate*  Rewlential fi Ommcnul ��� Tof Quality Matenalt W��kouiklpv  "fret Estimates"  885-5111��George�� 24hr Answering Service^  OUNeWNe KITCHENS  ' KITCHENS i BATHROOMS'  886-9411  Cmllutar  250-3376  .  RESTOR,  7s,oSSoNArs\  * EFFICIENT  'REUABLE  rarnmsm " ���fflffKnAMrc5  CARPET & UPHOLSTERY CLEANING  PHONE 885-4258  ' oeri's ELECTROLUX  Serving the Sunshine Coast since 1979  SALES ��� SERVICE ��� SUPPUES  .        GERI BODMER, Independent Representative       ,  V 1507 Reed Rd, Qibsons 886-4776 J  ELECTROLUX CANADA  (SUNSHINE COAST)  SALES ��� SERVICE ��� SUPPUES  Built-in Systems ��� Cannister Models  . IRENE LARSON ��� 886*3158 A  MARINE SERVICES  IMkleOMM  Unfit  ��� Mot�� ft CwifwtM  ��� Marin* Ftopain  ���SMWmrUcvna       %\n   ���W��rT����l                           ���  ��� ic#��T��*n         883-2266 y  l/~\        totaled it, Secret Cove  17     m-im feVt��\  buccaneer imw  Marina & Resort Ltd.  ISPEOAUSTS  ��� S^RVICS  K.C. Thermoglasi A  Cobra Boats now  In-Stock  MECHANICAL SERVICES  *     Commeicial Relrigeraled Fixtures  1 ARCTIC  ����� ><*>>< >,  COMMERCIAL REFRIGERATION LTD.  ^4 hr. service ��� 885-2134 or pager 885-51YJ  r Thank You ^  to our valued readers. Businesses  appreciate it when you tell them  you found them in  l The Coast News  H. ENTERPRISES  "N  MOBHE WEIONG AND FAMKATNG ��� MfCHANICAl REPAIRS  STEEI'STAINLESS'A1UMNUM  SKVIN0 TW lOKn, MAIM ANO CONSTWOION  MDUSTHfS ON THfSUNSHWI COAST  HOWAIDLANO  ^  I2I3KDP..GIMNS   SM-3231 CEl. 8690431   .  MISCELLANEOUS SERVICES  f Thank You ^  to our valued readers. Businesses  appreciate it when you tell them  you found them in  V  The Coast News .  r  ��  STIHL  Chainsaws & Trimmers  731 North Rd., Qibaom 0M-M12  All typoe of concrete word.  Sidewalks, drivBways, slabs-smooth, broomed,  exposed aggregate finishing.  v��  Cm\^_mm_a_\'  *^e\WtyKm\%ee^mm  r Thank You "  to our valued readers. Businesses  appreciate it when you tell them  you found them in  w The Coast News A  DON'S TILE INSTALLATIONS  CeramUi t Mirklt  Hem Ctmlraill** t Raaatrallaai  tS meat* ai^arlaiiaa la TilateHl��|  II6-42S0  ' Thank You ^  to our valued readers. Businesses  appreciate it when you tell them  you found them in  w The Coast News J Coast News, November 28, 1994 15  CLASSIFICATIONS  Announcements 7  Appliances 19  Autos 23  Barter & Trade is  Bed and Breakfast so  Births 2  Business and Home  Services 3s  Business Opportunities 38  Campers 25  Child Care 37  Commercial lor Rent 32  Entertainment 33  For Rent 31  For Sale 21  Found 1\  Free 16  Furniture 20  Garage Sales 17  Heavy Equipment 22  Help wanled 34  Home & Property 1  In Memoriam 4  Legal 41  Lost 10  Marine 26  Mobile Homes 27  Motorcycles 28  Music 13  A  GREAT!  JDEA.  Obituaries *** 3  Personal g  Pets & Livestock 12  Recreation 8  Storage 39  Thank You 5  Too Late to Classify    40'  Travel 14  Trucks 24  Wanted 15  Wanted to Rent 'j��  Weddings &  Engagements 9  Work Wanted 36  ERROR RESPONSIBILITY  PLEASE CHECK YOUR AD ON THIf FIRST DAY IT APPEARS 1  Advwtiseu on ailed to linen coraMy as all odi pload by  ��Wphom are con.pl��.k, rwd bod! vwifying ���qu.,l2l  doimicatiori, Hart da*, number ol inwlioni ond 0 copy conionl.  4_ Wii" j '""m" ca" * avo'd typographical enori, hovww, in  Jeciwn) ol on "Tor, we ore rnponiiHe ont,. lo. llie liril incorrect  mierton ol an od. We do nol ouune ony reiponiibilily lor any  reoiailo. an error in an od beyond ibe coil oddeodihell  I83-3M0 . Monday to Wday 9o.n!! h>3 p.ny  Homes &  Property  6 yr oW, 3 bdrm, 2 t/2 balh home,  1 1/3 acres, forest, landscaped  gardens and outbuildings, hot tub.  Qood water. Near goll, school,  Iransp., very privale. Roberts  Creek. $341,000. No agents. 685-  5317. ��50c  COASTLINE FENCING  AH Cedar Wooden Fences  Decki li Porches  ��� SpKleNy  Cal! after 6pm 8M-221S Bob Ifns  Redroolls, .38 acre, level lot, current health permit. Alderwood Rd.  $81,000.931-5045. 150c  Sechelt residential lol on Shoal  Way, $83,000.931-5045.     150c  1.   Homes &  Property  COSTARICA  2 5 acre lot in Esperanza Ranch.  Seiviced, private community, tropical park wilh hiking/riding trails,  swimming. Close lo shopping,  beaches, restaurants, golfing.  $26.500.685-5157.  For sale by owner, 2 bdrm plus  mobile, 4 appl., 1/2 acre ���, private  lot - great buy. Currently rented al  $675. Call 865-3488 or 732-9247  (Van.). ss  One year old 2 bdrm house, basemenl, view, $139,000 lirm. No  agents. 886-9049. ss  1.   Homes &  Property  Beaulilully appointed view home in  Hallmoon Bay area. New 2 bdrm.,  2 bath, 2 storey home ol unique  character and style. Custom finishing and detailing. You'd expect to  pay much more for privale .44  acre lot of Hat fertile ground, landscaped w. natural stream and  pond. 10 mins. lo Sechelt, 5 mln.  lo Secret Cove moorage. Vendor  linancing available. 885-2649/883-  2667. ss  Secret Cove, 2 bdrm condo, 6  appl., view. Asking $149,900.594-  9310 ss  W. Sechelt, 1/4 acre GD, partial  view lot, fully serviced. Underground, paved w/curbs. $79,900.  885-4862 ss  Cuslom 2400 sq. ft. home, 2 1/2  stories, 3 bdrm., 2 balhs, vaulted  ceilings, oak floors and cabinets,  open Iloor plan, Ige. in-law suite,  1000 sq. ft. healed shop, 1/2 acre  landscaped lot. Redrooffs area,  below appraisal, moving, musl  sell. $225,000.685-7453.        ss  Approx. 5 yr. old 3 bdrm rancher  on quiet cul-de-sac in exc. W  Sechell neighbourhood. Easy  maintenance yard and 10x10  shed. $159.900.885-7052.      ss  Kt-57(1 WHARF ROAD      Commercial lol across Irom med-  Seehell,   BC.   Ocean  viewl  ical building, $95,000.985-0412.  $123,500,885-0448. ss  Getaway/Retirement open-design  2 bdrm. Fruit trees, deck, $69,900.  (Pad S235/mo) 1-604-885-0255  M9w  PRICED TO SELUI  Large level lot on Merrill Road,  ���Francis Peninsula - want sold by  'January. Was $56,900, lake  $50,000 fkm. 885-0899.       149c  New home W. Sechelt for sale by  builder. 3 bdrm, den, Ige. lamily  rm, gas f/p 4 heating, on sewer,  near school. Tony 886-3538. M9c  2 acres with view, very private.  $189,000. No agents. 886-8356  eves. M9c  Spectacular view ocean property.  7819 Redroolls Rd., 2 bdrms up. 2  down. 2 kitchens, LR, 2 baths.  Gas heat, 11 yean oM - nearly 1  acre land. Large 2 car garage.  $279,900. Vendor will linance.  885-7738. 149c  By builder: new view home, Gibsons, 2050 sq. ft. Gas heating, 3  bdrms, 2 1/2 baths, 2 gas lire-  places Lots of extras 617 Celestial Place (Aurora Estates). Open  1 ��� 4. Twin Oaks Development  Corp 886-4680. Hans ��49c  Fitchett Road, 3 yr. old rancher,  1350 sq. II. 3 bdrm.. 2 full baths,  quiet area. $178,000.886-4628  Mtw  New 3 bedroom rancher, close to  ferry and school. Designer kitchen,  sunken livingroom, vaulted ceiling,. Must see. $189,900. 886-  8581. '48w  For sale. 1 bdrm cabin Make ideal  B4B or exlra income Easy lo  move and some financing. 886  2751. ��49c  LEANING TREE ROAD  SUBDIVISION  Developer is placing lour 5 acre  lots w/great ocean views on market tor first time Prices ranging  Irom $135,000 lo $165,000  Oeveloper is in process of sealing  dully gravel road and levelling  and seeding the controversial  gravel pit Driveways dramatically  improved, major This il a must  ���ee! Contact Site Supervisor 885  7672 lor lol inlo or developer at  948-7655 lor sales '51 w  By owner ocean view, 3 bdrm, 2  full balhs. appl, excellent W.  Sechell neighbourhood, 5440  Kensington Rd., $179,900. No  agents. 885-0230. ss  The  Coast  News:  The Sunshine  Coast's  first choice  for news, sports  & entertainment  coverage!  Ocean view, beachfront, lamily  home plus cabin, park-like extra  lot (2 acre parcel). Halfmoon Bay.  t-604-885-2771. ss  MUST SELL  Two serviced lots. 13,455 sq, It.  and 12.616 sq. It. $79,000 and  $75,000 in prime W. Sechelt area.  8854834 ss  Roberts Creek 1/2 acre lot, fully  treed, serviced. Krause Rd., off  Marlene. 8854280. #49c  Madeira Park lot, Merrill Cresc.  cleared, .34 acre. 885-0699.    ss  Commercial lot, 38x100. Farnham  Rd. $79,999 985-0412 SS  Immaculate rancher, over 1300  sq. It. on beautifully landscaped  t/2 acre site in Hallmoon Bay  area. 3 bdrm.. 2 full baths, Ige. LR,  DR, bright kitchen, lamily room,  new woodheater (CSA), 5 appl,  new rool, lenced, workshop,  greenhouse, garden shed.  $183,500, drive by to view, 8155  Westwood Call 885-0558 to view.  ss  PRIVATE SALE  DAVIS BAY VIEW  Vancouver - well-kept 3 yr. old  condominium, 1 Ige bdrm., gar*  den. patio, wheelchair acces, gas  F/P, 5 appl.. near Skytrain S park.  Tenanted, no agents please.  $145,000 sell or trade. Looking lor  1200 sq ft. rancher. 1-604-872-  3790. Tom. ss  Roberts Creek, 2300 sq. It. 2  storey, 4 bdrm plus borne, 1 1/2  baths, Ige. lamily room. 2 l/p. quiet  cul-de-sac close lo beach  $205,000 No agents 886-3769 ss  PRICE REDUCED  ARTISTS PARADISE! H.M.8.  $194,900 buys the lifestyle a creative person craves1 Rural atmosphere surrounded by nature and  wildlife Eclectic style new 2 bdrm  view home w lull floor lor creative  endeavours Details 885-2649 /  863-2687 SS  W Sechell. 5465 Mills, 3 bdrm  rancher, new carpels in L/R. hall 1  new lino in kit/bath. Airtight Iree  standing stove keeps home warm  and cozy in winler. elec. heat,  dble garage, ample pkg. lor RV  on cement drive, fenced back  yard. $169,500. 885-9307 tol Iree  pgr. 1-979-9128 ss  Close in - Gibsons lot, Trickle-  brook Way, $79,500. t -922-3559.  ss  Watertront lot, Sakinaw Lake. Sale  by owners $150,000. Gary: eves,  1-872-2117, days. 1-665-7478 ss  Lot 71. Merrill Crescent, Pender  Harbour. Ready lo build, septic in,  finanaig. 883-9597. ss  18 lot lully serviced subdivision  next lo Oceanmount Estates in  Gibsons. Avail, early '95. Take  advantage now ol low pre-con-  struction prices. Starting at  $74,900. Phone 886-8691.   #52w  Sechelt Home By Builder  Ouality plus throughout. Vaulted  living area, 3 bdrms. up. Piivate  master suite w/deluxe ensuite.  Lois of windows, woodwork and  details. Excellent value at  $199,900. Francis Peninsula lot  also for sale. 885-0899. ss  For sale by owner: 3 bedroom  rancher on .36 acre, 8098 Aider-  wood Road, Hallmoon Bay,  $169,900. Don, days at 885-2201,  evenings 865-0944. ss  5.6 acre timbered 4 secluded,  oceanview, 2100 sq. ft. log house,  near completion. $450,000. 885-  ' 5910. ss  VIEW! Tastefully decorated 2  bdrm condo. Ground level entry.  Central location, Oceanview Classics. Near schools A. shopping.  Gibsons. Call eves, after 5 pm.  6884362. ss  View lot overlooking Madeira Park  Centre, 102 It. frontage clear. Septic Ok. $85,000 obo. 883-9418 or  983-4392. ss  High bank w/f home, 2 bdrm, 2  bath, large LR, brick f/p, large  solarium, exceptional aggregate  patio. BBO. Situated in one of the  most desireable areas of the Sunshine Coast, spectacular view of  Vane. Isl., Mt. Baker, Trail Islands.  Watch the cruise ships sal by. In a  park-like setting, an this and morel  No agents. For appt. to view. 885-  2397. SS  1100 sq tl Rancher For Sale  Price reduced - pay no commission. Light t airy, only 1 yr old.  ���530 Shaw Rd. 886-2820 or 886-  3191. Steve or Sher. Pgr, 11-975-  1071 ss  ACREAGE ROBERTS CREEK  CRYSTAL ROAD Oulei rural selling, Ireed w/hydro access.4 3  acres, no agents please. 885-3469  ss  W. Sechell, new 1350 sq. ft.  rancher. Dbl garage, 2 full balhs.  3 bdrms. skylight, natural gas  heat, maple cabinets. $169,900  885-797201885-5405. SS  Roberts Creek 10 acre, southern exposure, partially Ireed. building site cleared, percolation lest  approved Robinson Road or  Woodley Road access $128,000  886-7372 ss  SECHELT  REALTY LTD.  Si  MRywmi  M5-MJ3  This s a little gem lor lhe discriminating buyer. 1200 iq. ft., 4 yrs,  sophisticated adult house, close lo  village. Charming living room, tire-  place welcomes. Sun-filled  krtchen, breakfast area opens onto  s/l patio 4 garden. 2 full baths,  master ensuite. Big studio (easily  2 bdrms again!) Sky/It, extra big  windows Mature artistic landscaping, dog run and kennel. Appliances. No agents. $174,900. Ca)  885-6010 to view. ss  3.   Obituaries  MCGUIRE: Florence Sarah. April  25, 1915 - November 23, 1994.  Our beloved Mother and Grandmother afler a very long illness  has been promoted to Glory. Predeceased in 1987 by her loving  husband ol 50 years, Frank  George McGuire, also by her parents and only brother Joe Pierce.  Will be ever loved and sadly  missed by her children Irene  McCormick ol Victoria, BC; Elaine  Kupka ol Gibsons, BC; Faye Pokier ol North Vancouver, BC;  Richard McGuire of Shawnigan  Lake, BC; Jo-Anne Vass of Vancouver, BC; also Richard's wile  Patti McGuire; Faye's beloved  Iriend Burl Briscoe and Elaine's  beloved Iriend Fred Green and  Steve Hubbard. Her grandchildren  Nicola Kozub of Gibsons; Lisa  Wah ol Gibsons; Lynn Smith of  Edmonton; Rhonda McQuary of  Gibsons; Richard McQuary ol  North Vancouver; Sarah McGuire  ol Shawnigan Lake; D.J. Vass ol  Trail; Nonie Vass of Trail; Andrew  McGuire ol Shawnigan Lake and  her foster granddaughter Karen  McCoy ol Port Hardy. Her greatgrandchildren Rachel Gardner,  Dana Wah, Bree Anne McQuary  and Dam Wah, all ol Qibsons; her  mother-in-law Irene McKay ol  Edmonton, Alta. and her extended  lamily ol sister-in-law and brother-  in-law Etta and Ralph Mayoh,  many nieces and nephews in BC.  Alia., and Sask. A Funeral Service  will be held al the Salvation Army  Citadel, 105 West 12th Street,  North Vancouver on Monday,  November 28 at 2 pm. For those  desiring, donations may be made  in Florence's memory to your local  Salvation Army Corp. Arrangements entrusted to the Memorial  Society of BC and Firsl Memorial  Funeral Services North Vancouver. ��48c  PRIEST: Passed away November  22,1994, Albert William Priest,  lale ol Madeira Park, age 84  years. Survived by his loving wife  Ada; two sons Dick, ol Lynwood,  Washington and Don, of Vancouv  er, BC; one daughter Anita, ol  Athens, Alabama; 10 grandchildren and 13 great-grandchildren.  Predeceased by daughter Vivian  and son Robert. Funeral service  and interment Friday, November  25 at Restlawn Cemetery,  Edmonds, Washington. Arrangements through Devlin Funeral  Home. 148c  7.   Announcement  I 7.   Announcement   I 14 Travel  19. Appliances  DISCOVER 20 POWERFUL  WAYS YOUCAN...  Release Stress  Accelerate Health,  Creativity 8< Self Esteem  Garry Gallagher M.H.  Educating for Wellness  with personalized coachlnu  and hands on workshops  885-3685  for appointments  Educational and tun Christmas  gifts - Discovery Toys. Vanessa  885-3042. ��49c  MATH TUTORING  Catch up or get ahead. I tutor high  school and university. Rates and  location are negotiable. Doug,  886-9162. tfns  French cooking classes with  Genevieve. Christmas menus start  Nov. 30.865-4617. ��48c  FEEUNG FRAZZLED!  Let Personal Shopper take care  ol your shopping this holiday season! 10% seniors discount. 886-  9346 lv. mess. Ifns  INVEST IN YOUR HEALTH  TOR TODAY AND TOMORROW.  * Reduce duly are*, levels  * Eoe chronic pun &discunif��1  * Integra* your physical, ��nobafl��L  mental & spiritual bodies  ellen besso  "�����-*" ��� TRAGER*  -^-��   ��� ACUPRESSURE  *^> ���RHKJ 1  Sptdaiztagta women's health  WESTCOAST EXPLORERS  8M-4862  VICTORIAN COUNTRY XMAS  in Puyallup, Nov. 26 - 30. Whistler  Ski Shuttle Dec. 8,11,17,30.  31. $30 p/p Includes pick up at  your door and lerry. ��48c  Do you have relatives/friends in  England with house 4 car who  would like to exchange lor same in  Gibsons for vacation, summer of  19957 Call 886-2756. D49W  Mctz Appliance  SalM to Repair  Repair to all makes of  major appliances. Sales  of good used appliances  with warrantees.  Call Harvey at 886-9959  Located next to  Patra Pizza on Hwy 101   Gibsons  Having a Christmas party? Need  cleaning? bartending? serving?  Call 885-3502. #49w  Attention  It's thai lime ol year again. Don't  lorget to have your chimney  cleaned.  PAUL'S CHIMNEY CLEANING  685-1938 #52w  Does someone in your family have  a drinking problem? Call Al-Anon  886-9903. 885-7484, 886-9059.  Al-Ateen 866-2585 or 885-7484.  nc  ALCOHOLICS ANONYMOUS  885-8206,24 hour line. tin  COOL RUNNINGS  One ton truck available lor hauling, rubbish removal, moving, yard  maintenance, rotolilling, odd jobs  885-3917. ifns  Sunshine Coast  Transition House.  A sale place for women and children in crisis. Free conlidential 24  hour service. 885-2944 tfn  WANTED. Fridge (rh) and stove,  white, good working cond., 885-  3572 eves. ��49c  Portable dishwasher, good shape,  $150 obo. 886-7972. M9w  ,���  ,.   ,, White tridge 4 stove, good cond.,  Attention Hunters: untanned deer,   $750/both. 886-3116. *48w  elk hides. 686-7727. *49c  Nutri Metics. All natural beauty  and health products, line jewellery.  Book now for your Christmas special. 865-9693 Doreen, 885-7541  Jackie. M8c  S   UNLIMITED   |  IFREE KMs;  J SKOOKUM ���  1 CHRYSLER |  J Rental Cars ���  2^886-349l!  "Fitco-Style" step classes with  Rhonda and Roslyn, Mon., Wed. 4  Thurs. 5:30 pm. Wed. 4 Fri. 9:30  am. New class 'Step 4 Body  Sculpt" starting Tues., Nov. 29  5:30 pm, place: Anglican Church  Hall, corner of Hwy. 101 ��� N.  Road. $4 Drop-In or $36/10 classes. #49w  HELP  Missing Irom Lynwood Rd. off  Lockyer, long haired neut. male  black 4 white cat wearing red collar 4 tag. 885-4144.        #48cpd  In Trail Bay mall parking lot near  Clayton's entrance, pak of bifocals  in a brown leather case. 885-0346.  M8c  Thank you to the community lor  supporting our Bingo on Nov.  19/94. Special thanks to the  Sechelt Indian Band staff, Merrill,  Becky and Tami, Chief Feschuk  for donating his time and Edna  Johnson for her great DOGS and  for prizes/donations Irom tlw following:  Sechelt Pharmasave, Pacifies  Pharmacy, Sechelt Home Hardware, Grandma's Toy Box, SuperValu, Gibsons Pharmasave. Cot-  rinne Bysteadt, Daisy Oliver. Maria  Pisanu, Susan Nahanee, Heather  Tucker and all Ihose who contributed baked goods and the  workers who volunteered their  time THANK YOU ALL!  From the SCHSS Bingo Committee. ��48c  Sunshine Kayaking Ltd &  Rainbow Voyager Clurteis  MM7M   Hurray! Jusl in time f or Qratnw.  Sumhine Kayaking Ltd. b��  brought ie tone real deab for  kayaking buffi. They will be open  during Ihe feslive season offering  those seeking to purchase related  equipment, everything from a  brand new Sobfct GT.SS; bow  aboul a par of pogfes for winter  puddling, or for thoae terribly cold  nights, whal better thin an  illustrated how to Kayaking book.  They still have a doubles and two  Pachenas from last season's fleet  selling al very reasonable prices.  Consider a Sightseeing Tour gill  certificate for thai special person  that coven a guided kayak outing  10 see firsthand the migratory birds  lhal spend their winters on out  wafers. Our store will be open Dec  1, from 7pm to 9pm, as well at all  the stores in Molly's Line.  Season's Greetings!  MdMUm,GlMMltabw  Ths Sunnm Cootf K  On Browning Rd. Black 4 white  long-haired male cat, Sun. Nov  20. Very bossy! Please claim. 885-  im ��48c  Set of keys by WorkWear World,  Cowrie St. 2-GM keys, 1 Curtis 4  1 tiny key on 2 rings joined. Claim  at Coast News, Sechelt, 5721  Cowrie. Sl M8c  Black cat, short hair, found off  Lockyer Rd, Nov. 20.885-0979.  148c  Beautiful black cat w/white paws  and apron, near Rbts. Ck. Prov.  Park. 885-4617. MSc  Photocopies ol pictures nesr  Homer 4 Dunsmuir, bill Irom  Sunco Printing inside pics. To  identity call Debbie Rail 666-0547.  #48c  12. Pels & Livestock  Sechelt Preschool desperately  needs an electric stove. Reasonable, please! 885-9658.      ��48w  Compact size good quality binoculars, reasonable price. 888-3015  lv. mess, or call aft. 6pm,      Ifns  Used sola and chair, colonial style  prel., good cond. 885-3310. #4Bc  New or near new B/l dishwasher,  must be Inglis model. 885-3310.  MM  Wanted: Boom box CD player  (ghetto blaster), call Sue 886-  2622. uste  Antlers wanted - deer, moose, elk.  Singles or sets. Rick, 883-2964.  MM  Set ol cultivating discs lor tractor.  885-5444. M8w  CASH PAID  for old clocks, pocket watches,  grandfather clocks, working or not.  Jewellery, old toys, anything old.  866-3905. M8w  Wanted: Reasonably priced fireplace Insert, must be flush titling  on front face with glass door,  opening measurements are 36'  wide, 30' high, 18' deep, must be  certified or approved model. 688-  72U M8w  Car stereo: am/lm cassette stereo  tor truck. WWing to pay up to $40.  Call 886-7355, and leave message, tfns  Downfall ol Ternleham; books with  dustjackets; antique records. Allan  885-0991. M9w  BUYING COINS  Bank Notes  Gold Ii Silver  Video Etc.  68M312  tin  20. Furniture  Sofa bed  by Kroehier. Excellent condition,  $250 obo. 685-4097. MSc  Priced lor last sale. Master bedroom set; 2 dressers, night tables,  2 beds: sola and matching chair,  armchair, ottoman, lamps - variety,  liquor cabinet, workshop cabinet,  bar stools, maple kitchen table w/4  chairs. 886-7094. M8w  FURMTURE REPAIRS  To new or old  furniture. We can  repair spills, breaks,  loose joints, replace  missing parts, etc.  rf/H ClJ/MtTtVr  CABINETMAKER  lOAASeSZZMl'cih**,  Coffee table wilh matching end  tables, Sklar-Peppler, $200. 886-  9851. (48c  Chesterfield w/lold oul bed, $250;  Victoria occasional chair, $100;  single bed and frame, $25, all in  exc. cond. 885-7511. #48c  Six drawer dressing table w/mirror,  good cond., $50.886-3032. #49w  Sklar Peppier beige velvet 3 seat  chestertield, good cond., $250.  886-3354. #49w  Queen waterbed w/frame, headboard 4 heater. Exc. cond. $165.  885-0385. ��49c  Couch w/2 matching wing chairs,  $550 obo. 885 5478. ��48c  Black, brass and glass dining  room suite, 4 chairs incl., $250  Obo. 886-7827. tfns  Grandfather dock from Germany,  oak, many features, 3 chimes.,  $8000 8864550 SS  Ksyaking lilt jacket, comfy 4 MO spectacular carpet In shades  cheap, call 886-7355 tfns of gram, blue, gold and navy, $75.  885-5385.  KOc  Purebred Golden Retriever pups,  gorgeous red lamily dogs, $250.  886-2457. MM  Lightweight Western saddle, new  condition, $250.8864995.   #49c  Old lurnace and galvanized fittings. 885-9087. MM  Gorgeous black 4 white kittens.  8864648. MM  Healhy bunny, cage and toad to a  good home. 885-2790.       IHAn  Wanted: loving home 11/2 yr. old  lemale RottwHer. Spayed, has all   Kittens 885-4643.  shots. Price negotiable. Shane or  Andrea 325-3085 eves, 876-3076  message. ��48c  M8c  If you're unable to shop - let your  personal shopper do it for youi  886-9346. leave message.   #48c  Are our departed loved ones still  close? Call 1-900-451-68851or  true stories ol visitations and  encounters with angels. $1.99 per  min. Average call 2 min. Must be  18*. Touchtone phone.       148c  Sunshine Coast Dateline. 1-900-  451-3564 ext "973 $2 99 per  minute 16 and older. V.E.I. ��51w  CAMEO  SINGLES CLUB  Come and meet each other lor  companionship, lun and many  interesting activities Join us Call  885-53M or 886-0954 tin  Attractive senior widow, interested  in many activities, seeks unattached gentleman, 65. n/s. lor  meaningful relationship Reply to  RRI1.S7AC3, Gibsons, BCVON  IVO. MOw  S.C. NO Date Une Great dates'  Coast girls and guys Voice personals 1-900-451 -3099 ext. 175.  18. T. towns $3 29 mm Canada  900 Easton MD. ��49w  7 Announcements  YOGA IN GIBSONS  Moving through Halha, Iyengar,  breath and aura lorces towards  strength and openness ol body  and self. Wednesday. 915-10:45  am, Kinsmen Hall, Thursday, 7-  8:30 pm, SI. Bart's. Drop in $7.  any 8 classes to Jan. 26. $48.  Dhyana 886-9737. ��49c  LANDED IMMIGRANTS!  Arnat can help you become a  Canadian citizen. 885-1917. M9c  FORST POTTERY  Open Wednesday thru Saturday 9  am to 5 pm or by appointment.  1040 Chamberlin Rd., Gibsons.  886-2543. ��48w  c-  out of jime  "hawMtaaiiot  Roberts Creek  885-3935  Gibsons:  Molly's Lane  886-0485  Auspicious Apparel  Unique import clothing  from UK & Europe  Vintage/Retro/Consignment  Ritual & Goddess Crafts  Body Jewellery  Handcrafted Celtic Pieces  Hemp Clothing & Accessories  Coma join us lo start the  Yule celebrations al our  Open House in  Gibsons. Dec. 1.7-9pm  Remember Winter  Solstice Die. 21  PET SITTING  Loving care ol your animal Iriends  by an experienced "handler-. Cal  Vera 886-8159. M9w  15' Western saddle, exc. cond.,  $350. Horse harness, Hamas and  tugs, $40.885-5444. MM  Wanted: an educated, serious  rider to lease / buy pleasant willing  eventing 16 1/2 h thoroughbred.  New barn, riding trails and large  ring avail. Vicinity Reed Rd., Gibsons. Call 886-8168, 886-9205  ask tor Lod. Mac  Two cats to good home. 886-  3181 MM  Sony reel tape recorder, needs fixing? Pick up. 886-4692.      M8c  Lovely 3 It. do! bouse to a apodal  and needy chid. 886-7156.   M8c  U.S Divers Data Scan 4 dive computer, never used, $800. 886-  2281 (48w  Complete set klchen cupboards 4  countertop; large shop woodslove,  32x32x37; hideabed, beige; fridge,  while Kenmore, r. band. 885-7570  alt. 6pm. I48w  Flsher/Pr. high chak, $60; Cosco  toddler car seat w/tether strap,  $60; Donl full size playpen, $40;  Evenflo infant car seat w/canopy,  $40; Perago stroller, $100; tolly  lined infant wicker basslnett  w/canopy, $35. All items in mint  cond 885-9565. M8c  ClarisWorks (Accslsratad tor  AsHe/i leeks ��M<efd.  Will pay cosh lor quality,  good condilion PAPERBACK/  HARDCOVER BOOKS,  CD.'i, RECORDS or TAPES  Please call ahead  its-am  Thomas organ, mod. 263, $900  ObO. 886-2300. MSC  Roland EP3.61 key digital piano.  as new $400 885 5968 att 6pm  Lowrey electric keyboard, never  used $300 886-7565        M9w  Yamaha Porta sound PSS-480  electronic keyboard w/adaptor.  $350 obo 886-9103 ss  TIME* SPACE IN OILS  Art exhibit and sale leaturing  paintings and sawblade clocks by  Martha Griffith. Nov. 12 to Dec 2,  Hunter Gallery, Lower Gibsons  886-9022 or 685-9997        M9c  Gerl's Electrolux  1507 REED RD., GIBSONS  ���86-8053  Independent representative serving the Sunshine Coasl since  1979.  SALES-SERVICE-SUPPLIES  1994 Clearance. Great Prices.  Trades welcome. ��5tc  Piano Tuning  ft  * repairs  * appraisals  KcnDaWoih  M6-284)  GRANVILLE ST. FLEA MARKET.  1313 Granville Street. 681-3939,  open 10am-Spm weekends and  holidays. SM admission or non  perishable donation to Vancouver  food bank at Ihe door. Vendor registration daily 10am 5pm     I48w  TROPICAL FISH  Tanks ��� Supplies ��� Repairs  886-9690   M8c  MOVING?  Need boxes? Stop by Ihe Coast  News olfice in Gibsons. Monday  mornings after 10:30 am.       ttn  any Macintosh), version 2.1, sd  tadory sealed, new approx. $300,  asking $150. Also, At Ease, M  factory sealed, version 2.0. Naw,  approx. 1130, asking $70. Buy'  both tor $200, get a Iree CMwt  package. Tm 885-2(79.     msc  Fr. Prov. bdrm. set, T. beds,  dresser, C. drawers, night table,  (white) $700; Chrome table 4 4  chaiis, while 4 gold, $75; Lite  Arborite collee 4 2 end tables, $25  ea.; stereo-record player, radio,  amplif. 4 cassette. 2 speakers.  $700; waffle iron, $10; 1 dble.  stainless sink, $35; door, 24W.  $20,3 table lamps. $15 ea; swivel  rocker. $100 885-9997       148c  Martin 30-30 1336 lever action  w/scope. v.g. cond. w/some  extras. Must have FAC. $300  886-8545 M8w  Korg Ml synth. wilh anvil road  case. $1000 obo. 886-7972 or  686-4919. MBw  Apartment size Baldwin piano,  good cond., 886-4291.       M8w  Hammond organ, model 126, exc.  cond., $1100 obo. 886-6451. M9w  Private piano lessons. Royal Conservatory. Beginners. Eileen Lewis  886-8588. K1c  Landclearing, reasonable rates or  hades. 886-4683 leave mess ��49c  19. Appliances  Upright Ireezer, 17.5 cu. ft., Gibsons model, $375; Valley Comfort  wood stove, $175; 886-2191 after  6 pm. KOc  MNNKMOOKWDIID,  Vour complete septic  seivice now hot in slock  plastic tanks:  ��� Septic Tanks  ���D Boxes  - Holding Tanks  ��� Sewage Pumps  VARIOUS SIZES &  MODELS AVAILABLE  For iht 'Bast' pric. on iht coast  call 886-7064  Navy 4 grey couch. $100; exercise bike w/digital monitor, $40;  portable colour TV, $35 obo. 886-  2341. ��48c  Washer 6 dryer. Modal, (washer  Coast to Coast RV Camping Mem-  non-working). $50/pr. 865-1939.     bership lor Bullhead City, Az���  MBw   $700 US 685-2954. I48w 21. For Sale  21. For Sale  21. For Sale  21. For Sale  Full size pinball machine, $300; 1982 Mazda GLC lot parts; beei  Crallsman   10"   table   saw, fridge. 535; wood stove 11/2 cord  w/wheels, $350; 10- B4D mitre firewood and 30 fl pipe $150 obo.  saw, $65 685-9017           ��49w 886-0448 pis. lv. mess.'      ��49w  I  Large chest Ireezer. good cond..  $75 obo, avail. Jan/95.885-3310.  #460  Large Energy King F/P insert,  good shape, $125.1-883-9977.  #48c  Small Kenmore Iridge, working  cond., 6 yrs. old, $100 885-2086.  ��48w  New - youths 18 spd Vokata,  Glacier Point mountain bike, $250;  queen size waveless water bed  maltress, $50.886-9006.     ��50c  For all your  renovation needs call  BRUCE RANDALL  CONTRACTING  ' Residential  ���Commercial  ��� Free Estimates  Call Bruce 885-1949  Olympus OM-10, 19 lens manual  adapter, instruction manual and  original boxes all like new, Braun  flash, $260; Kodak Retina Reflex  IV. I 9 Xenon lens 2X tele extender Hard case, close up lens,  instruction book, exc cond.. $150.  886-9227 ��48w  English all-purpose saddle, exc  cond., $600; B/l D/W, $75; dryer,  $45; twin maltress. $10.885-5062  #49w  Radial arm saw, 10 in. deluxe c/w  stand & dust collector, $350. 885-  8995 eves. #49w  INEXPENSIVE FIREWOOD  Red cedar, splil 4 delivered,  $85/cord or U/P/U $60/cord; tir  and cypress avail. $110/cord or  U/P/U $85/cord. 885-2339 7-9 pm.  ��49w  Large 6x7x3 wooden old-fashioned refridgeralor. $250. 886  2887. ��49c  FIREWOOD  Cut. split and delivered. $75 / pickup load. 885-4438. ��49c  Need something done but don I  know exactly how to do it? Call  New Millenium Inventor's Sociely  885-0654. *49c  Renovation sale Ushape oak  kitchen, bathroom vanities, blue  bathroom fixtures, etc 886-2503.  866-0170 ��49c  AFX racing car set, 37 ft ol track. Computers 4860X2. $1950. Pen-  2 power packs, 4 speed controls, 5 hum, $2996 Call lor details N4N  cars, $50 886-9233 ��48c   Plus. 866-3737. #49c  Child's table and chairs in exc.  cond., etc. etc 886-2127.    #48w  Custom-made off-while overstuffed chesterfield, chair and  ottoman, marvelous cond. $800  obo. 866-7656. ��48w  Home York gym, like new, cost  approx. $1200, selling $600 obo.  Call Len ot Heidi 886-4504.  ��48c  Wood burning healer, $150;  waterbed, $120.886-8837.   ��48c  Deluxe side rail stepper, w/pulse  meter, timer, etc., $230 obo; 9 in.  Rockwell Beaver table saw, cast  iron, $250.885-5263. ��49c  For Christmas ��� Large hand-painted, laminated cartoons. $35-$40.  886-7823 ��49c  EXERCISE 8IKE with monitor  tracks speed etc.. neatly new,  $100, RECLINER with mechanism  rocking option, motion and heater,  $75; 2 double mattresses, $10  each. 686-3335. ��48c  Klein Rascall full XT with XTR  shifters Tibar Brodie forks bar  ends. Control lech, stem etc,  $1400 obo, paid $1750.886-0238.  MS*  UtHy trailer. 41/2x7 ft. box, good  cond, $500ol��.885-9491.  *49w  ESTATE OARAGE SALE  SAT/SUN, DEC. IM  4590 Coast Hwy. (Whitaker Rd)  9-4pm Two collage style (wood  arms) sola/chair sets c/w coffee  and end tables, $75 t $150; 6  pee. Spanish style bdtm. suile,  $250; stereo system c/w stand and  LP collection, $150; reproduction  musket and 2 pistols, set, $175;  1979 Caddy, 2 dr., 1 ownei, $1000  obo and hundreds of misc. household items and collectables. Best  otters, for cash only, no cheques.  ��48w  LeClere 4 It. floor loom, maple  frame and heedles, etc. $600 obo.  886-7704. l��*  Propane RU furnace and misc.  items, oilers. 886-0120       M9w  WANTED: Boom box CD player  (ghetto blaster), call Sue 886  2622 I51w  RSF wood slove, super efficient  airtight, can be thermostatically  controlled. Rated at 3,000-45.000  B.T.U/ttr. Ind. screen, thermostat,  tools and wood carrier, $476 obo  921-7720. ��49w  Canopy for small truck. $125;  woodstove. good cond, $75 885-  0495. I49w  Aged horse manure for sale $20  per P/U or 2,130 Robeits Creek.  885-9969 ��49w  Firewood. 1 honest cord, rate  negotiable. Call John 886-7484  Htw  Yamaha 180c skis Salomon bindings and poles, used twice. S<50  886-9708 ��49w  Full size H/D older style canopy  good shape. $100 883-2508  f49w  Winchester model 70 300 mag  num. ebony lot-end and grip-cap  mtttiiteime spacers Scope, sling  and case w/100 rounds. $625  885-9565 ��49w  Sci-fi books, classic authors some  rare, some complete collections.  $30 883-9402 I49w  Phoenix space healer. F/p insert.  $350 885-3172. ��49w  Bauer rollerblades size 9-10, with  gloves, like new, $75; Nintendo  entertainment system, w/zapper  gun. 6 games, laser scope head  gear. $175; Turbo-Grafx w/2  games, $40; Nintendo Quickjhol.  $50 obo; Qameboy w/4 games,  c/w pouch, exc. cond. $115.883  9112. *49w  Venus dress form, $50; small Iruck  override, spring kit, $50; Navajo  CB bass stn i aerial, $50 885-  3884 *49w  Older Viking jet spray portable  dishwasher, works good, $40 obo  886-2086. ��49c  Two single bulb Horescent light fixtures, $45/bolh; 2 elegant end  tables, cherry wood. $180/bolh.  886-9346 eves. '49c  Dot matrix Panasonic printer, VCR  Sony cassette, lurn table, microphone. 865-5566. ��49c  Computer for sale, IBM Compat.  386 DX 1 year old, lots ol room lor  upgrading. Monochrome monitor,  mouse programs, 51/4 Inch and 3  1/2 inch disk drives, good deal!  $680. Call 886-3419. tins  C\eoff Clements  Bird's Eye Maple  Hope Chests  Children's  Rocking Horses  Table & Bench Sets  Wall Hanging Mirrors  886-8074  Local  HONEY  Blackberry 4 Fireweed  886-2127.  It 48c  Moving; Chest freezer, bar fridge,  5HP lawnmower, gas whippersnip-  per. patio set. BBQ, graphite basketball outfit, boys bike, ladies  skates. 20' TV. Nintendo. 886-  3075. 148*  Snowboard for sale, 160E Sims  Ace Freeride with bindings, $175.  886-8746 I48w  Two pairs X-counlty skis. Cal aft.  6pm 886-4697. M6w  Kingston airtight woodstove, $150.  8859068 148*  Older slove, good working order,  $75 885-5485. M6w  Brand new. still in box. Bose 151  indoor/outdoor speakers, $200.  886-8051. ��48w  Child's bike, suitable tor 5 yr. old,  BRC Scooter red mountain bike. 5  spd, alloy wheels, lie new, $150.  886-7151 I48w  Goth*?*  20-50% OFF  SELECTED GIFTS  & CLOTHING  DECEMBER 1-24  Stepping Stones  Shadow Baux Lane  Sechelt ��� 885-8922  Chesterfield suite. $60. chest ot  drawers $25 misc household  lems 8850997 i48c  Newer model 70 300 Winchester  Magnum wfeiiras $650 obo FAC  cert reqd 885-1083 ��48c  TROPIC AL FISH  Tanks ��� Supples ��� Repairs  886-9690  CHRISTMAS GIFT BASKETS  Why wait? Order your Christmas  gilt baskets now! Select Irom our  brochure, order a customized basket, or order our new "Coast  Christmas" basket leaturing Coast-  created gilt ilems. KELLEC-  TABLE GIFT BASKETS, 886-  6717. Free delivery in Gibsons.  Bauer Supreme junior hockey  skates, size 11, $30; kid's wagon,  $20; boy's preschool 2 wheel  bike, $15; pre-schooler toys. Call  to view. 686-8445. #48c  SEEKER  ���48c  Microwave, $100. twin beds,  French Provincial. $150 ea, Kenmore sewing machine, $75;  sewing machine cabinet, $100;  exercise bike, $30 686-2300. ��48c  Oil lurnace and tank. $200; u-built  lent trailer. $500 883-2555   #48c  Mountain Air airtight woodstove,  $150; Fisher Price nursery monitor, $25. fp bedral, $15, oval oak  bevelled glass mirror, $100. 885-  3025. ��48c  Recycled Building Material*  French Doors/lnl.-Exl. Doors  Alum 4 Vinyl Windows  lighting/Kitchen &  Bathroom Fixture) etc.  Visit ooe lienor col  ������5-MM  5653 WhorfM, Sechell  Aterytl* A State*  MON-SAT Vom-5 pm  Truck canopy, lull size, $100;  Navajo TRC-850 am/ssb. 40 channel CB base stn w/antenna,  $350. Realistic am/ssb 40 channel  mobile CB with dual antenna.  $200 885-1083 148c  Natural gas heater. 47,000 btu,  dual fan, new $1200 $350. 885-  4804. ss  Four 195-60R15 wintet studded  radials, $25 ea.; Lorance X-15B  sonar printout sounder. $150.885-  6414 after 5 pm. '46c  Efel wood stove, glass door, beautiful shape. $275.685-3506.    ss  Oil furnace/thermostat, 61,000  BTU t oil tank, complete, $295  obo. 865-4804 Bob. ss  Stunning wedding dress, white  satin, 5' train, pearls, sequins, size  8. paid $1400, asking $700, 886-  0536. ss  Laser printer, Hewlett Packard,  Laserjet Series 1.086-4169. ��49w  CSA approved Napolean wood  stove, glass door, brass trim,  $400; large chest freezer, working,  $35,886-7475. ��46w  Michelin snow tires, 185/70R14,  pair, $75.885-3506. 1148c  5-piece Sonar drums, teak shells  w/hard cases, new pearl Hyhal  stand, $350; two 5 mm white wet  suits: 1 small women's, t medium  men's; one 3 mm O.P. wet suit,  medium, $75 ea 885-6419. ��48w  Utility box with security lock, fits  Chevy S10 Iruck, like new, $75.  886-7797.   *48w  Men's Seiko watch, gold, accurate,  classy, still in original box, $200 or  offers. 886-4692. 146c  Camera, 35 mm Pentax ES2,4  lenses. $350.8864635.      ��48c  Ambra 486 SLC 2/50 Rom dhve  primer, colour monitor, 2 mos. old,  $2200.886-3185. 148c  Cut to your dim. 1" and up. Red  and yellow cedar, fit, hem.,  spruce, maple. 886-7037.    ��49w  / WASHINGTON N  ���ndKINTIRKM  HA?  FOR SALE  \PHONtW-7t00/  Med. size blue Regency woodstove. good cond, $385. 888-  787*    146*  MOVING SALE  Ikea kitchen table I chairs. $350;  hutch single bed; recliner; rocker;  assorted kilchenware, lamps, etc.  886-4624 M8w  Admiral washer 1 dryer, was  $1400 new. sell $700 sel. 2 yrs  ok), ladies 7/8 Oachstem ski boots.  new $500 sell $250. child s sks 4  boots size 11 $25 885-9755    I48w  Remington     30-06     pump  Gamemaster model 760. FAC  cert req $285 obo 885-1079    I48w  H/D tool box. handle 4 trays. $75.  satellite dish $350 885-2213.    ��4��w  LOOKING FOR A UNIOUE  CHRISTMAS GIFT? Locally hand-  crafted, beautifully finished burl  clocks, keyhangers, desk sets,  jewelry hangers, etc Useful as  well as decorative! Various sizes  and prices To view or order 885-  2574 #49*  Two 3-spd lolding bikes, ideal for  RVs or boats. Like new 886-9992.   ^^   ss  SX20 telephone switchboard,  great for motel. Some phones ind  13900.885-9068 ���  ��� Garden Mix & Manure  ��� Compost Blend  ��� Bark Mulch & Nuggets  ��� Lava Rock  ��� Sunds & Gravels  ��� Landscape Cloth  ��� Concrete Blocks.  Slabs & Ornaments  ��� Planters  ��� Drainage Pipe etc.  OPEN MON-SAT &4  liiiliODLM"  Hay/Straw $4.00 bale  Garden mulch hay, $3.50  Can deliver.  Oate/Barliy, 10* Ib.  Call between 12-1pm. 885-9357.        tin  AMAZINGII  Multi-use carts... Great for hauling lirewood, parcels, pails, you  name ill Two-wheeled, heavy wire  trame, royal blue, price reduced to  clear $24.95 plus GST. Hurryl  Quantities ate limited! See al  Sechelt Coast News office, 5721  Cowrie St. or Gibsons Coast News  office (behind Dockside Pharmacy), Mon.-Fri, 9-5 pm. tin  SATELLITE 8ALES  AND SERVICE  Programming subscriptions.  Green Onion Earth Station  885-5644.   ttn  Colour pencil portraits Irom your  lavourite photo. Pets, lamily,  Iriends. 9'xl2\ $35. Send cheque  or M/O along with photo to P.O.  Box 291, Gibsons, BCVON IVO.  Pis. allow 6-8 wks. lor delivery.  Satisfaction guaranteed or money  refunded. ifns  250 gal oil tank (lull), lower Gibsons. Swap for utility trailer, yard-  work, why. 865-3433 ss  Sears 9' garage door > opener  (new $1000) $550.885-0244.   ss  '82 Saab 900. turbo, exceptionally  clean, must sell immed. No reason, ofler relused. 738-7472. *48c  '82 Escort, running cond., 4 dr.,  needs body work, $400 obo. 886  4947. ��48w  '82 Z-28 Mops, lady driven,  garage kept, stored winters. $5000  obo. 886-8351. ss  82 Ford Mustang. 117,000 k's. 6  cyl. auto. Very good condition.  $2500. Call 886-0366. ss  '92 Mazda RX7, good cond, new  clutch, brakes, $3100.886-8032.  ss  1913  '83 whle Grand Prix 2 door coupe,  1 owner, immaculate interior,  loaded, wire wheels, new tires,  hoses, belts, elc. $2,350 obo. 886-  8105. KOc   1M4   '84 Pontiac Sunbird, exc. cond,  $4500.885-5588. ��48c  '84 Ford Mustang 3.8 L, V6, rebuilt  tranny, new paint, exhaust, rear  shocks, rims 1 tires, 7RTRX rims,  runs like new, $2400 obo. 886-  7058 Klc  '84 Escort wagon, 160,000 km,  new tires, $700.883-2992.   148c  '84 Honda CMc hatchback 150OS  std., 1 owner, exc. cond. $3495  lirm. Call 885-3943 and leave  message. ss  84 Crown Victoria auto, o/d, d/l,  a/c ��� extras, $2950.885-8648. ss  MM  Olds Cutlass Ciera 4 cyl, auto,  exc. cond, $3000.886-3441.*48w  '85 Celebrity 4 dr, P/.S, auto, 6  cyl, good cond, $3500 obo. 885-  1083 (will trade). *48c  76 Ford F250, only 65,000 miles,  w/canopy, tool box, 390 cu. in, 4  spd. $1750 obo. 886-0126.   #4Sc  76 Chev shortbox stepside Iruck,  updated appearance. Offers welcome or trade for motorcycle. 886-  7972 eves. ��48w  '77 Ford 150 4x4. 80 box, new  tires, tutt box. Good cond. $2600  obo. 886-4650 ss  '77 Dodge 1/2 ton, runs great,  good work truck, $600 obo. 885-  1079. ��48w  '78 Dodge window van, reasonably good cond, $550.886-8325.  *49w  78 Chev van, must sell, $1000  obo. 886-0120. ��49w  Full size Bronco 4X4,189 XLT  mod., 50,000 kms, loaded.  $16,000, must see. 685-9892.  ss  BYPASS  TRUCK*  EQUIPMENT  3QT  Auto Recycles  Free Scrap Car Removal  Baying Late Models  Towing  886-3880  I960  '80 3/4-1 Ion Chev flat deck, veiy  good engine, deck w/tool boxes,  $1800.885-9869 after 6 pm. '49c  '80 Dodge 3/4 ton extended club  cab. Reliable work truck, first  $1000 takes 666-7207. ss  1961  1966  22 Heavy  Equipment  Oder D-8, cable, blade, extraordinary winch, runs well. Reasonably  priced. 885-7147. ��48w  Motor carrier licence incl. Iractor  authority, some equipment. 886-  9696. #48w  Backhoe 480 B diesel ml 2 buckets, $8500.886-8974. ��48c  '86 Hyundai Stellar, great running  cond, $1200.886-8837.      #48c  '86 Camaro V6, 5 sp. Pioneer  casselte, exc. cond, $4200 obo.  866-9455. M8c  '86 Oldsmobile Cutlass Supreme,  mint cond. $5800.883-9443.    ss  '86 lady driven Renault Alliance  w/only 35,000 km. Exc. cond.  $2995.6854812,8864068. #49c  '86 Olds Ciera Brougham, loaded  plus disc player, $5795.886-7150.  ss  Mazda log lights, brand new, in  box, $65.886-7096. #48w  VW parts, uttd lor Beetle and  van. Call Kevin's Mobile. 886-  3185. ��48c  Auto parts - 76 Nova 2 dr. Wanted  ���806 Mazda motot. 8854706.  Mtc  1920e  1923 Model T, 350 LT-1 dual  tours, tunnel ram, ex-show, very  fast, head turner. $12,000 obo or  pt. pyment. on boat suitable for  charter. 886-7704. ss  '66 Pontiac Parisienne, new trans,  carb, alt, battery, belts 1 more.  Exc. running cond, travelled to  Dawson Creek many times. 4  good lires ��� 2 exc. snows. $1,500.  8854339 or 6854466.        ��50c  '67 Malibu, 2 door, exc. cond.  $3200 8864336 ss  70s  70 Volvo stn. wagon, does run,  great parts. $300 obo. 866-3384,  886-2756 aft. 6:30. #49w  73 VW Beetle. New paint, brakes,  tires, engine, cheap on gas. $1995  obo. '68 Dodge, good slanl 6  motor, runs well, just needs front  windshield, $250.886-0662. ��48c  78 Camaro, auto, Uniroyal GTS  tiies, AM/FM, cassette. $1500  obo. Cat 886-2910 alt. 5pm. M9w  HERE'S A GOOD ONE!  78 Chev Malibu 4 door, auto,  PS/PB, one owner, 58,000 orig.  miles, clean, sound and runs  great. $895 Brandon 886-4210   ��49w  Wrecking 78 Ford Mustang. V6.  mags, all or parts 866-6846 ��49w  76 Toyola Landcruiser, 2 tops,  winch. $4800 885-7716      >49w  1971  79 Pontiac Parisienne. lully  loaded, new brakes, tires alt  $1200 885-9648 ss  79 Chrysler Newport, reliable.  $500 obo 885-5564 M8w  79 Porsche 924, 5 spd , 72,000  mi, new lires. clutch, major tune  up Ttade for car. boal' $4,200  886-0181 ss  79 Mercedes 300. European  model, wagon, seals 7, s/rool,  leather, exc $8500.8854294  ss  1N1  '81 Cougar 2 door. auto, sun rool,  new biakes $700 obo 886-3993  ss  1912  '82 Pontiac Gran LeMans. p/s, p/b,  auto, V6, $720 obo. Pager toll tree  1-979-8377. #50c  '87 Toyota Tercel, $2900 obo.  8854270. #49c  '87'Plymouth 5 spd hatchback,  clean, no rust, $2450 obo. 686-'  0667^ 149c   IM   '88 Mercury Tracer LS, as new,  27,000 kms, mint cond, $6500  Obo. 885-7008. #49c  '88 Tracer, good cond., $3500.  886-3032. #49w  '86 Ford Tempo 4 dr, 5 spd, air,  am/lm, $2750.8854412.        ss  '88 Chev Eurosport Celebrity  wagon. 5 spd, 108,000 kms, a/c,  am/fm cass., one owner. Exc.  shape. Price reduced to $5500  obo. 885-3727 ss  '68 Cavalier Z24, V-6, Pwr. sunroof w/air. Exc. cond. $6,800 obo.  886-7854 afl. 5:30pm. ss  tin  '89 Pontiac Tempest 4 dr.A/C,  P/B, P/S, 6 cyl. aulo, 70,000 kms,  exc. cond, AM/FM stereo can,  all seasons 1 snow lires, $6,000  obo. 885-0390. SS  two  '90 Suzuki Swift GLX 4 dr. sdn.  with Euro sport kl, 85,000 km, one  n/s ownet, good mileage, 5 spd.  Exc. maintenance kept. Asking  $5600. Must be seen. 886-9572.  ���48c  INI  '91 Mercury Cougar, auto., air,  power, white, exc. cond, 35,000  kms, $15,000000 886-3623    SS  91 Bonneville SE, loaded, lady  driven, 42,000 kms, $14,000.886-  X75. ��49w  '91 Sunbitd SE. V6. 5 sp 2 dr.  air mil cass $8900 886-2688  ss  1M2  92 Aerostar, 7 pass Exc. cond  42,000 km 886 7524 eves       ss  '91 Chev 3/4 ton pickup. 454 auto,  15.000 km. $16.500.866-9424 ss  2b.Campers & RVs  55 Chevy pick up. 283 4 spd.  $5500; 327 Corvette motor, rebuilt.  $1500 885-5467 II  '701  72 Chevy 3 ton Bat deck with hiab.  $1200.886-3977. #48w  73 Volkswagen campeivan,  $1100 as is. 886-7251 or 220-  0333 M8C  75 Dodge propane 4X4. crew cab,  completely rebuilt, price slashed  $4995 685-7518 ss  76 VW van, no tutt, tetm paint,  rebuilt engine $4500.886-8305  NSC  1976 Komlort travel trailer, 20 ft  $3.850 885-1964 148c  1981 Dodge Maxivan, fully  camperized. exc. cond, $6500  8155489 ss  75 VW vtn, bubble, 2200 cc  Porsche engine, good cond ,  $1800 886-0938 ss  26 ft. Oktntgtn Sth wheel, new  tires, battery, carpets, $9,250;  w/66 Ford Supercab Lariet.  $15,950.8854202 ss  1961 Campervan, the only one kke  it on the Coast, with a side fold out  bdtm. plus tl other usual camping  equip.$10 500 886-2155   <49w  See this beauty before you buy. 29  1/2 It. Bonait trailer Idetl lor  snowbirds. Oueen rear bed. 2 dr.  model, large 2 dr fridge, full balh.  sleeps 6, air and awning. $14,500.  883-2409. ss  1977 Nomad 20 1/2 loot travel  trailer. 3 way fridge, stabilizer bers,  good condition, as is $2500 886  2504. ifns  Travel trailer by Terry. Spacious,  full kl, balh, sleeps 8. Immaculate  cond. Phone 885-4048 eves lor  viewing. Priced to sell. ss  21' Nomad Tandem travel trailer,  lull bathroom, stove, fridge, furnace. Sleeps 6. $3950.865-3998  ss  20 ft. Frontlet, shower, toilet,  stove, furnace, tridge, all working.  Re-cond. engine. $7000 obo. Can  be seen at #63, Wilson Crk. RV  Park ss  8x45 trailer, sleeps 6, clean and  good cond. 885-2100. ss  1977 VW Westfalia. fully camperized. exc. cond, no rusl, $4500,  8664846. #49w  22 It. motothome for rent, F/T or  P/T, on or oil W/F property In  Sechelt, pet ok. Cell #1.329-0090  lv. mess. #49*  1990 dlx. 24' motorhome A-1 con.  dition 886-9025. ss  21 1/2 It. motorhome, 460 cu. in.  46,000 orig. miles, like new cond,  captains chairs, rool air, custom  outside storage, new brakes, etc.  $12,000 or part pymt. on boat,  suitable lor charier 686-7704    ss  Winter Projeci ��� 1977 ��� 23 fl.  Dodge C dass motorhome. 66,000  miles, has been siting, body good,  Interior needs wiring, upholstery  and TLC. Runs line, but has  cracked manifold, $4500 obo. 886-  7214. #48*  35 ft deluxe Sth Wheel, 1988, carriage Brougham w/elec. slide-out  L/R, A/C, awning, loo many  options lo list. Exc. cond, must  seU, $27,900.885-1079.      ��48*  12' aluminum boat, 7.5 Merc o/b  motor. SISOOfirm. 886-9049.   ss  Wanled: Classic wooden runabout. 886-2738. ss  Canoe 15 A. 8 in, libreglass wih  paddles, $450.885-5307,        ss  24 It. Campion Offshore,very  clean, 100 hrs. on 260 HP Merc,  new leg, standup head, VHF, Dig.  F/F, bait tank, full galley pack aft.  cabin, lots of slorage, very nice  weekender and fishing machine.  $17,500. (trailer also avail.) 885-  5774. ss  Heavy duty 50' float ramps buil to  sul. 883-2610 or 883-9290.      SS  18 ft Fibreglass, Volvo I/O, boal.  Tandem axle trailer, $3800.883-  2297. ss  22' Bell Buoy rebuil 302 and Merc  leg, convertible hardtop and canvas, VHF, lishflnder, trailer,  $8,000. Will consider part trade.  885-4019. ss  25 fl. Reinell, depth sounder, good  mech. condllon. $9000 obo. 886-  4670. ss  Heavy duty 50' Mat tamps buil lo  sul. 683-2610 Of 883-9290      ss  27' Concorde l.g. cabin cruiser.  318 Chrysler I/b, radar, VHF, CB,  sounder, compass, sleeps 4.  Excellent condition. Ready to  cruise. $17,800.886-7240.      ss  OUTBOARDS FOR SALE  9.9-20-3040-50-70 HP 1992-1993  Evinrudes. Excellent condition.  Lowe's Resort, 883-2456.       ttn  27. Mobile Homes  '81 GMC P/U ml camper or nol.  New brakes, new transmission,  some rust. Moving, must sell,  $1000 obo. 8864396.        #46w  '81 GMC t/2 ton, canopy, lair  cond, ot course a little rust, tuns  well, $1735.20 obo. 866-7656.  ��48w  1963  '83 F250, low kms., canopy,  camperized, dual lanks, Immac,  $4200.8864171. #48c   1984   '84 Dodge Caravan, auto. $4,500.  8864204. ss  '84 Nissan pickup, ugly bul working, $750. 886-8061, 5-7 pm,#49w  IMS  '85 Ft50 6 cyl. auto, box liner,  canopy. Good economical truck.  $4500 obo. 8864795. ss  "185 Fotd F150 XLT, ext. cab,  canopy, 351, s/new parts, gd.  cond, $6900.8854109.        ss  IMT  '87 Ford Ranger, diesel, $3000.  883-2863. ��49w  '87 Ford Ranger, 6 cyl. auto,  canopy, good shape, $5000 obo.  8864469. #48c  '87 GMC Sierra 2500,3/4 ton 4X4,  new battery, shocks, brakes, tires,  rebuilt starter. Canopy West, rool  rack, whle, $8000.683-9221.  149*   IIM   '88 Toyota 4x4 SR5, V6 5 spd,  Ntck, $12,000.885-1913.   #48w  IIM  '89 Bronco II XL liver, V6 5 sp,  cass, clean A comfortable, $9600.  865-2133. ss   1M0   '90 Ford Ranger txt. ctb, exc.  cond, 5 spd, V8, $9000. 885-  5506 tt  '90 Ford F350 crew cab 4X4. long  box, new ties, trans, al. 1 starter.  Asking $18,900 883-9177 Ralph or  Kort, 883-2963 SS  1M1  '91 Chev S10 4 cyl, economical,  ne* tiies, $5500 firm 886-7096  19 tl. Runabout, hardtop, 60 hrs.  on 190 Mercruiser c/w tandem  trailer. 885-7147. #48w  19 It. Flying Scot sailing dinghy.  666-3185. #48c  Wanted: 17-20 It. o/b boat, older  boat ok, wih newer motor. 885-  4031. #48w  Compl. 427-325 hp Mercruiser  marine engine - f.w. cooled, $2200  obo; 350 4-bol main w/Mercruiser  manifolds, bell hsg. elc, $1200.  885-9869 after 6 pm. ��49c  24 It. power boat, low hrs. on  rebuil 318; sleeps 2; ful electronics, $5900.883-2990 ss  24 ft. Rlenell hull, good i/o OMC  leg, 350 Chev, handyman's spec.  $1450 385-9648. ss  SECHELT MARINE]  SURVEYS LTD.  Captain BM Munwy I  MCMMC MNAMS    '  MABYC  -Murine  Surveyor! and Consultants  22 ft. Reinell. needs work, $2300  obo; also 12 ft. F/G, $100. 886-  0120. I49w  Moorage - Secret Cove, avail,  immed. 885-2503. #49w  Decca radars 101 4 110. $600  obo, lor both. 885-3090.     #49w  25 ft. H/D fibreglass workboat, 165  Perkins diesel, low hours. Slow  but good puller, $13,000 obo. 885-  1014 tt  Necky 2-person kayak, 3 paddles,  2 skirts, $2400. Nigel or Steve,  886-2003. tt  Attention: Divers 4 Hunters -16 fl.  Hurricane inflatable, 35 HP Johnson, trailer, 12x20x6 portable  garage, $4000 obo. 6854019. ss  1974 Riviera Star, 24 ft. sloop,  near new sails, (3) furling hetd  sail, 9.9 Honda, marine hetd,  propane stove, $9500.8854311.  ss  t2'x60' 2 bdrm 1970 Moduline,  rented in Sundance Pk .good  investment property al $23,500.  8654605. ��48c  Getaway/retirement open-design,  2 bdrm, fruit trees, deck, $69,900.  (Pad $235/mo.)t-604-8854255.  ��49w  Space available for new manufactured nome in Mason Road Mobile  Home Park. Call collect 792-4676.  #52*  Lovely, clean 4 yr. old. 2 bdrm, 2  baths, skylights, vauled ceiling,  carport, deck, in Rockland Wynd  Park. $74,900.885-2705.        ss  12x70 1973 Leader. 2 decks,  appliances? $19,500. 8854225  eves. ss  1971 Lamplighter, 14'x60', 2 bdrm  w/2 extra rooms added. Carpeted,  good cond, 4 appl. $24,500 at,  Sundance Park. 9664459.      ss  ,     3 _ _        .. hme'lID II}!.-  ,1979 Triple E motorhome, 24 It.  "' 3-way Iridge. 4 burner stove/oven,  . sleeps 6, roof ait, cab air, 460  Ford, $13,000.886-3441.    ��48w  Now Available,  New Double Wide Sle  in local retirement park  For info on ordering new home  Cal 597-3322.  tfn  28 Motorcycles  Failing wih shield. $200 obo. 886-  0120. ��49w  1989 Yamaha F2R600, $3500.  8857570 afl. 6pm. ��48w  I960 Vamaha XS1100, complete  Ferring, very good shape, $1100.  886-7545 ss  1974 Honda 250, mint cond,  $500 886.2969. 148*  Vamaha Banshee, twin 350, veiy  last. 686-7484 ��48w  1990 DR350 Suzuki Enduro.  10,000 km, mint cond, garage  kept. 1 owner $3,300 obo 885-  3604. ss  Very last 17 ft. Silverlme 115   1990 Honda CR60R. brand new.  Merc, power trim, stainless prop,   no miles, $1695.8854166      ss  gaiage kept, new trailer. Lowtanoe     ���  sounder, mtny extras. Hate to 19M Kawtsaki GPZ 900 Ninja.  sell $6,500 firm. 865-3604. ss *i*tk, like new. 20.000 km.  $3,500 8864616 aft. 7 pm      ss  Grady white 25 It. 1980 twin  Merc 470. excellent cond.  $42.000 883-2211 sl  18 It. SeaRay, 1981 Merc In/out,  comes with trailer, fish finder.  VHF, 2 covers, very clean.  $11.000 883-2211 ss  20 fl Double Eagle Mop, cuddy  cabin, galley, head. ttbs. new  Lowrtnce soundei. compass  radios, rear canvas $9,500 883  2409 ss  19 ft fibreform hardtop, 165 Merc  i/o. VHF, CB. sounder, baitbag,  timer, tnmtabs, auto pump. $8000  863-9923 ss  30 It. wooden cruiser, new Izuzu  diesel 4 cyl. motor, prop, radio, aft  cabin. $14,000 8832231, Dan.  (MVKarou). ss  26 It. Chris Craft, standup head,  galley, tje V-Oerth, 2 yrs old. 350  Chev Cruuder i/b, direct-drive  new prop - Al mahogany, compl.  lop/bottom done over. VHF, depth  soundei. asking, $8,500, 6 mos  moorage left at Secret Cove Marina 685-2771. ss  2 person libreglass kayak, til  equipped, good cond. $2400.885  7645 ss  22' Heavy lg Davidson double  ender. Single cylinder Ftrymtn  diesel $9500 firm. 885-9068    ss  29  Wanled to Rent  Woiking mother ol 1 needs lg 1-2  bd accom, reasonable 8864144   ��49w  Womtn, quiel N/S, N/P, older  building prel. allergies to cig  imoke, new renovalions. etc  Lower rent range, on disability.  long term prelerred. winter only  possible 866-3286 ISO*  Working couple w/2 children  require 3 bdrm home lor rent,  Langdale to Roberts Creek, preler  home w/ytrd. Exc. rets. N/S. N/P.  8864407 ��48c  Family ol 5 wants to tent 3 bdrm.  home, Rbts. Ck, Sechel district.  N/S. N/P, tell, avail 885-7641  MM ��48w  Single lathet needs 2 bdtm.  home/apt, ot share larger home  w/adults 4 children, prefer Sechelt  ���W 885-7262 #48*  FOR JANUARY 31  2 or 3 bdtm. home in the Roberls  Creek School Diet. We are reliable  tenants who seek long term rental.  Exc. reft. 8854213. aft, 5pm  ��49w Coast News, November 28,1994        17  ��  34. Help Wanted       I 35   Business &  Home Services  36. Work Wanled      141. Legal  3 bdrm. nc room view Bitch  Ave, $1000  2 bdrm. mobile Harry Rd, Gibsons, $500.  2 bdrm. cute mw lurnished view,  Garden Bty, $650.  2 bdrm. sule, Cowrie St., $850.  Suites Group Property Management, Otvi Austin, 185-  32M. 148c  HOUSE/TOWNHOUSE  Two one btdroom lidt by side  duplexes, quiet tret, newly renovated, $550 plus utilities.  APARTMENTS  Upptt Iloor ol houit, fireplace,  shared laundry, $650 plus utilities.  Three btdroom apartments, rent  includes heal and hot water, $650  to $700, no pets.  One bedroom VIEW suite, lowtr  Gibsons, $500 plus utilities.  Two btdroom apartments, rent  Indudes hut tnd hot wafer, $550  to $575, central Gibsons, no pits.  GRANT REALTY LTD.  686-3330  3 btdroom rancher. References  required. N/S. $850/mo. Neil  school 4 shopping. 478-9753.��48c  Lower Gibsons, roomy duplex, 3  Ige. bdrms, sundeck 4 grassed  yard, W/D, F/S, F/P.No dogs, rels  req, avail. Dec. 15, $800/mo. 1-  9484384. #48*  4 bdrm. beautilul home,  $1000/mo.; 3 bdrm, $700. 886-  "!!!: JJ** Davis Bay/Wilson Creek hall avail-  2 bdtm. cottage, 2 km. from terry, able. Wheelchair facilities. 885-  avail. Immed. 886-2642 eves only 2752 or 885-9863. tfn  afterepm.                   #48*       ������:    Roberts Creek Htll avail, dances,  3 bdrm house on quiet cul-de-sac,    .���. ...      ���  near Cedar Grove school. *m   f,m>' mMnit' Y,on��� 8��-  tfn  Dec. 1.$80O/mo. 885-5717. ��48c  ���1L  34. Help Wanted  LOWER GIBSONS. Two suites:  one house. Garden with creek.  MAIN: 2 BR, t/p, w/d, sunroom,  carport, $850*. LOWER: 2 BR, t/p  Pro'Mitorial styiist required with  pka separate wotkshop 4 studio,  own clientele lot 9 chili salon.  $550+,��664740, I48C   Denise 886-3916. ��48c  ���bdm 14xM mobile  on sunny private 1/4 acre lot. near  North Rd. Aval. Dae. 1. $59S/mo.  ��� ill. 963-3185 lv. matt.     *48c  2 bdtm suite in triplex, l/t, w/d,  Mttine Drive, Glbtoni, $620/mo.  md. hydro. 888-3082.        MOc  f bdrm. suite, Ir/it, suit older  working or retired person, N/8,  N/P, $450 Incl. utils, cable. 886-  3954(eves./Weekendt).      I48w  1 bdrm., kid. h/w, one le caretaker, professional managed, don  to transit tnd ill amenities. Pkg.  avail., hydro ���xtra, refs. req.  $440/mo. 866-8073 Mon.-Fri, 14.  H1w  Ntw 1 bdrm. houie w/txe. viiw  ���nd bitch. One milt Irom tlw  lerry, S appl.. N/P. $650/mo. ltd.  ytttfmtct. 886-2738 or 865-8622.  . I48w  1 bdrm apt. bright and sunny,  opposite Gibsons Marini. Ntw  building, quilt, secure, private  palio, laundry. 1110/mo. 166-  3420. KOc  2 bdrm view apt. opposite Gibaona  Marina. Very quiet, secure ind  clean. New kitchen, bithroom,  laundry. $74<Vmo. 8864420. MOc  Small 2 bdrm aulti, lower Gibsons, w/d, $450/mo without ud. or  $500/mo with. 6864639.     MOc  2 bdrm cozy sule. Bright, tunny,  lowtr Gibsons, ground level, w/d,  backyard. $500/mo. Aval. Dec. 1  orHMMW. MOc  RV SITE FOR RENT, near North  Rd, quiet, treed tret, $150/mo.  plus utils. Avail, now or Nov. 1.  963-3185. MOw  2 bdrm. ipt. central Gibsons.  Hydro and ctble nol included, iky-  light, newly painted, $595/mo.  866-7018. ��n  SUNCOAST MOTORS  886-8213  AvM. Dte. 1,1/2 ten view property, vtry privale, 3 bdim. Leak  Rd. $850 ���uti. 886-6088.    MM  Loww QImnm wth fwtoour vtow,  qmni, 2 Nmi. win floor, mwy  deeottted, N/P, N/S, fill req.  $720/��to. MM Included. 1-604-  2304091,8154615. MM)  Granthams Post Office wttetfront  ground door tub, 1 bdrm., single  person. N/P, $500 plus libit.; mo  botch ctbtn, $800 pta utll. 8M  Ntw 1 bdim. apt. Farnham Rd.  VIM, refs req, $550/mo. 686-  40M. 148c  fytrltfitftt view, bachelor cabin,  smal furnished, tVs, n/p. $45(Vmo.  ��� 11H. 888-8305. MM  1 bdrm. tuM, Indudes tight, httl  tnd cable, $600/mo. No dogi,  aval, immed. 886-2630.     Mw  3 bdtm house, dote to lerry, drop  deed view, 4 appl, $750/mo. 323-  0300 Mtw  Execulive 34 bdrm, 3 bath, view  homt. $1200 6M3075.      M9w  OUtont tcrene NictSbdtm.  home on 2.4 toes just oil North  Rd. Aval. Dec. 1 ot 15. kids tnd  pets welcome. Octtn vltw, (nil  ttees. S appl, extra storage, mw  F/P insert. $W0/mo. Qood nd  req Cal Mark 944-7580     Mtw  1 bdrm. cabin on acreage, dote to  schools tnd shopping. $800/mo,  688-2967 Mm  Gibtont 1 bdrm cozy view sule  across Irom Yacht Club, $450.  AvalnowotDec I 8869737 49c  2 bdrm upper Iloor suite.  Granthami Landing, tabuloui  viiw, minules to beech tnd lerry.  S appl, hydro Incl, $720/mo  Avail. Die. I. Rill required  Pttwy, 530-3629 MM  Waterfront condo, 2 bdrmi, 2  baths. 1 yr. old, central Gibsons  Unit It, 4S0 Marine Drive  $900/mo. Adults. Bill 01 Gill at  8574628 Mfc  Abovt-ground butmtnt suite.  iptcioui, bright, suit t penon,  $435M��.plus 1/3 utls 68*0548  MM  Cory home, large turniihed room,  $365/mo. Incl util, hot tub. N/8  wotting person. 866-7165,   MM  Sotmes Point. One bdtm lur-  nished trailer. $400/mo, uti. extra,  Sul 1 person. Immed occupmcy.  MM876tvw7-9pm.       Mtc  RV lie tor rant, near North Rd,  quiet, uttd aea $l50/mo..ut��  AvU.noworDecl 993-3165.  #48w  Ntw 3 bdrm houn, v��y prtv*.  ocean vltw, luttounded by prov  ptrk.  Large dack, 3 appl  $��5(Vm>. M8-8138.888-0234.  MM  Sumhine Coast Cab Co. has  Immediate openings for drivtrs.  Class 4 tnd tbltrtd. Will trtln.  8864814. MM  N/S for child care and light housekeeping duties required. Commencing Jan. 1995,30 hrs. weekly, Mon. to Thurs. Expeiience wih  Wants, driver's license, relerences  essential. 8864)86. Mtw  DRINK li SHRINK  Hottest new produd! Say goodbye  to unwanted pounds and hello to  added energy. Proven results. Toll  tree 1-9784244, MM  Hair prolessional needed, Creek  Hair Salon. Call Jeanette, 885-  9425. Hn  Uniformed guard service. Looking  for 2 bondable mature people lor  part-time weekends. Must have  own transportation. Muit speak  and wile English. Fix resume to  687-7787 or write to suite 300-  1575 Wtst Georgia, Vancouver,  BCV6C2V3(attn:G��tons) MM  P/T sales person req'd lot expanding S.C. Pudicalion: Sales exp, i  people skMi must. Resume loS-:  12, C-15, RR2, Gibsons, BC VON  IVO MM  2 bdrm dupltx. Davk Bay, 4 appl, "            ~~                .  viw, 1V1, rid. Dm. 1. SMVM. CONFIDENTIAL for professional  MM2M- JUJi resumts, college pipers, com-  Newly decorated 2 bdrm. A 2 iponMnet. 6864740. Uur print-  bltht, suil woiking couple. N/P. er.                             MM  6854606 148*       Room tor rent In W. StchM, vltw  hom, $300*io. mult I laundry  option* 8854721. Mtw  L'ECOLE PASSE PARTOUT English Language Arts Tutor, 2 afternoons/week, 7 students, grades  4&5,$20/hr.  Secretary 9 hts./week (3 hall  days), S12/hr, experience In setting up olfice and multi-user filing  system, word processing required,  knowledge of French an asset.  Both positions available immediately. For information phone 885-  5855 (Iv. mess.) or 885-2692  Carol Hartley. #48w  Volunteers Needed  Lifeline Is looking lor an assistant  to keep up client data base and  Intake ol new clients. * Drivers ate  needed to tramport people to  medical appointments, locally and  in Vancouver. Al expenses paid. *  Dogwalkers are needed by the  SPCA, must be over 14 and love  animals. General assistance is  also needed.' Meals on Wheels  needs drivers to deliver lunch time  metis once a week in Ihe Gibsons  tru.' Light the Lights at Rockwood needs volunteers to set up  and serve hd chocolate. Contad  the Sunshine Coast Volunteer and  Inlormation Cadre M5-5M1.   Mm  I know a way to turn $200 US Into  $2000 US a week plus gold coins,  self-motivated. M59755.    ��48w  CALL US TODAY FOR ALL  YOUR EMPLOYMENT NEEOSI  8UNSHINE COAST EMPLOY-  MtNT AGENCY, M3-2162     tin  Assemble light products at homa.  Excel, income, easy wotk. Cal tor  directory, 24 hrs. (604) 623-2380  exl.A74. Hn  Local bid tnd breakfast requires  occasional assistance for cooking,  cleaning and Infant care. 886  77M.  HARDWOOD FLOORING  New Hoots - suppFed. laid, sanded  and finished. Old floors re-sanded  and relinished Lyle Hayter Floors  Ud. 885-7833. ��S1c  STAINED GLASS  Custom designed lor most existing  doots and window casings. 886-  6547. #50*  ���������SoSf*  ***vic*  SPECIALIZING IN:  ���VENETIANS'VERTICALS'  ON-SITE CLEANING  886-7363  5  Steam cleaning of  carpet & upholstery  flood & water damage removal  free estimates  STOICS CflftMT &  UPHOLSTCRV CMC  Phone   Tom Styles  (604) 885 4648  KM MMM  Vinyl and cedar exteriors, soffits, t  fascia. Fred Cockar, 885-6065,  cell. 1480-1580. On  BooUmplng/Ractpllon/  BtnUng  Five years experience bank teWng  / 5 years experience bookkeeping  / accounting, and soma aalta  experience. Looking for part-time  or full-lime. For retume or intar-  view, cal Sue, 8864971.      the  ECONOMY MOVES  and rubbish removtl, 2 mtn tnd  truck available. 8854706.    MM  Need help with moving, grounds  maintentnet, windows or eaves-  troughs? Available lew hours /lew  tftyiHttattt. Rob. 8664822.   MOc  15 yr.ddmtltitudent looking for  odd jobs. Excavation site exp,  shovel snow, ipW wood, babysit,  1stHd,w��latoMdsouLDapsntl-  atHe. 8864238. MM  BOB'S WINDOW WASHING, ' DRYWALL TAPER  GUTTER CLEANING*       -StveMoneyrYouboetdJlttpe.  RUBBISH REMOVAL SERVICE t5 yen expeiience. Quakty set-  Quick, courteous service. 885- *sMM5M.    M2w  4804. #50c  GOLD li SILVERSMITH  Jewelry repairs, custom work, airing, arthritic shanks, supply 1 sat  gemstones, gold and silver. Over  45 yrs. expeiience. Jerry Van  Luven, 885 0992, message. #49*  ���  New homes, rtnorationi,  oddiKoni, large or smoll  Cuslom mill vwrlt.  Reliable. Affordable.  GiteplfaMdfai'WHtg  Oyster lease Blind Bay, Nelson  Island, rails and produd, $9500  000 883-2835. MM  For sail. Chiropractic / medical  supply co. Work at home and earn  money. Barry 886-8204. ss  1 know a way to turn $200 US Into  $2000 US t week plus gold coins.  Selfmotivaled, 8859755.   Mtw  STORAGE  Endottd-550 tq.lt. $195  1400 sq ft, $450  Secure, netrGibsoni/Stchtll  922-7836.  INVITATION TO  TENDER  Sealed tenders marked:  The Blulf, Project 93-010  will be received by:  Sunshine Coast  Engineering Ltd.  1481 Russell Road  RR 12, S7, C29  Gibsons, B.C.VON 1V0  For the Owner:  450526 B.C. Ltd.  1341 Matthews Ave.  Vancouver B.C.  V8H1W7  up to 12:00 noon, Local  time Dec. 8,1994  For the off site and on  alte services consisting  of   watermain,   storm  sewer,    and    sanitary  sewer on Trail Ave. and  Marine     View     Way,  Sechelt, B.C.  Specifications and tendering documents may  be obtained upon payment of a non-refundable  fee of $50.00 plus QST to  Sumhlne Coaat  Engineering Ltd.  The lowest or any tender  not necessarily accepted.  Date: Nov. 24,1994  Project No.: 93-010  Project Manager  D. Allenback P. Eng.  41, Legal  ���11. Legal  EXPERIENCED HOUSEKEEPER  House cleaning, petsonal shop- n**mm*~* flttt, syHors duping, meal prep.; seniors discount. ^SiaS/SO* * "*���"��� �����  '** Prefer Sechelt area. Refs. aval, li  8854268 Rita  Small traitor, suit 1 Mult, Cedar  Trtiltr Court. 685-3313.      MM  Ntw batimtnt suits ml a view,  everything included, 800 sq. fl.,  MOO/ino. 665-4533. MM  22 It. mdothome, tun time or P/T,  on or ofl W/F propeity ki Sechet.  Pet ok. Cell 11-3294090 hr. mess.   Mtw  2 bdrm mobile home wth appls  Cedars Trailer court. 8854313.   Mtc  2 bdtm apt. avail. Dm. 1, downtown Sechet. $635/mo. 88576M.  3 bdtm. W. Sachet, 11/2 baths,  large parUki yard, Ml. immed.,  W/D, F/8.6654863. Mtw  NlB^a^tWIlNW.?  apt*, gas F/P, netr downtown  StchM, $700/mo, aval. Dec. 1.  Business and  Home Services  Whitehouse Construdion and Dry-  wall. Custom but hornet and renovations plus all your drywall  neadi. Quality doesn't coit, It  pays. Cal Len 8664504.     MM  bondable. 865-5119, Donna. I4tw HontdrttponiMt houtt dtaar.  TBADITI0HAID6C0RATWO  m7W' **"  Ptlnt-Wtllptper  TIXW-AY  Mobile MUlworlu Ltd.  CtultmSmtttitf  a* HU  Dean 885-4794  CARPET MSTALLXnON  tnd repairs. 883-8757.       MM  Door Pre-Hang  Service  ��� Sales, Repairs & Installation  of Wood, Metal  & French Doots  ���Door litis to brishten  your entrance  ��� We do custom sizes  SUNCO 885-8889  OL BURNER SERVICE  Furnace dean A chack. Michael  8864083. ,M1c  OUAUTY WOODWORK  WelookadljoUbigorsmtl.  For prompt, qiady work at an  affordable price, call Art Qlet-  tn��INM372or M-TINl Ih  MAJESTIC JANITORIAL  FWdtnW ��� Wutttt ��� Pott-Con-  rrt.88541M. 'mm  Chtriene'i Super Ctun  Fad li indent home dewing.  WnwMfc. 886-7876.    MM  Strong ��� willing to do anything.  Hm chalnsaw 4 truck. 8854948  Truck driver, Class I ak, dump,  crane, Might, heavy equip, exp.  F/T, P/T. Graham 8853337. Mfc  Houittittlng or houttdatning.  fleLuiliin    -   ���"    _\ !-��-���-     tAaaM  iworancM iw. oonoMm. um  J0M886-9879. #50c  WANTEP  Your used bicycles.  For Pick Up Call  886-4868  il    ft*  COOLRtMNMOS  o .ii>! 9BM0EMD -: lleO '  Topping ��� Umbing ��� Dtngtr Tne  Removal, Insured, Guaranteed  Work. Frte estimate. 885-2108.  UUfKUQMOEN  Fruit trie pruning and apnykig,  ing, __W__f__>W%ti  yard maMtnanot, rotoMing, oM  jots. 8853917. Ml  Hontit reliable woman will M  houtt detntng, Rett aval. M5  3502. Mw  garden rtnovitiont, retaining Pat-limt (ont !%�����#<*) Air-  walls, hedge trimming, ganeral gtes ��� dgarattn and pertumt.  cleanup. Cal 8884180, tl Ownctr.8<842M. MM  LAND DISPOSITION  FILE NO. 2406245  NOTICE OF INTENTION TO APPLY FOR  A DISPOSITION OF CROWN LAND  In Land Recording District of Vancouver and situated on the South Shore of Keats Island. Take  nolice that W.R. (Bill) Steen of Vancouver, occupation, business man, intends to apply tor a  lease of the following described lands:  Commencing at a post planted at the South East  corner of Lot A (Ref Plan 2668) D.L 1593 Gp 1  NWD thence South West 36 m.; thence North  West 332 m.; thence North 36 m.; thence North  East 18 m. thence South East back along the  shoreline to point of commencement and containing less than .2 ha.  The purpose tor which the disposition is required  is private boat moorage lacilities.  Comments concerning this application may be  made to Greg Kockx at #401 - 4603 Kingsway,  Burnaby, B.C. VSH 4M4. Be advised any  response to this advertisement will be considered part of the public record. For information,  contact FOI advisor, B.C. Lands, Lower  Mainland Region at 660-5500. File No. 2406245.  Sell* MPVi  SHARED ACC0MM00AT10N  MMure. retponsMt adul lo shirt  t sice of w/l paradise. Halfmoon  Bay. $500 965 22M Mtc  1 bdrm. houn, 4 appl., lg. yard,  water view, Westiack Rd., avail.  now.M75.6756tM.        Mtw  Sacral Covt. 112 bdtm condos,  tOT/unton. 8654831.       MM  3 bdrm trtiltr, 1 1/2 baths.  wood/tH heat, 5 ipfH., pod. Aval.  Dec 4 |700/mo. 883-2254. MM  Brand ntw funky" 1 bdrm houte,  private. VI, w/d, S575/IM. ��� uti.  Aval. Dec 1. n/p, n/i. M5-3572  eves MM.  5 bdrm house, tl apple., octtn  view. Reft. 1900/mo. 883-9773.  MM  Coty w/l cotttgt Ml. Die. 1 lo  June 30/95. Partly turniihed. 1  bdrm 4 Wl.iut quiet prof, or couple. N/P. 1600/mo ��util. Rail,  reqd. 8851812. MM  Waterfront tptftmmtt Iom 1360  lo MM/mo. avail, immed. Ralph  8839177 Mtw  7M sq. fl wotkshop w/ovtrheM  doon. 121 Shtw Rd., Glbwni.  M7S/ID0.1-9214751. Mt  1000 square feet of  office/retail space  for lease in Sechelt.  Excellent street  front location in  Trail Bay Centre.  For more information,  please contact the  Coast News  885-3930  886-2622  300 K) fl office spice lor rani In  professional building In Qibions,  on 800 block ol Su'jhlne Cont  Hwy. AvtHbli ImmM. For furfur  mformation contact 8655736   th  WATCH  YOUR  BUSINESS  nnui  YOU  ADVERSE  NM  COtfTNEWS  I  GIBSONS  866-2622  MX 816-7725  t  SKHRT  8854930  FAX885-39S4  <%    T    u  BULLETIN BOARD  ROYAL TERRACES BUILDING    5177 WHARF  RD     SECHELT   B C    ���   BOX  800   VON  3AO  ���  885  7 2 fi 1  MONDAY, NOVEMBER 28,1994  Forest Advisory Committee  Wednesday, November 30th at 7:00 p.m.  Park? Committee  Thursday, December 1st at 10:00 a.m.  Public Utilities  Thursday, December 1st to follow Parks Committee  West Howe Sound Recreation Facilities Commission  Wednesday, December 7th at 7:30 p..m.  at Chaster House  Regular Board  Thursday, December 8th at 7:30 p.m.  ANNUAL FLUSHING PROG!  We are continuing our annual hydrant flushing program.  During the week of November 28, 1994, we will be flushing  in the West Sechell area from Redrooffs Road to Norwest  Bay Road.  You may experience short periods of low water pressure  and/or sediment in the water for brief periods of time. The  water is safe to drink.  Thank you for your cooperation.  SK. Lehmann  Superintendent of Public Works  . Rehabilitation Assistance Pkooam (RR  FUNDS AVAILABLE  R.R.A.P. funds are available for low income Regional District  homeowners to make repairs to their homes.  Applications are now being accepted  For further information please contact Lori Nelson during  normal business hours at 885-2261.  AVAILABLE AS OF DECEMBER 1ST  LICENCE FEES:  Spayed or Neutered Dogs - $10.00 each  Unspayed or Unneutered Dogi - $30.00 each  (Spaying or neutering certificate may be required)  BUY YOUR LICENCE BEFORE THE END OF JANUARY  AND AVOID THE PENALTY  "PRICES DOUBLE AS OF FEBRUARY 1ST**  DOC LICENCES AVAILABLE AT THE FOLLOWING  LOCATIONS:  S.C.R.D. 5477 WHARF RD., SECHELT  TOWN OF CIBSONS 474 S. FLETCHER ST., CIBSONS  THE DOC CONTROL OFFICER  (As per SCRD Bylaw No.  376, 1994, all dogs in  Areas B (Halfmoon Bay),  D (Roberts Creek), E  (Elphinstone) and F (West  Howe Sound) require dog  licences.)  are invited from professional writers with several years'  experience writing for trade journals, industrial publications,  magazines and newspapers. Other requirements are: ability  to organize a media campaign, prepare promotional  materials and write news features. The intent is to develop  and execute an effective marketing strategy for Hillside  Industrial Park, both in British Columbia and elsewhere.  Contact: Maurice Egan, Manager, Hillside Industrial Park  Box 800, Sechelt, B.C. VON 3A0  ^aaamea t-oast News, November 28,1994  SPCA news  Tania, a beautihil one year old spayed Chow-cross will make  someone a beautihil companion. Slit's very friendly, a little  timid and It easy to walk. Call the SPCA at 886-CARE.  remember whon  5 YEARS AGO  Coast News photographer  Vern Elliott, 57, was killed  November 20 in a hit and run  accident on Highway 101 in  Roberts Creek.  Elliott was a well-liked and  popular figure around the Coast.  In his Musings column, publisher John Burnside reflected on  their first meeting and subsequent friendship. Local poet  Peter Trower penned a poem for  Vern entitled The Picture Man,  In Memory of Vern Elliott.  Retired from their business  enterprise in Sunnycrest Mall  recently, Gus and Verda Schneider look forward to the quiet  relaxed times ahead.  The new owners are Ken and  Jan Willoughby who have resided here for the past four years.  10 YEARS AGO  School District 46 has finally  received ils budget from Ihe  provincial government for the  term January 1 to June 30,1985  and while the situation looks  grim it is nothing compared to  what the board will face the following school year.  When Peter McNea and wife  Debbie arrived home from a  party early last Saturday morning, they were horrified to find  two large dogs attacking their  250 pound pig.  Beavers in the Sechelt Marsh  continue to outwit council's best  laid plans. After village works  superintendent George Fawkes  tore down the beavers' dam six  times over the past few weeks,  Sechelt Council has requested  conservation officer Jamie  Stephen to live trap the animals  and remove them to some other  location.  15 YEARSAGO  Benny LePage lobbied Gibsons Council for a teenage recreation centre supported by a petition signed by 134 teenagers and  220 adults.  The Coast News editorial  urges local people to shop at  home this Christmas.  "It's good for the nerves and  good for the community. It  won't do your wallet any harm  either."  25 YEARS AGO  The school board protests the  government ban placed on a  $2,273,000 referendum proposed  for the December municipal  election.  A mock disaster developed at  Sechelt involving hospital and  firemen and RCMP at the elementary school.  35 YEARS AGO  Gibsons Council ordered the  installation of a fire siren replacing the one now in use on loan  from Granthams Community  Association.  A boxing card with a 10-bout  lineup has been arranged in the  school hall by boxing supporters.  45 YEARS AGO  Roberts Creek residents  protest the rebuilding of the federal wharf, damaged by a severe  storm. They maintain replacing  it is a futile gesture.  Ten acres of land, six cleared,  with an orchard, barn and six  room house is offered for sale at  $3,500 with terms.  Beautiful Party Clothes  21 Custom Designed  0 Perfect Fit, Great Style  SB Reasonable Price  DONNA DESIGNS  886-9722  ________a__&__t> ____mm'�� wnt��  NOTICE OF PUBLIC HEARING  TAKE NOTICE that the Council of the District of Sechelt has  received application to amend Zoning Bylaw 25,1987.  Subject 1: Zoning Amendment Bylaw No. 25-90,1994  The proposed bylaw amendment increases the minimum lot size  requirement from 500 m' to 700 m: for all land within the Residential  1 zone that is seiviced by the community sewer system, and located outside of the village cote.  TAKE FURTHER NOTICE that a Public Hearing for the purpose of  hearing all persons who believe their interest in property is affected  by the proposed bylaw is scheduled as follows:  Date:    Tuesday. December 13th, 1994  Time:    7:00 pm  Place:   Senior Citizen's Association of B.C. Hall  5604 Trail Avenue, Sechelt, B.C.  Written submissions regarding the proposed bylaw will also be  received. These submissions may be submitted at the Public  Hearing or should be received in the District of Sechelt Office, 5545  Inlet Avenue, Sechelt. BC, VON SAO, (facsimile number - 885-7591)  forty-eight hours prior to the hearing, No further information or representations can be considered by the Council after the Public  Hearing is terminated.  The bylaw may be inspected at the District of Sechelt Municipal  Hall, office hours, Monday through Friday, excepting holidays, 8:00  a.m. to 5:00 p.m. from November 28th, 1994 to December 13th,  1994. Telephone enquiries should be directed to the planning  Department of the District of Sechelt at 865-1986.  Michael P. Vaughn  Municipal Clerk on behalf of the District of Sechelt.  PENINSULA MOTOR INN  "PEN PUB"  Open Eveiy Day  Exotic Dancers Every Day  Mon. - Sat. noon -12:30 am  Sunday 4:00 pm -12:30 am  LUNCHTIME EXOTIC  'POWER HOUR  572��st, flieCoastNewstopleased   ��&&���,  Boxes to serve you in either box��o  Sechelt orGflwons. ��!__}  V0N3A0  885-3930  jtlafeing pour Hit sttb checking  it ttm'ce? 9 neto Computer for  C(jru(tmatf....noto  tooulbn't tjjat be  ^ nice!!  Santa's favorite gifts:  / CO-ROH Drives, Stereo Speators S Sound Cards  / CD Bundle Programs (MS Enarta, Works, Home, Honey) and Mote  / 486, VESA* System Memory Upgrades  / Multimedia Software and Games  / Pax and Modem Cards-Internet Access  / Computer Accessories, Paper, Ribbons and Toner  / Sales, Service (Customer Support  / The Best Service on the Coast - with a Smile!  / Gift Certificates available  SSsi m*-����  UPCOHMQ &6NK  f,if\Qwee\  Mt^Yt^CtUthA*!  Wednesday, November 30th  ROSEN METHOD  INFORMATION MEETING  Free lecture and demonstration  with Anne Gregory & Mariette Berinstein  7:30-9 pm, 331 Beach Aw., Roberts Creek ��� 885-0487  Saturday & Sunday, December 3 & 4  SUNSHINE COAST ARTS COUNCIL  CHRISTMAS CRAFT FAIR  Saturday 10am-6pm, Sunday 10am-4pm  Rockwood Centre, Sechelt  Pancake Breakfast Sunday, lOamlpm  Saturday, December 10th ��� 10am'4pm  A CHRISTMAS SALE  Rosewood Bed & Breakfast, 575 Pine Road, Gibsons  Featuring Jan Poynter, Bradley Hunt, Diane Clark,  Tilley's Galley, Gayle Woodhouse, Wooly for Ewe,  Katy Janyk, Candles & Music  To advertise in this "Upcoming Eveq|s"  cup Call our Sechelt office at 885-3930 N"  4 or our Gibsons office at 886-2622  save   _ _.. _  4  SAVE  60%  on Daniel's own  SUNSHINE  BLINDS  Hardware extra  Last chance to take  advantage of 1974 prices!  12 FOOT  VINYL  F  REGULAR PRICE  14.99 ��� 24.99 sq. yd.  ^$111,,ft.  (9.99 sq. yd.)  m^^g|A^EL��CTIOfJ  HARDWEARING  LEVEL LOOP  PRICED FROM  (5.99 sq.yd.)  CUSHION  FLOOR  STARTING AT ONLY  (3.99  ALL IN-STOCK  CANDIDE  (9.99 sq.yd.)  ROLL OUT THE SAVINGSI  CARPET  ROU.ENPS  starting at only  IN-STOCK CERAMICS  CERAMICS  1/2 PRICE  ��� ���  ... .  -  -    ��� ���       .-.   .

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