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Fire Prevention week is on the way!

Fire Prevention week is on the way!

Kids and youth under 16, have a colour of Safety Sally and walk it into the Mirror office, or email us at editor@dcdn.ca to be featured in the paper, and pick up a cool prize for our favorite work!
Tumbler Ridge resident Gilles Goddard releases memoirs

Tumbler Ridge resident Gilles Goddard releases memoirs

For fifty years, Gilles Goddard has traveled the highways of North America, spanning the USA, Canada, and Mexico.
Tenet: a film the same forwards, as backwards

Tenet: a film the same forwards, as backwards

Tenet firmly establishes Christopher Nolan in the pantheon of the best of the here and now; directors that are juggernauts.
Northern Arts Review #5: Thoughts on the universe, mortality and the bones of consciousne

Northern Arts Review #5: Thoughts on the universe, mortality and the bones of consciousne

For this week’s edition, I was able to speak with celebrated local writer Donna Kane, author of two poetry collections, Somewhere, a Fire and Erratic , as well as the memoir Summer of the Horse .
New book reflects on the early days of Rolla and Peace

New book reflects on the early days of Rolla and Peace

Going back in time. Author brings Rolla and the Peace region to front and centre.
Wild Words North goes Sept 25/27

Wild Words North goes Sept 25/27

From September 25 to 27, writers from across the country working in genres ranging from poetry, prose, story telling, and song writing will converge online to participate in the third annual Wild Words North Writing Festival and Art Exhibit.
Bassett named Peace Liard Regional Artist in Residence

Bassett named Peace Liard Regional Artist in Residence

Haley Bassett is the 2020 Peace Liard Regional Artist in Residence. The Peace Liard Regional Arts Council is pleased to be carrying out the second annual Artist in Residence Program.
NAR #4: Kane finds herself able when it comes to poetry and art

NAR #4: Kane finds herself able when it comes to poetry and art

This week, I had the privilege of sitting down with visual artist turned writer Donna Kane. Our discussion ranged from the inspiration of her latest book to the concepts of art and poetry.
NAR #3 No Solace: Barbara Swail on the emotional toll of environmental change

NAR #3 No Solace: Barbara Swail on the emotional toll of environmental change

Entire mountainsides rusting with ghostly pine trees. Acres of forest and whole communities devastated by wildfire. Saturated land and shrinking growing seasons that challenge livelihood and sustenance.
Some Reckless Love at Rotary Manor

Some Reckless Love at Rotary Manor

Music is back live at Rotary Manor. Tammy Simmons, Cory Lizotte, Jeren Lizotte, John Boyer, and Myles Mowat are the members of Reckless Love that were on hand last week at Rotary Manor to help bring some music to residents.