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Marine Patrol Jobs – Summer 2023 Do you have an interest and ability to serve your community? Have a strong desire to protect the environment? Enjoy participation in scientific testing? Want to promote boating safety and the interests of a dynamic community...

Better to Be Safe Than Sorry!

by Tom Scoon I was sound asleep at 1:30 a.m. when I awoke to a big thud and then a crash of a painting falling of the wall. I immediately thought that there may be a bear in the cottage. I picked up my big flashlight by my bed and got up to see what was going on. To...
Too Close for Comfort!

Too Close for Comfort!

The End Result of Lightning Striking a Pine Tree July 11, 2022 By David Sharpe The smell of smoke as the wind shifted to the north was the first thing to raise my concern. My initial thought was that maybe someone was camping somewhere behind our cottage here on the...
Fire Safety Tips from the GBA

Fire Safety Tips from the GBA

Remember we said that the best protection against fire is prevention? Here are two tips lists that have been compiled that give valuable ideas which, if followed, could prevent a fire. We like to think we know how to prevent fires, but it is probable that there are...