Cortes Currents E-mailout for the News Week of Nov 21-25, 2022

At the moment the leading article of the week, in terms of views, is Chief Steve Brown’s account of the Apartment Fire at Klahoose Health Centre (Nov 25) but that is a written article with no audio.

I chose the top 3 broadcasts as of Saturday morning, Nov 26, for the Round-up, at 1 PM today on CKTZ 89.5 FM: 

  1. Roy L Hales, Raising $10,000 for the Forest Trust for the Children of Cortes Island, two reasons why – Cortes Currents (Nov 25, 2022)
  2. Roy L Hales, Whaletown Commons just got Bigger – Cortes Currents (Nov 24, 2022)
  3. Roy L Hales, Interview with Cortes Island’s new Interim Fire Chief – Cortes Currents (Nov 21, 2022)

These are also the top 4 articles on the website, in terms of views, for the calendar week of Nov 21-27, 2022.

The posts in this week’s daily and weekly e-mailouts were:

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Cortes Currents e-mailout for Nov 14-18, 2022

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The top 3 stories during the week of Nov 14 -20 were:

The following list of articles is from the weekly e-mailout for the week of Nov 14-18, 2022.

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Cortes Currents E-mailout for Nov 7-11, 2022

The Cortes Currents radio program is moving to a new time slot as of Monday Nov 14:

  • (New slot) 8 AM – Monday to Friday
  • (Continuing) 3 PM – Monday to Friday
  • (Continuing) 1 PM – Saturdays

The top 3 posts for the week of Nov 7-13:*

The following list of articles is from the weekly e-mailout for the week of Nov 7-11, 2022.

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Cortes Currents E-mailout for Oct 31-Nov 5, 2022

Cortes Currents broadcast area is Cortes, Quadra and the other Discovery Islands, Campbell River, parts of qathet and the Strathcona Regional District.

The top 3 posts for the week of Oct 31-Nov 6 were:*

  1. Roy L Hales, BC Ferries new mate: Mike Moore – Cortes Currents (Nov 4, 2022)
  2. (Tie for second) Patrick Penner, Tri-Cities salmon return by storm – repost from Tri-Cities Dispatch (Nov 2, 2022); Roy L Hales, Solutions for the ‘Unsheltered’ and ‘at Risk’ on Cortes and Quadra Islands – Cortes Currents (Oct 31, 2022)*

The following list of articles is from the weekly e-mailout for the news week of Oct 31-Nov 5, 2022.

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Cortes Currents E-mailout for the week of Oct 24-29, 2022

Cortes Currents broadcast area is Cortes Island, Quadra and the other Discovery Islands, Campbell River, parts of qathet and the Strathcona Regional District.

The top four stories for the week of Oct 24-30 were:*

  1. Loni Taylor, Award Winning Cannabis business settles on Cortes Island repost from CKTZ News (Oct 29, 2022)*
  2. De Clarke, Noba Anderson: The Exit Interview (7 podcast series running Oct 19-27, 2022)
  3. (Tied for third place) Greg Osoba, 134-year-old Sunny Brae Farm had strong growing season, but struggled to find enough help – CKTZ News (Oct 27, 2022); Roy L Hales, Controversy over the 2022 Ahta River Run – Cortes Currents (Oct 27, 2022)

The following list of articles is from the weekly e-mailout for the news week of Oct 24-29, 2022.

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