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Weekly Index: July 24-30, 2023

13 posts added this week and 1,319 viewers made 2,415 pageviews

This week’s top 3 posts, in terms of views, were:

  1. Possible Dog control Bylaws for Cortes (and Quadra?) Islands
  2. This year’s blueberry harvest on Cortes Island 
  3. Jemma Hicken releases her first major album: ‘Get It Together’

This week’s posts were:

Our Area

  1. RLH – Possible Dog control Bylaws for Cortes (and Quadra?) Islands – Cortes Currents (Jul 28, 2023)
  2. RLH – This year’s blueberry harvest on Cortes Island – Cortes Currents (Jul 25, 2023)
  3. RLH – Jemma Hicken releases her first major album: ‘Get It Together’ – Cortes Currents (Jul 24, 2023)
  4. RLH – Miranda Cross to manage Beaver Coexistence project for Cortes and Quadra Islands  – Cortes Currents (Jul 26, 2023)
  5. RLH – SRD acknowledges Kwiakah and Tla’amin First Nations – Cortes Currents (Jul 27, 2023)
  6. RB – Indigenous paddlers push off on powerful voyage to reclaim canoe culture across Pacific Northwest – repost from National Observer 
  7. MAG – Friday Market Live Music series: Sun Rob – Folk U (Jul 23, 2023)
  8. KSS – Art Review of A Show of Gratitude: in praise of going the distance – submission to Cortes Currents (Jul 23, 2023)
  9. MAG – Friday Market Live Music: Rick Bockner – Folk U (Jul 23, 2023)

Regions Beyond

(Trends to watch, inspirations and challenges)

  1. JC – Listening from above: A new way to take in the Sunshine Coast – repost from the Coast Reporter (Jul 28, 2023)
  2. NB – Canada makes good on promise to end fossil fuel subsidies, with exceptions – repost from Canada’s National Observer (Jul 27, 2023)
  3. NB – Trans Mountain wants higher tolls, and they won’t cover even half its price tag – repost from Canada’s National Observer (Jul 27, 2023)
  4. MS – Blind man swims across the Georgia Strait to Nanaimo – repost from CHLY 101.7 FM Nanaimo (Jul 25, 2023)

The top 3 podcasts in terms of views, were:

  1. Jemma Hicken releases her first major album: ‘Get It Together’
  2. This year’s blueberry harvest on Cortes Island 
  3. Miranda Cross to manage Beaver Coexistence project for Cortes and Quadra Islands

Top locations for viewers/plays this week:

  • Cortes Currents: 276 of the 1,319 viewers were returning viewers: 120 of these came more than 7 times; 55 came more than 15 times. The top 4 locations were
    • (1) CKTZ’s listening area – 312 visitors (22.47% of the total – this breaks down ‘Rural Areas’ 15.92%, the city of Campbell River – 5.62%, the city of Powell River – 0.79%, the city of Comox – 0.14%) Note: 63 of the viewers in ‘Rural Areas’ this week came from a new (G4A) ’Not Set’ area which I tentatively identify as in the vicinity of Cortes and Quadra Islands. 
    • (2) Vancouver 128 users (9.22%),
    • (3) Richmond, BC – 91 users (6.56%)
    • (4) Gibsons – 88 users (6.34%)
  • SoundCloud: 227 plays this week. The top 3 locations being: (1) Boardman, Oregon – 86 (37.89%), (2) Vancouver – 47 (20.70%), (3) CKTZ’s Listening area – 40 (17.62%  – 34 came from Mansons Landing, 6 from Campbell River)