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We can be our own worst enemy

Why didn't we use those surpluses to fix our crumbling infrastructure?

How the system works

If you're unclear about the way housing works on First Nations reserves in Canada, you're in good company. Even auditor general Sheila Fraser has described it as "fundamentally different and more complex than off-reserve housing.

The deadly reality of substandard housing

Family believes extensive mould in their old home contributed to the death of their six-month-old son

Welcome to British Columbia's Third-World ghetto

Within a UNESCO biosphere reserve, the Ahousaht First Nation live in ramshackle, mould-infested housing, an extreme example of conditions on reserves across B.C.

The Major Column: Club is the latest turf in battle of the sexes

A slight accident has just taken place to my left as I write this column in the senior reading room at the home of homes. Mr.

Mojo still working for 94-year-old Pinetop Perkins

PINETOP PERKINS PINETOP PERKINS AND FRIENDS (Telarc) Six decades into a stellar career, blues piano man, Pinetop Perkins is joined by a veteran backup crew and stars like Eric Clapton, Jimmy Vaughan, and B.B. King on this beauty.

A Christmas classic

Holly Cole's annual holiday tribute is one of the singer's most popular tours

Victoria tenor set to make the big push toward Carnegie Hall

IN CONCERT What: Ken Lavigne concert Where: Christ Church Cathedral When: 7:30 p.m.

Film offers big break potential

Allison Crowe's profile could rise to new heights with soundtrack

Free chili supper served at concert

Turnpike Bandits and Clover Point Drifters perform at afternoon benefit