The Canadian Coast Guard hovercraft Moytel was brought into Descanso Bay Regional Park this past Saturday night, to assist in evacuating a woman who had injured her leg in the water. Photo courtesy Fire Chief Rick Jackson

The Canadian Coast Guard hovercraft Moytel was brought into Descanso Bay Regional Park this past Saturday night, to assist in evacuating a woman who had injured her leg in the water. Photo courtesy Fire Chief Rick Jackson

Lynn Bowerman, Farm to Table Coordinator, with Dave Reid, Gabriola Skatepark Fundraising Association President, in front of the Timber Frame building at the Commons where this year’s Farm to Table event will be held, with proceeds going to the Skatepark campaign. Derek Kilbourn photo

Lynn Bowerman, Farm to Table Coordinator, with Dave Reid, Gabriola Skatepark Fundraising Association President, in front of the Timber Frame building at the Commons where this year’s Farm to Table event will be held, with proceeds going to the Skatepark campaign. Derek Kilbourn photo

The Keep on Pushin’ campaign was the June recipient of the funds raised by the Village Liquor Store’s 1% Club. VLS donated 1% of June sales to the campaign, for a total of $1,350. This past week, at the current skateboard pad at Huxley Park, VLS manager Adam Giles (centre) presented the cheque to the Tim Gambrill (left) and Dave Reid of the Gabriola Skatepark Fundraising Association. The July recipient of the 1% Club is GERTIE Community Bus organization. Derek Kilbourn photo

The Keep on Pushin’ campaign was the June recipient of the funds raised by the Village Liquor Store’s 1% Club. VLS donated 1% of June sales to the campaign, for a total of $1,350. This past week, at the current skateboard pad at Huxley Park, VLS manager Adam Giles (centre) presented the cheque to the Tim Gambrill (left) and Dave Reid of the Gabriola Skatepark Fundraising Association. The July recipient of the 1% Club is GERTIE Community Bus organization. Derek Kilbourn photo

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    The week started nicely, with some good catches of Chinook coming from Thrasher, the Flat tops, and Entrance Reef. The Chinook were taking T-Rex and Blue Meany hoochies, and various spoons at 135 to 220 feet.

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