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Vancouver Sun editor wants to educate readers about northern B.C.

Fazil Mihlar says articles and op-eds extolling the good sides of Prince George provide a more nuanced view.

One of the articles highlighting the benefits of Prince George in the Vancouver Sun's BC 2035 Series.

If you've picked up the Vancouver Sun lately, you may have noticed a series of articles and op-eds extolling the virtues of Prince George and the rest of northern B.C. Associate editor Fazil Mihlar says the series is providing a more nuanced view of the city, but Prince George Citizen editor Neil Godbout says the stories are "patronizing." Daybreak's Andrew Kurjata spoke to Mihlar about the articles, and the criticism.

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Vancouver Sun articles:
Affordable Prince George offers family balance
Metro, Prince George increasingly interdependent

Prince George Citizen editorial:
Blinded by the Sun

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