Duck Paterson. His mom called him Donald. Duck spent most of his early years in Port Alberni where, after graduation, he started working in newspaper at the Alberni Valley Times in 1970. He's been at the Bulletin since 1990 when he was asked by Roy Linder to become production manager. Duck has been a Councillor for the Town of Ladysmith since 1990 and has served on every Town committee and has chaired many.