Community

Batten down the hatches winter is coming

When the nights get colder and frost starts appearing in the mornings it’s time to take action

CAO reports to District of Barriere on well construction

Status of well construction and paving projects reported to council

  • Oct 19th, 2017

TNRD removes sand from Vavenby’s well

To help the crew in removing the sand from the well, a special “shovel” was created

  • Oct 17th, 2017

Above and Beyond awards for heroes of fire and floods

Nominations open for British Columbians until January.

Stay safe on the road now that the weather is changing

Rapidly changing, and extreme, weather conditions mean drivers have to be alert and slow down.

Time to get the flu shot!

Immunization clinics coming up in Clearwater, Vavenby and Blue River

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Clearwater Kayak Festival 2017

     

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          Thanksgiving fun for kids

          Students in Vavenby Strong start class getting ready for Thanksgiving

          • Oct 14th, 2017

          Tracking training

          Teaching a dog to track is both fun and potentially useful

          PHOTO: Upper Clearwater hosts potluck

          About two dozen participate in Thanksgiving potluck in Upper Clearwater schoolhouse

          Back in Time

          50 Years Ago: Ida Dekelver and her two donkeys were on the front page of the Vancouver Province

          • Oct 12th, 2017

          PHOTO: Blue River kids visit spawning channel

          The Eleanor Lake Spawning Channel was built in 1991 to provide a place for the trout to spawn

          Vavenby kids learn fire safety

          Firefighters from Vavenby Volunteer Fire Department visit Vavenby Primary School

          • Oct 9th, 2017

          Winter tire requirements began Oct. 1

          Drivers required to have winter tires on their vehicles if on designated highways

          • Oct 8th, 2017

          PHOTO: Competing in Spelling Bee

          Teams take part in spelling bee held as part of Raise-a-Reader Day

          PHOTO: Last breakfast

          Clearwater Elks host their last pancake breakfast of the season

          PHOTO: Royal Purple installs new officers

          Debra Bailley takes over as president of Clearwater Royal Purple

          • Oct 6th, 2017

          Prepare for earthquake through Great ShakeOut

          More than 3,000 earthquakes occur in British Columbia each year

          • Oct 5th, 2017

          Stay safe on the tracks

          CN Police Services encourages parents and teachers to talk to kids about rail safety

          • Oct 6th, 2017

          Back in Time

          40 YEARS AGO: Father Quigley put stain on Little Fort church roof, as he had done 27 years earlier

          PHOTO: Laying asphalt

          Crew from Borrow Enterprises lays pavement along multi-use trail by Park Drive