Guess the weight winners

Winners of a guess the pumpkin's weight contest help donate to extended care facility

(L-r) Peter Erickson and Bob Pearce

(L-r) Peter Erickson and Bob Pearce, winners of a contest to guess the weight of a giant pumpkin at Bayley’s Bistro in Clearwater, give a cheque for $228 to Beate Scharnowski, recreation and volunteer coordinator at Forestview Place while cafe owner Noreen Venables looks on. Both winners guessed 153 lb., one pound less than the correct weight of 153 lb. Entry fees were matched by Bayley’s Bistro for the donation to the extended care facility at Dr. Helmcken Memorial Hospital.Photo by Keith McNeill

 

 

Just Posted

Police officer hit by car, stabbed in Edmonton attack back on job

Const. Mike Chernyk, 48, returned to work Thursday

TNRD removes sand from Vavenby’s well

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

Fire department holds open house

Public event held as part of Fire Prevention Week

Above and Beyond awards for heroes of fire and floods

Nominations open for British Columbians until January.

VIDEO: ‘Lyle the singing pig’ searching for home

SPCA say the pig is ‘not opera-ready’

UBC medical students learn to care for Indigenous people

Students in health-related studies to take course, workshop to help better serve Aboriginal people

Dorsett has 2 goals, assist in Canucks’ 4-2 win over Sabres

‘It was a real good hockey game by our group,’ Canucks coach Travis Green said.

Berry disappointed: Bear tries to eat fake fruit on woman’s door wreath

A Winnipeg woman has taken her berry-embellished wreath down, after a hungry bear visited her porch

Man in custody linked police search near Salmon Arm

Police have not connected arrest to search at Salmon River Road property

B.C. search groups mobilize for missing mushroom picker

Searchers from across the province look for Frances Brown who has been missing since Oct. 14.

Have you heard about Black Press scholarships?

Up to 37 scholarships are awarded each year to students throughout British Columbia

Search for missing B.C. man a race against winter weather

David Jeff of Williams Lake was last seen in Kamloops during the chaotic wildfire evacuations

Man steals police car, goes for a ‘slow’ ride

Mission RCMP say the motive of the theft is unknown

Most Read