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Clearwater holds public meeting for financial plan

Clearwater holds public meeting for financial plan

It’s hoped that the plan will be approved by council in late March or early April

Clearwater holds public meeting for financial plan
Nathan Lever (middle) clarifies what he plans to do to the Dungeon Master, Bohdan Dowker (not pictured). Around him are players Maple Peel (far left) and Trina Pinkman and Alex Sauve. (Brendan Kyle Jure - North Thompson Times)

Ongoing games of Dungeons and Dragons brings out the creative side of Clearwater teens

It’s not an introduction to Satanism, says Bohdan Dowker, the dungeon master…

Nathan Lever (middle) clarifies what he plans to do to the Dungeon Master, Bohdan Dowker (not pictured). Around him are players Maple Peel (far left) and Trina Pinkman and Alex Sauve. (Brendan Kyle Jure - North Thompson Times)
Clearwater Pathfinders and Guides get involved with Australian Wildfire Crisis

Clearwater Pathfinders and Guides get involved with Australian Wildfire Crisis

The 12 girls unofficially adopted 12 joeys in Australia, creating name tags for them

Clearwater Pathfinders and Guides get involved with Australian Wildfire Crisis
The money raised from the fundraiser will go to Vets Beyond Borders Australian Bushfire Crisis group. Pictured are two kangaroo joeys and one wallaby joey (back) injured by bush fires. They were rescued and brought to Batemans Bay on the New South Wales South Coast. (Submitted photo)

Clearwater cafe raises over $500 for Australian wildfire crisis

Wildfires have been plaguing Australia and people in British Columbia which is…

The money raised from the fundraiser will go to Vets Beyond Borders Australian Bushfire Crisis group. Pictured are two kangaroo joeys and one wallaby joey (back) injured by bush fires. They were rescued and brought to Batemans Bay on the New South Wales South Coast. (Submitted photo)
Featured Hockey player this week #10 Evan Colborne defends against Merritt during Saturday’s game. (Photo by K.A.Pendergast)

Clearwater hockey teams successful in last games of Hockey Days

By K.A.Pendergast The final Hockey Days and WinterFest concluded this past weekend…

Featured Hockey player this week #10 Evan Colborne defends against Merritt during Saturday’s game. (Photo by K.A.Pendergast)
Clearwater Mayor Merlin Blackwell. (File Photo)

Forestry workshop looks to diversify industry in Clearwater

By Stephanie Hagenaars The District of Clearwater Forestry Working Group hosted a…

Clearwater Mayor Merlin Blackwell. (File Photo)
The Liquor Cannabis and Regulation Branch (LRCB) has the final say on the application. (File photo)

Clearwater District Council to vote on first cannabis store on Feb. 4

The District of Clearwater is still deliberating on approving a non-medical cannabis…

The Liquor Cannabis and Regulation Branch (LRCB) has the final say on the application. (File photo)
The festival was created to celebrate and bring awareness to bears, who call nearby Wells Gray Provencial Park home. (File photo - 100 Mile Free Press)

Bear Festival organizers ask council for more arena time

The organizers of Bear Festival, Larissa Hadley and Kym Gallagher, took the…

The festival was created to celebrate and bring awareness to bears, who call nearby Wells Gray Provencial Park home. (File photo - 100 Mile Free Press)
Series of vehicle break-ins in the Clearwater area

Series of vehicle break-ins in the Clearwater area

Series of vehicle break-ins On Jan. 25 at 2:24 p.m. a local…

Series of vehicle break-ins in the Clearwater area
Alex (left) and Jasper Belle take one last look at some of the more than 350 books their family is donating for the Red Bookshelf initiative as part of 2016’s Family Literacy Week. (File photo)

Literacy Week coming to Clearwater with lots of reading-related events

Clearwater will be celebrating Family Literacy Week (Jan. 26 to Feb. 2)…

Alex (left) and Jasper Belle take one last look at some of the more than 350 books their family is donating for the Red Bookshelf initiative as part of 2016’s Family Literacy Week. (File photo)
Jens Lundsbye with wife Kimberly and sons Karl, 8, Kurt, 4, and Erik, 1 showed up to take part in the Birchleg event last year. (File photo)

Don’t be surprised to see Vikings in Wells Gray

The Vikings are coming to Clearwater. On Feb. 1, the Wells Gray…

Jens Lundsbye with wife Kimberly and sons Karl, 8, Kurt, 4, and Erik, 1 showed up to take part in the Birchleg event last year. (File photo)
Jen Wadlegger and Marieke Alferink enjoy the afternoon at the Clearwater Ski Club’s hill during Winterfest. See page A9. (Brendan Kyle Jure - North Thompson Times)

Around 100 people hit the Clearwater slopes for Winter Fest

The Clearwater Ski Club joined in with the Winterfest Fun on Jan.…

Jen Wadlegger and Marieke Alferink enjoy the afternoon at the Clearwater Ski Club’s hill during Winterfest. See page A9. (Brendan Kyle Jure - North Thompson Times)
Where Murtle River meets the Clearwater River. The latter has been identified as a high-risk flood area. (File photo)

Clearwater Council proceeds with $65,000 grant application for flood mapping and mitigation

The Clearwater Council directed the administration to proceed with a grant application…

Where Murtle River meets the Clearwater River. The latter has been identified as a high-risk flood area. (File photo)
Cathy McLeod. (File photo)

Kamloops-Thompson-Cariboo MP responds to Prime Minister’s Mandate Letter to Minister of Natural Resources

MP Cathy McLeod criticized the letter’s lack off of references to the foresty crisis in B.C. Interior

Cathy McLeod. (File photo)
South Cariboo driver hits four cows due to fog

South Cariboo driver hits four cows due to fog

The RCMP’s investigation is ongoing

South Cariboo driver hits four cows due to fog
Clearwater is one of the many B.C. Interior communities impacted by mill closures and curtailments. Raven Nyman photo.

First round of support programs for forestry workers in B.C. Interior now available

Clearwater to receive a community-based job placement co-ordination office

Clearwater is one of the many B.C. Interior communities impacted by mill closures and curtailments. Raven Nyman photo.
100 Mile House RCMP searching for missing girl

100 Mile House RCMP searching for missing girl

Amy Anonby was headed to Mahood Lake before she went missing

100 Mile House RCMP searching for missing girl
Federal NDP candidate Gina Myhill-Jones has stepped down from running for MP. Photo submitted.

Federal NDP candidate for Kamloops-Thompson-Cariboo riding has stepped down

Gina Myhill-Jones cited personal reasons for her decision

Federal NDP candidate Gina Myhill-Jones has stepped down from running for MP. Photo submitted.
West Fraser announces the permanent closure of Chasm sawmill

West Fraser announces the permanent closure of Chasm sawmill

The third shift for the 100 Mile House location will also be eliminated

West Fraser announces the permanent closure of Chasm sawmill
Supreme Court of Canada dismisses appeal against Taseko permit near Williams Lake

Supreme Court of Canada dismisses appeal against Taseko permit near Williams Lake

On June 13, the Supreme Court of Canada decided not to hear…

Supreme Court of Canada dismisses appeal against Taseko permit near Williams Lake