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RCMP Report: Man attempts to run

On Thursday, Sept. 1, police recognized a male at Dutch Lake beach who had an unendorsed warrant for his arrest

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Michelle Stilwell

Stilwell takes 400m gold with record performance at Rio Paralympics

RIO DE JANEIRO – Michelle Stilwell, Paralympian and Parksville-Qualicum MLA sets Paralympic record in women's 400-metre T52.

Michelle Stilwell
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RCMP Report: Mischief to high school

Police ask that anyone who may have knowledge of this incident to please come forward

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Improvements to Murtle Crescent in Clearwater were one example used in a nationwide study into making roads available to multiple users.

Canada-wide study uses Clearwater as model

The Complete Streets approach takes into account the needs of all users when considering a road

Improvements to Murtle Crescent in Clearwater were one example used in a nationwide study into making roads available to multiple users.

“Revival” Regatta on Sept. 10

Grab whatever you need to participate in the many games of the day and enjoy a day at the beach

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Exposed to potential charges

An unidentified man from the North Thompson Valley faces potential charges after allegedly exposing himself to a woman in Kelowna

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A feature during all three days of this year's North Thompson Fall Fair and Rodeo in Barriere will be the Laughing Lumberjack Show from Australia.

The best country fair anywhere! North Thompson Fall Fair & Rodeo

Join us this Labour Day weekend, Sept. 3– 5, for the 67th annual North Thompson Fall Fair and Rodeo in Barriere

A feature during all three days of this year's North Thompson Fall Fair and Rodeo in Barriere will be the Laughing Lumberjack Show from Australia.
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RCMP Report: Police collect unwanted guns

On Aug. 23, a local resident turned over a significant number of unwanted firearms to police for destruction

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Darren Coates is principal of Clearwater Secondary School.

Clearwater Secondary to hold grad in late June

Grad at Clearwater Secondary School for the coming school year will occur on June 23

Darren Coates is principal of Clearwater Secondary School.

$6.4 million helps B.C. communities build a greener future

Clearwater is receiving $5,487 from the B.C. government's Climate Action Revenue Incentive Program (CARIP)

A map from Library and Archives Canada from 1905 shows a proposed Indian reserve near Tete Jaune Cache.

Map shows proposed reserve

Reserve near Tete Jaune Cache was never set aside. Instead the Shuswap living there were told to walk or ride their horses to Chu Chua

A map from Library and Archives Canada from 1905 shows a proposed Indian reserve near Tete Jaune Cache.
Voting open for People's Choice Amateur Photography Competition

Voting open for People’s Choice Amateur Photography Competition

Photographers from across the province competed in amateur competition

Voting open for People's Choice Amateur Photography Competition
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RCMP Report: BMW versus bridge

Police were advised of a BMW 320i that had crashed into the Clearwater Bridge at 10 am Friday morning

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Winners announced for kayak festival

Sarah Meunier was this year's winner of the Ben Earle award
 at the Clearwater Kayak Festival

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Traffic backed up Friday afternoon at the Box Creek chain up area on Highway 5.

Coquihalla reopens after multi-vehicle crash

Motorists travelling southbound on the Coquihalla can still expect delays following a major crash Friday afternoon.

Traffic backed up Friday afternoon at the Box Creek chain up area on Highway 5.
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Public urged to be more cautious with fire

Fire wardens discovered and extinguished 21 abandoned campfires over the long weekend

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Ryoko Whitney is the new vice-principal at Raft River Elementary.

Raft River gets new vice-principal

Whitney has lived in big bustling cities like Tokyo as well as on a tiny island where she commuted to work in a boat

Ryoko Whitney is the new vice-principal at Raft River Elementary.
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RCMP Report: Canada Revenue scams

Clearwater RCMP have received several reports regarding phone calls from persons impersonating employees of the Canada Revenue Agency

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(Left) Richard T. Hale

Barriere hunter receives North American honour

Fifth largest cougar shot in B.C., now in top 10 of all time for North America

(Left) Richard T. Hale
GAMES ROUNDUP: Triathlon drama, soccer action Friday

GAMES ROUNDUP: Triathlon drama, soccer action Friday

Soccer foes faced off and triathletes endured to claim gold at the BC Summer Games in Abbotsford

GAMES ROUNDUP: Triathlon drama, soccer action Friday