Kay Knox

Participants in a healthy living seminar given Aug. 10 at the Clearwater Legion Hall pose for a photograph. Pictured are (l-r) Dr. John Soles

Dr. Art Hister teaches healthy living in Clearwater

Media doctor gives presentation at Clearwater Legion on how to live a long and healthy life

Participants in a healthy living seminar given Aug. 10 at the Clearwater Legion Hall pose for a photograph. Pictured are (l-r) Dr. John Soles
Bill Burnyeat of the H.R. MacMillian Space Center talks about how to predict which stars will be visible at a particular time of the year during the annual Star Gazing Festival near Wells Gray Par.

Learning lots at the Star Gazing Festival

By pure chance, the International Space Station whizzed by overhead “for your viewing pleasure!”

Bill Burnyeat of the H.R. MacMillian Space Center talks about how to predict which stars will be visible at a particular time of the year during the annual Star Gazing Festival near Wells Gray Par.
Double rainbows add color to the Helmcken Falls gorge during a recent hike to the south rim.

A special day during Wells Gray World Heritage Year

Could there be a better way to celebrate the 100th anniversary of the discovery of Helmcken Falls than to hike to its brink?

Double rainbows add color to the Helmcken Falls gorge during a recent hike to the south rim.

Trekking Tales: Goofs, giggles, and good times – Part 4

Stopping at Old Faithful was disappointing because of crass commercialism and crowds

Trekking Tales: Goofs, giggles, and good times – Part 3

We crossed over the same mountain ranges that travellers in B.C. encounter on an east/west trip further north

Trekking Tales: Goofs, giggles, and good times – Part 2

Having started our travels with some embarrassment over the Knoxes being a day late in meeting my Aussie brother

Trekkin Tales: Goofs and giggles, part one

How did it happen? We’ll never know for sure, but it was indeed Sunday, May 5 – in Australia!

Some of the original members of Clearwater Rotary gather in the Wells Gray Inn 20 years ago to celebrate the club's inauguration. Picture are (l-r) Wayne Leckie

Valley Voices: Clearwater Rotary celebrates 20 years

In 1993, Wayne Leckie and Bruce Reichart started Rotary in Clearwater

Some of the original members of Clearwater Rotary gather in the Wells Gray Inn 20 years ago to celebrate the club's inauguration. Picture are (l-r) Wayne Leckie

Trekking Tales: On the way to Quesnel

My interest in writing has enticed me into three different writers’ groups, one of them in Quesnel

Get Ready for the May Day Parade

May long weekend is coming up fast with the parade on Saturday, May 18

Trekking Tales: Winter finally fades

My first attempts at teaching my bionic hip this “new” skill were successful; that means I didn’t fall down!

Trekking Tales: Wonders of winter

A popular, time-gobbling game for children, and adults, while travelling is a kind of Bingo

Trekking Tales: Winter entertaining is a piece of cake!

When girlfriends came a-visiting for the Family Day weekend, they expected to be kept on the go! It wasn’t difficult….

Trekking Tales: Italy’s Boot – Part 2

As the ship rolled from side to side and lurched front to back as well, we wondered how the ship’s dancers could possibly have performed

Clearwater Rotary Club member Richard Christenson makes adjustments to the Rotary Richard cutout.

When will Rotary Richard’s clock stop?

When the rock attached to that battery goes through the ice, it will stop the clock

Clearwater Rotary Club member Richard Christenson makes adjustments to the Rotary Richard cutout.

Trekking Tales: Italy’s Boot – Part 1

he second 12 days of our cruise began in Venice, where some passengers disembarked, new folk came on board

Trekking Tales: Mediterranean and Black Seas – Part 2

We had signed up to see the Danube delta while anchored at Constanta, Romania

Rotary plans Ice Man Fish Derby as one of several community events

Rotary will use funds raised to improve parks Clearwater, for student exchanges and scholarships, and to assist in the eradication of polio

Trekking Tales: Mediterranean and Black Seas – Part 1

We flew to Athens in early November for a super cruising “deal” which included two 12-day segments

Trekking Tales: Hawaii – final chapter

On our last day on Hawaii's big island, Joan and I had a long until the midnight flight from Kona to Vancouver