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Canadian Prime Minister Justin Trudeau visits 10 Downing Street to meet with British Prime Minister Liz Truss in London on Sunday, September 18, 2022, ahead of the funeral service for the late Queen Elizabeth II. Queen Elizabeth II, Britain’s longest-reigning monarch and a rock of stability across much of a turbulent century, died Thursday Sept. 8, 2022, after 70 years on the throne. She was 96. THE CANADIAN PRESS/Nathan Denette

Trudeau meets with UK prime minister, other world leaders ahead of queen’s funeral

PM brushed off question around reconsidering Canada’s ties to the monarchy

(The Canadian Press)

B.C. VOTES 2020 MAP: Provincial election results, riding by riding

B.C. likely won’t know which party – NDP, Liberals or Greens – will be leading the province for weeks

What are Kamloops-Thompson-Cariboo candidates and campaigns up to?

What are Kamloops-Thompson-Cariboo candidates and campaigns up to?

We check in with the candidates to see what they are up to

What are Kamloops-Thompson-Cariboo candidates and campaigns up to?
How do you feel about the election?

How do you feel about the election?

We asked Kamloops-Thompson-Cariboo voters about their opinion

How do you feel about the election?
(Elections Canada photo)

Polls now open in Canada’s 2019 federal election

Which party will be chosen to form the next government?

(Elections Canada photo)
Advance votes up 33.6 per cent in Kamloops-Thompson-Cariboo
Advance votes up 33.6 per cent in Kamloops-Thompson-Cariboo
Owen and Rose Thon look on as Alice Ramsauer cast her ballots for Clearwater mayor and council during local government elections in 2014.

Looking back at civic elections in 2014

A total 781 votes were cast from roughly 1,300 eligible voters, for a voter turnout of 60 per cent.

Owen and Rose Thon look on as Alice Ramsauer cast her ballots for Clearwater mayor and council during local government elections in 2014.
ELECTION DAY: Polls are officially closed

ELECTION DAY: Polls are officially closed

Voters in 162 municipalities in B.C. set to elect mayor, council, school board and more

  • Oct 20, 2018
ELECTION DAY: Polls are officially closed
Clearwater Secondary School students took a look at some of the candidates in the upcoming municipal election and gave their thoughts on why they’d be good selections for town council.                                File photo

Clearwater students weigh in on municipal election

High schoolers conduct analysis of candidate platforms

  • Oct 19, 2018
Clearwater Secondary School students took a look at some of the candidates in the upcoming municipal election and gave their thoughts on why they’d be good selections for town council.                                File photo
Potential councillors answer public concerns
Potential councillors answer public concerns
Economic development top concern put to mayoral candidates
Economic development top concern put to mayoral candidates
TNRD candidates talk acreage issues and road maintenance
TNRD candidates talk acreage issues and road maintenance
All Candidates Forum

All Candidates Forum

Forum takes place at Dutch Lake Community Centre on Oct. 2, beginning at 6:30 p.m.

All Candidates Forum
Declaration of candidates is in

Declaration of candidates is in

List of those running for mayor and council firmed up

Declaration of candidates is in
Photo shows a cougar or mountain lion. A similar animal, but unhealthy and starving, was shot by police in Clearwater on Tuesday morning, Nov. 21.                                Black Press file photo

Police shoot cougar

The animal had been spotted in Weyerhaeuser subdivision and came within three metres of a man

Photo shows a cougar or mountain lion. A similar animal, but unhealthy and starving, was shot by police in Clearwater on Tuesday morning, Nov. 21.                                Black Press file photo
A closure sign and barricades block the entrance to the parking lot at the Moul Falls trailhead. The falls are one of the main attractions of Wells Gray Park but have been off limits to the general public since early August due to the wildfire risk. As of Tuesday morning, Sept. 12, the falls will once again be open to the general public.

Wells Gray Park re-opening

As of 8 a.m. on Tuesday, Sept. 12, Wells Gray Park will be totally open to the public

A closure sign and barricades block the entrance to the parking lot at the Moul Falls trailhead. The falls are one of the main attractions of Wells Gray Park but have been off limits to the general public since early August due to the wildfire risk. As of Tuesday morning, Sept. 12, the falls will once again be open to the general public.
Geopark proposal fails to pass

Geopark proposal fails to pass

This means that the Geopark proposal will not go ahead unless the TNRD takes it to referendum

Geopark proposal fails to pass
North Thompson Fall Fair ambassadors Sara Sabayan (l) and Geri-Lee Genier enjoy the sights at the fair.

PHOTOS: Fall Fair is fun for all the family

Barriere hosts the 68th annual North Thompson Fall Fair and Rodeo on the Labor Day weekend

North Thompson Fall Fair ambassadors Sara Sabayan (l) and Geri-Lee Genier enjoy the sights at the fair.
District of Clearwater seeks approval to borrow for water upgrades

District of Clearwater seeks approval to borrow for water upgrades

Project would include a third well plus a new water-line from Harby Road to Eden Road

District of Clearwater seeks approval to borrow for water upgrades