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Christmas cantata moves to Dutch Lake Centre

Voices United Community Choir’s cantata will be held on Thursday, Dec. 16

Eight members of the Voices United community choir sing carols during Christmas Tree Light-Up at the Infocentre on Sunday evening, Dec. 3. The full choir, 40 members strong, will perform their annual cantata at Dutch Lake Community Centre on Saturday, Dec. 16, 4 p.m.

Cantata moves to Dutch Lake Centre

There will be a change of venue for the Voices United Community…

Eight members of the Voices United community choir sing carols during Christmas Tree Light-Up at the Infocentre on Sunday evening, Dec. 3. The full choir, 40 members strong, will perform their annual cantata at Dutch Lake Community Centre on Saturday, Dec. 16, 4 p.m.
Grace (played by Gretchen Reveille) looks alarmed as Kemp (played by Richard Stroh) measures her for her coffin. They were taking part in Vigil, a dark comedy being put on in the art gallery in Dutch Lake Community Centre.

Clearwater theatre group puts on dark comedy

“Vigil” to run Nov. 15 to Dec. 2 in the art gallery at Dutch Lake Community Centre

Grace (played by Gretchen Reveille) looks alarmed as Kemp (played by Richard Stroh) measures her for her coffin. They were taking part in Vigil, a dark comedy being put on in the art gallery in Dutch Lake Community Centre.
Wildfire expert Mike Flannigan describes what is happening in the Elephant Hill fire behind him in CBC’s The Nature of Things’ newest documentary Into the Fire. CBC photo.

CBC documentary to explain science behind BC wildfires

Into the Fire airs Nov. 5 on the Nature of Things

Wildfire expert Mike Flannigan describes what is happening in the Elephant Hill fire behind him in CBC’s The Nature of Things’ newest documentary Into the Fire. CBC photo.
Times columnist Kay Knox (l) holds a copy of her new book, A Gentle Journey. It tells the story of her life, from growing up in Australia, to time in the Arctic, and finally to Clearwater. About 60 to 65 people attended a book-signing held last week. On the right are her sisters Vera Ozawne and Val Speer and brother-in-law Merv Ozawne. Copies of the book can be ordered at the Times office.

A lifetime journey

Times columnist Kay Knox writes her memoirs

Times columnist Kay Knox (l) holds a copy of her new book, A Gentle Journey. It tells the story of her life, from growing up in Australia, to time in the Arctic, and finally to Clearwater. About 60 to 65 people attended a book-signing held last week. On the right are her sisters Vera Ozawne and Val Speer and brother-in-law Merv Ozawne. Copies of the book can be ordered at the Times office.
PHOTO: Legion dinner is a success

PHOTO: Legion dinner is a success

Steak and lobster feast raises money for new cenotaph in Clearwater

PHOTO: Legion dinner is a success
Wells Gray Outdoors Club member Charlotte Smith speaks to the audience before a showing of the Banff Mountain Film world tour on Friday evening, Sept. 22 in Dutch Lake Community Centre.                                Photo by Keith McNeill

Banff Mountain Film tour is “awesome”

Wells Gray Outdoors Club hosts Banff Mountain Film tour

Wells Gray Outdoors Club member Charlotte Smith speaks to the audience before a showing of the Banff Mountain Film world tour on Friday evening, Sept. 22 in Dutch Lake Community Centre.                                Photo by Keith McNeill
Glow in the Dark                                Youngsters appear enthralled by a member of the Wells Gray Riders’ Rhythm Riders drill team decorated with glow-sticks. The team put on a night-time performance following the Take Back the Night event on Sept. 14.                                 Photo by Jenna Darcie

Wells Gray Riders put on Glow in the Dark show

Event held following Take Back the Night on Sept. 14 in Clearwater

  • Sep 25, 2017
Glow in the Dark                                Youngsters appear enthralled by a member of the Wells Gray Riders’ Rhythm Riders drill team decorated with glow-sticks. The team put on a night-time performance following the Take Back the Night event on Sept. 14.                                 Photo by Jenna Darcie
Book tells story of hardy pioneers

Book tells story of hardy pioneers

The Land on Which We Live gives the history of the 70 Mile House to Bridge Lake area

  • Sep 25, 2017
Book tells story of hardy pioneers
Banff film tour coming to Clearwater

Banff film tour coming to Clearwater

“Shift” shows how an Indigenous community in the Yukon transforms itself through mountain biking

Banff film tour coming to Clearwater
Howard Mitchell plays guitar during the final Summer Stage concert on the season on Thursday evening, Aug. 31. The concerts are held weekly each summer at Dutch Lake Community Centre.

PHOTOS: Grand finale for Summer Stage

Last concert of the season held at Dutch Lake Community Centre on Thursday evening, Aug. 31

Howard Mitchell plays guitar during the final Summer Stage concert on the season on Thursday evening, Aug. 31. The concerts are held weekly each summer at Dutch Lake Community Centre.
Photos sought for 50th anniversary contest

Photos sought for 50th anniversary contest

Amateur photographers are invited to capture and share photos

  • Sep 1, 2017
Photos sought for 50th anniversary contest
Real country music

Real country music

Mark Allen and Doug Fenwick perform at Summer Stage in Clearwater

Real country music
Keiran Jones holds a ticket to the showing of the Banff Mountain Film Festival world tour that will be held at Dutch Lake Community Centre in Clearwater on Sept. 22. The three-hour show will include the best of the film festival on a wide variety of themes.                                Photo by Keith McNeill

Mountain film tour coming to Clearwater

Banff Mountain Film Festival world tour at Dutch Lake Community Centre on Sept. 22

Keiran Jones holds a ticket to the showing of the Banff Mountain Film Festival world tour that will be held at Dutch Lake Community Centre in Clearwater on Sept. 22. The three-hour show will include the best of the film festival on a wide variety of themes.                                Photo by Keith McNeill
Trixie the Clown (l) and Mr. Brown Knows of Silly of the Valley perform during the Children’s Art Festival at Dutch Lake Community Centre on Wednesday, Aug. 9.

Youngsters make art and have fun

Young people and their parents take part in the Children’s Art Festival on Aug. 9

Trixie the Clown (l) and Mr. Brown Knows of Silly of the Valley perform during the Children’s Art Festival at Dutch Lake Community Centre on Wednesday, Aug. 9.
Singing at the Summer Stage                                Michelle Simpson of Kamloops sings classic rock and blues during the Aug. 3 Summer Stage at Dutch Lake Community Centre. Musical events are held weekly over the summer on the playing field behind DLCC.                                Photo by Keith McNeill

Michelle Simpson sings

Kamloops artists sings classic rock and blues during Summer Stage in Clearwater

Singing at the Summer Stage                                Michelle Simpson of Kamloops sings classic rock and blues during the Aug. 3 Summer Stage at Dutch Lake Community Centre. Musical events are held weekly over the summer on the playing field behind DLCC.                                Photo by Keith McNeill
Country blues singer Robert Bertrand plays harmonica and guitar as her performs at a Summer Stage event at Dutch Lake Community Centre on Thursday evening. Formerly a resident of Vancouver, Bertrand now lives in Merritt. The events are held weekly during the summer.
Country blues singer Robert Bertrand plays harmonica and guitar as her performs at a Summer Stage event at Dutch Lake Community Centre on Thursday evening. Formerly a resident of Vancouver, Bertrand now lives in Merritt. The events are held weekly during the summer.
Gina Walchuk (l), manager of the Interior Savings Credit Union branch in Clearwater, chats with Kathy Conway, the ISCU president, as the crowd gathers for Moonlight Movie Night on Thursday evening, July 27. Proceeds went to Rodeo Rednecks 4-H Club. The credit union sponsored similar events in 11 communities this year.

Credit union sponsors movie night in Clearwater

ISCU president from Kelowna comes to participate

Gina Walchuk (l), manager of the Interior Savings Credit Union branch in Clearwater, chats with Kathy Conway, the ISCU president, as the crowd gathers for Moonlight Movie Night on Thursday evening, July 27. Proceeds went to Rodeo Rednecks 4-H Club. The credit union sponsored similar events in 11 communities this year.
Imagine performs                                Members of the band Imagine perform on July 6 during the first of the Thursday evening concerts held over the summer at Dutch Lake Community Centre. Pictured are (l-r) Melanie Harwood (bass guitar, acoustic guitar), Ronnie Dyck (acoustic guitar), Dan Dyck (bass guitar, acoustic guitar), Dayne Peters (drums), and Marnie Peters (piano). The group started as a worship band about a year a go after Dan and Ronnie moved to Birch Island. Upon request by community members to broaden their scope they formed a country gospel band.                                Photo by Keith McNeill

Music by Imagine

Band performs for weekly concert at Dutch Lake Community Centre

Imagine performs                                Members of the band Imagine perform on July 6 during the first of the Thursday evening concerts held over the summer at Dutch Lake Community Centre. Pictured are (l-r) Melanie Harwood (bass guitar, acoustic guitar), Ronnie Dyck (acoustic guitar), Dan Dyck (bass guitar, acoustic guitar), Dayne Peters (drums), and Marnie Peters (piano). The group started as a worship band about a year a go after Dan and Ronnie moved to Birch Island. Upon request by community members to broaden their scope they formed a country gospel band.                                Photo by Keith McNeill
Author Lloyd Jeck lives in Clearwater.

Chips From My Axe offers glimpses of pioneer life

Clearwater-based author Lloyd Jeck has written his third book

Author Lloyd Jeck lives in Clearwater.