Local News

Ground breaks on new hotel project

The Best Western will add 72 new rooms for visitors

Coolness under pressure

Wells Gray Search and Rescue practise safety skills

Back in Time

Historical Perspective

  • Mar 19, 2019

B.C. poverty plan combines existing spending, housing programs

Target is to lift 140,000 people out of poverty from 2016 level

It’s fast, it’s exciting, and the action never stops!

Team Cattle Penning March 23-24 at the North Thompson Agriplex in Barriere

The story of Rotary Richard

People have until April 6 to make their guess

  • Mar 16, 2019
Helmcken Falls forming an ice cone on the Murtle River
Avalanche at SilverStar doesn't halt spring break festival
Silver Star Mountain Resort Avalanche doesn't halt festivities
UBC Innovation Library serves over 1,100 students since 2015

Snowshoeing the winter away with my doggie

Trekking Tales

  • Mar 16, 2019

Local contribution to a global issue

Global Climate Strike for Future

Helping the helpers: understanding PTSD

Presentation to offer education and tools in dealing with extreme stress

Pacific Rim National Park mourns loss of ‘bright star’ killed in Ethiopian Airlines crash

Angela Rehhorn remembered for her enthusiasm, dedication and sense of adventure

800-year-old Vancouver Island log ready for United Nations project

Language Revitalization Pole will be publicly carved, then delivered to the University of Victoria

WANTED: Five sought by RCMP

Police asking for public’s assistance finding five people on outstanding warrants.

Road conditions for March 12

Compact snow and slippery sections

Area churches celebrate World Day of Prayer

The 2020 World Day of Prayer will be held the first Friday in March and all are welcome

  • Mar 11, 2019

Update from Clearwater Elks

Clearwater Elks have been making plans for a 55th anniversary and gearing up for pancake breakfast

  • Mar 11, 2019

Interior Health hospitals to serve more made in B.C. food

New initiative by the Ministry of Agriculture to serve more B.C. produced food in hospitals

Snowarama doubles down

Drag race and freestyle expands to full weekend event

Road conditions for March 7

Highway 5 slushy with slippery sections

Back in Time

Historical Perspective

  • Mar 6, 2019

B.C. Indigenous woman appointed to Canada’s gun advisory committee

First Nations and northern voices were both missing in discussions