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SLIDESHOW: Results from Blue River cross-country ski races

Youngsters receive their prizes during awards luncheon at Mike Wiegele Heli-ski Lodge

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Graph shows that the amount of carbon dioxide from fossil fuel burning in the industrial countries has stabilized

The case for global carbon fee-and-dividend

In order to have a hope of being adequately effective, any climate change initiative will need to be global in scope.

Graph shows that the amount of carbon dioxide from fossil fuel burning in the industrial countries has stabilized
Lily Dulaba narrowly beats out Cleo Coates to win first place in her grade division during the Andy Aufschnaiter Memorial races.

SLIDESHOW: Blue River cross-country ski races – Part two

Second of three-part series telling about annual Andy Aufschnaiter Memorial event held Thursday, Feb. 16

Lily Dulaba narrowly beats out Cleo Coates to win first place in her grade division during the Andy Aufschnaiter Memorial races.
Blue River's Charlie Guinn powers around the course  to win first place in his grade division during the Andy Aufschnaiter Memorial races. Nearly 100 students from Blue River

SLIDESHOW: Blue River cross-country ski races – Part three

Third part of report on Andy Aufschnaiter Memorial cross-country ski races held Feb. 16 in Blue River

Blue River's Charlie Guinn powers around the course  to win first place in his grade division during the Andy Aufschnaiter Memorial races. Nearly 100 students from Blue River
Boys take off from start as nearly 100 youngsters from Blue River

SLIDESHOW: Blue River cross-country ski races – Part one

early 100 youngsters gather in Blue River for annual Andy Aufschnaiter Memorial cross-country ski raceS on Thursday, Feb. 16

Boys take off from start as nearly 100 youngsters from Blue River
Dwayne Braaten gives some pointers to Raft River Elementary School student Rylan Baker.

SLIDESHOW: Learning how to curl

Coaches from Wells Gray Curling Club teach Raft River Elementary School students how to curl

Dwayne Braaten gives some pointers to Raft River Elementary School student Rylan Baker.
The Quarter Mile Drags held every second Sunday in Barriere during the mid-1970’s drew entries from Kelowna

Valley Voices: The Quarter Mile Drags in Barriere

The drag strip was situated on Barriere Town Road starting at the Barriere Secondary School

  • Feb 8, 2017
The Quarter Mile Drags held every second Sunday in Barriere during the mid-1970’s drew entries from Kelowna
Mini-Vikings Kurt (l) and Karl Lundsbye of 100 Mile House take a break from pillaging along the Candle Creek cross-country ski trails on Saturday to wave their spear and battle-axe around. They were taking part in the annual Birchleg event

SLIDESHOW: Vikings pillage again!

More than 50 Norse marauders raid along the Candle Creek cross-country ski trails during Wells Gray Birchleg 2017

Mini-Vikings Kurt (l) and Karl Lundsbye of 100 Mile House take a break from pillaging along the Candle Creek cross-country ski trails on Saturday to wave their spear and battle-axe around. They were taking part in the annual Birchleg event
Year in Review 2016

Year in Review – September to December

Highlights of the last four months of 2016 from the Clearwater Times

Year in Review 2016
A member Raft Mountain Skating Club performs a spin during a skate show put on Saturday evening

SLIDESHOW: Figure-skaters put on show

Members of Raft Mountain Skating Club put on show at the Sportsplex on Saturday evening as part of Clearwater Winter Festival

A member Raft Mountain Skating Club performs a spin during a skate show put on Saturday evening
Bob McCracken mans the store in this photo taken in the late 1970s.

VALLEY VOICES: McCracken’s store was a glimpse into the past

An old time general store in Birch Island brought back nostalgia

Bob McCracken mans the store in this photo taken in the late 1970s.
Year in Review 2016

Year in Review – May to August

Highlights of 2016 from the Clearwater Times newspaper

  • Jan 23, 2017
Year in Review 2016
Year in Review 2016

Year in Review – January to April

Highlights of 2016 from the Clearwater-North Thompson Times

  • Jan 20, 2017
Year in Review 2016
TIS TOON: Where's the yard?

TIS TOON: Where’s the yard?

TisToon examines the effect of heavy snowfall on man's best friend

TIS TOON: Where's the yard?
Cold, cough and influenza season has arrived in Interior Health

Our role in suicide prevention

In any given year, one in five people in Canada will experience a mental health problem or illness

Cold, cough and influenza season has arrived in Interior Health
Photo shows the Cleaveley homestead at Roundtop as it appeared in 1930. Note the burned off hillside in the background.

Memories of Roundtop – Part two

After the ‘48 flood the Pearces jacked the house up three feet higher. During the flood of ‘72 things weren’t so bad

Photo shows the Cleaveley homestead at Roundtop as it appeared in 1930. Note the burned off hillside in the background.
QUIZ: 12 questions to test your knowledge of B.C. news in 2016

QUIZ: 12 questions to test your knowledge of B.C. news in 2016

How well do you know the news? Take our #BCNewsQuiz and see how you score

QUIZ: 12 questions to test your knowledge of B.C. news in 2016
Students write Christmas stories

Students write Christmas stories

The following are the entries in the Times' Christmas story contest from students in the Grade 4 to Grade 7 division

Students write Christmas stories
Students write Christmas stories

Youngsters write Christmas stories

See the entries from Kindergarten to Grade 3 in the Times' Christmas story contest

Students write Christmas stories
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Times’ Christmas story contest gets 90 entries

Kelsey Rexin wins in the Kindergarten to Grade 3 division, while Ethan Smith was number one in Grade 4 to Grade 7

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