Barbara Roden

2018 in review part one: Economic impact of 2017 wildfires more than $30 million in region

Plus success for a local model, a poster controversy, a new doctor, and much more.

Cache Creek mayor Santo Talarico stresses need for collaboration

‘If the area is a success, Cache Creek will be a success’

Clinton mayor Susan Swan says lack of housing is a major issue

Funding for a new public works building is another priority

Don’t let the Grinch steal your Christmas

Keep your valuables safe this Christmas

Local News Briefs: The Holiday Train is coming

Plus an Ugly Christmas Sweater party, Winter Lights, a dance recital, and much more

The Editor’s Desk: Christmas questions answered

Is the thought of another fraught family Christmas dinner getting you down? The answers are here!

TNRD receives funding to control and prevent invasive plants

Areas impacted by the 2017 wildfires will be the focus

TNRD recycling workshop answers a lot of questions

Residents learned about changes to recycling, a planned new Eco-depot in the area, and more

Golden Country: An Ashcroft resident brings Christmas cheer to a war-torn Italian town in 1943

Jimmy Tofin wouldn’t be home for Christmas, but he could help two children devasted by war

Longtime Ashcroft visitor weds in Village

Christina Seher was married at St. Alban’s before she and her husband returned to France

Sage Sound Singers invite people to go ‘Somewhere in My Memory’

This year’s Christmas concert features a beautiful mix of seasonal music

The Editor’s Desk: The urge to create

Why do we devote so much time and effort to fleeting pleasures?

CRA scam still going strong

Canadians being scammed out of millions of dollars by fraudulent calls, texts, and emails

Don’t let the Grinch steal Christmas

Holiday shopping is in full swing, and scammers are out in full force, so beware

New regional bus service seeks funding

Company hopes to have buses rolling in mid-December

Christmas Hamper committee getting ready for ‘organized mad dash’

Volunteers will be assembling and distributing more than 130 hampers this year

Krush Dance Company is a stealth local success story

More than 150 dancers aged three and older take part in weekly dance classes and recitals

Local News Briefs: Lots of Christmas events on the horizon

Winter Lights returns to Cache Creek, and you can try to save Christmas at a new Escape Room

Toys for Joys receives generous donation

Arrow Transportation helps ensure a merrier Christmas for many in the area

Young curlers get Rock Solid introduction to the sport

A partnership between Ashcroft curlers and the HUB lets kids learn how to curl