Wendy Coomber

Gold Country proposes Info Centre management

Gold Country Communities Society and the Village of Cache Creek are considering forming a partnership to run the Village's Info Centre.

Cache Creek ready to start raising taxes

Rising utility rates and taxes in Cache Creek reflect the end of landfill revenues and flood restoration costs.

Police Report – Keep your money and ID safe

The weekly crime blotter from the Ashcroft RCMP Detachment

THE SNOW COVERED HILLS above the Cache Creek Landfill.

Fan the spark of your hidden talent

Instead of being amazed at the enormous talent in our small towns, perhaps we should accept that talented people like living in small towns.

THE SNOW COVERED HILLS above the Cache Creek Landfill.

Reprieve likely for Cornwall lookout

The Four Wheel Drive Association of BC is working on a partnership agreement with BC Parks for the decommissioned Cornwall lookout.

Rotary members (Back row

Seeing the world through a Rotarian’s eyes

There’s what Rotary does, and then there’s what Rotarians do. And they do a lot.

Rotary members (Back row
Kat Chatten winces at a painful-looking red area where the wax - and hair - used to be on Lewis Kinvig’s leg. The minor hockey coach and Ashcroft Building Centre employee said it was the price his female co-workers exacted for helping him raise over $1

First went the moustache

The moustache was the first thing that went for Movember. After that came the leg wax.

Kat Chatten winces at a painful-looking red area where the wax - and hair - used to be on Lewis Kinvig’s leg. The minor hockey coach and Ashcroft Building Centre employee said it was the price his female co-workers exacted for helping him raise over $1
Michelle Reid

Much more than another voice in the choir

Michelle Reid formed the Sage Sound Singers Choir in Ashcroft five years ago because she needed her music.

Michelle Reid
MLA Jackie Tegart leads the Ashcroft Santa Parade last week with Cpl. Andrew West of the Traffic Division.

Police Report – icy roads take drivers by surprise

The weekly crime blotter from the Ashcroft RCMP Detachment

MLA Jackie Tegart leads the Ashcroft Santa Parade last week with Cpl. Andrew West of the Traffic Division.
A HOUSE SPARROW RESTS on a branch during last year’s Christmas Bird Count in Ashcroft.

Taking risks and finding treasure

The editor goes tra-la-la-la-ing on Ebay and finds a gem - for a steal of a deal.

A HOUSE SPARROW RESTS on a branch during last year’s Christmas Bird Count in Ashcroft.
All of Sayaka Takahashi’s Ashcroft-Cache Creek homestay families gathered in the Dairy Queen last week to say good bye. Takahashi is in the back row

Ashcroft connection helps Bifuka adventurer

Family of Bifuka visitor contacts their friend in Ashcroft to help arrange home stays.

All of Sayaka Takahashi’s Ashcroft-Cache Creek homestay families gathered in the Dairy Queen last week to say good bye. Takahashi is in the back row

Police Report – icy roads and animal hazards

The weekly crime blotter from the Ashcroft RCMP Detachment.

A FANCY BIRD FEEDER holds a sunflower treat for the local wildlife.

Hacking the old health care system

A long trail of bad decisions in BC health care takes time and care to correct.

A FANCY BIRD FEEDER holds a sunflower treat for the local wildlife.
Ashcroft and the surrounding areas met Drs. Amgad Zake and Debra Obu (front row

Health care meeting turnout nearly 200

The meeting's organizers figured they might get 50 members of the public out...

Ashcroft and the surrounding areas met Drs. Amgad Zake and Debra Obu (front row
Over two dozen people marched in Ashcroft on Sunday

Ashcroft marches for climate talks

Ashcroft man organizes march to support the United Nations climate change conference in Paris.

Over two dozen people marched in Ashcroft on Sunday
Ashcroft Work Wear World owner Geri Anderson with nothing but empty shelves left.

Thieves clean out Workwear’s Christmas cheer

Thieves broke into Ashcroft Workwear sometime Thursday night-Monday morning and cleaned out the high-priced gift wear.

Ashcroft Work Wear World owner Geri Anderson with nothing but empty shelves left.

Rotary Club looking for 2016 Citizens of the Year

Nominations for 2016 Citizen of the Year close on Dec. 3 - get your nominations in.

Nancy Duchaine (Eliza Doolittle)

My Fair Lady delivers on its promises

They've got it! Winding Rivers' production of My Fair Lady is a "must see" for everyone.

Nancy Duchaine (Eliza Doolittle)

Members keep Semlin Valley Golf Course open

Members of Cache Creek's golf course agree to pay their memberships early so golf club can pay bills and prepare for 2016 season.

Police Report – winter driving and impaired drivers

The monthly crime blotter from the Ashcroft RCMP Detachment.