Community

This year’s Smile Cookie campaign vastly exceeds expectations

‘It blew everything we expected to do out of the water’

QUIZ: Do you know the way to Sesame Street?

The iconic children’s television show first aired 50 years ago

New projects on Ashcroft Reserve not just for residents

Band administrator encourages others to make use of trails, seniors’ residence, and more

Not looking forward to raking? Here’s why to leave the leaves

Nature Conservancy of Canada has good news for those who hate raking the leaves

Local News Briefs: Get crafty and creative at The Hutch

Plus free workshops, Lions Bingo, possible changes to BC elections, and more

Lytton RCMP warn people about a cheque scam doing the rounds

Plus don’t drive while impaired or unlicenced, and exercise proper car seat care for your kids

  • Nov 5, 2019
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Shelter Point Distillery

The Rundown: Clinton News

New community coffee spot coming soon to Clinton Emporium

  • Nov 5, 2019

All are invited to fundraiser dinner for the Clinton Museum

The museum is closed for the season, but planning has already started for 2020

  • Nov 5, 2019

Rockin’ and Talkin’ with the Clinton Seniors’ Association

Nov. 11 is almost here, so stand and remember

  • Nov 5, 2019

Come by the Seniors’ Centre and check out all the goings-on

There’s a wide variety of activities, from Bingo and puzzles to books, games, and more

  • Nov 5, 2019

BC SPCA invites people to ‘Fall Head Over Tails in Love’

One-day event offers special price on adoption of most animals in all BC SPCA branches

  • Nov 5, 2019

Langara College honours 49 alums and staff to mark 49 years

School received more than 200 nominations for the awards that recognize one’s community impact

QUIZ: How much do you really know about Halloween?

There’s a lot more to this night of frights than ghosts, pumpkins and candy

Ashcroft student gets up-close look at local government

‘It was a once in a lifetime opportunity for someone my age’

Christmas Hamper program gears up for another season

Last year 167 hampers were distributed, and more may be needed this year

The Rundown: Clinton News

CiB craft sale a success, and a Clinton council meeting has a dramatic start

  • Oct 30, 2019

New glass mosaic celebrates 100 years of the Canadian National Railway

Ashcroft Communities in Bloom committee sponsored Legacy Park mosaic

  • Oct 30, 2019

Local News Briefs: Free flu shot clinics are coming up in local communities

Plus a passage to India, upcoming markets, Operation Christmas Child, and more

Soup’s On looking for volunteers to help with weekly lunches

Program has been providing hearty by-donation lunches in Ashcroft since January 2009

School District offers free lunch program for all students

Program is in effect for the 2019/2020 school year, and might be extended