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QUIZ: Crowds and solitude

As COVID-19 restrictions have been relaxed, here’s a quiz about crowded places and isolation

Hungry hawk versus reluctant rattler showdown caught on camera

Not the first time photographer was in right place at right time to document an unusual encounter

Local News Briefs: Clinton’s Heritage Week events cancelled, so celebrate online

Plus Health Care thrift store hopes to reopen soon, extras needed near Lytton, and more

Google celebrates Group of Seven with online art display and virtual tour

Group members painted scenes from across Canada, including Ashcroft and Yale

Don’t forget about people with dementia during the pandemic

Support for those with dementia and their caregivers is now more crucial than ever

VIDEO: Car collectors come out in droves for drive through Fort Langley

A ‘spontaneous’ drive replaces annual May Day Parade, surprising village residents and shoppers alike

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British Columbia's provincial health officer offers some words of encouragement to the grads of 2020
Self-isolated Aldergrove grandpa finds way to surprise grandson on 3rd birthday
How much to spend on a baby shower gift
Does your dog hate wearing a Halloween costume?

QUIZ: Exploring gardens

How much do you know about gardening and famous gardens?

Journal 125 part 2: J.E. Knight, an early Journal editor, was also founder of the BC SPCA

Knight had prevention of cruelty to animals statute passed in province in 1895

Share your pandemic experiences and be a part of history

Royal BC Museum is asking British Columbians to record their pandemic stories and experiences

Journal 125 part 3: A new editor with literary leanings takes over the paper

R.D. Cumming was the first of three generations of his family to own and edit the Journal

Interior Savings pledges up to $150,000 to help non-profits through pandemic

Applications for assistance are being accepted until the end of May

Local News Briefs: Free drive-in movie event will provide safe, big screen fun

Plus the Cache Creek market reopens, a new principal for Desert Sands school, and more

Journal building has been a fixture in Ashcroft for 121 years

The office survived the Great Fire of 1916 and for many years housed a secret

Compost fire east of Cache Creek creating smoky conditions

Fire is under control but no timeline as to when it will be extinguished

QUIZ: In honour of mothers

On Mother’s Day, see how much you know about the day and about some famous mothers

B.C. Grade 7 students create ‘We Are Canada’ video and web page

Abbotsford project features voices from across the nation defining what it means to be Canadian

  • May 7, 2020

Decision made to cancel 2020 South Cariboo minor soccer season

League had hoped to have late start to season and continue in September

  • May 6, 2020

Lytton RCMP files: One stolen vehicle potentially leads to another

Plus not heeding calls top stay at home leads to a serious accident

  • May 6, 2020

Celebrate 2020 grad students with unique online photo gallery

Plus Clinton wants to bloom for Mother’s Day, online storytime, weight loss boot camp, and more