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Local News Briefs: Historical Museum Society AGM coming soon

Plus Rotary is looking for Citizen of the Year nominations, a ‘Purge the House’ sale, and more

From the Centre: Ashcroft-Cache Creek Seniors

Mark your calendars for the 80+ luncheon on Feb. 21, and celebrate some wonderful seniors

  • Jan 22, 2019

Historic Nicola Valley church destroyed by fire

Murray United Church one of four Merritt-area churches touched by fire on same night

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West Coast kids learn about ocean safety
Eagle Release Cowichan
Five tricks to avoid holiday weight gain
See our best photographs from 2018

Provincial award recognizes excellence in education

Nominations sought from public for excellent educators in their community

Southern Interior to witness total lunar eclipse in January

Totality will occur in the evening of Sunday, Jan. 20, so you don’t have to stay up late to see it

South Cariboo Minor Soccer gears up for new season

Registration has increased steadily every year since 2014, with the league nearly doubling in size

Local News Briefs: Ashcroft features in new movie

Plus workshops, a concert, a hockey fundraiser, grants, a health care survey, and much more

New space for respite/palliative care room at Ashcroft Hospital

Hospice program volunteers help make space homey and welcoming

The Rundown: Clinton News

A grand re-opening for Clinton’s fitness room, now with additional and updated equipment

  • Jan 15, 2019

Theatre Diary 1: Dancing rats and walking trees

Rehearsals for Shrek the Musical Jr. get underway, with lots of new actors coming on board

Free fun events coming up during Family Literacy Week

Family fun includes crafts, Lego creations, skating, and more

Lytton RCMP files: Not-so-merry Christmas for one driver

A lump of coal for a driver caught going well above the speed limit on Christmas Day

  • Jan 15, 2019

WATCH: Giving the special needs community a Night to Shine

Global event offers people with special needs a full prom experience in Chilliwack, Surrey

New dog greeter spreading smiles at prestigious B.C. hotel

Trained as a guide dog, Winston was ‘too friendly’ for official service

B.C. man drives all night to get photo of rare duck

Local ‘bird-nerd’ gets shot of Mandarin Duck

VIDEO: Theo the 800-pound pig finds a home on Vancouver Island

An 800-pound rescued Langley pig, named Theodore, is off to a livestock sanctuary on the Island.

Progress being made in fight against Alzheimer’s and other dementias

Staying active, connected, and mentally alert can help stave off dementia

  • Jan 9, 2019

Take steps to prevent falls this winter

A fall may only result in bruised feelings, but they can also be deadly serious

  • Jan 9, 2019

The Rundown: Clinton News

Lots of events are coming up: mark your calendars now so you don’t miss out

  • Jan 9, 2019

Mosaic map highlights more than 60 pieces of art in Ashcroft

Second edition of map showcases town’s mosaic and glass artwork