Local news briefs: Beware the mountain bluet

The attractive plant, which is an invasive species, is being sold by some area retailers

Clinton Museum opening on hold, but outdoor work bee going ahead

Volunteers are welcome to help with various outdoor tasks (weather permitting)

A stitch in time saves nine(ty-nine) when it comes to weed control

Garden talk with Dr. Catherine Tarasoff

  • Apr 29, 2020
Amateur Photographer of the Year 2020
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

A painting of Ashcroft’s Chinatown is right where it needs to be

The new work depicts, and is hung on the wall of, the historic Wing Wo Lung building

100-year-old gravestones vandalized at Surrey Centre Cemetery

Headstones of local pioneers toppled in Cloverdale

QUIZ: A salute to health care workers

How much do you know about doctors, nurses and medicine? Put your knowledge to the test.

B.C. man runs 100 miles on treadmill in garage to raise money for Search and Rescue

Chilliwack’s Gary Robbins is spending the weekend running 100 miles uphill while collecting donations

SPCA offers help to Cache Creek pet owners

Kamloops SPCA available to help residents and their pets while under evacuation alert

COVID-19 news: Interior Health to hold online town hall

Public invited to submit questions in advance or ask them live during event

Ashcroft CiB plant swap now underway

Gardeners can drop off spare plants and pick up new ones

  • Apr 22, 2020

Happy birthday salute to former Ashcroft mayor

A convoy of vehicles paid tribute to Rod Craggs on his 92nd birthday

  • Apr 22, 2020

Horrible hair getting you down? Avoid disastrous DIY fixes

From trimming your bangs to hair colouring, here’s how to do (and not do) it

School District staff providing support for students and families

A wide variety of resources, including food for those who need it, are available

Evacuation order issued for several Cache Creek properties

Rising water levels have forced several residents from their properties as flood risk increases

QUIZ: Meet the Simpsons

How much do you know about this iconic television family?

Pandemic means changes for door-to-door newspaper delivery

Black Press asks readers across B.C. to be patient as carriers are asked not to touch surfaces

We’re In This Together: Black Press Media puts callout for feel-good community stories

We want to tell uplifting stories you’ve seen in your community during the pandemic

Lytton RCMP files: Stolen vehicle found with $8,000-worth of potato chips inside

Plus drugs seized, illegal dumping, excessive speed, and more from the Lytton detachment

  • Apr 16, 2020

Cache Creek deals with COVID-19, prepares for flood season

All unnecessary spending has been halted as Village prepares for economic impact of pandemic

COVID-19 news: Skip’s Run, Soup’s On, rent relief, and more

The tenth annual Skip’s Run charity event has been postponed until further notice