Community

Living Room Live makes music intimate and approachable

A second seriee of classical music house concerts will be in Ashcroft in January

Give your real Christmas tree a second life as a bird habitat

Don’t send your tree to the landfill; leave it in your backyard for our feathered friends

Local News Briefs: Support for those with dementia

Plus films at the Paramount, Christianity workshops, some lucky dogs, and more

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Shelter Point Distillery

Year in Review part 4: New Honour Ranch near Ashcroft will save lives

Plus more mosaics, a proposed bridge for Cache Creek, and frustration at Interior Health meeting

Lucky Lions raffle winners get early Christmas gift

Three winners were drawn in Lions Club’s biggest fundraiser of the year

Lytton RCMP files

Intoxication a common thread in several recent Lytton cases

  • Dec 23, 2019

Two local Bantam players off to Kamloops hockey tournament

Darius Kirkpatrick and Kheller Ouellette looking forward to tournament

Year in Review part 3: A new fire engine and charging station for Cache Creek

Plus two missing Surrey men are found dead near Spences Bridge, and Cornwall Lookout gets a clean-up

Clinton council approves zoning change at former elementary school site

Move paves the way for the building of a seniors’ living facility proposed for the site

  • Dec 23, 2019

Food bank thankful for food, cash donations from Holiday Train visit

Food bank received $5,500 from CP, as well as food and cash donations from attendees

‘Dear Santa: I want to know what your workshop looks like’

Letters to Santa from Ms Ellis’s Desert Sands Community School Grade 2/3 class

  • Dec 22, 2019

‘Dear Santa: Do you ever go swimming up there in the North Pole?’

Letters to Santa from Ms Hendrigan’s Desert Sands Community School Grade K/1 class

  • Dec 17, 2019

‘Dear Santa: May I have a frog and a pair of high heel shoes’

Letters to Santa from Mrs. Pigeon’s Cache Creek Elementary School Grade 2/3 class

  • Dec 17, 2019

‘Hello Santa: Can you travel around the world in one night?’

Letters to Santa from Ms C. Marlow’s Desert Sands Community School Grade 1/2 class

  • Dec 17, 2019

Seniors’ Harvest Bazaar numbers were down but profits were up

Seniors’ Centre taking a small break over the Christmas season but will be back in the New Year

  • Dec 17, 2019

Merry and Bright display brings Christmas cheer to Ashcroft library

Colourful display will be open during regular library hours through end of December

Record crowd turns out for CP Holiday Train visit to Ashcroft

Food bank received $5,500 from CP, as well as food and cash donations from attendees

Alone this Christmas? The Equality Project offers lunch on Dec. 25

Plus a local service offers a way to get home safely from holiday merry-making

Police report break-in and items stolen at Clinton Purolator shed

Plus the Village is still seeking a CAO, a New Year’s party at the Legion, school news, and more

  • Dec 17, 2019

Efforts to rebuild historic Merritt church receive a needed boost

An anonymous donation of $50,000 has committee members hopeful fundraising goal will be reached