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The Rundown: Clinton News

New community coffee spot coming soon to Clinton Emporium

  • 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

New projects on Ashcroft Reserve not just for residents

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

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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

Local News Briefs: Get crafty and creative at The Hutch

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

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

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

Weather balloon from California rescued near Campbell River

Search led rescuers to remote wilderness on Quadra Island

Book tells tale of how B.C. office fax led to U.S. con man

Island man spent a few years tracking down victims listed on faxes

Ashcroft Fire Chief for a Day third in her family to be picked

Makenna Laskey was thrilled to follow in footsteps of aunt and brother

Break out your best costumes for Halloween events in Ashcroft

Plus some crafty gingerbread houses, an award for the TNRD, an addicition workshop, and more

Extra numbers lead to big win for Cache Creek couple

William and Sandra Morgan recently won $500,000 in a Lotto 6/49 draw