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Ashcroft Museum open house features a trip back in time

The event kicked off with an augmented reality history tour of Ashcroft.

Fifth annual Kids’ Fine and Dramatic Arts camp a success

Numbers were down, but the participants had a great time and put on a wonderful end-of-camp show.

Ashcroft and District Fall Fair cancelled for 2017

Decision not an easy one to make, says association’s president.

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Golden Country: The Central Boarding School in Cache Creek

From 1874 to 1890, Cache Creek played host to a boarding school; not without some controversy.

Tom Jackson will be in area to view damage on Ashcroft Reserve

The performer will have a tour of the Reserve, then be at the River Inn to meet residents.

Theatre diary 2: Charge the blockhouse

"Arsenic and Old Lace" is set 75 years ago, so some of the references might be obscure to today's audience.

Theatre diary part 1: Finding Mortimer

Winding Rivers Arts' latest theatre production has one problem: no leading man. Will the show go on?

A change of direction for Ashcroft artist Jo Petty

Jo started her project as meditation, to take her inside herself.

  • Oct 3, 2016

Record attendance at this year’s Desert Daze Festival

Organizer Mavourneen Varcoe-Ryan is thrilled by the turn-out, the great musical line-up, and the wide variety of vendors.

Princeton traditional music festival showcases Ashcroft musician

Cowboy musician John Kidder will be playing at the festival, taking place august 19 to 21.

Colourful dance group winds up season

The Desert Moon/Desert Dawn bellydancing group ended this year's season with an entertaining display of dances.

Grease was the word

Cache Creek Elementary School students delighted audiences with a high-energy production of the hit musical last week.

ABBA concert a tribute to Ben Roy

An upcoming ABBA tribute concert in Cache Creek holds a special meaning for one of the co-creators and musicians.