Local News

Laura-Lynn Tyler Thompson named new leader of Christian Heritage Party of BC

Television and online personality acclaimed as new leader at party AGM in Abbotsford on Monday

Controversy in Fraser-Nicola riding as NDP names their candidate

Entire riding association executive resigns after Aaron Sumexheltza wins NDP nomination

New physician unexpectedly leaves Ashcroft clinic

Dr. Stephen Akinkuni started work at the Ashcroft Family Medical Practice in March 2020

Provincial health officer Dr. Bonnie Henry thanks supporters after threats
Conservatives reject throne speech, NDP wants to see concrete action before supporting it
New throne speech lays out big plans to fight COVID-19, aid recovery
RCMP search apartment in ricin White House letter case

Texas truck vandalized in Victoria causing thousands of dollars in damages

The owner of the truck was visiting his son, who just had a baby

Ashcroft artists donates some of sales proceeds to E. Fry Food Bank

Royden Josephson made a donation to the Ashcroft food bank following two-month show

Gold Country’s Art Route Blue project unveils new Ashcroft artwork

Project aims to connect communities and bring people together

Stressed about Zoom meetings? Upcoming workshop will help you out

Plus rural residents are asked for their input about Internet connectivity in the TNRD

Two level 2 EV charging stations coming to Ashcroft in 2021

‘Last piece of funding puzzle’ now in place for project that will see 55 stations addded to network

Cache Creek will be seeking public input on cannabis framework

Survey for residents and businesses will be available by end of September

Lytton RCMP leave a calling card at massive grow-op bust site

Plus catalytic converter theft comes to the area

  • Sep 9, 2020

Catalytic converter thefts on the rise throughout province

Thieves recently targeted Lytton but were foiled by RCMP and observant resident

Free webinars help businesses navigate the new COVID-19 world

Participants will learn how to find and keep great employees, market your business, and more

Anonymous Art Show features more than 75 works, supports great cause

All art is up for auction as a fundraiser for the HUB and its programs

Lions Club annual raffle roars ahead

Popular annual raffle raises funds for great local causes

Fall programs and events going virtual at libraries this fall

Many old favourites, including ‘Tech One-on-One’, will be offered online through the library system

Online safety a priority as unusual school year set to start

More students likely to be learning and studying online, so parents need to put safety first

Rare green sturgeon sighted near Port Renfrew

‘It’s a pretty rare phenomenon,’ says Port Renfrew resident

Is this the right time to bring a pet into your life?

Rockin’ and Talkin’ with the Clinton Seniors’ Association

  • Sep 2, 2020

New society seeks access to Ashcroft Slough

The Ashcroft Slough Society will lobby the Ashcroft Terminal to provide public access to the site.