Local News

Proposed Cache Creek Village office one-day closure proves contentious

One-day closure would allow staff to complete year end filing

First Nations feast feeds body and soul on Downtown Eastside

Helping Our Urban Kwselktn event in Vancouver has Secwepemc roots

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Trudeau wants quick, peaceful resolution to pipeline protests
Minister of Indigenous Services meets with protesters at a rail blockade
BC COS rescues two elk from under collapsed haystack in Smithers
Canada doesn't tell police what to do, Trudeau says of rail blockades

Clinton’s first legal cannabis shop is now open for business

Cynders opened its doors at the Blue Barn site on Jan. 31

  • Jan 31, 2020

Abbotsford homeless advocate killed by RCMP leaves behind complicated legacy

Barry Shantz was shot by Lytton police officers after six-hour standoff on Jan. 13

Steelhead caucus gave firsthand look at fisheries challenges

Fraser-Nicola MLA talks about Steelhead, seniors, health care, and more

The Rundown: Clinton News

Walking, exercise programs for seniors on the cards in Clinton

  • Jan 29, 2020

New legal clinic in Kamloops helps low-income area residents

Kamloops E. Fry Society offering free legal aid to area residents

Bach’s ‘Goldberg Variations’ in concert in Ashcroft on Feb. 14

Three members of Kamloops Symphony Orchestra bring new life to a tour de force

  • Jan 29, 2020

Clinton locals wanted to look for Cariboo Wagon Road locations

Community event is being planned to identify where the road ran near Clinton

  • Jan 29, 2020

Local News Briefs: Fundraiser concert for Food bank and Equality Project

Local favourites Jenny and the Gents will be performing at a Jan. 31 event

Lytton man killed by police was well-known homeless advocate

Barry Shantz won landmark court ruling for the homeless in 2015

‘Overall, we’re doing great,’ Ashcroft CFO tells council meeting

Finance review at Ashcroft council meeting shows Village on budget for 2019

  • Jan 29, 2020

Abbotsford homeless advocate killed by RCMP in Lytton

Barry Shantz spearheaded getting harm-reduction services in city, changing bylaws around homeless

Episode of ‘Twilight Zone’ TV series to film in Ashcroft

Production has already started on the episode, to be called ‘A Small Town’

Almost 20,000 parking tickets issued by Interior Health at hospitals in 2019

In 2018, pay parking in Interior Health hospitals totalled $5.3 million of their $2.2-billion budget

Cache Creek council looks at ‘on demand’ bus service in Village

Council also supported a resolution about rezoning land at Boston Flats for a mobile home park

MLA working to see revitalization of Fraser Canyon highway

Jackie Tegart discusses highway improvements, forestry, rural funding