Local News

Avoid drowsy driving and stay safe on the highway

The only surefire cure for a sleepy driver is sleep, so have a contingency plan in place.

  • Jul 25, 2019

‘Let the Creator take care of us while we give Mother Nature a helping hand’

Heartfelt reflections on the Big Bar slide and helping the salmon

  • Jul 25, 2019

Lytton Police files: Weapons stolen in Spences Bridge

Firearms and knives were stolen from Spences Bridge residence earlier this month

  • Jul 25, 2019
Shelter Point Distillery
Shelter Point Distillery
Scheer flips flapjacks, appeals for votes on Calgary Stampede circuit
What the Duke of Ed Youth are all about

Cache Creek council approves second drag race event, with conditions

Written confirmation of several issues required before next races in August

Tim Hortons Camp Day raises funds for a good cause

Money from tea and coffee sales on June 5 will help kids across Canada go to camp

Cache Creek gets its first fast-charging electric vehicle station

Community joins growing network of towns that provide EV charging stations

Travel advisory for Highway 97 near Clinton

A mudslide reportedly occurred between Stevens Road and Highway 97

  • Jul 24, 2019

Wet’suwet’en clan launches civil lawsuit against Coastal GasLink

Gidimt’en seeking damages and costs over destruction of logging road encampment and gate

MP holding town halls in Ashcroft and Lillooet this week

MP Jati Sidhu will be meeting with residents to answer questions and hear concerns

Six inducted into BC Hockey Hall of Fame

The 26th ceremony in Penticton welcomed powerful figures both from on and off the ice

RCMP investigate two shootings in the Lower Mainland

Incidents happened in Surrey, with a victim being treated at Langley Memorial Hospital

Rich the Vegan scoots across Canada for the animals

Rich Adams is riding his push scooter across Canada to bring awareness to the dog meat trade in Asia

Crime Stoppers car raffle raises money for a good cause

Tickets can now be purchased online through electronic funds transfer

Community barbecue a way to say thank you

A young Ashcroft resident helped make event a way to express thanks to others

Federal Green Party leader visits Ashcroft

Elizabeth May was in town with Mission-Matsqui-Fraser Canyon Green Party nominee John Kidder

Be water wise this summer and stay safe

Death by drowning spikes in B.C. during the summer months.

2017 Red Cross B.C. Fires Appeal Fund reaches total of $162.6 million

Work is ongoing to assist those affected by devastating 2017 wildfire season

Communities in Bloom judges coming to Ashcroft

All are invited to a meet and greet, where prizes for best gardens and street will be presented

  • Jul 17, 2019

Wildfire smoke can pose serious health risks

Tips to help you stay safe during the smoky summer season