Local News

Kids’ Corner: Come on down to the pool

A new columnist looks at the fun (and serious) sides of the Ashcroft pool

  • Jul 17, 2019

Local news briefs: Bus service returns to Cache Creek

Plus changes to open burning rules, karaoke night, the CiB judges are coming, and more

Ashcroft resident now in his 25th year of riding to raise funds for BC Lung Association

Wayne Chorneychuk once more getting ready to ride in the Bicycle Trek for Life and Breath

  • Jul 17, 2019
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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

Historic Cornwall fire lookout to get some tender loving care

Volunteers are being sought for a work bee at the lookout in August

Washout hits Highway 97 north of Cache Creek

Highway now reopened to single-lane, alternating traffic

Generous donation helps Habitat for Humanity Kamloops

More than $2 million in inventory has been donated to the group’s Kamloops ReStore

Cache Creek Learning Exhibition allowed students to share their successes

There were activities galore at the end-of-year celebration, including flint knapping

  • Jul 9, 2019

Lytton RCMP files: New motorcycle making the rounds

Get used to a new RCMP vehicle on local highways and byways

  • Jul 9, 2019

Be proactive in planning for heat

Heat stroke and heat exhaustion are easily preventable

  • Jul 9, 2019

$4 million federal grant to Lytton group will strengthen fibre optic network

Fibre optic backbone will stretch from Boston Bar to Lillooet

The Rundown: Clinton News

Trees for David Stoddart, a llama on the loose, Loon Lake fundraiser, and more

Young Coquitlam author’s third book set during 2017 wildfires

Nathan McTaggart, 13, was in Cache Creek and Ashcroft to share his story

Rockin’ and Talkin’ with the Clinton Seniors Association

After a successful July 1 Yard Sale, the group is taking a hiatus over the summer

  • Jul 9, 2019

Local principal a finalist in Premier’s Awards for Excellence in Education

Colleen Minnabarriet of Desert Sands Community School nominated in District Leadership category

Ashcroft’s Legion Ladies Auxiliary donates to many local causes

Group has also created a colourful floral display behind the Legion building

Changes to policy mean seniors have more choice about long-term care

Seniors now able to choose three preferred care homes, and have more time to decide

Local News Briefs: The Community Barbecue returns to Ashcroft, and this year there’s a twist

Plus free swimming at the Ashcroft pool, Coqiuhalla lane closures, ‘Arx and Sparks’, and more

New Wildfire Preparedness Guide now available

Guide will help British Columbians be prepared for fires and other emergencies

  • Jul 9, 2019