Local News

Area MP apologizes for ‘inappropriate’ remarks

Jati Sidhu’s comments about former attorney general called ‘sexist’

Cache Creek Downtown Visioning Project moves into Phase 2

A workshop for business owners looked at the Village’s assets and challenges

Home Hardware paint offer will help businesses

‘Let’s Paint the Town’ deep discount paint program allows business owners to spruce up their building

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Spring Ceilidh at Cloverdale Catholic Hall
Seed Celebration
West Coast kids learn about ocean safety
Eagle Release Cowichan

Local News Briefs: Enjoy the Academy Award-winning film ‘Bohemian Rhapsody’ at the HUB

Plus a Sea Cadets bottle drive, the CCES PAC dinner and auction, a kids’ movie, and more

Baby boomers use more electricity than millennials, says new report

Boomers’ bigger homes, love of cooking, and array of electronics contribute to the disparity

  • Mar 5, 2019

Merritt couple wins big in Lotto Max draw

George Munro and Rowena Inyallie won $29.5 million in a recent draw

  • Mar 5, 2019

Lions donation helps Ashcroft Food Bank

The E. Fry food bank recently got a much-appreciated boost

  • Mar 5, 2019

RCMP seek dash cam footage to help with search for missing Merritt cowboy

Anyone with dash cam footage from Merritt on Jan. 26-27 is asked to contact the RCMP

United Way offers free fire risk assessment for homes

Applications for risk assessment and mitigation now being sought

B.C. Indigenous woman appointed to Canada’s gun advisory committee

First Nations and northern voices were both missing in discussions

Man wanted on nine warrants in north B.C.

Jamie Hilbach, 47, of Hazelton is wanted for escaping lawful custody, among other things.

UPDATE: Abbotsford-area MP apologizes for ‘inappropriate’ comments

Jati Sidhu had suggested that Jody Wilson-Raybould’s father was ‘pulling the strings’

Thompson-Nicola Regional Library Footnotes

Computer courses, scrapbooking, puzzles, crafts, friendship bracelets. and more at area libraries.

New program at region’s libraries designed for all budding birders

Free ‘birder backpack’ containing binoculars, guides, and more can be borrowed from branches.

BC Hydro has free energy-saving kits available

Kits are available to qualifying customers

  • Feb 27, 2019

Keep mail safe to prevent identity theft

Thieves can be particularly active during tax season

  • Feb 27, 2019

Cache Creek artist gets exposure at Kamloops exhibition

JudyLynn Davison will have two of her works on display at the Art Exposed Regional Exhibition.

The Rundown: Clinton News

Nominations for Citizen of the Year are being sought, and the deadline is looming

  • Feb 27, 2019

From the Centre: Ashcroft-Cache Creek Seniors

Members gathered for the annual 80+ celebration on Feb. 21.

  • Feb 27, 2019