Local News

Ashcroft Santa Parade attracted hundreds of happy onlookers

Three lucky shoppers won ‘Ashcroft Bucks’ to spend in downtown businesses

If you got out in the woods today for a tree, have a permit

Plus some tips for would-be Paul Bunyans intent on chopping down their own Christmas tree

‘Hi Santa: Remember when your elves called me a monster?’

Letters to Santa from Ms M. Marlow’s Desert Sands Community School Grade 3/4 class

  • Dec 10, 2019
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Shelter Point Distillery

Embrace growth or risk losing incorporation, says Cache Creek mayor

Public hearing on rezoning raises concerns about increased traffic and noise

Clinton man faces first degree murder charge for 2018 homicide at Deep Creek

Wyatt Boffa, 29 has been charged in the death of Jamie Sellars Baldwin, 43,

Snowfall warning continues for parts of B.C.’s Interior

First significant snowfall of the season prompts Environment Canada warning

Northwest B.C. wildlife shelter rescues particularly tiny bear cub

Shelter co-founder says the cub weighs less than a third of what it should at this time of year

Highway 1 reopens to traffic near Yale

A rockfall closed the highway for several hours

Keep your holiday shopping, and your car, safe from thieves

Don’t let a Grinch steal your Christmas cheer

Local News Briefs: Warm your heart at the Ashcroft Library Merry and Bright display

Plus markets, Bingo, a bake sale, pictures with Santa, tee-riffic golf savings, and more

New visitor’s guide and trail map to be published, GCCS tells council

Ashcroft council looks at communications, the curling rink, mosaics, and more at recent meeting

  • Dec 3, 2019

Toys for Joys helps give local children a Merry Christmas

This year’s event brought in cash donations and toys and provided donors with a hot breakfast

A fantastic ‘Fiddler’

The Sage Sound Singers’ ‘Tribute to Fiddler on the Roof’ concert was a huge success

‘Dear Santa: I will leave out some snacks for you and your reindeer’

Letters to Santa from Miss Martin’s Cache Creek Elementary Grade 1 class

  • Dec 3, 2019

Clinton council contemplates high speed internet options

Notes from the Clinton council meeting of Nov. 27

  • Dec 3, 2019

Give a pass to illegal pyramid schemes that promise much, deliver little

You’ll get a lump of coal, not the money or gifts that the scheme promises

  • Dec 3, 2019

Be aware of electric hazards as Christmas approaches

These electrical safety tips will ensure you have a safe and happy holiday

  • Dec 3, 2019

Rockin’ and Talkin’ with the Clinton Seniors’ Association

Keep the real meaning of Christmas in December and through the year

  • Dec 3, 2019

Big karate tournament success for a small local dojo

Savona Karate Club members did well at two recent tournaments

  • Dec 3, 2019

New MP says focus is on infrastructure & new baby, as former boss weighs in on Conservative leadership

New MP Brad Vis was a longtime staffer for Ed Fast, who declined shadow cabinet role last week