Peter Hart

Sheila and Peter Hart took a break in their recent search for the Huckleberry mother lode.

Peter Hart putting his pen away

Longtime correspondent will be missed by readers, Free Press

Sheila and Peter Hart took a break in their recent search for the Huckleberry mother lode.
Debrah

Low down on Canim Lake and area high school graduates

Smokin’ hot weather launched us into high summer at light speed, driving many into the lake for their first swim

Debrah
Lynne Baker

PSO students receive Jean Reynolds memorial bursaries

The Community Club’s Jean Reynolds Memorial Bursary of $1,000 was awarded

Lynne Baker
Hoover Bay Road Association members Laurie Ross

Hoover Bay Road Association continues with road repairs

The Hoover Bay Road Association held its annual meeting at the home of Georgina Hudon on the long weekend

Hoover Bay Road Association members Laurie Ross
Ken Kerr

Annual sale coming up

The Canim Lake Community Club is running the annual plant, craft and bake sale at the Canim Lake Store

Ken Kerr

Spring definitely here with arrival of flycatchers

Hawkins Laker Chris Adams directed the latest play presented by the 100 Mile Performing Arts Society

Yvette Stark

Canim Lake folks turn wine bottles into wind chimes

The chimes are attractive and most pleasant to hear, each having a unique note depending on the length of the bottle

Yvette Stark
Doug Magaw

New fire truck purchased for Hawkins Lake firefighters

After an extensive search, the Hawkins Lake Volunteer Fire Fighters Association has acquired a new “first-out” truck

Doug Magaw
Ramona Pierro and her son

Canim Lake fishing derby results in fish and chips dinner

Tom Ned of the Canim Lake Band invited his extended family from the Bonaparte Indian Band near Cache Creek for a family fishing derby

Ramona Pierro and her son
Terry Wagner

Crib players are back at it at Margo’s Cabin after the yuletide break

On Tuesday nights, Cribbers are whooping it up at Margo’s Cabin

Terry Wagner
Bob Campbell directs placement of the next shot at Hawkins Lake Pine Beetle Bonspeedle

Hawkins Lake Bonspeedle attracts two dozen neighbours

Ross Bennet set in the curling sheet on the ice of Hawkins Lake

Bob Campbell directs placement of the next shot at Hawkins Lake Pine Beetle Bonspeedle
Ninety-four-year-old Toody (Vivian) Shirran

Canim Lake column

A lot of news about Canim Lake residents, groups as they enter new year

Ninety-four-year-old Toody (Vivian) Shirran
Marion Kellett

Canim and Hawkins lakes feeling cold tendrils of Old Man Winter

It’s a white wonderland out here, the air crisp and clear

Marion Kellett
Jean Reynolds

Family, friends gathered together to remember Jean Reynolds

Community news happening around the Canim Lake area

Jean Reynolds
Harvey Ostroff enjoys working in his home at Hawkins Lake

Playwright Harvey Ostroff enjoys his lifestyle at Hawkins Lake

Community news happening around the Canim Lake area

Harvey Ostroff enjoys working in his home at Hawkins Lake
Sheltering from a hot sun

Mahood Falls Community Society votes in new executive

The Mahood Falls Community Society voted in a new executive at their annual general meeting

Sheltering from a hot sun
Local teacher Susan Soules and former student and current Special Olympian Tony Carter remain close friends after meeting in 100 Mile House in 1998.

Angel on her shoulder

100 Mile teacher Susan Soules has strong bond with former student, Special Olympian Tony Carter

Local teacher Susan Soules and former student and current Special Olympian Tony Carter remain close friends after meeting in 100 Mile House in 1998.
Steve Szilagyi

Hawkins and Canim communities saddened by Jean Reynolds passing

Community news happening around the Hawkins lake and Canim Lake area

Steve Szilagyi
Marge and Bill Baker are in the back of this photo that was taken at the Forest Grove Evangelical Free Church Christmas gathering in 1957.

Marge’s Café in Buffalo Creek recalled

Centre of activity when Buffalo Creek and Forest Grove were humming

Marge and Bill Baker are in the back of this photo that was taken at the Forest Grove Evangelical Free Church Christmas gathering in 1957.
The proud winners of the Crazy Hat contest were Elliot Caputo

HLVFA annual gathering enjoyed by cottagers and permanent residents

Community news happening around the Canim Lake area of the South Cariboo

The proud winners of the Crazy Hat contest were Elliot Caputo