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Lorna Janas has set up in 100 Mile House to buy fire morels from local pickers. The mushrooms tend to bloom a year after a wildfire. (Kelly Sinoski photo - 100 Mile Free Press)

Mushroom pickers scour local burns

Fire morels a hot commodity after wildfires

Lorna Janas has set up in 100 Mile House to buy fire morels from local pickers. The mushrooms tend to bloom a year after a wildfire. (Kelly Sinoski photo - 100 Mile Free Press)
Barn quilts on the back wall of Dawna Cope’s shed in Sheridan Lake. (Photo submitted).

Barn quilts brighten up shores of Sheridan Lake

Local resident is encouraging quilters to make a “barn quilt trail”

Barn quilts on the back wall of Dawna Cope’s shed in Sheridan Lake. (Photo submitted).
Stella Schwartz, left, and her sister Lydia, of the Interlakes Nutbutter Company are expected to return to Interlakes Farmers’ Market in July. They are shown here at the South Cariboo Farmer’s Market.

Interlakes market to feature visit from BC Wildfire Service this Saturday

Local market seeks to become community hub

Stella Schwartz, left, and her sister Lydia, of the Interlakes Nutbutter Company are expected to return to Interlakes Farmers’ Market in July. They are shown here at the South Cariboo Farmer’s Market.
Nancy Lulua prepares for the bannock-making competition at the High Bar First Nation Aboriginal event on Tuesday, June 21. (Kelly Sinoski photo - 100 Mile Free Press).

Bannock makers compete for dough, bragging rights

Nancy Lulua beats out three other competitors for $500

Nancy Lulua prepares for the bannock-making competition at the High Bar First Nation Aboriginal event on Tuesday, June 21. (Kelly Sinoski photo - 100 Mile Free Press).
Liam Brehm, left, Julie Antoine and Nolan Hughes, offer free plant-based medicines that they made at David Stoddart School this year. Antoine, of Bonaparte, provides medicine-making classes to schools in Ashcroft, Cache Creek and Clinton. (Kelly Sinoski photo - 100 Mile Free Press)

High Bar First Nation hosts first Aboriginal Day

More than 200 people attend first-ever event in Clinton

Liam Brehm, left, Julie Antoine and Nolan Hughes, offer free plant-based medicines that they made at David Stoddart School this year. Antoine, of Bonaparte, provides medicine-making classes to schools in Ashcroft, Cache Creek and Clinton. (Kelly Sinoski photo - 100 Mile Free Press)
Ranch Musings columnist David Zirnhelt. (File photo)

Recent ongoing developments in Agriculture

Ranch Musings: David Zirnhelt

Ranch Musings columnist David Zirnhelt. (File photo)

Senior housing plan taking shape in 100 Mile

Organization signs agreement in principle to lease land

The District of 100 Mile House plans to upgrade the Community Hall into a gathering place. (District of 100 Mile).

District of 100 Mile House to recommission murals on community hall

Three murals will be moved to a new location ahead of upgrade

The District of 100 Mile House plans to upgrade the Community Hall into a gathering place. (District of 100 Mile).
100 Mile provincial court

Trial wraps up in ATV assault case, ruling to come later this summer

Alan Gear is charged with assault with a weapon, dangerous operation of a conveyance and mischief

100 Mile provincial court
Melonie Eva is the primary complainant in the human rights case against the owner of Spruce Hills Resort and Spa. File photo.

Bailiffs put four parcels of land around Spruce Hill Resort up for sale

Sale follows BC Human Rights Tribunal ruling

Melonie Eva is the primary complainant in the human rights case against the owner of Spruce Hills Resort and Spa. File photo.
100 Mile provincial court.

Former PSO teacher pleads guilty to assault, sexual interference of female youth

Vincent Collins will be sentenced at a later date

100 Mile provincial court.
Enter the Free Press Father’s Day contest.

Free Press Father’s Day contest now on

Pick up entry form in Free Press Connector and win great prizes

Enter the Free Press Father’s Day contest.
100 Mile RCMP Cruiser. (File photo - 100 Mile Free Press)

Lockdown drill held at Peter Skene Ogden Secondary

Police, along with staff and students stage training simulation

100 Mile RCMP Cruiser. (File photo - 100 Mile Free Press)
Tutti Gravel Inn owners Erin Yeo and Kelly Servinski travelled to Kansas last week to promote Clinton as a gravel cycling mecca. (Kelly Sinoski photo - 100 Mile Free Press)

Gravel cyclists promote Clinton in United States

Kelly Servinski and his wife Erin Yeo competed in Unbound 2022

Tutti Gravel Inn owners Erin Yeo and Kelly Servinski travelled to Kansas last week to promote Clinton as a gravel cycling mecca. (Kelly Sinoski photo - 100 Mile Free Press)
100 Mile District General Hospital. (File photo)

Interior Health promotes 100 Mile’s overdose prevention site

The site has been located at the South Cariboo Health Clinic for the last 18 months

100 Mile District General Hospital. (File photo)
John Rowat of NorWest Hydro Vac and Water fills up Amy Jordaan’s jug with water at the South Cariboo Rec Centre. (Patrick Davies photo - 100 Mile Free Press)

UPDATE: District lifts boil water advisory

Testing finds water is safe to drink

John Rowat of NorWest Hydro Vac and Water fills up Amy Jordaan’s jug with water at the South Cariboo Rec Centre. (Patrick Davies photo - 100 Mile Free Press)
Weekly web poll from 100 Mile Free Press

Did you attend the weekend community celebrations?

Weekly web poll from 100 Mile Free Press

Weekly web poll from 100 Mile Free Press
Shelly Somerville is concerned that mitigation work will not be done in the greenbelt off Donsleequa Road until this winter. (Kelly Sinoski photo - 100 Mile Free Press).

Fire mitigation sought for 108 Mile greenbelt

Local woman concerned at buildup of potential fuel sources

Shelly Somerville is concerned that mitigation work will not be done in the greenbelt off Donsleequa Road until this winter. (Kelly Sinoski photo - 100 Mile Free Press).
Biologist Larry Davis helped design a fisher den box for the endangered species. (Kelly Sinoski photo - 100 Mile Free Press).

Biologist helps create habitat for endangered fishers

Larry Davis designed an insulated wooded box that can be hung from trees

Biologist Larry Davis helped design a fisher den box for the endangered species. (Kelly Sinoski photo - 100 Mile Free Press).
Helen Cade, left, and former May Queen Loretta Ferguson represent Clinton Creek Estates at the Clinton May Ball parade Saturday. (Kelly Sinoski photo - 100 Mile Free Press)

Clinton May Ball rodeo parade marches on

The parade went ahead despite a new change to its route

Helen Cade, left, and former May Queen Loretta Ferguson represent Clinton Creek Estates at the Clinton May Ball parade Saturday. (Kelly Sinoski photo - 100 Mile Free Press)