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Alex Vallee, back, and Ella Frizzi strut their stuff on the ice at the year-end celebration for the 100 Mile Ice Skating Club. (Kelly Sinoski photo - 100 Mile Free Press)

Young skaters showcase skills on ice

Dozens took part in the 100 Mile Skating Club’s year-end celebration

Alex Vallee, back, and Ella Frizzi strut their stuff on the ice at the year-end celebration for the 100 Mile Ice Skating Club. (Kelly Sinoski photo - 100 Mile Free Press)
A 22” Kokanee caught by Curtis Rose in the first virtual Highway 24 fishing derby. He submitted the photo day late and missed the grand prize. (Facebook photo)

Something’s fishy in the Hwy 24 virtual fishing derby

Fishermen and fisherwomen caught Rainbow, Laker, Kokanee and Burbot

A 22” Kokanee caught by Curtis Rose in the first virtual Highway 24 fishing derby. He submitted the photo day late and missed the grand prize. (Facebook photo)
A former fire engine with the Interlakes Volunteer Firefighter Department was seen at a freedom rally in Victoria last weekend. The incident has prompted the CRD to change its policies to ensure all decals and logos are removed from surplus vehicles. (Ann Gallagher photo - submitted).

CRD alters surplus vehicle policy

Move prompted by the use of a decommissioned firetruck in recent protests

A former fire engine with the Interlakes Volunteer Firefighter Department was seen at a freedom rally in Victoria last weekend. The incident has prompted the CRD to change its policies to ensure all decals and logos are removed from surplus vehicles. (Ann Gallagher photo - submitted).
Kristy Gosselin releases a rock in the second day of playing in the Open Doubles Bonspiel. (Patrick Davies photo - 100 Mile Free Press)

100 Mile curling bonspiel rocks

Doubles tournament a fierce but fun time for all

Kristy Gosselin releases a rock in the second day of playing in the Open Doubles Bonspiel. (Patrick Davies photo - 100 Mile Free Press)
A reduced pressure backflow assembly located on a water fill station. Photo courtesy of Brain McDaniel

Clinton considers bylaw to prevent water contamination

Every hosue and buisness would be required to have backflow preventers

A reduced pressure backflow assembly located on a water fill station. Photo courtesy of Brain McDaniel
Village of Clinton office. Photo credit: Journal files

Mayor questions results of Clinton Census

Despite the current housing crisis, results suggest a dip in Clinton’s population

Village of Clinton office. Photo credit: Journal files
Stephanie Kappei is a partner with 100 Mile Centennial Law Corp. (Kelly Sinoski photo - 100 Mile Free Press)

Lawyer seeks to find ‘best solution’ to problems

Stephanie Kappei has always loved helping people

Stephanie Kappei is a partner with 100 Mile Centennial Law Corp. (Kelly Sinoski photo - 100 Mile Free Press)
Janet Lilly is owner of Our Kitchen Corner and Club Cannabis. She also helps to run Garth’s Electric with her husband Garth. (Kelly Sinoski photo - 100 Mile Free Press).

Kitchen, cannabis winning combo

Janet Lilly has come a long way since running Garth’s Electric with her husband

Janet Lilly is owner of Our Kitchen Corner and Club Cannabis. She also helps to run Garth’s Electric with her husband Garth. (Kelly Sinoski photo - 100 Mile Free Press).
The Psalm 23 Transition Society graduation ceremony in July 2020 took place in the Society’s thrift store building, one of the structures singled out by the TNRD as having been constructed without permits. (Psalm 23 Transition Society - submitted photo).

Psalm 23 told to clean up ‘infractions’ on property

Executive director Marvin Declare given until October 2023 to bring buildings up to code

The Psalm 23 Transition Society graduation ceremony in July 2020 took place in the Society’s thrift store building, one of the structures singled out by the TNRD as having been constructed without permits. (Psalm 23 Transition Society - submitted photo).
Georgia Mackenzie attended the South Cariboo Summer Festival in 2019 where she got to participate in some practice shooting with the Bighorn Archery Club. Raven Nyman photo.

Archers aim to get back on target

Bighorn Archery Club planning a 2022 comeback

Georgia Mackenzie attended the South Cariboo Summer Festival in 2019 where she got to participate in some practice shooting with the Bighorn Archery Club. Raven Nyman photo.
Peter Reichert, Jean Swann and Dayle Kaye showed their support Wednesday afternoon for people of the Ukraine. They plan to be out every day until Friday from 3-5 p.m. and are inviting others to join them. (Kelly Sinoski photo - 100 Mile Free Press).

Local residents protest for ‘peace and people of Ukraine’

‘I’m a free person in a free country and I love this country’: protester

Peter Reichert, Jean Swann and Dayle Kaye showed their support Wednesday afternoon for people of the Ukraine. They plan to be out every day until Friday from 3-5 p.m. and are inviting others to join them. (Kelly Sinoski photo - 100 Mile Free Press).
Cariboo Regional District Board. (Submitted photo)

CRD considers $56.5-million budget

Public feedback is accepted until Friday, March. 4

Cariboo Regional District Board. (Submitted photo)
100 Mile RCMP Cruiser. (File photo - 100 Mile Free Press)

Man, 35, faces charges after racking up $16,000 using stolen credit card

Stolen card was used across B.C., including 100 Mile House, Williams Lake, Smithers and Surrey

100 Mile RCMP Cruiser. (File photo - 100 Mile Free Press)
’Loki’ was one of two black bear cubs separated from their mother near Grand Forks, B.C. last year. This winter two bear cups were found starving in the South Cariboo. Photo: Northern Lights Wildlife Society

Two bear cubs recovering after being found near 100 Mile

The bears were found near Buffalo Creek and Moose Valley

’Loki’ was one of two black bear cubs separated from their mother near Grand Forks, B.C. last year. This winter two bear cups were found starving in the South Cariboo. Photo: Northern Lights Wildlife Society
100 Mile RCMP Cruiser. (File photo - 100 Mile Free Press)

100 Mile RCMP investigate mailbox break-in

Parcel-sized boxes and a few of the normal mailboxes along Mercer Road were broken into Thursday.

100 Mile RCMP Cruiser. (File photo - 100 Mile Free Press)
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70 Mile seeks Firehall funds

TNRD expected to withdraw funding for the independent department

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(Interior Health logo)

Outbreak declared at Fischer Place, Mill Site Lodge

Interior Health investigating after 32 cases identified

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Environment Canada has issued a snow squall warning for 100 Mile and the Chilcotin. (Black Press file photo)

‘Snow squall’ warning in effect for 100 Mile, Chilcotin tonight

Special weather statement for Highway 97 from Clinton to 100 Mile House

Environment Canada has issued a snow squall warning for 100 Mile and the Chilcotin. (Black Press file photo)
Some residents in Forest Grove are without landline telephone service after a logging truck knocked down a pole in the area. (File)

50 Forest Grove residents without phone service after logging truck knocks out pole

Telus hopes to fully restore service by Thursday morning

Some residents in Forest Grove are without landline telephone service after a logging truck knocked down a pole in the area. (File)
Realtors are seeing huge demand for properties in the South Cariboo as more people move to the area. (Kelly Sinoski, 100 Mile Free Press photo)

South Cariboo’s population jumped in rural areas over past five years

Census shows more people moving to rural areas in the Cariboo Regional District and TNRD

Realtors are seeing huge demand for properties in the South Cariboo as more people move to the area. (Kelly Sinoski, 100 Mile Free Press photo)