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Werner Heine, president of the 100 Mile House and District Soccer Association loves everything about soccer. (Lauren Keller photo - 100 Mile Free Press)

‘It’s what I love’: soccer coach lives for the game

Werner Heine involved in the sport for most of his life

Werner Heine, president of the 100 Mile House and District Soccer Association loves everything about soccer. (Lauren Keller photo - 100 Mile Free Press)
Stanley Fraser walks along Highway 97 on his way into 100 Mile House as part of his Walk and Talk Campaign. Fraser intends to walk all the way to Winnipeg to raise awareness about mental health. (Patrick Davies photo - 100 Mile Free Press)

Man walking for mental health passes through 100 Mile House

Stanley Fraser heading from Bella Coola to Winnipeg on foot

Stanley Fraser walks along Highway 97 on his way into 100 Mile House as part of his Walk and Talk Campaign. Fraser intends to walk all the way to Winnipeg to raise awareness about mental health. (Patrick Davies photo - 100 Mile Free Press)
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Weslie Martens takes a large leap in standing broad jump. (Lauren Keller photo - 100 Mile Free Press)

Mile 108 elementary students run, jump, throw

Students competed to qualify in local track meet

Weslie Martens takes a large leap in standing broad jump. (Lauren Keller photo - 100 Mile Free Press)
Dairy Queen managers Varinder Singh left, and his wife Shannon Aietan said it’s more difficult to find workers since the pandemic started. (Lauren Keller photo - 100 Mile Free Press)

Local businesses struggle to find workers

More than 100 jobs still available at 100 Mile House WorkBC Centre

Dairy Queen managers Varinder Singh left, and his wife Shannon Aietan said it’s more difficult to find workers since the pandemic started. (Lauren Keller photo - 100 Mile Free Press)
Student mentors and mentees from the Big Brothers Big Sisters program attend a wrap-up pizza party at the 100 Mile Community Place Gardens. (Lauren Keller photo - 100 Mile Free Press)

Mentorship program wraps up for year

Big Brothers Big Sisters matches up students in elementary and high school

Student mentors and mentees from the Big Brothers Big Sisters program attend a wrap-up pizza party at the 100 Mile Community Place Gardens. (Lauren Keller photo - 100 Mile Free Press)
Bruce Madu left and his wife Sandy Madu travelled to Kamloops last Sunday to attend the event. (Kelly Sinoski photo - 100 Mile Free Press)

Queen’s Jubilee pins awarded to volunteers

Nine South Cariboo residents were recognized Sunday

Bruce Madu left and his wife Sandy Madu travelled to Kamloops last Sunday to attend the event. (Kelly Sinoski photo - 100 Mile Free Press)
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
Wildfire crews drop retardant on a fire near Canim Lake. (Robert Brunet photo - submitted).

FireSmart pilot slated for South Canim Lake

Program would be first in Cariboo Regional District

Wildfire crews drop retardant on a fire near Canim Lake. (Robert Brunet photo - submitted).
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ARCHIVES: Mill Site Cottage officially opens in 1982

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Terri Kovalcik has released her seventh book in the “Junior Hunters at Large” series. (Lauren Keller photo - 100 Mile Free Press)

Author creates hunting and fishing series

Terri Kovalcik plans to make her series 20 books long after recently publishing book seven

Terri Kovalcik has released her seventh book in the “Junior Hunters at Large” series. (Lauren Keller photo - 100 Mile Free Press)
Jill McArthur shows off her rendition of Bobbie Crane’s “My Heart Twee! for You” painting. (Lauren Keller photo - 100 Mile Free Press)

Hospice offers brush with art

Hospice awareness month wrapped up in 100 Mile House last week

Jill McArthur shows off her rendition of Bobbie Crane’s “My Heart Twee! for You” painting. (Lauren Keller photo - 100 Mile Free Press)
Tara Lynn Leclair poses with her kids Jaxson and Juliette as they prepare to walk their dog Maverick during the Big Gay Dog Walk. (Lauren Keller photo - 100 Mile Free Press)

Hundreds attend inaugural Pride in the Park

100 Mile House’s LGBTQTS+ community came together in Centennial Park

Tara Lynn Leclair poses with her kids Jaxson and Juliette as they prepare to walk their dog Maverick during the Big Gay Dog Walk. (Lauren Keller photo - 100 Mile Free Press)
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The Peter Skene Odgen Justice Club stands in front of their bulletin board. (Lauren Keller photo - 100 Mile Free Press)

Justice Club learns about conservation efforts

Students taking part in “Exploring Conservation” run by National Geographic

The Peter Skene Odgen Justice Club stands in front of their bulletin board. (Lauren Keller photo - 100 Mile Free Press)
Students from 100 Mile House Elementary began the show with a student-led drum opening led by Micki Sawyer-Ned. (Lauren Keller photo - 100 Mile Free Press)

Students share Indigenous art at Parkside Gallery

The show features artwork from every class at 100 Mile Elementary School

Students from 100 Mile House Elementary began the show with a student-led drum opening led by Micki Sawyer-Ned. (Lauren Keller photo - 100 Mile Free Press)
Jeffrey Roch left, James Rusaw enjoy the wagon ride around the Ritchie’s farm. (Lauren Keller photo - 100 Mile Free Press)

Mile 108 students take a ride on the farm

Students learn about farm animals and how to feed them

Jeffrey Roch left, James Rusaw enjoy the wagon ride around the Ritchie’s farm. (Lauren Keller photo - 100 Mile Free Press)
The Pride month rainbow flag flies on the Saanich municipal hall flagpole, after being raised on June 1. (Don Descoteau/News Staff)

First Pride in the Park comes to 100 Mile House

Event looks to connect 100 Mile queer community together

The Pride month rainbow flag flies on the Saanich municipal hall flagpole, after being raised on June 1. (Don Descoteau/News Staff)
Elias, left, and Kodi Nelson make 1 Match Boxes with their dad. (Lauren Keller photo - 100 Mile Free Press)

Family sells matchboxes in ‘fire for water’ project

Money being raised to build wells in Hati

Elias, left, and Kodi Nelson make 1 Match Boxes with their dad. (Lauren Keller photo - 100 Mile Free Press)