Max Winkelman

From the archives of the 100 Mile Free Press

From the archives of the 100 Mile Free Press

A look back at the past of 100 Mile House

From the archives of the 100 Mile Free Press
Bree Contracting Ltd. was awarded the sidewalk project on Cariboo Trail. (File photo)
Bree Contracting Ltd. was awarded the sidewalk project on Cariboo Trail. (File photo)
From the archives of the 100 Mile Free Press

From the archives of the 100 Mile Free Press

39 YEARS AGO (1981): Canim Lake Sawmills, a division of Weldwood of…

From the archives of the 100 Mile Free Press
Jim Williscroft checks out the cars and talks to a fellow Cruzers member in the Coach House Square parking lot shortly before starting the parade. (Max Winkelman - 100 Mile Free Press)

100 Mile Cruzers entertained seniors with parade

‘They were really tickled to see us back’

Jim Williscroft checks out the cars and talks to a fellow Cruzers member in the Coach House Square parking lot shortly before starting the parade. (Max Winkelman - 100 Mile Free Press)
The start of the Elephant Hill wildfire (marked with “X”) in relation to the entrance of the railway tunnel. (BC Wildfire image obtained through FOI)

FOI documents offer closer look at cause of Elephant Hill wildfire

Conditions were right for ignition from a cigarette

The start of the Elephant Hill wildfire (marked with “X”) in relation to the entrance of the railway tunnel. (BC Wildfire image obtained through FOI)
People watch Disney’s Aladdin from their cars on a temporary drive-in screen behind the South Cariboo Rec Centre. (Kimberly Vance-Lundsbye photo)

Drive-in cinema raised $875 for South Cariboo CMHA

‘I’m actually impressed with that amount of money’

People watch Disney’s Aladdin from their cars on a temporary drive-in screen behind the South Cariboo Rec Centre. (Kimberly Vance-Lundsbye photo)
Police watchdog investigating after 100 Mile man dies two days after being arrested

Police watchdog investigating after 100 Mile man dies two days after being arrested

The man had been released by RCMP on June 26 and taken to a shelter, where he was found dead the next day

Police watchdog investigating after 100 Mile man dies two days after being arrested
Youth at a Fraser Basin Council Youth Program kick-off event in Vancouver for the first two pilot cohorts last August. (Submitted photo)

Youth invited to apply to climate change program

Deadline to apply is July 19

Youth at a Fraser Basin Council Youth Program kick-off event in Vancouver for the first two pilot cohorts last August. (Submitted photo)
A photo submitted of developments similar to those proposed for the Heron Ridge area. (Council documents photo)

Zoning bylaws pass third reading

Public meeting was poorly attended

A photo submitted of developments similar to those proposed for the Heron Ridge area. (Council documents photo)
A huge thank you to readers and community members

A huge thank you to readers and community members

Max Winkelman is leaving the 100 Mile Free Press

A huge thank you to readers and community members
A burst of artistic energy

A burst of artistic energy

A family column for the 100 Mile Free Press

A burst of artistic energy
An RCMP officer and two cadets watch over the Cenotaph in downtown 100 Mile House on Remembrance Day in 2017. (File photo)

Legion, District disagree on where to put Cenotaph

Remembrance Day in community hall considered not safe

An RCMP officer and two cadets watch over the Cenotaph in downtown 100 Mile House on Remembrance Day in 2017. (File photo)
Some of the graffiti sprayed on the 100 Mile Community Hall. (Max Winkelman - 100 Mile Free Press)

Graffiti sprayed on 100 Mile Community Hall

‘We’re having a hard time through this COVID’

Some of the graffiti sprayed on the 100 Mile Community Hall. (Max Winkelman - 100 Mile Free Press)
The wheel that had its tire blown off due to a pothole, according to John Kite. (Max Winkelman - 100 Mile Free Press)

Highway 97 to be repaved in 100 Mile House following complaints

‘It’s been over a month now since those holes have been developing’

The wheel that had its tire blown off due to a pothole, according to John Kite. (Max Winkelman - 100 Mile Free Press)
Oliver Sayah makes a jump at the 100 Mile House track. See story on page A15. (Max Winkelman - 100 Mile Free Press)

ATV riders up to enjoy the 100 Mile House track

‘I’ve got a little hole in my tire from a rock but the track’s in great shape’

Oliver Sayah makes a jump at the 100 Mile House track. See story on page A15. (Max Winkelman - 100 Mile Free Press)
Murray Casey, Elsie Urquhart and Rob Diether outside the Stemete7uw’i Friendship Centre. (Max Winkelman - 100 Mile Free Press)

Stemete7uw’i Friendship Centre in need of help

‘At present we do not have the funds to operate for more than a couple of months’

Murray Casey, Elsie Urquhart and Rob Diether outside the Stemete7uw’i Friendship Centre. (Max Winkelman - 100 Mile Free Press)
From the archives of the 100 Mile Free Press

From the archives of the 100 Mile Free Press

40 YEARS AGO (1980): Local sawmill operators commented that the lumber export…

From the archives of the 100 Mile Free Press
A wagon train on the Cariboo Road near Lac la Hache in 1913. (Harlan Ingersoll Smith photo - Canadian Museum of History, 24023)

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Come grab your free issue of this local historical publication

A wagon train on the Cariboo Road near Lac la Hache in 1913. (Harlan Ingersoll Smith photo - Canadian Museum of History, 24023)
Rain a concern beyond commuting

Rain a concern beyond commuting

The weekly editorial for the 100 Mile Free Press

Rain a concern beyond commuting
A fox and deer seeming playing together. (Jackie Tate video screenshot)

VIDEO: Deer and fox appear to play in Sheridan Lake back yard

‘It’s not every day you get to see animals seeming to actually just be playing with one another’

A fox and deer seeming playing together. (Jackie Tate video screenshot)