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The Age-Friendly Society of the South Cariboo organizes frequent activities and information sessions for local residents. The next information session will be held on Jan. 30 at the Creekside Seniors Centre from 1:30 p.m. to 3:30 p.m. (File photo)

Age-Friendly presentation aiming to make pain-management a little easier

‘Having more tools to be able to cope with that pain is very helpful for people of all ages’

The Age-Friendly Society of the South Cariboo organizes frequent activities and information sessions for local residents. The next information session will be held on Jan. 30 at the Creekside Seniors Centre from 1:30 p.m. to 3:30 p.m. (File photo)
Mitchell Wilden, Kurt Wandler and Curtis Green celebrate winning the PSO Grad vs. Teachers game in 2018. (Brendan Kyle Jure - 100 Mile Free Press)
Mitchell Wilden, Kurt Wandler and Curtis Green celebrate winning the PSO Grad vs. Teachers game in 2018. (Brendan Kyle Jure - 100 Mile Free Press)
Lori Fry will be hiking up Mount Kilimanjaro in Africa with Team Limitless, a group of visually disabled or impaired individuals dedicated to inspiring hope in those living with challenges. (Millar Hill - 100 Mile Free Press)

Local residents looking to climb Mount Kilimanjaro apply for Holman Prize

‘We are going to do our best to get ourselves to that mountain and get up it, the best we can.’

Lori Fry will be hiking up Mount Kilimanjaro in Africa with Team Limitless, a group of visually disabled or impaired individuals dedicated to inspiring hope in those living with challenges. (Millar Hill - 100 Mile Free Press)
100 Mile Fire and Rescue assesses a single-vehicle rollover on Horse Lake Road on Jan. 21. (Millar Hill - 100 Mile Free Press)

Slippery road conditions lead to single-vehicle rollover on Horse Lake Road

Fire Chief Roger Hollander says the area should be cleaned up in approximately 20 minutes.

100 Mile Fire and Rescue assesses a single-vehicle rollover on Horse Lake Road on Jan. 21. (Millar Hill - 100 Mile Free Press)
More than 40 residents are experiencing power outages near the Canim Lake area. (BC Hydro photo)

Power outage affecting more than 40 residents near the Canim Lake area.

Crews are on-site working to restore the power

More than 40 residents are experiencing power outages near the Canim Lake area. (BC Hydro photo)
From the archives of the 100 Mile Free Press

From the archives of the 100 Mile Free Press

30 YEARS AGO (1990): A concern for the environment drove a few…

From the archives of the 100 Mile Free Press
Grade 12 student Maya Geerts. (Millar Hill - 100 Mile Free Press)

Community Spirit: Going above and beyond academic expectations

Some students love going to school, some go, well, because they have…

Grade 12 student Maya Geerts. (Millar Hill - 100 Mile Free Press)
100 Mile House B.C. Emergency Health Services. (File photo)
100 Mile House B.C. Emergency Health Services. (File photo)
Emma and Grace Yang perform Colors of the Windsor by A. Menken at the 100 Mile Festival of the Arts Showcase and Awards Evening on April 13, 2019. (File photo)
Emma and Grace Yang perform Colors of the Windsor by A. Menken at the 100 Mile Festival of the Arts Showcase and Awards Evening on April 13, 2019. (File photo)
Dawson Road Maintenance snowplow. (Submitted photo)

Dawson Road Maintenance aiming to use less salt on South Cariboo roads

Salt usage has increased over a 10-year period

Dawson Road Maintenance snowplow. (Submitted photo)
100 Mile Fire and Rescue crew works on unlocking a vehicle with a child stuck inside outside of Donex. (Millar Hill - 100 Mile Free Press)

100 Mile Fire and Rescue extract child from locked car

The 100 Mile Fire and Rescue responded to a call for a…

100 Mile Fire and Rescue crew works on unlocking a vehicle with a child stuck inside outside of Donex. (Millar Hill - 100 Mile Free Press)
100 Mile House municipal council has voted to approve two cannabis retail store applications. (Photo from Unsplash)

100 Mile House council approves two retail cannabis stores

‘This will make for healthy competition between the two businesses’

100 Mile House municipal council has voted to approve two cannabis retail store applications. (Photo from Unsplash)
What do you enjoy doing during the winter months?

What do you enjoy doing during the winter months?

Celine Desaulniers 100 Mile House “I like to do volunteer work.” Frankie…

What do you enjoy doing during the winter months?
From the Free Press Archives

From the Free Press Archives

25 YEARS AGO (1995): The Cariboo Clean Air Committee was calling for…

From the Free Press Archives
From the Cariboo to Windsor

From the Cariboo to Windsor

I escaped the Cariboo for what I would call a rather tropical…

From the Cariboo to Windsor
Stolen vehicle recovered by 100 Mile House RCMP

Stolen vehicle recovered by 100 Mile House RCMP

One of the vehicle plates - LH9225 - is still outstanding and considered stolen

Stolen vehicle recovered by 100 Mile House RCMP
Parkside Art Gallery (File photo)

Parkside Art Gallery seeking submissions for first 2020 exhibit

‘We want this to be a lively and fun first showcase’

Parkside Art Gallery (File photo)
Work truck stolen from Lac la Hache business in overnight break and enter

Work truck stolen from Lac la Hache business in overnight break and enter

The licence plates on the vehicle, BC marker LH9225, were also stolen.

Work truck stolen from Lac la Hache business in overnight break and enter
BC Hydro is currently on the scene restoring power after a commercial vehicle hit a utility pole outside of Lordco and 7-11 in 100 Mile House. (Millar Hill - 100 Mile Free Press)
BC Hydro is currently on the scene restoring power after a commercial vehicle hit a utility pole outside of Lordco and 7-11 in 100 Mile House. (Millar Hill - 100 Mile Free Press)
Gordon Davis shovels his driveway after an early morning snowfall on Jan. 7. (Millar Hill - 100 Mile Free Press)

Another 2 to 4 cm of snow expected for South Cariboo residents

‘It gets you outside and it’s a good exercise’

Gordon Davis shovels his driveway after an early morning snowfall on Jan. 7. (Millar Hill - 100 Mile Free Press)