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Power outage at Bridge Lake.

Power outage south of Bridge Lake impacts 85 customers

The outage has been caused by a fallen tree

Power outage at Bridge Lake.
100 Mile’s Ann-Marie Fleming, left, and Vancouver filmmaker Ann Marie Fleming have teamed up to create a new short film Old Dog, highlighting the similarities of caring for humans and pets. (Photo submitted)

Mistaken identity leads to unlikely alliance, creation of short film

Film highlights similarities between a man and his dog

100 Mile’s Ann-Marie Fleming, left, and Vancouver filmmaker Ann Marie Fleming have teamed up to create a new short film Old Dog, highlighting the similarities of caring for humans and pets. (Photo submitted)
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Cathy McLeod busy helping people navigate the various services and programs that have been put in place or disrupted since the March lockdown. (File submitted).

Rapid testing essential to public health, economy

McLeod questions federal government’s gathering of information for COVID-19 quarantine zones.

Cathy McLeod busy helping people navigate the various services and programs that have been put in place or disrupted since the March lockdown. (File submitted).
Patrick Davies

Entertainment offers ‘silver lining’ to chaos

We will not be talking about politics this week, I think. I…

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100 Mile Conservation officer Joel Kline gingerly holds an injured but very much alive bald eagle after extracting him from a motorist’s minivan. (Photo submitted)

Motorist rescues bald eagle from the side of Highway 97

The driver of the minivan believed the bird to be dead and not unconscious as it turned out to be

100 Mile Conservation officer Joel Kline gingerly holds an injured but very much alive bald eagle after extracting him from a motorist’s minivan. (Photo submitted)
Kaiden Davidson (centre) smiles as he uses a fire hose with the help of his dad Dustin Davidson and Forest Grove firefighter Andrew Grey. (Patrick Davies photo - 100 Mile Free Press)

Fun and fire safety at Forest Grove

Fire safety took centre stage at the Forest Grove Volunteer Fire Department’s open house Saturday.

Kaiden Davidson (centre) smiles as he uses a fire hose with the help of his dad Dustin Davidson and Forest Grove firefighter Andrew Grey. (Patrick Davies photo - 100 Mile Free Press)
Lucille Paul (from left) inspired her mother Audrey Daniels to take to the ice and play hockey with her and her sister Jade Paul. (Patrick Davies photo - 100 Mile Free Press)

Mother and her daughters bond on the ice

Audrey Daniels plays hockey with daughters Lucille Paul, 23, and Jade Paul.

Lucille Paul (from left) inspired her mother Audrey Daniels to take to the ice and play hockey with her and her sister Jade Paul. (Patrick Davies photo - 100 Mile Free Press)
School District 27 Supt. Chris van der Mark. (Monica Lamb-Yorski photo - Williams Lake Tribune)

COVID-19 takes bite out of SD27 enrolment

Fewer students at schools, but homeschooling up

School District 27 Supt. Chris van der Mark. (Monica Lamb-Yorski photo - Williams Lake Tribune)
Siblings Ash Patterson and Kaimarra Patterson (left) take to the skies with Ursula Hart on Oct. 1. (Photo submitted)

Youth take to the skies with 100 Mile Flying Club

The grand Junior Kids Fly Day was grounded, but students still got a chance to get up in the air.

Siblings Ash Patterson and Kaimarra Patterson (left) take to the skies with Ursula Hart on Oct. 1. (Photo submitted)
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Ranchers furious with ‘senseless shootings’

40 YEARS AGO: Ranchers in the 100 Mile House area were furious…

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Realtors are seeing huge demand for properties in the South Cariboo (Kelly Sinoski, 100 Mile Free Press photo)

South Cariboo real estate still in hot demand

The South Cariboo has slim pickings left in terms of real estate.

Realtors are seeing huge demand for properties in the South Cariboo (Kelly Sinoski, 100 Mile Free Press photo)
RCMP. (Phil McLachlan - Black Press Media)

Prohibited driver from Surrey apprehended after getting stuck in shallow swamp

The suspect went on to assault several officers during booking inflicting minor injuries

RCMP. (Phil McLachlan - Black Press Media)
(Patrick Davies photo - 100 Mile Free Press)

Curlers back on ice in record numbers

More than 100 members will take to the ice this year - up slightly from 2019 despite COVID-19.

(Patrick Davies photo - 100 Mile Free Press)
Rowan and Archer Hermiston, of 108 Mile Ranch, make lanterns and pumpkin in ahead of this year’s Halloween celebrations. (Kelly Sinoski photo, 100 Mile Free Press).

Trick-or-treating to go ahead in 100 Mile this Halloween

Halloween celebrations will go ahead in parts of the South Cariboo this year

Rowan and Archer Hermiston, of 108 Mile Ranch, make lanterns and pumpkin in ahead of this year’s Halloween celebrations. (Kelly Sinoski photo, 100 Mile Free Press).
The 100 Mile RCMP is seeking help in identifying this woman involved in using counterfeit US currency. (Photo submitted)

New case of counterfeit money use at 100 Mile Freschco

The Tim Hortons incident has been resolved and the owner repaid in full

The 100 Mile RCMP is seeking help in identifying this woman involved in using counterfeit US currency. (Photo submitted)
RCMP are looking for information on the identity of this man who used counterfeit US money at Tim Hortons twice on Sunday, Oct. 11. (Photo submitted)

100 Mile RCMP investigating the use of counterfeit money at Tim Hortons

An unknown man dressed in a red jacket and black ball cap used two fraudulent US $50 bills

RCMP are looking for information on the identity of this man who used counterfeit US money at Tim Hortons twice on Sunday, Oct. 11. (Photo submitted)

Multiple minor power outages throughout South Cariboo

Crews are working to restore power to just under 500 customers

Be bear aware as hibernation approaches

Don’t leave attractants out for bear aware

Act of creation ‘spiritual and liberating’

Barbra McClusky is displaying her art solo for the first time