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Elias Moore (left) is organizing Peter Skene Ogden Secondary School’s Haunted House with Cam Scott, Gwen Scott, Megan Holyk and Kylee Ilnicki. (Patrick Davies photo - 100 Mile Free Press)

Haunted House returns to PSO this fall

Children and families are invited to attend this Saturday

Elias Moore (left) is organizing Peter Skene Ogden Secondary School’s Haunted House with Cam Scott, Gwen Scott, Megan Holyk and Kylee Ilnicki. (Patrick Davies photo - 100 Mile Free Press)
The 100 Mile and District Stamp Club includes Alan MacNaughton (left), Glenna Metchette, Georgia Johnson and George Wilby among their ranks. (Patrick Davies photo - 100 Mile Free Press)

Stamp Club collecting little pieces of history

The value of a stamp is determined as much by its story as its rarity

The 100 Mile and District Stamp Club includes Alan MacNaughton (left), Glenna Metchette, Georgia Johnson and George Wilby among their ranks. (Patrick Davies photo - 100 Mile Free Press)
Mrs Claus and Santa Claus ride on the back of their own float at the tail end of the 100 Mile House Santa Claus Parade. (Patrick Davies photo - 100 Mile Free Press)

Registration open for Santa Claus Parade

This year’s theme is for floats is superheroes

Mrs Claus and Santa Claus ride on the back of their own float at the tail end of the 100 Mile House Santa Claus Parade. (Patrick Davies photo - 100 Mile Free Press)
Karen Smith (left) rehearses for the Emperor’s New Clothes alongside Glen Tanner and Neil Vanderhorst last Saturday. (Patrick Davies photo - 100 Mile Free Press)

Rehearsals for new pantomime in full swing

The Emperor’s New Clothes premieres in December

Karen Smith (left) rehearses for the Emperor’s New Clothes alongside Glen Tanner and Neil Vanderhorst last Saturday. (Patrick Davies photo - 100 Mile Free Press)
Clinton’s electrical vehicle charging station was upgraded with a second unit by B.C. Hydro this week. (Susan Swan photo)

Clinton charging station expanded

A second charging port has been added for electric vehicles in Clinton

Clinton’s electrical vehicle charging station was upgraded with a second unit by B.C. Hydro this week. (Susan Swan photo)
Trent Thiessen bails off his bike while attempting a jump at the Slope Line Bike park during the Fall T-10 Bike Jam. (Patrick Davies photo - 100 Mile Free Press)

Riders catch air at the Fall T-10 Bike Jam

The Slope Line Bike park attracted around 30 different riders

Trent Thiessen bails off his bike while attempting a jump at the Slope Line Bike park during the Fall T-10 Bike Jam. (Patrick Davies photo - 100 Mile Free Press)
Adam Anil Faruk. (Photo submitted)

UPDATE: 100 Mile RCMP locate missing man

Adam Anil Faruk has been located in Williams Lake

Adam Anil Faruk. (Photo submitted)
Chloe Friesen and Jaidyn Lange share a laugh as they take to the skies for the first time together. (Patrick Davies photo - 100 Mile Free Press)

Youth soar high above the South Cariboo

Clear and sunny skies for the 10th annual Junior Aviator Day

Chloe Friesen and Jaidyn Lange share a laugh as they take to the skies for the first time together. (Patrick Davies photo - 100 Mile Free Press)
District of 100 Mile House Councillors Ralph Fossum (left), Maureen Pinkney and Dave Mingo presented outgoing Mayor Mitch Campsall (third from left) with three awards recognizing his years of public service. (Photo submitted)

Campsall honoured for 25 years of public service

The former mayor received three awards recognizing his time as councillor and mayor

District of 100 Mile House Councillors Ralph Fossum (left), Maureen Pinkney and Dave Mingo presented outgoing Mayor Mitch Campsall (third from left) with three awards recognizing his years of public service. (Photo submitted)
100 Mile House Wrangler Nathan Bohmer checks Revelstoke Grizzly Carson Reinson to the ice during Friday night’s game. (Patrick Davies photo - 100 Mile Free Press)

Wranglers win one, lose one against Grizzlies

The 100 Mile House Wranglers are still finding their rhythm

100 Mile House Wrangler Nathan Bohmer checks Revelstoke Grizzly Carson Reinson to the ice during Friday night’s game. (Patrick Davies photo - 100 Mile Free Press)
Ranch Musings columnist David Zirnhelt. (File photo)

ZIRNHELT: We have lived through the best of times…

David Zirnhelt’s column to the Free Press

Ranch Musings columnist David Zirnhelt. (File photo)
Cariboo Chilcotin MLA Lorne Doerkson is cautiously optimistic about the findings of the B.C. Electoral Boundaries Commission which could see his riding grow to include Clearwater and Barriere. (Patrick Davies photo - 100 Mile Free Press)

B.C. Electoral Boundaries Commission recommends expansion of local riding

The Cariboo-Chilcotin Riding may grow next election with the inclusion of Clearwater and Barriere

Cariboo Chilcotin MLA Lorne Doerkson is cautiously optimistic about the findings of the B.C. Electoral Boundaries Commission which could see his riding grow to include Clearwater and Barriere. (Patrick Davies photo - 100 Mile Free Press)
David Liang of People Power Farm had plenty of onions for the last South Cariboo Farmers Market of the season. (Patrick Davies photos - 100 Mile Free Press)

Farmers Market ends on a high note

The market attracted around 24 different vendors by the end of the season

David Liang of People Power Farm had plenty of onions for the last South Cariboo Farmers Market of the season. (Patrick Davies photos - 100 Mile Free Press)
Alan McAninch rides atop a horse in the South Cariboo in the late 50s. (Photo submitted)

“At 100 I’ve been there and done that and plan to do more”

Bridge Lake resident Alan McAninch, celebrated hundredth birthday last month with friends and family

Alan McAninch rides atop a horse in the South Cariboo in the late 50s. (Photo submitted)
The 100 Mile Elementary Newspaper Club published its first edition this week. (Patrick Davies photo - 100 Mile Free Press)

100 Mile Elementary Newspaper Club published their first paper last week

The paper has been a learning experience for everyone involved

The 100 Mile Elementary Newspaper Club published its first edition this week. (Patrick Davies photo - 100 Mile Free Press)
The District of 100 Mile House received four blooms from Communities in Bloom this year as well as the plant and floral arrangement award. Councillor Maureen Pinkney (far right) attributes this to the hard work of the District’s staff including Cole Abrams (left), Todd Conway, Brad Bissat, Barry Todd, Johnny Parker and Paul Donnelly. (Patrick Davies photo - 100 Mile Free Press)

District wins B.C. Communities In Bloom plant and floral arrangement award

Judges impressed by all the hard work and ingenuity of the district’s groundskeeping staff

The District of 100 Mile House received four blooms from Communities in Bloom this year as well as the plant and floral arrangement award. Councillor Maureen Pinkney (far right) attributes this to the hard work of the District’s staff including Cole Abrams (left), Todd Conway, Brad Bissat, Barry Todd, Johnny Parker and Paul Donnelly. (Patrick Davies photo - 100 Mile Free Press)
The Borziks, made up of Mariia, Ihor and their children Alisa, 7, and Hordii, 2, are a family from Ukraine currently living in Latvia who wish to emigrate to Canada. (Photo submitted)

Fundraiser started for Ukrainian family

Janet Derepentigny hopes South Cariboo residents will help the family of four emigrate

The Borziks, made up of Mariia, Ihor and their children Alisa, 7, and Hordii, 2, are a family from Ukraine currently living in Latvia who wish to emigrate to Canada. (Photo submitted)
Tricia Thorpe is the new director for TNRD Area I. (Photo credit: Submitted)

Blue Sky Country elects new director for TNRD

The results of the 2022 B.C. municipal elections

Tricia Thorpe is the new director for TNRD Area I. (Photo credit: Submitted)
James Miske casts his ballot during 100 Mile House’s 2022 municipal election. (Patrick Davies photo - 100 Mile Free Press)

100 Mile House elects two new councillors

The results of the 2022 municipal elections in 100 Mile House

James Miske casts his ballot during 100 Mile House’s 2022 municipal election. (Patrick Davies photo - 100 Mile Free Press)
100 Mile Fire Rescue deputy chief Dave Bissat and chief Roger Hollander are encouraging the community to have fire escape plans in place for their homes. (Patrick Davies photo - 100 Mile Free Press)

Homes need at least two possible escape routes

Having an escape plan in place a critical part of fire safety

100 Mile Fire Rescue deputy chief Dave Bissat and chief Roger Hollander are encouraging the community to have fire escape plans in place for their homes. (Patrick Davies photo - 100 Mile Free Press)