September is Community Foundations Month in B.C.

Initiative aims to educate people about what community foundations do

From the archives of the 100 Mile Free Press

33 YEARS AGO (1986): The 108 airstrip would soon have a runway…

South Cariboo woman organizing women’s conference in Sun Peaks

‘I want women to walk away feeling like they can take on anything in their life’

'No more papier mache dog:' Mac the Moose gets his bigger rack
Shelter Point Distillery
Shelter Point Distillery
Scheer flips flapjacks, appeals for votes on Calgary Stampede circuit

South Cariboo poultry swap hopes to become an annual event

The Cariboo Central Interior Poultry Producers Association held its first Poultry Swap on Sept. 15

100 Mile’s Staff Sgt. Svend Nielsen is leading the Tour de North

Nielsen is providing support to those riding in the tour

Green Lake VFD members complete Emergency Vehicle Operations

Ken Alexander’s regular correspondence for the Green Lake area

  • Sep 19, 2019

Lac la Hache Elementary has 32 students

Barbara Hansen’s regular correspondence for the Lac la Hache area

  • Sep 19, 2019

Fire at Corral Restaurant in results in mostly smoke and water damage

Vic Popiel’s regular correspondence for the 70 Mile area

  • Sep 19, 2019

Deka Lake LA family bingo over until December

Diana Forster’s regular correspondence for the Deka Lake area

  • Sep 19, 2019

Over $3,500 raised during Terry Fox Run in 100 Mile House

88 people participated in the Terry fox Run this year

Three local schools see registration numbers drop for 2019-2020 school year

Despite some local schools experiencing a registration drop, others saw their student body increase

From the archives of the 100 Mile Free Press

35 years ago (1984): Incumbent Progressive Conservative candidate Lorne Greenaway was swept…

Treasure in Lone Butte: woman discovers time capsule while metal-detecting

A White Rock woman is eager to complete a South Cariboo treasure hunt from 2002

B.C. conservation officers: Don’t leave food out ahead of bears’ foraging season

Officers will be conducting ‘attractant audits’ and ticketing violators of the B.C. Wildlife Act

Walking together for a cause: Parkinson SuperWalk sets record participation

More than 50 people attended the walk this year and raised over $2,000 for the cause

Interlakes VFD Society directors remain in office

Diana Forster’s regular correspondence for the Interlakes area

  • Sep 12, 2019

Removal and chipping service offered to residents

Raven Nyman’s regular correspondence for the Clinton area

From the Free Press archives

33 years ago (1986): Chairman of the village’s Economic Development Committee (EDC)…

What was the best part of your summer?

Kris Peters Burns Lake “Going to visit family in Pemberton.” Jennifer Hanson…