Editorials

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No judgment

The 100 Mile House RCMP made two arrests last week. One was…

  • Apr 18, 2021
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Reward yourself with takeout

If there’s one thing COVID-19 has taught us, it’s to really value…

  • Apr 11, 2021
Kelly Sinoski (Patrick Davies, 100 Mile Free Press photo)

Small-town spirit bright despite pandemic

This town never ceases to amaze me. It seems like whenever someone…

March 8 is International Women's Day. (Stock photo)

Celebrate women

International Women’s Day March 8

  • Mar 8, 2021
March 8 is International Women's Day. (Stock photo)
Kelly Sinoski (Patrick Davies, 100 Mile Free Press photo)

Let’s talk about Dr. Seuss

Books and history help us to prevent the same mistakes

Kelly Sinoski (Patrick Davies, 100 Mile Free Press photo)
Dan Baxter, interim CEO and director of Policy at the B.C. Chamber of Commerce, on behalf of the BC Chamber Network
Dan Baxter, interim CEO and director of Policy at the B.C. Chamber of Commerce, on behalf of the BC Chamber Network
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Pink power in anti-bullying day

Pink was once seen as a power colour. Considered a diminutive of…

  • Feb 20, 2021
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Starlink is getting big uptake in South Cariboo.

Staying connected

Internet should be available and affordable to all.

  • Feb 15, 2021
Starlink is getting big uptake in South Cariboo.
Kelly Sinoski (Patrick Davies, 100 Mile Free Press photo)

Forget social media, write a letter to the editor

The other day I found a cache of old newspapers and photos…

Kelly Sinoski (Patrick Davies, 100 Mile Free Press photo)
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Preserving history

When living through history, one often reflects on what has come before this moment.

  • Feb 4, 2021
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The South Cariboo Health Foundation’s annual Starry Nights fundraiser runs until Sunday, Jan. 31. Participants are welcome to drive-by and see the lights at 100 Mile District General Hospital or make a donation towards two new “deluxe” palliative care rooms in the hospital’s acute care ward. (Kelly Sinoski photo, 100 Mile Free Press)

Community digs deep

The annual Starry Nights campaign wrapped up this week with a record-setting $80,000 in donations.

  • Jan 30, 2021
The South Cariboo Health Foundation’s annual Starry Nights fundraiser runs until Sunday, Jan. 31. Participants are welcome to drive-by and see the lights at 100 Mile District General Hospital or make a donation towards two new “deluxe” palliative care rooms in the hospital’s acute care ward. (Kelly Sinoski photo, 100 Mile Free Press)
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Look at the bright side

Plans for the Hot July Nights Car Show are inching forward. The…

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Politicians should lead by example

The toll keeps rising among the number of Canadian politicians who took Christmas vacations.

  • Jan 7, 2021
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Happy New Year

A new year is dawning. As we look back to the year…

  • Dec 31, 2020
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Baked goods at Clinton's first outdoor Christmas market at Hunnies Mercantile on Dec. 13. (Kelly Sinoski photo - 100 Mile Free Press).

One size does not fit all at farmers’ markets

It’s a weird world we’re living in. The latest restrictions from Dr.…

  • Dec 19, 2020
Baked goods at Clinton's first outdoor Christmas market at Hunnies Mercantile on Dec. 13. (Kelly Sinoski photo - 100 Mile Free Press).
Brantley Walsh takes advantage of the snow. (Submitted photo - Lac La Hache Elementary)

Barbara Hansen: Break-ins, vandals in Lac La Hache

News from Lac La Hache

  • Dec 6, 2020
Brantley Walsh takes advantage of the snow. (Submitted photo - Lac La Hache Elementary)
Kelly Sinoski (Patrick Davies, 100 Mile Free Press photo)

A bright side in these dark times

Times are changing in our little town. Everywhere you go, people are…

Kelly Sinoski (Patrick Davies, 100 Mile Free Press photo)
Masks are mandatory inside public spaces.

Test the theory: wear a mask

We have five weeks until Christmas, so there is still time. Let’s pull together to get make it work.

  • Nov 25, 2020
Masks are mandatory inside public spaces.
Marianne Van Osch (Patrick Davies, 100 Mile Free Press photo)

Marg Huber puts a ‘pinch of love’ into preserves

Marg has an old-fashioned, roomy cellar. The shelves are packed with colourful rows of jars.

  • Nov 1, 2020
Marianne Van Osch (Patrick Davies, 100 Mile Free Press photo)
Don’t forget to vote. The election will take place on Saturday, Oct. 24, 2020. (Katya Slepian/Black Press Media)

Don’t forget to vote

Research candidates and cast a ballot Oct. 24

  • Oct 15, 2020
Don’t forget to vote. The election will take place on Saturday, Oct. 24, 2020. (Katya Slepian/Black Press Media)