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

Canfor shareholders reject Pattison’s takeover offer

Lumber company says offer had just 45% support from minority shareholders

‘Life goes on’: forestry professional strategizing to keep Clinton’s Community Forest profitable

‘The wood will still go to whoever is going to pay the most for it, essentially’

Employee relocation efforts still in the works as Chasm Sawmill approaches September shutdown

West Fraser ‘trying to retain everybody that’s willing to transfer to another division’

Family Farm Collective will launch inside 100 Mile Crafter’s Market

A past president of the South Cariboo Farmers Market is launching the year-round, indoor market

Surf on Cariboo turf: Canim Lake Band moves forward with fish farm plans

The band will do field investigations for a land-based, closed-containment fish farm this summer

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The perils of indulging teen wish lists
New rules on air-passengers' rights set to land
Web inventor releasing internet rule book

Don’t stop the presses: Report finds Canadian newspaper readership at all-time high

88% of Canadians read newspapers every week, highest since first Newspapers 24/7 Report in 2012

Cariboo communities see slight increase or decrease in 2019 real estate sales

BC Northern Real Estate Board released its quarterly report for 2019

New showcasing up on display at 100 Mile House Business Centre

Featuring artwork from Artists’ Guild member Katalin Kovacs

Did you play or experience any pranks this April Fools?

Rhonda Toll 100 Mile House “I didn’t do April Fools this year.…

Swap, sell and get guidance on gardening in 100 Mile House

Getting ready to plant your vegetable garden? The community is invited to…

Annual Indoor 3D Archery Shoot attracts shooters province-wide

Competition saw over 100 participants this past weekend

BC Ferries’ president on LNG and northern routes

CEO Mark Collins to speak with Prince Rupert’s business community

Coastal GasLink pauses work over trap line dispute

Unist’ot’en dispute claims traps were set after injunction gives pipeline workers access.

  • Jan 25, 2019

How two German women broke into the South Cariboo organic foods industry

WildCraft’s organic mustards can be found in over 40 stores

Tom Harris memorial fundraiser supports kids camps

Tom Harris Legacy Fund sends over 200 underpriviledged local kids to camp this summer.

Taggart and Killeen depart CTV News Vancouver

Co-anchors exit news outlet amid ‘major refresh’ at station

Northern B.C. rail service is unreliable and inadequate, trade minister says

Bruce Ralston pushes federal minister of transport to ensure reliable supply of rail cars

$20,000 of funding up for grabs for facade improvement in the Cariboo

Businesses can apply to beautify commercial properties

Business Walk summary surprises mayor

Mitch Campsall points to positivity, shopping locally to maintain community