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Community events in small towns happen thanks to volunteer spirit

‘We both had the sense there was magic here and I still think so’

‘Probably the biggest mule deer project to ever occur in this province’

Mule deer research underway in Bonaparte Plateau, Boundary Region and West Okanagan

A fox and a deer seemingly playing
South Cariboo man rescues cat from tree
South Cariboo man rescues cat from tree
Man catches bald eagle from water in Kootenay lake

RV habitation once again a discussion topic for TNRD

“I don’t imagine for a moment that we’ve heard the last of the RV issue”

Province approves funding for accessible South Cariboo trails

SCJC voted to provide $30,000 in matching funding

Cariboo Chilcotin needs 1,835 new workers over the next five years, says study

A lack of housing and childcare are major obstacles to prospective residents

  • May 21, 2020

RCMP looking for info on former occupants of a squatter camp at the base of the old ski hill

The area was left in disarray with garbage scattered across the ground

RCMP seeking information on airport hanger break and enter

An unknown man in hoody was caught on camera stealing equipment Wednesday morning

Man brought up on three charges after holding tow truck driver at knifepoint in Lac la Hache

The suspect produced a knife and held the driver against his will for upwards of 45 minutes

  • May 20, 2020

100 Mile coucil votes for 0 per cent tax increase in 2020

Cariboo Trail Sidewalk project to be revisited in 2021

Hungry hawk versus reluctant rattler showdown caught on camera

Not the first time photographer was in right place at right time to document an unusual encounter

Injured pelican found near death in B.C. heads to Williams Lake after rehab

The bird, found near Oliver, underwent seven months of rehabilitation

From the archives of the 100 Mile Free Press

33 YEARS AGO (1987): 200 firefighters including a six-member provincial overhead team…

House burned to the ground on Bleeker Road

Both the Lone Butte and 100 Mile House Fire departments battled the blaze Friday morning

Constable Richard Fraser loves 100 Mile House’s warm community spirit

‘A few years ago I decided that I wanted to join the RCMP, something I always wanted to do as a kid’

What’s open, what’s not, for provincial parks in the Cariboo this long weekend

BC Parks plans to open up camping opportunities later in June and July