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Lorne Doerkson is the Liberal MLA for the Cariboo-Chilcotin. (Black Press Media file photos)

Opinion: Affordability out of reach under NDP

MLA Lorne Doerkson’s column

  • Aug 12, 2022

 

Miles Quigley has been reported missing by his family after failing to return home from Kamloops yesterday. (Photo submitted)

Kamloops RCMP looking for missing Sheridan Lake man

RCMP are seeking public assistance in finding Miles Quigley who failed to return home yesterday

 

Clinton’s Zelia Chevalier. (Photo submitted).

Clinton women nominated each other for Jubilee Pin

Both were recognized for their volunteerism and work on the community’s seniors facility

 

Tyrone Thomas of the Canim Valley 4-H Club participated in the annual show and sale last week in Williams Lake. (Monica Lamb-Yorski photo - Black Press Media)

Successful show and sale for 4-H youth

The 64th annual show and sale attracted 10 clubs

Tyrone Thomas of the Canim Valley 4-H Club participated in the annual show and sale last week in Williams Lake. (Monica Lamb-Yorski photo - Black Press Media)
Thomas Ilnicki rides at the Riske Creek Little Britches Rodeo. (Photo submitted)

Little Britches Rodeo back in 100 Mile

Dust off your cowboy boots and head to the Little Britches Rodeo this weekend

Thomas Ilnicki rides at the Riske Creek Little Britches Rodeo. (Photo submitted)
Al Boyce resigned from the Deka Lake & District Fire Hall after 26 years. (Photo submitted)

Deka Lake volunteer fire chief quits

Al Boyce has resigned amidst the ongoing dispute over the Deka Lake Fire Hall

Al Boyce resigned from the Deka Lake & District Fire Hall after 26 years. (Photo submitted)
100 Mile n Hour U13 Boys Softball Team (Photo submitted)

100 Mile N’ Hour U13 come back to win gold

100 Mile N’ Hour U13 took on nine teams to win the provincial boy’s softball championship in Merritt in July

100 Mile n Hour U13 Boys Softball Team (Photo submitted)
Chhalla Mud Ke Nahi Aaya, a new Bollywood style release about the immigrant experience in 1890s Canada and the fight for equal rights, was primarily filmed in Barkerville earlier this year. (Photo submitted)

Barkerville, one of B.C.’s iconic historic towns, backdrops long-awaited Bollywood film

Film portrays Punjab migrant’s experience in B.C. forestry mill, struggle for equality

Chhalla Mud Ke Nahi Aaya, a new Bollywood style release about the immigrant experience in 1890s Canada and the fight for equal rights, was primarily filmed in Barkerville earlier this year. (Photo submitted)
Lisa Evans and Jessica Dunn love creating homemade jewelry together. (Patrick Davies photo - 100 Mile Free Press)

Jewelry making runs in the family

Lisa Evans and Jessica Dunn love creating together

Lisa Evans and Jessica Dunn love creating homemade jewelry together. (Patrick Davies photo - 100 Mile Free Press)
Sharon Dye and Karen Mellor are both longtime sighted members of the White Cane Club. (Patrick Davies photo - 100 Mile Free Press)

Longtime colleagues volunteer together

Sharon Dye and Karen Mellor always find each other in volunteer roles

Sharon Dye and Karen Mellor are both longtime sighted members of the White Cane Club. (Patrick Davies photo - 100 Mile Free Press)
Stacey Jones is the general manager for 100 Mile’s transit system and previously served as one of the community’s bus drivers. (Patrick Davies photo - 100 Mile Free Press)

Take a drive with the community bus

BC Transit offers cheaper alternative to the car

Stacey Jones is the general manager for 100 Mile’s transit system and previously served as one of the community’s bus drivers. (Patrick Davies photo - 100 Mile Free Press)
Steve Tarjan paints some pinstripes onto a vintage car during Hot July Nights in 100 Mile House this month. (Patrick Davies photo - 100 Mile Free Press)

Pinstriping classic cars a fine art

Steve Tarjan showcased his skills at Hot July Nights

Steve Tarjan paints some pinstripes onto a vintage car during Hot July Nights in 100 Mile House this month. (Patrick Davies photo - 100 Mile Free Press)
Glen Tanner stars as the titular Petro Rozvardo in the upcoming pilot of Rozvardo: Into Hellborn Nigh. (Patrick Davies photo - 100 Mile Free Press)

Friends create fantasy world movie

Rozvardo: Into Hellborn Night being filmed around Lac La Hache

Glen Tanner stars as the titular Petro Rozvardo in the upcoming pilot of Rozvardo: Into Hellborn Nigh. (Patrick Davies photo - 100 Mile Free Press)
Cariboo-Chilcotin MLA Lorne Doerkson

COLUMN: Health care crisis deepens as NDP fails to act

MLA Lorne Doerkson’s column to the Free Press

  • Jul 31, 2022
Cariboo-Chilcotin MLA Lorne Doerkson
South Cariboo Minor Softball’s 100 Mile N’ Hour U15 softball team shows off their bronze medals. (Photo submitted)

100 Mile N’ Hour teams bring home the medals

South Cariboo Minor Softball’s 100 Mile N’ Hour U13 and U15 teams snagged medals at provincials

South Cariboo Minor Softball’s 100 Mile N’ Hour U15 softball team shows off their bronze medals. (Photo submitted)
Gary Cleveland chairman of the Interlakes Rodeo Association is looking forward to the event. (Patrick Davies photo - 100 Mile Free Press)

The 30th Interlakes Rodeo rides into town this weekend

Gates open on July 30 and 31 at 1 p.m at Roe Lake Rodeo Grounds

Gary Cleveland chairman of the Interlakes Rodeo Association is looking forward to the event. (Patrick Davies photo - 100 Mile Free Press)
Jordyn Meville (Lauren Keller photo - 100 Mile Free Press)

South Cariboo rugby player helps take gold at Summer Games

Floria Meili one team of eight Cariboo-area rugby players who competed in Prince George

Jordyn Meville (Lauren Keller photo - 100 Mile Free Press)
The Blue Wranglers (Mary Putnam - photo submitted)
The Blue Wranglers (Mary Putnam - photo submitted)

Cariboo musicians shake up Green Lake

The Blue Wranglers hope to bring the community together with music event

The Blue Wranglers (Mary Putnam - photo submitted)
The Blue Wranglers (Mary Putnam - photo submitted)
Carl Archie drums on the shores of Green Lake to welcome participants in the Pulling Together Canoe journey last Wednesday, Aug. 20. The eight-day journey promotes healing, reconciliation, and respect for Indigenous host nations, as well as the sharing of Indigenous cultures. SEE related story A9. (Kelly Sinoski photo - 100 Mile Free Press).

Pulling Together journey gathers at Green Lake

The lake is the traditional summer gathering place for the Secwe̓pemc people

Carl Archie drums on the shores of Green Lake to welcome participants in the Pulling Together Canoe journey last Wednesday, Aug. 20. The eight-day journey promotes healing, reconciliation, and respect for Indigenous host nations, as well as the sharing of Indigenous cultures. SEE related story A9. (Kelly Sinoski photo - 100 Mile Free Press).
Communities in Bloom judges Dustin de Jongh and Floortje Molenaar laugh as they discuss one of Birch Avenue’s flower beds last week. (Patrick Davies photo - 100 Mile Free Press)

100 Mile blooming beautiful for judges

Judges for Communities in Bloom returned to 100 Mile House last week

Communities in Bloom judges Dustin de Jongh and Floortje Molenaar laugh as they discuss one of Birch Avenue’s flower beds last week. (Patrick Davies photo - 100 Mile Free Press)