100 Mile House

Deserai Trozzo is the office administrator for eXp Realty. (Patrick Davies photo - 100 Mile Free Press)

‘Office hen’ watches over eXp Realty

Deserai Trozzo loves working with realtors and clients alike

Deserai Trozzo is the office administrator for eXp Realty. (Patrick Davies photo - 100 Mile Free Press)
Greg Crompton watches as Don Kinasewich successfully intercepts a pickleball with his paddle. (Patrick Davies photo - 100 Mile Free Press)

Pickleball facility pitched for South Cariboo

South Cariboo Pickleball Association hoping for a location in 100 Mile House or the 108 Mile Ranch

Greg Crompton watches as Don Kinasewich successfully intercepts a pickleball with his paddle. (Patrick Davies photo - 100 Mile Free Press)
100 Mile Fire Rescue respond to a fire at Parkview Apartments early Saturday morning. (Photo submitted)

Arson suspected in early morning fire at Parkview Apartments

Residents evacuated at 3 a.m. after smoke seen billowing from the building

100 Mile Fire Rescue respond to a fire at Parkview Apartments early Saturday morning. (Photo submitted)
A participant in the Cariboo Country Carriage Club field driving trials at Huber Farms. (Photo credit: Cariboo Country Carriage Club/Facebook)

Carriage Poker Ride slated for 70 Mile

Ken Alexander’s column to the Free Press

  • Apr 23, 2022
A participant in the Cariboo Country Carriage Club field driving trials at Huber Farms. (Photo credit: Cariboo Country Carriage Club/Facebook)
Wyatt Hollett and his dad Willy both went through emergency responder training together over the last few months at the Interlakes Volunteer Fire Department. (Photo submitted)

First responder, 16, ready for action

Wyatt Hollett is a member of the Interlakes Volunteer Fire Department

Wyatt Hollett and his dad Willy both went through emergency responder training together over the last few months at the Interlakes Volunteer Fire Department. (Photo submitted)
Julie Gilmore, coordinator for the South Cariboo Visitor Centre. (Kelly Sinoski photo - 100 Mile Free Press).

Strong tourism season anticipated this year

Interest expected from new visitors and new residents

Julie Gilmore, coordinator for the South Cariboo Visitor Centre. (Kelly Sinoski photo - 100 Mile Free Press).
Carol England is promoting the auxiliary’s spring raffle. (Patrick Davies - 100 Mile Free Press).

Mill Site Lodge/Fischer Place Auxiliary holds spring raffle

All proceeds to support residents’ recreation

Carol England is promoting the auxiliary’s spring raffle. (Patrick Davies - 100 Mile Free Press).
Philip Konrad may have Parkinson’s Disease but he hasn’t let that slow him down from living his life or ice fishing. (Photo submitted)

Right attitude helps keep Parkinson’s at bay

Philip Konrad has never let the disease stop him from living his life

Philip Konrad may have Parkinson’s Disease but he hasn’t let that slow him down from living his life or ice fishing. (Photo submitted)
Peter Skene Odgen Secondary’s junor girls competed against Houston Secondary in a rugby tournament hosted at Lake City Secondary School Williams Lake campus Thursday, April 14. (Monica Lamb-Yorski photo - Black Press Media).

Eagles compete in rugby jamboree in Williams Lake

Rematch scheduled in 100 Mile House on April 29

Peter Skene Odgen Secondary’s junor girls competed against Houston Secondary in a rugby tournament hosted at Lake City Secondary School Williams Lake campus Thursday, April 14. (Monica Lamb-Yorski photo - Black Press Media).
Casting A Spell by Neil Pinkett.

Lakes inspiration for Parkside Show

For a Fleeting Moment on until May 21

Casting A Spell by Neil Pinkett.
Goalie Bob Nelson gets ready to stop a shot by James Seeley in Oldtimers Hockey Monday. (Kelly Sinoski photo - 100 Mile Free Press)

Recreation fee options on the table in South Cariboo

New options are considered as the CRD prepares to renew the recreation fee bylaw

Goalie Bob Nelson gets ready to stop a shot by James Seeley in Oldtimers Hockey Monday. (Kelly Sinoski photo - 100 Mile Free Press)
Poultry owners - commercial and recreational - are being warned to take precautions to help mitigate an avian flu outbreak in B.C. (Submitted photo)

Protect flocks against avian flu

A confirmed outbreak of avian flu (H5N1) has been detected in the Okanagan

Poultry owners - commercial and recreational - are being warned to take precautions to help mitigate an avian flu outbreak in B.C. (Submitted photo)
The Cariboo-Chilcotin and Cariboo-North’s electoral boundaries are under review this spring.

Electoral boundary review underway

Cariboo-Chilcotin and Cariboo-North could be amalgamated into one

The Cariboo-Chilcotin and Cariboo-North’s electoral boundaries are under review this spring.
100 Mile RCMP cruiser. (Patrick Davies photo - 100 Mile Free Press)

Elderly man drives on sidewalk, causes ‘distraction, concern for public’

100 Mile RCMP seeking a review of man’s driver’s license

100 Mile RCMP cruiser. (Patrick Davies photo - 100 Mile Free Press)
The RCMP station in 100 Mile House. File photo.
The RCMP station in 100 Mile House. File photo.
Melissa Smalley joins the 100 Mile Free Press (Kelly Sinoski photo - 100 Mile Free Press).

Tales of the not-so-happy campers

It’s that magical time of year when winter is about to become…

Melissa Smalley joins the 100 Mile Free Press (Kelly Sinoski photo - 100 Mile Free Press).
Melody Watkins, who plays the lead role of Belle, sings an opening number of Disney’s Beauty and the Beast. (Melissa Smalley photo - 100 Mile Free Press)

Beauty and the Beast hits the stage in 100 Mile House

PSO production runs this week, starting tonight, April 19

Melody Watkins, who plays the lead role of Belle, sings an opening number of Disney’s Beauty and the Beast. (Melissa Smalley photo - 100 Mile Free Press)
The ice is disappearing from Lac La Hache. (Monika Paterson photo).

Bingo to return to Lac La Hache this month

Barbara Hansen column

  • Apr 19, 2022
The ice is disappearing from Lac La Hache. (Monika Paterson photo).
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Sheryl Fremlin’s painting The Lost Children has joined Parkside Gallery’s permanent collection. (Patrick Davies photo - 100 Mile Free Press)

Lost Children painting respects the past

Sheryl Fremlin’s artwork has joined Parkside Gallery’s permanent collection

Sheryl Fremlin’s painting The Lost Children has joined Parkside Gallery’s permanent collection. (Patrick Davies photo - 100 Mile Free Press)