McBride explores Pocket Community possibility

March 25, 2017 0

by EVAN MATTHEWS  McBride is in the process of developing its own “pocket” full of sunshine. McBride has a new project with Provincial support in the form of $10,000 via the B.C. Rural Dividend. The […]

Province planting for the future

March 24, 2017 1

by EVAN MATTHEWS The Provincial Government is spending $150-million to plant more trees while “fighting climate change” and “creating over 3,000 jobs,” but nobody seems to know where the jobs are going to be, just […]

No Way to Run

March 23, 2017 0

Local woman talks domestic violence by EVAN MATTHEWS “My son shot his father, and killed him,” says Holly Crichton, author of No Way to Run, a story of domestic violence and murder. “He was charged […]

Hockey season winds down; awards handed out

March 23, 2017 0

by EVAN MATTHEWS The hockey season is winding down, and the Valemount-McBride hockey teams have seen their share of success. Last week, the Valemount Minor Hockey Association made sure to acknowledge the hard work of […]

Education

Valemount benefits via Rural Dividend funding

March 14, 2017 0
by EVAN MATTHEWS The Robson Valley, and Valemount in particular, will benefit from an added $300,000 via the B.C. Rural Dividend. Three projects in the Robson Valley will see the added funding come from the [...]

Warm weather impedes McBride’s outdoor ed. class

February 27, 2017 0
by GOAT STAFF Nothing teaches life lessons like hands-on experience, so what better way to teach outdoor skills but to survive outside overnight? As an activity for its outdoor education class, McBride Secondary School students [...]

Sports

Hockey season winds down; awards handed out

March 23, 2017 0
by EVAN MATTHEWS The hockey season is winding down, and the Valemount-McBride hockey teams have seen their share of success. Last week, the Valemount Minor Hockey Association made sure to acknowledge the hard work of [...]

Valemount Senior Girls close out season

March 20, 2017 0
by EVAN MATTHEWS The Valemount Secondary Timberwolves senior girls basketball team rounded out its strongest season since 2012 at the Provincial Championships last weekend. Duncan Christian School hosted the Provincial Championships in Duncan, B.C., and [...]

Arts

New funding pot for museums

February 8, 2017 0
by EVAN MATTHEWS The Valemount Historic Society is taking steps to access a new funding pot. The B.C. Liberal Government is launching a funding program to celebrate B.C.’s communities and their contributions to our nation, [...]

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Opinion

Chip off the old block

March 23, 2017 0

by EVAN MATTHEWS RMG News, editor “Our glass repair guy will be right over to take a look at the six chips in your windshield, I should have a quote for you in about 10 […]