Local coach up for award

February 19, 2017 0

by EVAN MATTHEWS A local man with a love for basketball is being recognized publically after over 20 years of volunteer service. Tim Nusse has been coaching the Valemount Secondary School’s girls basketball program for […]

Village names new CAO

February 19, 2017 0

by EVAN MATTHEWS  The Village of Valemount has found a new Chief Administrative Officer (CAO). The Village has named Adam Davey, originally of Prince George, to the position. According to his Linkedin profile, Davey worked […]

Refugees may not be coming at all

February 17, 2017 0

by EVAN MATTHEWS Valemount has been patiently waiting for a refugee family to arrive, having raised the necessary funds and in-kind donations, but it turns out the matched family isn’t coming. Valemount had initially been […]

Blood pressure check for McBride

February 16, 2017 0

by EVAN MATTHEWS Residents of McBride once again have easy access to a blood pressure check. After the old machine broke down, Keltie Carmichael — along with the McBride Healthier Community Committee — had been […]

Education

Marijuana could contain fentanyl: RCMP

February 15, 2017 3
by EVAN MATTHEWS When asked if fentanyl is the now biggest reason to fear recreational drugs, Valemount RCMP Officer, Chris Gallant said, “To answer the question simply, yes.” The Valemount Secondary School hosted a fentanyl [...]

Sports

Local coach up for award

February 19, 2017 0
by EVAN MATTHEWS A local man with a love for basketball is being recognized publically after over 20 years of volunteer service. Tim Nusse has been coaching the Valemount Secondary School’s girls basketball program for [...]

Cross-country kids

February 11, 2017 0
by EVAN MATTHEWS Rather than become shut-ins for the rest of the winter, the Canoe Valley Community Association (through Kinnickinnickers family centre) is encouraging kids to get outside and embrace the season. On many Wednesdays, [...]

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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See the news, be the news

February 14, 2017 0

by EVAN MATTHEWS EDITOR Citizen journalism is becoming more prevalent all the time. Most everybody carries a cell phone, which means they have photo and video capability. With social media being what it is, people […]