New Valemount conservation area named after local

August 3, 2017 The Goat 0

by GOAT STAFF                           The newest conservation area in Valemount pays homage to a family with longstanding ties to the community. On Jul. 18, Nature Conservancy of Canada (NCC) announced the creation of a new conservation […]

Tete Jaune Cemetery gets funding

August 1, 2017 The Goat 0

by EVAN MATTHEWS Ten months after making the news official, the Regional District of Fraser-Fort George (RDFFG) has finalized a borrowing agreement to fund the Tete Jaune Cemetery. At its Jul. 20 meeting in Valemount, […]

Locals showcase Wide Open World

July 31, 2017 The Goat 0

by EVAN MATTHEWS Two women, and one lovely young girl, are working to showcase their local perspectives, and share their travelling experiences from across the globe. Ruby Hogg and her daughter Gaia, as well as […]

Familiar fate for Jasper rainbow

July 30, 2017 The Goat 0

by EVAN MATTHEWS Though the margin was slim, slimmer than Valemount’s, Jasper’s Town Council has voted against the rainbow crosswalk. The 3-2 decision comes shortly after OUT Jasper fundraised a total of $7,500 to pay […]

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Borealis to drill this year

July 29, 2017 The Goat 2

Company looks to merge with investment firm by EVAN MATTHEWS A Toronto based investment firm is merging with the Robson Valley’s most well known geothermal research and development company, Borealis Geopower. P. Squared Renewables — […]

New shuttle from village to bike park

July 28, 2017 The Goat 0

by EVAN MATTHEWS The Village has come up with a solution to address limited parking on 5 Mile Road that recently interfered with ambulance access. A report written by the Village of Valemount’s Economic Development […]

Fires rage on; evacuee numbers climb

July 27, 2017 The Goat 0

by EVAN MATTHEWS While much of the B.C. Interior continues to burn, the Robson Valley remains fortunately unaffected, with no major fires listed as of presstime. But the number of fire evacuees travelling through remains […]

The legacy of Robert Frear

July 26, 2017 The Goat 0

by EVAN MATTHEWS, with contributions from Matthew and John Wheeler, Jennifer Ford, Randy Klohn, and Glen Frear Independent in many respects of his life, it is Robert Frear’s warm smile and genuine caring nature people […]

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