Puddle kids

September 20, 2017 The Goat 0

Gretchen Trimm (left) and Hunter Loignon (right) took advantage of the wet weather on Saturday to enjoy some giant puddles. / LAURA KEIL

Artistic connection

September 15, 2017 The Goat 0

Locomotive engineer SuSanne Dahl and artist Coral Mazereeuw pose for a photo late July. New fire hydrants in McBride are Coral’s canvasses in a continuation of the Whistle Stop Gallery’s painted hydrant project begun 10 […]

2017 Valemount Fishing Derby results

September 9, 2017 The Goat 0

by Laura Keil Despite stormy weather, the 36th annual Valemount Fishing Derby took place last weekend. The all-out winner was Holdyn Kraus with a 2.57lb rainbow trout. Kraus also won the age 13-15 category and […]

Polaris Slingshot or What the heck is that?

September 6, 2017 The Goat 0

Jamie Ball’s new ride is something out of a Marvel superhero comic – the three-wheel Polaris Slingshot is classified as a motorcycle in most provinces. Minimalist car or built-out motorcycle? Whatever it is, it lacks […]

Historic toys, traditional skills

September 3, 2017 The Goat 0

The Valley Museum and Archives organized traditional skills demonstrations every Friday for the last two months. They featured carding wool, ice cream, bannock, pasta making, wheat weaving, drop spinning, canning, pickling, flint knapping, and traditional […]

Eclipse watchers

August 25, 2017 The Goat 0

Megan and Zoe Pawliuk were all set for the rare solar eclipse Monday morning, despite the cloudy weather. They and their grandpa Paul Johnson caught a quick glimpse of the eclipse through the clouds. / […]

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Artistic vision in new murals

August 11, 2017 The Goat 0

Two new murals celebrate the artistic talents and beautiful scenery of McBride. The McBride Community Foundation paid for the supplies for these murals – plywood, paint, brushes – through a grant to the Whistle Stop […]

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