McBride properties donated to Ministry

January 28, 2017 The Goat 0

by EVAN MATTHEWS Two pieces of land near McBride have been donated to the Ministry of Forests, Lands and Natural Resource Operations to be managed as protected areas, but who donated the properties? The two […]

Jan 3rd air quality advisory for Valemount lifted

January 3, 2017 The Goat 0

The Robson Valley’s hanging weather conditions have improved conditions across the region, according to Northern Health, and the air quality advisory has been lifted. The Ministry of Environment issued air quality advisory for Valemount on Tuesday […]

Geothermal tax credits? Ask Borealis.

December 26, 2016 The Goat 0

by EVAN MATTHEWS Tax season is fast approaching, and Borealis is trying a new approach to garner investment, and just in time to develop hot springs near Valemount. Borealis Geopower is the first geothermal company […]

Invasives threaten B.C. waterways

December 9, 2016 The Goat 0

by EVAN MATTHEWS  After a summer full of boat inspections for some, a few groups are lobbying together in order to make boat inspections mandatory for all who enter B.C. There is still an impending threat […]

Air Quality advisory issued for Valemount

December 7, 2016 The Goat 0

Valemount Dec. 7th   by LAURA KEIL The Ministry of Environment in collaboration with Northern Health has issued an Air Quality Advisory for Valemount due to high concentrations of fine particulates that are expected to […]

Backcountry trash becomes burden

December 5, 2016 The Goat 0

by EVAN MATTHEWS Some backcountry enthusiasts are describing behaviour from snowmobilers as “garbage.” Two separate groups frequenting the backcountry in McBride — specifically Renshaw Meadows — have submitted complaints to the Ministry of Environment regarding […]

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