Soil is food for thought

May 9, 2017 The Goat 0

by MONICA MARCU When was the last time you heard somebody prompting us to protect our soil? Everyone has heard about protection of water, climate and forests, but what about our life-sustaining dirt? Sadly, many […]

Valemount featured in Best of Birds

April 7, 2017 The Goat 0

by EVAN MATTHEWS With spring just around the corner, the birds will soon be singing, and watchers watching. In their new book, Best Places to Bird in British Columbia, birders Richard and Russell Cannings point […]

Province planting for the future

March 24, 2017 The Goat 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 […]

Seedy Saturday in Dunster

March 4, 2017 The Goat 0

by MONICA MARCU AND MIKE PODINA “Don’t judge each day by the harvest you reap, but by the seeds that you plant,” said Robert Louis Balfour Stevenson, a Scottish novelist, poet, essayist, and travel writer. […]

Charging station exploration continues

March 1, 2017 The Goat 0

by EVAN MATTHEWS The Village of Valemount continues to explore the potential of installing a new charging station, and pending public consultation its location has been confirmed on 4th Avenue. At its Feb. 14 meeting, […]

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 […]

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