Local mill expands on Community Forest land

December 22, 2016 The Goat 1

by EVAN MATTHEWS The Valemount Community Forest’s (VCF) Cedarside industrial park will soon see its first tenants, as Cedar Valley Holdings Ltd. — a company that manufactures cedar products, specifically posts, rails and cedar shingles […]

Water bomber to the rescue

August 10, 2016 The Goat 0

by EVAN MATTHEWS A tanker aircraft working a fire near Kinbasket Lake sparked the interest of many campers, loggers and locals over the weekend. Ryan Smith, a local logger, was working down by the lake […]

Carrier deal withdrawn

July 4, 2016 The Goat 0

by LAURA KEIL Carrier Lumber Ltd has withdrawn its offer to sell a portion of its Robson Valley forest license to the McBride Community Forest (MCFC), the MCFC has learned. Jeff McWilliams, interim manager for […]

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