Mudslide: the Moore’s escape

July 12, 2020
In an interview with CBC’s Caroline De Ryk Daybreak North Garry and Mabel Moore gave a detailed account of their escape from a mudslide in the early hours of Saturday, July 4. […]

Book Signing

July 12, 2020
Donna Perkins looks on as local author and artist Sheilagh Foster signed copies of her new children’s book “Song to Sadrack” in front of the train station in McBride on the afternoon of Saturday July 4, 2020. […]

McBride’s mayor censured

July 11, 2020
The Rocky Mountain Goat Newspaper has learned that Mayor Gene Runtz is being censured by council.
For what, we don’t know. […]

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Playgrounds are open!

June 17, 2020
Matilda had a grand old time at Centennial Park Monday, the first day the playground re-opened since closing late-March due to concerns around spreading COVID-19. /NICOLE BREED […]



What a week

July 10, 2020
There is no doubt that the events of last week have altered lives in the valley. Aerial photos of homes and outbuildings covered in mud debris are heart wrenching. It’s no small miracle that no one was seriously injured. […]

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