Mount Robson Marathon 2019

Adventure/Outdoor Rec
September 15, 2019
Submitted by Mount Robson Marathon The 9th annual Mount Robson Marathon took place Saturday September 7th under sunny skies. The majestic peak of Mount Robson towered above participants who came to the Robson Valley to […]

Injured senior calls for better maintenance

Health
September 14, 2019
By Andru McCracken & Laura Keil The senior citizen who fell to the ground when a flight of outdoor steps collapsed beneath her at the Golden Years Lodge last month did not escape unscathed as […]

Tesla travails

Environment
September 13, 2019
By Andru McCracken Christopher Read, a mountain biking Tesla Owner based in Hinton, Alberta is pleased that Valemount has a new level 3 charging station. Read hoped to use the new charging station on Saturday, […]

One foot over the line

Arts
September 11, 2019
By Andru McCracken A proposed 12-ft foot sculpture for the Big Foot Trail was tabled at the last council meeting. The project was worth $10,000 to a local artist. Tom Jamin is the president of […]

Arts

Robson Valley Music Festival 2019

August 29, 2019
  By Goat Staff This year’s festival may have been muddy and wet due to rainball but the music and artistry was razor sharp. “RedPath performances and empowerment programs powerfully blend Indigenous culture and modern [...]

Community

TELUS emails still not restored

September 14, 2019
By Andru McCracken Three and a half weeks after it became inaccessible a local man is still locked out of his TELUS webmail account and he is furious with the run around he’s received. Peter [...]
Opinion

Brexit — Johnson Makes His Move

September 10, 2019
By Gwynne Dyers Shock! Horror! Johnson prorogues Parliament!  End of democracy in Britain! The Speaker of the House of Commons, John Bercow, says he was not even consulted, and calls it “a constitutional outrage.” Or, […]
Business

Valemount Council: pipeline update, foot sculpture, tax breaks

By Goat Staff The Village of Valemount held its regularly scheduled council meeting on August 27. In attendance were Mayor Owen Torgerson, Councillors Sheri Gee, Hollie Blanchette, Donnie MacLean and Pete Pearson. Public Comment Neysa [...]