‘So Long Fran’ and ‘thanks for the memories’... She was taken around McBride and had the opportunity to give us all the ‘royal wave’ one last time.

Farewell Fran

August 30, 2012 The Goat
Submitted by Chris Parker. On Saturday evening the 25th of August, some 65 friends and family joined Fran Long, a 64 year resident of the Robson Valley/ McBride, as she celebrated that lengthy involvement and […]
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Women in Crisis: Do you have what it takes to help her?

August 29, 2012 The Goat
Anonymity is wonderful but in a small town, it’s not always realistic. What we’ve found over the last 20 years of this program is that the few times a shelter has been learned of the people who have learned about it aren’t the type to talk about it. Most everyone respects the nature of what the shelter is doing. […]
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Up the Holmes: Blueberry Trail

August 29, 2012 The Goat
Submitted to the Goat by Barb Janzen The Blueberry trail head starts just past 42km on the Holmes Forest Service Road, about 10 km east of McBride. There is a small gravel pit for parking […]
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McBride’s shot put champion

August 29, 2012 The Goat
Agnes Esser is back in McBride visiting family after her record breaking victory in shot put for her age category two weeks ago. Esser, who just turned 17 last week, was crowned Canadian shot put […]
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Virtual Parenting: Immersion & Safety

August 22, 2012 The Goat
Internet safety means we need to be vigilant in our supervision of our children as they learn to access the internet, to teach them that they are responsible for everything they send, every time they press enter. […]
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Robson Valley Music Fest 2012

August 22, 2012 The Goat
The 2012 Robson Valley Music Festival was a rocketing time last weekend, with top-notch performers throughout the weekend, dozens of workshops and kids activities, great food, spirit and comraderie. More than 1000 people showed up […]
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