Local wiener roast raises ire

August 6, 2017 The Goat
by GOAT STAFF A local wiener roast ended up with emergency personnel roasting a couple misguided residents. In the early hours of Jul. 28, a group of Valemount locals on 4th Avenue had a back […]

Editorial: A change of plans…

August 6, 2017 The Goat
Life is funny. Just when you think you’ve got something figured out, life flips you upside down and makes you realize you never had anything figured out at all. I recently announced I’d be accepting […]
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Hydro mishap hurts local business

August 4, 2017 The Goat
by EVAN MATTHEWS A planned power by B.C. Hydro outage didn’t happen last week, and as a result left Valemount’s business community reeling from financial losses. Mary Anne Coules, spokesperson for B.C. Hydro, says the […]

New Valemount conservation area named after local

August 3, 2017 The Goat
by GOAT STAFF                           The newest conservation area in Valemount pays homage to a family with longstanding ties to the community. On Jul. 18, Nature Conservancy of Canada (NCC) announced the creation of a new conservation […]

Robson Valley continues fire relief

August 2, 2017 The Goat
McBride Comfort Centre aids 600; firefighters shipped to Cariboos by EVAN MATTHEWS Though many regional districts are lifting Evacuation Orders, relatively unstable conditions mean the province isn’t out of the woods yet in reference to […]

BBQ with dignitaries in Valemount

August 1, 2017 The Goat
Politicians, businesspeople, and many locals met for a BBQ at Centennial Park July 20th. The event was organized by the Village of Valemount and the Valemount Community Forest as a way for people to meet […]

Tete Jaune Cemetery gets funding

August 1, 2017 The Goat
by EVAN MATTHEWS Ten months after making the news official, the Regional District of Fraser-Fort George (RDFFG) has finalized a borrowing agreement to fund the Tete Jaune Cemetery. At its Jul. 20 meeting in Valemount, […]
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