Valemount College seeks students

March 15, 2018 The Goat
By Andru McCracken Eric Kromhout and his executive assistant Ruby Hogg are getting things started at Valemount College with some workshops and an approved curriculum for full courses is on the horizon. The first educational […]

Seeds for thought

March 14, 2018 The Goat
by Andru McCracken Rosara Buck shows what’s on offer at Dunster’s Annual Seedy Saturday, a gathering to learn about and celebrate local gardening. You can find the seed library is based out of the McBride […]

Outcry over possible school closure

March 14, 2018 The Goat
by Andru McCracken Whether the McBride Elementary school stays in its current building or ‘co-locates’ with the McBride Secondary School is not on the table for the 2018-2019 school year. But with combined enrolment numbers […]

McBride hotels say yes to new tax

March 12, 2018 The Goat
By Andru McCracken A new hotel tax in McBride will raise funds to help the community promote itself as a tourism destination. The tax is called the Municipal and Regional District Tax and it’s collected […]

Editorial: Let’s own the good news

March 12, 2018 The Goat
by Andru McCracken, Editor Nobody said that keeping our resource-based communities thriving was going to be easy, but grant me this small conceit: when things go right, let’s celebrate. In a recent interview with Business […]


March 10, 2018 The Goat
by Andru McCracken It was like television on ice, only so much better. Karli Lawless had the crowd cheering with her energetic adaptation of High School Musical; Tanusri Bhola is dazzling in a Disney inspired […]

BKB mill back in business

March 9, 2018 The Goat
By Andru McCracken BKB Cedar has re-opened. Owner Raj Basran said that getting the mill running took everything they had and then some. “It’s a pretty big investment for us,” he said. Its first day […]
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