The Great Room opening

Local church opens The Great Room

May 27, 2019 Arthur Tanga
By Laura Keil Intrepid churchgoers have converted their sanctuary basement into a weekly drop-in centre for people to socialize, get lunch and find affordable housewares. The Great Room, located in the basement of Valemount’s New […]

Eleanor Deckert: many hands in rescue

May 25, 2019 Arthur Tanga
By Eleanor Deckert Goofing around in the water is an adventure for every kid in the summertime. Jumping. Daring. Splashing. Flirting. Maybe a bonfire. Maybe skinny dipping. Maybe a rope swing. Shouting and laughing, kids […]

55+ housing complex proposed

May 24, 2019 Arthur Tanga
By Andrea Arnold Doug and Christine Monroe care deeply about the valley and want to see it thrive. They have seen many old timers move to larger cities, away from family, to live in facilities […]

Man convicted in 2018 vehicle Theft

May 24, 2019 Arthur Tanga
By Andru McCracken When RCMP spotted a pickup truck pulling a jet boat through McBride last year, something didn’t seem right. It was, after all, December. Police tried to stop the vehicle, but the Christmastime […]

Locals react to forest spraying

May 21, 2019 Arthur Tanga
Andru McCracken Some locals are calling into question the widespread use of a notorious herbicide known as glyphosate to manage unwanted tree species in local forests. Glyphosate is the active ingredient in many pesticides, including […]
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Superintendent resigns

May 20, 2019 Arthur Tanga
By Andru McCracken School District 57’s superintendent has resigned. The news came out in a press release on May 17th. “Ms. Marquis-Forster worked for the school district for almost three years,” said a press release […]
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