Valemount’s forgotten ski hill

December 23, 2019 The Goat
By Andru McCracken In the mid-1960s Valemount had a ski hill. Although few traces of the hill are left, at least one of the men who helped build the facility still lives in town and […]

The Hunt Down – Fiction

December 23, 2019 The Goat
Once upon a time there were two classes, they were going on a school field trip. Each class was from different schools. They were going to the Great Mountain. A couple hours later they arrived […]

Protecting the POW

December 22, 2019 The Goat
How a diesel truck owning sledder is working to ensure great winters continue By Andru McCracken Reuben Krabbe, a snowmobile-owning diesel-truck-driving snow chaser, could be considered an unlikely poster child for a new organization called […]

Climate Denial — A New Strategy

December 21, 2019 The Goat
By Gwynne Dyer What a surprise! The annual emissions report by the United Nations is now out, and greenhouse gas emissions are still going up thirty years after we first realised there was a problem […]

Village lagoon becomes a money maker

December 20, 2019 The Goat
By Andru McCracken McBride’s waste treatment lagoon system is providing an unexpected boon to the Village of McBride. Mayor Gene Runtz says the Village has a long-term contract with Horizon North Logistics Inc. to dispose […]
1 2 3 4 5