Winter safety in backcountry

December 15, 2013 The Goat
Coroners’ statistics show that an average of 10 persons die each year in B.C. while engaged in winter activities like skiing, snowboarding or snowmobiling, says Chief Coroner Lisa Lapointe. Another 15 or more persons die each year from hypothermia or exposure to cold. […]
Valemount Clinic patient room

Northern Health warns of carcinogen

December 13, 2013 The Goat
Local data on radon levels are scarce, but “there is every indication that there would be some homes that are high in radon concentration in the Robson Valley ”a Northern Health spokesperson told The Goat. […]
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