Minimum wage goes up

June 3, 2019 Arthur Tanga
By Goat Staff As of June 1st, B.C.’s general hourly minimum wage increased to $13.85 from $12.65, and the minimum wage rates for liquor servers, resident caretakers and live-in camp leaders also increased. Liquor server […]

Village puts new dividend money to work

May 11, 2019 The Goat
by Andru McCracken The Village of McBride has been awarded $92,014 from the Rural Dividend Program to complete a McBride Tourism Master Plan. Chief Administrative Officer Sheila McCutcheon said that since its founding in 1913 […]

Tourism bookings down: B&B owner

April 20, 2019 The Goat
by Andru McCracken Bed and Breakfast operator Garry Wallace believes the slowdown in the Albertan economy is responsible for a lack of bookings this year, though it might not be the only factor. “At this […]

What’s next for the Goat

March 31, 2019 The Goat
by Laura Keil, Publisher & CEO Last week, the Valley Sentinel published its last edition and the Rocky Mountain Goat has agreed to buy the assets of this long-running local publication. The Sentinel ran its […]

Three Ranges Brewery: Another beer wins

March 5, 2019 The Goat
By Andru McCracken The timing couldn’t have worked better. Three Ranges Brewing Company is just releasing their seasonal beer, Mudbogger Dark Lager days after it won fan favorite at the Williams Lake Craft Beer Festival. […]
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