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Getting into hot water…

October 13, 2011 The Goat
The Village of Valemount is looking to create a local energy company to harvest the excess heat from Borealis GeoPower’s geothermal project at Kinbasket Lake. Borealis obtained the lease on the area of interest one […]
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Monroe meat plant set to go in McBride

October 5, 2011 The Goat
Mike Monroe’s new small-scale slaughterhouse will bridge the gap for local farmers now that it has the go-ahead from government. Monroe received his Class A license for the abattoir just outside McBride on Mountainview Road. […]
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Roundtable charts action needed for development

September 20, 2011 The Goat
By: Jared Smith Valemount’s second economic roundtable discussions got underway last Tuesday. The event attracted many stakeholders in the Valley’s development including MP Cathy McLeod, representatives of MLA Shirley Bond, Terry McEachen and Ken Starchuck […]
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Locals conquer Mt. Robson Marathon races

September 17, 2011 The Goat
Mount Robson Park hosted its first Marathon last Saturday and the weather was perfect. More than 100 runners participated in the four events they had. The first event was the full marathon which was 42.2 […]

Food bank evicted

August 31, 2011 The Goat
Laura Keil A few empty fridges and freezers and a heavy wooden counter now covered with a tarp is all that is left of the Valemount Food Bank, after they were forced to leave […]
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Time to Pay It Back

August 31, 2011 The Goat
Laura Keil As British Columbians face the downfall of the HST, they are also looking at a hefty debt. The province will reinstate the combined 12 per cent PST and GST tax system following […]
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5 Mile bike park seeks crown land approval

August 3, 2011 The Goat
The Yellowhead Outdoor Recreation Association (YORA) is submitting a proposal for a mountain bike skills park and ride center for all ages and abilities near 5-mile road in Valemount. Andreas Thoni, Project Manager of the […]
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