Youth talk priorities, concerns

March 1, 2013 The Goat
On February 13, many members of the community gathered at the visitor info center to discuss opportunities for youth in Valemount. Columbia Basin trust will provide a grant to Valemount of $25,000 per year for […]

Locals receive queen’s medal

March 1, 2013 The Goat
Two local men were recently honoured with a Queen Elizabeth II Diamond Jubilee Medal, which recognizes community service. Valemount Mayor Andru McCracken and Dunster resident Pete Amyoony both received medals for their dedication and contributions […]
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Who runneth over my cup?

February 28, 2013 The Goat
The iconic Kiwa coffee cup was a landmark on Dogwood St. for close to a decade before it was smashed last weekend. Someone reportedly stole a tow truck from a driveway and smashed into the […]
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Mounties overtake man with rifle

February 28, 2013 The Goat
A man is in police custody after an incident involving a rifle. Last Tuesday, Valemount RCMP pulled a vehicle over on Highway 16, some 22 km west of Tete Jaune between Dunster and Small River. […]
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Cunning of the Raven

February 18, 2013 The Goat
If you want to see things like this you have to immerse yourself in the world the Feathered and Four-legged live in. As the former owner of a wilderness trapline I spent most of my […]
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Food waste a global crime

February 17, 2013 The Goat
A report from the Institution of mechanical engineers in the U.K, revealed that globally up to 50 per cent of food goes to waste. According to the report, 4 billion metric tonnes of food are […]
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A new generation of farmers?

February 17, 2013 The Goat
In the days of our grandparents everyone had a garden. We grew our own produce and visited a neighbour for eggs or the rancher down the road for meat. We supported each other and only […]
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