By Andru McCracken This year the Valemount Bike Park will start Phase 5 according to Valemount Area Recreation and Development Association manager Curtis Pawliuk, and it just got $10,000 from the Rural Dividend to help […]
by Andru McCracken Locals hit the powder at Crystal Ridge sled-ski area west of Valemount. Skiers and boarders use snowmobiles to access the top of runs and then take turns shuttling each other up the hill.
photos by Sydney Philpott, Jeff Jewett and Andru McCracken The first annual Colin Axelsen Mustang Classic basketball tournament in McBride was a stunning success. The last two games played on Saturday evening between Valemount and […]
by Andru McCracken A skinny kid who trained on the Valemount Secondary School wrestling team just won his first professional heavyweight Mixed Martial Arts fight in Grande Prairie on December 15. Kyle ‘the Body’ Francotti […]
by Laura Keil On Dec. 5th, long-time girls basketball coach and community volunteer Tim Nusse was honoured in Ottawa with a national life-time achievement award for volunteerism. The Therese Casgrain Lifelong Achievement Award is given […]
by Andru McCracken Ingrid Stengler and her small team of volunteers are doing wonders attracting funding for the McBride Mountain Trails Network. With $10,000 awarded by the BC Liberals last spring and $30,000 from the […]
by LAURA KEIL Though they were unsuccessful in their bid to become a tax-funded service, the Valemount Curling Club is “not going down without a fight” according to one member. The club met last week […]