Community

‘Sing Me a Song’ about B.C. for a chance at $1,000 contest prize

Entries due by March 30 for lieutenant-governor’s British Columbia-themed competition

VIDEO: Elk parade on Vancouver Island is awesome sight

They’re out in force for a morning stroll. Check out some of Youbou’s famous elk.

Northwest husband and wife honoured for saving each other’s lives

BC Ambulance presented each a Vital Link Award for administering CPR

Elks Lodge donates $6,140 to Hospital Auxilliary

Vanderhoof Elks have donated over $53,000 to the community in the past 5 yrs

The fine art and sport of carpet bowling

Out and About Column with Shawn Pyy

An ongoing struggle with poverty

Summerland woman relies on regular support from food bank

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Just curious: The Langley Advance puts questions about Christmas to youngsters
A very Canadian winter moment
Snow Day in British Columbia
AbbyFest highlights local talent and community-minded business

Parents joked that maybe they’d have the New Year’s baby

Baby Caleb was born in Prince Rupert on Jan. 1. 2018 to Felicia Noseworthy and Kenneth Park

Part III: Saving an Indigenous language by teaching adults and creating an app

A multimedia series with videos and photos from a community Sm’algyax class on B.C.’s North Coast

‘Twas the night before Christmas

Happy Holidays from Santa Claus and Black Press

B.C. student pleads for blood donors to step up

During the holiday season, Canadian Blood Services is begging for platelet and blood donations.

  • Dec 23rd, 2017

Asking kids: What do you want for Christmas?

From changes to smoking laws, to peace on earth, seven-year-olds tell us what they want from Santa

899 Vanderhoof Air Cadets service awards

Cadet program recognises service and training

Christmas Festival at Riverside Park

Annual live presentation of the Christmas story and nativity

PART I: How Prince Rupert schools teach Indigenous language to hundreds of students

A multimedia series with videos and photos from children’s Sm’algyax classes on B.C.’s North Coast

Yukon the dog safely home after two weeks lost on the Alaska Highway

Trucker returns lost dog back to his home in North Pole, AK

Unusually large tip returned by honest B.C. restaurant

A Vernon mother is thrilled by one business owner’s honesty

  • Dec 6th, 2017

First Nations, settlers, newcomers develop ‘Mirrors’ play

Reflection in the ‘mirror’ might change attitudes, behaviour

GivingTuesday: Global day of giving Nov. 28

The event follows Black Friday and Cyber Monday

  • Nov 26th, 2017

Revelstoke silversmith receives thank-you letter from 24 Sussex Drive

Arleigh Garratt’s snowflake earrings were gifted to Sophie Grégoire Trudeau during July visit

Tattooing couple brings a diversity of talent to the Okanagan

Former Vanderhoof resident opens only tattoo shop in Lake Country