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Fraser Lake’s Halloween festivities will be the biggest yet and will celebrate the area’s resiliency

Welcome Home Celebration and White Swan Pumpkin Walk taking place Oct. 31

  • Oct 27, 2018

18th annual Halloween Pumpkin Walk set for Oct. 31 in Vanderhoof

The event takes place at Riverside Park Campground

  • Oct 26, 2018

Province provides funding for adult literacy through CNC

$342,390 to flow through the CNC to support 16 community adult literacy program partners

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Seed Celebration
West Coast kids learn about ocean safety
Eagle Release Cowichan
Five tricks to avoid holiday weight gain

Community paramedic to teach free CPR lessons Sunday

Local event includes ambulance and fire truck tours, fire extinguisher lessons

Openly queer, female priest of B.C. church defying norms

Andrea Brennan serves Fernie at pivotal time in church’s history

Foster care is ‘superhighway to homelessness,’ B.C. youth advocate says

Katherine McParland grew up in foster care and lived on the streets

VIDEO: Millionaire Lottery returns to give back and win big

Since 1996, Millionaire Lottery has raised $52 million for the VGH+UBC Hospital Foundation

Hero campaign raises $1.1 million for Canada non-profits

Lowe’s Canada Heroes campaign was held throughout September

B.C. brewery creates bread beer from food waste

The brew aims to raise food waste awareness and provide funds for the food bank

Monterey Faces: Meet Elsie Farr

Oak Bay centenarian first life membership of Monterey Centre

  • Oct 8, 2018

Nine-year-old history teacher inspires action at B.C. school

Daughter of residential school survivor shares powerful message of resilience

Local youth lead discussions on resource extraction for UNBC researcher

20 students from SD91 travelled to UNBC campus to engage with award-winning researcher

Collection of obsolete pesticides, livestock medication Oct. 15 in Vanderhoof

Clean Farms program offers safe way to dispose of obsolete items

  • Sep 25, 2018

Vanderhoof commemorates Orange Shirt Day with beading workshop

Participants can learn a traditional Métis craft at CNC Sept. 26

B.C. teen with autism a talented guitarist

Farley Mifsud is gaining fans with every performance

College of New Caledonia offers new automotive glass technician program

The program is offered mainly online, allowing more students to take part from across the north

  • Sep 20, 2018

Todd Doherty was recognized today for his life-saving actions during a flight home

Todd Doherty, Member of Parliament for Cariboo-Prince George, was recognized today for…

B.C. couple plans sustainable, zero-waste life in the Shuswap

Plan includes building a tiny house before the snow flies

Incredible effort by amateur pet detectives brings home lost B.C. dog

Community effort in Campbell River helps reunite Yorkshire terrier-chihuahua Jax with family

10 B.C. cities to pilot new program against childhood obesity

Healthy Family Living program being tested in 10 communities, including Chilliwack