Community

B.C. girl’s lemonade stand raises hundreds for wildfire victims

Hayden Rodgers, 6, fundraises for those affected by the fire and Surrey Memorial Hospital

Back in Time

50 YEARS AGO: About 250 men and eight bulldozers were fighting a 400-acre fire east of Vavenby

Avola residents create tourist sign

Support for project comes from North Thompson Communities Foundation

  • Aug 17th, 2017

NDP eliminates tuition for adult basic education

TRU last offered free tuition for adult upgrading courses in 2013

  • Aug 16th, 2017

Perseids meteor shower peaks this weekend

Smoke might interfere with viewing, but the show goes on regardless

Put the ‘Treat’ in treatment with BC Children’s Hospital fundraiser

Enjoy a Blizzard and help the kids during Dairy Queen’s Miracle Treat Day this Thursday, Aug. 10

  • Aug 9th, 2017
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Canada Day in Blue River and Clearwater 2017

     

    Clearwater Secondary School awards assembly 2017

       

      Raft River Elementary School awards assembly 2017

         

        Clearwater celebrates National Aboriginal Day

           

          This will be the 68th year for North Thompson Fall Fair

          Document from the North Thompson Fall Fair and Rodeo Association gives a glimpse into the past

          Thrift store gives to hospital

          Dr. Helmcken Memorial gets $7,000 from Clearwater Curiousity Shoppe

          • Aug 14th, 2017

          Back in Time

          50 YEARS AGO: Clearwater Ski Club approved borrowing up to $5,000 for improvements

          How to save money while on vacation

          People are encouraged to save energy and cash this summer with the help from B.C. Hydro’s list.

          • Aug 3rd, 2017

          Protecting animals during a wildfire

          Be on the lookout for any wildlife or livestock displaced by a wildfire

          • Aug 2nd, 2017

          Victoria childcare centre investigated for ‘Fight Club’

          Island Health has launched an investigation after video shows children fighting while supervisors watch.

          • Jul 29th, 2017

          TNRD tightens up on plastic bags

          Plastic bags will have to be separated from recyclables

          • Jul 29th, 2017

          Back in Time

          50 YEARS AGO: A spectacular lightning storm started 18 fires in the Raft River Valley

          Preparing your household for an evacuation order

          Remember to stay calm, listen to local public officials, and if possible, access online information

          • Jul 19th, 2017

          Premier John Horgan, NDP cabinet get down to work

          NDP’s 22-member cabinet includes minister of mental health

          • Jul 18th, 2017

          Saying thanks to the pilots

          Clearwater residents show appreciation with cake

          Important information about aid for wildfire evacuees

          There are two main methods of obtaining aid

          • Jul 17th, 2017

          UNDER EVACUATION: Calming the chaos with music

          A father-son duo are bringing smiles in a tense time to evacuees in Prince George