Andrea DeMeer

Thieves escape after man claims his wife is giving birth

Police are looking for a crafty thief and his pregnant companion, after the couple escaped detection in a break and enter by claiming the woman was going into labor.

Construction to begin soon on medical pot plant and council approves work camp for crew

BC Green Pharmaceuticals will establish a work camp in the Princeton Industrial Park to accommodate between 40 and 50 employees who will build its $21.5 million medical marijuana facility.

BC blazes cool and army reservists head back to their day jobs

Every soldier on the fire lines volunteered to come

Book festival gets started Saturday with children’s event

Princeton's second annual book festival gets started Saturday September 15 with - literally - wonderful opportunities for young people and a special evening reading and panel featuring distinguished authors discussing nature in prose and poetry.

Princeton RCMP hope video will help identify suspects

RCMP are seeking the public's help to find a couple who broke into a property on Princeton Summerland Road September 1.

Candidates line up for coming municipal election

Twelve nominations so far for four council seats, and a three-way race for mayor

Princeton man charged with assault after attack on 91-year-old man

A Princeton man was charged Tuesday with aggravated assault, break and enter and robbery, in connection with a home invasion and attack on a 91-year-old man that occurred on Vermilion Avenue May 13.

Military marches into Princeton BC and lends hand to firefighters

"Our job is to be that second line of support."

Another Princeton family devastated by drug death

The person most present in Nicki McIvor's colorful and busy home is her son, Davy Goulet.

Candidates file nomination papers – six contenders so far

Two days into the nomination period for the October 20 municipal elections there are six people who have filed their papers at town hall.

Racism runs wild on social media after truck driver damages Princeton bridge

They were telling him to go back where he came from, and things about letting 'those' people into our country and allowing them to drive on our roads."

If you are looking for a rocket scientist on town council…

If you think being a councillor is rocket science - Neal Dangerfield might get your vote.

Longtime resident announces plan to run for mayor

We have a mayor's race.

Even more jobs promised by new medical pot company

The number of jobs created by BC Green Pharmaceutical's recently announced Princeton medical cannabis plant is likely to double when the facility is completed.

Princeton’s Brown Bridge will be closed for at least a week

A transport truck driver looking for a short cut attempted to cross Princeton's historic, one-lane, wooden bridge last Friday.

Volunteers discovered body while fighting grass fire

When Princeton volunteer firefighters responded last Thursday to grass and car blazes near the airport, containment and the threat of a spreading wildfire were the only things on their minds.

Condition of Princeton Cemetery causes grief

The Town of Princeton has plans to improve its cemetery, after receiving complaints about dry, brown grass and the facility's overall poor condition.

Man dies of burns and self-inflicted wounds in bizarre public death

The bizarre circumstances surrounding the death of a 30-year-old man near the Princeton Airport Thursday are not criminal, according to RCMP detachment commander Chad Parsons.