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Maranatha Players rehearse for musical Cinderella which opens Dec. 1

The Maranatha Players are hard at work these days rehearsing for their 15th annual musical Cinderella.

Network celebrates 30 years of tourism

Dignitaries gathered at the Tourism Discovery Centre in Williams Lake Wednesday to celebrate three decades of tourism success in the region.

The Joy Diary to end 2016 gallery season

The Station House Gallery season ends with an opportunity for the public to become part of the an exhibit in a show called The Joy Diary.

Salmon mural finds a home

Lakecity muralist Dwayne Davis is working on having one of his extra large murals painted on a building in the inner harbour of Victoria.

Annual Remembrance Day poppy campaign begins

Legion president Joyce Norberg pinned the first poppy on Mayor Walt Cobb's lapel Friday to begin the Remembrance Day poppy campaign.

Williams Lake Fiddlers entertain seniors

Members of the Williams Lake Fiddlers entertain regularly at the Williams Lake legion, Deni House and Seniors Village.

Hospital practices Code Orange plan

The average person probably doesn’t realize that there are 11 official international emergency colour codes.

Crossbow performs at Williams Lake Seniors Village

The Crossbow musical duo from Kamloops gave a lovely concert of traditional and ancient Irish music at the Seniors Village Thursday.

Ladies shoot helps accident victim

A total of 39 women raised funds to help a young journalist recover from injuries sustained in a recent bicycle accident.

Teachers study First Nation learning principles

Teachers will spend part of their first day back at school next week studying traditional First Nations learning principles.

Lakers Car Club shines for A&W MS fundraiser

Members of the Lakers Car Club were front and centre again this year supporting the A&W Canada and MS Society of Canada campaign.

VIDEO: Progress at Sam Ketcham Pool project

Cement crews were on the job early Friday morning pouring cement at the Sam Ketcham Pool construction project.

Salvation Army a welcome addition to Art Walk

People who don’t volunteer or spend much time at the Salvation Army drop-in Centre are getting to know the facility through Art Walk.

Bella Coola recreational fishing for halibut continues to improve

Central Coast recreational fishery has been fairly good for salmon with the exception of coho which is showing mixed levels of returns.

We know bears can climb but swim? — yes

Earlier this month Ted Hlokoff captured pictures of a big black bear swimming across Nimpo Lake in the Chilcotin.

4-H sale provides great local produce

There will be lots of very well cared for animals for sale tonight at the 58th annual Williams Lake and District 4-H Sale.

Hunt for the Heart of Williams Lake showcases small businesses

On Thursday, Aug. 18 people shopping in downtown Williams Lake will have a chance to win one of several gift certificates.

Giant puffball raises curiosity of finder

With the wet summer we have been having mushrooms of all sizes are in their glory this year.

Celebrate Canada Day Friday in Boitanio Park

Everyone in the Williams Lake area is invited to join the Canada Day celebrations happening in Boitanio Park Friday, July 1.

Abstract paintings provoke the imagination

Shirley Gibson-Bull of 108 Mile might be what many people term an abstract painter.