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Romeros win a JUNO for their album A Wanderer I’ll Stay

An album recorded in Horsefly has won a Canadian JUNO Award

Mary Thomas: I needed advocacy

Now she is a scholar, dancer, author, public speaker, mother, grandmother and an advocate

Tea house attracts tourists

Yellow Umbrella/Thyme for Tea opens for the season March 18 at 150 Mile House.

Cabaret leaps to the stage with a nine-piece band

The Studio Theatre’s production of the iconic musical Cabaret begins its three-week run Wednesday with all the hurly burly madness.

Timber Kings features lakecity Canadian Tire

The Timber Kings show on the Home and Garden Network continues to thrill audiences and build fans worldwide.

Concerns mount over Atlantic Power’s bid to burn railway ties

About 175 people crammed into the cafeteria at TRU Thursday evening to learn more about Atlantic Power's proposal to burn rail ties.

New Safeway manager introduced

Safeway in Williams Lake has a brand new manager poised to take the store in a healthier new direction with popular British Chef.

2016 Parade of Choirs presents a mix of popular songs

The 2016 Parade of Choirs coming up Sunday in support of the Hough Memorial Cancer Society promises an interesting mix.

UPDATE: Councillors propose GPS tracking for offenders

If Williams Lake city council has its way, prolific and high risk offenders will be subject to GPS tracking.

Novice explores the hunting world

Whether you hunt or not, learning how to use a rifle or shotgun safely is probably a good thing for people living in the Cariboo Chilcotin.

Local CMHA receives second grant for anti-racism projects

The local Canadian Mental Health Association has received a total of almost $30,000 in government grants to fight racism.

First time actress having a “blast”

Jamie Bourdon is new to community theatre and despite opening night jitters last week is loving her first foray on the stage.

Studio Theatre thrilled with school support

The Williams Lake Studio Theatre is very pleased with School District 27’s announcement that it will be repurposing the closed Glendale.

Info sessions required for Nature Kindergarten program

Parents interested in having their child attend the Nature Kindergarten program at Scout Island Nature Centre.

Masquerade Ball knocks it out of the park

The Masquerade Ball for the Cariboo Memorial Hospital held Saturday night at the Sacred Heart Hall was an overwhelming success,.

Credit union honours a founding member

One of the founding members of the Williams Lake and District Credit Union was honoured as part of International Credit Union Day.

New BIA board offers fresh perspective

The new Williams Lake Central Business Improvement Area board members are full of energy and new ideas for creating a vibrant downtown.

Writer and artist thrilled with book award

Author and illustrator to learn their book Dipnetting with Dad won the Gold Medal for the Moonbeam Award’s Best First Picture Book.

Job fair offers encouragement

While some sectors of the Canadian economy are in a slump, the Williams Lake Job Fair at the Gibraltar Room offered lots.

Kindergarten coming to Scout Island in September, 2016

The School District 27 board unanimously endorsed the creation of a nature-based Kindergarten to start in September, 2016.