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New direction for Cariboo Idol

Robert Fry of brought five of this year’s eight Cariboo Idol 2015 entertainers to the Aug. 13 Performances in the Park.

7-7 Ranch celebrates 20th jamboree

Ruth and Charlie Travers rolled out the red carpet on Aug. 8 and 9 for their 20th annual gospel jamboree.

Arts on the Fly festival in the books

The Arts on the Fly music festival July 10-11 was another huge success.

Fisheries biologist concerned about impact of leaving mine tailings sludge in Hazeltine Creek

At least one fisheries biologist in the region is concerned about the long-term impact of leaving tailings sludge in Hazeltine Creek.

Gospel jamboree tradition continues

The 19th Annual 7-7 Gospel Jamboree happened last weekend at Cochin Lake in the Chilcotin.

Likely residents fear the worst after Mount Polley Mine disaster

A pall of uncertainty hangs over Likely as a total breach in the Mount Polley tailings pond continues to pour Quesnel Lake.

Fundraiser coming up for fire victims

Friends of former Yunesit’in Chief Ivor Myers are pitching in to raise funds to help him and his family get back on their feet.

Tsilhqot’in chiefs sign health care letter of understanding

The Tsilhqot’in First Nation and Interior Health Authority (IHA) signed a letter of understanding (LOU) on Aug. 21.

UBC Indian Chiefs vice-president urges protection of wild salmon

Union of BC Indian Chiefs vice-president Bob Chamberlin Chilko sockeye salmon face a danger from fish farms on the BC coast.

Impact of pine beetle on environment researched

Impact of pine beetle on environment research topic of presentation at Scout Island Nature Centre.

Tsi Del Del Enterprises celebrates 20 years

First Nations logging company celebrates 20 years of success.

Allison Altherr songs introduced at Williams Lake house concert

Debbie Allison Altherr has been performing her bluesy-style music in Williams Lake and the Cariboo Chilcotin for many years now.

Tequila Mockingbird Orchestra performance a hit

The Tequila Mockingbird Orchestra performed at a house concert hosted by Martin Comtois at his place on Cameron Street Saturday, June 16.

George Meilleur — realtor on the cutting edge

“Never judge a book by its cover,” says RE/MAX realtor George Meilleur (pronounced Meyer).

Three CDs launched Saturday

Martin Comtois did what he does best on Saturday, Sept. 10.