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Out of print: Some final notes on life in print

It's been a privilege to record all these personal musings and milestones in print.

German survivors of Madeira bus crash to be flown home

The bus crash on Wednesday killed 29 German tourists

  • Apr 19, 2019

New MRI unit increases access

Interior Health aims for 5100 exams in Cranbrook this year

  • Apr 19, 2019

The Nest offers a warm welcome

For Judy and Calvin Germann, retirement means slowing down, not stopping.

Easter Egg Hunt returns to 100 Mile House

The 100 Mile Free Press and Canlan Sports team up for chocolate egg hunt

  • Apr 19, 2019

Historic building in Alexis Creek destroyed by fire overnight

"If it hadn't been a heavy rain last night we could have lost many houses in the area"

New MRI unit increases access

Interior Health aims for 5100 exams in Cranbrook this year

Governing bodies accused of ‘destroying’ girls’ hockey by Island’s top team

When asked for advice hockey dad says 'put your girls in soccer'

  • Apr 19, 2019

BC Ferries confirms Northern Sea Wolf ready for summer season

The plan is to have the Northern Sea Wolf assume the mid-coast service as of May 18

Tiny house how-to course comes to Greater Victoria

May 4 and 5 at the Cordova Bay 55 Plus Association in Saanich

  • Apr 19, 2019

Exhausted Rossland skateboard volunteers pass torch to city council

Organization asks council to take over project

  • Apr 19, 2019

‘Clearing a swath of forested land around a community won’t protect it’

RDCK offers fire danger assessments to homeowners

Trail firefighters fundraise for causes near and dear

Trail Firefighters Charitable Society fundraising efforts support many causes

Mental health walk/run aims to outpace depression

Walk increased to 5k, run to 10k

  • Apr 19, 2019

Crux Initiative teaches people of all ages about outdoor sports in a safe environment

The Crux Initiative Society started out a few years ago, as a not for profit way to get people of all ages engaged in more outdoor activities.

  • Apr 19, 2019

Support for Penticton shooting victim

A GoFundMe has been started for one of the four people killed April 15

  • Apr 19, 2019

Autism support dog helps Langford boy hold his head high

Family shares story for Autism Awareness Month

  • Apr 19, 2019

Mountain biker admitted to hospital after being sent home

Released in Maple Ridge to go home with three fractured vertebrae

Chaos at the ferry terminal for people heading from Vancouver to the Island

Easter crowds create backlog at Tsawwassen ferry terminal

  • Apr 19, 2019

Trail workshop offers path forward for affordable/supportive housing

Columbia Basin Trust, BC Housing and the CMHC all spoke during the Tuesday morning session

  • Apr 19, 2019