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Michael Rawluk works directing a play with the Williams Lake Studio Theatre. (Photo submitted)

Williams Lake Studio Theatre’s Michael Rawluk honoured for his lifetime contribution to theatre

Theatre BC awarded Rawluk the Eric Hamber Award for his 50 years with community theatre

Michael Rawluk works directing a play with the Williams Lake Studio Theatre. (Photo submitted)
Junior curlers warm up on the ice before getting down to it at the Williams Lake Curling Club in November. (Amber Camille photo)

Junior Curling building back in Williams Lake after pandemic

Sport offers one more option for young people to stay active

Junior curlers warm up on the ice before getting down to it at the Williams Lake Curling Club in November. (Amber Camille photo)
Former Williams Lake resident, Captain Shawn Tyerman, of the Royal Canadian Air Force touches down with a CC130 Hercules aircraft into the Williams Lake Regional Airport on Nov. 10, 2022 for a brief reunion with some friends. Read the story of Tyerman’s lifelong journey to realizing his aviation dreams on Page 9. (Ruth Lloyd photo - Williams Lake Tribune)

VIDEO: Pilot touches down CC-130 Hercules in Williams Lake after long journey to aviation

Flight a return to where his interest in aviation began, when his father flew firefighting airplanes

Former Williams Lake resident, Captain Shawn Tyerman, of the Royal Canadian Air Force touches down with a CC130 Hercules aircraft into the Williams Lake Regional Airport on Nov. 10, 2022 for a brief reunion with some friends. Read the story of Tyerman’s lifelong journey to realizing his aviation dreams on Page 9. (Ruth Lloyd photo - Williams Lake Tribune)
The Tribune’s Ruth Lloyd was out on the Fox Mountain trails on Nov. 12, 2022, enjoying some fresh air and sunshine. (Guy Ridler photo)

Fat is back —fat biking season back for Cariboo cyclists

For cyclists who enjoy riding trails in the winter, trails are once again being packed for biking

The Tribune’s Ruth Lloyd was out on the Fox Mountain trails on Nov. 12, 2022, enjoying some fresh air and sunshine. (Guy Ridler photo)
An RCMP member stands with a weapon along Highway 97 above Fran Lee Trailer Court in Williams Lake on Nov. 15, 2022. (Ruth Lloyd photo - Williams Lake Tribune)

UPDATE: Police investigation wraps up at Fran Lee Trailer Court

Three RCMP vehicles were on scene Tuesday morning

An RCMP member stands with a weapon along Highway 97 above Fran Lee Trailer Court in Williams Lake on Nov. 15, 2022. (Ruth Lloyd photo - Williams Lake Tribune)
Breelyn Grinder and Paul Grinder were the local hunters who helped guide Art Napoleon and Dan Hayes on their moose hunt in the Tsilhqot’in (Chilcotin). (Mooswa Films photo)

Food, culture combine in tv episode filmed at Tl’etinqox in the Chilcotin

Moosemeat & Marmalade docuseries episode using local guides to gather food, streaming on APTN

Breelyn Grinder and Paul Grinder were the local hunters who helped guide Art Napoleon and Dan Hayes on their moose hunt in the Tsilhqot’in (Chilcotin). (Mooswa Films photo)
Carl Johnson, owner of Kit and Kaboodle, on right, and store manager Keira Holte, second from left present Hope Tallen, on left, and Phyllis Websted-Jack with a donation to the Orange Shirt Day Society raised through the sale of orange shirts. (Photo submitted)
Carl Johnson, owner of Kit and Kaboodle, on right, and store manager Keira Holte, second from left present Hope Tallen, on left, and Phyllis Websted-Jack with a donation to the Orange Shirt Day Society raised through the sale of orange shirts. (Photo submitted)
Cameron Catalano with the SOCAN award for Achievement in Made-for-TV-Movie Award he was presented with at a gala awards ceremony in Toronto on Oct. 17, 2022. (SOCAN photo)

Composer from Williams Lake wins national award for scoring made-for-TV-movie

Hard work and persistence pays off with a career in the music industry

Cameron Catalano with the SOCAN award for Achievement in Made-for-TV-Movie Award he was presented with at a gala awards ceremony in Toronto on Oct. 17, 2022. (SOCAN photo)
Bill Chelsea leans on the first aid truck in front of the rodeo grounds at Esk’et Rodeo as he takes a break from directing volunteers and organizing the event. (Ruth Lloyd photo - Williams Lake Tribune)

Esk’et cowboy Bill Chelsea still has two feet in the stirrups and a hand on the reins

He wants to pass the torch but he’s still leading the charge with the Esk’et Rodeo and their roundup

Bill Chelsea leans on the first aid truck in front of the rodeo grounds at Esk’et Rodeo as he takes a break from directing volunteers and organizing the event. (Ruth Lloyd photo - Williams Lake Tribune)
Young Williams Lake Stampeders fans reach out in hopes of a fist bump as players return to the ice after a break. (Angie Mindus photo - Williams Lake Tribune)

Morale is high as Williams Lake Stampeders head into 2022-23 season

Hockey team has some new blood but strong lineup of veteran players

Young Williams Lake Stampeders fans reach out in hopes of a fist bump as players return to the ice after a break. (Angie Mindus photo - Williams Lake Tribune)
Sierra Chi?ela William, right, sits with her grandmother Eileen William, after receiving her sash as a finalist for Miss Canada Petite Global. (Roger William photo)

Tsilhqot’in woman hoping to bring Miss Canada Globe Petite title to Xeni Gwet’in

Sierra Chi?ela William competes for pageant title in Toronto

Sierra Chi?ela William, right, sits with her grandmother Eileen William, after receiving her sash as a finalist for Miss Canada Petite Global. (Roger William photo)
Eva Hoelzler attaches tags to her weaving in preparation for the Medieval Market, which she has been a vendor at since it began. (Ruth Lloyd photo - Williams Lake Tribune)

OUR HOMETOWN: Weaving through life

Eva Hoelzler has been working with fibre for most of her life

Eva Hoelzler attaches tags to her weaving in preparation for the Medieval Market, which she has been a vendor at since it began. (Ruth Lloyd photo - Williams Lake Tribune)
Cole Patenaude and the Screech Owls entertained disc golfers at Fox Mountain Brewing as part of the Huckfest festivities on Oct. 30, 2022. (Monica Lamb-Yorski photo - Williams Lake Tribune)

Cariboo Disc Golf Club hosts Halloween Huckfest on Boitanio Park Course

Event drew around 50 golfers to brave strong winds

Cole Patenaude and the Screech Owls entertained disc golfers at Fox Mountain Brewing as part of the Huckfest festivities on Oct. 30, 2022. (Monica Lamb-Yorski photo - Williams Lake Tribune)
Megan Monds, left, plays Cheryl and Keegan Follack plays Betty in the Williams Lake Studio Theatre production of Buying the Moose which opens Nov. 9, 2022. (Ruth Lloyd photo - Williams Lake Tribune)

Williams Lake Studio Theatre play Buying the Moose brings light and laughter

A lighthearted comedy set to bring some joy to audiences through November

Megan Monds, left, plays Cheryl and Keegan Follack plays Betty in the Williams Lake Studio Theatre production of Buying the Moose which opens Nov. 9, 2022. (Ruth Lloyd photo - Williams Lake Tribune)
Ray Hornby, from left, Leo Rankin, and Matt Burkey, were all out helping to clear snowshoe trails during a work bee at Bull Mountain on Oct. 30, 2022. (Ruth Lloyd photo - Williams Lake Tribune)

Williams Lake Cross Country Ski Club volunteers prep trails just before arrival of snow

Volunteers were out at Bull Mountain to brush out snowshoe trails and other pre-season prep work

Ray Hornby, from left, Leo Rankin, and Matt Burkey, were all out helping to clear snowshoe trails during a work bee at Bull Mountain on Oct. 30, 2022. (Ruth Lloyd photo - Williams Lake Tribune)
Haze Grinder, a Grade 9 student at Columneetza, practices a serve as he waits for the rest of the students to join him in the volleyball club at lunch break on Nov. 1, 2022. (Ruth Lloyd photo - Williams Lake Tribune)

Volleyball Club bringing back Cariboo Hobby Con to Columneetza Nov. 26

Volleyball club fundraiser hosts vendors of collectibles and locally made goods

Haze Grinder, a Grade 9 student at Columneetza, practices a serve as he waits for the rest of the students to join him in the volleyball club at lunch break on Nov. 1, 2022. (Ruth Lloyd photo - Williams Lake Tribune)
Brenda Bourdon at the Mad Hatter’s Tea Party- themed Cariboo Memorial Hospital foundation gala fundraiser at the Sacred Heart Hall in Williams Lake on Nov. 5, 2022. (Ruth Lloyd photo - Williams Lake Tribune)

PHOTOS: Cariboo Memorial Foundation fundraiser gala draws a wild card crowd

A Mad Hatter’s Tea Party theme draws out the Queen of Hearts and some white rabbits too

Brenda Bourdon at the Mad Hatter’s Tea Party- themed Cariboo Memorial Hospital foundation gala fundraiser at the Sacred Heart Hall in Williams Lake on Nov. 5, 2022. (Ruth Lloyd photo - Williams Lake Tribune)
Student volunteers Hailey-Ann Dunbar, Jessabelle Trelenberg, Alexis McComber and Shailynn Brommit will be helping out before and during the annual fundraising event, on Nov. 19 and 20, 2022. (Kim Nowotny photo)

Medieval Market returns to Williams Lake

Annual craft and artisan fair and fundraiser will take place on Nov. 19 and 20

Student volunteers Hailey-Ann Dunbar, Jessabelle Trelenberg, Alexis McComber and Shailynn Brommit will be helping out before and during the annual fundraising event, on Nov. 19 and 20, 2022. (Kim Nowotny photo)
Dr. Harsh Hundal, from left, an emergency room physician, Natasha Yaworski, a registered nurse, and Todd Onsorge critical care manager, show off the laryngoscope the Cariboo Memorial Hospital Auxiliary Society purchased for emergency critical care. (Photo submitted)

Cariboo Memorial Hospital Auxiliary Society grants some hospital staff wishes through equipment purchase

Society able to purchase needed equipment for hospital thanks to gift shop sales and donations

Dr. Harsh Hundal, from left, an emergency room physician, Natasha Yaworski, a registered nurse, and Todd Onsorge critical care manager, show off the laryngoscope the Cariboo Memorial Hospital Auxiliary Society purchased for emergency critical care. (Photo submitted)
RCMP enlisted the public’s help in finding a woman missing from the Anahim Lake area. She was located early this week, according to RCMP. (RCMP photo)

UPDATE: Woman missing in Anahim Lake area found safe

RCMP were able to locate Fay Dewetter early this week

RCMP enlisted the public’s help in finding a woman missing from the Anahim Lake area. She was located early this week, according to RCMP. (RCMP photo)