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CASUAL COUNTRY 2017: BC Cowboy Hall of Fame a treasure trove of history

Men on horseback working cattle are an integral part of North American history.

  • Dec 13th, 2017

CASUAL COUNTRY 2017: Paramedic team honoured by Stampede Association

The first-aid team caring for competitors and spectators alike during Stampede are all volunteers.

CASUAL COUNTRY 2017: Williams Lake’s Jaylyn Byer honoured for work with Stampede Association

Jaylyn Byer has been volunteering with the Stampede Association for more than 15 years.

CASUAL COUNTRY 2017: Artists help spread Stampede spirit through art

As 2018 approaches, we take a look back at some of the stories from Casual Country 2017.

Van giveaway contest designed to help those in need

Cariboo Chevrolet seeks stories for pre-holiday giveaway

  • Nov 13th, 2017
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Young cougar kitten rescued by COS
Opioid Crisis update for Williams Lake city council
Brock Hoyer goes for repeat gold at X Games
New BC Transit buses for Williams Lake

Making Pictures With Professional Photographer John Enman

Building a bridge in the Light the Portrait workshop

  • Oct 19th, 2017

Batten down the hatches winter is coming

When the nights get colder and frost starts appearing in the mornings it’s time to take action

Smart 55: Celebrating 50 years of law practice

Williams Lake lawyer Bill Herdy, 76, does not plan to retire any time soon

Order of Canada marking 50-year anniversary

Quintessential Canadian additions to this year’s Order of Canada

Miss BC competition a ‘catalyst’ for confidence, advocacy

Past winner Tara Teng reflects on her accomplishments as this year’s event approaches

Leadership lessons forged from politics

Book review: On! Achieving Excellence in Leadership

B.C. celebrates Easter

Kids across the province hunted for eggs and took part in all sorts of Easter fun

Tips on saving money this tax season

The Canada Revenue Agency offers some ways to save time and money

CANADA 150: Tracing the roots of Canada’s love for hockey

Paul Henderson reminisces about the greatest goal scored in Canada’s greatest game

Missionaries host open house

Two young women are serving in Williams Lake as missionaries with the Church of Jesus Christ of Latter Day Saints.

VIDEO: Security camera captures deer taking out man in Smithers

Cary McCook wasn't hurt but he is laughing about it

Light it up blue for World Autism Awareness Day

Every year on April 2, the organization invites the world to #lightitupblue

VIDEO: Students battle in Pacific Northwest robotics competition

More than 300 high school students from B.C., Alta., and Washington took part in the VEX Robotics competition

Taste standards for pot are coming: UBC study

Marijuana could soon have flavours as standardized as shiraz and pinot gris are for wine