Health and wellness

Connelly Longe holds daughter Alayna after helping cut the ribbon to George Longe Memorial Park on Wednesday, August 5. (Rebecca Dyok photo)
Connelly Longe holds daughter Alayna after helping cut the ribbon to George Longe Memorial Park on Wednesday, August 5. (Rebecca Dyok photo)
Rodeo clinic, ranch visit entertains First Nations youth and elders in B.C.’s Interior

Rodeo clinic, ranch visit entertains First Nations youth and elders in B.C.’s Interior

A fun time had for Stswecem’c Xgat’tem First Nation at C+ Rodeos

Rodeo clinic, ranch visit entertains First Nations youth and elders in B.C.’s Interior
A wild horse blends in with the fall colours along the Meldrum Creek Road in the Chilcotin on Saturday, Oct. 21. (Michael White photo)
A wild horse blends in with the fall colours along the Meldrum Creek Road in the Chilcotin on Saturday, Oct. 21. (Michael White photo)
An upcoming noon-hour seminar being offered online free, Wednesday, June 24, by the Women’s Contact Society in Williams Lake will explore keeping children safe and active during this summer of COVID-19. Here some local children inspect tadpoles at the Dairy Fields recently. (Greg Sabatino photo - Williams Lake Tribune)

Family and child wellness focus of Williams Lake Women’s Contact Society online seminars

The monthly sessions are held over zoom the last Wednesday of the month

An upcoming noon-hour seminar being offered online free, Wednesday, June 24, by the Women’s Contact Society in Williams Lake will explore keeping children safe and active during this summer of COVID-19. Here some local children inspect tadpoles at the Dairy Fields recently. (Greg Sabatino photo - Williams Lake Tribune)
Three Corners Health Services Society is preparing to host an online mental health forum. The four-day event will be one of their longest events yet, says executive director Lori Sellars. (Rebecca Dyok photo)

Three Corners Health hopes to bridge the gap through online mental health forum

An opening ceremony will be held on Facebook on Sunday, June 21

Three Corners Health Services Society is preparing to host an online mental health forum. The four-day event will be one of their longest events yet, says executive director Lori Sellars. (Rebecca Dyok photo)
Bruce Mattson has owned Sta-well Health Foods Store and recently donated an electric bike for a raffle in Bella Coola that raised $2,800 for the local food bank. (Monica Lamb-Yorski photo - Williams Lake Tribune)

OUR HOMETOWN: Fuelling the community with healthy foods

The coronavirus pandemic has made the store busier than he could have ever dreamt up, Mattson said

Bruce Mattson has owned Sta-well Health Foods Store and recently donated an electric bike for a raffle in Bella Coola that raised $2,800 for the local food bank. (Monica Lamb-Yorski photo - Williams Lake Tribune)
Support of collaborative research vital to our future

Support of collaborative research vital to our future

Through strong partnerships, philanthropy is accelerating the fight against COVID-19 here in B.C.

  • Jun 1, 2020
Support of collaborative research vital to our future
Groundbreaking clinical trial saves B.C. woman’s life

Groundbreaking clinical trial saves B.C. woman’s life

BC Cancer Foundation donors essential for current and future research

  • May 18, 2020
Groundbreaking clinical trial saves B.C. woman’s life
Mother’s Day sweetened by daughter’s cancer-free results

Mother’s Day sweetened by daughter’s cancer-free results

Help change outcomes for patients with blood cancers like Morgan

  • May 4, 2020
Mother’s Day sweetened by daughter’s cancer-free results
Facing brain cancer with resilience

Facing brain cancer with resilience

Workout to Conquer Cancer celebrates what our bodies can do and supports BC Cancer Foundation

  • Mar 9, 2020
Facing brain cancer with resilience
Eileen Alberton, the community liaison for the Women’s Contact Society, is inviting the whole community out to the second annual International Women’s Day Wellness Fair at the Elks Hall this Saturday. (Patrick Davies photo - Williams Lake Tribune)

Second International Women’s Day Wellness Fair on Saturday

Held just before International Women’s Day on March 8, this event takes place from 10 a.m. to 4 p.m.

Eileen Alberton, the community liaison for the Women’s Contact Society, is inviting the whole community out to the second annual International Women’s Day Wellness Fair at the Elks Hall this Saturday. (Patrick Davies photo - Williams Lake Tribune)
A touch of Joy Stewart

A touch of Joy Stewart

Skin health guru customizes facial treatments

  • Mar 2, 2020
A touch of Joy Stewart
After more than 30 years working as a drug and alcohol counsellor in the community of Esk’et, Ken Johnson retired at the end of January. (Monica Lamb-Yorski photo - Williams Lake Tribune)

Drug and alcohol counsellor retires after a lifetime of touching lives

The community of Esk’etemc honoured Ken Johnson with a retirement party

After more than 30 years working as a drug and alcohol counsellor in the community of Esk’et, Ken Johnson retired at the end of January. (Monica Lamb-Yorski photo - Williams Lake Tribune)
Box to the beat of music at Spar Boxing

Box to the beat of music at Spar Boxing

Fitness duo Victoria Courtnall and Hayley Gustavson add to their exercise empire

  • Oct 18, 2019
Box to the beat of music at Spar Boxing
Dr. Ana Teresa Armas Enriquez advocates for women’s health

Dr. Ana Teresa Armas Enriquez advocates for women’s health

Women’s Vita medical clinic allows doctor’s true identity to shine

  • Sep 20, 2019
Dr. Ana Teresa Armas Enriquez advocates for women’s health
Sexual health is a core component of Vernon gynecologist’s practice

Sexual health is a core component of Vernon gynecologist’s practice

Dr. Nicholas Half takes pride in his rapport with patients

  • Jul 24, 2019
Sexual health is a core component of Vernon gynecologist’s practice
Give Me Strength, Give Me Pilates

Give Me Strength, Give Me Pilates

Instructor Melanie O’Connor caters to a variety of ages and skill levels in her Brentwood Bay studio

  • Mar 4, 2019
Give Me Strength, Give Me Pilates
Crossfit For Life

Crossfit For Life

Exercise training for fitness and well being

  • Aug 28, 2018
Crossfit For Life
Stacked - Sandwiches That Explode With Taste

Stacked – Sandwiches That Explode With Taste

Chef Heidi Fink creates recipes for sandwiches that satisfy everyone in your household

  • Aug 23, 2018
Stacked - Sandwiches That Explode With Taste