Andrea DeMeer

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Compost boss gets hate mail over piles of dead pigs near Princeton

‘I’m not responsible for the pigs’ deaths. I’m responsible for the clean up’

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As of Sunday, Jan. 16, the Highway 3 light was fully functioning, and the Highway 5A light was in progress and acting as a four way stop. Photo Andrea DeMeer

Princeton’s mayor uses video to teach residents how to use new traffic lights

‘Some people really don’t like the idea of having a traffic light in town’

As of Sunday, Jan. 16, the Highway 3 light was fully functioning, and the Highway 5A light was in progress and acting as a four way stop. Photo Andrea DeMeer
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EDITORIAL: Local politics right now are unhelpful and ridiculous

This is the worst crisis in Princeton’s history, and the moment for everyone to bring their best

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Princeton woman, 70, pursues purse snatcher through grocery store

Chilliwack man detained by civilians until police arrive

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Coalmont Road will close for three hours today

Beginning at 3 p.m. the road is closed for avalanche control

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Warsaw Zoo photo.

COLUMN: Confessions of an elephant rider

Don’t tell me what to do, and get out of the way of my elephant before you get stepped on.

Warsaw Zoo photo.
Warsaw Zoo photo.

COLUMN: Confessions of an elephant rider

Don’t tell me what to do, and get out of the way of my elephant before you get stepped on.

Warsaw Zoo photo.
MP Dan Albas, questioning Prime Minister Justin Trudeau on flood relief for Princeton, Nov. 30 2021. Photo Facebook

Albas presses feds for Princeton flood relief

‘We need an actual commitment, beyond just words’

MP Dan Albas, questioning Prime Minister Justin Trudeau on flood relief for Princeton, Nov. 30 2021. Photo Facebook
MP Dan Albas, questioning Prime Minister Justin Trudeau on flood relief for Princeton, Nov. 30 2021. Photo Facebook

Albas presses feds for Princeton flood relief

‘We need an actual commitment, beyond just words’

MP Dan Albas, questioning Prime Minister Justin Trudeau on flood relief for Princeton, Nov. 30 2021. Photo Facebook
Approximately 300 Princeton homes remain under evacuation order. Spotlight file photo

Princeton hopes to establish ‘camp’ for flood victims in industrial park

Self-contained temporary housing units have been requested from the province

Approximately 300 Princeton homes remain under evacuation order. Spotlight file photo
One of the projects costing Princeton is the drilling of new water lines under the Tulameen River. In the photo above, Mayor Spencer Coyne displays the municipality’s ingenuity in using a series of fire hoses to carry water to the north side of town, before the province approved a more permanent solution.

Princeton residents could face a 70% tax increase in 2022, due to flood bills

The municipality owes $2 million, and is asking for help from the federal government

One of the projects costing Princeton is the drilling of new water lines under the Tulameen River. In the photo above, Mayor Spencer Coyne displays the municipality’s ingenuity in using a series of fire hoses to carry water to the north side of town, before the province approved a more permanent solution.
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Princeton water woes improve just in time for the holidays

Boil water advisories lifted, and do not consume orders downgraded

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Man calls 911 to report RCMP seized his vehicle, stranding him in Princeton

‘Mario Andretti was going from Edmonton to Vancouver’

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‘Twas The Night Before Christmas – A Princeton poem

And all through Prince Town not a creature was stirring…

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Princeton Mayor Spencer Coyne directed traffic at the intersection of Highway 5A and Bridge Street, Nov. 14. Photo Andrea DeMeer

Province installing traffic lights in Princeton to support its vulnerable highways

“People will have to stop, and hopefully we will avoid some of the accidents we have had around there, and the near misses.”

Princeton Mayor Spencer Coyne directed traffic at the intersection of Highway 5A and Bridge Street, Nov. 14. Photo Andrea DeMeer
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‘You can’t make this stuff up’: Princeton RCMP

Thieves make several trips to haul away $100,000 in property from Kennedy Lake home

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Highway 3 is backed up again in Princeton, Saturday Dec. 18. Photo Andrea DeMeer

Highway 3 through Princeton at another standstill

Traffic controller says all trucks are being inspected for use of chains

Highway 3 is backed up again in Princeton, Saturday Dec. 18. Photo Andrea DeMeer
The former Overwaitea parking lot on Bridge Street has become the depository for debris resulting from the Nov. 14 flood. Photo Andrea DeMeer

Trucks haul tonnes of flood debris from Princeton’s downtown

Mayor says the clean up will take weeks

The former Overwaitea parking lot on Bridge Street has become the depository for debris resulting from the Nov. 14 flood. Photo Andrea DeMeer
Water warnings are posted throughout town. Photo Andrea DeMeer

No word on when drinkable water will come out of Princeton taps

Line disinfection and testing begins this week

Water warnings are posted throughout town. Photo Andrea DeMeer
Flood damage on Fenchurch Avenue. (File photo)
Flood damage on Fenchurch Avenue. (File photo)