Andrea DeMeer

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Princeton man accused of sex crimes fails to appear in court

Judge threatens warrant for arrest

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A bronze cougar guards the entrance to town hall, and more statues are on their way. Photo Andrea DeMeer

Princeton sees increase in tourism, despite devastating flood

Municipality credits bronze statues as a draw, and more are on the way

A bronze cougar guards the entrance to town hall, and more statues are on their way. Photo Andrea DeMeer
Princeton Mayor Spencer Coyne takes questions in the museum regarding some of the area’s Indigenous roots. Photo Andrea DeMeer

Storm drain the star of the show for Princeton kids on municipal tour

Princeton Mayor Spencer Coyne spent a day with Grade One students

Princeton Mayor Spencer Coyne takes questions in the museum regarding some of the area’s Indigenous roots. Photo Andrea DeMeer
Princeton courtroom. (File photo)
Princeton courtroom. (File photo)
The public works yard on Harold Avenue was destroyed in the November 2021 flood. (File photo)

Princeton’s new public works yard to be built in Industrial Park

The $1.5 million cost of the new facility will be covered by insurance, following the 2021 flood

The public works yard on Harold Avenue was destroyed in the November 2021 flood. (File photo)
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People not even living in Princeton and area applied for thousands of dollars in flood relief

‘Times like these bring out the best in people, and also sometimes the worst.’

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Princeton kids sent home from school for refusing to wear masks, says mom

District steps in and welcomes mask-less students back to classroom

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The trestle on the KVR was seriously damaged from the flooding that occurred in November 2021. (Contributed)

Province has no plans to replace KVR trestle near Princeton

Parts of the damaged bridge are being removed this week for safety

The trestle on the KVR was seriously damaged from the flooding that occurred in November 2021. (Contributed)
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Princeton makes decisions on grant dollars for local groups

Five thousand dollars awarded for punk rock music festival

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Kim English, working with the Community Foundation of South Okanagan Similkameen, initiated a fund that has raised nearly $1 million for Princeton flood victims. Spotlight file photo

March 8 is International Wonder Women’s Day

Many women, striving in 2022, didn’t grow up even imagining they’d qualify for success in business or politics. So they just don’t try.

Kim English, working with the Community Foundation of South Okanagan Similkameen, initiated a fund that has raised nearly $1 million for Princeton flood victims. Spotlight file photo
The town owns approximately 80 acres of developable land near the airport. Photo Town of Princeton

Town of Princeton pitches housing boom at airport

Developers are being courted to build more than 160 units in $100 million project

The town owns approximately 80 acres of developable land near the airport. Photo Town of Princeton
Princeton Mayor Spencer Coyne joined MDS volunteers for a coffee break Thursday Feb. 24, with the comforting beverage courtesy of Cool Beanz. Photo Andrea DeMeer

Mennonite group helps Princeton flood victims rebuild

Nearly 100 volunteers have come to town so far, helping to restore 43 homes

Princeton Mayor Spencer Coyne joined MDS volunteers for a coffee break Thursday Feb. 24, with the comforting beverage courtesy of Cool Beanz. Photo Andrea DeMeer
Princeton Mayor Spencer Coyne joined MDS volunteers for a coffee break Thursday Feb. 24, with the comforting beverage courtesy of Cool Beanz. Photo Andrea DeMeer

Mennonite group helps Princeton flood victims rebuild

Nearly 100 volunteers have come to town so far, helping to restore 43 homes

Princeton Mayor Spencer Coyne joined MDS volunteers for a coffee break Thursday Feb. 24, with the comforting beverage courtesy of Cool Beanz. Photo Andrea DeMeer
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EDITORIAL: Please Princeton, can we just focus on the alligators?

Freedom Convoy distracts government from urgent needs

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Posse down 2-0 in playoff series

Team takes on Osoyoos Friday night at Princeton arena

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Approximately 150 people turned out for a Freedom Convoy rally in downtown Princeton on Saturday, Jan.29. (Andrea DeMeer photo)

Six Princeton households donated to truck convoy

Town accounts for $750 in contributions according to leaked data

Approximately 150 people turned out for a Freedom Convoy rally in downtown Princeton on Saturday, Jan.29. (Andrea DeMeer photo)
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Princeton children send heartfelt thanks to local cops

Messages arrive at local detachment

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Auto Tac is a print shop, producing clothing to order, signage and related items. (Facebook photo)

Princeton business owner takes council to task over shopping local

Jackie Hilton of Auto Tac asks for more opportunities to quote on work

Auto Tac is a print shop, producing clothing to order, signage and related items. (Facebook photo)
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Rebuilding continues on Fenchurch Avenue in Princeton, while evacuation orders for the area have been lifted. Photo Andrea DeMeer

Without imminent threat, evac orders and alerts lifted for Princeton

Hundreds in town can still not enter their homes

Rebuilding continues on Fenchurch Avenue in Princeton, while evacuation orders for the area have been lifted. Photo Andrea DeMeer