Andrea DeMeer

Anyone entering the backcountry should be equipped with a GPS satellite device, like the Garmin InReach, says RCMP. (Pikist image)

Princeton RCMP, U.S. sheriff, work together for safety of elderly hiker

Police stress the importance of GPS satellite devices, when entering the backcountry

Anyone entering the backcountry should be equipped with a GPS satellite device, like the Garmin InReach, says RCMP. (Pikist image)
BC Wildfire is attacking the Tulameen area fire by helicopter. Photo Bob Sterne

Helicopters bucketing fire near Tulameen

Blaze close to internet tower, says local business owner

BC Wildfire is attacking the Tulameen area fire by helicopter. Photo Bob Sterne
BC Wildfire is attacking the Tulameen area fire by helicopter. Photo Bob Sterne

Helicopters bucketing fire near Tulameen

Blaze close to internet tower, says local business owner

BC Wildfire is attacking the Tulameen area fire by helicopter. Photo Bob Sterne
The Vermilion Fork Metis Association hopes to eventually purchase the property from the town and regional district. Photo Andrea DeMeer

Princeton and RDOS partner to buy chamber building on Highway 3

Metis association hopes to turn property into cultural centre

The Vermilion Fork Metis Association hopes to eventually purchase the property from the town and regional district. Photo Andrea DeMeer
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Princeton opens the door for food truck vendors

Mayor says new policy serves consumers and entrepreneurs

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Voters give Princeton green light on $7 million loan

Town can proceed with borrowing process to improve infrastructure

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Crews from local fire departments and B.C. Wildfire Services are battling a large wildland fire near Coldstream that broke out Friday night off Highway 97 south of Vernon. Residents of Clerke Road and Commonage Road between Bailey Road and Allen Brooks Way were put on evacuation alert by RCMP. (Gavin Phillips photo/@ItsGavP)

Wildfire near Vernon closes Highway 97; homes on Coldstream road evacuated

Large fire started around 10 p.m. Friday, July 9

Crews from local fire departments and B.C. Wildfire Services are battling a large wildland fire near Coldstream that broke out Friday night off Highway 97 south of Vernon. Residents of Clerke Road and Commonage Road between Bailey Road and Allen Brooks Way were put on evacuation alert by RCMP. (Gavin Phillips photo/@ItsGavP)
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Fire near Treparnier Provincial Park sparked by lightning

Small fire also at Loon Lake exit on Coquihalla Highway

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Two small fires outside Princeton area recreational communities burning Friday night, July 9. Image BC Wildfire

Small fires burn outside Tulameen and Missezula Lake near Princeton

Wildfire service reporting both blazes as .01 hectares

Two small fires outside Princeton area recreational communities burning Friday night, July 9. Image BC Wildfire
Jordan Naterer. Photo Vancouver Police Department.

Human remains found in Manning Park believed to belong to man missing since October 2020

Searchers confident they have found Jordan Naterer

Jordan Naterer. Photo Vancouver Police Department.
Jordan Naterer. Photo Vancouver Police Department.
Jordan Naterer. Photo Vancouver Police Department.
Jordan Naterer.  Photo Facebook.

Missing hiker died in Manning Park, says mother

‘Jordan’s final path was eventually determined’

Jordan Naterer.  Photo Facebook.
Jordan Naterer, 25, was last seen Saturday Oct. 10 2020. He planned a hike in the Manning Park area, and has not been seen since. Photo Facebook.

Gear belonging to missing Manning hiker discovered after 9 months

Police and GSAR search mountain following discovery

Jordan Naterer, 25, was last seen Saturday Oct. 10 2020. He planned a hike in the Manning Park area, and has not been seen since. Photo Facebook.
The bridge is constructed entirely of wood and is decaying. Photo Randy Halyk

Trestle connecting Tulameen to KVR trail is dying

A replacement will be required in 2022, says ministry

The bridge is constructed entirely of wood and is decaying. Photo Randy Halyk
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Paddle boarding – it’s not for everyone

Most paddlers appear to be slender and fit

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Tulameen firefighters, RCMP and ambulance responded to the emergency call. (Black Press file photo)

Surrey woman dies after being pinned against truck in rural Tulameen

RCMP say the death is being investigated as an accident

Tulameen firefighters, RCMP and ambulance responded to the emergency call. (Black Press file photo)
The church, which could be seen from Highway 3 near Hedley, was built by the band’s ancestors. Photo John Moody

Upper Similkameen Band describes pain caused by church fires

“Putting our lands, wildlife, and members at risk is not the way.”

The church, which could be seen from Highway 3 near Hedley, was built by the band’s ancestors. Photo John Moody
Temperatures on Monday June 28 reached 43 degrees Celsius in Princeton. This egg was cooked in a cast iron frying pan, on the hood of a 1984 Dodge pick up truck parked on the third bench, during the afternoon. It took one hour and 40 minutes. Photo and Chef Andrea DeMeer

Baby it’s HOT out there!

The need to stay safe in the heat exceeds COVID-19 concerns, says Interior Health

Temperatures on Monday June 28 reached 43 degrees Celsius in Princeton. This egg was cooked in a cast iron frying pan, on the hood of a 1984 Dodge pick up truck parked on the third bench, during the afternoon. It took one hour and 40 minutes. Photo and Chef Andrea DeMeer
Princeton Mayor Spencer Coyne took part in the ceremonial face-off June 17. (Contributed)

Princeton celebrates first official lacrosse game in 109 years

James Graham formed the local youth lacrosse association three years ago.

Princeton Mayor Spencer Coyne took part in the ceremonial face-off June 17. (Contributed)
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High school isn’t meant to be the best part your life – so don’t feel bad if it wasn’t

Take every advantage of being young, free and educated.

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