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Heather King and Kim Nolin have closets full of donated dresses they are offering to grads who would otherwise not be able to easily afford their own.

Princeton students become royalty for day

Two Princeton women have closets full of donated gowns they are giving to grads who cannot easily afford their own.

Heather King and Kim Nolin have closets full of donated dresses they are offering to grads who would otherwise not be able to easily afford their own.
Copper Mountain Mine president Jim O'Rourke.

Princeton’s Copper Mountain Mine takes advantage of growing Asian market

Copper Mountain Mine is ahead of the government's plan to boost B.C.'s mining industry by tapping into growing demand in Asian markets.

Copper Mountain Mine president Jim O'Rourke.
Signs outside the Community Hospital Forum in Princeton alert the community to emergency department closures four times a week. The signs are also being displayed in businesses around town. The Hospital Forum provides information on the hospital and is open from noon to 6 p.m. Monday to Saturday.

Princeton business owners voice concerns about ER closures

Princeton's business community gathered to discuss the negative affects of scheduled emergency department closures four time a week.

Signs outside the Community Hospital Forum in Princeton alert the community to emergency department closures four times a week. The signs are also being displayed in businesses around town. The Hospital Forum provides information on the hospital and is open from noon to 6 p.m. Monday to Saturday.
The Stan Thompson Memorial Rodeo drew crowds May 12 and 13.

Princeton rodeo honours founder

Bareback riding, calf roping, saddle bronc, steer wrestling, team roping and barrel racing were part of the Stan Thompson Memorial Rodeo.

The Stan Thompson Memorial Rodeo drew crowds May 12 and 13.
Storage boxes like these could be banned in residential areas in Princeton.

Residential storage containers could be nixed in Princeton

Princeton does not have a bylaw against these containers yet, but council is considering creating one.

Storage boxes like these could be banned in residential areas in Princeton.
The old Argo building in Princeton burst into flames on May 11.

Investigation into Princeton building fire continues

Fire engulfed the old Argo Road Maintenance building near Highway 3 and Rocklin Avenue around 2 p.m. May 11.

The old Argo building in Princeton burst into flames on May 11.
Save Our Hospital organizer Dawn Gardner sits at her desk at the Community Hospital Forum in Princeton.

2,300 people sign petition for 24/7 emergency department in Princeton

More than 2,300 people have signed the petition for 24/7 emergency department care in Princeton, with plenty more on the way.

Save Our Hospital organizer Dawn Gardner sits at her desk at the Community Hospital Forum in Princeton.
Fire spread through the old Argo building in Princeton around 2 p.m. today.

UPDATE: Fire engulfs old Argo building in Princeton

The building was being used for storage, and police say no one was inside when the fire started.

Fire spread through the old Argo building in Princeton around 2 p.m. today.
A house flooded by Otter Lake in Tulameen on April 25.

Tulameen residents brace for another flood

Warm weather could mean Otter Lake will rise again, flooding houses blocks away as it did in late April.

A house flooded by Otter Lake in Tulameen on April 25.
A section of this car's front end was ripped off in an accident at Bridge Street and Highway 3 in Princeton.

Car accident in Princeton

An accident at Bridge Street and Highway 3 in Princeton slowed down traffic yesterday evening.

A section of this car's front end was ripped off in an accident at Bridge Street and Highway 3 in Princeton.
Coun. Kim Maynard holds open a door for Acting Mayor Jason Earle

Princeton councillors go on wheel-about

Princeton council members and businesspeople wheeled around downtown to see the obstacles people in wheelchairs can face daily.

Coun. Kim Maynard holds open a door for Acting Mayor Jason Earle

Bulky item collection for RDOS rural areas

Residents of Coalmont, Tulameen and Hedley can put unwanted large items out for pickup from May 14 to 18.

The Chain Reaction riders

Chain Reaction rides through Princeton

Three men passed through Princeton on a cross-country bike ride to help raise a quarter-million dollars to build a school in Ethiopia.

The Chain Reaction riders
Princeton medal bearer Alicia Myers hands over the Rick Hansen medal to Cameron Mcleod.

Princeton throws Rick Hansen Relay celebration

The Rick Hansen Relay visited Princeton yesterday, 25 years after its first travelled through town.

Princeton medal bearer Alicia Myers hands over the Rick Hansen medal to Cameron Mcleod.

Urban deer management committee to form in Princeton

An urban deer management committee will be formed within the next month to look at options to control the number of deer in Princeton.

Four-year-old Halli Brewer had her face painted like a puppy at Mining Day in Princeton on May 8.

Princeton celebrates Mining Day

Kids had their faces painted and panned for gold, while a long lineup formed for free hotdogs and hamburgers.

Four-year-old Halli Brewer had her face painted like a puppy at Mining Day in Princeton on May 8.
A youngster takes part in COPA for Kids in Princeton.

COPA for Kids comes to Princeton

More than 30 kids took part in one-day flying program put on by COPA for Kids at the Princeton Airport.

A youngster takes part in COPA for Kids in Princeton.

Mining Day in Princeton

Today is Mining Day in Princeton. Veteran's Square will have family-friendly activities.

Otter Lake in Tulameen drops back to normal, threat of another flood looms

Otter Lake has dropped back to normal, down from six feet above normal the week before.

RDOS unionized employees vote to strike

RDOS employees are asking for a 6.2 per cent pay raise in 2012 and a 3.18 per cent raise in 2013.