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Preventing falls an important health issue for older Canadians

Preventing falls an important health issue for older Canadians

Understanding the impact of falls, and how to prevent them, is crucial for seniors' health and well-being
In 1907, members of Ashcroft Indian Band gather on horseback

In 1907, members of Ashcroft Indian Band gather on horseback

A photograph from 1907, labelled "Ashcroft Indians on horseback," shows a group of First Nations people gathered near the CPR track, not far from the station and depot.
Photos: Restoration nearly complete at Hope's storm-damaged Othello Tunnels

Photos: Restoration nearly complete at Hope's storm-damaged Othello Tunnels

Coquihalla Canyon Park was heavily damaged in November 2021 storms
108 Mile ranchers cry foul over garbage, ATV usage

108 Mile ranchers cry foul over garbage, ATV usage

Private ranchers in the 108 Mile Ranch and Lac la Hache areas are crying foul over garbage dumping and illegal ATV usage on their private property.
Mischief, impaired driving, collisions keep zvakwana RCMP busy

Mischief, impaired driving, collisions keep zvakwana RCMP busy

Missing person incident part of 98 calls to service
High-octane fun at special Ashcroft market and BC DragiT Challenge

High-octane fun at special Ashcroft market and BC DragiT Challenge

The Ashcroft Farmers’ Market is planning a special night market to coincide with the BC DragiT Challenge in Cache Creek
Journal Archives: In 1924, North Bend might get highway connection

Journal Archives: In 1924, North Bend might get highway connection

Speculation about new Cariboo Highway suggests route could cross Fraser River near North Bend
New Ashcroft and District Hospice Society office now open

New Ashcroft and District Hospice Society office now open

Hospice Society office is now open two days a week, and appointments can be made for other days and times
Small but enthusiastic group took part in 12th annual Skip's Run

Small but enthusiastic group took part in 12th annual Skip's Run

Annual run, walk, or cycle event in Ashcroft keeps alive the memory of longtime Lion Skip Stuart
Indigenous Day events taking place throughout region this week

Indigenous Day events taking place throughout region this week

Local First Nations are planning celebrations to commemorate the day, with all welcome to attend and enjoy music, food, crafts, and more