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Louise Gentile

November 4, 1948 - October 10, 2022With love and support by family…

  • Oct 10, 2022
Jaqui McDermott (Photo - @MerrittRCMP/Twitter)

Body of Ontario woman missing in B.C. found

Criminality is not believed to be a factor

  • Oct 9, 2022
Jaqui McDermott (Photo - @MerrittRCMP/Twitter)
Ionut Bordieanu (left) with Greenco Robots and Neil Janssen with Bouygues double check the new cleaning robots at Kelowna International Airport before sending them off on their duties (Brittany Webster - Capital News)

Flying into the future: New cleaning robots at Kelowna airport first in Canada

YLW has purchased 3 Greenco Robots to assist with facility maintenance

  • Oct 9, 2022
Ionut Bordieanu (left) with Greenco Robots and Neil Janssen with Bouygues double check the new cleaning robots at Kelowna International Airport before sending them off on their duties (Brittany Webster - Capital News)
Chris Germana and Motor Werke. Photograph by Lia Crowe

Making it Werke

Chris Germana’s popular mechanics

  • Oct 7, 2022
Chris Germana and Motor Werke. Photograph by Lia Crowe

Mary Ehrler

September 15, 1926 - October 7, 2022It is with profound sadness that…

  • Oct 7, 2022
As before, the WRX has standard all-wheel-drive and a six-speed manual transmission. A CVT is optional, but standard with Sport and Sport-tech trims fitted with Subaru’s EyeSight suite of dynamic-safety technologies. PHOTO: SUBARU

Rally-inspired sedan keeps its performance creds on the front burner

Many automakers participate directly or indirectly in motorsports. For the past two…

  • Oct 6, 2022
As before, the WRX has standard all-wheel-drive and a six-speed manual transmission. A CVT is optional, but standard with Sport and Sport-tech trims fitted with Subaru’s EyeSight suite of dynamic-safety technologies. PHOTO: SUBARU

Ove Andreas Munkelt Lomholt

January 31, 1940 - October 6, 2022In loving memory ~ It is…

  • Oct 6, 2022
Decorating with art. Lia Crowe photography

At home with art

Building a collection and using art to personalize your space

  • Oct 5, 2022
Decorating with art. Lia Crowe photography
The Furious Falcons are made up of players from Fernie Secondary School and The Fernie Academy. (Submitted by Min Merritt)

‘Furious Falcons looking sharp’: Fernie high school rugby players join forces

The Furious Falcons recently hit the pitch in Kimberley

  • Oct 4, 2022
The Furious Falcons are made up of players from Fernie Secondary School and The Fernie Academy. (Submitted by Min Merritt)
The cover of Wayne Norton’s latest book, ‘Beneath the Coal Dust’. (Image courtesy of Caitlin Press)

New Elk Valley history book to launch this week

‘Beneath the Coal Dust’ by Wayne Norton is about the historical journeys of the Elk Valley and Crowsnest Pass

  • Oct 3, 2022
The cover of Wayne Norton’s latest book, ‘Beneath the Coal Dust’. (Image courtesy of Caitlin Press)
July 6, 2022 - A view of a vegetable food board. Food and recipes by Ellie Shortt.  Don Denton photo.

Beautiful food boards

The art of charcuterie

  • Oct 3, 2022
July 6, 2022 - A view of a vegetable food board. Food and recipes by Ellie Shortt.  Don Denton photo.

Edgar Wildman

October 25, 1941 - October 3, 2022Edgar Wildman, son of Agnes Phoebe…

  • Oct 3, 2022
Janet Hanuse (left) with her youngest child Elleanna Hunt. Their family is working on breaking the cycle of intergenerational trauma from residential schools. (Photo by Nicole Crescenzi)

Breaking the cycle: How one B.C. woman’s healing journey is being passed to her children

Janet Hanuse talks about intergenerational trauma and how it’s impacted her family

  • Sep 30, 2022
Janet Hanuse (left) with her youngest child Elleanna Hunt. Their family is working on breaking the cycle of intergenerational trauma from residential schools. (Photo by Nicole Crescenzi)
Taylor Musseau - Lia Crowe photo

Game changer

Real estate dynamo Taylor Musseau brings a holistic approach to life and career

  • Sep 30, 2022
Taylor Musseau - Lia Crowe photo
Members of the Triangle Women’s Institute at Grasmere’s Pioneer Hall on September 24. (Image courtesy of Mary Giuliano)

Grasmere gathers to celebrate 85th anniversary of Triangle Women’s Institute

Contributed by Mary Giuliano Saturday September 24,2022 saw family and friends of…

  • Sep 28, 2022
Members of the Triangle Women’s Institute at Grasmere’s Pioneer Hall on September 24. (Image courtesy of Mary Giuliano)
Indigenous artist John Marston in his Chemainus studio.The painting behind him is by his friend, Ladysmith artist Dennis Brown. In front of him are architectural plans for new artist studios in Ladysmith that he is helping to design. Don Denton photo.

Rising from the storm

Stz’uminus artist John Marston

  • Sep 28, 2022
Indigenous artist John Marston in his Chemainus studio.The painting behind him is by his friend, Ladysmith artist Dennis Brown. In front of him are architectural plans for new artist studios in Ladysmith that he is helping to design. Don Denton photo.
Jolandi du Preeze special effects finger nails. Lia Crowe Photography

On top…by going over the top

Jolandi du Preez finds her creative match in special-effects nails

  • Sep 26, 2022
Jolandi du Preeze special effects finger nails. Lia Crowe Photography

Kenneth Edward Durant “Ken”

August 29, 1937 - September 24, 2022It is with profound sadness that…

  • Sep 24, 2022
Elk Valley Air Cadet, Sgt. Kamryn Rawles earned a glider pilot’s license this summer. (Contributed)

Elk Valley Air Cadet soars high

Local cadet, Sgt Kamryn Rawles is working to obtain a pilot’s licence

  • Sep 23, 2022
Elk Valley Air Cadet, Sgt. Kamryn Rawles earned a glider pilot’s license this summer. (Contributed)
Sara Edge and Daniel Martin with their dog Pippa  in their Nanaimo store Hoxton Home.  Don Denton photo.

Hoxton Home is where the heart is

New business part of Nanaimo’s pulsing OCQ neighbourhood

  • Sep 23, 2022
Sara Edge and Daniel Martin with their dog Pippa  in their Nanaimo store Hoxton Home.  Don Denton photo.