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Pipeline protest keeps popular Clearwater-area provincial park closed

By Greg Fry
July 11, 2018 - 9:32am Updated: July 11, 2018 - 2:32pm

CLEARWATER — If you were thinking of heading out to North Thompson River Provincial Park just outside of Clearwater this week for some camping, think again.

The Ministry of Environment says the park is closed due to a protest against the Trans Mountain pipeline expansion project.

Cache Creek Mayor John Ranta
Cache Creek Mayor John Ranta Image Credit: CFJC Today

TNRD chair on Greyhound downsizing: 'Disappointed but not surprised'

By Greg Fry
July 9, 2018 - 1:58pm Updated: July 9, 2018 - 5:26pm

CACHE CREEK — Greyhound Canada's decision to halt its operations in Western Canada come October 31 this year due to declining ridership came as no surprise to Cache Creek Mayor and Thompson-Nicola Regional District Chair John Ranta.

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Bonaparte Valley residents remember Elephant Hill Wildfire one year later

By Adam Donnelly
July 9, 2018 - 1:32pm Updated: July 9, 2018 - 5:26pm

CACHE CREEK, BC — July 6th marked the one year anniversary of the start of the Ashcroft Reserve Fire, a fire that on July 7th would take off through the hills to the west of Cache Creek, cutting off power to the region and causing the evacuations of thousands of residents in the TNRD and CRD.