Access is a barrier for some rural Islanders wanting to apply for the Provincial Home Heating Program.
Hundreds of residents were evacuated from her small town, but Jillian Duffy and her family have been spared from the flooding and mud slides that have hammered BC’s Lower Mainland and Interior.
Adam Gerald Squires, 35 of Morell, was sentenced to 12 days in jail after pleading guilty to impaired driving in Georgetown Provincial Court on Thursday, November 18.
Four of the five new members of the Souris Volunteer Fire Department are from left Morgan Mooney, Gabe Bernard, Randy MacAulay and Liz Burke. The new recruits have spent the past year watching and learning and are now set to carry out their level one training. Missing: Matthew Rice.
Sediment from high slope fields that ends up in streams can be detrimental to both wildlife habitat and the farming industry. Mitigating that runoff is extremely important, Clarence Ryan of Pisquid River Enhancement Project (PREP), said.