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Survey probes B.C.’s seniors care homes

Privacy, dignity, food quality among questions of Seniors Advocate (with VIDEO)

Personal Histories: Olympe & Joan Astra

Olympe & Joan Astra have opened their home to hundreds of children. Four were their own, four were adopted, and many more were fostered.

Balancing business with firefighting

Amar Bal, the owner of Esso and Chevron, and James Macdonald, co-owner of The Nomad, balance work with firefighting.

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          Tina Schultz channels her creativity with body painting

          Revelstoke's Tina Schultz creates amazing pieces of art using people's bodies as her canvas.

          Personal History: Helen Grace

          Helen Grace has been dedicated to Revelstoke for almost 90 years.

          Book explores paranormal activity in a small mountain town

          Brennan Storr's debut book tells stories of the paranormal in Revelstoke, B.C.

          In conversation: Sarah Harper & Stu Smith of the Revelstoke Garlic Festival

          Sarah Harper and Stu Smith are hosting the third Revelstoke Garlic Festival on their Track Street Grower farmer on Sunday, Sept. 18.

          Senior home survey seeks volunteers

          Volunteers to ask seniors about staff, food, privacy, medications and other conditions in residential care

          • Aug 26th, 2016

          Personal Histories: John Opra — the teacher, councillor and Legion member

          John Opra has played a central role in Revelstoke's development as both an educator and city councillor.

          Revelstoke Tourism launches new promotional video

          Casey Brown, Nadine Overwater, Chris Rubens, and Bruno Long star in new video promoting Revelstoke.

          • Aug 11th, 2016

          Collector program expanding to ‘muscle cars’

          Collector plates will be available next year for modified as well as stock cars made between 1958 and 1974

          Diving into food waste in Revelstoke

          Community Connections Food Recovery Program looking at ways to divert food waste from trash.

          • Aug 2nd, 2016

          Personal Histories: Maxine & Klass Rienks tell tales from the farmers market

          When the Revelstoke Farm & Craft Market started in 1987, Maxine and Klass Rienks were amongst the first few vendors

          B.C. DAY TRIVIA QUIZ: How much do you know about British Columbia?

          B.C. Day, on Monday, Aug. 1, is an opportunity to celebrate this spectacular province. See how well you know British Columbia.

          Google Street View comes to Mount Revelstoke and Glacier National Parks

          This year, you can plan your trip to Mount Revelstoke and Glacier national parks or visit virtually using Google Street View

          • Jul 25th, 2016

          Pokemon Go comes to Revelstoke

          Pokemon Go, the ridiculously popular mobile video game, is now available in Revelstoke.

          Arrow Heights Elementary students inspire stewardship of painted turtles

          AHE students create banners urging people to help protect painted turtles in Revelstoke.

          • Jul 7th, 2016

          Provincial campsite rush mostly B.C. residents

          Few BC Parks bookings going to commercial operators, solution is more campsite spaces, Environment Minister Mary Polak says

          Personal histories: Peter Waters – celebrity hair colourist

          Revelstoke's Peter Waters acted in London's West End theatre productions before launching a career as a hair colourist.

          Gallery: Revelstoke Mountain Paradise Show & Shine 2016

          The Mountain Paradise Show and Shine continues to delight year-after-year, and this past Saturday was no exception