Quesnel's 4th Annual Purple Day campaign kicks off

!Mayor Bob Simpson, left, tapped into his purple side in honour of March being Epilepsy Awareness Month in Canada and Quesnel’s 4th Annual Campaign for the VGH Seizure Investigation Unit. epilepsyQuesnel’s Natasha Wasmuth, right, along with several community supporters will be holding various fundraisers in the lead up to Global Purple Day March 26, including a night with Alex Cuba at The Occidental, March 25. Tickets are available for the concert at The Occidental for $35/each. The evening will also include a dessert auction and silent auction. - Annie Gallant photo
  •  updated Feb 23, 2017 at 12:56 PM

March is Epilepsy Awareness Month in Quesnel and for the past four years Natasha Wasmuth and her volunteers have fundraised


Time to form your team for Bowl for Kids Sake

  •  updated Feb 23, 2017 at 1:12 PM

BBBSQ is once again preparing for their major fundraiser Bowl for Kids Sake


Bert De Vink's message is in his sculptures

  •  updated Feb 23, 2017 at 1:10 PM

An immigrant from the Netherlands, Bert De Vink carved a life in Canada through his trades skills and his artwork


Most B.C. parents don’t know if their kids’ carseats are safe: BCAA

  • B.C. updated Feb 23, 2017 at 1:09 PM

Association’s research suggests only one-quarter get their carseats checked by an expert


Kangaroos drop game one to Williams Lake

  •  posted Feb 23, 2017 at 11:00 AM

The Quesnel Kangaroos came up short in their first game of the second round against the Williams Lake Stampeders last weekend.


VIDEO: Pink Shirt Day B.C.

  •  updated Feb 22, 2017 at 5:06 PM

Watch Pink Shirt Day as seen across British Columbia

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Almost 130,000 Canadians have marijuana prescriptions

  • updated Feb 24, 2017 at 8:55 AM

Latest numbers show a 32-per-cent increase from three months earlier.

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