Annie Gallant

Lorraine Cyr accepts her commemoration of 50 years of service to Quesnel Order of the Eastern Star cancer dressing station.                                CONTRIBUTED PHOTO

Lorraine Cyr celebrates 50 years in service to Order of Eastern Star’s cancer dressing station

Quesnel’s Order of the Eastern Star Cancer Dressing Station has been contributing cancer dressings since 1958

Lorraine Cyr accepts her commemoration of 50 years of service to Quesnel Order of the Eastern Star cancer dressing station.                                CONTRIBUTED PHOTO
Quesnel resident chronicles the last five years of his wife’s battle with chronic infection

Quesnel resident chronicles the last five years of his wife’s battle with chronic infection

Keith Hill is looking to a bright future for his family

Quesnel resident chronicles the last five years of his wife’s battle with chronic infection
Quesnel retired teacher launches new writing career

Quesnel retired teacher launches new writing career

Fowkes launches second children’s book based on memories of her grandmother and her own grandchildren

Quesnel retired teacher launches new writing career
International Latin performer to play Quesnel on March 3

International Latin performer to play Quesnel on March 3

For the second year, Alex Cuba is performing a benefit concert for eQ fundraiser

International Latin performer to play Quesnel on March 3
Community Health Services’ new digs a work in progress

Community Health Services’ new digs a work in progress

G.R. Baker Memorial Hospital now home for all of Quesnel’s Community Health Services

Community Health Services’ new digs a work in progress
Big Brothers Big Sisters of Quesnel Littles proudly wear their anti-bullying T-shirts.                                Contributed photo

Big Brothers Big Sisters of Quesnel celebrates Anti-Bullying Day

Monthly column provides up-to-date information on the activites and events of the Big Brothers Big Sisters of Quesnel

Big Brothers Big Sisters of Quesnel Littles proudly wear their anti-bullying T-shirts.                                Contributed photo
Feliciano Guimaraes photo

Nazko set for Third Annual Arts and Music Festival on March 3

Fourth Annual Nazko Arts and Music festival is an excellent opportunity to see what the community’s local talent has to offer

Feliciano Guimaraes photo
The Other Side of Hope deftly blends tragedy and wry humour

The Other Side of Hope deftly blends tragedy and wry humour

This is a story of an unlikely community coming together under difficult circumstances

The Other Side of Hope deftly blends tragedy and wry humour
Philip Chiu to play in Quesnel on March 1 at Chuck Mobley Theatre.                                CONTRIBUTED PHOTO

Pianist Phillip Chiu to play Chuck Mobley Theatre March 1

Quesnel Live Arts presents Phillip Chiu and his new program Of Church and State

Philip Chiu to play in Quesnel on March 1 at Chuck Mobley Theatre.                                CONTRIBUTED PHOTO
Quesnel’s Natasha Wasmuth, left, poses with her neurosurgeon and VGH head of surgery Dr. Gary Redekip, middle, and VGH Foundation president and CEO Barbara Grantham at VGH Foundation Gala November 2017.                                CONTRIBUTED PHOTO

EpilepsyQuesnel raising funds for more Seizure Investigation Unit beds at VGH

VGH Foundation gets VCH approval to begin fundraising for SIU beds, Quesnel efforts are paying off

Quesnel’s Natasha Wasmuth, left, poses with her neurosurgeon and VGH head of surgery Dr. Gary Redekip, middle, and VGH Foundation president and CEO Barbara Grantham at VGH Foundation Gala November 2017.                                CONTRIBUTED PHOTO
Quilter’s placemat project brightens Maeford Place table settings

Quilter’s placemat project brightens Maeford Place table settings

Quesnel quilter creates placemats for senior residents at Maeford Place

Quilter’s placemat project brightens Maeford Place table settings
QDCAC Children’s Concert starts with a pizza party and finishes with performance

QDCAC Children’s Concert starts with a pizza party and finishes with performance

Its a pajama pizza party followed by the DuffleBag Theatre’s Cinderella for children of all ages

QDCAC Children’s Concert starts with a pizza party and finishes with performance
At a Jan. 17 meeting, the new Chamber of Commerce executive was elected. Back row, from left: Gloria Brown, Barbara Dodge, Debbie Roch, Greg Andrews, Jim Scott, and Ryan Broughton. Middle row, from left: Jillian Stockburger, Morgan Ross, Lori Carifelle and Michelle Daniels. Front row, from left: Tracy Bond, Julia Dillabough and Wendy Heppner. Missing from photo: Sheri Coles and Coral Beck.                                 TRACEY ROBERTS PHOTO

Quesnel Chamber of Commerce unveils new executive

Chamber president Julia Dillabough provides a preview of the coming year.

At a Jan. 17 meeting, the new Chamber of Commerce executive was elected. Back row, from left: Gloria Brown, Barbara Dodge, Debbie Roch, Greg Andrews, Jim Scott, and Ryan Broughton. Middle row, from left: Jillian Stockburger, Morgan Ross, Lori Carifelle and Michelle Daniels. Front row, from left: Tracy Bond, Julia Dillabough and Wendy Heppner. Missing from photo: Sheri Coles and Coral Beck.                                 TRACEY ROBERTS PHOTO
Green Tree Health and Wellness celebrates 10 years in Quesnel

Green Tree Health and Wellness celebrates 10 years in Quesnel

Local health food store celebrates 10 years of successful business in a community she loves

Green Tree Health and Wellness celebrates 10 years in Quesnel
Mary Murphy with daughter, Eileen, in Barkerville 1914 just before they returned to England, while husband James Murphy was serving during the First World War.                                 CONTRIBUTED PHOTO

The life of the intrepid Mary Murphy

Richard Dowson researched his family history through Quesnel resources

Mary Murphy with daughter, Eileen, in Barkerville 1914 just before they returned to England, while husband James Murphy was serving during the First World War.                                 CONTRIBUTED PHOTO
Joan Ramsay-Harker with one of her pieces.                                Annie Gallant photo

Quesnel Art Gallery February show is Art from the Heart

Every February Quesnel Art Gallery showcases emerging arts and established artists

Joan Ramsay-Harker with one of her pieces.                                Annie Gallant photo
Jean Speare, left, and Branwen Patenaude to be inducted into Gallery of Honour.                                Contributed photos

Gallery of Honour to induct two outstanding Cariboo women

Inductions of Jean Speare and Branwen Patenaude into the Gallery is slated for Feb. 3

Jean Speare, left, and Branwen Patenaude to be inducted into Gallery of Honour.                                Contributed photos
Quesnel Hospice Palliative Care Association’s auction, dinner and dance set for Feb. 3

Quesnel Hospice Palliative Care Association’s auction, dinner and dance set for Feb. 3

Annual auction a popular event, so public encouraged to get their tickets now

Quesnel Hospice Palliative Care Association’s auction, dinner and dance set for Feb. 3
Quesnel Winter Carnival set for LeBourdais Park

Quesnel Winter Carnival set for LeBourdais Park

The Winter Carnival offers the public a chance to sample winter sport at its best

Quesnel Winter Carnival set for LeBourdais Park
B.C. inventor hopes to make ball-hitch history

B.C. inventor hopes to make ball-hitch history

Local machinist invents tower and tongue device that he says will save lives

B.C. inventor hopes to make ball-hitch history