Community

Alzheimer Society of B.C. creates provincial dementia helpline

No one should have to face the journey alone, says organization

  • Nov 18, 2018

Local Toastmasters club improves confidence, leadership skills

The meetings take place every Wednesday at 6:30 p.m. at CNC

SAS hosts second annual Secret Santa for Seniors

Last year 40 seniors received gifts through the program

Back Country Horsemen to host ride for seniors

The North Cariboo Back Country Horsemen are running a food drive for seniors until Dec. 24

Talent show: B.C. girl, 8, memorizes entire periodic table

Grade 4 student Maya Lakhanpal heads to B.C. talent show finals with unique talent

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Shift Into Winter 2018
Halloween Downtown Quesnel
Weekend events in Quesnel, Sept. 28-30
Correlieu students try out operating heavy equipment via simulator

Council: what the next four years will bring

Quesnel’s mayor sets out ambitions for newly elected officials

MLA urges locals to seek out missing referendum ballots; get educated

MLA Oakes says she’s hearing daily of people who still haven’t received their voting packages

Column: the 4-H way of life

Local 4-H member Jacinta Meir on what being a member means to her

  • Nov 13, 2018

Food security: food costing in Northern B.C.

Northern B.C. residents have additional factors at play when it comes to food security

  • Nov 12, 2018

100 years of the War Amps organization

Second World War veteran reflects on 100 years of “amputees helping amputees”

  • Nov 12, 2018

Photo Gallery: Remembrance Day parade 2018

Hundreds lined the streets to pay their respects to all the brave veterans who have fought for us

My story: Observer columnist and long-time Quesnel resident Marian Gillard

The regular contributor has the spotlight turned on her

  • Nov 11, 2018

Remembering the fallen: Stories of local men in WWI

Tom Moffat extensively researched the names listed on the Quesnel Cenotaph

Local businesses to host Winter Kick Off in Wells

The Winter Kick Off in Wells will feature discounts and activities at a variety of businesses

Dunrovin celebrated Care Aide Assistants day

Local care home gives words of appreciation to staff

  • Nov 10, 2018

2018 marks 100 years since the end of World War I

Quesnel legion’s historian Doug Carey documents some of the atrocities of WWI

  • Nov 9, 2018

Great Canadian Songbook coming to Quesnel

Ken Lavigne, Diyet and Tiller’s Folly make up the group

The Union Jack will play a part in this year’s Remembrance Day ceremonies

In WWI, Canadian soldiers fought under the British Union Jack even though we had our own flag

  • Nov 9, 2018

Remembering Northern B.C.’s Flying Tigers

The legend of World War Two pilots Albert and Cedric Mah, as told by their daughters