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Battlefield Bike Ride in Normandy full of unforgettable moments for Quesnel woman

Highlight of seven-day ride in France was stepping onto Juno Beach with 95-year-old D-Day veteran

Quesnel Friendship Centre ‘becoming such a hub’

Quesnel Tillicum Society Native Friendship Centre offers wide variety of programs and services

PYRO Jet Truck considered one of the most impressive fire displays in the world

Rick Kopp is bringing his attention-grabbing truck to SkyFest, the Quesnel International Airshow

  • Jun 9, 2019
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Cariboo Sikh Temple Vaisakhi Celebration 2019
What the Duke of Ed Youth are all about
Duke of Edinburgh Award recipient Isabella Gonzalez-Kaminski
Duke of Edinburgh Award recipient Jennifer Lee

Quesnel Outback Quadders hold meet n’ greet pig roast

Fifty guests got to feast for free and check out the local trails

Daughters surprise Quesnel Land Army vet

Rose Till’s daughters dressed up as members of the Women’s Land Army to celebrate their mother’s work during WWII

Wells-Barkerville and Quesnel students create thank you cards for Canadian WWII soldiers

Homemade cards will be placed on 75 graves at Beny-sur-Mer Canadian War Cemetery

Quesnel Legion shares information about Canadian units that landed on Juno Beach

Royal Canadian Legion Branch 94 has hat brass and shoulder flashes from many units that served

  • Jun 6, 2019

Map tracks GPS-equipped bald eagles throughout B.C.

Residents are able to get a glimpse into the daily life of a bald eagle

Wells playwright returning to Normandy with show inspired by visiting for 60th anniversary of D-Day

Julia Mackey will perform Jake’s Gift in French and English as part of the D-Day 75th anniversary

Time capsule found in wall of White Rock church slated for demolition

‘Opportunity to say goodbye to First United’ set for Sunday

Excitement building around Wells Community Garden

There are 12 members this year, and they are building a new compost

Kyle Fowler bringing Go EZ Aerobatics to SkyFest

Fowler will perform thrilling aerobatics in his homebuilt Long EZ plane Aug. 2-4 in Quesnel

  • Jun 5, 2019

Photos: Local kids build a whale at West Park Mall

Strawberry Isle Marine Research Society brought an orca’s skeleton to teach kids about conservation

Legendary musician Gary Fjellgaard to perform at the Sunset Theatre in Wells

Fjellgaard is performing Wednesday, June 5

  • Jun 2, 2019

This and that for seniors: remember to update your hunting licence

Ginnie Dunn Webb writes the Observer’s monthly column for seniors

  • Jun 2, 2019

Dunrovin staff food hamper helps feed seniors in Quesnel

Care aide Elizabeth Onciul sets up the food hampers to collect donations

  • May 31, 2019

Indigenous Collective show starts this week at Quesnel Art Gallery

The show will feature several local First Nations artists

Photos: Celebrating Billie Bouchie Day

There was a wide variety of activities and entertainment in Bouchie Lake on May 25

Northern B.C. hotel owner wants to keep goats to tame weeds

Livestock is not permitted in Prince Rupert according to city bylaw