COVID-19 forces Quesnel 4-H auction outside

The auction has moved outdoors and allowed for proxy bidding to accommodate social distancing

Editorial: A Manitoba hello from your new Quesnel Observer reporter

Cassidy Dankochik drove from Gimli, Manitoba to Quesnel B.C. to start at the Observer.

Berlin zoo pandas celebrate their first birthday
Miss Canada 2020
Amateur Photographer of the Year 2020
British Columbia's provincial health officer offers some words of encouragement to the grads of 2020

QUIZ: Do you know the truth?

In what has been described as a post-truth era, how much do you know about truth and lies?

Solo exhibition “Pastel Stories” debuts at Quesnel Art Gallery

Marcela Bodorikova showcases experimentation with pastels in gallery’s August exhibition

  • Aug 8, 2020

HAPHAZARD HISTORY: The characters among the bull whackers

The men who drove the ox trains were characters

  • Aug 7, 2020

HAPHAZARD HISTORY: The tragic story of Jennie Stephenson

The gold rush wasn’t an easy life for women

QUIZ: How much do you know about British Columbia?

On this B.C. Day long weekend, put your knowledge of our province to the test

Signup underway for Fraser Basin Council’s youth program in Cariboo

The initiative is no cost, with travel and meal expenses reimbursed, along with ASL interpreters

  • Jul 31, 2020

Music lovers encouraged to tune into ArtWells Online: A Virtual Festival Of All Things Art

Online live concerts taking place Wednesdays, July 29 and August 5 starting at 7 p.m.

  • Jul 31, 2020

Are you a senior at home needing assistance with yard work? North Cariboo Seniors’ Council can help

The NCSC received a grant to help seniors with yard work

  • Jul 29, 2020

Wells Museum part of National Trust’s historic places selfie contest

This year the contest has digital component so people can participate from home

QUIZ: A summer’s day on the water

How much do you know about boats and other watercraft?

Looking for something good to read this summer?

Williams Lake Library staff offer their favourite book picks for summer

  • Jul 25, 2020

VIDEO: Cariboo women come to rescue of injured and abandonded hummingbirds

Caren Pritchard is caring for two of the tiny creatures for Second Chance Wildlife Rescue Society

HAPHAZARD HISTORY: Mysterious lake monsters from days gone by

Let’s go back about 90 years and see what the newspaper of the day had to say about the matter

  • Jul 25, 2020

Quesnel’s new Ambassadors crowned

Sarah Foottit, Beth Mattioli and Jadacia Barker are the 2020 Quesnel Ambassadors

Popular Likely Fishing Derby cancelled

Organizers made the decision this week to cancel the August long weekend event

Couple retire from market after three decades of growing food and supporting community

The last market for Cathy Allen and Rob Borsato will be Saturday, July 25

  • Jul 24, 2020