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Fall is in the air in Creston

Fall is in the air in Creston

A sure sign that fall is around the corner, the 93rd Creston Valley Fall Fair was held at the Creston and District Community Complex...
CBAL co-ordinator encourages Creston Valley literacy

CBAL co-ordinator encourages Creston Valley literacy

The ability to read is something that many people take for granted...
Green taxes on local government agenda

Green taxes on local government agenda

Municipal leaders are gathering for their annual convention in Vancouver at the end of September, and they'll be calling for changes to green taxes imposed by the B.C. government.
RCMP thank the community for help capturing Randall Hopley

RCMP thank the community for help capturing Randall Hopley

The subject of an Amber Alert and the man suspected of kidnapping three-year-old Kienan Hebert has been arrested.
Few fires in a wild, wet summer

Few fires in a wild, wet summer

B.C. taxpayers got a break on forest fire costs this summer, but the transportation ministry is still busy with major repairs after an unseasonable number of road washouts.
Creston Concert Society, Friends of Cinema announce seasons

Creston Concert Society, Friends of Cinema announce seasons

The Creston Concert Society and Friends of the Cinema have seasons in store that should appeal to wide audiences...
Dix calls for return of student grants

Dix calls for return of student grants

NDP leader Adrian Dix visited a college campus Monday to call on the B.C. government to reinstate the student grant program it canceled in 2004.

Creston RCMP arrest alleged Alberta robbers

Police were kept busy on the Labour Day weekend after two females were arrested at Rykerts when they attempted to enter the United States...
Kienan Hebert home safe and in good health

Kienan Hebert home safe and in good health

3-year-old "returned by suspect." Police found the boy in his home after a 911 call told them he'd be there. The search for Randall Hopley, a suspect in the kidnapping, continues.
Storied past for alleged abductor Hopley

Storied past for alleged abductor Hopley

While Randall P. Hopley is still at large, The Free Press in partnership with the Canbrook Daily Townsman dug up some old articles about Hopley from our files.