The Town of Creston another step closer to a new fire hall with the purchase of land from Choice Properties Real Estate Investment Trust, an entity of Loblaw Companies.
The Purcell Mountain Range is a land of contrasts, bordered on two sides by the largest river in the Pacific Northwest – the mighty Columbia River. This mountain range, spanning over 200,000 hectares, is known for its towering peaks and dramatic landscape and is the traditional territory of …
Prime Minister Justin Trudeau today addressed all Canadians, expressing the nation's sorry and giving an update on the downing of Ukrainian Airlines Flight 752.
Prime Minister Justin Trudeau said today that Ottawa will provide $25,000 to the families of the 57 Canadian citizens and 29 permanent residents who died when Iran shot down a Ukrainian passenger jet last week.
Prime Minister Justin Trudeau today issued the following statement on Raoul Wallenberg Day:
I'm no scientist. I've never been to college nor have I ever taken a physics class. Or chemistry. Only basic high school math, as algebra baffled me. The only sine I know says "stop." But I am intrigued by how physics describe our universe. I have no idea if what follows is true or if I'm ju…
Auditions for the community theater production of Cheaper by the Dozen, to be staged in March, will be held at the Pearl Theater from 6 to 8 p.m. Friday, January 3 and from 10 a.m. to noon Saturday, January 4.
The family and friends of a young Massillon, Ohio, girl battling leukemia are hoping to make her 10th birthday, which is on December 22, extra special this year.
Sports & Outdoors
James Porter Jr. had a whirlwind day on Friday. That morning, Porter, 19, Bonners Ferry, was traded by the Moose Jaw Warriors to the Spokane Chiefs, and Junior packed his bags and headed to Spokane.
The Spokane Chiefs announced today that they have acquired goaltender James Porter Jr. from the Moose Jaw Warriors. In exchange, the Chiefs send Moose Jaw an eighth-round pick in the 2021 WHL Bantam Draft.
Katharina Banman, 96, Creston, passed away January 13, 2020. V…
Marjorie Plotnikoff, Marj, as she was known to everyone, passe…
It is with sorrow we announce the passing of Walter “Wally” Ma…
Mary M. Hirzel passed away peacefully in her home in Clarkston, Washington, Friday, December 20, 2019, at the age of 106. She lived for a short time in Troy. A memorial service will be held at 11 a.m. Saturday, January 18 at Clarkston First Presbyterian Church, 1122 Diagonal Street, Clarkston.
Helen Bullock, 93, Creston, passed away November 29, 2019. A celebration of life will be held at 1 p.m. Thursday, December 12, at Redeemer Lutheran Church, 315 15 Ave North, Creston, with Pastor Harry Haberstock officiating.
Letters to the Editor
We humans are funny creatures, getting wrought up at the most mundane and trivial differences between us such as politics, race, color, nationality, religion and on and on, when in reality our differences only seem large in our minds; we, and all living things, are remarkably the same, and s…