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Emma Link (right) speaks about feminism at WE Day Vancouver on Oct. 18 at the Rogers Arena. Standing next to her is host Chloe Wilde. (WE photo)

HSS student tells Vancouver about fostering gender equality in school

To Emma, men can play a part in feminism and can also benefit from it.

Emma Link (right) speaks about feminism at WE Day Vancouver on Oct. 18 at the Rogers Arena. Standing next to her is host Chloe Wilde. (WE photo)
Explosives clear the way for salmon at Othello Tunnels

Explosives clear the way for salmon at Othello Tunnels

It was a group effort involving government and private organizations.

Explosives clear the way for salmon at Othello Tunnels
Hope ER patients will receive care in mobile unit as ER undergoes renovations

Hope ER patients will receive care in mobile unit as ER undergoes renovations

The Fraser Canyon Hospital’s ER will close for five to six weeks for installation of a new machine.

Hope ER patients will receive care in mobile unit as ER undergoes renovations
Lack of info, agreement puts Station House referendum on hold

Lack of info, agreement puts Station House referendum on hold

A few councillors think a referendum is not the best way forward.

Lack of info, agreement puts Station House referendum on hold
Torchlight Parade participants ski downhill with their red torches on Dec. 24, 2016, at the Manning Park Resort. Similar to last year, this year’s Torchlight Parade will take place on Christmas Eve. (X. Y. Zeng photo)

Manning ski operations open late Nov.

Let it snow (if you like snow sports).

Torchlight Parade participants ski downhill with their red torches on Dec. 24, 2016, at the Manning Park Resort. Similar to last year, this year’s Torchlight Parade will take place on Christmas Eve. (X. Y. Zeng photo)
U-Save gas station, as photographed on Monday. (X. Y. Zeng photo)

U-Save property owner files six lawsuits against District of Hope

One of the lawsuits demands $6,200 to undo the work done on the roundhouse.

U-Save gas station, as photographed on Monday. (X. Y. Zeng photo)
Repaving efforts close a section of Rupert Street, east of Fourth Avenue, as photographed on Oct. 12. Rupert Street will get curbs, a parking lane and a sidewalk as part of this construction. (X. Y. Zeng photo)

District of Hope staff updates council on paving efforts

Coquihalla Street is done and now they’re moving onto Rupert Street.

Repaving efforts close a section of Rupert Street, east of Fourth Avenue, as photographed on Oct. 12. Rupert Street will get curbs, a parking lane and a sidewalk as part of this construction. (X. Y. Zeng photo)
Fraser Canyon resident says they will face isolation if Greyhound pulls out

Fraser Canyon resident says they will face isolation if Greyhound pulls out

Greyhound wants to scale back its Vancouver to Prince George service, affecting the Fraser Canyon.

Fraser Canyon resident says they will face isolation if Greyhound pulls out
Hope woman who turned 100 remembers shooting German planes down

Hope woman who turned 100 remembers shooting German planes down

The English lance corporal now lives in Hope, B.C.

Hope woman who turned 100 remembers shooting German planes down
Brian McKinney of the Hope Visitor Centre led an unusually large Rambo First Blood tour around the town’s streets last Saturday as part of the celebration of the film’s 35th anniversary. McKinney was raised in Hope where the Hollywood blockbuster was filmed. (Greg Laychak photo)

Large crowd celebrates First Blood’s 35th

Organizer says he’s excited for a reboot of Rambo.

Brian McKinney of the Hope Visitor Centre led an unusually large Rambo First Blood tour around the town’s streets last Saturday as part of the celebration of the film’s 35th anniversary. McKinney was raised in Hope where the Hollywood blockbuster was filmed. (Greg Laychak photo)
Ken Skoda paints his mural on the side of the Northwest Harvest Church on Oct. 4. (X. Y. Zeng photo)

Local mural painter starts new project at NW Harvest Church

It’s his way to give back to a place that means a lot to him.

Ken Skoda paints his mural on the side of the Northwest Harvest Church on Oct. 4. (X. Y. Zeng photo)
Naomi Gutierrez details a car in F.T.C. Auto Detailing Service’s garage last Friday. (X. Y. Zeng photo)

Métis businessman and Shxw’owhamel family to start auto detailling service

They’re between Canyon Carpets and Canyon Automotive.

Naomi Gutierrez details a car in F.T.C. Auto Detailing Service’s garage last Friday. (X. Y. Zeng photo)
SD78 board meeting: Boston Bar teacher honoured for her empowering work

SD78 board meeting: Boston Bar teacher honoured for her empowering work

Also discussed were plans for the C.E. Barry field.

SD78 board meeting: Boston Bar teacher honoured for her empowering work
Septuagenarian bodybuilder redeems himself after qualifying for nationals

Septuagenarian bodybuilder redeems himself after qualifying for nationals

The last time he competed in the nationals, he didn’t place.

Septuagenarian bodybuilder redeems himself after qualifying for nationals
Singers at the Sisters in Spirit event sing a song before hosting a moment of silence on Oct. 4 evening. (X. Y. Zeng photo)

Sisters in Spirit in Hope remembers missing and murdered Aboriginal women

The event was held Oct. 4 in Memorial Park.

Singers at the Sisters in Spirit event sing a song before hosting a moment of silence on Oct. 4 evening. (X. Y. Zeng photo)
Send your letters to news@hopestandard.com.

Visitor Centre staff the true stars of Rambo35

Send your letters to news@hopestandard.com.

Send your letters to news@hopestandard.com.
UPDATE: Police found teen who went missing

UPDATE: Police found teen who went missing

16-year-old Keely Reeze Loewen from Hope missing since Monday

UPDATE: Police found teen who went missing
The Hope and Area Healthy Communities Committee met on Sept. 26 at the Fraser Canyon Hospital after breaking for the summer. (X. Y. Zeng photo)

Healthy committee resumes meetings with health report

Briefs from the Sept. 26 meeting.

The Hope and Area Healthy Communities Committee met on Sept. 26 at the Fraser Canyon Hospital after breaking for the summer. (X. Y. Zeng photo)
HSAR responds to accident, capsized boat and goes training

HSAR responds to accident, capsized boat and goes training

HSAR keeps busy on the second half of September.

HSAR responds to accident, capsized boat and goes training
Brayden Duplessis, 15, stands with his arsenal of Nerf guns. He turned 15 on Sept. 27 and received a new Nerf gun in its original box from his mother. (X. Y. Zeng photo)

Teen cultivates Nerf gun community

He also builds his own Nerf guns.

Brayden Duplessis, 15, stands with his arsenal of Nerf guns. He turned 15 on Sept. 27 and received a new Nerf gun in its original box from his mother. (X. Y. Zeng photo)