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VIDEO: Community celebrates Orange Shirt Day

VIDEO: Community celebrates Orange Shirt Day

Students and community members celebrated Orange Shirt Day in various events.

VIDEO: Community celebrates Orange Shirt Day
DriveBC reports of two incidents on Highway 1, 5.

DriveBC reports of two incidents on Highway 1, 5.

Expect delays on these two highways north and east of Hope.

DriveBC reports of two incidents on Highway 1, 5.
District of Hope staff install a memorial bench by local carver Pete Ryan on Monday afternoon at District Hall. (X. Y. Zeng photo)

PHOTOS: Memorial bench by Pete Ryan finds its place in front of District Hall

See a slideshow of the multi-faceted bench.

District of Hope staff install a memorial bench by local carver Pete Ryan on Monday afternoon at District Hall. (X. Y. Zeng photo)
Aboriginal education coordinator Rod Peters (right) presents his report on Aboriginal education at the Sept. 12 Fraser-Cascade School District 78 board meeting. (X. Y. Zeng photo)

Aboriginal education report highlights SD78’s successes and goals

The report was presented on Sept. 12.

Aboriginal education coordinator Rod Peters (right) presents his report on Aboriginal education at the Sept. 12 Fraser-Cascade School District 78 board meeting. (X. Y. Zeng photo)
After years of lay sermons and visiting ministers, Christ Church gets Rev. Miranda Sutherland
After years of lay sermons and visiting ministers, Christ Church gets Rev. Miranda Sutherland
Canyon bowlers win two categories at 55+ BC Games

Canyon bowlers win two categories at 55+ BC Games

Davidson leads team with high score

Canyon bowlers win two categories at 55+ BC Games
A fire tears through a building housing two businesses, Canyon Carpets and Jay’s Appliance and Repair, along with three apartments on May 30, 2015. The building has since been rebuilt. (Pattie Desjardins photo)

Canyon Carpets owner recounts recovery after 2015 fire disaster

What did a local company do in the first day to first year?

A fire tears through a building housing two businesses, Canyon Carpets and Jay’s Appliance and Repair, along with three apartments on May 30, 2015. The building has since been rebuilt. (Pattie Desjardins photo)
Send your letters to news@hopestandard.com.

LETTER: Fire department did good job

Send your letters to news@hopestandard.com

Send your letters to news@hopestandard.com.
Nathalie Giroux, right, stands with her daughter Angelie Giroux-Radmore, 6, and her mother Nicole Giroux. (Submitted photo)

Meet Hope’s language minorities

Ninety people are classified “official language minorities” in Hope.

Nathalie Giroux, right, stands with her daughter Angelie Giroux-Radmore, 6, and her mother Nicole Giroux. (Submitted photo)
AdvantageHOPE’s new executive director Patrick Earl poses for a photo in his office. (X. Y. Zeng photo)

New AdvantageHOPE chief aims for diverse economy

His name is Patrick Earl.

AdvantageHOPE’s new executive director Patrick Earl poses for a photo in his office. (X. Y. Zeng photo)
B.C. Protection Services owner Jason Graf (left) stands with protection officer Zach Wells on Friday, Aug. 18, at the tennis courts in Memorial Park. (X. Y. Zeng photo)

Organizer reviews community safety officer role after trial ends

The next step involves finding funding

B.C. Protection Services owner Jason Graf (left) stands with protection officer Zach Wells on Friday, Aug. 18, at the tennis courts in Memorial Park. (X. Y. Zeng photo)
District of Hope staff install a memorial bench by local carver Pete Ryan on Monday afternoon at District Hall. (X. Y. Zeng photo)
District of Hope staff install a memorial bench by local carver Pete Ryan on Monday afternoon at District Hall. (X. Y. Zeng photo)
Police seize large quantities of drugs, cash and stolen property on Fort St.

Police seize large quantities of drugs, cash and stolen property on Fort St.

Anyone with information is asked to contact the police.

Police seize large quantities of drugs, cash and stolen property on Fort St.
New AdvantageHOPE executive director Patrick Earl (left) stands beside board chair Anna Gladue, who introduced him to council on Sept. 11. Outgoing executive director Tammy Shields stands behind. (X. Y. Zeng photo)

Council: changes in AdvantageHOPE, Rambo, Film co-op

District of Hope council met on Sept. 11.

New AdvantageHOPE executive director Patrick Earl (left) stands beside board chair Anna Gladue, who introduced him to council on Sept. 11. Outgoing executive director Tammy Shields stands behind. (X. Y. Zeng photo)
Firefighters attempt to put out the fire at the corner of Fraser Avenue and Wallace Street. (Ray Daws photo)

Downtown fire burns apartments, businesses

Update: how to donate clothes, furniture

Firefighters attempt to put out the fire at the corner of Fraser Avenue and Wallace Street. (Ray Daws photo)
High financial surplus generates talk at first school board meeting
High financial surplus generates talk at first school board meeting
Median incomes in Hope below FVRD, B.C. average

Median incomes in Hope below FVRD, B.C. average

Low-income households above average.

Median incomes in Hope below FVRD, B.C. average
Thunderbird Centre discussion dominates second task force meeting

Thunderbird Centre discussion dominates second task force meeting

The meeting was held on Aug. 30.

Thunderbird Centre discussion dominates second task force meeting
Hope swimmer Ken Campbell paces through the 800-metre freestyle event at last week’s 55+ BC Games, in Vernon. Campbell earned a bronze medal in this event and gold in two others. (Barry Stewart photo)

PHOTOS: Hope residents compete in 55+ BC Games

Medals were from golf, swimming and in card games.

Hope swimmer Ken Campbell paces through the 800-metre freestyle event at last week’s 55+ BC Games, in Vernon. Campbell earned a bronze medal in this event and gold in two others. (Barry Stewart photo)
Campfire prohibitions rescinded in Hope and area

Campfire prohibitions rescinded in Hope and area

Both within the District of Hope’s and Coastal Fire Centre’s jurisdictions.

Campfire prohibitions rescinded in Hope and area
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