Andrea DeMeer

50-million-year-old fossil found in B.C. town makes history

50-million-year-old fossil found in B.C. town makes history

Paleontologist Dr. Bruce Archibald says Princeton, B.C. is becoming famous for giving up rare fossils

50-million-year-old fossil found in B.C. town makes history
According to Princeton Secondary School Principal Patrick Kaiser, bullies have evolved to become psychological and social tormentors. Stock photo.

RCMP, teachers take action after spike in bullying at B.C. high school

RCMP and school safety experts have been called into Princeton Secondary School

According to Princeton Secondary School Principal Patrick Kaiser, bullies have evolved to become psychological and social tormentors. Stock photo.
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B.C. man brings dog to court as ‘best witness’

Man is defending himself on charges of uttering threats, possessing weapon for dangerous purposes

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Felon arrested in hallway of rural B.C. courthouse

Felon arrested in hallway of rural B.C. courthouse

RCMP act quickly after search

Felon arrested in hallway of rural B.C. courthouse
Andrea DeMeer                                When fire swept through his property last July, George Laska was able to save part of this sign from the Laska Flooring showroom. It hangs today on the family’s woodshed as a reminder of what was lost, and what is being rebuilt.

This B.C. family is still fighting the 2017 wildfire

“I couldn’t run away and leave everything again”

Andrea DeMeer                                When fire swept through his property last July, George Laska was able to save part of this sign from the Laska Flooring showroom. It hangs today on the family’s woodshed as a reminder of what was lost, and what is being rebuilt.
Opinion: Seriously Kim? We have the right to bare arms

Opinion: Seriously Kim? We have the right to bare arms

A Princeton reporter reacts after a former Canadian prime minister says women should cover up on TV

Opinion: Seriously Kim? We have the right to bare arms
Bus full of B.C. Junior B hockey players slides off highway

Bus full of B.C. Junior B hockey players slides off highway

“We all just launched out of our seats.”

Bus full of B.C. Junior B hockey players slides off highway
Friends and family members of Murray Simmons spoke with police outside the Princeton courthouse Friday.

B.C. woman who forged husband’s will gets house arrest

Princeton Judge says Odelle Simmons did not benefit from her crime

Friends and family members of Murray Simmons spoke with police outside the Princeton courthouse Friday.
Imagine rounding a mountain bend and to see a transport truck coming towards you in your own lane. That is the image captured by this dash cam, during a near miss on Highway 3 near Sunday Summit.

Near miss with semi caught on dash cam

“This is like what you would see right before you die…”: Princeton RCMP

Imagine rounding a mountain bend and to see a transport truck coming towards you in your own lane. That is the image captured by this dash cam, during a near miss on Highway 3 near Sunday Summit.
Who donates 10-year-old food?

Who donates 10-year-old food?

Some people use holiday campaigns to clean out their cupboards

Who donates 10-year-old food?
B.C. mining company stakes claim in Australia

B.C. mining company stakes claim in Australia

Copper Mountain is set to purchase Cloncurry Copper Project in a $93-million deal.

B.C. mining company stakes claim in Australia
One stick of pepperoni costs Hedley man $500

One stick of pepperoni costs Hedley man $500

A Hedley man enjoyed a snack and then refused to pay for it - landing him in court

One stick of pepperoni costs Hedley man $500
Axe-wielding Keremeos hero describes toddler’s rescue

Axe-wielding Keremeos hero describes toddler’s rescue

“I searched under the water for what I thought would be shoulder straps”

Axe-wielding Keremeos hero describes toddler’s rescue
Courageous man pulls child from submerged car

Courageous man pulls child from submerged car

A Princeton man is being hailed a hero after he jumped into action to rescue a toddler

Courageous man pulls child from submerged car
Members of the RCMP were pallbearers for the newborn infants, who were buried without proper names, in 1994.

Princeton police revisit grisly murder of twin baby girls

“The Princeton Angels” were discovered wrapped in a garbage bag at the bottom of an outhouse

Members of the RCMP were pallbearers for the newborn infants, who were buried without proper names, in 1994.
Managers plead guilty in B.C. coal mine spill

Managers plead guilty in B.C. coal mine spill

A 21-year-old holding a high school diploma made decisions resulting in disaster on the Tulameen River

Managers plead guilty in B.C. coal mine spill
5 photos of the B.C. wildfire smoke then-and-now

5 photos of the B.C. wildfire smoke then-and-now

Photographers in Princeton match up historical and current photos to demonstrate the level of smoke

5 photos of the B.C. wildfire smoke then-and-now
Image credit: Bob Marsh

No change in Princeton fire size

“The fire is 2,700 hectares in size and zero per cent contained.”

Image credit: Bob Marsh
A fire can destroy many things - but not spirit

A fire can destroy many things – but not spirit

“William and I are still here and the property is still there and Allison Creek is still running through it.”

A fire can destroy many things - but not spirit
BREAKING: Princeton fire grows to 2,700 hectares overnight

BREAKING: Princeton fire grows to 2,700 hectares overnight

140 firefighters are deployed to the suppression effort today

BREAKING: Princeton fire grows to 2,700 hectares overnight