Audrey Gunn

Spotlight Films Committee members James Elliot (L) and Mary Ann Westaway (R) pose with library director Cari Lynn Gawletz. (Photo courtesy of Mary Ann Westaway)

Grand Forks film group makes donation to public library

Spotlight Films was put out of business after the COVID-19 pandemic

Spotlight Films Committee members James Elliot (L) and Mary Ann Westaway (R) pose with library director Cari Lynn Gawletz. (Photo courtesy of Mary Ann Westaway)

Testing reveals unsafe radon levels in Grand Forks homes

Grand Forks council received a presentation revealing radon levels in homes

Principal Brian Foy greeted the graduates as they made their way to the stage. (Audrey Gunn/Grand Forks Gazette)

Grand Forks Secondary School Class of 2022 celebrate with ceremony and parade

Grads had an in-person ceremony at the Jack Goddard Memorial Arena for the first time since 2019

Principal Brian Foy greeted the graduates as they made their way to the stage. (Audrey Gunn/Grand Forks Gazette)
Grand Forks council met with Interior Health representatives on June 13 to discuss staffing concerns at the Boundary District Hospital. (Interior Health logo)

Grand Forks city council discusses hospital staffing with Interior Health

The inpatient area of the Boundary District Hospital was closed on March 23 due to safety reasons

Grand Forks council met with Interior Health representatives on June 13 to discuss staffing concerns at the Boundary District Hospital. (Interior Health logo)
The Piranhas swim team in the 2019 Canada Day parade (Gazette file photo)

Canada Day events scheduled for Grand Forks

A variety of family-friendly activities are scheduled for the celebration

The Piranhas swim team in the 2019 Canada Day parade (Gazette file photo)
Roly Russell says that climate action is a personal priority, and he encourages young people to get involved. (Photo submitted by Roly Russell)

Roly Russell talks about first two years as an MLA

Russell’s political drive comes from climate change concerns

Roly Russell says that climate action is a personal priority, and he encourages young people to get involved. (Photo submitted by Roly Russell)

Flood watch issued in West Boundary, High streamflow advisory issued in Boundary

The Kettle and Granby river levels are expected to increase after rainfall on Monday and Tuesday

Payton Maffioli poses with Miss Teen BC 2021, Marina Wang. (Photo submitted by Payton Maffioli)

Grand Forks student crowned first runner up at Miss Teen B.C. pageant

Payton Maffioli will be at the Miss Teen Canada competition this summer in Toronto

Payton Maffioli poses with Miss Teen BC 2021, Marina Wang. (Photo submitted by Payton Maffioli)
The Grand Forks community gathered on June 4 to celebrate Pride. The event included a variety of booths and activities. Photo submitted by Carol Mitchell

Grand Forks hosts first ever Pride event

‘I just think that there’s room for everybody. And really it’s just about love. We’re all humans.’

The Grand Forks community gathered on June 4 to celebrate Pride. The event included a variety of booths and activities. Photo submitted by Carol Mitchell
The Piranhas Swim Club won the swim meet on June 5. (Photo submitted by Piranhas Swim Club)

Grand Forks Piranhas host and win swim meet

The Piranhas swim club was eager to race competitively after a two-year hold on swim meets

The Piranhas Swim Club won the swim meet on June 5. (Photo submitted by Piranhas Swim Club)
For the second time in two weeks, residents of Beatrice Street in Grand Forks were ordered to evacuate on May 31, 2020. (Gazette File photo)

RDKB downgrades Emergency Operations Centre to Level 1 for Boundary region

Conditions are still being monitored, and 10 Grand Forks properties remain on evacuation alert

For the second time in two weeks, residents of Beatrice Street in Grand Forks were ordered to evacuate on May 31, 2020. (Gazette File photo)
Gage Dickson riding in a race at the provincial competition in Langford, B.C. (Photo credit Sheldon Weigel)

GFSS mountain bike team attends provincials in Langford

Coach hopes to expand the team in years to come

Gage Dickson riding in a race at the provincial competition in Langford, B.C. (Photo credit Sheldon Weigel)
Left to right: Christopher Stevenson, President Linda Kay Wiese Office Manager, Councillor Christine Thompson, Blair MacGregor Treasurer and Councillor Everett Baker, at the museum’s grand re-opening in May. Photo submitted.

Boundary museum in Grand Forks welcomes community back after hiatus

Society aims to increase spotlight on historically marginalized populations

Left to right: Christopher Stevenson, President Linda Kay Wiese Office Manager, Councillor Christine Thompson, Blair MacGregor Treasurer and Councillor Everett Baker, at the museum’s grand re-opening in May. Photo submitted.
The kick-off event on May 28 attracted 40 people. (Photo credit Joel Dupuis)

Geocoin challenge celebrates Grand Forks’ 125th anniversary

Geocaches are located at historical landmarks around the town

The kick-off event on May 28 attracted 40 people. (Photo credit Joel Dupuis)
The GFSS Wolves pose for a picture after winning the provincial championships. (Photo credit Roly Russell)

GFSS Wolves ultimate Frisbee team wins provincial championships

‘’This little town, out of nowhere, comes down to the Lower Mainland and takes the provincial title.’

The GFSS Wolves pose for a picture after winning the provincial championships. (Photo credit Roly Russell)
Students participated in a variety of athletic activities at the track meet, including shot put. (Audrey Gunn/Grand Forks Gazette)

Perley Elementary students participate in track meet

Intermediate students were excited to participate after a two-year hiatus

Students participated in a variety of athletic activities at the track meet, including shot put. (Audrey Gunn/Grand Forks Gazette)
BCSS grads Tyler Elsom (centre) and Courtney Best (right) at last year’s grad parade in 2021. Photo: Facebook/Boundary Central Secondary

Boundary Central Secondary School grads prepare for ceremonies

After two years of pandemic, the class of 2022 is excited to have a traditional event

BCSS grads Tyler Elsom (centre) and Courtney Best (right) at last year’s grad parade in 2021. Photo: Facebook/Boundary Central Secondary

Greenwood event marks the 80th anniversary of arrival of Japanese Canadians

A reunion concert will he held in McArthur Centre Community Hall on July 16

The two-day conference will provide education on substance use and mental health for families. (Photo courtesy of Paul Archer)

Grand Forks set to host conference on substance use

The Compassion in Action Community Conference will be held in Grand Forks on June 24 and 25

The two-day conference will provide education on substance use and mental health for families. (Photo courtesy of Paul Archer)
Jeff Hayward takes a shot on Hole 1 during day one of tag battle. (Audrey Gunn/Grand Forks Gazette)

Grand Forks disc golf club kicks off ‘tag battle’ competition

The competition is available to players of all skill levels

Jeff Hayward takes a shot on Hole 1 during day one of tag battle. (Audrey Gunn/Grand Forks Gazette)