Kathleen Saylors

Christina Lake teacher recognized for excellence in education

Christina Lake teacher recognized for excellence in education

The provincial music teachers’ award is “a huge honour.”

Christina Lake teacher recognized for excellence in education
Volunteers have been cleaning up the trail and hauling away excess in preparation for new trails surfacing work expected to get underway last this month.  (Grand Forks Community Trails Society/Submitted)

Grand Forks trails resurfacing project now underway

The club is cleaning up the excess brush.

Volunteers have been cleaning up the trail and hauling away excess in preparation for new trails surfacing work expected to get underway last this month.  (Grand Forks Community Trails Society/Submitted)
It’s that time of year – time to get a flu shot.

Grand Forks residents encouraged to get flu shots

This year’s vaccine said to be more effective.

It’s that time of year – time to get a flu shot.
History: Reflections on B.C. Greyhound history

History: Reflections on B.C. Greyhound history

Tom Lymbery reflects on a lifetime of using Greyhound in advance of the company’s last trip.

History: Reflections on B.C. Greyhound history
City crews repave Grand Forks street following Tiger Dam anchor removal

City crews repave Grand Forks street following Tiger Dam anchor removal

The road cannot be patched after removing the anchors.

City crews repave Grand Forks street following Tiger Dam anchor removal
Opinion: Reporter Kate Saylors goes to court

Opinion: Reporter Kate Saylors goes to court

Court stories aren’t always news stories.

Opinion: Reporter Kate Saylors goes to court
Planned Fortis outage in rural Grand Forks Friday

Planned Fortis outage in rural Grand Forks Friday

The outage is scheduled to last under three hours.

Planned Fortis outage in rural Grand Forks Friday
Canadians announced Grand Forks border hours change

Canadians announced Grand Forks border hours change

Border to close at 8 p.m. seven days a week

Canadians announced Grand Forks border hours change
Midway elects new mayor, Greenwood re-elects incumbent

Midway elects new mayor, Greenwood re-elects incumbent

Martin Fromme is Midway’s new mayor, joining incumbent Ed Smith as City of Greenwood mayor.

Midway elects new mayor, Greenwood re-elects incumbent
Grand Forks carries watershed service referendum YES vote

Grand Forks carries watershed service referendum YES vote

The referendum passed with 1,535 votes.

Grand Forks carries watershed service referendum YES vote
Grand Forks elects new mayor, fresh council

Grand Forks elects new mayor, fresh council

Taylor defeats Everett Baker for mayor in close race

Grand Forks elects new mayor, fresh council
BREAKING: Elections results from the City of Grand Forks

BREAKING: Elections results from the City of Grand Forks

Grand Forks has a new mayor and council.

BREAKING: Elections results from the City of Grand Forks
Need to know: The Boundary Integrated Watershed Service Referendum

Need to know: The Boundary Integrated Watershed Service Referendum

Some frequently asked questions on the Oct. 20 referendum.

Need to know: The Boundary Integrated Watershed Service Referendum
The Boundary Community Food Bank opened its doors on Saturday to welcome local politicians and members of the public for its annual open house. Food bank volunteers toured people through the food bank’s new facilities, which opened this summer following May’s flooding, as well as let residents know about current needs and recruited new volunteers. (Kathleen Saylors/Grand Forks Gazette)

Community food bank shows off new space

The food bank serving Grand Forks was relocated following the flood.

The Boundary Community Food Bank opened its doors on Saturday to welcome local politicians and members of the public for its annual open house. Food bank volunteers toured people through the food bank’s new facilities, which opened this summer following May’s flooding, as well as let residents know about current needs and recruited new volunteers. (Kathleen Saylors/Grand Forks Gazette)
Guest in the Spotlight: Become an agent for change in the pro-rep referendum

Guest in the Spotlight: Become an agent for change in the pro-rep referendum

Dave Milton argue in favour of proportional representation.

Guest in the Spotlight: Become an agent for change in the pro-rep referendum
Grand Forks officials spar over flood recovery roles

Grand Forks officials spar over flood recovery roles

Members of city council say they want to be more involved in the flood recovery team.

Grand Forks officials spar over flood recovery roles
Community Futures moves on Grand Forks community centre plan

Community Futures moves on Grand Forks community centre plan

The business case plan is estimated to cost $100,000.

Community Futures moves on Grand Forks community centre plan
The community gathered on Saturday at Gallery 2 for the opening of a community collection exhibit honouring the works and life of Bert Schroeder. A former RCMP officer turned school administrator, he was well-known locally for his wood carvings. Gallery 2 put out the call earlier this year for examples of Schroeder’s carvings to be lent to the gallery and displayed throughout October for the community to enjoy.                                (Tina Bryan/Submitted)

Honouring the life and works of Bert Schroeder

The exhibit at Gallery 2 will be on until the end of October.

The community gathered on Saturday at Gallery 2 for the opening of a community collection exhibit honouring the works and life of Bert Schroeder. A former RCMP officer turned school administrator, he was well-known locally for his wood carvings. Gallery 2 put out the call earlier this year for examples of Schroeder’s carvings to be lent to the gallery and displayed throughout October for the community to enjoy.                                (Tina Bryan/Submitted)
Local Government Elections 2018: Meet your School District 51 Trustee candidates

Local Government Elections 2018: Meet your School District 51 Trustee candidates

The three candidates running for the Area D School District 51 trustee seat

Local Government Elections 2018: Meet your School District 51 Trustee candidates
Column: Reflecting on our Thanksgiving turkey

Column: Reflecting on our Thanksgiving turkey

Reporter Kate Saylors loves turkey – like, really loves turkey.

Column: Reflecting on our Thanksgiving turkey