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Les Folles Jambelles dancers perform Because We Can at the Moulin Rouge performance at GFSS auditorium on Nov. 13.

Moulin Rouge Dance Spectacular brings touch of Paris to Grand Forks

There were several great performances on stage at the GFSS Auditorium on Nov. 13 for the Moulin Rouge Dance Spectacular.

Les Folles Jambelles dancers perform Because We Can at the Moulin Rouge performance at GFSS auditorium on Nov. 13.
Young and old

Rotary bonfire and fireworks light up Grand Forks

The rain mostly kept away on Halloween night for the annual Rotary bonfire and fireworks at Angus MacDonald Park.

Young and old
Texas Randy enjoys one of his remaining days in Canada.

Texas Randy asked to leave Canada

A popular local resident is being forced to leave the country after a recent application for residency was turned down.

Texas Randy enjoys one of his remaining days in Canada.

Time to think about voting

With the next municipal election coming up on Nov. 15 of this year, it’s time for residents to prepare.

Fresh East Coast lobster was a big hit Saturday night at the Grand Forks' Rotary Clubs' Lobster Fest.

Rotary Lobster Fest a huge snapping success

The Grand Forks Rotary Club held Lobster Fest at the Christina Lake Hall Saturday night.

Fresh East Coast lobster was a big hit Saturday night at the Grand Forks' Rotary Clubs' Lobster Fest.

Habitat for Humanity’s ReStore opens in temporary location

Coming now to Grand Forks is a ReStore—a facility that will offer multiple benefits to the community and its residents

New Gazette feature to honour local athletes

The Grand Forks Gazette is adding a new feature that will help honour some of the many great athletes in the area.

Maxwell Nicholson

Nicholson awarded UVic, Black Press scholarships

Maxwell Nicholson is a household name in Grand Forks, widely known for his baking and cupcakes sold at the local farmers’ market.

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Maxwell Nicholson
Cher Wyers

Wyers throws hat into mayoral race

A local councillor has announced her intention to run for mayor in November’s election.

Cher Wyers
Shambala is ready to go at the Salmo River Ranch.

Shambala festival set for Salmo in August

Expect some great music and dancing for this year's Shambala music festival.

Shambala is ready to go at the Salmo River Ranch.

City tidies up by closing road

A road that isn’t really a road will be closed by the city after a vote by council.

Jack Goddard Jr. speaks at the renaming ceremony on Saturday. The ceremony saw the official changing of the Grand Forks Arena to the Jack Goddard Memorial Arena.

Arena renamed for Jack Goddard

Friends and family of Jack Goddard gathered Saturday for the renaming ceremony for the GF arena.

Jack Goddard Jr. speaks at the renaming ceremony on Saturday. The ceremony saw the official changing of the Grand Forks Arena to the Jack Goddard Memorial Arena.
Dan Ohler

Christina Lake gets proactive

Christina Lake hosted the Local Investment Capital in Rural Communities conference Monday.

Dan Ohler

Fraser Institute ranks schools

The Fraser Institute has issued its Report Card on B.C.’s Secondary Schools 2014.

Rose Schwartz

Family puts out call to help daughter

After learning their daughter contracted Lyme disease, a former GF couple reach out.

Rose Schwartz
Grand Forks resident Bea Zucco on the steps on the legislature in Victoria in the 1950s during her protest over her husband

Local resident’s story appears on Knowledge network

Bea Zucco, who fought WCB during the 50s tells her story.

Grand Forks resident Bea Zucco on the steps on the legislature in Victoria in the 1950s during her protest over her husband

China Creek Internet looks at bringing Wi-Fi to east GF

A request has been received at city council to install a wireless relay at the city’s airport beacon site.

Former MLA and minister of environment Corky Evans spoke at a Save the ALR Rally at Selkirk College on March 12 in Grand Forks.

Former minister and long-time MLA Corky Evans speaks in GF at Save the ALR Rally

Corky Evans, a former MLA from Nelson, spoke at a Save the Agriculture Land Reserve (ALR) rally

Former MLA and minister of environment Corky Evans spoke at a Save the ALR Rally at Selkirk College on March 12 in Grand Forks.

B.C. teachers vote overwhelmingly in favour of job action

A total of 26,051 teachers, 89 per cent of those who voted, voted yes in a province-wide vote conducted on March 4-6.

Blueprint for water delivered to city

The future of the delivery of water in Grand Forks was revealed in a public meeting last week.