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ers at the legislature on March 26. Dix said he has ridden transit thousands of times, and always buys a ticket. He couldn’t produce one when transit police asked him during a random check of passengers, and the situation was “entirely my fault,” Dix said. He was initially issued a ticket for riding without paying, but was later told the

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ticket was reduced to a warning. Dix said since the March 3 incident, he always puts his proof of payment in his wallet when riding transit. Former NDP MLA and now Vancouver Mayor Gregor Robertson was fined $173 after he was caught in 2007 riding SkyTrain for two zones while only buying a one-zone ticket. Dix acknowledged he decided to say nothing about


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The Valley Room at The Lodge in 100 Mile House was crowded with people participating in the annual Seedy Saturday on March 10. It was co-hosted by the Horse Lake Community Farm Co-op (HLCFC) and the Community Kitchen. Tables, with information on everything from the meat co-op, beekeeping, worm composting, the benefits of saving seeds and more, circled the room. We had a good turnout, says HLCFC member Karen Greenwood.

PUBLIC NOTICE The District of 100 Mile House invites all residents to attend an open meeting to discuss the District of 100 Mile House Financial Plan for the years 2012 to 2016. The purpose of the meeting is to undertake a process of public consultation regarding the District’s Financial Plan. This meeting will be held on Tuesday, April 3rd, 2012 at 7:00 p.m. in the District Council Chambers located at 385 Birch Avenue (Fourth Street entrance), 100 Mile House, B.C. Flori Vincenzi Director of Financial Administration

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Teri and Darren Copp found the seeds they were looking for at Seedy Saturday on March 17. The annual event, held at the Valley Room in 100 Mile House, was full of displays, information tables and offered a seed-saving workshop, as well as a seed exchange. “Everyone seemed to enjoy themselves and all the presenters were kept busy answering questions.”

A seed workshop designed to build on and increase seed knowledge was given by Mojave Kaplan.

It’s about taking responsibility for getting seeds, saving and adapting them for this area, says Greenwood. “The seed exchange table was busy throughout the day, and in fact, all the tables were busy. There was an area for children to learn how

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The Hunger Games” chronicles a dystopic Capitol which requires its twelve subjugated districts to pay tribute in the form of a teenage boy and girl, forced to participate in the annual “Hunger Games,” a fight-to-the-death live televised event. Katniss Everdeen’s little sister is chosen in the lottery to participate and Katniss volunteers to take her place. Although persevering through hardship is commonplace for Katniss, she must start making choices that weigh survival against humanity and life against love in order to win the games and return home. • Science Fiction • Rating PG - Parents: Disturbing, not recommended for young children, violence • Length 2:22 Submitted photo

The new Cariboo Family Enrichment Centre board of directors includes Back row: Janice Silveria, left, Jill Matlock, Ben Mowbray, Lisa De Paoli, and Grace Marshall; front row: Art Dumaresq, left, Angela McKee, Sheila Hart and Vic Popiel.

New board members welcomed By Lisa De Paoli We are pleased to announce four new members have joined the Cariboo Family Enrichment Centre board of directors. Art Dumaresq is well known in the South Cariboo and has lived at Canim Lake since 1993. His most recent position has been as Cariboo Regional District Area H director. He stepped down last fall after 12 years of service, including eight years as finance chair. Art’s leadership role in the CRD, his understanding of the issues facing the South Cariboo and his accounting expe-

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Effective April 2 at noon, the size of open fires will be restricted within the Cariboo Fire Centre to help prevent humancaused wildfires and protect the public. This will prohibit: • The burning of any waste, slash or other materials (piled or unpiled) larger than one metre by one metre. • The burning of more than two open fires of any size at the same time. • Stubble or grass fires of any size over any area. The prohibition will remain in effect until Sept. 30, or until further notice. The prohibition covers all B.C. parks,

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prohibitions. Anyone found in contravention of an open fire prohibition may be issued a ticket for $345, or, if convicted in court, may be fined up to $100,000 and sentenced to one year in jail. If the contravention causes or contributes to a wildfire, the person may be subject to a penalty of up to $10,000 and be ordered to pay all firefighting and associated costs. The Cariboo Fire Centre stretches as far south as Loon Lake to just north of Quesnel at the Cottonwood River. From east to west, the boundaries stretch from the

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YES program looking for applicants The Cariboo Family Enrichment Centre (CFEC) Youth Employment Services (YES) will be starting in April. “We don’t have the exact date yet, possibly mid-April,” says YES program facilitator Thurza Aspinall. “But, we are accepting applications now.” The criteria for the program is as follows: • Applicants must be between 15 and 30

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Home sales in Interior, North outpace province On March 15, the British Columbia Real Estate Association (BCREA) reported the dollar volume of homes sold through Multiple Listing Service (MLS) in British Columbia declined 9.6 per cent to $3.4 billion in February compared to the same month last year. A total of 5,923 MLS residential unit sales were recorded over the same period, a decline of 7.6 per cent. The average MLS residential price was $574,975 in February, 2.1 per cent lower than in February 2011. “Sales gains in the Interior and the North were offset again in February by less robust demand on the South Coast,” said BCREA chief economist Cameron Muir. “Improving economic conditions in both B.C. and Alberta are positively influencing consumer demand outside of large urban areas, closing the gap

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this program criteria should contact Community Employment Services at 250-395-5121, as soon as possible. “When they phone, they are appointed a case worker, and then they are referred to

us.” The YES program facilitators will contact the youth to set up an interview, she says, adding the applicants should have a resume and should dress for an interview. “I suggest people

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BC business confidence growing slowly The British Columbia barometer index increased slightly in January to 69.3 from 68 in December (index levels between 65 and 75 indicate a growing economy), according to the Canadian Federation of Independent Business. B.C.’s confidence level has remained constant for the last several months and continues to be above the national confidence level (65.2). B.C. ranks third in confidence behind Alberta (73.3) and Saskatchewan (70).

Most employers do not plan to make changes to full-time employment levels (69 per cent), with 15 per cent planning to increase full-time employment and 16 per cent planning to decrease employment. More highlights: • 52 per cent of businesses in B.C. state the overall state of business is satisfactory, 31 per cent say it is good, and 17 per cent say it is bad. • Taxes/regulations are the largest cost concern for businesses with 63 per


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Around the South Cariboo Submitted photo

The Horse Lake Community Farm Co-operative held its annual general meeting recently. The board executive now consists of Rob Diether, front left, Kristi Iverson and Demian Pettman; Rod Hennecker, back left, Bill Robertson and Barb Matfin.

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Ben Pilger contemplated some of the smaller canvasses during the opening reception of Paula Scott’s show, Stories and Dreams, on March 23. There was a good turnout at Parkside Art Gallery for Scott’s show that runs until April 21.

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Grades 5-7 Eliza Archie Memorial School students took a well-deserved rest after going through story-writing session with Free Press editor Ken Alexander.

Artist Joanne Young was busy painting a scene on the windows of Birch Avenue business Western Financial Group. Young has most of the downtown area windows brightly decorated with scenes from hearts to plants.

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Gerry Black bid farewell to the white stuff, as he changed out his winter tires on Cedar Avenue on March 26 in anticipation of spring weather and drier driving conditions.

Having a good time and bringing awareness to the South Cariboo Aquatic Society pool campaign, Alexa and Jen Ohlund, left, Sally Errey, Jasper and Amanda Bird with Owen Cunningham, right, are all ready with their fun pool toys. Unfortunately, it’s hard to play when Lac la Hache is frozen over.

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HOCKEY POOL STANDINGS Balance of Hockey pool standings from the March 28 Free Press (as of March 25, 2012)

WEEK OF APRIL 1 TO 7, 2012



You are up against a situation that will turn you into some kind of hero. It feels good to be brave and you like having the opportunity to shine. TAURUS

Generally, you are happy with your routine and enjoy having things well planned and organized. This week, though, it will do you some good to let go of old habits and have some fun with new ideas. GEMINI

You seem to be running low on patience with just about everybody, and it’s because you are feeling irritated by routine. You might spend a lot of time driving people around in your car, so make sure it is running properly. CANCER

Your astrological sign is represented by family and home, and this week you might be thinking about purchasing a house. This is a good time to move forward with that, as all the steps will be smooth (including the financing!). LEO

A lot of activity is coming your way. You enjoy the company of your friends and family, even if they are sometimes quite demanding. You enjoy being a devoted friend and family member this week. VIRGO

You might have to deal with some kind of emergency. At work you are overwhelmed as more clients come to you and your coworkers than you ever would have imagined. You will find the resources to follow through.

Puzzle No. 607

ACROSS 1. Catholic booklet 5. In the back, matey 8. Nightclub 12. It’s in the ____ 15. Legal hold on property 16. Big do 17. Skating maneuver 18. Abed 19. Little devils 20. Bacall/Garner film, with “The” 21. Narrow creeks 22. Whirlpool, e.g. 23. Above, to bards 24. Punch 25. Singular 26. Safeguarded 27. Moral principle 29. Laze 30. “A Chorus Line” number 31. Rejoinder 33. Oldster 34. Public storehouse 37. “If You Knew ____” 38. Race, as a motor 39. David Sanborn’s

instrument 40. Redact 41. Graceful creature 42. Outlook 45. Gettysburg Address word 46. Tart fruit 48. Paddle 50. Necessitate 52. Deuce follower 53. Shells 54. Shaping tool 55. ____ nut 56. Raised to the third power 57. Hesitation 59. Once around 60. Survey 61. Sable 62. Tide creator 64. Joyce and Raines 65. Formic acid source 66. Rocky peaks 67. Ring, as a bell 68. Menswear item 71. Metal mold 72. Literary collections 73. Ornamental vase 74. Watson, to Holmes

75. At any time, in verse 76. Neural network 77. Kind of detector 78. Puppet 79. Dull 80. “Bette Davis ____” 81. In accordance with 82. Smaller than fins

33. Action or linking 35. Adhesive strip 36. Tomahawk 38. Bona fide 41. Contestant’s winnings 42. Zenith 43. Burning 44. Makes gentle 46. Bounders 47. Type of school 49. Harassed 51. Greek letter 53. Distinctive quality 56. Chamber 57. Weaker 58. Aorta, e.g. 59. Profits’ opposites 60. Power tool 61. Paled 63. Speak in public 64. Uneasy 66. Vetch 67. Logger’s commodity 69. Baseless 70. Long, slippery fish 74. Bedlam

DOWN 1. Potpourri 2. Frost 3. Hollow 4. Switch positions 5. Concern 6. French money, once 7. Chinese association 8. Vitamin A source 9. Along the middle 10. Without dread 11. Further 12. Diocese head 13. Type of skiing 14. Forest clearing 24. You, to Shakespeare 28. Nerd’s kin 29. Biblical beast 31. Perplexed FOR ANSWER: See the 32. Poke April 4th FREE PRESS


You feel very tense lately, and all that stress might affect your health. Take some time to rest, and indulge in a period of silence if you can. If you do, you will be back on your feet in no time. SCORPIO

You may be pleasantly surprised by a promotion at work. This good news might inspire your friends to organize a party to celebrate, since they all know how hard you have worked.

HOW TO PLAY: Fill in the grid so that every row, every column and every 3x3 box contains the numbers 1 through 9 only once. Each 3x3 box is outlined with a darker line. You already have a few numbers to get you started. Remember: You must not repeat the numbers 1 through 9 in the same line, column or 3x3 box.


You might sign up for a class that will help you advance professionally. This may also allow you to meet new people. Everything you do this week will be done fast. CAPRICORN

You are tempted to go on a last-minute getaway holiday. It’s a great idea, but take the time to get informed about the location so you don’t end up disappointed. AQUARIUS

If somebody owes you money; you will finally get your due. Stay close to home this week so you can connect with your loved ones around family activities. PISCES

Expect some kind of conflict with a coworker, friend, family member, or lover. Just remember that it is okay to not agree about everything. Keep your cool and the dark cloud will pass.

FOR ANSWER: See the April 4th FREE PRESS

Puzzle No 343

T170 Shannon Larsen.........1313 173 Halden Webber ..........1312 T174 Jack Drake ................1311 T174 Maureen Woodman ...1311 T174 Doland Clifford ...........1311 T174 Anne Barrett...............1311 T174 Doug Pincott ..............1311 T179 John Fernandes .........1310 T179 Hank Bueckert ...........1310 T179 Gord Smith.................1310 T179 Rick Thorne................1310 T179 Russell Curll ...............1310 T179 Beverly Wallace..........1310 T179 Louis Mlieczko ...........1310 186 Arden Fowler .............1309 187 Sandra Davidson .......1308 T188 Chris Rottluff ..............1307 T188 Jackie McAbee ..........1307 T188 Shirley Williams .........1307 T188 Peter Reid ..................1307 T188 Charlie Corno .............1307 T188 Bernie Morgenthaler ..1307 T194 Cliff Lindsay ...............1306 T194 Brad Mills...................1306 T194 Lesley Janet Paul.......1306 T194 George Steber............1306 T194 Karam Parsad ............1306 T194 Tyler Ekdahl ...............1306 T200 Mrs. Jamie Simm ......1305 T200 Marc Dufour...............1305 T200 Trevor Paul .................1305 T203 NIck Annis ..................1304 T203 Rhonda Williamson ....1304 T205 Ken Patterson ............1303 T205 Barry Fortin ................1303 T207 R.D. Scott ...................1302 T207 Bob Berke ..................1302 T207 Sharon Kryschuk .......1302 T207 Peter Leslie ................1302 T207 Meghan Pistell ...........1302 T207 Steffanie Iles ..............1302 T213 Gary Sayenchuk.........1301 T213 Patricia McKay ...........1301 T213 Alex Dufresne ............1301 T216 Andrea Keller .............1300 T216 Kirsteen Wilson ..........1300 T216 Barry Rochon .............1300 T216 Mauki Bergbauer .......1300 T216 Yves Roy ....................1300 T221 Pat Drake ...................1299 T221 Owen Peters ..............1299 T221 Jeff Edwards..............1299 224 Max Barrett ................1298 225 Donald Dolinski..........1297 T226 Laraine Shedden........1296 T226 Sandra Lindsay ..........1296 T226 Randy Morgan ...........1296 T226 Ron Urff......................1296 T226 Tim Sheets.................1296 T226 Alex menzel ...............1296 T226 Jason McKay .............1296 T226 Marlene Scott ............1296 T226 Allan Halcro................1296 T235 Maury Skalicky ..........1295 T235 Ruth Parsad ...............1295 237 Gina Myhill-Jones ......1294 238 Jeff Kendy..................1293 239 Linda Hames..............1292 T240 Katelyn Raimundo......1291 T240 Stephen Boyd ............1291 T242 Maria Raimundo ........1290 T242 Sue Finnis ..................1290 T244 Kyra Hopson ..............1289 T244 Gus Collins .................1289 T244 Megan Pennicott........1289 T244 Norman Kirincich ......1289 T244 Diane Gillespie ...........1289 T244 Don Jones..................1289 T244 Nick Cahoon ..............1289 T244 K. Lang.......................1289 T252 Scott Loynachan ........1288 T252 Karen Wagner ............1288 T252 Fred Cartwright ..........1288 T255 Samanrha Urff ...........1287 T255 Scott Cranswick.........1287 T257 Chris Hewlett .............1286 T257 Matt Pistell .................1286 259 Brenda Daoust ...........1285 260 Mona Collins ..............1283 T261 Greg Gibbon ...............1282 T261 Roy Dawe Sr. .............1282 T261 Linda Enzmann ..........1282 264 Rick Smale.................1281 T265 Pauline Dixon .............1280 T265 Kelsey Raimundo .......1280 T265 Pat Roe ......................1280 T265 Wendy Perepelkin ......1280

T269 Deric Coates ..............1279 T269 B. Shillito ....................1279 271 John C. Dixon.............1278 T272 Jan Smale..................1276 T272 James Sullivan ..........1276 T272 J. Scorse ....................1276 275 Maddi Gilbert .............1275 T276 Doug MacNicol ..........1274 T276 Joyce Paul .................1274 T276 Margaret Peters .........1274 T276 Lisa Graham ..............1274 T280 Marion Thorne ...........1273 T280 Gladys Archie .............1273 282 Wayne Kozak .............1271 T283 Chris Hayman ............1270 T283 Kevin Raimundo.........1270 T283 Zach Phannmueller....1270 T283 E. Bjornson.................1270 T287 Dempsey Paul............1269 T287 Gord Popadinac .........1269 289 Kasondra Haber .........1268 T290 Dean Tenale ...............1266 T290 Diana Forster .............1266 T292 Galin...........................1265 T292 Masen Fernandes ......1265 294 D. Mingo ....................1263 295 Tom Dolinski ..............1262 T296 Chris Wisdom.............1261 T296 Steve Marinus............1261 T298 Sharon Williscroft .......1260 T298 Laurie Dolinski ...........1260 T298 Ashley Lobsiger .........1260 301 Rose Magnussan .......1259 302 Larry Newhook ..........1258 T303 Sandy Madu ..............1257 T303 Mike Archie ................1257 T305 Rick Farmer ...............1256 T305 Mike Bubenko............1256 T307 Stacy Jones ...............1255 T307 Len Sandford .............1255 T307 Courtney Jones..........1255 T310 Tanner W Bartsch ......1253 T310 Darrell Blades ............1253 T312 Michael Hopson .........1252 T312 G. Loyer .....................1252 T312 Donna Scott ...............1252 315 Donna Wagner ...........1250 T316 Mary Provost..............1249 T316 Joseph A. Archie ........1249 318 Brian Sinclair..............1248 T319 Clayton Kinder ...........1247 T319 Barb Hagen................1247 321 Eddy Dixon.................1246 T322 Norma T. Archie..........1245 T322 Annie McKave............1245 324 Leanne Chamberlain..1244 T325 Claudia Morgenthaler 1243 T325 Georgia Johnson........1243 327 Roxanne Henderson ..1242 328 Patty Hurry .................1241 T329 Walter Wilcox .............1239 T329 Katleen Archie............1239 T329 John Ryan.................1239 T332 Kevin Dicken ..............1237 T332 Blanche Frazer...........1237 334 Chris Bunting .............1236 T335 Carlo Gunther.............1234 T335 Mike Palka .................1234 337 Debbie Scott ..............1233 338 Louise Leavitt.............1232 339 Ernest Archie..............1230 T340 Lyle Clifford ................1228 T340 Claude Denis..............1228 T342 Lynda Greer ...............1226 T342 John Raimundo .........1226 T342 Dean Archie ...............1226 T345 Aliel Leslie..................1225 T345 John Koch ..................1225 T347 Debbie DeCenzo ........1223 T347 Leonard Archie...........1223 349 Donna Archie .............1221 350 Kathy Provost.............1220 351 Haley Pennicott ..........1218 352 Carol L. Brown ...........1217 353 Lyle Dixon ..................1216 354 Norm Fortin................1214 355 Howard Malm ............1212 356 Krystal Hanson...........1210 357 L. Halper ....................1208 358 Albert Nadon ..............1206 359 Johnson Archie ..........1204 360 Arthur Paul .................1194 T361 Kay Stusrud ...............1175 T361 J.C. Foles ...................1175 363 Beverly Kendy ............1174 364 Terd Ferguson ............1058


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Employment Business Opportunities EMPLOYMENT ALERT. Some “ Work at Home” advertisements as well as some advertisements that appear to offer jobs usually sell information manuals and directions.


Career Opportunities Required Immediately. Journeyman Heavy Equipment Technician for Vernon Dealership. Our Heavy Equipment Technicians maintain, repair and rebuild heavy equipment at our shop and in the field in a safe, efficient and capable manner. Qualifications required: Journeyman certification. Have a strong awareness and attitude towards workplace health and safety. Able to meet the physical demands of a Heavy Equipment Technician. Working knowledge of computers. Experience in the Forestry and construction Industry. Woodland Equipment Inc offers excellent wage compensation, extended health benefits. On-going industry training and year round employment. We are one of the largest Hyundai dealers in Canada and believe our continued growth is a result of our highly skilled and engaged employees who deliver excellence in the Workplace. Come join our team in sunny and warm Vernon, where you will be appreciated, love our climate and enjoy all our outdoor activities. Please forward your resume via email to rgilroy@woodland No phone calls please.

Education/Trade Schools HEAVY EQUIPMENT OPERATOR TRAINING Get Practical Skills That Get Jobs Vancouver Island University training for over 50 years, No simulators. Low student / instructor ratio. 1-888-920-2221 ext: 6130 heavyequipment



Pets & Livestock

Pets & Livestock

Merchandise for Sale

Real Estate Houses For Sale

Help Wanted

Therapy Groups

Feed & Hay


Misc. for Sale

An earthmoving company based in Edson Alberta requires a full time Heavy Duty Mechanic for field and shop work. We require Cat Dozer/Deere excavator experience. You will work a set schedule for days on and off. Call Lloyd @ 780-723-5051

ALANON - Does someone’’s drinking bother you? Meet with others who feel the same. Meet Mondays, 7pm at the Health Centre at the back of the Hospital. Contact 250-3954646 ALCOHOLICS ANONYMOUS meetings in 100 Mile area: Mondays noon at #10 Scenic Place Estates. Tuesdays, 8pm, St. Timothy’’s Church. Thursdays 7:30pm, 108 Community Centre. Saturday night fireside family group 8pm, 100 Mile United Church. Sundays 7:30pm, south Cariboo Community Health Centre,rear entrance. 250-791-5286, 250395-4646, 250-395-6154, 250395-5368 NARCOTICS ANONYMOUS. Want to quit drugs or affected by someone’’s drug use? Meetings at Health Centre, 555 Cedar; Mon. & Fri., 7:30pm. Doors open 7pm. 250791-5287, or call the helpline: 250-320-5032

A L PAC A / L L A M A S / O L D E R HORSES, great hay for temperamental animals requiring hay with no stock. 60lbs $7. 250-395-2855. Delivery avail.

*WARNING* -Ads reading, “Free to a good home”, have the potential to attract individuals that see your family pet as a way to make $$money through any number of undesirable situations; i.e. selling to animal testing labs or in the case of horses, the slaughter house. Contact the SPCA at 250-395-5303 for information on successfully placing your pet in the right kind of home. Leave a message and a volunteer will get back to you.

2 FREE STANDING stereo computer speakers; volume, bass and treble controls. Exc. sound. Like new w/box, $20.00. Sony 17” LCD monitor SDM-HS73. Beautiful 1280 x 1024 resolution. Like new, in box. $120.00. Sony DVD/CD player w/Dolby digital. Complete with remote/manual. $20.00, in very good cond. Toshiba DVD player. ColorStream connections. DTS; Dolby digital complete w/remote. $25.00. 250-395-6179. MANUFACTURED pure wood shavings: natural product, high quality, low cost, bulk bagged shaving for livestock, pets, gardens. Custom hauling available. Call New Cal Rabbit Farm 250-395-3336 or 250706-8972.

GPS Forest Consultants Ltd. has a summer position available for a keen self motivated individual. We are a small full service consulting company specializing in silviculture & development services. Our ideal candidate will be enrolled in a natural resources program or related science program. This position involves working on all the various aspects of forestry operations including planting, surveying and timber development. Must be physically fit and willing to work independently in isolated locations throughout the 100 Mile House area. This is a summer field position with no camp work expected. Preference will be given to someone from the 100 Mile House area, but this not essential for this position if you have somewhere to stay for the season. All interested applicants please forward your resume and cover letter to by March 23, 2012.

HHDI RECRUITING is hiring on behalf of Baker Hughes Baker Hughes Alberta based oilfield services company is currently hiring;



HD MECHANICS 3rd or 4th apprentice or Journeyman Heavy Duty Mechanics with their Red Seal and CVIP License to work in Red Deer & Hinton. Please call 250-718-3330 or Fax: 1-888-679-0759 For more information or send your resume & current drivers abstract to: IF YOU would like to volunteer for the residents of Mill Site Lodge/Fischer Place Care Homes, then please join our auxiliary. We meet the first Thursday of every month at 10:30 a.m. in the Mill Site Lodge boardroom. For info call Shelly at 250-791-9277. WANTED: Part time cleaning lady required for Fawn Lake Resort. Now to October. Must be available to work weekends. Please call 250-593-4654.

Medical/Dental Dental Assistant required Reply to Dr. Harvey Thompson, #22-665 Front St., Quesnel, BC V2J5J5. 250-992-3771


Counselling TRAINED Counselor is available 24 hours a day to offer support, understanding, and help. Confidential and free of charge. Call Williams Lake Crisis & Counseling Centre. 1-800-704-4264

Education/Tutoring ARE you an adult who struggles to read, write or do math? Partner Assisted Learning (PAL) can help! We provide free one-to-one tutoring. Call Mary at 250-395-0404

Financial Services

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250-434-4505 250-434-4226

GET BACK ON TRACK! Bad credit? Bills? Unemployed? Need Money? We Lend! If you own your own home - you qualify. Pioneer Acceptance Corp. Member BBB. 1-877987-1420.

Legal Services CRIMINAL RECORD? Guaranteed Record Removal since 1989. Confidential, Fast, & Affordable. Our A+BBB Rating assures EMPLOYMENT & TRAVEL FREEDOM. Call for FREE INFO. BOOKLET

1-8-NOW-PARDON (1-866-972-7366)

Contractors CONTRACT CARPENTER: over 40 years exp. Honest & reliable. Ref. available. Versed in all aspects of construction. Additions, renovations, flooring, finishing, framing, ceramics, drywall, cabinets, garages, concrete work. Planning & ideas. Please call Barry 250-3954533

Painting & Decorating COAST MOUNTAIN PAINTING: 250-791-5359 or 250-609-1958. For all your painting needs.

Tree Services STAIRS TREE SERVICE: All aspects of tree service, reasonable rates. Call El Stairs 778-482-2218

Pets & Livestock

Feed & Hay FOREST GROVE. Good hay $4. Dry bedding or cheap cow hay $2 - $3 per bale. 250-3972978.

Good quality horse & cow hay, large square bales, round bales & haylage bales. Ph. early a.m. or evenings. (250)398-2805 GOOD quality square bales, grass/alfalfa mix. Baled with no rain. $3-$6 per bale. 250397-2378. Delivery available. HAY for sale. Round bales. Excellent horse hay. 400 kg. $50 per bale. 250-706-7202. HORSE HAY, grass mix, small squares. 55 - 60 lbs. Call Bill at 250-593-4440. HUNGRY VALLEY HAY: Small squares, round, cut early, baled dry. Delivery avail. 250-395-3539. SMALL sq. bales, 50-60lbs alfalfa grass mix. No rain, barn stored. $5 per bale. 10 min from town. 250-395-2291. SMALL square bales of mixed alfalfa grass hay, barn stored. Hillpoint Farms.250-791-6652. TOP QUALITY horse hay, 2nd cut, high protein, good for active horses. 60lb bales $7. 250-395-2855. Delivery avail.

Our classified ads are on the net! Check it out at Livestock PRIVATE pasture for rent, ready May 15. Up to 25 cow/calf pairs or singles. Fenced, with water. Cow & horse hay, grass mix, sm. rounds, $90/ton, no rain. 250791-6589.

Pets BEAGLE puppies. (7 puppies) $900. Vet checked, shots. Ready to go April 15. 250-3953178. SPCA - Your best choice in pets. 250-395-5303 The SPCA needs 2 to 3 phone volunteers to answer the emergency line. Suits retired or semi-retired individuals. Also, temporary foster homes needed. Please call 250-3955303 and leave a message.

Career Opportunities

Merchandise for Sale Firewood/Fuel FIREWOOD all split & cut from 12” to 48”. $130 per cord (4x4x8). Free delivery. Chris, 250-706-3043. Stacking Avail. FIREWOOD for sale $130/cord split and delivered. Seasoned pine. Call 250-395-2005

HEAT your entire home, domestic water and more with the Classic OUTDOOR WOOD FURNACE from Central Boiler. Dual fuel ready models available. Call Today. Cameo Plumbing & Heating (250)395-3535.

Heavy Duty Machinery A- STEEL SHIPPING STORAGE CONTAINERS / Bridges / Equipment Wheel loaders JD 644E & 544A / 63’ & 90’ Stiff boom 5th wheel crane trucks/Excavators EX200-5 & 892D-LC / Small forklifts / F350 C/C “Cabs”20’40’45’53’ New/ Used/ Damaged /Containers Semi Trailers for Hiway & StorageCall 24 Hrs 1-866-528-7108 Delivery BC and AB Dresser TD8G bulldozer, 7300hrs., $20,000. Ford F550 2003 flatdeck w/ball. $17,000. 30 yard/hr. gold trommel, new, never used. $25,000. Equipment can be viewed at Fox Mtn. Wms. Lake. hst applicable. (250)392-1113, mobile (250) 302-1198.

Tools TABLE SAW, heavy duty 10”, contractor type. $325 obo. 250-791-5216.

Roofing & Skylights

Roofing & Skylights

Career Opportunities

Our 6 month program gives you the specialized training needed for hospital positions. The focused, intensive schedule gets you into the work force as quickly as possible. We also offer: Online Medical Transcription - 9 months Pharmacy Technician – 8 months • Online or on campus

Health Care Assistant/RCA - 6 months Financial Aid available for qualified students P.C.T.I.A. accredited college

LOCAL Coin Collector, looking to buy collections, Mint & Proof sets, Accumulations, Olympic, Gold, Silver Coins Etc. Any amount. Please Call Chad at 250-863-3082. WANTED: Old lever action Winchester & Marlin rifles and carbines. Call (250)791-6369

HOT TUB (SPA) COVERS. Best price. Best quality. All shapes & colours available. 1-866-652-6837

A people-oriented job at the heart of hospital operations. You’ll never be bored again.


WE BUY GOLD & SILVER in every form. We match the best price for your silver coins pre-1968. Open every Saturday 10am - 3pm. 205 Birch Ave., 100 Mile House 250-395-3034

Misc. for Sale

Nursing Unit Clerk !

Call Today For Free Info Kit

Misc. Wanted

CRALIN MEADOWS HANOVERIANS SPRING INTO THE SHOW SEASON • EC.LEVEL 1 Coach NCCP-2 •All levels, private, group and lesson packages • Specialized in Hunter/Jumper & Equitation •EC Rider 1-6 program available for credits SALES • LESSONS • TRAINING

To book lessons call Linda Poel


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Homes for Rent

Scrap Car Removal

100 MILE House (Sundials) 3 bdrm twnhse. NS, NP. $600-$750. 250-395-6576

HOUSE FOR RENT, 15 minutes from 100 Mile house. 4 bedroom, 4 bathroom, almost 3000 sq ft on two levels with fully finished basement and extra kitchen. Also 1200 sq ft workshop/garage with plenty of parking on 1.8 parklike acres. $1400 mth - owner is willing to lease to own and may carry financing $325,000. Available in April. 250-7063047 or 250-487-2294.



CANADIAN MENTAL HEALTH ASSOCIATION CMHA-SCB is now taking applications for our affordable family housing development, located on Cariboo Trail and Jens Street, 100 Mile House B.C. Application forms can



BC HOUSING is now accepting applications for housing from persons 55 years and older as well as disabled persons 19 years of age and older. Eligible tenants pay 30% of gross monthly income for rent. For applications contact: 250395-4743 or 1-800-834-7149. ONE bdrm apt. Clean, quiet, N/S, N/P. Ref. req. $550 per month. plus utilities. Call 250395-3691. PARKVIEW APTS: 1 BDRM apt for rent renovated, downtown 100 Mile. $550/mo, 2 bdrm $650, bachelor $450. Includes heat. (250)395-3660 or (250)706-9144 RENOVATED 2 bedroom in town close to all amenities $ 600 per month plus utilities NS - call GERHARD Century21(R) Seaside Realty Ltd (100 Mile) 250-395-2133

FAX: 250-395-3939



Homes Wanted


PUBLISHED EVERY FRIDAY ADVERTISING DEADLINES Display Ads: Tuesday, noon Classified Display ads: Monday, 4 pm Classified Word Ads: Monday, 2 pm


WANTED TO BUY: Nice home with basement, garage, small acreage. Horse Lk., Lone Butte area. 250-3954569.

South Cariboo Branch

Office Hours: 8:30am to 4pm, Monday to Friday


be picked up at the Community Resource Centre (between the Hospital and the Junior High School), or at the

Women’s Centre (102 Bridge Creek Centre, Birch Avenue). The 25 unit project has 1, 2, 3 and 4 bedroom units. Applicants must provide income and asset information and verification upon application. This project is sponsored by the Canadian Mental Health Association - South Cariboo Branch and British Columbia Housing and Management Commission.

Rentals Apt/Condo for Rent 1 BDRM APT. above store on Hwy 97.$495/mon plus hydro. N/S, N/P, W/P only. Call Dave 250-395-3106 or 250-3952069 (after 6pm) 2 BDRM apts for rent. Quiet building. In 100 Mile House. 250-706-2336

✴Cariboo Garden Apt.✴ 1&2 Bedrooms, Clean, large, bright Near hospital/shopping Social room, fish ponds & garden spots avail. Seniors welcome

(250)395-0809 or (250)395-0168

Commercial/ Industrial

100 MILE: Renovated 3 bdrm house, in 100 Mile. Zoned commercial/residential. Unfinished basement & garage. Pets considered. N/S. DD & refs required. $1000/mo. Utilities included. 250-3974152. Avail. May 1st.

2 BD, 1 BA, CLINTON Large view lot. Washer & dryer Wood stove. $625 (negotiable) 604219-3894 3 BDRM, 2 bath home on Cariboo Trail. $1100 per mon. D.D. & ref. req’d. 250-3972521. Avail. Feb. 1, 2012. 3 BDRM home in 108, n/p, n/s, refs req. $800 per month. Avail. now. 250-791-1977. 4 BDRM house in the 108. 20’x30’ shop, excellent family home. Quiet cul-de-sac. $800 per month. Option to purchase. (250)459-2408 6298 MOOSE POINT DRIVE, across from Watch Lake Access, 2 bdrm house, gas fireplace, electric baseboard heaters, w/d, insulated hobby shop. $795/mth. 250-456-7503.

***Available to rent***

3000 SQ.FT SHOP for rent or Lease, large open area, 16’ ceiling, small mezzanine area, front office. Formerly Mike & Joe’s Auto Repair, downtown 100 Mile House. Ron 250-7063047, 250-487-2294 NEWLY renovated retail space available @ 355 Birch ave. 100 Mile. formerly the Tip Top bldg call Janet 250395-2545

Duplex / 4 Plex 2 BDRM suite in 4-plex. In 100 Mile. Newly renovated. DD, refs. req. No dogs. 250-3952744 or 1-250-267-1702. AVAIL. April 1st: 2 & 3 bdrms, renovated apts, in downtown 100 Mile. $600 & $650 rent, ref. req. No dogs. Call 250456-7314.

Mobile Homes & Pads 2 BDRM recently renovated, located in Travellor’s Trailer Park, f,s,w,d, $650 per month. No pets. Wood stove. 250396-7185 250-706-4046.

Horse lake, 10 min to town 2 bdrm rustic cabin, NP garage $650/mo 108 Mile Ranch Lg 1 Bdrm Log Home “Quiet, beautiful location” w/d, $800/mo 2 bdrm Gothic Arch Spectacular Lake view, Open Plan Laundry,Wood/Gas Heat $850/mo Call ‘Will’ @ 250-706-9359

RE/MAX Country Lakes Realty HORSE LAKE Waterfront - 3 BDRM House, avail immed. Close to Elementary school. No smoking. No large dogs. Small pets negotiable. References and damage deposit req’d. $975 per month, negotiable. Contact Nancye, 250395-2684, cell# 250-706-1406. NICE 3 bdrm house in LLH. Quiet neighbourhood, fenced yard, fruit trees. W/D F/S, garage, wkshop & gdn shed. N/S. Pet Ok. $750. Ref Req. 250395-0627

Office/Retail MONEY Maker - be your own boss - Retail Space 900 sq ft perfect for Ice Cream/Fudge & Kettle Corn and/or Internet Cafe, Book Store, Gift Shop, Electronics - bring your ideas 378 Taylor Ave best location and exposure - $500/mo plus HST/plus triple net/plus utilities call Gerhard at Century21(R) Seaside Realty Ltd (100 Mile) 250-395-2133 PRIME OFFICE SPACE for Rent. South Cariboo Business Centre 226- 475 Birch Avenue 156 sft only $195.00 mtly. incl. utilities, janitorial. call Konrad 250 395-2233.

“The Only Ministry of Environment Approved Scrap Car Recycler.”

100 Mile New & Used Auto Parts Ltd. 250-395-1141

Toll Free: 1-877-395-1133

1990 S15 EXT CAB 4x4 • • •

4.3 L automatic near new tires good running condition

$3200 250-395-7570

*Certain restrictions apply. Call for details SCRAP BATTERIES WANTED We buy scrap batteries from cars & trucks & heavy equipment. $4.00 each. Free pick-up anywhere in BC, Minimum 10. Call Toll Free 1.877.334.2288

Legal Notices

Legal Notices

Shared Accommodation FURNISHED room in large house on acreage. Close to 100 Mile. $350/mon. 250-3952377

Suites, Lower 2 BDRM basement suite in 100 Mile, $600 per month. Heat & hydro included. Covered parking. 250-397-0161.

Want to Rent FARM WANTED to rent for sheep /beef production. Must have barn corral fencing etc 604-287-7180


Auto Accessories/Parts USED BEDLINER for 1995 Dodge Dakota. In good condition- no cuts or cracks. $75.00 Phone: 250-395-6179.

Auto Financing Sometimes bad things happen to good people. Why wait to get the car you deserve. Apply now. 1-877-218-8970


2007 FOREST STEWARDSHIP PLAN MAJOR AMENDMENT TOLKO INDUSTRIES LIMITED, CARIBOO WOODLANDS 925 - 2ND AVE NORTH WILLIAMS LAKE, B.C. V2G 4P7 In accordance with section 20(1) of the Forest Planning and Practices Regulation (FPPR) the proposed major amendment to the Tolko Industries Ltd, Cariboo Woodlands Forest Stewardship Plan (FSP) is publicly available for review and comment commencing March 16, 2012 for a period of sixty days. The proposed changes being made pursuant to Section 29(1) (f) of the FPPR are intended to align the FSP results and strategies with the April 18, 2011 Ministerial Order establishing Land Use Objectives for the Cariboo-Chilcotin Land Use Plan Area. Specifically, the amendment is being made to modify, add, and replace applicable results and strategies to align with established Land Use Objectives. The FSP amendment prepared by Tolko Industries Limited, Cariboo Woodlands will be available for review and written comment until May 14, 2012 at the Cariboo Woodlands office during business hours (8:00am-5:00pm). Please contact Bryan Jakubec, RPF, Senior Planning Forester, Cariboo Woodlands, Williams Lake at ph: (250) 305-3607 fax: (250) 305-3690 to review the amendment. Written comments can be submitted by mail or in person to the address above.

Get Your Mush On At Our First Annual

Spring Party DINNER ~ DANCE ~ AUCTION April 28, 2012 In the Valley Room Behind the 100 Mile Lodge Doors Open at 5:30pm Dinner at 6pm Dance & Auction to follow

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Premier Christy Clark has appointed Richmond-Steveston MLA John Yap as Minister of State for Multiculturalism. Clark also appointed VancouverLangara MLA Moira Stilwell to a new role, parliamentary secretary to the health ministry, responsible for health-care innovation. Stilwell is a radiologist and nuclear medicine specialist. Clark appointed Richmond Centre MLA Rob Howard parliamentary secretary to the transportation ministry, focused on air services agreements.





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Angela McKee and her husband have lived in the South Cariboo for three years. In that time they have started a family and have enjoyed the smalltown atmosphere and family orientation of our community. Prior to starting her family, Angela worked as a youth support worker at the Youth Zone and gained a great deal of knowledge about our community, CFEC and the needs of youth. Prior to coming to the South Cariboo, Angela managed various programs in the agriculture community in the Fraser Valley working both with staff as well as producers. PSO student Ben Mowbray is the second new youth board member and has lived in 100 Mile House all his life. He plans to attend university once he graduates. Ben is active in snowboarding, fishing and golfing, and

would like to add a youthful insight to the board on matters and a viewpoint similar to his peers. The board’s other directors include: • Sheila Hart, board chair and accreditation committee chair, seven years of service. • Grace Marshall, vice-chair, three years of service. • Janice Silveria, secretary and policy committee chair, 10-plus years of service. • Ron Howard, finance committee, four years of service. • Vic Popiel, audit committee chair, 10-plus years of service. Anyone interested in learning more about CFEC and becoming a member of the CFEC society and perhaps a director is encouraged to contact Sheila Hart or Lisa De Paoli at 250395-5155. Lisa De Paoli is the CFEC executive director.

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