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A solemn reminder Legion president ‘humbled’ by Remembrance Day turnout

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Much like the innumerable ceremonies in communities across the country on Monday, the gathering in 100 Mile House on Nov. 11 was a solemn one. Hundreds crowded the 100 Mile Community Hall, lined its walls, even stood in the cold outside its doors, as a Remembrance Day ceremony, organized by the Royal Canadian Legion Branch #260, reminded folks about the sacrifice, loss and pain of wars, Bob Wangensteen past and present. The Eclectica Community Choir sang throughout the hour-long observance, pausing for speeches and two minutes of silence. Visible in the crowd during that time were somber moments of heartfelt reflection. A parade down Birch Avenue preceded the ceremony. Spectators watched quietly and snapped the occasional photo before following the marchers into the hall. Branch #260 president Bob Wangensteen said he was humbled and honoured by the turnout. Cariboo-Chilcotin MLA Donna Barnett also addressed the crowd. She talked about “freedoms we sometimes forget to be thankful for” and how “we’re lucky” to have Canadians today willing to defend them. “We have so much to be thankful for,” Barnett added. “Don’t forget the veterans who need our help.”

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Fred Peeters lowered his head for a moment of silence and Lana Johnson wiped away tears during a Remembrance Day ceremony at the 100 Mile Community Hall in 100 Mile House on Nov. 11. Johnson’s daughter, Shardae Johnson, is a member of the Canadian Armed Forces stationed in Shilo, Manitoba.

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Bridal gown abandoned

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Did you have a spring or early summer wedding and then lose your gown? 100 Mile Laundromat owner Andrew Hofmarks is in a quandary over how to find the owner of an abandoned wedding dress dropped off about five months ago. Hofmarks says he had stepped out of the laundromat briefly, and upon his return, found the dress in a zippered protective bag laying on one of the tables. There was no note, so he awaited instructions to come in regarding what its owner wanted done with the dress, Hofmarks explains. After a time, he went ahead and cleaned the dress, thinking

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100 Mile Laundromat owner Andrew Hofmarks is seeking the owner of this abandoned wedding dress in a last-ditch effort before it gets donated to charity at the end of November.

the owner must have intended that service surely and would not leave it indefinitely. However, summer stretched on and no one came back for it, so now that winter is approaching, Hofmarks says he is going to pull the plug on storing the abandoned dress at the end of November.

“I could sell it, but I don’t want to do that. So, I thought I’d give it away, but then decided I’ll give them one more

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The 70 Mile House and Area Community Funds Society held a meeting at the Seventy Mile Access Centre (SMAC) on Nov. 2 to go over the newly formed society, which is registered with the Kamloops Foundation. The purpose of the society is to provide support and incentives for individuals to enhance their community by furthering their education. The catchment area includes North Bonaparte Road to Pressy Lake, 70 Mile House, Green Lake and Watch Lake residents. The fund was formed because people wanted a legacy for the 70 Mile House School, which later became SMAC. Anyone can contribute to this worthwhile cause and the society executive hopes donations will become tax deductible in the months to come. Society executive members are as follows: president Gail Mosley; treasurer Robin Rusaw;

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Rita Dixon, one of Santa’s elves, was minding the 70 Mile House Craft Store and proudly displayed a beautiful Christmas figure.

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Good start, bad finish

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The Lac la Hache Tomahawks took the third period off and the Quesnel Kangaroos made them pay for it. Quesnel notched six goals in the final 20 minutes on their way to a 10-2 rout of Lac la Hache on home ice on Nov. 9. “We didn’t play hockey in the third period,” says Tomahawks coach Al Navrot. When the two teams met on Oct. 12 in Lac la Hache, it was the Tomahawks winning 6-2. Lac la Hache has struggled with a small roster on the road this season, but Navrot doesn’t think that was the case in Quesnel. “We had enough depth (in the line up).

I think part of it may be conditioning and being able to play stronger defensively. It’s one of our weak points. Offensively, we have the power.” The game was tied 2-2 after one period. Wilfred Robbins and Ty Moses found the back of the net for Lac la Hache. Assists went to Robin Gilbert, Antoine Sargeant, Anthony Sellars and Drew Rose. Lac la Hache is 2-5 this season, but both wins came against teams with winning records. “There are strong teams (in the Central Interior Hockey League), but everyone is getting beat,” Navrot says. “I have faith in my team. I have no doubts.” The senior men’s hockey team recently added two players –

Kenneth Schmidt and Walter Schmidt from Fraser Lake, two “big, strong and physical guys” – that should be difference makers going forward, the coach adds. Lac la Hache is hosting the Williams Lake Stampeders, division rivals, at the Rolf Zeis Memorial Arena on Nov. 23 and Nov. 24.

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More players welcome

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Local volleyball players of all skill levels gather Tuesday nights at the 100 Mile House Junior Secondary gymnasium. The drop-in sessions run from 7 to 9 p.m. and cost $2.50. On a recent night, players split up into two

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teams for a few games, but the group is always looking for more participants. “It’s building; it’s getting there,” says Kim Taylor, an organizer. “The teams are different every week. It’s a great [activity] for the winter. Just come out and have fun.” It’s adult co-ed volleyball, but young players are welcome, she adds. “If they know how to play, we don’t turn them away.” For more information, Taylor can be reached by phone at 250-395-7780 during the day and 250-3954855 in the evening.

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John Tomlinson kept an eye on the ball as teammate Adam Ramsay went up to spike it during a co-ed volleyball game at the 100 Mile Junior Secondary School gym in 100 Mile House on Nov. 5.

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Around the South Cariboo

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Tracy Morey, left, bought a raffle ticket from South Cariboo Lioness Lydia Kendall in Cariboo Mall on Nov. 8. The grand prize is a five-minute shopping spree at Save-On-Foods.

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Jonathon Feist got a bear hug from Sparky the Fire Dog when 100 Mile Fire-Rescue visited Our Place Child Care on Nov. 6. Sparky arrived on a big, shiny fire engine with chief Darrell Blades to talk to the children about fire safety.

Roy Berryman lined up a shot during a recent pickup basketball game at the 100 Mile Junior Secondary School gym in 100 Mile House. The gym is open to adults and senior students Monday nights between 7 and 9 p.m.

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Lorne Crampton, second left, was recently presented with an autographed 100 Mile House Wranglers jersey at the South Cariboo Rec. Centre. Crampton was high bidder for the jersey at a 100 Mile House Lions Club Dinner and Auction on Nov. 2. Also pictured, front from left to right, are Wranglers president Tom Bachynski, coach Doug Rogers, Lions Club representative Ron Graves and 100 Mile House mayor Mitch Campsall. Back row are team members Lane Van de Wetering, left, and Braeden St. Louis.

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The children at Our Place Child Care were busy decorating Health Stars on Nov. 6. They will be given away to everyone who sponsors a bigger star to be lit up on the hospital in the South Cariboo Health Foundation’s celestial Starry Night campaign.

This grey raven spotted in the Donex parking lot on Nov. 9 was a bit of a déjà vu for those who saw a similarly coloured bird last February that caused quite a bit of talk about town. The odd colouration of the raven is probably due to a phenomenon called leucism, which may revert to their typical colour after molting. It is similar in appearance to the European Hooded crow.

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CMHA-SC acting executive director Susann Collins, second left, and Debbie MacNeil, representing the Williams Lake & District Credit Union Community Investment Fund Program, are flanked by Soupe De Tour volunteers Cari Homan, far left, and Eleanor Hoglund, far right, during a cheque presentation in 100 Mile House on Nov. 7.

CMHA-SC receives funding for Soupe de Tour program

The $5,000 being awarded to Canadian Mental Health Association-South Cariboo (CMHA-SC) branch is coming from the Williams Lake and District Credit Union’s (WLDCU) Community Investment Fund. The money will be used to support the CMHA-SC’s Soupe de Tour – a mobile hot meal program – which provides nutritious food to local individuals and families struggling with poverty, says CMHASC acting executive director Susann Collins. The money will help buy the groceries and supplies used to make the soup for this program, she adds. The WLCCU’s Community Investment Fund supports local nonprofit organizations and community groups with projects and initiatives that contribute to economic revitalization and improved quality of life, while breaking down barriers in order to help families achieve economic success and enhanced quality of life. The CMHA-SC, in partnership with a group of dedicated volunteers, has prepared and delivered thousands of servings of hot, nourishing soup since the program began several years ago, Collins says. This year-round program will be broadened to serve the increasing numbers of people

accessing the service due to the continuing challenging economic times, she adds. “Our staff and volunteers deliver food weekly, or on alternate weeks, to the 100 Mile Food Bank and Loaves & Fishes Outreach. The Soupe de Tour program

also provides soup on an ongoing basis to the 100 Mile & District Women’s Centre and to the Cariboo Family Enrichment Centre.” The soup is also made available to CMHASC’s poverty support programs – Homeless

Outreach program, and Extreme Weather Response Shelter, Collins explains. “We thank the Williams Lake and District Credit Union for awarding us this muchneeded funding and we’re very grateful for their kind generosity.”

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Get Your Entry Ready For The Annual

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One lucky child will be the star of the show riding with Santa in his new sleigh!

Check out our South Cariboo Chamber of Commerce Facebook page for details! Entry forms can be downloaded from www.southcariboochamber.org under Community Events or picked up at the Chamber office. Please register prior to 12 noon on Wed., Nov. 27. NO EXCEPTIONS. Parade starts at 5:30pm sharp! All entrants gather at the staging area (behind Save-On-Foods) by 4:45 pm The South Cariboo Chamber for preparation.

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SC Chamber of Commerce Thursday Mornngs 10:30am CLUES ACROSS 1. Reverberation 5. Sonny’s ex wife 9. Drives elephant 11. High-spirited tomboy 13. Plans 15. Gather materials together 16. Brew 17. Discovery child star 19. Stalk of a moss capsule 21. Capital of Yemen 22. Local area network 23. Belgrade River 25. Straight or bobby 26. Tennis player rank 28. Helped (archaic) 30. Lounges 32. Dove sounds 34. Int’l relief organization 35. Planted crops 37. Gobblers 39. Animal companions 40. Firth of Clyde city & river 42. Korean writer Mogeum 44. 007’s creator Flemming

45. Ursine animal 47. Voyage 49. Pageant title 54. A woman’s undergarment 55. A treeless grassy plain 56. Anarchic 58. Gun dog 59. Coat of wool 60. These (old English) 61. Somalian shilling CLUES DOWN 1. Birds of prey 2. Fastest land animal 3. Judge’s moniker (abbr.) 4. Part of Uttar Pradesh 5. Italian crooner Perry 6. Syringe 7. Articles fit to eat 8. Replace spent bullets 9. International metal polish 10. New Mexico artist town 11. Elf (Brit.) 12. Glowing gas element 14. Break suddenly

15. Blue colored 18. Br. children’s author Blyton 20. Limicoline bird 24. Burn plants 26. Gulf of, Aegean Sea inlet 27. Clysters 29. Leguminous fruit 31. Large tub 33. Member of U.S. Navy 35. Having physical sensation 36. Colors clothes 38. Plural of 33 down 39. Grouped by twos 41. Fence bar 43. Cherry brandy 44. Pixies 46. Canadian flyers 48. Emit coherent radiation 50. Lot 51. Area units 52. Russian space station 53. Tools for holes 57. 5th sign of the zodiac

SAGITTARIUS - Nov 23/Dec 21 Sagittarius, you may prefer to keep certain things to yourself. Don’t succumb to pressure to share those things you prefer to remain private. CAPRICORN - Dec 22/Jan 20 Several new opportunities are coming your way, Capricorn. You just need to sort through all of them and figure out just what you want to do in the next few weeks. AQUARIUS - Jan 21/Feb 18 The new season has you feeling refreshed and ready for new beginnings, Aquarius. Make the most of this new lease on life and encourage others to join you. PISCES - Feb 19/Mar 20 Pisces, you will have to maintain your focus around the office, as you will have to juggle multiple tasks in the week ahead.

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Children Childcare Wanted BABYSITTER needed for after school in Gateway area. 250-395-3137.

Employment Career Opportunities CONTRACT Log Trucks and Drivers Wanted . Coleman Forest Products is an established logging contractor based out of Sundre Alberta. We are looking for safety conscious drivers with off road experience, and able to pass a drug test. Please call Darcy at 403-638-6047.

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Therapy Groups ALANON - Does someone’’s drinking bother you? Meet with others who feel the same. Meet Thursdays, 8 pm at the Health Centre at the back of the Hospital. Contact 250-3954646 ALCOHOLICS ANONYMOUS meetings in 100 Mile area: Mondays noon at #18 - 208 8th Street. Tuesdays, 8pm, 100 Mile United Church. Thursdays 7:30pm, 108 Community Centre. Sundays 7:30pm, south Cariboo Community Health Centre,rear entrance. 250-791-5286, 250395-4646, 250-395-6154, 250395-5368

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Professional/ Management YUKON Zinc, Wolverine Mine is looking to fill the following positions: Advanced Care Paramedic, Mill Trainer and Journeyman Millwrights. Visit our website at www.yukonzinc.com to apply

A-STEEL SHIPPING DRY STORAGE CONTAINERS Used 20’40’45’53’and insulated containers all sizes in stock. SPECIAL Trades are welcome. 40’ Containers under $2500! Call Toll Free Also JD 544 & 644 wheel loaders JD 892D LC Excavator Ph 1-866-528-7108 Delivery BC and AB www.rtccontainer.com CUSTOM built 1994 8x12 tandem trailer. Two 7500 lb. axles, elec. brakes, deck over wheels, 6 ft. steel frame, aluminum sided detachable box with side doors & back door. $3000, obo. Call Art at 250395-1235.

Feed & Hay Excellent quality cow & horse hay, large round & large square bales. “2013 hay available.” Phone early a.m. & evenings. Deliveries available (250)398-2805 HUNGRY VALLEY Hay, round bales for horses & cattle. And some small square bales. Ph. 250-395-3539.

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2 BDRM mobile #8 Park Dr. Estates, $650/mo. Call 250395-3268. MOBILE pad for rent #38 at Park Dr. Estates. Available immediately. 250-395-3268.

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TIRES: Set of four 215-75R15 M&S snow tires. Like new, only 1/2 season on them. $460 for the set. 250-791-6616, evenings.

Misc. Wanted

WANTED: Winchester Lever Action rifle and carbines. 250945-4321.

Rentals Apt/Condo for Rent 1 BDRM studio apt., downtown 100 Mile. Single person, NS, NP. Utilities included. $600/mon. 250-395-3085.

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Pets & Livestock

Duplex / 4 Plex 2 BDRM unit in 100 Mile. Close to park & school. References required. $600/mon. Also 3 bdrm unit, $650/mon. No dogs. Newly renovated. (250)456-7314 SPACIOUS 1 bdrm unit in 4-plex in 100 Mile. $700/mon. 250-395-2550.

108 MILE: 4 bdrm, 1 bath home on over 1/2 acre fenced property. Nat. gas heat, gas fireplace. $900/mo & utilities. NS. Small pet neg. D.D. Avail. December 1st. jamglos@hotmail.com or 250-791-6288 or 250-706-8120. 1 BDRM cabin in 100 Mile. NS. NP. Avail, Immed. $550/mon plus utilities. 250395-3691. 2 BDRM mobile home with lots of additions, part basement, on 7.5 acres at 93 Mile Loop Rd. Easy access to Hwy. 97. Lots of parking and turn around for highway rigs. $675/mon. 250-494-1126. 3 BDRM house w/full basement on lge. lot in Forest Grove. F/S, W/D, DW, pets okay. 250-320-6847. 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. 824 CARIBOO TRAIL: 3 bdrm, 2 bath home, avail. Dec. 1, 2013. DD & Ref. required. $1000/mon. plus utilities. 250397-2521. LARGE, bright 4 bdrm home/finished bsmt. School bus & transit right outside door. All appliances. NG FP up & down, renovated 2011. Contact Bryan 250-706-3211. Avail. Dec. 1st. $1000/mon with 1/2 mon. deposit. Ref. references please. NEWER 14x70 mobile in 103 Mile Subdivision. 2 bdrms, 2 full baths, bright kitchen. $695/mon plus utilities & water. 250-395-4602 or cell 250706-9701.

WE BUY GOLD & SILVER Get the best price for your SILVER COINS • Sat. 9am-1pm 205 Birch Ave., 100 Mile House 250-395-2826 Reopening Nov. 16

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JAPANESE RESTAURANT KITCHEN MANAGER. Sushi and Noodle Japanese restaurant operated by MSSN Food Service Corp. in 100 Mile House, BC is looking for a fulltime kitchen manager. This is a permanent, full time 40hrs/week position at 6-441 Alder Ave, 100 Mile House, BC. Min. Education: High School or higher. Employment requirements: 1-2 years in Japanese restaurant with cooking and kitchen managing experience; speak, read and write English; food safe education. Salary is $18.00 per hour. Kitchen Manager Duties: Food quality control; making and developing all sauces; cooking complete Japanese cuisine; manage all fish products and ordering; training new kitchen staff; scheduling of kitchen staff; developing new menu; maintain high standards or health and safety in the kitchen; keep track of inventory; basic bookkeeping in kitchen expenses. Send resume to: mseocanada@gmail.com or phone 250-395-2020. Contact: Michael Seo.

1984 HYSTER propane forklift. Dual tires on front, great for outside. 6000 lb. capacity. 52” fork. $2500. Call Art at 250-395-1235.

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HOUSEKEEPER wanted. N. Green Lake. Basic cleaning duties. Please have references. Send resume to Box 1395, 100 Mile House, BC. V0K 2E0. Call 250-706-9799.

Heavy Duty Machinery

1250 sq. ft. commercial retail space, street level in Rosewood Building in 100 Mile, for rent or lease. (Across from Donex). 250-396-7334 or 604530-4224.

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Marilyn Amundson, back left, Marg Paterson and Mayua Wilbey from 100 Mile were among the many folks of all ages who stopped by to visit with Santa Claus at the Winter Arts & Crafts Fair in the 100 Mile Community Hall on Nov. 9.

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Recognizing seniors in the South Cariboo The Rotary Club of 100 Mile House and friends of area seniors are hosting the annual Seniors Dinner at the 100 Mile Community Hall on Dec. 7. The free turkey dinner with all of the fixings is for folks who are 60-plus years old, and it always attracts a full house. Doors open at 5 p.m. and dinner is served at 6 p.m. Tickets are available at Royal LePage 100 Mile Realty, which is open from 9 a.m. to 5p.m. Monday through Saturday. Royal LePage spokesperson Sandy Davidson says they have been

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South Cariboo Health Foundation

Starry Nights NEW COMMUNITY FUNDRAISER

We ask you to share your ‘Best Yuletide Experience’ with our readers! Winning stories will appear in our special Christmas Greetings Supplement coming out on Dec. 25, 2013. Stories must be signed and include address and phone number. Stories should be no longer than 500 words. Please include a word count with your entry. Stories over 500 words may be disqualified. Categories: 1.) Senior (50 years and over) 2.) Adult (20-49 years) 3.) Teen (13-19 years) 4.) Youth (12 years and under)

‘A Star-Studded Way To Light Up the 100 Mile District Hospital’ This star-studded fundraiser will not only light up the hospital and the community, it will brighten the faces of everyone using our medical facilities. Funds raised will be used to purchase medical equipment and enhance health care services for 100 Mile area residents. Everyone is welcome to the Official Light Up in the hospital parking lot!

We’re inviting you to participate in this special fundraising event by purchasing a ‘Health Star’ for $50 to be lit up at the front of the 100 Mile District Hospital.

To be a Health Star, please donate to: Bag 399 100 Mile House, BC V0K 2E0

South Cariboo Health Foundation

or drop off at the

South Cariboo Health Desk (use rear entry) or

Call MJ at 250-706-2101

Be A

HEALTH STAR

Contest Number 2 is for all

Christmas Cooks The Free Press is sponsoring a

Christmas Recipe Contest ©100 Mile Free Press

Official Light-up is Friday, November 29 at 7pm after the Santa Claus Parade

Prizes awarded to the winner in each category!

Send in the recipe for your favourite snack for Christmas Eve or one for that Christmas Day dinner dish everyone raves about. We are looking for your holiday recipes - the special treats you make only this time of year - and the stories and/or a photo behind them and we’ll include as many as we can in the Christmas Greetings Supplement coming out December 25, 2013.

Prizes awarded by random draw! Please mail, email or fax your submissions and contact information to 100 Mile Free Press - christmas contests Box 459, 100 Mile House , B.C., V0K 2E0 Fax: 250-395-3939 Email: newsroom@100milefreepress.net

ENTRY DEADLINE IS FRIDAY, Nov. 29, 2013 at 4pm


100 Mile House Free Press, November 15, 2013