Wooden toy boat washes ashore on Lake Superior after 27 years adrift

Article content On Oct. 7, a small wooden boat drifted ashore on Lake Superior, leaving locals with a puzzling mystery. The Apostle Islands National Seashore in Wisconsin, a U.S. National Parks service, said the red, white, and blue boat was found with a message inscribed on its hull. “I am traveling to the ocean. Please […]

B.C. buys $8 million ranch for First Nation near Williams Lake

Article content The provincial government has bought a working cattle and hay ranch for the Xatśūll First Nation as part of treaty negotiations with the Northern Secwepemc te Qelmucw. The 4,170 acre ranch – northeast of Williams Lake – includes 1,200 acres of hay producing fields, 500 head of cattle and two homes. The government […]