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Saving energy, money

Urban Systems gave Chase council something to think about after their presentation on corporate energy usage reduction

Carmen Miller speaks to a full gallery at the Jan. 15 Chase council meeting

Chase pellet plant receives support

While there didn’t appear to be anything controversial set out in the agenda, the village office was unusually full

Carmen Miller speaks to a full gallery at the Jan. 15 Chase council meeting

Chase groups get taxpayers’ help

Chase council has helped ensure a local club remains in Chase by voting in favour of a grant in aid

Chase RCMP responded to more than 17 accidents in two weeks along the Trans-Canada Highway

Simple ways to prevent crashes

Winter has hit the Shuswap, and with the colder temperatures and snow come hazardous driving conditions.

Chase RCMP responded to more than 17 accidents in two weeks along the Trans-Canada Highway

Impaired driving down in Chase

Chase RCMP have had a slow few weeks, with most of their call-outs for winter driving accidents.

Aidan Lindblad

Sorrento students show their caring hearts

Sorrento Elementary School is celebrating Christmas by giving. Principal Ian Landy is proud of what the school has accomplished.

Aidan Lindblad
Cedar Heights Community volunteers have been hard at work preparing items for their annual bazaar and bake sale.

Cedar Centre gives shop local option

Shuswap Christmas festivities continue this weekend with a holiday event that is sure to warm your heart and your belly.

Cedar Heights Community volunteers have been hard at work preparing items for their annual bazaar and bake sale.
Natalya Melnychuk showed her support for the Chase Heat while handing out Project Comeback surveys at last week’s game.

Project aims to retain youth in Chase

Residents encouraged to provide feedback. A pilot project may play a role in revitalizing Chase and putting an end to the exodus of youth

Natalya Melnychuk showed her support for the Chase Heat while handing out Project Comeback surveys at last week’s game.
Resident Bob Crosby has been collecting signatures on a petition for a referendum which would allow Chase residents to vote for or against rezoning of the Aylmer Road property.

Chase pellet plant rezoning vote expected Nov. 26

Environmental assessment not needed before decision.

Resident Bob Crosby has been collecting signatures on a petition for a referendum which would allow Chase residents to vote for or against rezoning of the Aylmer Road property.
Wally Churchill and Bob Crosby listen to the comments from fellow Chase residents at the Nov. 12

Pellet plant hearing goes to round two

Input: Chase Village council hears heated opinions on proposal to rezone land on Aylmer Road

Wally Churchill and Bob Crosby listen to the comments from fellow Chase residents at the Nov. 12
Models walk the red carpet in front of an enthusiastic audience at an Oct. 20 fashion show in the Notch Hill Hall.

Show a runway success

Notch Hill: Thrifty fashions draw enthusiastic applause.

Models walk the red carpet in front of an enthusiastic audience at an Oct. 20 fashion show in the Notch Hill Hall.
Residents pack the community hall for the first public hearing held to gather public input on the proposed rezoning on Aylmer Road to accommodate a pellet plant.

Second hearing finalized

Pellet plant: Public invited to attend meeting Nov. 12.

Residents pack the community hall for the first public hearing held to gather public input on the proposed rezoning on Aylmer Road to accommodate a pellet plant.

Business ideas for Chase welcome Nov. 19

The future of Chase is being considered by a group of business owners with some big ideas.

Local health care imminent

After weeks of preparation and months without proper health care in the area, the Sorrento and Area Community Health Centre is finally ready

Chase Country Quilters members show off one of their pieces at their recent annual show and sale.

Quilters show another success

The Chase Country Quilters have sewn their way to success once again, but it could not have been done without community support.

Chase Country Quilters members show off one of their pieces at their recent annual show and sale.
Cedar Centre project manager

Cedar Centre re-opens

The welcome mat was out for the whole community as the Cedar Centre celebrated their grand re-opening.

Cedar Centre project manager
Elena Markin

Summer strong for Chase tourist numbers

A little extra education from students may be one of the many things that brought an increase in Chase tourism last summer

Elena Markin
On Oct. 1

Second hearing planned for Chase pellet plant

A decision on a rezoning application for a pellet plant will be delayed.

On Oct. 1
Popular children’s entertainer Fred Penner delights audiences of School District #83 students.

Sorrento students cheer for Fred Penner

There were smiles all around as a Canadian icon stopped into Sorrento Elementary School last week.

Popular children’s entertainer Fred Penner delights audiences of School District #83 students.

Chase residents weigh in on pellet plant

Chase councillors listened to almost two hours of both concerns and praise at the Tuesday meeting.