Andrea DeMeer

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‘You can’t make this stuff up’: Princeton RCMP

Thieves make several trips to haul away $100,000 in property from Kennedy Lake home

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Highway 3 is backed up again in Princeton, Saturday Dec. 18. Photo Andrea DeMeer

Highway 3 through Princeton at another standstill

Traffic controller says all trucks are being inspected for use of chains

Highway 3 is backed up again in Princeton, Saturday Dec. 18. Photo Andrea DeMeer
The former Overwaitea parking lot on Bridge Street has become the depository for debris resulting from the Nov. 14 flood. Photo Andrea DeMeer

Trucks haul tonnes of flood debris from Princeton’s downtown

Mayor says the clean up will take weeks

The former Overwaitea parking lot on Bridge Street has become the depository for debris resulting from the Nov. 14 flood. Photo Andrea DeMeer
Water warnings are posted throughout town. Photo Andrea DeMeer

No word on when drinkable water will come out of Princeton taps

Line disinfection and testing begins this week

Water warnings are posted throughout town. Photo Andrea DeMeer
Flood damage on Fenchurch Avenue. (File photo)
Flood damage on Fenchurch Avenue. (File photo)
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Volunteers strive to bring Christmas to every Princeton home

Crisis Assistance says the need this year is greater than ever

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Princeton Mayor Spencer Coyne took time Sunday to chat with Mary, the snow person with the free candy canes.

A special Christmas Light Up for flood ravaged Princeton – without Christmas lights

‘It’s trying to keep our community together, to try to raise spirits.’

Princeton Mayor Spencer Coyne took time Sunday to chat with Mary, the snow person with the free candy canes.
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Update:Highway 3 westbound back open after multiple crashes on Sunday

Eastbound remains closed and DriveBC warns of extremely poor driving conditions

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Highway 3 between Hope and Princeton closes for second time in less than 24 hours

AIM Roads reports vehicle recovery in progress

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The incident on Highway 5A involves multiple vehicles, according to AIM Roads. Black Press File Photo

Highway 3 near Manning Park, and 5A north of Princeton, closed again

AIM Roads is reporting two separate incidents

The incident on Highway 5A involves multiple vehicles, according to AIM Roads. Black Press File Photo
The incident on Highway 5A involves multiple vehicles, according to AIM Roads. Black Press File Photo

UPDATE: Highway 5A north of Princeton reopens after more than 12 hours

Highway 3 near Manning Park reopened around midnight

The incident on Highway 5A involves multiple vehicles, according to AIM Roads. Black Press File Photo
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Violin shopping doesn’t qualify as essential travel on Highway 3: MOTI

Ministry manager says most travellers get through, and urges people to be responsible

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A semi crash on Highway 5A near Princeton Wednesday night, Dec. 8, shut down the corridor for several hours. Facebook Photo Skilled Truckers of Canada

Province puts new resources into road maintenance and driver enforcement in Princeton area

There were five fatalities on Highway 3 and Highway 97 between Nov. 26 and Dec. 3.

A semi crash on Highway 5A near Princeton Wednesday night, Dec. 8, shut down the corridor for several hours. Facebook Photo Skilled Truckers of Canada
A semi crash on Highway 5A near Princeton Wednesday night, Dec. 8, shut down the corridor for several hours. Facebook Photo Skilled Truckers of Canada

Province puts new resources into road maintenance and driver enforcement in Princeton area

There were five fatalities on Highway 3 and Highway 97 between Nov. 26 and Dec. 3.

A semi crash on Highway 5A near Princeton Wednesday night, Dec. 8, shut down the corridor for several hours. Facebook Photo Skilled Truckers of Canada
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Vehicle incidents stall traffic on Highway 3 West and Highway 5A, near Princeton

Emergency vehicles on scene on Highway 5A, closed in both directions

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There are 50 lots of wine up for auction. Photo submitted

Wine auction organized to support Princeton flood victims

Foundation ready to move 50 lots of wine for a good cause

There are 50 lots of wine up for auction. Photo submitted
Volunteer Anne Knight sorts through donations of clothing and footwear. Photo Andrea DeMeer

Baptist Church is the hub of helping during Princeton’s flood crisis

Volunteers organize the giving and receiving of everything from produce to Pamperes and pet food

Volunteer Anne Knight sorts through donations of clothing and footwear. Photo Andrea DeMeer
Area H Director Bob Coyne was busy last week filling sandbags in Princeton with a group of volunteers. “This is community,” he said. Photo Andrea DeMeer

Regional director urges calm, as tempers and tensions escalate in flood ravaged Princeton

Under stress, residents are beginning to look for someone to blame, says Bob Coyne

Area H Director Bob Coyne was busy last week filling sandbags in Princeton with a group of volunteers. “This is community,” he said. Photo Andrea DeMeer
Public Safety Minister and Solicitor General Mike Farnworth, and Princeton Mayor Spencer Coyne, toured flood areas Friday, Dec. 2. Photo Andrea DeMeer

‘It’s just unbelievable’: Public Safety Minister Mike Farnworth tours Princeton flood

‘I don’t think there are words to describe it’

Public Safety Minister and Solicitor General Mike Farnworth, and Princeton Mayor Spencer Coyne, toured flood areas Friday, Dec. 2. Photo Andrea DeMeer
Students will combine classroom and remote learning starting newt week. (Black Press Media files)

Students go back to the classroom part-time in Princeton, starting next week

Vermilion Forks Elementary will serve as town’s educational hub

Students will combine classroom and remote learning starting newt week. (Black Press Media files)