Bella Coola Museum creates WWI display honouring local veterans

!Dozens of young men from Bella Coola signed up for battle in WWI. Many of the names are still common in the Valley today. Clockwise left to right: Vincent Clayton, Eddie Grant, Randolph Saugstad, John Nygaard, Louie Svisdahl, Theodore Levelton, Odin Pederson, Frederick Grant, Hans Casperson, Thorvald Jacobsen - Collage created by Michael Wigle
  • posted Aug 14, 2014 at 9:00 AM

July 28,1914 is remembered as the day that ‘The Great War,’ World War I, began.

Business

Northern mines await Mount Polley probe

  • posted Aug 21, 2014 at 9:00 AM

Morrison mine permit put on hold, Red Chris to get independent tailings pond review to present to Tahltan Nation before operating

News

Mount Polley spill may be left in place

  • posted Aug 20, 2014 at 2:00 PM

Further tests will determine whether the metal-bearing sand will be removed or left where it is, Mines Minister Bill Bennett says

Opinion

What we know about the mine spill

  • posted Aug 19, 2014 at 9:00 AM

Water and sediment tests at Mount Polley have offered some comfort to locals, after typical disaster porn of early media reports

News

Vote for the People's Choice 'Best Photo'

  • updated Aug 20, 2014 at 6:37 AM

Voting for the Next Generation People's Choice photo contest is open until Sept. 7 at midnight

Coast Mountain News Videos

Community Events, August 2014

Add an Event

Read the latest eEdition

Browse the print edition page by page, including stories and ads.

Aug 14 edition online now. Browse the archives.