Andrea DeMeer

The plane blasted through an airport fence and down a hill, before stopping before a cement barrier on Highway 5A, right in front of a school bus. Photo submitted.

Student pilot crashes plane onto Highway 5A almost hitting school bus

Aircraft hit pavement right in front of school bus

The plane blasted through an airport fence and down a hill, before stopping before a cement barrier on Highway 5A, right in front of a school bus. Photo submitted.
The plane blasted through an airport fence and down a hill, before stopping before a cement barrier on Highway 5A, right in front of a school bus. Photo submitted.

Student pilot crashes plane onto Highway 5A in Princeton

Aircraft hit pavement right in front of school bus

The plane blasted through an airport fence and down a hill, before stopping before a cement barrier on Highway 5A, right in front of a school bus. Photo submitted.
Only eight Local Health Areas, including Princeton, were COVID free last week. BCCDC image

Princeton one of just a few Covid free communities in B.C.

Mayor views new statistical report with cautious optimism

Only eight Local Health Areas, including Princeton, were COVID free last week. BCCDC image
The yearling appeared to have suffered a broken back. ( Photo contributed by photographer Jill Hayward)

Police forced to euthanize deer attacked by dog

Animal’s owner receives $345 ticket

The yearling appeared to have suffered a broken back. ( Photo contributed by photographer Jill Hayward)
Titanic was the largest and most luxurious ship in the world. Photo provided and colourized by Jiri Ferdinand.

QUIZ: How much do you know about the world’s most famous shipwreck?

Titanic sank 109 years ago today, after hitting an iceberg

Titanic was the largest and most luxurious ship in the world. Photo provided and colourized by Jiri Ferdinand.
Titanic was the largest and most luxurious ship in the world. Photo provided and colourized by Jiri Ferdinand.

QUIZ: How much do you know about the world’s most famous shipwreck?

Titanic sank 109 years ago today, after hitting an iceberg

Titanic was the largest and most luxurious ship in the world. Photo provided and colourized by Jiri Ferdinand.
Engineers recently have assessed Princeton’s infrastructure and made numerous recommendations, finding water and sewer services lacking and in some cases dangerous. File photo

Princeton proposes to take on $7M in debt to fix crumbling infrastructure

The loan would result in up to a $197 annual parcel tax on each property to service and pay down the debt, for the next 30 years

Engineers recently have assessed Princeton’s infrastructure and made numerous recommendations, finding water and sewer services lacking and in some cases dangerous. File photo
Without a patio option, Billy's restaurant will be closed until April 19. Photo Spotlight

Princeton restaurants steamed over shutdown

“They had to do something.”

Without a patio option, Billy's restaurant will be closed until April 19. Photo Spotlight
A lawsuit against the town was recently settled, and the municipality has emerged as owner of Princeton’s iconic caboose. (File photo)

Legal battle over Princeton’s iconic caboose reaches the end of the line

Municipality takes ownership of historic rail car

A lawsuit against the town was recently settled, and the municipality has emerged as owner of Princeton’s iconic caboose. (File photo)
RCMP. (Phil McLachlan - Black Press Media)

Highway 3 closed near Manning Park

No detour is available

RCMP. (Phil McLachlan - Black Press Media)
Princeton court is normally held once a month. (Cliff MacArthur/provincialcourt.bc.ca)

Princeton man pleads guilty to assault involving teenage girl

Charges stem from a 2019 birthday party

Princeton court is normally held once a month. (Cliff MacArthur/provincialcourt.bc.ca)
Ben Tyner, formerly from Wyoming, had been working at the Nicola Ranch in Merritt. (Facebook)

Missing Merritt cowboy is presumed dead, but family still looks for answers

Reward for information has been increased

Ben Tyner, formerly from Wyoming, had been working at the Nicola Ranch in Merritt. (Facebook)
File photo

Princeton man accidentally exposes himself to the wrong person

A woman called police to report a man ‘mooned’ her while she was walking with her one year old son

File photo
File photo

Princeton man accidentally exposes himself to the wrong person

A woman called police to report a man ‘mooned’ her while she was walking with her one year old son

File photo
The accident occurred at about 7 p.m. (Black Press file photo)

Young Princeton man killed in ATV tragedy

Victim was not wearing a helmet, say police

The accident occurred at about 7 p.m. (Black Press file photo)
This ring? It’s not gold. Photo courtesy of RCMP

They’re baaaaack! Gold scammers start their season in Princeton

Man bought ring for $20 and still lost money

This ring? It’s not gold. Photo courtesy of RCMP
Two research facilities are being constructed in Princeton’s industrial park. (Optimi Health photo)

Princeton set to grow ‘magic’ mushrooms

Research and development will take place at B.C. Green Pharmaceuticals

Two research facilities are being constructed in Princeton’s industrial park. (Optimi Health photo)
Walter Gretzky, waving to fans at a Toronto Maple Leafs game on Jan. 17, 2017. (Nathan Denette/CP photo)

There were two Walter Gretzkys – both great ones

Canada’s iconic hockey dad made our country a better place

Walter Gretzky, waving to fans at a Toronto Maple Leafs game on Jan. 17, 2017. (Nathan Denette/CP photo)
The Princeton Traditional Music Festival, normally held in August, was denied a grant due to COVID. (File photo)

COVID makes some of the 2021 grant decisions for Princeton council

Municipality doles out funds while striving to meet policy

The Princeton Traditional Music Festival, normally held in August, was denied a grant due to COVID. (File photo)
The gateways to the town’s core, erected in 2019, are designed to draw visitors off Highway 3. File photo
The gateways to the town’s core, erected in 2019, are designed to draw visitors off Highway 3. File photo