Hope

Two old buildings battle for $50,000

Ten heritage sites across Canada are competing for a cash prize, including two from the Fraser Valley. The winner will be decided by the voting public.

Barred owls are larger and more aggressive than endangered northern sportted owls; their removal is seen as necessary for their gentler cousin's long-term survival 📷 Shutterstock/Alice Hebb

Killing owls to save owls

How efforts to save the endangered northern spotted owl have led to the culling of another type of owl in British Columbia.

Othello tunnels

Othello Tunnels may remain closed through 2023

Hope’s most popular tourist attraction is not expected to open this summer, according to BC Parks. Sarah Brown, who runs the Hope Visitor Centre, knows the tunnels are a unique attraction and part of the province’s history.