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A Loud
Mid-summer Bird

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May 25, GREENWOOD, BC (BG) — A lovely poem by Robert Frost about an odd warbler whose racket resounds through the shady woods, ringing in mid-summer.


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Views of
the Boundary

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May 25 GREENWOOD, BC (BG) — To close our spring edition, photographer Brigitte Huerzeler takes us on an easy afternoon hike in the Norwegian Creek area.


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Greenwood Persons of
Note: J. P. Myers Gray

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May 18, GREENWOOD, BC (BG) — Johnstone Prescott Myers Gray was one of early Greenwood's first lawyers, having arrived here in 1899.


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Views of
the Boundary

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May 11 GREENWOOD, BC (BG) — Today photographer Brigitte Huerzeler takes us along for a hike on the Ingram Ridge, with permission from the land owner, Bill Boltz.


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The Boundary:
Garden of Canada

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May 04, GREENWOOD, BC (BG) — Today we bring you an interesting description of the Boundary region written in 1909, which details the resources and climate.


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Views of
the Boundary

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Apr 27 GREENWOOD, BC (BG) — Continuing our hikes through the Phoenix area mining sites, photographer Brigitte Huerzeler takes us on a hike to Gold Bug Mine.


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Easter Sunday
in Greenwood

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Apr 20, GREENWOOD, BC (BG) — Like everywhere in the western world, Eastern Sunday was celebrated by the residents of early Greenwood.


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Persons of Note:
Harold Mortimer-Lamb

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Apr 13, GREENWOOD, BC (BG) — Mr. H. Mortimer-Lamb, first editor of the Boundary Creek Times, was a man of great significance in Canadian history.


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Views of
the Boundary

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Apr 06 GREENWOOD, BC (BG) — Photographer Brigitte Huerzeler gives us a look at an amazing collection of old mining relics housed in the Mining Museum.


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Greenwood
Mining Camps

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Apr 06, GREENWOOD, BC (BG) — A summary of the local mining camps operating in and around Greenwood in 1900, from the "Greenwood Mercantile Review".


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Greenwood:
A Ballad

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Mar 30, GREENWOOD, BC (BG) — A poetic description of Greenwood, from the book of poems by Frances McLean, "B.C. Ballads", centennial edition, published in 1966.


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Prof. Kauffman & the
Greenwood Music Store

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Mar 23, GREENWOOD, BC (BG) — The residents of Greenwood were fortunate to have the benefit of several different orchestras in the city's founding years.


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A Political Dog Fight,
Part Four

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Mar 16, GREENWOOD, BC (BG) — Some who had helped put the mayor in office regretted it when the dust settled, while others were left hopping mad.


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A Political Dog Fight,
Part Three

BY: BG EDITOR

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Mar 9, GREENWOOD, BC (BG) — The Greenwood city council elected in January 1899 got off to a rocky start, making some headway and many waves.


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A Political Dog Fight
in Greenwood

BY: BG EDITOR

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Feb 23, GREENWOOD, BC (BG) — A tumultuous political saga finds young Greenwood on rough roads, reins in the hands of a rogue mayor.


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Greenwood Persons of
Note: I. R. Jacobs

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Feb 09, GREENWOOD, BC (BG) — While many men came to Greenwood seeking wealth, some left Greenwood to find their fortunes elsewhere, like I. Robert Jacobs.


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The Annual Greenwood
Bird Survey

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May 25, GREENWOOD, BC (BG) — Today we offer the second edition of our annual Greenwood Bird Survey, updating the progress of local birdwatchers.


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Birdsong Goodbye
for the Summer

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May 25, GREENWOOD, BC (BG) — Following our end-of-Spring theme in today's issue of Beautiful Greenwood, we'll say goodbye for the summer with a set of birdsong…


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Views of
the Boundary

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May 18 GREENWOOD, BC (BG) — Continuing our series on mines in the Phoenix area, Brigitte Huerzeler hikes to City of Paris and along the Number Seven Mine.


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When the Gold
Bubble Bursted

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May 11, GREENWOOD, BC (BG) — This illustrated poem tells the story of those from California who headed north to B.C., seeking their fortune in the gold fields.


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Views of
the Boundary

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May 04 GREENWOOD, BC (BG) — Today photographer Brigitte Huerzeler shares a study in Boundary colours: 'Deep greens and blues are the colours I choose…'


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Bicycling in
Early Greenwood

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Apr 27, GREENWOOD, BC (BG) — Bicycling in Greenwood has been going on since nearly 100 years before the advent of the Trans Canada Trail system.


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The Historic Dam
At Boundary Falls

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Apr 20, GREENWOOD, BC (BG) — Boundary Falls (c. 1898) is one of three historic dams in the Boundary region, and is closest to Greenwood.


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Views of
the Boundary

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Apr 20 GREENWOOD, BC (BG) — Continuing our hikes through the Phoenix area mining sites, photographer Brigitte Huerzeler takes a fall hike down B.C. Mines Road.


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Views of
the Boundary

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Apr 13 GREENWOOD, BC (BG) — Photographer Brigitte Huerzeler takes us along for an early spring hike on the Trans Canada Trail from Rock Creek to Westbridge.


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Greenwood City the "Key"
to Boundary Creek District

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Apr 06, GREENWOOD, BC (BG) — In 1897, the British Columbia Mining Record gave this report[1] on Greenwood's mining prospects, and the city itself.


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Walking on Greenwood
Community Trails

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Mar 30, GREENWOOD, BC (BG) — It's that time of year again! Enjoy a springtime walk on one of Greenwood's beautiful hiking trails, cross-crossing the glorious Boundary.


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Views of
the Boundary

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Mar 30 GREENWOOD, BC (BG) — For the sake of spring fever, here's a lovely collection of wildflowers in the Boundary… another good reason to go hiking!


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Views of
the Boundary

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Mar 23 GREENWOOD, BC (BG) — Next in our collection of views from the Phoenix area, photographer Brigitte Huerzeler takes us on a hike to Oro DeNoro & Emma mines.


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Views of
the Boundary

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Mar 16 GREENWOOD, BC (BG) — Next in the collection of hikes from the Phoenix area, photographer Brigitte Huerzeler leads us on a springtime hike to Thimble Mountain.


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A Political Dog Fight,
Part Two

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Mar 2, GREENWOOD, BC (BG) — Just two months into his tenure as Mayor of Greenwood, Thomas Jackson Hardy was already knee-deep in discord.


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The Greenwood
Opera House

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Feb 16, GREENWOOD, BC (BG) — In the early years of the city, Greenwood had several venues that hosted entertainment. Among them opera houses and auditoriums.


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