Blair McBride

Clinic hours extended at Burns Lake hospital

The Lakes District Health Centre in Burns Lake has extended its primary…

Fire department seeks new firefighting gear

The Burns Lake Fire Department is seeking to buy new equipment to…

Government acts on fireguard woes, residents say

It was a difficult summer for some Southside residents frustrated by the…

Grand opening for regional fire training centre

The Fraser Lake Fire Rescue Training Society is hosting an open house…

No timeline for ultrasound in Burns Lake, NH says

Northern Health (NH) is considering introducing ultrasound technology to the Lakes District…

Village council brief

Grant bid for tourism plan and mobile unit At its Oct. 8…

2019 summer slightly drier than average, government says

The cool and wet summer disappointed some Burns Lake residents and relieved…

Burns Lake Comfor to start fuel mitigation project on Oct. 15

The Burns Lake Community Forest (Comfor) plans to start removing hazardous fuels…

Voter turnout in elections rising, data shows

If Canadians keep up their voting patterns seen since 2008, more people…

Lakes Literacy expands to Granisle

The Lakes Literacy program in September expanded its book mail-out program for…

Man on trial for alleged sex assault in Granisle

The trial of a man facing charges of sexual assault and break…

Moose, medical specialist bids win approval at UBCM

Delegates at the municipal conference in Vancouver supported calls by the Village…

Multiplex membership purchases rise in 2019

Membership purchases at the Lakeside Multiplex in Burns Lake have increased since…

National Newspapers Week backs media amid ‘fake news’ fears

Amid anxieties that online news is pushing newspapers to extinction, dailies and…

New podcast discusses Burns Lake wildfires

A new podcast explores issues around wildfires in the Burns Lake and…

November court date for men accused of Southside assault

One of two men facing charges related to an alleged assault on…

WFN to hold silent auction fundraiser

The Wet’suwet’en First Nation (WFN) is holding a silent auction as part…

Primary care nurse capacity filled in Burns Lake

Northern Health (NH) recently filled three primary care nursing positions at the…

Forestry, pipelines top the agenda at Burns Lake forum

Six of eight candidates participated in the Sept. 26 Chamber of Commerce event

Man collapses in post office

Paramedics responded to an incident in the afternoon of Oct. 2 when…