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Two new initiatives are set to be implemented as part of phase one of the RDBN’s food and agriculture plan. (Eddie Huband photo/Lakes District News)

Food and agriculture plan initiatives for RDBN

RDBN creating podcast; video series to provide education on rural living

Two new initiatives are set to be implemented as part of phase one of the RDBN’s food and agriculture plan. (Eddie Huband photo/Lakes District News)
Two new initiatives are set to be implemented as part of phase one of the RDBN’s food and agriculture plan. (Eddie Huband photo/Lakes District News)

Food and agriculture plan initiatives for RDBN

RDBN creating podcast; video series to provide education on rural living

Two new initiatives are set to be implemented as part of phase one of the RDBN’s food and agriculture plan. (Eddie Huband photo/Lakes District News)

A guide to a perfect Halloween

With Halloween less then two weeks away it’s time to start thinking…

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Burns Lake residents ready for Halloween

Halloween is in the air. A spooky haunted house can be seen…

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Four options for bylaw protection services were presented to village council during a recrnt meeting. (Eddie Huband photo/Lakes District News)

Bylaw enforcement options presented to village council

Director of protective services wants a more proactive approach

Four options for bylaw protection services were presented to village council during a recrnt meeting. (Eddie Huband photo/Lakes District News)
The RDBN committee will request that certain new stipulations be waived from the UBCM community resiliance investment grant (Eddie Huband photo/Lakes District News)

Changes to CRI grant for 2022

RDBN to reapply; ask for amendment of new stipulation

The RDBN committee will request that certain new stipulations be waived from the UBCM community resiliance investment grant (Eddie Huband photo/Lakes District News)
Image of the 2018 wildfires. FESBA and Chinook Community Forest are teaming up in a project to salvage burnt timber. (File photo/Lakes District News)

Chinook Comfor salvage project of 2018 wildfires

FESBC provided funds to salvage portion of burnt fibre

Image of the 2018 wildfires. FESBA and Chinook Community Forest are teaming up in a project to salvage burnt timber. (File photo/Lakes District News)
Jeff Rushton’s development variance permit has now been amended by council to allow for construction of a garage. (Eddie Huband photo/Lakes District News)

Council moves forward with DVP amendment

Development variance permit now allows construction of a garage

Jeff Rushton’s development variance permit has now been amended by council to allow for construction of a garage. (Eddie Huband photo/Lakes District News)
Medical service call-outs for the Burns Lake fire and rescue department are making up 25 per cent of total calls in 2021 to date. (Eddie Huband photo/Lakes District News)

Fire department call-outs update

Uptick in calls for September; On pace for an average number of yearly calls

Medical service call-outs for the Burns Lake fire and rescue department are making up 25 per cent of total calls in 2021 to date. (Eddie Huband photo/Lakes District News)
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Local man wins woodlot management award

Benjamin Wilson (pictured) is being recognized by the Province with the 2020…

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Skating lessons for kids in Burns Lake

Skating lessons have begun at the Lakeside Multiplex for kids ages 4-14.…

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One SD91 high was forced to collapse its Tech Ed course due to lack of teaching candidates. (Eddie Huband photo/Lakes District News)

Teacher shortages for SD91

Recruitment and retention issues causing problem

One SD91 high was forced to collapse its Tech Ed course due to lack of teaching candidates. (Eddie Huband photo/Lakes District News)
Federal court proceedings for the contest of the results of the Burns Lake Band chief election will go into the new year. (File photo/Lakes Disttrict News)

Update on Burns Lake Band chief election case

Election being contested in federal court; proceedings are still on going

Federal court proceedings for the contest of the results of the Burns Lake Band chief election will go into the new year. (File photo/Lakes Disttrict News)
During an update by the waste management committee, the RDBN requested a discussion for it’s next board meeting on how to move forward with metal salvaging. (Eddie Huband photo/Lakes District News)

Waste management update for Regional District of Bulkley-Nechako

Solid waste advisory committee provided a department activity update

During an update by the waste management committee, the RDBN requested a discussion for it’s next board meeting on how to move forward with metal salvaging. (Eddie Huband photo/Lakes District News)
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YAC makes pitch about rainbow crosswalk

Members of the Foundry Burns Lake youth advisory committee made a presentation to council

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Hot Topics for Oct. 20

Previewing the top stories from the Oct. 20 edition of the Lakes District News

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A four-part documentary series about the history of B.C. is airing every Tuesday night until Nov. 2. (Submitted photo/Lakes District News)

British Columbia: An Untold Story

Episode two of four-part documentary series set to air Oct. 19

A four-part documentary series about the history of B.C. is airing every Tuesday night until Nov. 2. (Submitted photo/Lakes District News)
RDBN signs memorandum of understanding regarding the Kenney Dam, and management of the Nechako River (File photo/Lakes District News)

New governance over Nechako River part of MOU between regional district, First Nations

Seeking new governance regime of Nechako River for environmental restoration

RDBN signs memorandum of understanding regarding the Kenney Dam, and management of the Nechako River (File photo/Lakes District News)
On Sept. 27, new culverts were put in by construction workers on Centre Street between First and Third Avenue. The project was completed in a day, and the goal was to get the work done before paving projects start up in the area again some time in mid October. (Eddie Huband photos/Lakes District News)

Culvert construction on Centre Street

On Sept. 27, new culverts were put in by construction workers on…

On Sept. 27, new culverts were put in by construction workers on Centre Street between First and Third Avenue. The project was completed in a day, and the goal was to get the work done before paving projects start up in the area again some time in mid October. (Eddie Huband photos/Lakes District News)
Members of the Burns Lake Fires Rescue Department, along with firemen from four other departments in the valley, took part in a liquid natural gas training course sponsored by CNR. (Eddie Huband photo/Lakes District News)

Natural gas training for Burns Lake Fire Department

CNR provides liquid natural gas training course for local firemen

Members of the Burns Lake Fires Rescue Department, along with firemen from four other departments in the valley, took part in a liquid natural gas training course sponsored by CNR. (Eddie Huband photo/Lakes District News)