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Burns Lake Minor Hockey awards for players and volunteers

List of players and volunteer awards for the 2015-16 season:

John Rustad to run again

John Rustad has confirmed he'll be running in next year's provincial election.

The Tweedsmuir Park Rod and Gun Club held its annual 1000 yard shoot on May 28-29

Annual 1000 yard shoot

The Tweedsmuir Park Rod and Gun Club held its annual 1000 yard shoot.

The Tweedsmuir Park Rod and Gun Club held its annual 1000 yard shoot on May 28-29
John (R) and Sandra Barth

John and Sandra Barth honoured

John and Sandra Barth were presented with the Principals’ and Vice Principals’ Association (BCPVPA) Partnership Award.

John (R) and Sandra Barth
On Saturday May 28

Five years to the day – help us find Madison Scott

On Saturday May 28, 2011 every parent’s nightmare became a reality for the Scott family of Vanderhoof.

On Saturday May 28

Madama Butterfly at The Beacon Theatre

The last co-presentation of the season by the Lakes District Arts Council and The Beacon Theatre.

Help for Alberta kids

B.C. schools are preparing to take in some of the 12,000 children of school age who have been forced to evacuate Fort McMurray.

Houston Pellet plant fire and explosion

The Houston Fire Department responded to a fire at the Houston Pellet plant last Saturday.

Mark Perry at the Heritage Centre

Smithers musician Mark Perry performs with guitarist Mark Thibeault at the Heritage Centre on Friday, April 29 at 7 p.m.

Cross-country skiing still not over.

Cross-country skiing still not over

The Omineca Ski Club excepts at least two more weeks of skiing before the skiing season comes to an end.

Cross-country skiing still not over.
Specail athletes compete in Smithers.

Special athletes compete in Smithers

The Burns Lake Special Olympics team travelled to Smithers recently.

Specail athletes compete in Smithers.

Shakespeare at the Beacon Theatre

The Beacon Theatre presents Shakespeare’s glorious comedy of love and disguise on Saturday, March 26 at 1 p.m.

Girls basketball team places 10.

Girls basketball team places 10

The Lakes District Secondary School senior girls basketball team placed 10 at the 2016 B.C. Provincial Girls A Basketball Championships.

Girls basketball team places 10.

Prince George man buys winning ticket in Burns Lake  

Sam Allan Kirkaldy, from Prince George, was passing through Burns Lake on a road trip to Terrace .

Upcoming entertainment

Bizet’s gorgeous opera of lust and longing set in the Far East returns to the Met stage for the first time in 100 years.

Cold Smoke Drags 2016 results

Cold Smoke Drags 2016 results

The results for last week’s Cold Smoke drag races.

Cold Smoke Drags 2016 results
Science fair fun and informative.

Science fair fun and informative

Students from Grade 4 to 7 participated at Decker Lake School.

Science fair fun and informative.
Burns Lake Fire Rescue members honored.

Burns Lake Fire Rescue members honoured

Four members of the Burns Lake Fire Rescue received federal exemplary service medals during their annual banquet and awards night

Burns Lake Fire Rescue members honored.
Local biathletes come home with medals

Local biathletes come home with medals

Omineca Ski Club biathletes competed with over 100 biathletes from British Columbia, Washington and the Yukon at the Whistler Olympic Park.

Local biathletes come home with medals
Traffic stop leads to 65 pounds of marijuana seized.

Traffic stop leads to 65 pounds of marijuana seized

A routine impaired driving check stop in Fraser Lake has led to approximately 65 pounds of marijuana being seized.

Traffic stop leads to 65 pounds of marijuana seized.