Contributed

Financial Institutions Commission warning Don’t let a lending scam spoil your Christmas season

Warning consumers to watch out for scams targeted at people looking for easy access to mortgage funds.

Dr. David Smith

Part II: Fear Not – There is Help for Children and Youth with Anxiety

Everyone has times of feeling anxious, scared or fearful. Without it, we would never have survived as humans, writes Dr. David Smith.

Dr. David Smith

Study shows that Canadians see lack of good customer service

Only two per cent of Canadians think companies exceed their customer service expectation.

Endako Mine suspends operations

It will be a bleak Christmas for about 400 workers at the Endako Mine east of Burns Lake.

Dr. David Smith

Part I: Mental Health for Children and Youth – How to Get the Help You Need

Dr. David Smith says 13 per cent of B.C. youth experience a mental health issue every year – 83,700 children under age 19.

Dr. David Smith

So many Christmas events in town to attend for the whole family

The Arts Council is partnering with The Beacon Theatre to bring back a series of Met: Live in HD Opera broadcasts to The Beacon in 2015.

Seven bags of dried moose meat were seized during the eleven-month traffic investigation.

Burns Lake man enters guilty plea

Derren Heppner entered a guilty plea in a Burns Lake court room to charges of trafficking in moose meat under the Wildlife Act.

Seven bags of dried moose meat were seized during the eleven-month traffic investigation.

Choir prepares Christmas carol

The Lakes District Community Choir has a surprise for you at this year's Christmas concert.

Robert Lee Milligan.

Armed and dangerous

RCMP are actively seeking Robert Lee Milligan, 31, a Prince George resident believed to be in possession of a firearm.

Robert Lee Milligan.

Wear a poppy as a symbol of those who gave their lives in the defence of freedom

Remembrance Day marks the 100 anniversary of the start of the First World War and the 75 anniversary of the start of the Second World War.

BC Hydro telephone scam

BC Hydro initially warned customers of the scam in early September. Since then, more customers have come forward with additional details.

The Unger family poses for a family picture at their daughter’s graduation earlier this year. Both Christopher and Jocelyn

A family affair at University of British Columbia

In the late 1980s, Wendell Unger mailed in his signature and $5 pledge to support the creation of University of Northern British Columbia.

The Unger family poses for a family picture at their daughter’s graduation earlier this year. Both Christopher and Jocelyn

Singer-songwriter to perform in Burns Lake

Darrelle London, whose CD ‘Eat a Peach’ has been getting airplay on radio stations all over Canada, will appear in Burns Lake on Nov. 2.

In an effort to reduce deer-vehicle collisions

Watch for animals on highways

Drivers are advised to watch out for animals on local highways, particularly on Hwy. 16 from Prince George to Prince Rupert.

In an effort to reduce deer-vehicle collisions
Come out for lunch and join the senior society. If you are 50 years old and over you are welcome to join in the fun. (L-R) Gary Hemerling and Barb Peterson.

Are you over 50 and want to have fun?

The purpose of the society is to provide recreation and entertainment for senior in the community of the Lakes District.

Come out for lunch and join the senior society. If you are 50 years old and over you are welcome to join in the fun. (L-R) Gary Hemerling and Barb Peterson.

B.C. labour market outlook forecasts one million job openings by 2022

Quick Facts: From 2012 to 2022, 985,100 job openings are expected in the B.C. labour market.

Nechako-Kitamaat Development Fund grants funding for Nechako and lakes regions

These projects bring the fiscal year-to-date total amount approved across the NKDF investment area to $122,065.

Aaron Myles Mickey.

Missing PG youth

The Prince George RCMP are requesting the public’s help in locating a missing youth.

Aaron Myles Mickey.
Big Pig mountain biking festival 2014.

Big Pig mountain biking festival

The Burns Lake Mountain Biking Association hosted its seventh annual Big Pig Mountain Biking Festival.

Big Pig mountain biking festival 2014.

Entertainment

Lakes District Arts Council is proud to present British Columbia’s folk icon and touring legend Valdy is coming back to Burns Lake.