Marisca Bakker

A rescued river otter staying at the Northern Lights Wildlife shelter near Smithers. (NLWS photo)

Time to let go for BC bears, otters, bobcat

Northern Lights Wildlife shelter near Smithers set to release orphaned animals this spring.

A rescued river otter staying at the Northern Lights Wildlife shelter near Smithers. (NLWS photo)
Sixty percent of the province’s mountain goats live in the Skeena region. (Contributed photo)

Province planning to protect Bulkley Valley mountain goat habitat

Bulkley Valley last in area to get order because its population is at lowest risk: biologist.

Sixty percent of the province’s mountain goats live in the Skeena region. (Contributed photo)
Telkwa’s Fritz Pfeiffer (centre) is giving $1.6 million to the Bulkley Valley Health Care and Hospital Foundation for a CT scanner in Smithers. (Chris Duncan photo)

CT scanner to aid Houston and area patients

Scanner approved for Bulkley Valley District Hospital in Smithers

Telkwa’s Fritz Pfeiffer (centre) is giving $1.6 million to the Bulkley Valley Health Care and Hospital Foundation for a CT scanner in Smithers. (Chris Duncan photo)
(BCCLA photo)

Complaint against Prince George RCMP in death of Wet’suwet’en man

Thirty-five year old Dale Culver died while in Prince George RCMP custody last summer.

(BCCLA photo)
Frances Brown

Community members continue search for Frances Brown

Brown’s sister says Moricetown Fire Department is continuing the search. RCMP is still investigating.

Frances Brown
A search dog and his handler from Williams Lake wait for their ride into the bush to help look for Frances Brown. (Marisca Bakker photo)

B.C. search groups mobilize for missing mushroom picker

Searchers from across the province look for Frances Brown who has been missing since Oct. 14.

A search dog and his handler from Williams Lake wait for their ride into the bush to help look for Frances Brown. (Marisca Bakker photo)
A sacred fire burns during the community hearings. (Marisca Bakker photo)

Day one of Missing and Murdered Indigenous Women and Girls Inquiry

Commission hears stories from family members of missing and murdered women in Smithers.

A sacred fire burns during the community hearings. (Marisca Bakker photo)
The BC SPCA has seized 53 animals

Smithers store helps Houston horses

The BC SPCA took 53 animals, including 18 horses, 18 large and small-breed dogs, 15 birds and two cats from a rural property east of Houston

The BC SPCA has seized 53 animals