Rebecca Billard

Update on recovery efforts in Burns Lake

Six month anniversary of Babine Forest Products fire and explosion.

Village of Burns Lake's Xplore Sports camp.

Xlpore kids camp is summer fun for Burns Lake youth

Eight kids are enrolled in the Village of Burns Lake's Xplore Sports camp.

Village of Burns Lake's Xplore Sports camp.

Mayor supportive of artisan centre

Council to determine if interpretive centre rent request is sufficient.

Weapon charges

Weapons charges

Martin Volz of Prince George entered a guilty plea in a Burns Lake Court room for weapons charges under the Criminal Code of Canada.

Weapon charges
Local businesses at the intersection of Hwy. 16 and Third Ave. have expressed concerns about the Village of Burns Lake’s phase one downtown revitalization plans. The plan features proposed curb bulbs and centre medians that are designed to slow down traffic and beautify the area

Concerns flood in about the downtown revitalization plans in Burns Lake.

Public’s letters not discussed by council as of yet.

Local businesses at the intersection of Hwy. 16 and Third Ave. have expressed concerns about the Village of Burns Lake’s phase one downtown revitalization plans. The plan features proposed curb bulbs and centre medians that are designed to slow down traffic and beautify the area

Past Comfor board member concerned

Past Comfor Management Services Ltd. director Murray LaBrash says he is concerned about recent events at the community owned corporation.

Garden volunteers.

Gardeners

Volunteers helped with the landscaping at Tweedsmuir house recently.

Garden volunteers.
Burns Lake's Nine of Diamonds women's fastball team.

Inaugural season

Burns Lake's Nine of Diamonds women's league fastball wrapped up recently with the annual tournament held in Telkwa.

Burns Lake's Nine of Diamonds women's fastball team.
Canoeing on Burns Lake.

Canoeing on Burns Lake

The Village of Burns Lake’s canoe rentals are proving popular this summer.

Canoeing on Burns Lake.

Photos for the week of July 25, 2012.

Photos from around Burns Lake for the week of July 25, 2012.

Bits and bites

It seems the community will have to sit tight and wait for an explanation as nothing has been forthcoming from president Quentin Beach.

Helen and Lawrence were married in Burns Lake on July 21

Fifty happy years together and many more to come

Last weekend was an extra special one for local couple Helen and Lawrence Hallgren.

Helen and Lawrence were married in Burns Lake on July 21
Radley Beach playground.

Sunny slides

A number of local kids made the most of a recent warm, summer afternoon by playing at Radley Beach playground.

Radley Beach playground.
Lone Spur’s easy listening music will be a delight to the crowd at the fall fair this year

Want to see Lone Spur…come to the fall fair

It started off as a one night only performance, but three years on, local band Lone Spur is still entertaining local audiences.

Lone Spur’s easy listening music will be a delight to the crowd at the fall fair this year
Cade Hick

Catch of the day

Cade Hick from Smithers was recently down camping in Burns Lake at Beaver Point Resort.

Cade Hick

Procedure change at the village

Minutes of a special meeting of council revealed proposed changes to the Village of Burns Lake council procedures bylaw, following a review.

Steven Wright.

Little guy with big fish

Four year old Steven Wright, grandson of Corrina & Leon Leween caught this beauty.

Steven Wright.
(L-R) Ron Zayac and Sheryl Worthing.

New digs

A ribbon cutting ceremony to celebrate the grand re-opening of the visitor information centre was held last Friday.

(L-R) Ron Zayac and Sheryl Worthing.
Cyclists from the University of Texas.

Texas 4000 rides through Burns Lake

Twenty cyclists from the University of Texas arrived in Burns Lake on day 47 of a 70 day trek that will take them to Anchorage, Alaska.

Cyclists from the University of Texas.
Kootenay to Kitimat Caravan.

No pipeline no problem

A welcoming committee organized by the Lakes District Clean Waters Coalition came together for the Kootenay to Kitimat Caravan.

Kootenay to Kitimat Caravan.