Rebecca Billard

Burns Lake resident Glenn Anderson and son in court.

Bankruptcy trustee John S. Beverly & Associates is after more than $537,000, plus court ordered interest from Jarrett Anderson.

Interpretive centre issues resurface again

The rental of the interpretive centre building in Burns Lake is once again up for discussion at the council table.

Burns Lake’s Beacon Theatre back on track

The Beacon Theatre was temporarily closed for a couple of days recently due to a coolant pump failure in the Christie 2210 projector.

Beijing International student summer camp

Six School District 91 students, including two Lakes District Secondary School students will be joining 50 other B.C. students in Beijing.

Hall upgrades

A $10,000 cheque was presented to the Decker Lake Recreation Commission from the Nechako Kitimaat Development Fund Society for upgrades

Building improvements

A $3,000 cheque was presented to the Royal Canadian Legion by Nechako Kitimaat Development Fund Society for upgrades to the building.

Hiker missing while filming near the Whiskey Creek trail

Warren Andrew Sill is described as; 5'10", 180 pounds of medium build with short dirty blond hair and clean straight teeth.

Lakes District Maintenance and the Village of Granisle join forces

Lakes District Maintenance donate staff time and equipment to Granisle community park and trail project.

Warnings about wildfire conditions in the Lakes District

The North West Fire Centre is urging locals to be extra cautious with burning activities as the North heats up.

Prize winning

Burns Lake youth Preston Squinas won the secondary level prize in the FORED B.C. contest recently.

Photos for the week of July 18, 2012.

Photos from around Burns Lake for the week of July 18, 2012.

A paddling good time

The Village of Burns Lake recreation department was impressed with the CanoeKayak B.C. CanoeKids camp.

House sales prices up slightly in Burns Lake

Remax Wrightway in Burns Lake said that listings in the local area are definitely on the increase.

Game, set, match

Local resident Lee challenged his friend, Becky to a friendly game at the Burns Lake Tennis Courts last week.

Lake Babine Nation moving onwards and upwards

Re-elected; Chief Wilf Adam is positive about the future of Lake Babine Nation.

Shine and show off

Approximately 45 vehicles of all makes, models and colours rolled into Spirit Square last Sunday for the annual Show and Shine event.

Kager Lake campsite on Boer Mountain opened this year

A new seven site camping area has opened at Kager Lake as an extension to the Burns Lake Mountain Bike trails on Boer Mountain.

Babine Forest Products employees still job seeking

Ninety-three Babine Forest Products employees have now found alternative employment, while 143, remain unemployed.

Topley sink hole estimates over a million dollars

Work on the Hwy. 16 sinkhole near Topley wrapped up last week and repair cost estimates have topped $1 million.

Exceptional service

Burns Lake Rotary Club’s Larry Russel and Angelika Posselt presented Mayor Luke Strimbold with a Paul Harris Fellow award recently.