Rebecca Billard

Hampton Affiliates requests a quick timber supply review process during Burns Lake meetin

Hampton Affiliates are prepared to invest in Burns Lake beyond what is covered by insurance.

Peace and Dignity Journey arrives in Burns Lake

Peace and Dignity Journey runners carry messages of peace and unity while travelling across North and South America.

Sasquatch sighting

This Sasquatch is similar to one that Terrace carver Ben Gerow is working on for Burns Lake.

Beautiful baby 2011

Sixteen month old Lyla Schmidt was the winner of the 2011 Beautiful Baby contest.

Hop for a cause

Francois Lake Elementary School participated in the annual ‘Hop for Muscular Dystrophy’ educational fundraiser.

Photos for the week of June 20, 2012

Photos from around Burns Lake for the week of June 20, 2012.

New tools

Makita Canada Inc. tool specialists stopped in at Starland Supply Tim-br Mart to update employees and customers on their new tool line.

What does the future hold for Burns Lake?

UNBC host resource and community development meeting and present ideas for the future of Burns Lake.

Burns Lake Mayor forges new municipal relationships

Burns Lake Mayor Luke Strimbold attends the inaugural B.C. Mayor’s Caucus held in Penticton.

Birthday celebration

Edna Phair celebrated her 85 birthday at Heritage Manor last weekend with family and friends.

Village of Burns Lake mayor and council divided over Enbridge Northern Gateway pipeline decision

Two Village of Burns Lake councillors take a stand against the Enbridge Northern Gateway pipeline.

Beat the heat

Local girls proudly display the trophy won in a friendly game of pool against members of the Burns Lake RCMP.

Go Ask Alice

Lakes District Secondary School Grade 9 and 10 drama students explored the struggles of ‘Alice'.

Bantams honoured

Burns Lake Minor Hockey Association’s Bantams were honoured with a special certificate from council last week.

Cheslatta Carrier Nation’s cold water release plans surging ahead

Cheslatta Carrier Nation have formed a partnership with Surespan Construction Ltd. and are looking for more investors for the facility.

Are local businesses being considered?

Council is not willing to alter their plans for phase one of the downtown revitalization after a request from local business owner came in.

Downtown design changes fall on deaf Village of Burns Lake council ears

Village of Burns Lake council makes the final decisions on downtown design changes for phase one of the plans.

Lake Babine Nation candidates accept nomination

The lengthy list of candidates for the upcoming election for chief of Lake Babine Nation has now been reduced to five

‘Pawfect’ dog houses

15 dog houses were presented to the Lakes District Animal Friendship Society by the College of New Caledonia recently.

Estate to benefit Lakes District Hospital replacement

More than $81,000 was willed to the Stuart Nechako Regional Hospital district to benefit the Lakes District Hospital replacement project.