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RCMP did not commit offense in arrest which seriously injured Lake Country man, finds IIO. (Phil McLachlan/Capital News/Stock)

Erratic B.C. driver arrested with help of public after 2 collisions, fleeing into wooded area

Members of the public assist Terrace RCMP in apprehension

RCMP did not commit offense in arrest which seriously injured Lake Country man, finds IIO. (Phil McLachlan/Capital News/Stock)
The wildfire south of Rosswood as it looked from the air earlier. Skimmer aircraft were deployed today. (BC Wildfire Service photo)

Rosswood fire has moved away from structures

Skimmer aircraft used today to establish perimeter

The wildfire south of Rosswood as it looked from the air earlier. Skimmer aircraft were deployed today. (BC Wildfire Service photo)
The BC Wildfire Service is responding to a fire north of Terrace. (Contributed photo)

‘Extremely dangerous’: Civilian drone reported flying over northern B.C. wildfire

All airspace above and around wildfires is restricted to firefighting personnel, says BC Wildfire

The BC Wildfire Service is responding to a fire north of Terrace. (Contributed photo)
Uniformed RCMP officers established a perimeter early this morning in Terrace while the police force’s Emergency Response Team executed a search warrant. (Staff photo)
Uniformed RCMP officers established a perimeter early this morning in Terrace while the police force’s Emergency Response Team executed a search warrant. (Staff photo)
RCMP arrested two people after fresh violence erupted at a Coastal GasLink pipeline site near Houston . (File photo)

30 people block RCMP vehicle at northwest B.C. pipeline site as protests continue

July 26 incident led to two more arrests; police seek suspect who allegedly kicked, damaged cruiser

RCMP arrested two people after fresh violence erupted at a Coastal GasLink pipeline site near Houston . (File photo)
That’s Cheslatta Carrier Nation chief councillor Corinna Leween, front row far left, at an announcement of a federal grant to expand Indigenous participation in major industrial projects. Leween is vice chair of the First Nations Major Projects Coalition. Beside her is federal natural resources minister Jonathan Wilkinson. (Submitted photo/Lakes District News)

Grant given to expand First Nations involvement in major projects

Cheslatta Carrier Nation chief councillor Corinna Leween is vice chair of First Nations Major Projects Coalition

That’s Cheslatta Carrier Nation chief councillor Corinna Leween, front row far left, at an announcement of a federal grant to expand Indigenous participation in major industrial projects. Leween is vice chair of the First Nations Major Projects Coalition. Beside her is federal natural resources minister Jonathan Wilkinson. (Submitted photo/Lakes District News)
Real estate sales are down so far this year. (File photo)

Real estate sales dip for first half of year

But average detached house price inches up

Real estate sales are down so far this year. (File photo)
Proposed route of Westcoast Connector Gas Transmission pipeline from northeastern B.C. to the north coast. (Map courtesy Enbridge)

City of Terrace toughens stance on Enbridge gas pipeline proposal

City first wants a revenue sharing agreement with the province and money from Enbridge

Proposed route of Westcoast Connector Gas Transmission pipeline from northeastern B.C. to the north coast. (Map courtesy Enbridge)
RCMP are looking for information on an alleged shooting attempt near an elementary school in Smithers March 10. (Phil McLachlan/Capital News/Stock)
Police are looking for key witnesses to an incident with a pickup truck that left a man dead west of Houston. (Phil McLachlan/Capital News/Stock)

UPDATE: Probe continues into man’s death July 16 on Hwy 16 near Houston

The man was run over by a pickup truck and died later in hospital in Smithers

RCMP are looking for information on an alleged shooting attempt near an elementary school in Smithers March 10. (Phil McLachlan/Capital News/Stock)
Police are looking for key witnesses to an incident with a pickup truck that left a man dead west of Houston. (Phil McLachlan/Capital News/Stock)
RCMP seek witnesses to July 16 fatal highway accident near Houston. (File photo)

RCMP probe fatal road accident west of Houston

Witnesses, dash cam footage sought in July 16 incident

RCMP seek witnesses to July 16 fatal highway accident near Houston. (File photo)
The driver of a stolen ambulance from Granisle ran into a parked boat. (What’s Up Granisle Facebook photo/Houston Today)

Man charged following ambulance theft from Granisle

Other vehicles also stolen have since been recovered

The driver of a stolen ambulance from Granisle ran into a parked boat. (What’s Up Granisle Facebook photo/Houston Today)
Tiny Town was the creation of the late Jim Allen and modelled after his hometown of Youghal, County Cork, Ireland. (File photo)

Time’s up for Tiny Town as weather, vandals take toll on B.C. model village

Miniature structures modeled after Irish town

Tiny Town was the creation of the late Jim Allen and modelled after his hometown of Youghal, County Cork, Ireland. (File photo)
Burns Lake Public Library

Public library gets provincial money for COVID relief

Across B.C., $8 million is being provided

Burns Lake Public Library
Huckleberry copper mine site south of Houston. It’s been closed since 2016. (Imperial Metals photo)

Imperial Metals places re-opening of Huckleberry mine on its ‘to do’ list

But first wants to restart operations at Mt. Polley in the Cariboo

Huckleberry copper mine site south of Houston. It’s been closed since 2016. (Imperial Metals photo)
UBC Healthcare roadshow

Roadshow meant to attract students to a healthcare profession

School stops made along Hwy. 16, Burns Lake being one of them

UBC Healthcare roadshow
The number of rural and northern seats in the provincial legislature might be reduced, and that has MLA John Rustad worried. (Wikipedia photo)

Potential boundary shift worries local MLA

John Rustad urges residents to make a submission

The number of rural and northern seats in the provincial legislature might be reduced, and that has MLA John Rustad worried. (Wikipedia photo)
Work continues along Coastal GasLink's natural gas pipeline stretching from northeastern B.C. to the LNG Canada liquefied natural gas plant being built at Kitimat. (File photo)

Coastal GasLink replaces a pipeline contractor

Strikes deal with new contractor and three First Nations

Work continues along Coastal GasLink's natural gas pipeline stretching from northeastern B.C. to the LNG Canada liquefied natural gas plant being built at Kitimat. (File photo)
Map of the Coastal GasLink pipeline route’s four westerly sections. (Coastal GasLink graphic)

Coastal GasLink replaces a pipeline contractor

Strikes deal with new contractor and three First Nations

Map of the Coastal GasLink pipeline route’s four westerly sections. (Coastal GasLink graphic)
Sales here through the Multiple Listing Service dropped in the first three months of this year. (File photo/Lakes District News)

First quarter real estate sales on par with 2021

But average prices increased compared to last year

Sales here through the Multiple Listing Service dropped in the first three months of this year. (File photo/Lakes District News)
RCMP cruiser. (File photo)

Thieves take catalytic converters

RCMP interested in finding two vehicles

RCMP cruiser. (File photo)