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Honour tree at William Konkin Elementary

William Konkin Elementary has put up what they call the Honour Tree,…

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Snow returns at Omineca Ski Club in Burns Lake

After a long hiatus the snow has returned. The G2 snow grooming…

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Burns Lake Minor Hockey vs. Smithers

The Burns Lake U11 minor hockey team played an exhibition double-header on…

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Public skating at Lakeside Multiplex in Burns Lake

Public skating is now available at the Lakeside Multiplex on Fridays and…

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Dr. Rebecca Deyell, pediatric oncologist at BC Children’s Hospital, with Ellie, treated for a rare childhood cancer at BC Children’s Hospital. Thanks to vital donor support, researchers can explore uncharted paths and treatment options for children like Ellie.

Ellie’s journey: Rare condition points to critical research need

BC Children’s Hospital shares need for increased research for childhood cancers

  • Nov 29, 2021
Dr. Rebecca Deyell, pediatric oncologist at BC Children’s Hospital, with Ellie, treated for a rare childhood cancer at BC Children’s Hospital. Thanks to vital donor support, researchers can explore uncharted paths and treatment options for children like Ellie.
An in-person BC Craft Brewers Conference, BC Beer Con, will take place in New Westminster come February, says BC Craft Brewers Guild. (Pixabay photo)

Something brewing for craft beer aficionados in new year with BC Beer Con

In-person craft beer conference takes place in February in New Westminster, B.C.

An in-person BC Craft Brewers Conference, BC Beer Con, will take place in New Westminster come February, says BC Craft Brewers Guild. (Pixabay photo)
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1941 Cadillac hearse in Burns Lake

The story behind a 25-year restoration of a rare vehicle

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Latest PAPC bottle donation

Royal Canadian Legion Branch 50 in Burns Lake are the newest beneficiaries…

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Red Johnson Trail in Burns Lake

A preview in case you would like to see one of the…

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Burns Lake Minor Hockey practice

U9 Burns Lake Minor Hockey players worked on their skills during practice…

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Lakeside Multiplex entrance complete

Construction on the curling rink entrance of the Lakeside Multiplex is now…

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The Link Food Centre in Burns Lake is raising money, food and toys for the holiday season. (Eddie Huband photo/Lakes District News)

Season of giving at the Link Food Centre in Burns Lake

Campaign to raise money, food and Christmas toys

The Link Food Centre in Burns Lake is raising money, food and toys for the holiday season. (Eddie Huband photo/Lakes District News)
Jillian Harris and Team Jilly have joined with Do Some Good to engage the community, support local causes and amplify the many amazing stories that non-profit organizations share. Join her for the 12 Days of Christmas campaign, Dec. 1 to 12.

Jillian Harris joins Do Some Good to drive more community impact

Team Jilly’s 12 Days of Giving campaign runs Dec. 1 to 12

  • Nov 22, 2021
Jillian Harris and Team Jilly have joined with Do Some Good to engage the community, support local causes and amplify the many amazing stories that non-profit organizations share. Join her for the 12 Days of Christmas campaign, Dec. 1 to 12.
“That money has to last 365 days a year, because that’s how many days we’re on the street helping vulnerable individuals.” (Breanna Himmelright/Black Press Media)

Salvation Army kicks off red kettle campaign with extra flood donation goal

Divisional secretary Mike Leland says this year’s need is ‘through the roof’

  • Nov 22, 2021
“That money has to last 365 days a year, because that’s how many days we’re on the street helping vulnerable individuals.” (Breanna Himmelright/Black Press Media)
Hope the golden retriever puppy is surrounded by volunteers at Hope Secondary School. The adorable guest was renamed as a way of saying thank you to the many volunteers who helped hundreds of people during the floods in Hope. (Photo/Hope Secondary School)
Hope the golden retriever puppy is surrounded by volunteers at Hope Secondary School. The adorable guest was renamed as a way of saying thank you to the many volunteers who helped hundreds of people during the floods in Hope. (Photo/Hope Secondary School)
The Salvation Army’s emergency response units are on the ground providing food and other items to flood victims and first responders in B.C. communities that have been impacted. (Salvation Army photo)

Salvation Army launches emergency response in support of flood victims

Agency on front lines in Abbotsford, Chilliwack, Kamloops and Kelowna

The Salvation Army’s emergency response units are on the ground providing food and other items to flood victims and first responders in B.C. communities that have been impacted. (Salvation Army photo)
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U9 Burns Lake minor hockey tourny

A U9 minor hockey tournament took place at Tom Forsyth Memorial Arena…

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Remembrance Day at schools in Burns Lake

Students at both William Konkin Elementary and Decker Lake Elementary took part…

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Some local pictures of the snow completely covering the entire town after the snowfall of 2006. (Gina Penner photos/Lakes District News)

Remembering the great snowfall of ‘06

It’s been 15 years and local residents still have vivid memories

Some local pictures of the snow completely covering the entire town after the snowfall of 2006. (Gina Penner photos/Lakes District News)
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RCMP hands out candy, not fines

Better late then never. Lakes District News received photos of RCMP Constables…

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