Community

Barkerville opens for the season

Highlights of Barkerville’s upcoming season include 150th Dominion Day and pack train re-creation

  • May 23rd, 2018

Burns Lake doctor wins award

Photo: Dr. George Magee recognized for his lifetime of service

  • May 22nd, 2018

Burns Lake Rotary receives award

Photo: ShelterBox Hero certificate recognizes giving to international disaster-relief charity

  • May 23rd, 2018

Vital contributions

Photos: Burns Lake and District Health Care Auxiliary holds open house

  • May 23rd, 2018

Animal friendship

Photo: Local charity receives financial support for its animal care initiatives

  • May 22nd, 2018

Game on

Photo: Chinook Community Forest sponsors a team for Burns Lake’s new little league

  • May 22nd, 2018
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Jeff Scott - Live It! Love It! Foundation
Advocates, volunteers prepare for Jeans Day
BrickCan Lego Convention
New resident octopus at Vancouver Aquarium

Photo winner

Kim Minger’s winning photo graces the new Burns Lake and Lakes District tourist guide

  • May 22nd, 2018

Recycling pays

Photo: Recycling depot presents recycling money to William Konkin’s Parent Advisory Council

  • May 22nd, 2018

Burns Lake pitches in

Photos from this year’s anti-litter initiative, which took place on May 11

  • May 22nd, 2018

Young mother’s death devastates Vancouver Island family

Father and three young children can’t access GoFundMe account established in mother’s name

VIDEO: Single mom from B.C. gives the gift of family to man from Spain

On May 1, Kara Erickson gave birth to Josep Cañadas’s baby girl, Cloe

Best in show

Photos from the Lakes District Kennel Club’s annual series of dog shows, which took place on the weekend of May 4-6

Breast milk bank keeps B.C. babies healthy

One mother describes why she donates to the bank and why it’s important

Winning bulls

Southside rancher Ken Rose returns from Williams Lake with an armload of awards

  • May 12th, 2018

Touching photo of dog at Lower Mainland funeral goes viral

People from around the world have seen the image of Sadie saying goodbye to her best friend, Andy.

Highway hero

Brian Brinkhurst has received this year’s Public Safety Lifeline Volunteer Award for Road Rescue

  • May 10th, 2018

Rocky Mountain voyage

Rocky Mountain voyage

  • May 9th, 2018

CNC carpentry class helps out

Photo: The carpentry program helping local seniors by making these chair lifters.

  • May 5th, 2018

Citizens on Patrol

Photo: Burns Lake COPS, the RCMP’s “extra eyes and ears,” held an open house recently

  • May 2nd, 2018