Community

Burns Lake community raises fund

The Decker Lake and area community came together last Saturday and held…

  • Oct 24, 2018

Openly queer, female priest of B.C. church defying norms

Andrea Brennan serves Fernie at pivotal time in church’s history

Foster care is ‘superhighway to homelessness,’ B.C. youth advocate says

Katherine McParland grew up in foster care and lived on the streets

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Fat tire biking at Kager Lake
Yodel performance at Open Mic Coffee House
West Coast kids learn about ocean safety
Eagle Release Cowichan

VIDEO: Millionaire Lottery returns to give back and win big

Since 1996, Millionaire Lottery has raised $52 million for the VGH+UBC Hospital Foundation

Hero campaign raises $1.1 million for Canada non-profits

Lowe’s Canada Heroes campaign was held throughout September

B.C. brewery creates bread beer from food waste

The brew aims to raise food waste awareness and provide funds for the food bank

Remembering Lejac residential school

Lejac residential school survivor walks in honour of survivors and in memory of those who did not

Nine-year-old history teacher inspires action at B.C. school

Daughter of residential school survivor shares powerful message of resilience

Burns Lake community makes an impact

For 20 years, members of the Burns Lake community have been filling…

  • Oct 3, 2018

More support for Burns Lake animals

Petcurean has recently donated 1,000 pounds of high-quality pet food to the…

  • Oct 3, 2018

Local youth lead discussions on resource extraction for UNBC researcher

20 students from SD91 travelled to UNBC campus to engage with award-winning researcher

Former Burns Laker helps out

Dave Collie lived in Burns Lake for his first 18 years of…

  • Sep 26, 2018

Cops for Cancer hit Burns Lake

The Cops for Cancer Tour de North arrived in Burns Lake Monday…

  • Sep 26, 2018

B.C. teen with autism a talented guitarist

Farley Mifsud is gaining fans with every performance

B.C. couple plans sustainable, zero-waste life in the Shuswap

Plan includes building a tiny house before the snow flies

Lakes District invited to take a coffee break

September is World Alzheimer’s Month and the Alzheimer Society of B.C. is…

  • Sep 19, 2018

Be bear aware

It’s that time of year again when bears are trying to put…

  • Sep 19, 2018

Staying safe in Burns Lake bear country

Burns Lake is home to both grizzly bears and black bears. Bears…

  • Sep 19, 2018

Kerplunks help raise money

The Lakes District Fall Fair Association and the Lakes District Arts Council…

  • Sep 19, 2018

Incredible effort by amateur pet detectives brings home lost B.C. dog

Community effort in Campbell River helps reunite Yorkshire terrier-chihuahua Jax with family