Community

Burns Lake residents help The Postmen

Because of the generosity of the Burns Lake community, the Burns Lake…

  • Sep 12, 2018

Rio Tinto distributes school supplies

Rio Tinto has been helping out Southside families affected by wildfires by…

  • Sep 12, 2018

Nursing program in Burns Lake

It was a historic day for the College of New Caledonia Lakes…

  • Sep 12, 2018
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Special Olympics snowshoe race in Burns lake
NEB recommends Trans Mountain pipeline expansion construction proceed
Legion Command donation boosts PTSD Service Dog Program
Prime Minister joins hundreds in Halifax square for vigil

Specific items needed for Burns Lake fire crews and evacuees

The Postmen in Prince Rupert are collecting powdered milk, mashed potatoes and RespirActin

10 B.C. cities to pilot new program against childhood obesity

Healthy Family Living program being tested in 10 communities, including Chilliwack

Signs expressing appreciation for firefighters popping up around Burns Lake

Although Burns Lake facing one of its worst wildfire seasons, there’s plenty…

  • Sep 5, 2018

Burns Lake children raise money to help animals displaced by wildfires

The money raised was tripled by the Burns Lake Recycling Depot

  • Sep 5, 2018

A fund to support local communities impacted by wildfires

The Burns Lake and District Community Foundation has created the Lakes District…

  • Sep 5, 2018

‘Paws’ this weekend and fight animal cruelty in B.C.

The BC SPCA is centralizing its Paws for a Cause event to just six community events in B.C.

VIDEO: Humpbacks breach so close man can smell whale

B.C. man could have reached out and touched ‘playful’ whales

Photo of firefighter embracing deer near Burns Lake goes viral

The photo has been shared over 2,000 times on Facebook

  • Aug 31, 2018

Midwives celebrate 20 years in B.C.

Almost triple the number since 1998.

Cool formation

Shelby Lovas captured this cool formation of the clouds about the smoke…

  • Aug 29, 2018

Rio Tinto will donate $120,000

Rio Tinto will donate $100,000 to Burns Lake and District Community Foundation,…

  • Aug 29, 2018

Teen’s Children’s Wish to fish explores North Coast life

Ryan White used his wish to go fishing with his uncle on the North Coast of B.C.

Endangered Leatherback Turtle spotted near Vancouver Island

The rare moment was captured by Jeremy Koreski and former Vancouver Canucks defenceman Willie Mitchell

White Spot records B.C. Pirate Pak record day

Popular B.C.-Alberta event raises more than $116,000 to send kids and adults to Zajac Ranch

RCMP pushing for evacuation order in Fort St. James

All children must leave

  • Aug 17, 2018

‘Treed in perpetuity’: How to log without clearcutting

Thinning treed areas can make properties less vulnerable to fire and still make money