EDITORIAL: Fight bullying every day

Pink Shirt Day is Feb. 28

  • Feb 25, 2018

A sense of urgency

John Rustad was recently in Burns Lake speaking with community members about…

  • Feb 14, 2018

Relationship protocol a step in the right direction

This week Lakes District News wrote about the relationship protocol agreement that…

  • Feb 7, 2018
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What I learned in Burns Lake

Some of you may have already heard that Friday will be my…

  • Jan 31, 2018

Volunteering a big thing in Burns Lake

This week Lakes District News wrote a story about the tremendous amount…

  • Jan 24, 2018

People’s perfect lives

It’s easy to feel bad about your own life after spending some…

  • Jan 15, 2018

A cautious debate in Burns Lake

The Burns Lake and District Chamber of Commerce hosted an all candidates…

  • Jan 10, 2018

Column: Swedish hockey captain missed the silver lining

Sportsmanship is also a skill that needs practice after Lias Andersson threw his silver medal into the crowd

  • Jan 8, 2018

A defining year ahead for Burns Lake

Whenever I tell my friends from out of town that I am…

  • Jan 3, 2018

Real cost of living in northern B.C.

This week Lakes District News wrote a story about the Regional District…

  • Dec 27, 2017

Miserable winters?

I bet a lot of local residents were surprised last week when…

  • Dec 18, 2017

Parents & technology

Every time I cover any event that involves children, I find myself…

  • Dec 11, 2017

Interesting chat with Lakes District Maintenance

This week I had an interesting chat with Lakes District Maintenance’s (LDM)…

  • Dec 6, 2017

Awkward face-to-face interactions

Is technology making it more difficult for people to interact in “real…

  • Nov 29, 2017

Overuse of antibiotics

This week Lakes District News wrote about the overuse of antibiotics in…

  • Nov 21, 2017

Not outdoorsy after all

If there’s one thing I learned after living in Burns Lake for…

  • Nov 14, 2017

Mountain biking and skiing success in Burns Lake

Pat Dubé, a member of the Burns Lake Mountain Biking Association (BLMBA),…

  • Nov 7, 2017

Our enlisted men deserve better

Editor: The federal liberal government recently announced that Canada is looking to…

  • Nov 1, 2017

Indoor field facility

This week Lakes District News wrote about an idea being discussed by…

  • Nov 1, 2017

New ideas brewing in Burns Lake

Two inspiring events were held at the Heritage Centre last week as…

  • Oct 25, 2017