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The Tweedsmuir Park Rod and Gun Club held a measuring and scoring…

  • Feb 1, 2023
Man dead, another in hospital after two seperate head-on collisions Wednesday. (File photo)

1 man dead, 1 badly injured in 2 head-on collisions Wednesday: Terrace RCMP

2 separate cars drove into oncoming trucks within less than 2 hours on different roadways

Regan Yee edges out Abby Nichols at the line as both women get big personal bests of 8:48.53 and 8:48.58. Yee starts the year with two races, two wins, and two personal bests. (Justin Britton/Citius Magazine).

South Hazelton runner selected to represent Canada at World Cross Country Championships

The announcement came in the midst of a winning streak for Regan Yee

UNBC’s nursing program is expanding with a new location in Prince George (Submitted photo)
UNBC’s nursing program is expanding with a new location in Prince George (Submitted photo)
Toxic drug alerts can now be received via texts in northern B.C. (File photo)
Toxic drug alerts can now be received via texts in northern B.C. (File photo)
A First Nations house post, shown in a handout photo, is being returned to its home in B.C. after 138 years, including spending the last two decades in storage at Harvard University in Massachusetts. THE CANADIAN PRESS/HO-Gitxaala Nation

Return of house post connecting Gitxaala to their ancestors emotional for north coast Nation

Post has been shipped from Harvard University, expected to arrive in Prince Rupert next month

A First Nations house post, shown in a handout photo, is being returned to its home in B.C. after 138 years, including spending the last two decades in storage at Harvard University in Massachusetts. THE CANADIAN PRESS/HO-Gitxaala Nation
Prince Rupert RCMP is requesting the public’s assistance in identifying a male suspect in a lunchtime armed robbery at McDonald’s. (Photo: supplied)

Armed robbery at McDonalds second in a week in Prince Rupert

Suspect waited his turn in line before pulling a knife on cashier

Prince Rupert RCMP is requesting the public’s assistance in identifying a male suspect in a lunchtime armed robbery at McDonald’s. (Photo: supplied)
Water flowing through the Clore River work area where Coastal GasLink contractors are digging a trench for a pipeline crossing. (Photo courtesy the Suzuki Foundation)

New fish habitat damage allegations levelled at northwest B.C. pipeline project

Coastal GasLink opponents say water overflowed a dam on Clore River due to inadequate safeguards

Water flowing through the Clore River work area where Coastal GasLink contractors are digging a trench for a pipeline crossing. (Photo courtesy the Suzuki Foundation)
Northern Escape Heli Skiing offers an exclusive package to super rich clients who spend the day skiing and are lodged at the secluded Skeena River Ranch. (Submitted photo)

Heli-ski resort for the super rich pushes back amid public scrutiny

Massive $15M northwest B.C. property sits on ranching land that owners are reviving

Northern Escape Heli Skiing offers an exclusive package to super rich clients who spend the day skiing and are lodged at the secluded Skeena River Ranch. (Submitted photo)
A toxic and illicit drug supply is increasing the number of drug overdose deaths in Terrace and area making the city rank second in the province per capita. (Black Press file photo)

Overdose drug deaths climb in Terrace

Only a portion of Vancouver ranks higher in deaths based on population

A toxic and illicit drug supply is increasing the number of drug overdose deaths in Terrace and area making the city rank second in the province per capita. (Black Press file photo)
Royal Canadian Legion Branch No. 50. (Laura Blackwell photo)

Burns Lake Legion under a tax

Liquor license triggered higher bracket

Royal Canadian Legion Branch No. 50. (Laura Blackwell photo)
Work continues along Coastal GasLink’s natural gas pipeline stretching from northeastern B.C. to the LNG Canada liquefied natural gas plant being built at Kitimat. (File photo)

$213K fine issued to Coastal GasLink pipeline for environmental breach in northwest B.C.

Fine is the third for the pipeline project that will move natural gas from Dawson Creek to Kitimat

Work continues along Coastal GasLink’s natural gas pipeline stretching from northeastern B.C. to the LNG Canada liquefied natural gas plant being built at Kitimat. (File photo)

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  • Feb 1, 2023
Burns Lake’s firetrucks are being inventoried and assessed for accounting purposes. (File photo)

Emergency money – calculating the cost of Burns Lake safety

Village of Burns Lake looks to better account for emergency services assets

Burns Lake’s firetrucks are being inventoried and assessed for accounting purposes. (File photo)
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Burns Lake Comfor donates

Burns Lake Community Forest donated over $5000 to the Infant Development Program…

  • Feb 1, 2023
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Burns Lake Court House. (File photo)
Burns Lake Court House. (File photo)
wke winter carnival

William Konkin celebrates Winter Carnaval

William Konkin Elementary School held their traditional Winter Carnaval on Jan. 27.…

  • Feb 1, 2023
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Forward James Joseph and goaltender Rayden Nishikawa were the two representatives of the Burns Lake Timbermen at the Greater Metro Junior-A Hockey League's Top Prospects Game in Bancroft, Ontario. (Michael Riis-Christianson photo/Lakes District News)

Burns Lake Timbermen have stars in their ice

Two players from BL played in the GMHL all-star game

Forward James Joseph and goaltender Rayden Nishikawa were the two representatives of the Burns Lake Timbermen at the Greater Metro Junior-A Hockey League's Top Prospects Game in Bancroft, Ontario. (Michael Riis-Christianson photo/Lakes District News)
(Black Press media file photo)

Burns Lake Medical Clinic is open

Office open for patients, don’t refrain from appointments

(Black Press media file photo)
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Family literacy fun in Burns Lake

The Burns Lake Public Library held a fun filled day of activities…

  • Feb 1, 2023
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