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No plans to ban sockeye harvesting, LBN says

The Lake Babine Nation (LBN) has no plans to ban sockeye fishing…

Snow blankets northern B.C.

Old man winter woke up early and parts of northern British Columbia…

Masked bandit spotted in Burns Lake

A raccoon was found dead on Highway 16, about three kilometres east…

  • Aug 21, 2019

Men charged with assault on Southside

Two men face charges following a violent incident on the Southside on…

Australian gold mining giant acquires Red Chris mine

Newcrest now owns 70 per cent of the mine south of Iskut and operatorship

Teen sexually assaulted at Radley Beach

A sexual assault took place at Radley Beach in Burns Lake on…

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Missing boy was dehydrated but in good health

The boy who went missing near Mackenzie was found to be somewhat…

All Burns Lake teacher spots filled, SD91 said

As the new academic year starts in just a few weeks, schools…

All Nations Driving Academy gets $360K boost from province

Terrace-based driving school bridges gap in services for remote northwest B.C. communities

Skeena-Bulkley Valley candidates react to finding Trudeau broke ethics law

The election campaign is heating up before the writ has even dropped

Visitor Centre numbers drop in June, steady in July

The number of travellers passing through the Burns Lake Visitor Centre was…

LDM renews Stikine District road contract

Lakes District Maintenance (LDM), headquartered in Burns Lake, has had its road…

Accident claims life of Burns Lake woman

A woman from Burns Lake is dead following a vehicle collision near…

Burns Lake golfers to help end world hunger

Burns Lake residents will bring together charity and golf at the Grip…

RBC faces reality of shift to online banking

Over its 100 years in Burns Lake, the Royal Bank of Canada…

22 north B.C. mayors urge Ottawa to help forest industry

Letter aims to seek assistance through federal programs to deal with the crisis

Firefighting reinforcements being sent to battle blaze

Mehan Lake Fire along Highway 37 grew overnight

Council OKs $80,000 loan for new fire truck

The Burns Lake village council has earmarked $80,000 to pay for the…

Drug overdose death rates fall in northern BC

The number of drug overdoses and deaths is lower in the Northern…