Local News

New report into sawmill explosions released

The report recommends streamlining investigative process

  • Dec 12, 2019

No parole for Giesbrecht until 2031

Justice David Crossin said he did not believe Giesbrecht’s claim his firearm discharged accidentally

Happy 100th Birthday Helen

Helen Hiebert celebrated her 100th birthday. On Dec. 6 there was an…

  • Dec 11, 2019

Former Burns Lakers shoot episode for TV show

‘If people don’t feel inspired, I haven’t done my job right’

  • Dec 11, 2019

Two years after opening food bank aims to build community

On the two-year anniversary of the opening of the Link Food Centre,…

  • Dec 11, 2019
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WATCH: Spring plans for Talon Point Camp
Wildlife advocates thrilled with success of overpasses in Banff National Park
Investigators at Gabriola Island crash scene
B.C. crew films fight between octopus, bald eagle after bird 'bites off more than it can chew'

CN identifies ‘areas of potential concern’ in Burns Lake

CN proposes to meet with village

  • Dec 11, 2019

Fuel mitigationt in Burns Lake delayed but underway

‘We are fully recognizing that it must be done’

  • Dec 11, 2019

Southside pair enter not guilty pleas

Two men facing charges linked to an alleged incident of assault on…

  • Dec 11, 2019

Terrace SAR headquarters in last stretch of fundraising

$400,000 dollars needed to finish $1.4 million project

No parole for 12 years for Burns Lake man convicted of second degree murder

Judge said he did not believe Albert Giesbrecht’s claim his gun discharged accidentally

No curtailments expected at Burns Lake area mills

Hampton Lumber working with partners to find solutions

  • Dec 9, 2019

Snowfall warning continues for parts of B.C.’s Interior

First significant snowfall of the season prompts Environment Canada warning

Coastal GasLink receives first delivery of pipe sections

Company expects to begin welding and pipe laying in 2020

Christmas lights burned out? Recycle them

This time of year, residents in Burns Lake are unboxing their Christmas…

  • Dec 5, 2019

Northwest B.C. wildlife shelter rescues particularly tiny bear cub

Shelter co-founder says the cub weighs less than a third of what it should at this time of year

Petition calls for appeal of Luke Strimbold’s sentence for sex assault

Prosecution service says the former Burns Lake mayor’s case is under review

It’s ski time in Burns Lake

Volunteers have been working non-stop on the G2 and has set tracks…

  • Dec 5, 2019

Former Burns Lake mayor gets two years for sexual assaults against minors

Banned from taking work involving young people for five years

Bruins beat Fraser Lake

It was a strong weekend of league games for Burns Lake, after…

  • Dec 4, 2019