Local News

ICBC: One car broken into every hour in B.C.

Police remind motorists to be vigilant

  • Dec 16th, 2017

VIDEO: Researchers rely on drones to survey aftermath of B.C. wildfires

UBC researchers are using aerial drones to study the historic 2017 wildfires in the province

  • Dec 15th, 2017

Burns Lake makes list of most miserable winters

The list was recently published by Expedia.ca

  • Dec 15th, 2017

Two candidates running in Burns Lake’s byelection

The byelection will be held on Jan. 20, 2018

  • Dec 15th, 2017

No charges against BC RCMP officer for in-custody death

Conclusion of investigation into the actions of the officer from Valentine’s Day 2015.

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          Freezing rain warning

          A freezing rain warning is in effect for the Lakes District

          Autobot Sales’ generous donation helps single mother of three

          Burns Lake resident Kristy Wall took home a 2007 Pontiac Montana

          • Dec 13th, 2017

          Northwest B.C. shared revenue talks continue

          Agreement still expected to be reached within the next few months

          • Dec 12th, 2017

          Motivational speaker who lives with cerebral palsy inspires Burns Lake residents

          “Challenged? Yes. Disabled? No,” says Michael Bortolotto

          • Dec 11th, 2017

          Emergency support services volunteers needed in the Burns Lake area

          Regional district is encouraging local residents to volunteer

          • Dec 11th, 2017

          Bulkley Valley Anglican priest fired

          Jacob Worley, who worked at St James Anglican Church, was relieved of position as priest on Nov. 30

          • Dec 11th, 2017

          Lakes District Food Bank needs donations

          “If we don’t receive enough donations, we will have to cut back”

          • Dec 11th, 2017

          Lake Babine Nation’s biomass project shelved

          Lake Babine Nation will focus on other projects for now

          • Dec 9th, 2017

          Reuben Buhler’s sentencing postponed

          The hearing would determine his eligibility for parole

          • Dec 8th, 2017

          Albert Giesbrecht re-arrested days after release

          He was arrested and returned to custody on Dec. 6.

          • Dec 7th, 2017

          Changing road conditions at Priestly Hill

          Lakes District Maintenance explains why road conditions often change in that area

          • Dec 6th, 2017