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Low turnout at SD91 meeting irritates parents

An attempt by School District 91 (SD91) to inform the public in…

New email scam targets BC Hydro customers

A new type of scam is targeting customers of BC Hydro. Scammers…

Food bank readies to build new greenhouse

Plans for the new greenhouse of The Link Kitchen Garden are in…

Alberta launches spring sitting with bill to kill provincial carbon tax
Trudeau announces new coast guard fleet
No chance at parole for 50 years for Calgary double killer
Climber attempts to scale Eiffel Tower in Paris

Forestry Renewal plan misses point, critics say

Just over a month after the British Columbia government announced it would…

Lejac fire 70% contained

Forecasted rain for May 14 would help firefighters, said RDBN chair Gerry Thiessen.

Evacuation order for Fraser Lake fire lifted

The state of emergency and evacuation order related to the fire burning…

Evacuation order for Fraser Lake fire lifted

The state of emergency and evacuation order related to the fire burning…

UPDATE: The Lejac fire now categorized as ‘being held’

Residents should be cautious during May long weekend, RDBN says

Concern of wind change near Fraser Lake fire

A wind change later in the day on May 12 might pose…

Fire breaks out near Fraser Lake

A fire broke out in the afternoon of May 11 near Fraser…

No charges laid in VIP fishing trip to Ecstall River, anglers told

But DFO says ongoing conversations will limit likelihood of repeat incidents

Wet’suwet’en First Nation tells court it should have been consulted after artifacts found at pipeline site

Petition challenges the decision of the B.C. Oil and Gas Commission and provincial Archaeology Branch

Lara Beckett new NCLGA president

Beckett moves up from first vice-president

Drug bust in Burns Lake

Police officers on May 9 arrested a man in Burns Lake carrying…

“High danger” of Grassy Plains, Burns Lake fire risk

The recent warm weather enjoyed by Burns Lake residents has brought an…

Smithers Recycling Depot ablaze

Firefighters from Smithers, Telkwa and Houston on scene, video to follow

Fatal crash occurred three hours into aerial mapping flight

Second fatality victim identified as Amir Sedghi, an analyst with Precision Vectors

Multiplex non-resident fees to be cut

The Burns Lake village council has agreed to scrap the dual membership…

Nations Cannabis readies to begin plant build

Burns Lake-based Nations Cannabis held its groundbreaking ceremony on April 30 as…

Southside boy dies in accident

A young boy died near Burns Lake on April 30 following an…