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Just saying hello

A furry visitor dropped by the home of Burns Lake resident Brenda…

  • May 22, 2019

Historical AAC level vs. harvest gives hope

Historical utilization of available timber shows that there is room for optimism…

Arts Council enters 14th season

In the books LDAC’s season #13 is ‘in the books’. We have…

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Village council briefs

Funk elected to health board Burns Lake mayor Dolores Funk was elected…

Burns Lake, Houston get more initial attack crews

The BC Wildfire Service branches in Burns Lake and Houston are preparing…

Return to traditional diets, health conference hears

Unhealthy lifestyles among First Nations people are causing many of the health…

New plan might move recycling to Transfer Station

The Regional District of Bulkley-Nechako (RDBN) will seek to negotiate a contract…

Village Heights forest a wildfire risk, says councillor

The Burns Lake council aims to examine options for logging a sections…

Limit your exposure to wildfire smoke, BCCDC urges

During wildfire season, almost everyone in Burns Lake faces the health dangers…

Award for Burns Lake

Rob Krause, Director of Protective Services holds the 2019 Community Leadership Award…

  • May 22, 2019

Manganese level in Burns Lake water above new standard

The recent changes to Health Canada’s guidelines on drinking water quality set…

New Seven Sisters replacement confirmed

Mental health facility will have 25 beds, up from 20 in current facility

Terrace hospital’s business plan approved

Health Minister’s announcement opens door to construction phase

Northwest Fire Centre open burn ban lifted

Recent rain, cooler temperatures have lowered the region’s fire risk

Telkwa pot plant application passes review

Cannabis company claims new Health Canada regulations are working in its favour

Cullen demands action on Ecstall River

Failing to penalize parties involved undermines all salmon conservation efforts, MP says

Governments, industry bid on optimism amid timber review

The possibility of reduced forestry activity in the near future is sinking…

Beware of law when transporting dogs, SPCA says

The sight of drivers transporting dogs in the bed of their trucks…

Woods N’ Water’n barbecue

Paul Hilliard, owner of Woods N’ Water poses in front of the…

  • May 15, 2019

LBN talks health

The Honourable Steven Point and his wife Dr. Gwen Point spoke on…

  • May 15, 2019