Local News

Upcoming forum aims to improve relations in the Burns Lake region

It involves the Village of Burns Lake and surrounding First Nations

  • Jan 1, 2020

Burns Lakers under 55 asked to fill out housing survey

Results will help identify challenges, attract development

  • Jan 1, 2020
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Skiing in Vancouver

More funding needed for tourism: Burns Lake mayor

Suspension of BC Rural Dividend had a ‘negative effect’

  • Jan 1, 2020

Burns Lake schools offer free menstrual products

This follows a ministerial order issued in April

  • Jan 1, 2020

Safe House to open soon in Burns Lake

Shelter will support victims of domestic violence

  • Jan 1, 2020

Cash incentive helps Burns Lakers replace wood stoves

Over 100 residents have used rebate program since 2006

  • Dec 25, 2019

Raw log exports hurt the economy: Burns Lake mayor

Council urges province to stop allowing raw log exports

  • Dec 25, 2019

Burns Lake track resurfacing a step closer to reality

Regional district commits $40,000 to support the project

  • Dec 25, 2019

Northwest B.C.’s infrastructure needs $1.3 billion: RBA

New analysis to support request for revenue-sharing deal

  • Dec 25, 2019

Local government internships up for grabs in B.C.

The 12-month paid internships start in May

  • Dec 25, 2019

Christmas season in Burns Lake: ‘It’s been slow for us merchants’

Gift certificate program’s sales decreasing

  • Dec 25, 2019

Burns Lake property deemed area of high fire hazard

Fuel treatment recommended for 25-hectare property

  • Dec 25, 2019

Snowy winter weather

Last week the weather brought in snow causing some vehicles to slip…

  • Dec 25, 2019

Rebate program open to Burns Lake businesses

The program helps businesses affected by forest industry

  • Dec 25, 2019

Central B.C. wolf cull in ‘final stages of approval’

At least 80 per cent of wolves in the area would be killed

  • Dec 25, 2019

Which Burns Lake streets will be repaved in 2020?

Village staff recommending five street sections

  • Dec 25, 2019

Burns Lake budget: taxes to increase by two per cent

Village office to receive upgrades in 2020

  • Dec 25, 2019

Skeena-Bulkley Valley MP calling for independent review of RCMP action at Gidimt’en

Bachrach wants the Civilian Review and Complaints Commission to conduct a review of RCMP action