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Catching a few rays

This little fox was catching some sun rays at the Decker Lake…

  • Apr 3, 2019

Snowpack above normal for Burns Lake region

As the snow begins to melt, official assessments of the winter snowpack…

Chinook Comfor to resume meetings in May

With its recent round of public consultations over, Chinook Community Forest is…

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Pipeline work to start in 2020, CGL says

Work on the Coastal GasLink (CGL) project in the Burns Lake area…

Road upkeep budget might go South, Rustad worries

Infrastructure maintenance in the Burns Lake area might be given a lower…

Burns Lake gets $3.4 million in infrastructure grant

Burns Lake received $3.4 million at the end of March for its…

Depot to curtail recycling in June

The Burns Lake Recycle Depot won’t accept most recyclable materials after June…

Dayee Yez atoms hit the ice

The Dayee Yez atom team came second in the atoms division at…

  • Apr 2, 2019

Oil spills into Babine Lake in barge mishap

An oil spill occurred near Topley Landing in Babine Lake on March…

Greg Brown makes it three

The Smithers councillor joins Mayor Bachrach and Amanda Ramsay in the race to replace Cullen

New generation takes over Decker Lake Trading Post

Almost three decades after he took over the Decker Lake Trading Post,…

Province kicks in $1.75M for Telegraph Creek housing

Money will be split between projects in Telegraph Creek, Dease Lake

Nomination date set to replace retiring NDP MP Nathan Cullen

One candidate confirmed so far and others interested

Bachrach announces candidacy

Smithers mayor will seek to replace Cullen as Skeena-Bulkley Valley MP

Giesbrecht trial hears final arguments

The trial of Burns Lake resident Albert Giesbrecht resumed on March 25,…

Babine, Fraser Lake mills take in burned timber

They might look charred and useless, but some of the burned trees…

Decker Lake talk teaches wildfire readiness

A workshop in the Decker Lake Hall sought to inform residents of…

RDBN bids to cut fees for disposing big appliances

The Regional District of Bulkley-Nechako (RDBN) is seeking to streamline and save…

Burns Lake council gets $577,000 from Comfor

The Burns Lake village council has received $577,004.85 in a dividend cheque…

Five nations job fair at the Gathering Place

Dozens of people attended the Nis Ts’edilh (We are Moving Forward) Job…

  • Mar 27, 2019