Local News

Man appears in court about incident at Decker Lake on Moe Rd.

A Burns Lake area man has now been charged following the stabbing…

  • Apr 16, 2020

Province extends open burn ban

Reducing air pollution one of the goals

Burns Lake P&B Feeds owner supports Priestly Meats

In good news this week, a Burns Lake business will now be…

  • Apr 15, 2020
Bear vs rabbit caught on camera near Whistler
Dr. Bonnie Henry given a Gitxsan name
New Zealand Prime Minister on TV during earthquake
Canada needs Parliament fully functional in pandemic crisis, Scheer says

Relief possible for Burns Lake residents hydro bills during COVID-19

The Government of British Columbia and BC Hydro are helping people, small…

  • Apr 15, 2020

New BC government rent supplement income for COVID-19 available for Burns Lake

The Ministry of Municipal Affairs and Housing has opened applications for their…

  • Apr 15, 2020

Province delays biggest tree plant ever, Burns Lake owner shares fears

The Province of BC was set to plant 308 million trees this…

  • Apr 15, 2020

Save-on Foods going the extra mile for Burns Lake community

The Burns Lake Save-on Foods has stepped up as a local community…

  • Apr 15, 2020

Easter Bunny visits Burns Lake

With it being Easter last week, a pines employee dress the part…

  • Apr 15, 2020

Gitxsan leader Neil J. Sterritt dies at 79

Sterrit played an instrumental role in preparing the landmark Delgamuukw court case

BC Nurses’ Union donates $10,000 to Food Banks BC during COVID-19 crisis

Support comes as pandemic brings increased need for food banks, cutbacks in charitable donations

Smithers relocates downtown homeless population

Bylaw officer Matt Davey says the move was made with buy-in from the affected people

NATIONS Cannabis freezes work on construction due to COVID-19 scare

NATIONS Cannabis near Burns Lake was not spared from the havoc COVID-19…

  • Apr 8, 2020

Lakes District Maintenance reflects on winter season

The Lakes District Maintenance Inc. team has wrapped up another winter season.…

  • Apr 8, 2020

Francois Forester running on time

The Francois Lake Ferry is running on time, with no threat of…

  • Apr 8, 2020

Cheslatta Carrier seeks own recycling depot for Southside

The Cheslatta Carrier Nation is interested in bringing recycling to their own…

  • Apr 8, 2020

Trust God

A Southside person made a huge heart and the words trust God…

  • Apr 8, 2020

Bus services taking extra measures because of COVID-19

More cleaning and more disinfecting underway