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Grand opening for regional fire training centre

The Fraser Lake Fire Rescue Training Society is hosting an open house…

Fire department seeks new firefighting gear

The Burns Lake Fire Department is seeking to buy new equipment to…

Government acts on fireguard woes, residents say

It was a difficult summer for some Southside residents frustrated by the…

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Getting to know the game

Children in the initiation hockey program learn the fundamental of the game…

  • Oct 16, 2019

Clinic hours extended at Burns Lake hospital

The Lakes District Health Centre in Burns Lake has extended its primary…

2019 summer slightly drier than average, government says

The cool and wet summer disappointed some Burns Lake residents and relieved…

Burns Lake Comfor to start fuel mitigation project on Oct. 15

The Burns Lake Community Forest (Comfor) plans to start removing hazardous fuels…

Voter turnout in elections rising, data shows

If Canadians keep up their voting patterns seen since 2008, more people…

Former Terracite Mathew Fee finishes cross-Canada trip on BMX bike

Fee biked more than 7,000 kilometres to raise awareness about addiction treatment

Metlakatla, Lax Kw’alaams, Nisga’a and Haisla commit to fight climate change internationally

First Nations launch Northwest Coast First Nations Collaborative Climate Initiative

WFN to hold silent auction fundraiser

The Wet’suwet’en First Nation (WFN) is holding a silent auction as part…

Logging truck down

A logging truck tipped over on Sept. 30, spilling its load of…

  • Oct 9, 2019

National Newspapers Week backs media amid ‘fake news’ fears

Amid anxieties that online news is pushing newspapers to extinction, dailies and…

Multiplex membership purchases rise in 2019

Membership purchases at the Lakeside Multiplex in Burns Lake have increased since…

Moose, medical specialist bids win approval at UBCM

Delegates at the municipal conference in Vancouver supported calls by the Village…

Man on trial for alleged sex assault in Granisle

The trial of a man facing charges of sexual assault and break…

November court date for men accused of Southside assault

One of two men facing charges related to an alleged assault on…

New podcast discusses Burns Lake wildfires

A new podcast explores issues around wildfires in the Burns Lake and…

Primary care nurse capacity filled in Burns Lake

Northern Health (NH) recently filled three primary care nursing positions at the…