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Annual Wildfire Service barbecue

Members of the BC Wildfire Service enjoy a barbecue lunch at the…

  • Jun 12, 2019

Fire on Southside extinguished

A fire that broke out in the morning of June 2 on…

Angelika Posselt receives award

The Assistant District Governor Bill Hellyer (L) presented the Rotary International People…

  • Jun 12, 2019
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Down to a fine art at Francois Lake

Artists Lynne Martens and Debbie Brooks visited Francois Lake Elementary School on…

  • Jun 12, 2019

Girls boot the ball

Burns Lake girls in the under-15 category put on their cleats and…

  • Jun 12, 2019

Granisle celebrates its emergency services crews

Community members came out on June 2 to support the Granisle Emergency…

  • Jun 12, 2019

Sam family known as expert trappers, prospectors

Trapping was one of this area’s primary economic drivers in the first…

  • Jun 12, 2019

New regional district CAO starts on July 1

Curtis Helgesen has been hired as the new Chief Administrative Officer (CAO)…

Northern B.C. gymnastics coach charged with sexual assault of a minor

Marcel Dubroy of Smithers faces five charges in Saskatchewan related to a former Regina athlete

Outreach sessions planned for government forestry renewal

The government is planning public engagement sessions over the summer as part…

Below normal snowpack level persists

Snow basin assessments for late May and early June show below normal…

Gun ban rumour irritates firearms owners

Anxiety is growing among some Burns Lake residents amid fears the federal…

Get ready for Canada Day

Canada Day celebrations at Spirit Square The annual Canada Day Celebrations, put…

  • Jun 12, 2019

Cyclist’s cross-Canada ride cut short after traffic stop nets drugs, weapons

The man was riding his bike illegaly along the Port Mann Bridge when traffic cops pulled him over

Surrey woman camps for days to find lost cat

Lisa van Vliet hired pet detectives, was prepared to fight off coyotes

Tahltan reach benefits agreement over Seabridge’s massive KSM gold mine project

$308M agreement provides additional billions for Tahltan jobs, contracts

Overdose prevention sites, naloxone kits save thousands of lives in B.C.: study

The study estimates B.C. overdose rates would be 2.5 times higher

Edmonton murder trial hears toddler went from chunky, happy to skin and bones

19-month old Anthony Joseph Raine was left to die outside a church, the court heard