Burns Lake

Odd northern Canada seasons

Odd northern Canada seasons

When I was living in northern Saskatchewan, my former boss took me…

  • Sep 27, 2017
Odd northern Canada seasons
Performance helps critters in Burns Lake

Performance helps critters in Burns Lake

The Lakes Animal Friendship Society (LAFS) held its tenth anniversary gratitude gala…

  • Sep 27, 2017
Performance helps critters in Burns Lake
RDBN start-up contest winners

RDBN start-up contest winners

Amelia Mattson and Ryan Coltura of Pitter Patter Boutique, a home-based resale…

  • Sep 27, 2017
RDBN start-up contest winners
School district 91 still seeking teachers

School district 91 still seeking teachers

Four of these positions are in the Burns Lake area

  • Sep 27, 2017
School district 91 still seeking teachers
Speed limit & sign decision deferred in Burns Lake

Speed limit & sign decision deferred in Burns Lake

Public consultation would “not be about consulting,” says councillor

  • Sep 27, 2017
Speed limit & sign decision deferred in Burns Lake
Swerving to avoid crash in Burns Lake

Swerving to avoid crash in Burns Lake

On Sept. 17, 2017, at approximately 8 a.m., the Burns Lake RCMP…

  • Sep 27, 2017
Swerving to avoid crash in Burns Lake
TransCanada grilled over local hiring in northern B.C.

TransCanada grilled over local hiring in northern B.C.

RDBN director asks for commitment that locals will be prioritized

  • Sep 27, 2017
TransCanada grilled over local hiring in northern B.C.
2017 fire season ‘mild’ for the Northwest Fire Centre

2017 fire season ‘mild’ for the Northwest Fire Centre

Number of fires was way below the 10-year average

  • Sep 20, 2017
2017 fire season ‘mild’ for the Northwest Fire Centre
Administration mess in Burns Lake

Administration mess in Burns Lake

When I first moved to Burns Lake three years ago, I was…

  • Sep 20, 2017
Administration mess in Burns Lake
Art gallery pitched to Burns Lake council

Art gallery pitched to Burns Lake council

The idea was well received by mayor and council

  • Sep 20, 2017
Art gallery pitched to Burns Lake council
Burns Lake residents in the path of Irma

Burns Lake residents in the path of Irma

Bonnie and Kelly Heagy were in Orlando when the hurricane struck

  • Sep 20, 2017
Burns Lake residents in the path of Irma
Burns Lake students’ Terry Fox run

Burns Lake students’ Terry Fox run

Morris Williams Elementary students and three members of the Burns Lake RCMP…

  • Sep 20, 2017
Burns Lake students’ Terry Fox run
Burns Lake to assess available water

Burns Lake to assess available water

The study is part of the manganese treatment project

  • Sep 20, 2017
Burns Lake to assess available water
Dock removal means end of summer in Burns Lake

Dock removal means end of summer in Burns Lake

Local residents know that summer is officially over when Village of Burns…

  • Sep 20, 2017
Dock removal means end of summer in Burns Lake
Fall Fair getting bigger and better

Fall Fair getting bigger and better

Editor: This year Reg and I had the opportunity to work at…

  • Sep 20, 2017
Fall Fair getting bigger and better
Great performances coming up in Burns Lake

Great performances coming up in Burns Lake

Lowry Olafson performs at the Lakeside Multiplex Singer/songwriter Lowry Olafson will perform…

  • Sep 20, 2017
Great performances coming up in Burns Lake
Honouring Terry Fox’s legacy in Burns Lake

Honouring Terry Fox’s legacy in Burns Lake

Burns Lake’s 37th annual Terry Fox run raised over $12,200 for cancer…

  • Sep 20, 2017
Honouring Terry Fox’s legacy in Burns Lake
No directors of recreation, finance, and CAO in Burns Lake

No directors of recreation, finance, and CAO in Burns Lake

The Village of Burns Lake announced last week that David Geronazzo is…

  • Sep 20, 2017
No directors of recreation, finance, and CAO in Burns Lake
Poverty rate higher in Burns Lake

Poverty rate higher in Burns Lake

Local poverty rate is higher than in nearby communities

  • Sep 20, 2017
Poverty rate higher in Burns Lake
Power pole hit in Burns Lake

Power pole hit in Burns Lake

The Burns Lake Volunteer Fire Department directed traffic Monday morning while B.C.…

  • Sep 20, 2017
Power pole hit in Burns Lake