Chris Gareau

Telkwa Coal meeting for the neighbours

Allegiance Coal hopes to have a larger open house in the first quarter next year.

International college students need space to live in Smithers

A Smithers campus Business program can start in May if homes are found for students.

Rosenthal repair begins

There will be 10-15-minute road closures, with residents being notified of any longer closures.

Car goes over Hudson Bay Mtn Rd embankment

Two had to be freed after their car slid over an embankment.

BC to fight softwood duties, Donaldson in Asia selling BC lumber

About half of Canada’s softwood lumber exports to the U.S. originate from B.C.

Supreme Court of Canada dismisses Ktunaxa ski resort appeal

Stikine MLA Resource Minister Doug Donaldson believes veto claims can avoid court through discussion

Parking lot with charging station open

Also, more businesses exempt from providing parking in proposed bylaw amendment

BC Liberal leadership candidate Dianne Watts visits Northwest

Former Conservative MP makes her pitch in Smithers, New Hazelton ahead of Prince George debate.

Rosenthal Road $375,000 repair before winter

Town staff’s recommendation to get moving soon on Rosenthal repair passed by Smithers council.

Winter weather statement for Bulkley Valley

Winter weather is coming to the Bulkey Valley from northeast

School trip not endorsed due to terrorism fear

Bulkley Valley School District 54 chooses not to endorse trip to Europe because of terrorism fear.

VIDEO / UPDATE: Telkwa River Hydro tower stabilization complete

Video of repairs on transmission tower moving forward on Telkwa River. Outage risk is over.

UPDATE: Hydro tower in overflowing Telkwa River

BC Hydro sending crews in from across B.C. to try and avoid Telkwa to Cedarvale power outage.

BC Liberal leadership contender Todd Stone visits Northwest

Former Transportation and Infrastructure Minister visited Smithers and Hazeltons ahead of PG debate.

VIDEO: Fraudster hits Smithers area

Businesses in the Northwest are told to beware a fraudster using fake credit card.

UPDATE: Conservation helps recover vehicle reported stolen

Conservation located the vehicle in the Bulkley River Tuesday.

UPDATE / VIDEO: Bulkley River flood watch ends

High water in Moricetown affected pressure and closed school Thursday.

Library board proposes using old plan for arts & culture centre

Arts & culture centre phased plan has new building with library and art gallery by Veteran’s Park.

Smithers finalist for Great Street contest

Smithers is one of four communities entered to win the 2017 Great Street Canada-wide contest.

Freeland fire near Seymour Lake

Smithers firefighters called out to a fire on Freeland Avenue near Seymour Lake Tuesday morning.