Chris Gareau

Chris posted 645 stories to Smithers Interior News.
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Arts and Culture Centre in segments

Smithers council settles on presenting public with concept of building new library/gallery first.

  • Sep 21st, 2017 3:30pm

Moricetown moves to return name to Witset

Moricetown Band council also said they’d like to rename lakes and rivers, including Bulkley River.

  • Sep 21st, 2017 1:10pm

Smithers water testing continues next week

The work of adding chlorine is done, but testing won’t start until next week after flushing is done.

  • Sep 21st, 2017 12:30pm

Woman rescued from river in Telkwa

A woman was saved Wednesday afternoon after becoming stranded on a rock in the middle of the river.

  • Sep 20th, 2017 4:00pm

Bulkley Valley Child Development Centre needs help in final stretch

The CDC aims to renovate facility that services 30 communities in an area covering 1,450 sq km.

  • Sep 14th, 2017 5:30am

VIDEO/PHOTOS Gitsegukla ceremony celebrates swearing in

Lively ceremony celebrated Gitsegukla staff and council’s swearing of oaths to serve their community.

  • Sep 8th, 2017 4:30am

Smithers RCMP vehicle in crash

Smithers RCMP say a police vehicle crashed with a truck trying to make a left turn.

  • Aug 29th, 2017 1:30pm

All open burning remains prohibited in Northwest

The ticket for having a fire against regulations is $1,150, fines are up to $100,000.

  • Aug 4th, 2017 12:30pm

TransCanada to review options in reaction to LNG decision

Millions in agreements with First Nations will not be paid after LNG company pulls out.

  • Aug 3rd, 2017 8:30pm

VIDEOS: Opening of Gitanmaax Health & Wellness Centre celebrated

A wide variety of services with an emphasis on wellness are available in Gitanmaax.

  • Aug 2nd, 2017 8:30am

Smithers MMIWG National Inquiry’s second stop in Canada

National Inquiry into Missing and Murdered Indigenous Women and Girls starts work ahead of hearings.

  • Aug 1st, 2017 10:30am

Stikine MLA Donaldson in cabinet

New B.C. Minister Doug Donaldson talks wildfires, softwood, grizzly hunt and more.

  • Jul 27th, 2017 10:23am

Mud flies at Moricetown Mud Race

The rainy weather Saturday made for a great race, and the first rally race was Sunday. Full results.

  • Jul 20th, 2017 4:30pm

Grants help bring CityWest to Glen Vowell, Kitwanga

There is a free bbq at Allen Park in New Hazelton Friday to celebrate high speed internet coming.

  • Jul 18th, 2017 3:50pm

VIDEOS: Bulkley Valley charities deliver modern maternity ward

A ribbon cutting was held to celebrate the completion of the modernized maternity ward in Smithers.

  • Jul 18th, 2017 1:30pm

C.J. “Keith” van der Meulen

  • Jul 18th, 2017 11:30am

Smithers airport expansion on runway after another budget increase

Smithers airport expansion ready to takeoff in weeks after another budget increase to $8.48 million.

  • Jul 18th, 2017 10:30am

Fraser Lake man missing

Jerry Krietz was last seen July 7 and wasn’t at work July 10, which is out of character for him.

  • Jul 14th, 2017 9:50am

VIDEO: Firefighting near Finger Lake south of Vanderhoof

Twenty firefighters were expected to arrive Thursday to hold back the 2,062-hectare fire.

  • Jul 13th, 2017 3:00pm

Town of Smithers sets up Red Cross page for evacuees

The Town of Smithers set up a Red Cross page for evacuees of B.C.’s wildfires.

  • Jul 13th, 2017 10:30am