Josh Casey

Smithers named a top mountain town

Destination BC has named Smithers as one of the top five mountain towns in the province.

Former Telkwa Ranger writes on life fighting wildfires

Aaron Williams’s book launch for Chasing Smoke is Oct. 12, 7 p.m. at the Smithers Public Library.

Salvation Army Smithers kicks off new program to feed kids

The Salvation Army in Smithers launched their new school lunch and backpack program last week.

Chamber lunch informs business owners about tax changes

Smithers District Chamber of Commerce talks tax changes and want an extension to consultations.

Changes to French Immersion enrolment

A sign-up sheet to do a lottery system was a suggestion, with siblings still getting in.

Airing concerns on airshed management

Smoke management plans discussed in Smithers.

Orange Shirt Day all about healing

Event in Gitanmaax will honour and celebrate the resilience of Gitxsan residential school survivors.

Boil water notice for Smithers has ended

The Town ended the notice 27 days after being issued due to coliform bacteria in the water.

New school could be built to replace Walnut Park Elementary

The school was built in 1967 and has the capacity to house 415 students.

Smithers students blocked from some social media

Snapchat is completely blocked. Instagram and Facebook are only available when class is not on.

The dog days of summer are over and special lattes are back

Pumpkin spice latte is everywhere and that can only mean one thing: fall has arrived.

Meetings on proposed recreation restrictions to maintain caribou

Public meeting at Round Lake Hall Thursday night on proposed recreation restrictions.

Firefighters battle shed fire in Telkwa

Crews received the call just before 9:30 p.m. Monday.

Reservoirs likely source of Smithers water contamination: CAO

The boil water notice is into its third week and will continue as more work and tests are done.

Smithers water disinfection begins today

Schools, businesses and residents affected by second week of Smithers boil water advisory.

Arrested for a good cause

Josh Casey give his perspective of being taken into custody for a good cause.

Telkwa Barbeque

Demolition derby, slowpitch tournament, concert and food at this year’s event.

VIDEO: Smithers multi-million dollar airport expansion begins

Layout of terminal will change, allowing more passengers in a new hold room with washrooms.

Bulkley Valley representation at UN meeting

Wet’suwet’en and Gitxsan delegation speaks of discrimination in Canada at United Nations.

Bulkley Valley Regional Pool closing for maintenance

Kids walked the plank as a pirate took over the BV Pool. Maintenance workers take over Friday.