Tom Best

VIDEO and PHOTOS: Cuba blows in a warm breeze

Smithers’ award-winning artist Alex Cuba warmed the Della Herman as more snow settled in for winter.

Community choristers headed to Carnegie Hall

May 19, around 27 locals will be in a unique concert with 150 other singers from around the world.

Kanna Kurihara leads Otters in Prince George

Kanna Kurihara, 10, turned heads at the meet with superb technical abilities in 100 freestyle win.

Northwest figure skaters get special training in Smithers ahead of KlaHowYa

Smithers club looks forward to welcoming over 200 skaters from across the North Dec. 1-3.

Cross-country contenders

Smithers Secondary School impress at cross-country provincials

Launching an understanding of physics

Smithers physics students use medieval siege weapons to gain knowledge of the universe of physics.

Finishing college program in style

Hairstylists of the future show they’re a cut above with demonstration at Northwest Community College

PHOTOS: Corb Lund plays intimate show to sold out crowd

Corb Lund came to Smithers and wowed the crowd with his classic cowboy style.

NWCC displays wide variety of military history

The collection at the Smithers campus covers from the personal to propaganda.

Rath’s Many Lives on display

Rath is giving an artist’s talk at the gallery on Nov. 9 at 6 p.m. on his paintings and sculptures.


Photos from the Spooktacular time at the BV Pool and Recreation Centre in Smithers.

Grizzly moves cross-country zones to Smithers

Smithers wins overall zone championship after bear moves zones from Houston.

Racers run Riverside Park

Elementary school students take over Riverside Park in their annual cross-country run.

Bulkley Valley Otters win eight first place finishes

Kanna Kurihara, 10, breaks a club record as Otters win big in Prince Rupert.

Fiddlers pull at the heartstrings

Photos from Oct. 14’s Alaria’s Fiddle by the Valley Youth Fiddlers.

Girls trying hockey double what was expected

Program is once a week until December and may lead to integrated teams or all-girls squads.

Brushes earn Bucks for Broadway

A grandmother-granddaughter pairing, Edith and Katalin Illes, were the featured artists.

Author releases book at library he used to write it

Meeting on future of Arts and Culture Centre with library Oct.19, 6:30 at Prestige Hudson Bay Lodge.

Dielemen smashes swimming record

Quick swimmer swims … quickly, smashing record by over three seconds.

Alaria’s Fiddle in Moricetown and Smithers this weekend

The Northwest performances will be the last time that the group is presenting Alaria’s Fiddle.