B.C. girl’s lemonade stand raises hundreds for wildfire victims

Hayden Rodgers, 6, fundraises for those affected by the fire and Surrey Memorial Hospital

Kids and firefighters face off for the Legendary Water Fight

The soaking fun took last last Thursday outside the BV Recreational Pool.

Pioneer Day in Hazelton

Hazelton celebrated its community and historic past.

Smithers Steventon training others aboard Canadian naval vessel

Matt Steventon is aboard the ORCA training cadets in ship operations, safety and more.

Perseids meteor shower peaks this weekend

Smoke might interfere with viewing, but the show goes on regardless

Smithers Legendary Water Fight


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          Put the ‘Treat’ in treatment with BC Children’s Hospital fundraiser

          Enjoy a Blizzard and help the kids during Dairy Queen’s Miracle Treat Day this Thursday, Aug. 10

          • Aug 9th, 2017

          WW2 vehicles stop in Smithers

          A breakdown caused the convoy to be delayed.

          What do adults and seniors want at the Smithers library?

          The Smithers Public Library is asking seniors and other adults what programming they’d like to see.

          • Aug 9th, 2017

          A drive-thru the eye doctor’s before the bears come

          Brenda Mallory’s trip to the doctor included her first drive-thru experience.

          • Aug 11th, 2017

          Going batty with bats?

          Mid-summer is when landowners notice more bat activity and may have bats flying into their house.

          • Aug 3rd, 2017

          Thanks to all the dolls who gave thousands of pins for girl guides

          Lorraine thanks everyone who gave 2,500 lapel pins for the SOAR Girl Guides.

          • Aug 3rd, 2017

          Saying goodbye to bears and people

          In her last column, Nicole says she felt lucky volunteering at the Northern Lights Wildlife Shelter.

          • Aug 3rd, 2017

          How to save money while on vacation

          People are encouraged to save energy and cash this summer with the help from B.C. Hydro’s list.

          • Aug 3rd, 2017

          Smithers sends more firefighters down south

          Four Smithers firefighters came back last week and four more were deployed.

          Enthusiasm for life is always in fashion

          Brenda’s enthusiasm encompasses murder mysteries and 1920s fashion.

          • Aug 2nd, 2017

          SOARing home with memories

          Girl Guides bid farewell to Smithers after a week full of adventure in the Bulkley Valley.

          A year volunteering to care for wildlife at NLWS

          Brooke Hollis spent an entire year in Smithers to volunteer at Northern Lights Wildlife Society.

          WW2 convoy cruising into Smithers

          Several retired military vehicles will be at the BV Museum Aug. 3 from 5-8 p.m.

          ‘Sundaes on Thursday’ promises delicious melodies

          Ice cream sundaes and live outdoor music, summer can’t get any better!

          • Jul 28th, 2017