VIDEO: St. Joseph’s School completes playground

Kids’ faces were beaming through the rain during the opening of the new playground at St. Joseph’s.

VIDEOS: National Aboriginal Day hosted at Bovill Square

It was an afternoon of celebrations as the community celebrates National Aboriginal Day.

  • Jun 22nd, 2017

Literature can hide treasures, sometimes … literally

A hollowed out book was found to have $1,400 inside at the library book sale.

  • Jun 22nd, 2017

Free to a future without fences and food buckets

Northern Lights Wildlife Shelter set the yearling bears free into the forests.

  • Jun 23rd, 2017

Visitors take away a cool summer feeling

Columnist Brenda Mallory doesn’t normally do company well, but kept cool during a recent visit.

  • Jun 22nd, 2017

Canadian Mosaic Tour makes stop in Smithers

The Canadian Mosaic Project rolled into Smithers on its journey across Canada.

  • Jun 21st, 2017
Smithers Secondary School graduation, valedictorian address


Smithers Secondary School graduation


Superintendent Chris Dugdale on St. Joseph's playground


St. Joseph's School playground complete


Kids Fish’n Day teaches kids more than fishing

Lots of photos of a fun day of fishing and more at Tyhee Lake.

  • Jun 21st, 2017

The lessons of our fathers

Brenda Mallory asks, do we actually remember the lessons of our youth?

  • Jun 16th, 2017

Art one way to tune into pleasure

Artists can email images of work and bio to be added to Smithers Art Gallery’s artist directory.

  • Jun 16th, 2017

Muheim students awarded for volunteer work with seniors

A class of students recieve award for volunteer work with seniors.

  • Jun 16th, 2017

Cultures come together for truth and reconciliation

A truth and reconciliation meeting was held last Saturday at the Smithers library.

  • Jun 16th, 2017

Wanted: hangman. No previous experienced required

It’s much closer to the way justice was served in British Columbia than you might think!

  • Jun 16th, 2017

Kyah Wiget Education Society hosts annual Graduation Feast

Kyah Wiget Education Society hosted its third annual Graduation Feast in Moricetown last week.

  • Jun 15th, 2017

VIDEO: Ramona Wilson Memorial Walk

Nearly 23 years to the day, Ramona Wilson’s family walks same stretch of highway she disappeared on.

  • Jun 14th, 2017

New online directory for community services launches in B.C.

The new website,, offers help on employment, mental health, housing and more

  • Jun 14th, 2017

Yearling bears good to go

Soon, the yearling bears at NLWS will be released into the lives they were meant to live.

  • Jun 11th, 2017

Smithers Secondary elders portrait unveiling

Smithers Secondary School hosts elders portrait unveiling.

Online box of wine can leave in-wallet hangover

Columnist Brenda Mallory sees ordering with ease, but hides her wallet like a dog in a thunderstorm.

  • Jun 7th, 2017

Smithers Library book sale this weekend

Book sale, kid art camps and a party at the CICK train car – Lorraine Doiron fills us in.

  • Jun 7th, 2017

Access Smithers shares its community improvements

One of the many projects being worked on is the upgrade to Willowvale Marsh.