A pat on the back for first Walk/Run for Scleroderma Research

The first Smithers event raised an astounding $8,599.

  • Sep 20th, 2017

Volunteers make Fall Fair successful

Karen Rabbiosi and Fay Van Horn look forward to welcoming volunteers for next year’s 99th Fall Fair.

  • Sep 20th, 2017

Salvaging a superior law

Brad Junkin says Regional District of Bulkley-Nechako’s limiting salvaging contradicts federal law.

  • Sep 20th, 2017

Please maintain control of your dogs

RCMP Staff Sgt. Rob Mitchell says dog-related complaints are way up in Telkwa.

  • Sep 11th, 2017

No shaming of women in crisis

Elaine Taylor says nobody in the local pro life movement is using public messaging to shame anyone.

  • Sep 13th, 2017

Getting help collecting evidence on a vandal

Betty Bandstra thanks a Smithers constable who gave suggestions on how to catch a billboard vandal.

  • Sep 13th, 2017
Telkwa shed fire Sept. 18


    Smithers Upchuk


      Gitsegukla swearing in


        Gitsegukla swearing in


          We should follow the Finnish education model

          David Buckna believes waiting an extra year to enrol kids would help them be better students.

          • Sep 6th, 2017

          Evacuees’ uplifting experience in Smithers

          Bernd Eisele and Bettina Egert said Smithers turned a challenging experience to an uplifting one.

          • Sep 6th, 2017

          Former faller says wildfire response mismanaged

          The initial firefighters should be loggers and first responders living in the same area as the fire

          • Sep 2nd, 2017

          Speed and weed aren’t helping ICBC

          Readers call for electronic enforcement, car insurance competition

          • Aug 31st, 2017

          Killing bears, one way or another

          B.C. hunters speak out about grizzly hunt, wildlife management

          • Aug 23rd, 2017

          Remembering a champion

          • Aug 23rd, 2017

          Hopefully other LNG projects will bring prosperity after Petronas

          The cancellation of PNW LNG is a loss to the northwest economy

          • Aug 16th, 2017

          Smithers Steelheads thank sponsors, out for next season

          Steelheads will not take to the ice this season

          • Aug 16th, 2017

          Public housing at the price of 12 and an outhouse

          David Webster on the price of a new public housing project in Smithers.

          • Aug 2nd, 2017

          A vibrant street with a practical loo

          Anne Hetherington says the Portland Loo in Smithers is an example of a very practical project.

          • Aug 2nd, 2017

          Open letter from the Coalition on MMIWG in BC regarding the National Inquiry

          Coalitions says requests must be addressed for National Inquiry to meet the needs of those affected.

          • Jul 28th, 2017

          If money is all we can give Khadr, so be it

          Maggie Carew says Omar Khadr holding so little anger and bitterness is remarkable.

          • Jul 19th, 2017

          Smithers programs for looks, not practicality

          Brian Burrill sees efforts by council as more “look at me … I’m a wonderful and progressive town.”

          • Jul 12th, 2017