Local News

B.C. groups to address child sex abuse in sports

viaSport is organizing a full day of education in association with Canadian Centre for Child Protection and the Coaching Association of Canada.

Terrace to Hazelton bus service launched

First trip of BC Transit’s latest inter-community route set for Nov. 20

UPDATE: Highway 16 is open with delays due to avalanche control

DriveBC has opened the highway between Prince Rupert and Terrace but expect delays

UPDATE: Driver dies when truck plunges off logging road near Caycuse

Fatal incident near Caycuse claims life of man in his 60s

Port Renfrew’s Tall Tree Festival cancelled

One of Vancouver Island’s major music festivals hopes to come back for 2019

Telkwa Coal meeting for the neighbours

Allegiance Coal hopes to have a larger open house in the first quarter next year.

Locals play with augmented reality sandbox
    Smithers remembers
      Alleged card fraudster
        High river in Telkwa

          Regional District of Bulkley-Nechako continues to raise LNG pipeline concerns

          Wood fibre use and spruce beetle concerns. TransCanada amends Coastal GasLink pipeline route.

          • Nov 16th, 2017

          UPDATE: Vancouver Island driver killed when logging truck leaves road

          TimberWest contractor dies near Caycuse, off the shores of Lake Cowichan

          Babine Forest Product’s fine appeal not successful

          The company has been ordered to pay the $1.01 million fine after the 2012 Burns Lake explosion.

          • Nov 15th, 2017

          International college students need space to live in Smithers

          A Smithers campus Business program can start in May if homes are found for students.

          SD 54 to draft policy on international travel

          Bulkley Valley school board to look at each trip request on a case by case basis.

          Houston Snowmobile Club supports Telkwa range restrictions

          Working with the government to keep both recreational riding and the caribou from going extinct

          Rosenthal repair begins

          There will be 10-15-minute road closures, with residents being notified of any longer closures.

          Snowfall warning issued for Bulkley Valley

          Total amounts of 10 to 15 cm is expected

          • Nov 15th, 2017

          Protection service officer at Cowichan Hospital gets award for handling man with knife

          Charles Kraeling honoured for his heroic actions at the health facility during an incident in July.

          Car goes over Hudson Bay Mtn Rd embankment

          Two had to be freed after their car slid over an embankment.

          Recycle BC ending contract with Bulkley Valley Bottle Depot

          Depot will no longer collect certain materials come February

          UPDATE: Air quality advisory ended for Smithers area

          Stagnant winter weather conditions created elevated pollution levels in this area of Bulkley Valley

          • Nov 10th, 2017

          Bachrach to sit on a provincial climate advisory council

          Mayor of Smithers to help create new climate change policy

          BC to fight softwood duties, Donaldson in Asia selling BC lumber

          About half of Canada’s softwood lumber exports to the U.S. originate from B.C.