B.C. hospital cleaners and dietary workers vote to strike

The strike could affect 75 hospitals all across B.C.

UPDATE: B.C. Liberals expect to lose power Thursday

Greens, NDP reject debate on banning corporate donations

Fire crews battling wildfire south of Houston

58 hectares of forest have been consumed by Friday’s fire south of Houston.

UPDATE: Record heat hits B.C.

Ashcroft, Agassiz and Port Alberni all saw record-breaking temperatures above 30 degrees Celsius

Missing cyclist Sean Kuntz an adventurous man

Friend asks people to watch for him on the unbeaten path

BVEDA statement on end of funding

Bulkley Valley Economic Development Agency statement on Smithers and RDBN’s ending funding.

  • Jun 23rd, 2017
National Aboriginal Day in Smithers


Moose Calling contest at National Aboriginal Day


National Aboriginal Day in Smithers


Streeter: What does Canada mean to you?


Dawson City’s ‘sour toe’ returned

The stolen Dawson City ‘sour toe’ was returned to its rightful owner in the Yukon

BC SPCA warns: A hot car is no place for your pet

Temperature in parked vehicle can reach over 38 degrees Celsius

  • Jun 23rd, 2017

High court clears way for Facebook lawsuit in B.C.

Deborah Douez alleges Facebook used her name and profile photo in ads endorsing a company she ‘liked’

VIDEO: Hide your picnic baskets, the bears are out

Conservation officers are expecting to see highest number of bears in recent years this summer

‘It was inappropriate’: SD54 chairperson’s on council’s French immersion motion

Bulkley Valley School District board not happy with Smithers council’s motion on French immersion.

  • Jun 22nd, 2017

VIDEO: Throne speech piles on PST cut, other promises

NDP, Greens still preparing to defeat B.C. Liberals

New psychiatrists coming to the northwest

Smithers to get a resident psychiatrist for the first time in a long time

Okanagan wineries sweep Lieutenant Governor’s Awards

Of the 486 wines submitted by 132 wineries for judging, just 12 reigned supreme

VIDEO: B.C. Liberals elect speaker to begin historic session

Speaker to resign if government defeated by NDP and B.C. Greens

UPDATE: Sears Canada closing 59 of its stores across Canada

Roughly 2,900 jobs expected to be lost, amid restructuring.

Highway 16 transit connects Smithers to Burns Lake

Service runs three days per week to Burns Lake, which is also connected to Prince George

Telkwa council ponders security cameras after park vandalism

Telkwa council taking a look at purchasing security cameras at parks after repeated vandalism.

Bulkley Lodge wait times have increased

More patients are waiting in the hospital than usual.

Artifacts unearthed in Moricetown

Questions raised over choice not to survey land prior to digging staircase in Moricetown.

  • Jun 21st, 2017