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Greyhound evaluating all B.C. routes but not cutting northern service

Greyhound Canada says it is not ceasing its northern service after Smithers Mayor Taylor Bachrach said he thought it was being considered.

Vancouver opéra to tell story about missing women along Highway of Tears

The Vancouver City Opera's Missing Women production will be set between the Highway of Tears and the Downtown Eastside.

Hazelton students soar at Bold Eagle military program

Two Gitxsan teens spent their school holidays learning the ropes of military life through the Bold Eagle program in Wainwright, Alta.

Cyclist crashes into truck belonging to Conservative candidate Tyler Nesbitt

A cyclist was seriously injured after crashing into a parked truck belonging to Conservative Party candidate Tyler Nesbitt.

Cyclist in serious condition after collision with pickup truck

A Bulkley Valley cyclist is in Vancouver General Hospital with serious injuries after his bike collided with a vehicle on Highway 16.

3D printer new addition to Smithers library

A 3D printer is among a series of new technological resources now available at the Smithers Public Library.

Campaign to bring Syrian family to Smithers

A group of Smithers residents is fundraising to help a family of refugees escape war-torn Syria by bringing them to the Bulkley Valley.

BV Pool on reduced hours

BV Pool expected to reduce its current schedule by about 20 hours when it reopens later next week after a planned closure for maintenance.

Smithers shows pride with rainbow crosswalk

Smithers will wear new stripes after council voted to paint a rainbow crosswalk on Main St last week.

Schools react to new elementary curriculum

The Ministry of Education announced a new curriculum for Grades K-9 as part of a three-year transition for all students.

Police call off search for boat trio last seen at Bulkley River near Telkwa

Police have called off an extensive search for three people they were worried could have been swept away in the Bulkley River near Telkwa.

Mother and daughter accused of animal abuse crimes in Houston face new charges in Alberta

A mother and daughter accused of animal abuse crimes in Houston are facing new charges in Alberta.

Search underway at Bulkley River near Telkwa after police find empty boat

A search and rescue effort is underway at the Bulkley River near Telkwa for three people who were last seen intoxicated in a boat.

Smithers restaurant boom could bust

Smithers is experiencing a boom in the restaurant scene but can it survive the winter?

Unist’ot’en and RCMP meet and discuss rumoured police action

Members of the Unist'ot'en protest camp yesterday quizzed the RCMP about rumoured police action in a four-hour meeting.

Young rodeo rider suffers extensive injuries at Smithers fall fair

A young rodeo rider who was thrown from a horse in front of a packed crowd at the Smithers fall fair has undergone surgery in Vancouver.

Police seek public’s help in search for missing New Hazelton man Lester Sampson

Police are seeking information from the public to help find New Hazelton man Lester Sampson, who was last seen at Glen Vowell on Aug. 25.

Unist’ot’en protest group fears police raid is imminent

Members of the Unist'ot'en anti-pipeline activist group have consolidated their members into one location fearing an imminent police raid.

TransCanada reports First Nations pipeline protestors to RCMP

A convoy of TransCanada workers were refused access to Wet'suwet'en land by members of a checkpoint blocking LNG pipeline proponents.

Demolition of condemned Hazelton arena roof creates outdoor rink to keep skaters on the ice

Demolition makes way for outdoor arena to keep Hazelton skating clubs on the ice while they wait for a new recreation centre.