Chris Gareau

Smithers Hwy 16 lane closure Nov. 19-22

Planned utility work is expected to start on Hwy 16 in Smithers Monday morning.

Postal strike strikes Smithers

Rural route carriers want better treatment.

A grand opening for kids

The BV Child Development Centre held its regional centre grand opening Nov. 15.

Bulkley Valley’s golden entrepreneurs

Full list and photos of Smithers District Chamber of Commerce Community and Business Awards winners.

CN signal boxes shot

Information sought after trains forced to stop by Kitwanga signal boxes being shot up.

Telkwa Coal at EA threshold

Public input, new road and rail costs means more production planned for steel-making coal mine.

New cell service coming to Highway of Tears

Witset was the only First Nation along Hwy 16 still without full cell service.

Smithers needs to move on marijuana

Writer questions how far the Town is on making rules and education on legal marijuana.

Smithers downtown power outage Sunday

BC Hydro has scheduled work that will have power out Sunday in and around downtown Smithers.

$686,000 for Upper Skeena Rec Centre Gitxsan bioheat

The massive new Rec Centre will be biomass heated, saving cost and reducing emissions.

Where to store Valley’s history

A proposed temporary museum space solution to protect the Bulkley Valley’s history.

Time to decide your leaders

Where to vote Saturday and voting machine explained.

Million-dollar culture centre donation

Harvey and Corry Tremblay pledge up to $1 million towards Smithers library/gallery project.

Ball rolling on library/gallery

Council gives Smithers staff direction on applying for grant.

Record low river levels recorded

Bulkley, Telkwa, Skeena River stations record their lowest historical levels.

Controlled fire on Hudson Bay Mtn

Fire on the southeast portion of mountain is a controlled burn by Smithers Mountain Bike Association

Telkwa/RDBN candidates debate taxes and spending

Telkwa mayoral and Regional District candidates cover where they believe your money should go.

Remembering Lejac residential school

Lejac residential school survivor walks in honour of survivors and in memory of those who did not

Smithers to decide

Housing, cannabis, safety, taxes and the proposed new library/gallery building debated in Smithers.

Wet’suwet’en hereditary chiefs say no to approved LNG pipeline

Rundown of support, opposition and what $40-billion LNG investment means for BC and Bulkley Valley.