Dan Mesec

Smithers Secondary Alpine team puts in solid effort at provincials

The Smithers Secondary School Alpine Team had a good showing at the provincial championships in Whistler.

Steelheads Win Coy Cup

The Smithers Steelheads win their first ever Coy Cup Championship after beating the Kitimat Ice Demons 3-1 Saturday night in Kitimat

Rezoning by Smithers council doesn’t please all

Smithers council recently rezoned two vacant lots on Third Avenue for a proposed apartment building that has some residents concerned.

First ever Extreme Everest Challenge reaches new heights

Vallhalla Pure Outfitters in Smithers B.C. and Hudson Bay Mountain's Extreme Everest Challenge tested the physical limits of skiers.

BVCS Sr. girls Royals finish second at zones

The Bulkley Valley Christian School Sr. girls A team finished second in the northwest zone championships, held at BVCS Feb. 24-25.

Smithers rail jam draws crowd

The Rayz Board Shop Rail Jam attracted quite a crowd as more than 40 skiers and snowboarders attached rails to claim victory.

Regulatory bodies must remain autonomous

Democracy takes a hit when political agendas overshadow the rights and concerns of citizens

Terrace victory spells Smithers Storm disappointment

The Smithers Storm Tier three Bantam team fell to Terrace 7-1 in the final game of the Northwest Zone Playoffs.

Everest Challenge

This weekend is the fourth annual Valhalla Pure Outfitters Everest Challenge at Hudson Bay Mountain.

Smithers Steelheads drink victory from SMP Cup

It was a heart-pounding finish for the Steelheads, with a 5-2 victory over the Williams Lake Stampeders to become the 2012 CIHL champions.

Smithers council joins Enbridge opposition

Smithers town councillors voted 5-1 to officially oppose Enbridge's Northern Gateway pipeline on Tuesday.

Bulkley Valley Otters take to Westerns

Two BV Otters were in the lanes this weekend competing at the Western Championships in Winnipeg, looking to top the podium once again.

Steelheads loss won’t dampen spirits for SMP Cup victory

The Steelheads faced a disappointing loss this past weekend against the Williams Lake Stampeders in the first game of the SMP Cup final.

BV Open puts skiers in reverse

The Bulkley Valley Nordic Center held its annual BV Open this weekend which looked a little backwards. Literally.

SSS hosts Northwest Wrestling Zone Championships

The Smithers Secondary wrestling team tapped their way to victory this weekend.

Saltos to celebrate National Gymnastics Week

The Smithers Saltos will celebrate National Gymnastics Week.

New protocol agreement signed

Wet'suwet'en and the Town of Smithers re-sign their protocol agreement.

Vanderstar rink going to BC championships

Len and Ron Vanderstar, along with two other teammates from the Northwest will be competing at a Mens Curling Championship.

Saltos gymnasts headed for Winter Games in Vernon

The Smithers Saltos Gymnastics Club will be attending this year’s BC Winter Games with five athletes.

Smithers Walks for Memories

January is Alzheimer's Awareness month. The Investors Group organized an Alzheimer's Walk for Memories.