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Footage obtained by investigators of the attack on the Coastal GasLink camp near Houston have been release to the public by the RCMP. (File photo/Black Press)

VIDEO: RCMP release footage showing suited-up suspects in Coastal GasLink incident

Released in hopes gathering information leading to the identity of the individuals shown

Footage obtained by investigators of the attack on the Coastal GasLink camp near Houston have been release to the public by the RCMP. (File photo/Black Press)
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Wet’suwet’en First Nation condemns Coastal GasLink vandalism and alleged attack on pipeline personnel

The council of the Burns Lake area FN says protesters misrepresent traditional laws and customs

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(B.C. RCMP photo/Black Press)

20 people, some armed with axes, allegedly attacked security at Coastal GasLink site: RCMP

Approximately 20 people, some armed with axes, were attacking security guards

(B.C. RCMP photo/Black Press)
(B.C. RCMP photo/Black Press)

20 people, some armed with axes, allegedly attacked security at Coastal GasLink site: RCMP

Approximately 20 people, some armed with axes, were attacking security guards

(B.C. RCMP photo/Black Press)
The Cleanfarms pilot project that the RDBN is involved with began in June of 2021. (Eddie Huband photo/Black Press)

First return on Cleanfarms pilot project

Collection volumes of agriculture plastic have been high

The Cleanfarms pilot project that the RDBN is involved with began in June of 2021. (Eddie Huband photo/Black Press)
On Oct. 15, 2020, Pietro Adamo (pictured) passed away from fatal injuries caused by an alleged assault in a residential complex in Houston. RCMP announced on Aug. 30, 2021 that Devin Joseph of Vanderhoof has been arrested on manslaughter chargers. (File photo/Black Press)

Update on homicide case involving Vanderhoof man

Devin Joseph to be tried by a Supreme Court Judge later this year

On Oct. 15, 2020, Pietro Adamo (pictured) passed away from fatal injuries caused by an alleged assault in a residential complex in Houston. RCMP announced on Aug. 30, 2021 that Devin Joseph of Vanderhoof has been arrested on manslaughter chargers. (File photo/Black Press)
Emily Dickson has been announced to Canada’s 2022 Biathlon team for the Beijing Winter Olympics. (Submitted photo/Black Press Media)

From Omineca Ski Club to Beijing 2022

Emily Dickson from Burns Lake is now an Olympian

Emily Dickson has been announced to Canada’s 2022 Biathlon team for the Beijing Winter Olympics. (Submitted photo/Black Press Media)
Authorities responded to a collision on the morning of Jan. 19. (Submitted photo/Lakes District News)

Update: None injured in collision near Burns Lake

Highway 16 re-opened at location of accident

Authorities responded to a collision on the morning of Jan. 19. (Submitted photo/Lakes District News)
A total of 90 wildfires occurred within the boundary of the RDBN. This wildfire was from 2018 at Tweedsmuir Park. (Catherine Van Tine Marcineck photo/Lakes District News)

Eight fires of note occurred in RDBN area in 2021

Last year’s fire season saw over 250 evacuation orders sent out to residents

A total of 90 wildfires occurred within the boundary of the RDBN. This wildfire was from 2018 at Tweedsmuir Park. (Catherine Van Tine Marcineck photo/Lakes District News)
Highway 16 was closed near Houston for most of the day due to a collision between a logging truck and a car that claimed the life of the car driver. (File photo/Houston Today)

UPDATE: Two-vehicle crash east of Houston claims life of one driver

Highway was closed for most of the day following collision between logging truck and another vehicle

Highway 16 was closed near Houston for most of the day due to a collision between a logging truck and a car that claimed the life of the car driver. (File photo/Houston Today)
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Bibles found in Houston

Local residents trying to return personalized bibles to original owners

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Temperatures in the area will stay warm in the coming days. (File photo/Black Press)

Meteorologist predicts milder temps for rest of January

AccuWeather says weather will continue to warm up, for now at least

Temperatures in the area will stay warm in the coming days. (File photo/Black Press)
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1941 Cadillac hearse rolls through Burns Lake

The story behind a 25-year restoration of a rare vehicle

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Lake Babine Nation and the province will work together on future environmental assessments for projects in the nation’s territory (File Photo/Black Press)

Lake Babine Nation, B.C. Government sign agreement

Collaborative agreement is the first of its kind

  • Nov 23, 2021
Lake Babine Nation and the province will work together on future environmental assessments for projects in the nation’s territory (File Photo/Black Press)
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RDBN hires new First Nations liaison

Taddea Kunkel makes introduction to VBL council; role is to foster relationships with first nations

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MOTI has data gaps for daily traffic numbers in certain areas on Highway 6 including Houston. (Eddie Huband photo/Houston Today)

Highway 16 traffic safety update

More data needed for daily traffic between Fraser Lake and Smithers, says RDBN

MOTI has data gaps for daily traffic numbers in certain areas on Highway 6 including Houston. (Eddie Huband photo/Houston Today)
Two new initiatives are set to be implemented as part of phase one of the RDBN’s food and agriculture plan. (Eddie Huband photo/Lakes District News)

Food and agriculture plan initiatives for RDBN

RDBN creating podcast; video series to provide education on rural living

Two new initiatives are set to be implemented as part of phase one of the RDBN’s food and agriculture plan. (Eddie Huband photo/Lakes District News)
RDBN signs memorandum of understanding regarding the Kenney Dam, and management of the Nechako River (File photo/Lakes District News)

New governance over Nechako River part of MOU between regional district, First Nations

Seeking new governance regime of Nechako River for environmental restoration

RDBN signs memorandum of understanding regarding the Kenney Dam, and management of the Nechako River (File photo/Lakes District News)
A panel of provincial health care professionals held a town hall on Sept. 28 to take questions from the public, in an effort to encourage people in the Northern Health region to get vaccinated. (File photo/Lakes District News)

Provincial and Northern Health officials urge vaccinations during virtual town hall

Northern Health residents ask questions directly to health minister and provincial health officer

A panel of provincial health care professionals held a town hall on Sept. 28 to take questions from the public, in an effort to encourage people in the Northern Health region to get vaccinated. (File photo/Lakes District News)
A group of supporters pictured at the encampment located just before the RCMP access control checkpoint at kilometre 27 of the Morice West Forest Service Road from Feb. 5, 2020 show their support for the Wet’suwet’en hereditary chiefs in their fight against CGL. (File photo/Houston Today)

Protests renewed along CGL pipeline near Houston

Two people have been arrested; protesters continue to block construction work

A group of supporters pictured at the encampment located just before the RCMP access control checkpoint at kilometre 27 of the Morice West Forest Service Road from Feb. 5, 2020 show their support for the Wet’suwet’en hereditary chiefs in their fight against CGL. (File photo/Houston Today)