Staff Writer

Grand Chief Stewart Phillip of Penticton reaches out to an audience member during the grand entry of the delegates to the 2014 BC Elders Gathering at the South Okanagan Events Centre.

B.C.’s Elders Gathering in Penticton unique in Canada

More than 3,500 people attended the 38th annual Elders Gathering in Penticton July 7 to 9.

Grand Chief Stewart Phillip of Penticton reaches out to an audience member during the grand entry of the delegates to the 2014 BC Elders Gathering at the South Okanagan Events Centre.
Smithers RCMP are requesting the public's assistance in finding this man

Smithers RCMP seeking public assistance

The Smithers RCMP are requesting the public's assistance in identifying a man who broke into the One Stop in Telkwa July 4.

Smithers RCMP are requesting the public's assistance in finding this man

Man arrested after brazen daylight sexual assault

Randy Edward Patrick, 39, is facing charges of sexual assault and committing an indecent act

Walnut Park Elementary students explored a wide range of interests during Power of Wonder Week.

Walnut Park students follow their interests

Limitless opportunities explored during Power of Wonder Week

Walnut Park Elementary students explored a wide range of interests during Power of Wonder Week.
Visitors at the TransCanada open house in Smithers were able to talk to the industry experts and have their questions answered.

TransCanada Open Houses

TransCanada held their open houses on Wednesday night in Hazelton and Smithers on Thursday night.

Visitors at the TransCanada open house in Smithers were able to talk to the industry experts and have their questions answered.
The route of Enbridge's Northern Gateway

Northern Gateway gets green light

The federal government today approved the construction of Enbridge's Northern Gateway pipeline.

The route of Enbridge's Northern Gateway

Four killed in head-on collision Saturday night

Two men, aged 67 and 75, and two women, aged 83 and 65, killed.

MS David Clougher accepts the Seamanship Award from Captain Mindy Stroet.

Sea Cadets honour best

The 204 Babine Royal Canadian Sea Cadets held their annual ceremonial review and also celebrated achievements from the last year.

MS David Clougher accepts the Seamanship Award from Captain Mindy Stroet.

Bear hunter killed south of Houston

A 59-year old bear hunter was shot and killed in the Tahtsa Reach Forest Service area on Monday.

Man found dead at Kispiox residence this morning

New Hazleton RCMP treating the matter as a homicide

5 Star recycling centre now open

6800 square feet of recycling, but no moose heads allowed.

Police closed Highway 16 on Sunday afternoon after a man lit his car on fire and was swinging an axe at passing motorists.

Man lights car on fire

Highway 16 was closed just west of Cedarvale on Sunday, because a man set his vehicle on fire and was swinging an axe at passing cars.

Police closed Highway 16 on Sunday afternoon after a man lit his car on fire and was swinging an axe at passing motorists.

Grizzly not going anywhere

Hungry Hill Grizzly will not be relocated from airport to Grouse Mountain

Terrace resident killed in single-vehicle crash

A 35-year-old Terrace resident died this weekend in Telkwa after a single vehicle collision occurred at at about 11 p.m. Saturday night.

Smithers woman facing charges after truck set on fire this morning

Alcohol a significant factor in the incident: Smithers RCMP

Smithers and Telkwa hosting budget open houses

Public discussions regarding 2014 budgets coming up

Mayor Bachrach challenges residents to contribute to new arena

Bachrach and his family are putting out a challenge to residents to contribute financially to the building of the second arena.

The Kispiox Gas Bar was destroyed by fire early Thursday morning.

Foul play suspected in Kispiox Gas Bar fire

Fire departments were called out early Thursday morning to a blaze at the Kispiox Gas Bar.

The Kispiox Gas Bar was destroyed by fire early Thursday morning.
Beatrice Morris

Wet’suwet’en elder dies in crash near Hope

Wet'suwet'en elder dies in crash near Hope, B.C. in whiteout conditions.

Beatrice Morris

Cullen hosting LNG education forum Feb. 19

Event will bring together all sides for discussion