Staff Writer

Strings & Swing come to Della Herman tomorrow night

Score points early. Take your sweetheart to Strings & Swing, the Jesse Peters Trio with Lizzy Hoyt on Feb. 13.

Men arrested after early morning incident

Joseph Evong and Christopher Adam in custody facing numerous charges

Relay for Life recruiting volunteers

The Smithers Relay for Life committee is re-energized but still looking for new members to volunteer for the annual event.

One person killed in fatal collision east of Hazelton

Three-car collision at 9 a.m. this morning leads to one fatality

Man arrested for sexual assault

RCMP continue to investigate and believe he may have more victims in Smithers

Special public avalanche warning issued for Bulkley Valley

Main concern for Canadian Avalanche Centre forecasters is warm temperatures

Black hopes to submit Kitimat Clean for environmental review this fall

Black’s proposed refinery would process 550,000 barrels per day of diluted bitumen from Alberta.

Recycling debate continues

MMBC allows communities more time to sign curbside recycling contract.

Veteran New Hazelton councillor passes away

Pieter Weeber Sr. was on the first-ever New Hazelton council when it attained municipal government status in Dec. 1980.

Homecoming week wrapped up in style

Smithers wrapped up homecoming week in style on Saturday afternoon, with a parade down Main Street and closing ceremonies.

Run to the Hills a personal challenge

As part of the Centennial homecoming celebrations this week, Smithers will host the inaugural Run to the Hills fundraiser Aug. 4.

Celebrity golf and hockey a homecoming highlight

The 22nd annual Smithers Celebrity Golf tournament is just around the corner.

Northwest Fire Centre urges caution

With the mercury rising this week, extra caution must be exercised to prevent wildfires.

Yee leads the charge at track provincials

Bulkley Valley Athletic Club members all set personal best times

NW firefighters aid Yukon

Two initial attack crews from the Northwest Fire Centre are being sent to a community of 500 people located 177km north of Whitehorse.

BCAS call centre drops call

Investigation into cause could take B.C. Ambulance Service months.

Tomlin brings Smithers to China

Bulkley Valley Museum director Fergus Tomlin is helping the Town of Smithers search for economic opportunities overseas.

Regional residential assessments on rise

Residential property assessments for homes from Hazelton to Telkwa show modest increases, from 0 - 5 per cent.

Highway 16 traffic moving over single-lane bridge east of Topley

A temporary bridge is allowing single-lane traffic to cross over a sinkhole that opened under Highway 16 about two km east of Topley.

Teachers to strike next week

The B.C. Teachers' Association has served strike notice for Monday through Wednesday week.