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Emergency crews at the scene of a crash between van and motorcycle (Josh Casey photo)

Motorcycle rider injured in crash northwest of Smithers

UPDATE: Charges have been laid against the van driver. Hwy 16 reopened after crash snarls traffic.

Emergency crews at the scene of a crash between van and motorcycle (Josh Casey photo)
Smithers man first Canadian to climb tallest peaks in each province and territory

Smithers man first Canadian to climb tallest peaks in each province and territory

Len Vanderstar becomes the first Canadian to climb all the tallest points across Canada.

Smithers man first Canadian to climb tallest peaks in each province and territory
Smithers Secondary School sustains damage following theft

Smithers Secondary School sustains damage following theft

Cops seek information after Smithers Secondary School damaged.

Smithers Secondary School sustains damage following theft
Gitsegukla Band logo

Gitsegukla Band to hold chief and council election

Voting will take place July 7 at the Gitsegukla school gym.

Gitsegukla Band logo
Bakery breastfeeding notice causes uproar

Bakery breastfeeding notice causes uproar

Asking breastfeeding mothers to cover up as Telkwa Bakery did is defined as discriminatory in B.C.

Bakery breastfeeding notice causes uproar
Candidates for Hagwilget Village chief and council

Candidates for Hagwilget Village chief and council

Hagwilget will hold their election on July 28.

Candidates for Hagwilget Village chief and council
Telkwa sign. (Josh Casey photo)

Telkwa council tackle soccer field damage

Possible closure of the soccer field to fix damage from path through it discussed.

Telkwa sign. (Josh Casey photo)
Muheim students bring global issues to the fore

Muheim students bring global issues to the fore

Students are hoping to bring attention to issues globally through posters.

Muheim students bring global issues to the fore
Salmon closure not fair: Kispiox Band manager

Salmon closure not fair: Kispiox Band manager

Poor ocean conditions compound problem: DFO

Salmon closure not fair: Kispiox Band manager
Smithers celebrates Canada 150

Smithers celebrates Canada 150

Smithereens flocked to Bovill Square on Canada’s 150th birthday for an afternoon of festivities.

Smithers celebrates Canada 150
VIDEO: 34th Midsummer Music Festival

VIDEO: 34th Midsummer Music Festival

The three-day festival had more than just music. See photos and videos from the event.

VIDEO: 34th Midsummer Music Festival
Sockeye fishing closure hits local economy

Sockeye fishing closure hits local economy

Bulkley Valley businesses encourage conservation during salmon fishing closure.

Sockeye fishing closure hits local economy
VIDEO: Smithers Secondary School graduation ceremony

VIDEO: Smithers Secondary School graduation ceremony

Smithers Secondary celebrates 128 graduates. See Bulkley Valley grads in this week’s insert.

VIDEO: Smithers Secondary School graduation ceremony
Mayor Repen showing the geography of Telkwa to residents for zoning bylaw. (Josh Casey photo)

Residents share thoughts on Telkwa zoning bylaw

Telkwa Mayor Repen suggests good neighbour policy to avoid conflict.

Mayor Repen showing the geography of Telkwa to residents for zoning bylaw. (Josh Casey photo)
Telkwa gets funding for water tower assessment

Telkwa gets funding for water tower assessment

The next step is an archaeological survey of the land where the water tower will go.

Telkwa gets funding for water tower assessment
Earlier wildfire in BC. (BC Wildlife Service Facebook photo)

Fire crews battling wildfire south of Houston

58 hectares of forest have been consumed by Friday’s fire south of Houston.

Earlier wildfire in BC. (BC Wildlife Service Facebook photo)
Telkwa council ponders security cameras after park vandalism

Telkwa council ponders security cameras after park vandalism

Telkwa council taking a look at purchasing security cameras at parks after repeated vandalism.

Telkwa council ponders security cameras after park vandalism
Smithers Secondary elders portrait unveiling

Smithers Secondary elders portrait unveiling

Smithers Secondary School hosts elders portrait unveiling.

Smithers Secondary elders portrait unveiling