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We can have both a white and a green Christmas

Marisca offers some tips on how to create a healthier holiday for the planet

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Dreaming of sleep in a different season of life

Mombie: a sleep deprived supermom who feeds on caffeine and survives on wine

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There has to be a better way

Marisca advocates for online voting

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Feeling hopeless on the other side of the world

As the Taliban continue to take over Afghanistan, there are more and…

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Cooking while camping can be a treat until it’s not

Marisca looks for ideas while she is stuck in a recipe rut

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Teachers deserve a ton of credit for going above and beyond

Marisca thanks all the teachers for making it through another complicated COVID year

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This girl is on Pfizer

Nursing momma joins the immunized club; and eases back into writing for The Interior News

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The Salvation Army Christmas kettle campaign is about $14,000 short of its goal. File photo

Kettle campaign rings in fewer annual donations in kettle campaign

Salvation Army now needs to find another source for funding or risks reducing services

The Salvation Army Christmas kettle campaign is about $14,000 short of its goal. File photo
Linda Stephens wins $126,500 playing an online slot game. (BCLC Media Relations photo)

New Hazelton business owner wins big

Linda Stephens hits jackpot playing online slot game just before Christmas

Linda Stephens wins $126,500 playing an online slot game. (BCLC Media Relations photo)
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Stop whining about wearing a mask

As real human rights abuses proliferate, Marisca is fed up with the anti-mask movement at home

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Maternity leave is not a vacation

Heading into her third maternity leave Marisca realizes that all moms work

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SD 54 building, Smithers. (File photo)

School district allocates $700K for SSS cooking facility upgrade

Smithers Secondary wants to offer professional level cooking certification

SD 54 building, Smithers. (File photo)
The Smithers Public Library (SPL) pictured on the afternoon of Jan. 16, 2020 during snowfall. The Library is encouraging anyone seeking relief from the cold to drop by this week and is serving hot beverages and treats for the entire week. (Trevor Hewitt photo)

Library closing its doors but still offering take out services

The Smithers Public Library is closing its doors to the public once…

The Smithers Public Library (SPL) pictured on the afternoon of Jan. 16, 2020 during snowfall. The Library is encouraging anyone seeking relief from the cold to drop by this week and is serving hot beverages and treats for the entire week. (Trevor Hewitt photo)
Telkwa Village Office's main sign. (File photo)

Telkwa calls byelection

Village needs to replace former Councillor Rick Fuerst who resigned in September

Telkwa Village Office's main sign. (File photo)
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How to not ruin the magic of Christmas for your child

Marisca tries to avoid questions about Santa and needs ideas for teachers’ Christmas gifts

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Mike Grace-Dacosta (L) discusses basics with instructor Frankie Tam (R) before strapping on his snowboard. Citing warm temperatures and rain, Hudson Bay Mountain Resort (HBMR) is holding off on its scheduled Nov. 22 opening. In a Nov. 14 email to The Interior News HBMR said that its new scheduled opening date is now set for Nov. 29. (File photo)

Hudson Bay Mountain officially has a new manager

Interm general manager Lex Rei-Jones given the job.

Mike Grace-Dacosta (L) discusses basics with instructor Frankie Tam (R) before strapping on his snowboard. Citing warm temperatures and rain, Hudson Bay Mountain Resort (HBMR) is holding off on its scheduled Nov. 22 opening. In a Nov. 14 email to The Interior News HBMR said that its new scheduled opening date is now set for Nov. 29. (File photo)
Saanich has opened nominations for the 2020 Enviromental Awards on March 5. (Black Press Media file photo)

Wetzin’kwa Community Forest Corporation spends big dollars on road building

Despite capital investment, community forest still dolls out $300,000 for projects and charities

Saanich has opened nominations for the 2020 Enviromental Awards on March 5. (Black Press Media file photo)
Adopt a Senior program aims to bring some cheer. (File photo)

Adopt a Senior program needs more seniors

More people have volunteered to send a gift to a senior than there are seniors participating

Adopt a Senior program aims to bring some cheer. (File photo)
The 2020 Christmas Hamper program is seeing an increase in demand and a decrease in donations. (Marisca Bakker photo)

Christmas Hamper program sees increase in applications

Depot is now open at the corner of Main St. and Hwy 16.

The 2020 Christmas Hamper program is seeing an increase in demand and a decrease in donations. (Marisca Bakker photo)
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Hudson Bay Mountain Resort opens

Hudson Bay Mountain Resort is officially open. The ski hill welcomed back…

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