Marisca Bakker

Meet the 10-year-old girl who grew a pineapple in northern B.C.

Emily Atkins discovers it takes a lot of patience to grow tropical fruit in a temperate climate

Another Telkwa councillor calls it quits

Councillor Rick Fuerst is the second Telkwa council member to hang up his hat since the 2018 election

Air Canada officially back to Smithers Oct. 1

The airline will operate four flights per week on smaller planes

New Canadian Tire owners expand opening hours

Steve and Angie Westgate are loving the mountain town

Pool and Rec Centre reopens with precautions in place

Facilty is reopened but that doesn’t mean you can pop in for a quick swim.

Jessica Patrick’s family still looking for answers

Patrick’s body was found on Sept. 15 2018, two weeks after she was last seen alive.

Skate Jam

Photos from Monday’s skateboarding competition

Supporting breastfeeding during the pandemic

Marisca stands behind nursing mamas but not keyboard warriors

Young owners breathe new life into an almost century old brokerage

DJ and Jennifer Mio have taken over Calderwood Realty

Fundraiser adapts to changing times

Smithers mom and daughter team up to raise money for Make a Wish

Gathering to worship, but at what cost?

Do you remember the nursery rhyme where you put your hands together…

Grants allow for programs to expand and continue during COVID

BC Hydro gives money to support local youth

Recent Hwy 16 cyclist death underscores need for safe biking solution

Cycle 16 continues fundraising, planning for a dedicated paved trail from Smithers to Telkwa

Northern Men’s Open starts Friday

Smithers Golf and Country Club hosts biggest tournament of the year

Telkwa hires new financial director

Rowena Atienza-Paquette takes over as interim director Leslie Ford gives mid-year report to council

Telkwa starts to award contracts for $2.4 million sewer project

Wastewater treatment plant and sanitary collection system are fully funded by Province and feds

Book on the history of Hudson Bay Mountain coming

Group of four women with connections to the ski hill gathered history, stories and photos

BV Kinsmen’s plan to host annual BBQ comes together

Kinsmen to serve traditional beef on a bun and keep status of longest-running event in B.C.

Confessions of a helicopter parent

Marisca wonders if she is merely keeping her children safe or making them too dependent