Michael Grace-Dacosta

Smithers launches emergency notification system

The system will alert residents to various emergencies such fires, floods and other events.

International students land in Smithers

There are 20 people who came from the other side of the world to study in Smithers.

Bump in the road doesn’t stop United Way tour

Applications for funding from the United Way of Northern BC are open until June 15.

Former Burns Lake mayor trial pushed back with more accusers

The case is rescheduled for June 19 in Smithers after RCMP says there may be more victims.

Bulkley Valley Child Development Centre denied provincial and federal funding

The Bulkley Valley Child Development Centre wants to know why it was denied funding.

Hazelton Secondary student receives national scholarship

Pole is one of 85 students from across Canada to be selected for the scholarship.

Smithers wins back-to-back Paperweight awards

Smithers got the award for its infamous sidewalk bylaw.

Bulkley Valley Wedding & Women’s Expo returns

Fashion show and a trunk show new additions this year.

Telkwa mayor on why he’s not seeking a second term

‘Good chance’ at attempt for future in provincial politics.

Local leaders give state of the valley addresses

A 4,000-square-foot, $465,000 fire storage building should be completed by the end of the year.

Smithers adds money to wood stove exchange program

Residents of Smithers can receive up to $750 or $1,500 from the Town for switching out an old stove.

Shamrock Cup results

The Cup took place on Hudson Bay Mountain.

Angus Tweedie takes on the world

Tweedie will be racing for Canada’s junior national team.

Electrical fire at Boston Pizza Friday Evening

No one was injured and there wasn’t any major damage to the building.

Telkwa mayor will not seek reelection

Darcy Repen made the announcement at the Smithers District Chamber of Commerce luncheon on Thursday.

Bulkley residents talk poverty reduction

The Minister of Social Development and Poverty Reduction was in Smithers.

Telkwa Mayor ‘disappointed’ by Senior Society’s letter

Also at Telkwa council, air monitor grant turned down because of Northern Health restrictions.

PHOTOS: Smithers Figure Skating Club hosts a showcase

All of the club’s pre-star and starksaters participated in Showcase ahead of regional championships.

Doug Donaldson meets with Friends of Seven Sisters on logging plan

Environmental group discussed concerns with minister, who committed sending forest district manger.

Smithers wins recycling competition

Smithers will receive a prize of a bench made out of recycled plastic for its efforts.