Michael Grace-Dacosta

ICBC rejects Telkwa’s plea for fairness

ICBC rejects Telkwa’s plea for fairness

Telkwa’s mayor said the Village will continue to advocate for adjusting the territory boundaries.

ICBC rejects Telkwa’s plea for fairness
Michelle Christine’s tour stopped in Smithers last week.                                 Michael Grace-Dacosta photo

Michelle Christine brings cross-country comedy tour to Smithers

Ajax, Ontario native travelled across the country by motorcycle while making a documentary.

Michelle Christine’s tour stopped in Smithers last week.                                 Michael Grace-Dacosta photo
FILE - In this Feb. 12, 2017, file photo, Dallas Stars defenseman Dan Hamhuis plays against the Nashville Predators during the second period of an NHL hockey game in Nashville, Tenn. (AP Photo/Mark Humphrey, File)
FILE - In this Feb. 12, 2017, file photo, Dallas Stars defenseman Dan Hamhuis plays against the Nashville Predators during the second period of an NHL hockey game in Nashville, Tenn. (AP Photo/Mark Humphrey, File)
International students arrive in Smithers.                                 Michael Grace-Dacosta photo

Coast Mountain College international students face challenges of school in BC

Financial issues are the biggest challenge for international students according to a new report.

International students arrive in Smithers.                                 Michael Grace-Dacosta photo
Chantelle Simpson

Body of missing Telkwa woman found

A train conductor discovered the body in Skeena River.

Chantelle Simpson
The incoming chair of the BC Forest Practices Board Kevin Kriese. (Contributed photo)

Kevin Kriese becomes chair of the Forest Practices Board

Smithers’ Kriese’s three-year appointment beings August 7.

The incoming chair of the BC Forest Practices Board Kevin Kriese. (Contributed photo)
Big scoop! Frozen North returns

Big scoop! Frozen North returns

Frozen North is open every day from noon to 8 p.m.

Big scoop! Frozen North returns
Update on contaminated mine sites program

Update on contaminated mine sites program

The report details work done over the past two years to remediate contaminated sites.

Update on contaminated mine sites program
The turbidity of the creek that feeds the plant rose to 1100 NTU due to heavy rain fall. (Michael Grace-Dacosta photo)

Witset shuts down operations at water treatment plant

Members of the Witset community are being asked to reduce water consumption for the time being.

The turbidity of the creek that feeds the plant rose to 1100 NTU due to heavy rain fall. (Michael Grace-Dacosta photo)
Tracy Woods campaign poster. (Contributed photo)

Gitanmaax Band elects new chief

The first council meeting of the new administration was scheduled for July 9.

Tracy Woods campaign poster. (Contributed photo)
Geoffrey Tomlin-Hood takes photos at Bulkley Valley Brewery. (Michael Grace-Dacosta photo)

BC Ale Trail comes North

Smithers and north B.C. put on the Ale Trail map.

Geoffrey Tomlin-Hood takes photos at Bulkley Valley Brewery. (Michael Grace-Dacosta photo)
Mother and son enjoy the Lawnchair Lounge performance of 2018.

Lawnchair Lounge returns

Chicken Creek performs first at Bovill Square, where every Friday evening is filled with music.

Mother and son enjoy the Lawnchair Lounge performance of 2018.
Matthew Jefferson (right) and Mark Vigers. (Contributed photo)

Frances Brown’s nephew walks across Canada for MMIW

Matthew Jefferson, nephew of missing New Hazelton woman, started his journey on June 1 in Victoria.

Matthew Jefferson (right) and Mark Vigers. (Contributed photo)
Telkwa plans for pot legalization

Telkwa plans for pot legalization

Telkwa council discussed $50,000 grant, cannabis bylaws and the UBCM convention last Monday.

Telkwa plans for pot legalization
Peyton’s entry to FORED BC’s Traditional Knowledge and Medicine-themed art contest.

Peyton Woods wins provincial poster contest

The second grade student from Gitanmaax was one of six winners selected from across the province.

Peyton’s entry to FORED BC’s Traditional Knowledge and Medicine-themed art contest.
Jagmeet Singh and Nathan Cullen give out free ice-cream at Bovill Square.

Jagmeet Singh and Nathan Cullen give out free ice-cream at Bovill Square.

For more on Jagmeet Singh’s visit to Smithers read the July 11 edition of the Interior News.

Jagmeet Singh and Nathan Cullen give out free ice-cream at Bovill Square.
Dale Ehrstien doing a set at Sonar Comedy and NightClub. (Contributed photo)

Smithers’ Dale Ehrstien opens for Trailer Park Boys stars

Ehrstien only started doing stand up seven months ago.

Dale Ehrstien doing a set at Sonar Comedy and NightClub. (Contributed photo)
Chamber president Colin Bateman, Smithers Mayor Taylor Bachrach, Regional District Area A Director Mark Fisher and Telkwa Mayor Darcy Repen. (Michael Grace-Dacosta photo)

Incumbent Civic Candidate Update

The Interior News reached out to incumbent mayors to find out who seeking reelection this fall.

Chamber president Colin Bateman, Smithers Mayor Taylor Bachrach, Regional District Area A Director Mark Fisher and Telkwa Mayor Darcy Repen. (Michael Grace-Dacosta photo)
Fly fishing lessons a Bulkley Valley-style Canada Day

Fly fishing lessons a Bulkley Valley-style Canada Day

Frontier Farwest Lodge hosted an event to teach kids about fly fishing and conservation.

Fly fishing lessons a Bulkley Valley-style Canada Day
Midsummer Music Festival 2018 Photos

Midsummer Music Festival 2018 Photos

PHOTOS: There was something for everyone at this year’s midsummer festival.

Midsummer Music Festival 2018 Photos