Shannon Hurst

350, time to change the climate

Several Hazelton residents joined a global grassroots movement, 350.org, focused on solving the current climate crisis.

MY TOWN: Garden workshops to ready for spring

There are currently a lot of great initiatives happening throughout the Hazelton’s including several gardening workshops and gatherings.

Hazelton RCMP briefs: Intoxicated individuals keep detachment busy

It was a busy week for the New Hazelton RCMP last week as they received a total of 90 calls.

CPF looking for more members

Canadian Parents for French recently announced changes to registration tool and a drive for new members.

Cassie Penfold of Hazelton is off to the Canada Wide Science Fair in Prince Edward Island.

Hazelton’s Penfold earns spot at national science fair

Hazelton Secondary School student, Cassie Penfold, earned a berth at the Canada Wide Science Fair in Prince Edward Island this May.

Cassie Penfold of Hazelton is off to the Canada Wide Science Fair in Prince Edward Island.

MY TOWN: We need to write the Queen more often

While Her Majesty Queen Elizabeth II refused Dupuis’s request to fire Stephen Harper I thought I would share the story all the same.

Hazelton’s Calhoun celebrates doula month

May is International Doula Month and for Hazelton resident Judy Calhoun, it is a reason to celebrate.

Hazelton briefs

Upcoming events from the art gallery and the Kispiox Music Festival.

Young scientists gathered in Hazelton to strut their stuff.

MY TOWN: Northwest Science Fair highlights young scientists

For the second year, the Northwest Regional Science Fair was held at Hazelton Secondary school and it was a wonderful event.

Young scientists gathered in Hazelton to strut their stuff.
Karista Olson

Gitxsan Wet’suwet’en Education program students headed to nationals

Three Gitxsan Wet’suwet’en Education program students are headed to the National Aboriginal Youth Business Plan Competition finals.

Karista Olson

Gathering of Nations in Hazelton to address poverty and racism

The Gathering of Nations is addressing poverty and racism in the North during a special conference next week.

Permaculture leads back to land

Chris Timms promotes permaculture, a revolution disguised as gardening.

MY TOWN: Doomsday predictions lead to thought and planning

End of the world predictions give Shannon Hurst pause to think about planning just in case.

Judge adjourns GTS petition for guidance

Supreme Court Justice McEwen adjourned the GTS petition, but retainied jurisdiction to make further orders if necessary.

Time for spring cleaning – in and outside

Spring is melting away the winter blahs, unfortunately it exposes the trash we have left behind over the winter.

Hazelton hoopsters pick up experience

During March break, a regional junior boys basketball went to the All Native Junior Basketball tournament in Port Alberni.

The Hazelton Bulldogs took home the peewee tier four provincial championship banner following a 2-1 win over the team from Langley in the championship game.

Hazelton Bulldogs score provincial championship

Hazelton Bulldogs captured the provincial championship title for the first time in Hazelton’s history last week.

The Hazelton Bulldogs took home the peewee tier four provincial championship banner following a 2-1 win over the team from Langley in the championship game.
The Hazelton Bulldogs took home the peewee tier four provincial championship banner following a 2-1 win over the team from Langley in the championship game.

Hazelton Bulldogs skate to provincial championship

The Hazelton Bulldogs peewee tier four hockey team captured the provincial championship title last week in Fort Nelson.

The Hazelton Bulldogs took home the peewee tier four provincial championship banner following a 2-1 win over the team from Langley in the championship game.
Keifer Larson

Hazelton’s Larson takes third in skill competition

Kispiox Valley resident and Hazelton Secondary School student, Keifer Larson placed third in an auto service competition.

Keifer Larson

The Bargain Store headed to Hazelton

The Bargain Shop announced it acquired retail locations from the Hudson’s Bay Company including the New Hazelton store.