Thom Barker

Fire dept extracts driver trapped by collision with snow plow

Crash is the second in less than a week on stretch of Hwy 16 near Evelyn

Limited visibility, slippery sections on highways, flights cancelled

Snow is expected to continue until tonight

Residential property assessments jump 11 per cent in Smithers

The average value of a single family home in 2020 is $316,000

Snowfall warning issued for Bulkley Valley

Environment Canada expects snow to start tonight and accumulate 20-25 cm by Friday evening

UPDATE: Izaiah Loring family says young man missing since Boxing Day has been found

No details have been released; family requests privacy

Pretivm buys back offtake

Brucejack mine performance allows accelerated debt repayment

The other side of comfort and joy

Thom talks about the pressure of being happy and celebratory during the holidays.

Tiny living not getting any bigger (and that’s OK)

Thom provides an update on his tiny living adventure

Otters finish strong at Northwest Holiday Invitational

Kanna Kurihara continues to break records with seven first places and overall gold

Police seek victims of alleged Prince George pedophile

Kevin James Belcourt has been charged with several sex crimes involving a girl under 16

Therapeutic riding group raising funds for new arena

An online auction is currently underway to help Horses Touching Hearts expand

Smithers golfer cards first professional win

Kaleb Gorbahn shot a pair of 68s on his way to the Dove Valley Championship title in Arizona

Fibre optic connectivity transforms Witset

High-speed internet is saving time, money and even helping to preserve traditional language

More needs to change

Culture shift needed to combat violence against women

No parole for 12 years for Burns Lake man convicted of second degree murder

Judge said he did not believe Albert Giesbrecht’s claim his gun discharged accidentally

Coastal GasLink receives first delivery of pipe sections

Company expects to begin welding and pipe laying in 2020

Petition calls for appeal of Luke Strimbold’s sentence for sex assault

Prosecution service says the former Burns Lake mayor’s case is under review

Former Burns Lake mayor gets two years for sexual assaults against minors

Banned from taking work involving young people for five years

Business raises funds for high school auto shop

Evergreen Industrial and SSS students collect batteries and recycle the lead for cash

Forewarned does not necessarily mean immune

December is the month most of us will spend more time in…