Trevor Hewitt

Public inquest into rugby coach’s death begins

Jacobus Jonker died after a police-involved altercation in 2015

WATCH: Taylor Bachrach speaks to supporters at the opening of his Smithers campaign office

Check out Bachrach’s full speech at his campaign office opening Sept. 5

PPC candidate for Skeena-Bulkley Valley has car stolen, crashed into house

Craven said that he does not believe he was targeted due to his candidacy

Housing, infrastructure top priorities in Smithers strategic plan

Issues for 2019-2022 include livability, environmental responsibility and Wet’suwet’en relations

DFO announces project funding for at-risk species conservation programs

Two programs have approved funding for nearly 90 new projects over the next year

DFO announces project funding to at-risk species conservation programs

The two programs have approved funding for nearly 90 new projects over the next year.

Bachrach, Sawyer react after 14 New Brunswick NDP candidates jump ship to Greens

The NDP have not been able to nominate a single federal candidate in New Brunswick

Bachrach, Sawyer react after 14 New Brunswick NDP candidates jump ship to Greens

The NDP have not been able to nominate a single federal candidate in New Brunswick

Smithers tops provincial list for per capita online cannabis sales

The Town placed third overall for the most cannabis purchases per capita

  • Aug 29, 2019

POLL: Compulsary voting

Do you think that Canada should have compulsary voting?

RCMP announce new Smithers detachment commander

Gillespie moved from Haida Gwaii where he was a Sergeant at the Queen Charlotte RCMP detachment

Bulkley Valley farmers get $300K to fight climate change

The Province is providing the funding through the Canadian Agricultural Partnership.

COLUMN: Take China’s flag off Main Street, replace it with Hong Kong’s

“Those who would give up essential liberty, to purchase a little temporary safety, deserve neither”

Council approves making shower fees at Riverside permanent

The showers at the campground now have coin-operated controls and cost a dollar to use

Home Hardware signage found non-compliant

The Town is not fining the store while a development permit amendment application is processed

Province provides $360K to help Indigenous drivers secure licences

Terrace-based All Nations Driving School will deliver the training to Northwest communities

Smithers, Telkwa receive provincial grants for housing assessment

Smithers will get just under $20,000, while Telkwa is getting $15,000

Topley 4-H raises $20K for Houston teen with cancer

A steer auctioned off at the Fall Fair brought in the bulk of the money

Bachrach takes leave of absence as mayor to focus on campaign trail

In the interim, Coun. Gladys Atrill will serve as deputy mayor