Hazelton pays tribute to Johnson

New Hazelton congratulated Craig Johnson who won the Canucks Roberto Luongo Jersey and thanked everyone who supported the Relay for Life.

The District of New Hazelton sends out their congratulations to Craig Johnson who won the Canucks Luongo Jersey. They want to send out a big thank you to everyone who entered their name in the draw and supported the Relay for Life.

The Misty River Arts Council is proudly presenting an exhibition of landscape paintings by Smithers artist, Mark Tworow. The new show will officially open on Friday, May 11th at 7 p.m. and refreshments will be provided at the gallery located in the Old Riverboat in Old Hazelton.

A new workshop for cyclists who want to learn more about bikes or teach about bikes is getting underway this Wednesday May 9th from 4 p.m. to 6 p.m. at the Learning Shop in Hazelton. Organizers are also looking for logo ideas and for more information or to sign up please contact 250-842-6500.

David Charette and Lia Lazzarrotto travelled to Surrey for the Concur Provincial Championships last week and while they didn’t place in the top three, both said it was an excellent experience.

“It was the best I have ever done my speech,” Lazzarrotto said who did her speech on Sex Trafficking. “ It was so much fun and anyone of us could have won because all the competition was really tough.”

Charette who spoke about bacteria said he too thoroughly enjoyed the competition and has come away feeling really great about the whole event.

“It was really fun and I made the judges laugh which was great,” he said.

After the competition the duo enjoyed sightseeing in Vancouver with Lia’s mom and sister and made the best of an exciting trip they said.

Students from John Field Elementary school French Immersion program dressed up in Historic clothing and travelled down to Old Hazelton last week to tour the museum and other heritage sites.

 

Just Posted

Lake Babine Nation biomass project shelved

Lake Babine Nation will focus on other projects after phase grant funding denied.

Site C dam goes ahead, cost estimate now up to $10.7 billion

Premier John Horgan says Christy Clark left him no other choice

12,000 sq ft Arts & Culture Centre study approved

Consultant calculation puts cost of Centre with only library and art gallery at $6.9 million.

Hamper program helps feed families through the Christmas season

Donations for the Christmas Hamper program are being taken now until Dec. 21.

Gryphons take on top teams

Smithers Gryphons girls basketball team off and running last weekend as they headed to Abbottsford.

VIDEO: New series takes in-depth look at sexual harassment in B.C.

Black Press takes a hard look at sexual harassment in B.C.

B.C. teacher suspended after explicit images projected to class

Jeffrey Rohin Muthanna had been viewing porn on a school laptop for two years

Man who pledged to give B.C. hockey team millions charged with fraud

Mike Gould has since repaid $8,000 he allegedly owed Cranbrook restaurant, owner says

Strong economy fuels housing sales in B.C.: report

Economist says demand for houses is being supported by a large number of millennials entering the market

Tequila, hammers and knives: what not to bring on an airplane

Vancouver International Airport staff provide tips on travelling during the holidays

New fighter-jet competition to have national ‘economic interest’ requirement

Trudeau government wants to replace Canada’s aging CF-18s with 88 new fighters by as early as 2025

The top-binged shows on Netflix in 2017

Which show did you cheat on your spouse with by watching ahead?

B.C. polygamous leader argues charge should be dropped in charter challenge

Winston Blackmore argues some of the evidence shouldn’t be used against him

LETTER: Proportional representation makes votes count

Fair Vote Canada representative responds to Tom Fletcher column

Most Read