Nick Briére from Bulkley Valley Kinsmen (left to right), The Ark Playday Centre early childhood educator Casandra Dievert, Hailey, 4, Kermode, 1, Marina, Ziya, two-and-a-half, and Ark manager Norma Stokes in front of the Ark’s newly repaired wheelchair lift. The Kinsmen worked to get a $1,600 contribution for the Telkwa daycare from the Kinsmen Foundation of B.C. to match the $1,600 fundraised, for a total of $3,200. Casandra was in a car accident in April of last year, and the lift will help her continue at the Ark where she has been working since June of 2015. (Chris Gareau photo)

Kinsmen help employee at Telkwa’s Ark

Bulkley Valley Kinsmen donate to repair wheelchair lift that helps Ark Playday employee reach kids.

Bulkley Valley Kinsmen donate to repair wheelchair lift that helps Ark Playday employee reach kids.

Just Posted

‘Beauty amongst such tragedy:’ B.C. photographer captures nature’s trifecta

David Luggi’s photo from a beach in Fraser Lake shows Shovel Lake wildfire, Big Dipper and an aurora

Police patrol for looters in evacuated areas south of Burns Lake

RCMP have brought in extra officers for the task

Fire chases Burns Lake crews out of their own camp

Crews are having to leave after a wildfire reportedly overtook their sleeping quarters

Paul’s Bakery celebrates its 60th anniversary

Despite everything around it changing, the bakery has remained a family affair.

Richter claims silver, bronze

Bulkley Valley’s Kaylee Richter hit the podium twice at the recent Special Olympics Canada Games.

Kids, seniors at risk as smoke from distant fires hangs over parts of B.C.

B.C. Centre for Disease Control says children’s lungs don’t fully develop until about age 10

B.C. mother charged in 7-year-old daughter’s death appears in court

The 36-year-old mother, of Langley’s Aaliyah Rosa, has been charged with second-degree murder

VIDEO: Teen soccer phenomenon Alphonso Davies to visit B.C. kids camp

The 17-year-old Vancouver Whitecap player is one of the youngest players in MLS history

New plan to lift more than two million people past the poverty line

Anti-poverty strategy will aim for 50 per cent cut in low-income rates: source

Liberals scrap lottery system for reuniting immigrants with their parents

Lottery for parent sponsorship to be replaced, more applications to be accepted

Bear kills off-leash dog in B.C. park

There have been nearly 200 pet or livestock and bear encounters so far this year

Trudeau says he won’t apologize to heckler, pledges to call out ‘hate speech’

Prime Minister had accused woman of racism as she shouted about illegal immigration at Quebec rally

Most Read