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Anybody else experiencing Zoom fatigue?

Lorraine navigates the new virtual world

  • May 6, 2020

QUIZ: A tribute to The Beatles

How much do you know about the iconic band from the 1960s?

Horror senselessness and heartbreak in Nova Scotia

Brenda’s attempt to ease the stress interrupted by ugly comments

  • Apr 29, 2020
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Trudeau on U.S. unrest: 'Racism is real'
Additional $650M pledged in COVID-19 aid for Indigenous communities
Bear vs rabbit caught on camera near Whistler
Dr. Bonnie Henry given a Gitxsan name

100-year-old gravestones vandalized at Surrey Centre Cemetery

Headstones of local pioneers toppled in Cloverdale

QUIZ: A salute to health care workers

How much do you know about doctors, nurses and medicine? Put your knowledge to the test.

B.C. man runs 100 miles on treadmill in garage to raise money for Search and Rescue

Chilliwack’s Gary Robbins is spending the weekend running 100 miles uphill while collecting donations

Surprise birth of fox kits at Northern Lights Wildlife Shelter as season begins

Shelter getting ready for 2020 release of 36 bear cubs from last year under pandemic conditions

Daffodil Dash off; silent auction, pendant raffle still on

The cancer fundraising activities will take place sometime in September

Family starting a garbage pick up challenge

Sharon Oevering and her kids are picking up litter to clean the community and hoping others join in

QUIZ: Meet the Simpsons

How much do you know about this iconic television family?

Pandemic means changes for door-to-door newspaper delivery

Black Press asks readers across B.C. to be patient as carriers are asked not to touch surfaces

We’re In This Together: Black Press Media puts callout for feel-good community stories

We want to tell uplifting stories you’ve seen in your community during the pandemic

What have we learned from this unprecedented time?

Brenda hopes for some good to come out of the pandemic

  • Apr 15, 2020

Smithers couple clebrates 25th wedding anniversary in self-isolation

The intimate gathering was a fun way to mark the milestone

Annual Walk for Alzheimer’s moves to online format for 2020

Event was originally scheduled to be held May 3 in 22 locations across B.C.

  • Apr 14, 2020

Babies born during pandemic miss out on precious moments

One North Okanagan photographer gives away photography sessions to babies born during pandemic

QUIZ: Put your knowledge of Easter to the test

Take this 15-question quiz to see how much you know about this holiday

Smithers History Quiz

How well do you know our town?

Always look on the bright side of life

Brenda finds ways to be thankful in the face of the coronavirus pandemic

  • Apr 8, 2020

Tenacity of man’s licence plate legal battle admirable

In order to keep up my steps count, I have been fitting…

  • Apr 8, 2020