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Son of Fall Fair parade creator returns to Smithers for 100th anniversary

At the time, Ed Corson Jr. was a high school student working at Smithers Cash & Carry grocery store

On the importance of service in recovery

B.C./Yukon Alcholics Anonymous delegate shares during the recent Smithers AA Roundup

Getting sucked in by mind-numbing commercials on television

Brenda marvels at the barrage of advertising on cable TV

  • Aug 16, 2019
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WATCH: Jessica Patrick's cousin Jacquie Bowes speaks at the first ever Jessica Patrick Memorial March, held Sept. 15, 2019
Welcome Dance to open Hazelton arena
WATCH: Taylor Bachrach speaks at the opening of his Smithers campaign office
WATCH: PPC Candidate's car crashed into house in Kitimat on August 31

Ill-fitting bras a perfect fit for broken turtles

Lorraine’s weekly roundup of events and quirky stories

  • Aug 16, 2019

BC Association of Farmers’ Markets announces online expansion for provincial farmers market guide

The BC Farmers’ Market Trail is designed to connect people to 145 BCAFM markets across B.C.

VIDEO and PHOTOS: Hazelton Pioneer Day

The 46th annual Pioneer was held in Hazelton Aug. 10

Smithers couple bikes across the Americas over four years

Lothar Schaefer and Debbie Wellwood rode all the way from Smithers to the tip of South America

Smithers Celebrity Golf Tournament raises $100K for health charities

Musician Danielle Marie and Team Bulkley Valley Financial Services are the 2019 champions

VIDEO and PHOTOS: Smithers Celebrity Golf Tournament

Videos and photos from the 2019 celebrity Par 3 contest at Smithers Golf and Country Club

Smithers quilter makes fabric bags for food bank

Lucy Gagnon inspired by Burnaby woman’s campaign to eliminate plastic bags

BV Artisans Tour enters its second year

Thirty artists participated throughout 17 studios and gallery spaces in the Bulkley Valley.

Art Gallery and Museum collaborate on historical Fall Fair exhibiton

The collaboration was born out of a desire to delve into the history of the fair.

Michael Hepher’s Backroads BC a fresh look at the road less travelled

The exhibit features art from a 2017 trip Hepher took with his family in their 1971 Volkswagen van.

Looking ahead to the classical music festival

Lorraine’s weekly roundup of all things Bulkley Valley and general musings

  • Aug 8, 2019

Shaking the salt habit is worth the effort

Brenda says it wasn’t easy to cut back on sodium, but she’s already reaping health benefits

  • Aug 8, 2019

QUIZ: Put your knowledge of British Columbia to the test

In honour of B.C. Day, take this short quiz and see how much you know about our province

A peaceful and humane end for an old dear friend

Brenda memorializes her 18-year-old rescue dog Tuffy

  • Aug 4, 2019

PHOTOS: BV Pool Legendary Waterfight

Kids face off against firefighters in the Bulkley Valley Regional Poll annual event

New shows for NG channel and CICK Radio

This week Lorraine has recommendations and a request

  • Jul 28, 2019