Community

Hampers a chance to help in the Christmas spirit

SCSA sends around 350-400 hampers to the area from Witset to Telkwa.

Nativity scenes from around the world

Lego, carved wood from Bethlehem, and everything in between at Smithers Christian Reformed Church.

They’re engaged!

Birthday party turns into engagement party for Doug and Matilda

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Christmas in Hazelton
St. Joseph's Carol and the Belles
St. Joseph's Carol and the Belles
St. Joseph's Carol and the Belles

Give the gift of nature this holiday season

Please don’t be mad, but I bought you a moose

Festival of Trees

Festival of Trees at Glacier Toyota raised $33,153 for Salvation Army + BV Child Development Centre.

  • Dec 12, 2018

VIDEO: Close encounter with a whale near Canada-U.S border

Ron Gillies had his camera ready when a whale appeared Dec. 7

To get to the other side

Access Smithers, Seniors’ Advocate, and Smithers mayor say crosswalk lights to short.

  • Dec 11, 2018

Nature’s answer to pheasant call came to me

Brenda’s 32-year-old pheasant’s fate was answered, and more pleasant bird news.

  • Dec 10, 2018

Northwest guides celebrated

The belt buckles were handed out at the Northwest Guide Outfitters Association’s AGM in Smithers.

BVCS special education students enrich the community

Time that all students aren’t a full part of the community is gone.

Plenty of ways to spread some seasonal joy

‘Tis the season for a special visit by a jolly guy in a big red suit.

  • Dec 7, 2018

Why we write for rights

Smithers has been hosting AI Write for Rights events since 2009. The next one is Dec. 10.

  • Dec 7, 2018

Students at Cariboo school remember missing, murdered women with interactive shoe memorial

Display honoured those killed at École Polytechnique as well as Missing, Murdered Indigenous Women

Nativity scenes from around the world

Nativity scenes and music at Smithers Christian Reformed Church this Friday.

  • Dec 6, 2018

Vet works out of caravan to provide pet care in remote Northwest

Over 40 feral cats were spayed in the Nass Valley in November

Kids want the gift of kindness

Brenda reminds grandparents what the season is really all about, and what the little ones remember.

  • Dec 3, 2018

Deck the Walls with Boughs of Hardy Christmas campaign

Goal is to help insulate and reside Our Lady of the Holy Rosary Catholic Church in Witset.

  • Dec 1, 2018

Highway of Tears public transit plan wins safety and security awards

Advocate for the missing and murdered says recognition deserved, “very very happy” with service

Christmas hamper starts up

Lorraine has the details on the Christmas hamper and sale of a household of secondhand goods.

  • Nov 29, 2018