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Old photo of spirit bear bringing some joy

Two photos of a spirit bear in Telkwa from 2016 that were…

Province cracking down on big gatherings making planning events difficult

A local bride says planning a wedding right now emotionally tough

Nature helps clear the virus-induced fog

Brenda takes a walk, listens to Mozart to get away from the doom and gloom

  • Apr 1, 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

Smithers gets creative, makes the most of self-isolation

Some of the best submission from our Facebook self-isolation photo contest

  • Apr 1, 2020

Quarantined B.C. mom say pandemic has put special-needs families in ‘crisis mode’

Surrey’s Christine Williamson shares family’s challenges, strengths

QUIZ: How much do you know about the Olympics?

Put your knowledge to the test with these 12 questions

‘There is community’: B.C. councillor welcomes new baby into world amid COVID-19 pandemic

‘I realize there’s much more than fear and worry… there is hope, there is new life’: Jason Lum

Quilters unite

Some Smithers quilters hung out their creations to celebrate National Quilt Day

Feeling the fear in the air

Lorraine on seemingly mundane tasks, COVID-19 cancellations and a couple inspirational quotations

  • Mar 25, 2020

Stay informed and good health to you

Brenda worries about people getting sick, losing their jobs and getting misinformation

  • Mar 25, 2020

B.C. man holds virtual birthday party with 70 guests

Peter Van Mil of Abbotsford turns 35 and celebrates with Facebook Live video

Yoga classes go online in Smithers

Yoga Cowgirl and Full Circle Yoga offer live video sessions

QUIZ: Are you ready for spring?

To mark the first day of spring, take this short 10-question quiz

From Kenya to Smithers on a mission from God

Meet Fr. Wilfred Alero, the new parish priest at St. James Anglican Church

Demand for food hampers surges with COVID-19

Pick-up suspended, but Salvation Army will deliver

QUIZ: Are you feeling unlucky?

There are many superstitions surrounding Friday the 13th. See how well you know these traditions

Connect with your elderly neighbours during COVID-19 crisis

Check in on them, by phone or in person, to ensure their needs are being met

Volunteers needed for Smithers homeless count

I have reached Taber, AB with a little over 16,000 steps toward…

  • Mar 11, 2020

Hard to understand how COVID-19 has the whole world in a dither

I woke up this morning to the coronavirus. Not with it, just…

  • Mar 11, 2020