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Fundraiser started for family of Northern B.C. teen with lung cancer

Sienna Clement was diagnosed with lung cancer on Dec. 18

VIDEO: Nine-year-old from Terrace starts her own slime business

‘Arianna’s Slime Shop’ has sold almost 60 containers of homemade goo for X-Mas

Rare Russian bird sighting sees birdwatchers flock to the B.C. Shuswap

The fieldfare, a member of the thrush family, might have made its way to B.C. from Russia

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Telles Lego bot demonstration
BC Lego champs
Seed Celebration
West Coast kids learn about ocean safety

‘Tis the season for a feast

Sweet Harmony and savoury Chamber lunch, Telkwa and Round Lake into the spirit.

  • Dec 19, 2018

Paws, claws and big ears

Pet parade at Bulkley Valley Christian School.

  • Dec 19, 2018

Competition and camaraderie

The tables were turned on one hockey mom: ‘Two hands, mom! Stick on the ice! Skate! Offside!’

  • Dec 18, 2018

A recipe stuffed with memories

Brenda on how to bring up old and make new memories with some real turkey stuffing.

  • Dec 17, 2018

Santa skate

Smithers Lions Club Skate with Santa

Smithers Christmas Bird Count

Time to register for the annual bird count, an effort done across the hemisphere.

  • Dec 15, 2018

Christmas performances and Santa appearances

Santa is apparently into cross-country skiing.

  • Dec 14, 2018

Volunteers create Christmas magic at Santa’s Breakfast

PHOTOS: For the past 19 years, a local event helped remind us that Christmas is a time of giving.

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

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.