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Smithers celebrates 75th anniversary of the Netherlands liberation

Bulkley Valley Christian and Smithers Secondary schools receive gift of tulips

QUIZ: Do you know the way to Sesame Street?

The iconic children’s television show first aired 50 years ago

Not looking forward to raking? Here’s why to leave the leaves

Nature Conservancy of Canada has good news for those who hate yard work

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British Columbia's provincial health officer offers some words of encouragement to the grads of 2020
Self-isolated Aldergrove grandpa finds way to surprise grandson on 3rd birthday
How much to spend on a baby shower gift
Does your dog hate wearing a Halloween costume?

Langara College honours 49 alums and staff to mark 49 years

School received more than 200 nominations for the awards that recognize one’s community impact

Ladies Auxiliary approaching 50 years of service

The group has been supporting the local branch but now may need some fresh faces.

Hudson Bay Mountain Resort opens Nov. 22

A lot of snow has already accumulated on the Smithers ski hill

Skeena Voices | The innovative spirit of the average worker

Former Alcan employee Alan McGowan pens memoir of life in Kitimat, Terrace

A multimedia cornucopia of events

Films, books, articles and info services on Lorraine’s radar this week

  • Nov 6, 2019

QUIZ: How much do you really know about Halloween?

There’s a lot more to this night of frights than ghosts, pumpkins and candy

All it takes is a cone to start your home forest

The upcoming library book sale and other upcoming things to do

  • Oct 30, 2019

Election’s over, no sense being angry

Brenda reflects on the results and wishes her new MP well in Ottawa

  • Oct 30, 2019

Haunted Business Tour

The provincial Fall GoByBike Week has a spooky theme

Weather balloon from California rescued near Campbell River

Search led rescuers to remote wilderness on Quadra Island

Here’s what you need to know about dementia, and ways to reduce your risk

Research indicates there are things we can do to reduce the risk of developing dementia

  • Oct 28, 2019

Book tells tale of how B.C. office fax led to U.S. con man

Island man spent a few years tracking down victims listed on faxes

B.C. woman finds mysterious coin among Grandma’s collection

Grandmother died when she was very young and her past is not well known to her mother

Being thankful for the right to vote

Brenda discusses the upcoming election and why she thinks people should go to the polls

Bulkley Valley Farmers’ Markets move indoors

The last outdoor market was on Oct. 5, now the shopping will be done at the curling rink.

Youth create blankets for Indigenous elders

The blankets will be included in healthcare kits for Indigenous hospital patients

Williams Lake man gets late wife’s image added into family business mural

Chester Mortensen lost his wife Sheila to breast cancer in March