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The Third Annual Bulkley Valley Artisan Studio Tour features 12 area artisans. (Facebook graphic)

Third Annual Artisan Tour to go ahead Aug. 1

Self-guided tour features 12 Bulkley Valley artisans

  • Jul 22, 2020
The Third Annual Bulkley Valley Artisan Studio Tour features 12 area artisans. (Facebook graphic)
Residents of Creston gather in a grocery store parking lot July 6 for a drive-in movie shown on the side of the STEAM truck. (Facebook photo)

STEAM Truck brings Repair Cafe, drive-in movie to Smithers

Tour provides hands-on activities for children and youth within its mobile makerspace

Residents of Creston gather in a grocery store parking lot July 6 for a drive-in movie shown on the side of the STEAM truck. (Facebook photo)
The annual humpy run has been cancelled this year. (Contributed photo)

Fundraiser for Kitwanga Ambulance station moves online

Annual Humpy Run cancelled but online fundraiser being held instead

The annual humpy run has been cancelled this year. (Contributed photo)
Photos from last year’s annual fall fair parade that kicks off the Bulkley Valley Exhibition. Due to COVID-19 the fair and parade has been cancelled but Jessy Taggart is trying to start a reverse parade. (Trevor Hewitt photos)

Smithers resident hoping to drum up support for a reverse parade

Taggart wants to do something in place of the fall fair parade, which was cancelled due to COVID-19

Photos from last year’s annual fall fair parade that kicks off the Bulkley Valley Exhibition. Due to COVID-19 the fair and parade has been cancelled but Jessy Taggart is trying to start a reverse parade. (Trevor Hewitt photos)
Deputy Mayor Gladys Atrill and Matriarch Chief Mabel Forsythe (Timber Wolf). (Marisca Bakker photo)

Virtual Canada Day Concert

Town of Smithers and Chamber of Commerce host concert that can be viewed on Canada Day

Deputy Mayor Gladys Atrill and Matriarch Chief Mabel Forsythe (Timber Wolf). (Marisca Bakker photo)
Smithers moving Canada Day celebrations online

Smithers moving Canada Day celebrations online

Virtual concert and contests will be made available on the town’s facebook page

Smithers moving Canada Day celebrations online
Smithers Exploration Group mini mineral set. (Contributed photo)

Smithers tour highlights importance of mining

Smithers Exploration Group’s Geo Crawl offers prizes to people who participate

Smithers Exploration Group mini mineral set. (Contributed photo)
The Central Park building on the corner of Highway 16 and Main Street is home to both the museum and art gallery. (Trevor Hewitt photo)

Art Gallery and Museum reopen

Gallery and museum also have new exhibits to check out

The Central Park building on the corner of Highway 16 and Main Street is home to both the museum and art gallery. (Trevor Hewitt photo)
Northern Lights Manager Angelika Langen preps one cub for an ear tag. (File photo)

Wild Bear Rescue nominated for five Leo Awards

Docu-series based at Northern Lights Wildlife Shelter near Smithers focuses on wildlife rescues

Northern Lights Manager Angelika Langen preps one cub for an ear tag. (File photo)
Mark Perry on the main stage at Kispiox Music Festival. (Cassidy Muir)

2020 Kispiox Valley Music Festival cancelled

The festival society says it will use the break to upgrade facilities on the festival grounds

Mark Perry on the main stage at Kispiox Music Festival. (Cassidy Muir)
Tsēmā Igharas. (Contributed photo)

Former Smithereen wins Sobey Art Award

Tsēmā Igharas one of 25 Canadian artists to win this year

Tsēmā Igharas. (Contributed photo)
A screenshot from Mark Perry’s new video single “Flatten out the Curve.” (YouTube)

“Flatten out the Curve”: Mark Perry debuts COVID-19 video single

Smithers singer-songwriter’s video features dancers from around the world

A screenshot from Mark Perry’s new video single “Flatten out the Curve.” (YouTube)
One of the colouring pages for the Bulkley Valley Museum’s colouring contest is J. Mason Adam’s Drugstore from an archival photo taken in 1913. (BV Museum)

Museum sees uptick in online visitors

Staff adds new features and plans more web programs

One of the colouring pages for the Bulkley Valley Museum’s colouring contest is J. Mason Adam’s Drugstore from an archival photo taken in 1913. (BV Museum)
The Pure Movements dance group performing ‘Coffee, Coffee, Coffee…Americano’ during the 2019 Pacific Northwest Music Festival. (Ken Juniper photo)
The Pure Movements dance group performing ‘Coffee, Coffee, Coffee…Americano’ during the 2019 Pacific Northwest Music Festival. (Ken Juniper photo)
Mamma Mia Carnival

Mamma Mia Carnival

Smithers Figure Skating Club hosts show

Mamma Mia Carnival
Broadway Music representated at 63rd Annual Lakes District Festival

Broadway Music representated at 63rd Annual Lakes District Festival

My students of Broadway Music Studio: Clara Pesch, Odin Vetsch, Bella Monkman,…

  • Mar 18, 2020
Broadway Music representated at 63rd Annual Lakes District Festival
The Fish Project comes to Smithers Art Gallery

The Fish Project comes to Smithers Art Gallery

Sarah Zimmeran’s show at the Smithers Art Gallery to run until April 4

The Fish Project comes to Smithers Art Gallery
Pain and glory. Sony Classics graphic

Alternative Film Society celebrates a quarter century

The group brings the best alternative films from around the world to the big screen in Smithers

  • Feb 12, 2020
Pain and glory. Sony Classics graphic
Alexa Kluss performs a Jazz interpretive solo.

Creative Roots Company Showcase

Creative Roots Performing Arts is hosted a company showcase in Smithers on…

Alexa Kluss performs a Jazz interpretive solo.
Creative Roots Performing Arts hosting a music and dance show on Saturday. (Contributed photo)

Dancers to showcase their skills before swinging into competition season

Creative Roots Performing Arts is hosting a music and dance fundraiser on Saturday

Creative Roots Performing Arts hosting a music and dance show on Saturday. (Contributed photo)