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RCMP searching for missing Lax Kw’alaams resident

Public urged to help in search for 42-year-old Lawrence Maitland

July 17 discussion on opiod crisis in Houston a chance to start conversation

The HHRC was started last year by Northern Health to find local solutions to the overdose crisis.

Six inducted into BC Hockey Hall of Fame

The 26th ceremony in Penticton welcomed powerful figures both from on and off the ice

RCMP investigate two shootings in the Lower Mainland

Incidents happened in Surrey, with a victim being treated at Langley Memorial Hospital

Rich the Vegan scoots across Canada for the animals

Rich Adams is riding his push scooter across Canada to bring awareness to the dog meat trade in Asia

President and CEO leaving Coast Mountain College

Burt will say goodbye to CMNT come September

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WATCH: Woodchuck saved on Main St. in Smithers
Northern Lights bear cub orphans
How bystanders can help combat sexual harassment in the workplace
Trudeau on Trans Mountain and climate action

UPDATE: Downed power pole shuts down Petro-Canada

Business operator says Waste Management was responsible for the incident

CN train derailment cleared between Terrace and Prince Rupert

The CN mainline is now open, following a train derailment mid-way between…

Fire burns down barn and workshop near Tyhee Lake

Owner Martin Hennig estimates around $200,000 in uninsured losses after the buildings burned down.

Mip brings the small town to the big city

“I feel like the small town part of me is really important to have in the city.”

CT scanner officially open in Smithers

As of noon on July 12 the machine had scanned 45 patients, five of which were emergency CT scans.

Musical collaboration comes together at Midsummer Music Festival

The project was done to acknowledge a potential for harmony among otherwise disparate communities.

WATCH: Mip performs at Bulkley Valley Brewery July 12

Catch two songs from Mip’s nearly three-hour set at the brewery on July 12.

Council votes to put off Main Street landscaping until 2020

The lowest quote for the project, just over $28,000, was nearly twice the town’s $15,000 budget.

VIDEO: Woodchuck rescued from under car on Main Street

Angelika Langen, co-founder of the Northern Lights Wildlife Society, made the rescue.

Skeena mainstem closed to recreational sockeye

Escapements expected to be below 800,000 threshold

Neighbours fed up with pellet plant noise

A petition from 50 residents brought to council, company says noise mitigation plan coming in August

Smithers hires new CAO

Alan Harris comes to the town from Beaumont, Alta. where he was general manager, Corporate Services

Houston man faces multiple charges following fire

Police and man trapped between burning structure and brush fire