Local News

Minerals North to draw hundreds

This is second time Houston has hosted northern mining industry.

Tree branch damages VIA Rail train between Prince Rupert and Prince George

Passenger train has delayed the scheduled route on April 22

NWCC gets green light for name change

The name Coast Mountain College in effect as of June 18

Students want Smithers to take on plastic bag problem

After a survey that had 430 responses, Hannah Pow and Jessica Walton laid out a plan.

Rural recycle depot opens

RDBN gets into recycling

Bear activity closes Perimeter Trail sections

Hungry bears waking up from hibernation close southwest Perimeter Trail.

Bulkley Valley Child Development Centre tour 3
Bulkley Valley Child Development Centre tour 2
Bulkley Valley Child Development Centre tour
Dueling SOGI123 rallies in Vancouver

Weather delay for supportive housing

BC Housing still aims to have homeless or at-risk tenants at Railway and Queen by this fall.

Smithers budget 2018

Which roads, sidewalks get upgrades, and other places your tax money is being spent.

Unions file strike notice against CP Rail

Negotiations to continue up till late Friday deadline.

WANTED: Robbery and assault suspect Lane Peepchuk

New Hazelton RCMP are warning Peepchuk may be armed and is considered dangerous.

Fire destroys trailer

No one was injured in the blaze at Mountain View Trailer Park outside Smithers.

BC SPCA seeks cruelty charge after seizing 45 filthy dogs

Dogs found in Victoria-area home; matted with urine and feces

Maple Leaf Green World aims for summer operation

Company takes more steps for medical marjuana to be grown in Telkwa

Smithers college housing approved

Temporary college housing requires sidewalk be built.

April snow could bring May floods

Slow melt helps as local muncipalites working to reduce rising water concerns.

Winter road maintenance standards boosted

Quicker response times, longer winter tire season to be implemented

Smithers gets active transportation money

Upgrade to perimeter trail, tourism cash for New Hazelton and RDBN

Winter road maintenance standards boosted

Quicker response times to be implemented

Hwy 16 re-opened at South Hazelton

Downed power lines closed Hwy 16 by South Hazelton.

B.C. man dies after rescued from sinking fishing boat

A Prince Rupert fisherman dies after suffering apparent heart attack aboard troubled boat