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Residents frustrated with Pinnacle wood pellet plant noise

At least a few Smithereens are chipped off at noise from the Pinnacle wood pellet plant.

Smithers man receives two-year sentence for fatal car crash

Over a year after a fatal crash, a Smithers man has been sentenced to two years plus a day in jail.

Smithers Saltos coach charged with sexual assault of a minor

Marcel Dubroy faces five charges in Saskatchewan related to a former athlete he coached in Regina

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Northern Lights bear cub orphans
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Trudeau on Trans Mountain and climate action

Tahltan reach benefits agreement over Seabridge’s massive KSM gold mine project

$308M agreement provides additional billions for Tahltan jobs, contracts

Simone Hug: a musical prodigy from under the Iron Curtain

As long as she can remember, Simone Hug has been infatuated with music.

What do you do if you find baby wildlife all alone?

They’re cute and might be by themselves, but it doesn’t mean they’re abandoned, conservation says

Hazelton Secondary School’s new dress code sparks controversy

Parent concerned about lack of consultation and disproportionate targeting of girls

Smithers bear orphanage begins 2019 release program

Northern Lights Wildlife Shelter took in 32 black bear orphans last year

CT scanner arrives at hospital

Northern Health expects first patient to receive scan in the second week of July

From the Interior News archives: D-Day, a look back

Even in June 1944, the Normandy invasion was being viewed as historic

‘We were just kids’ : WWII veteran recalls Normandy landing

Terrace’s Bill McRae was 18 years old when he enlisted

Northwest fire bans to be lifted Friday

All campfires, Category 2 and 3 fires will be allowed

Town of Smithers supports pot shop

Council will recommend approval of licence for retail cannabis outlet to LCRB

Walking to remember PJ Sebastian

The Walk To Remember that kicked off on May 31 at the…

West Fraser announces temporary production curtailments in five northern BC mills

Mills in Quesnel, Williams Lake, Smithers, Fraser Lake and Chetwynd will be affected

Family, friends of Jessica Patrick demand answers

Gathering places memorial near where the 18-year-old’s body was found in September 2018

Curtain closes on another season for the Valley Youth Fidllers

Fiddlers make one last stop on their mini tour of the north in Smithers

Smithers athlete wins gold in javelin at high schools championship

Logan unruh adds to growing hardware collection with a 36.48 metre throw in Kelowna

Smithers curling club director wins provincial award

David Mould named Curl BC Volunteer of the Year