Local News

Legion looking to amend its liquor licence to standard primary licence

Currently the Legion holds a Liquor Primary Club Licence

Positive Living North seeks winter clothing donations

PLN’s on-site manager told The Interior News the issue of homelessness is still one facing the Town

Bulkley Valley Christian School Federal Debate - Oct. 15, 2019 - Candidates' closing statements
WATCH: Sparks fly at the Oct. 18 First-Nations led pro-LNG community celebration at Bovill Square in Smithers
Federal leaders mark Ecole Polytechnique anniversary in House of Commons
Liberals' throne speech pledges to work with opposition MPs

Festival of Trees celebrates five years

This year the event has set a goal of raising $50,000 for two local non-profits

Public engagement session focuses on forest sector renewal

Notes from a Smithers session highlight five categories local stakeholders voiced as most important

Northwest BC hydroelectric facility honoured for operational excellence

Tahltan Nation also receive a Finance Award for their purchase of a stake in the project

Telkwa business owner acclaimed to council

The Village will not need a byelection because only one person put his name forward

Town formalizes alcohol venues policy

The policy lists Town facilities as eligible or ineligible to hold an event where alcohol is served

Town receives response on rural ICBC premiums from Attorney General

The Town has still not received a response to their UBCM meetings with ICBC

Skeena Voices | The innovative spirit of the average worker

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

Citizens on Patrol seeks new members

Current volunteers were honoured with a luncheon in advance of Crime Prevention Week

Bachrach officially resigns as Smithers mayor

The former mayor officially resigned from Smithers Town Council on Nov. 3

Smithers holding off on byelection pending outcome of library-art gallery grant

The Town is waiting to hear back on a $12.8 million grant application for the project

Oct. 31 crash near Telkwa claims life of 76-year-old man

Smithers RCMP responded to a crash on Hwy 16 just east of Telkwa on Oct. 31

Hamhuis laces up for 1,100th NHL game with Predators

The Smithers native joins a list of only six other active NHL players to accomplish the feat

Dash cam footage sought as missing person search continues

Police also think Laureen Fabian may have left area

Steelheads swim past Wolverines in 9-2 win

The Steelheads next game is Nov. 16 in Smithers against the Terrace River Kings

Conservative tops federal election polls in Smithers area

NDP’s Bachrach prevails overall on strength of urban and Indigenous vote