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Bruce, the saintly St. Bernard

It gives a whole new meaning to “Saint Bernard”.

Using food to tell a story

For Cara Purita, food is a feminist issue.

Woman struck by vehicle at Hwy 16 and Main

RCMP say they don’t yet have a status update on the individual’s condition

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WATCH: Emergency personnel on scene after a woman was hit by vehicle at Hwy 16 and Main
Trudeau on Trans Mountain and climate action

Fire ban back in effect for Northwest Fire Centre region

Starting May 24, both Category 2 and Category 3 prohibitions will be in place

Air Canada brings new Dash 8-Q400 to Smithers airport

Air Canada has made some changes to its fleet serving Smithers Regional Airport (YYD).

Don’t judge until you’ve ridden in another’s seat

Trevor thinks there’s plenty of blame on both sides of the cyclist-motorist divide

  • May 22, 2019

Alfred sentenced to nine months for sexual interference

Defence says its time to stop jailing Indigenous people

Recycling to go temporarily to dump

The recycling depot fire is out, but burning questions on the town’s future recycling plans remain

New Seven Sisters replacement confirmed

Mental health facility will have 25 beds, up from 20 in current facility

Terrace hospital’s business plan approved

Health Minister’s announcement opens door to construction phase

BVCS hosts first ever ‘micro-business market’

Who says Dragon’s Den is just for adults?

New accessible playground under construction at Muheim

Construction has broke ground on Muheim Elementary School’s new playground.

Convicted animal abuser Catherine Adams to return to Quesnel court next week

Adams is facing a breach of probation charge stemming from a 2015 conviction in Smithers

Northwest Fire Centre open burn ban lifted

Recent rain, cooler temperatures have lowered the region’s fire risk

Telkwa pot plant application passes review

Cannabis company claims new Health Canada regulations are working in its favour

Cullen demands action on Ecstall River

Failing to penalize parties involved undermines all salmon conservation efforts, MP says

Council approves 7-Eleven lot rezone with caveats going forward

The 7-Eleven lot in Smithers is one step closer to getting a car wash

Smithers moves forward with Active Transportation Plan

Smithers Active transportation plan is on the move.

Evacuation order for Fraser Lake fire lifted

The state of emergency and evacuation order related to the fire burning…

UPDATE: The Lejac fire now categorized as ‘being held’

Residents should be cautious during May long weekend, RDBN says