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Bachrach logs 11k on electric campaign car

The new Skeena-Bulkley Valley MP projects a bright future for EVs in the North

Town supports Legion’s application for liquor licence amendment

Council is reccommending the LCRB approve the Legion’s application for a Liquor Primary Licence

Council passes two readings of second-stage housing bylaws

The bylaws, if adopted, will make way for 12 Northern Society for Domestic Peace townhouses

Goodacre Place: a partial success story

Supportive housing development improves homelessness situation, but demand for more remains high

Telkwa Fire Department applies for grant money

Fire chief is hoping to add some new equipment as well as new boots and helmets to the department

Bear sightings in communities up significantly this fall

Conservation Officer Service cracks down on properties with attractants

B.C. municipality wants ALC to reconsider their decision in regard to pipeline work camp

The ALC had rejected the construction of the Coastal GasLink work camp behind the Vanderhoof airport in October

Smithers student wants solution to recycling moratorium

Smithers and Telkwa suspended curbside recycling following a May 9 fire that destroyed the depot

Former councillor wants Town to do more after declaring climate emergency

Phil Brienesse said he feels the Town should hire a new staff member to address the issue

Smithers rail Teamsters settle in for strike

Ottawa urges CN and union to continue talks as 3,200 workers hit the picket lines

Houston homicide suspect remanded in custody

A Houston man accused of the second degree murder of Elija Dumont…

  • Nov 16, 2019

William Griffin arrested in Houston homicide

RCMP have now arrested William Griffin, the man wanted in connection to…

  • Nov 16, 2019

Family of Terrace man killed in hit-and-run plead for tips, one year later

Cameron Kerr’s family says the driver and passengers tried to cover their tracks

Coast Mountain College’s indigenization efforts recognized at international symposium

Collaboration and community are key to Indigenous reconciliation in education, CMTN says

Hudson Bay Mountain reschedules opening day for Nov. 29, citing warm temperatures, rain

The resort is asking people to upload “snow dance” videos to social media for a chance to win a hoodie

Cuts to provincial policing budget not expected to affect Smithers public saftety: RCMP

Province working with force to address project $10 million budget deficit

LNG Canada project gradually taking shape

Extensive worker camp now being assembled

No four-wheel drive ambulances for the north

Aren’t suitable for paramedics or patients

Cycle 16 nears membership goal

Membership is up to 800 for the society that wants to build a bike path from Telkwa to Smithers