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May numbers: Four deaths per day caused by illicit drugs

May numbers: Four deaths per day caused by illicit drugs

The BC Coroners Service says 129 people died during the month of May, slightly down from 136 deaths in April.
Fort Babine axe attack

Fort Babine axe attack

A woman is in custody after a man with a shovel was attacked with an axe in Fort Babine.
Sockeye fishing closure hits local economy

Sockeye fishing closure hits local economy

Bulkley Valley businesses encourage conservation during salmon fishing closure.
Woman arrested after man hit with chair

Woman arrested after man hit with chair

Smithers RCMP respond to incidents earlier this week, including a man hit with a chair in Moricetown
Good news for breast health

Good news for breast health

Northern Health to proceed with procuring new mammography unit for Bulkley Valley District Hospital
Northwest B.C. mine pours first gold

Northwest B.C. mine pours first gold

Pretium’s Brucejack mine in production earlier than forecast
Residents share thoughts on Telkwa zoning bylaw

Residents share thoughts on Telkwa zoning bylaw

Telkwa Mayor Repen suggests good neighbour policy to avoid conflict.
Telkwa gets funding for water tower assessment

Telkwa gets funding for water tower assessment

The next step is an archaeological survey of the land where the water tower will go.
Fire crews battling wildfire south of Houston

Fire crews battling wildfire south of Houston

58 hectares of forest have been consumed by Friday’s fire south of Houston.
Missing cyclist Sean Kuntz an adventurous man

Missing cyclist Sean Kuntz an adventurous man

Friend asks people to watch for him on the unbeaten path