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SLIDESHOW: Mz Judged 2016

A slideshow of photos from Mz Judged 2016 held in Smithers on Nov. 5.

Time to fall back Sunday

Daylight savings time ends early Sunday morning, meaning everyone gains an hour.

  • Nov 2, 2016

Rain in the valley means snow on the mountain

A great base layer is forming on Hudson Bay Mountain ahead of ski season.

Trudeau stays mum on Sussexes' security costs
Trudeau insists Iran respect families' wishes when it comes to burials
Hundreds line up for groceries in St. John's after storm
Trump talks about impeachment and climate

Rural voice is now stronger in Victoria with new Rural Economic Development portfolio

Cariboo-Chilcotin MLA Donna Barnett is now a Minister of State, giving rural communities an advocate at the cabinet table.

Tearing a strip for domestic peace

Mz Carlotta Mountains, aka Alex Meer, is one of the Mz Judged contestants raising money for mens counselling.

Hope Air helping people like Abby for 30 years

Hope Air received $30,000 from TransCanada for northern B.C. patients.

$1.6 million donation for Smithers CT scanner

Telkwa's Fritz Pfeiffer is giving $1.6 million to the Bulkley Valley Health Care & Hospital Foundation for a CT scanner in Smithers.

Hazelton Mayor Alice Maitland receives lifetime achievement award

Hazelton Mayor Alice Maitland received a lifetime achievement award at the UBCM conference Wednesday.

2016 Moricetown Band snapshot contest winners announced

Here is a list of the winners and honourable mentions

Appersons train with Salvation Army in Winnipeg

Rick and Sarah Apperson have left Smithers for training with the Salvation Army in Winnipeg.

Pit-roasting 2,000 servings of beef at 2016 Telkwa Barbecue

The barbecue masters successfully served another year of tradition to the hungry crowd in Telkwa this Labour Day weekend.

Canine stars a hit at BV Fall Fair

Watch a video capturing some of the antics of these performing dogs.

Wigitimustol name raised at feast in Moricetown

The Wet'suwet'en Tsayu, Beaver clan, has a new Hereditary Chief Wigitimustol.

SLIDESHOW: Smithers contestant’s photos at Abbotsford Air Show

Check out submissions from Patricia Kolida for the 2016 Next Generation Amateur Photographer of the Year contest

  • Aug 14, 2016

BV Pool Legendary Waterfight in photos

It was kids vs Smithers firefighters at the Bulkley Valley Regional Pool & Recreation Centre's Legendary Waterfight in these photos.

Photos of Hudson Bay Mtn ‘street piano’

A collection of photos from the landing of the Smithers street piano on Crater Lake Trail on Hudson Bay Mountain.

Moricetown Fire and Fisheries team up in river rescue

Provincial champ Moricetown Fire Services and Moricetown Fisheries picked up stranded Bulkley River boaters who flipped their canoe.

  • Jul 7, 2016

Reporter Xuyun Zeng’s beautiful goodbye

Interior News reporter Xuyun Zeng is bringing his talent to Hope as their new editor. Before he left, he created a beautiful farewell video.

Video: Canyon Creek private school tour

Luby Prytulak's tour of the building he wants to convert to a private school. Smithers council denied the property a temporary use permit.

  • Jun 25, 2016

Best way to call a moose

Smithers' National Aboriginal Day celebrations included a moose calling contest.