Our Town

Bulkley Valley teen has fun with fermions at international physics camp

Smithers grad Kiri Daust melded minds with 40 of the brightest teens in the world at the International Summer School for Young Physicists.

New Smithers Main Street sign up

A new sign at Main Street and Highway 16 is now up, meant to attract visitors downtown.

Running towards the fire

Lives were saved by the actions of a few who saw the fire on Main St and ran towards it according to Chief Keith Stecko.

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Legendary Waterfight!

Smithers firefighters join in the Legendary Waterfight held at the BV Pool on Thursday.

Celebrating a 100th birthday

Mary and Walter Cheiwas have been married 77 years. Walter turned 100 years old June 23 and Mary turns 95 on Friday, July 24.

  • Jul 22, 2015

Drag races get loud in Houston

Steve Brietkruez from Beaver Lodge, Alberta races against Steve Burket from Terrace at the Houston Drag Races Saturday.

  • Jul 20, 2015

Be safe on the water

This is Drowning Prevention Week … plan to be safe on the water this week and all weeks.

  • Jul 20, 2015

Cardboard Crowns come to Kispiox

The Cardboard Crowns are one of the musical acts at the Kispiox Valley Music Festival July 24-26.

  • Jul 16, 2015

Tyhee Lake Triathlon

There was a great turnout Sunday for the 2015 Tyhee Lake Triathlon

  • Jul 14, 2015

Babine Forest Products inquest underway

Forty-eight people expected to testify at inquest in Burns Lake

  • Jul 14, 2015

Italy and northern B.C. combine

Two artists showing their work this month at the Smithers Art Gallery

  • Jul 14, 2015

Tasty treats at the Bulkley Valley Farmer’s Market

The Buikley Valley Farmer's Market was the place to be Saturday.

  • Jul 11, 2015

Things heat up at the Farmer’s Market

The Buikley Valley Farmer's Market in Smithers was the place to be Saturday

  • Jul 11, 2015

Fireworks highlights Canada Day

Canada Day in Smithers ended with a bright bang of fireworks at Elks Park

  • Jul 9, 2015

A Telkwa ranch of happy cows

Telkwa is home to the first farm certified in B.C. for both animal rights and naturally grassfed beef by Animal Welfare Approved (AWA).

  • Jul 9, 2015

Spectacular skies

Mother Nature provided a spectacular sunset over Smithers Tuesday

  • Jul 8, 2015

Former mayor Jim Davidson dies

Jim Davidson has left an indelible mark on Smithers. The former mayor died last Tuesday at the age of 83.

Beat the heat

Everyone is trying to beat the heat these days in Smithers

  • Jul 8, 2015

Mama moose makes moves

Moose jumps fence in Smithers, calves left behind … for a while.

Juice, curry on local menu

Dining out options in Smithers are set to increase this summer with the launch of the Northern Fusion Curry House and Commodity Juicery.