Our Town

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
Health tips for air travel as flu and coronavirus worries rise
Alberta man hoping billboards and advertising will find him a kidney donor
Music stars remember Kobe Byrant at Grammys
First Canadian case of new coronavirus detected in Toronto

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.

Bike to Work Week builds momentum in Smithers

The number of registrations for Bike to Work Week Smithers is up by 100 in 2015.

Equine giants showcase strength at heavy horse pull

Pairs of draft horses will show off their immense horsepower at the upcoming Smithers Heavy Horse Pull.

Tradition handed down at college leather-working class

Wet'suwet'en elder Mabel Forsythe is handing down the leather-working skills she learned from her mother with a mukluk-making class at NWCC.

Kispiox producer explains the science of birch syrup

For three weeks of every year Jim Fowler works around the clock to collect, filter and reduce the perfect birch syrup.

McHappy Day raises funds for Smithers child development centre

McDonald's Smithers will donate $1 from every Big Mac, Happy Meal or hot McCafe drink to the BVCDC on McHappy Day today.