Our Town

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
Conservatives reject throne speech, NDP wants to see concrete action before supporting it
West Coast winemakers fear smoke damage to grapes
New throne speech lays out big plans to fight COVID-19, aid recovery
RCMP search apartment in ricin White House letter case

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.

Exposing an invisible salmon migration

An “invisible migration” taking place under the surface of northern rivers will be revealed with a series of events starting on May 11.

Suicide survivor leads march to raise awareness about prevention

Smithers woman Lisa Glaim is raising awareness that suicide is preventable and treatment is available.

Students bring Broadway to Hazelton

Hazelton Secondary students start performing pop-rock musical comedy Xanadu JR Friday.

Telkwa Museum gets a facelift for next Saturday’s grand re-opening

One of the oldest buildings in Telkwa has received a facelift just in time for its grand re-opening May 9.

Smithers conducting water flushing program

Water may taste a bit funny during the Town of Smithers' water flushing program. It released some tips for dealing with colour and odours.