Moricetown

Kyah Wiget Education Society granted $1.3 million over three years

Kyah Wiget Education Society granted $1.3 million over three years

All First Nations people from the North encouraged to apply for these courses offered in Witset.

  • Mar 11, 2018

 

Kids back at school after Moricetown Elementary Secondary School (MESS) was flooded in early January.                                 Contributed photo

The new reality: Moricetown students and staff adapting well to temporary classrooms

Temporary model may last until the end of the year to complete renovation and remediation work.

  • Feb 15, 2018

 

Red and white tulips bloom last May in the flower beds that ring Victoria’s Inner Harbour. In the background is the provincial Legislature building. (Don Denton/Victoria News photo)

Moricetown School fundraises for Victoria legislature trip

MESS Grades 5-7 class raising money with raffles, food and a concert.

  • Feb 15, 2018

 

(BCCLA photo)

Complaint against Prince George RCMP in death of Wet’suwet’en man

Thirty-five year old Dale Culver died while in Prince George RCMP custody last summer.

(BCCLA photo)
UPDATE: Daycare opening after Moricetown school flood

UPDATE: Daycare opening after Moricetown school flood

Witsuwit’en Child and Family Centre open for children of working parents, hopefully all on Friday.

UPDATE: Daycare opening after Moricetown school flood
Flooded Witsuwit’en Child and Family Centre opening delayed

Flooded Witsuwit’en Child and Family Centre opening delayed

Now aiming for Thursday, Jan. 10 as opening date for the daycare, with class in Band space Friday.

Flooded Witsuwit’en Child and Family Centre opening delayed
Moricetown Elementary Secondary School was flooded by a burst pipe Jan. 3. (Contributed photo)

UPDATE: Moricetown school flooded

UPDATE: Witsuwit’en Child and Family Centre not open Monday but working parents’ kids back Tuesday.

Moricetown Elementary Secondary School was flooded by a burst pipe Jan. 3. (Contributed photo)
Moricetown school flooded

Moricetown school flooded

Staff and contractors working to re-open school quickly. Band offers temporary space.

Moricetown school flooded
First ever Witsuwit’en Christmas fair this Saturday

First ever Witsuwit’en Christmas fair this Saturday

A portion of the proceeds from the fair will go towards helping youth.

First ever Witsuwit’en Christmas fair this Saturday
Nineteen different search and rescue teams are aiding in the search for Frances Brown. (Marisca Bakker photo)

Searchers from across BC seek Frances Brown north of Smithers

Searchers from across the province look for Frances Brown who has been missing since Oct. 14.

Nineteen different search and rescue teams are aiding in the search for Frances Brown. (Marisca Bakker photo)
The new sign that leads into Moricetown. (Josh Casey photo)

Moricetown moves to return name to Witset

Moricetown Band council also said they’d like to rename lakes and rivers, including Bulkley River.

The new sign that leads into Moricetown. (Josh Casey photo)
Petition looks to change the Moricetown Band name

Petition looks to change the Moricetown Band name

‘We don’t want to be called Moricetown anymore…’; Wanda Nikal

Petition looks to change the Moricetown Band name
Election platforms for Moricetown chief

Election platforms for Moricetown chief

Chief and council to be elected on Aug. 10 after election postponed.

Election platforms for Moricetown chief
Artifacts unearthed in Moricetown

Artifacts unearthed in Moricetown

Questions raised over choice not to survey land prior to digging staircase in Moricetown.

  • Jun 21, 2017
Artifacts unearthed in Moricetown
Nominees for Moricetown and Kispiox elections

Nominees for Moricetown and Kispiox elections

Moricetown Band and Kispiox Band releases nominations for chief and council.

  • Jun 21, 2017
Nominees for Moricetown and Kispiox elections
Nominations open for Moricetown Band election

Nominations open for Moricetown Band election

Nomination day in Moricetown is on Wednesday, June 14. Election day is July 27.

Nominations open for Moricetown Band election
Moricetown flood from above

Moricetown flood from above

Photos of the Two Mile subdivision flood in Moricetown from the air.

Moricetown flood from above
Moricetown mural winner

Moricetown mural winner

Wet’suwet’en artist James Madam’s painting on the Esso building will welcome visitors to Moricetown.

  • May 20, 2017
Moricetown mural winner
Moricetown Health Centre on Beaver Road.                                (File photo)

Moricetown members donate hair for cancer fight

People are encouraged to come out and donate when the clippers come out Friday morning.

  • May 18, 2017
Moricetown Health Centre on Beaver Road.                                (File photo)
Moricetown subdivision evacuated

Moricetown subdivision evacuated

Bulkley Valley Search and Rescue helps Moricetown subdivision evacuate after beaver dam burst.

Moricetown subdivision evacuated