Brewing tea to get out of a funk

Brenda says tea is usually associated with a cure for a stressful situation

  • Mar 18, 2020


Celebrating International Women’s Day

Marisca writes about the importance of acknowledging how far women’s rights have come in Canada


Family planning is personal

Marisca discusses why it is never a good idea to ask a woman if she is pregnant


Restaurant owner talks ups and downs of the hospitality industry

Sascha Hillebrand came to the Bulkley Valley and changed the way locals eat

  • Mar 4, 2020

Smithers Secondary School 1968-1970 alumni group donates two benches to school

The benches were purchased with net proceeds from the group’s recent 50-year reunion

BVCS Bazaar

BVCS hosts afternoon and evening of fun, food and games to raise funds for the school.

‘It’s a very ambitious goal’: retrofits, EV infrastructure at heart of community emissions plan

The Town will be holding an open house in early March to hear from the public

Bra mishap focuses attention on underwear

Just another day in this cabin in the woods. I happened to…

  • Feb 12, 2020

Despite illness, continuing travels through Alberta

Lorraine trudges on with her virtual walk across the country even though she feels under the weather

  • Feb 12, 2020

Cut council some slack

The Sign Bylaw and others are there for a good reason

  • Jan 22, 2020

Out with self-care and in with grace

Marisca hopes the new word for 2020 is grace

Brenda ponders on cold weather pet care

Another log on the fire , dogs have been fed and a…

  • Jan 22, 2020

Eliminating late fees didn’t hurt library’s bottom line

It’s been a year since the Smithers Library went fine-free and the reception has been positive

Trying to keep busy during the cold

Lorraine takes advantage of being stuck inside

  • Jan 22, 2020

Hazelton aces their way to gold at Grade 8 girls volleyball zones

Smithers schools grab silver and bronze at Prince Rupert Middle School tournament

VIDEO AND STORY: Rampage v. Steelheads

Weir scores natural hat trick to take Rampage to first victory of CIHL season

Search crews looking for missing mushroom picker in Kispiox Valley

Wayne Morrison, 67, was reported missing last night

National Energy Board rejects federal review of Coastal GasLink pipeline

Project falls within provincial jurisdiction, board rules

Housing affordability in Northern B.C. sees slight improvements: report

Higher paying jobs mitigating effects of increased housing prices, Realtor says

NDP to start candidate search

Smithers Mayor Bachrach considers run to replace Nathan Cullen in Skeena-Bulkley Valley.