Year: 2013

Law planned to freeze MLA seats
Bill would cap legislature at 85 seats, protect rural constituencies regardless of population

Tom Fletcher / November 25, 2013

National fitness day proposed
B.C. senator Nancy Greene Raine and MP John Weston call for action to stop "epidemic of obesity" among youth

Tom Fletcher / November 25, 2013

Sinopec, others join B.C. LNG hunt
Companies from China, India and Japan join global investors checking out gas export potential of North Coast

Tom Fletcher / November 25, 2013

Premier Clark pitches LNG to Asia
Biggest trade mission yet to China, Japan and Korea leaves as new warning issued about environmental impact on Kitimat area

Tom Fletcher / November 21, 2013

Double police report
One semi truck rear-ended another on Nov. 3, rolling downhill into the other semi truck because of a mechanical issue.

Jackie Lieuwen / November 19, 2013

FAMILY Donation
McEwan's donated a wheelchair last week to the Pleasant Valley Village, in loving memory of their “nan” Marian McEwan.

Wire Service / November 19, 2013

FLU Shot
Flu shots started last week and are available this week at the Houston Health Centre Nov. 20, 21, 27.

Wire Service / November 19, 2013

PROVINCIAL Competitors
Houston Christian School co-ed volleyball team is competing in the B.C. Boys Provincial Tournament in Duncan this weekend.

Wire Service / November 19, 2013

Pool closes because of bacteria
The leisure pool at the Houston Leisure Facility was closed last week because of bacteria found in the water.

Jackie Lieuwen / November 19, 2013

HFP workers need training
The Steelworkers Union is working with Houston Forest Products employees to help them make a smooth transition and get answers.

Jackie Lieuwen / November 19, 2013