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Evacuation order for Fraser Lake fire lifted

The state of emergency and evacuation order related to the fire burning…

Concern of wind change near Fraser Lake fire

A wind change later in the day on May 12 might pose…

Evacuation ordered amid Fraser Lake fire

Fire grew to 260 hectares in size

“High danger” for Houston fire risk

The recent warm weather enjoyed by Houston residents has brought an increased…

New email scam targets BC Hydro customers

A new type of scam is targeting customers of BC Hydro. Scammers…

RDBN in good financial health, audit shows

The Regional District of Bulkley-Nechako (RDBN) is in good financial health, according…

Overwintering fires linger amid snowmelt

Despite the recent cool temperatures and melting snow leaving patches of wet…

RDBN pushes local food in new grant program

As summer approaches, food producers are readying to grow and provide more…

Charges dropped against anti-pipeline protesters

Criminal contempt charges against 14 people who were arrested at an anti-pipeline…

Farm to School coming into Bulkley Valley

A provincial organization that wants to make it easier for children to…

$1,000 fine for eating and driving just hype

Recent online rumours saying that in May Canadians could be fined $1,000…

Resource Benefits Alliance hires project manager

The new project manager for the Northwest British Columbia Resource Benefits Alliance…

Snowpack level decreases for Burns Lake area

Snowpack assessments for early April reveal lower levels for northwestern British Columbia…

Caribou habitat pacts endanger jobs, critics say

Draft agreements reached in March on protecting vulnerable caribou herds are good…

New CAO to start mid-May, RDBN hopes

The Regional District of Bulkley-Nechako (RDBN) hopes to find a new Chief…

Truth and Reconciliation Day costs $10 million

At least $10 million is budgeted for the new statutory holiday on…

Pipeline work to start in 2020, CGL says

Work on the Coastal GasLink (CGL) project in the Burns Lake area…

Snowpack mixed bag for region

As the snow begins to melt, official assessments of the winter snowpack…

Giesbrecht trial hears final arguments

The trial of Burns Lake resident Albert Giesbrecht resumed on March 25,…

Canfor, Babine mills take in burned timber

They might look charred and useless, but some of the burned trees…