Flavio Nienow

Ann Marie Hak photo                                District of Houston council chambers and municipal office.

Three employees of Houston earn over $75,000

Houston mayor earned $15,783

Ann Marie Hak photo                                District of Houston council chambers and municipal office.
According to the Regional District of Bulkley-Nechako, there’s no firm plan for a potential evacuation in the Houston area.

What is the local evacuation plan?

How would local governments respond to an emergency?

According to the Regional District of Bulkley-Nechako, there’s no firm plan for a potential evacuation in the Houston area.

Missing Telkwa cyclist found dead

Sean David Kuntz had been reported missing last month

As of last week, the total Skeena sockeye return estimate was 419,000, which is even lower than the pre-season estimate of 590,000 sockeye.

Sockeye return lower than expected

The total sockeye return estimate was 419,000 last week

As of last week, the total Skeena sockeye return estimate was 419,000, which is even lower than the pre-season estimate of 590,000 sockeye.
Fire danger rating in Houston “high”

Fire danger rating in Houston “high”

Public urged to use caution with any outdoor burning

Fire danger rating in Houston “high”

High use of restraints in northern BC

Northern Health’s use of restraints is three times higher than the national average

New bill would prohibit oil tankers from carrying crude and ‘persistent oils’ as cargo from stopping, loading or unloading at ports or marine installations along B.C.’s north coast and Haida Gwaii.

Liberals introduce oil-tanker ban bill

The bill would ban most tankers carrying crude oil along B.C.’s north coast

New bill would prohibit oil tankers from carrying crude and ‘persistent oils’ as cargo from stopping, loading or unloading at ports or marine installations along B.C.’s north coast and Haida Gwaii.

MLAs need to work together for revenue sharing agreement

The Northwest B.C. Resource Benefits Alliance (RBA) is urging newly-elected MLAs in…

Tour de Rock vlog episode 1: The Observatory Hill

Tour de Rock vlog episode 1: The Observatory Hill

Black Press media rider Arnold Lim, tests his hill biking four years after his last foray with the Cops for Cancer, Tour de Rock.

Tour de Rock vlog episode 1: The Observatory Hill

Imperial Metals becomes sole owner of Huckleberry

Imperial Metals Corporation has become the sole owner of the Huckleberry Mine.

What will happen with Huckleberry?

It’s been over a year since the Huckleberry Mine suspended its pit operations as declining world demand saw copper prices plummet.

RCMP warns of CRA fraud

a number of citizens in the area have received phone calls or e-mails from sources identifying themselves as CRA affiliates.

Regional District’s boundary expansion

The Regional District of Bulkley-Nechako (RDBN) is moving forward with its proposed boundary expansion.

Opinions divided over Pacific NorthWest LNG’s approval

The federal government has approved construction of Pacific NorthWest LNG

TransCanada conducting filed work south of Houston

TransCanada’s Coastal GasLink is currently conducting field work south of Houston.

Northwest constituents weigh in on electoral reform

The large majority of Skeena-Bulkley Valley constituents said they would like Canada to have a proportional voting system.

Deaf persons can now use a 9-1-1 text service

Deaf, deaf-blind, hard-of-hearing or speech impaired (DHHSI) persons will now be able to contact 9-1-1 through a specialized text service.

Authorization needed to collect firewood

As the evenings begin to get cooler, many British Columbians will start lighting their fireplaces or wood stoves

Fuel management burns happening in Houston

Houston residents might notice some smoke in the sky over the next few weeks

Huckleberry Mine workers

The approximately 200 workers that had been kept on to mill stockpiled ore lost their jobs on Aug. 31, 2016.