Marisca Bakker

Time to let go for BC bears, otters, bobcat

Northern Lights Wildlife shelter near Smithers set to release orphaned animals this spring.

CT scanner to aid Houston and area patients

Scanner approved for Bulkley Valley District Hospital in Smithers

Child development centre gets federal grant

Ottawa rejected the Child Development Centre’s application but then had second thoughts.

Digital mammography service open in Smithers

Successful advocacy to upgrade mammography service and avoid moving services to Terrace…

Digital mammography service open in Smithers

Successful advocacy to keep mammography service in Smithers celebrated.

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.

Bulkley Valley nature diary now available

BV Naturalists complete book about valley, describing natural events with illustrations each week.

First nation leaders call for an end to fish farms

Five delegates from the North visit a fish farm on the south coast.

SD 54 to draft policy on international travel

The Bulkley Valley school board is taking measures to ensure students’ safety…

SD 54 to draft policy on international travel

Bulkley Valley school board to look at each trip request on a case by case basis.

B.C. search groups mobilize for missing mushroom picker

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

Day one of Missing and Murdered Indigenous Women and Girls Inquiry

Commission hears stories from family members of missing and murdered women in Smithers.

Smithers store helps Houston horses

The BC SPCA took 53 animals, including 18 horses, 18 large and small-breed dogs, 15 birds and two cats from a rural property east of Houston