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Nancy Aldoff, provincial professional practice leader for BC Cancer’s Screening Mammography Program, describes the new digital mammography unit in Bulkley Valley District Hospital. (Marisca Bakker photo)

Digital mammography service open in Smithers

Successful advocacy to keep mammography service in Smithers celebrated.

Nancy Aldoff, provincial professional practice leader for BC Cancer’s Screening Mammography Program, describes the new digital mammography unit in Bulkley Valley District Hospital. (Marisca Bakker photo)
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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.

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Bulkley Valley nature diary now available

Bulkley Valley nature diary now available

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

Bulkley Valley nature diary now available
Five first nation chiefs from the North visited a fish farm in southern B.C. (Submitted photo)

First nation leaders call for an end to fish farms

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

Five first nation chiefs from the North visited a fish farm in southern B.C. (Submitted photo)
Bulkley Valley school board creates policy to ensure safety of students while travelling abroad.

SD 54 to draft policy on international travel

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

Bulkley Valley school board creates policy to ensure safety of students while travelling abroad.
SD 54 to draft policy on international travel

SD 54 to draft policy on international travel

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

SD 54 to draft policy on international travel
A search dog and his handler from Williams Lake wait for their ride into the bush to help look for Frances Brown. (Marisca Bakker photo)

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.

A search dog and his handler from Williams Lake wait for their ride into the bush to help look for Frances Brown. (Marisca Bakker photo)
A sacred fire burns during the community hearings. (Marisca Bakker photo)

Day one of Missing and Murdered Indigenous Women and Girls Inquiry

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

A sacred fire burns during the community hearings. (Marisca Bakker photo)
The BC SPCA has seized 53 animals

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

The BC SPCA has seized 53 animals