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Heat wave causing haze on the horizon. (Priyanka Ketkar photo/Houston Today)

Haze over Houston skies not smoke yet, says Northwest Fire Centre

Houston residents have been seeing a sort of a haze in the…

Heat wave causing haze on the horizon. (Priyanka Ketkar photo/Houston Today)
The BC SPCA is urging pet owners to not leave their pets in parked vehicles even with a slightly-open window. (BC SPCA photo/Lakes District News)

Pets and hot vehicles a dangerous mix, says BC SPCA

Warns pet owners to not leave pets in cars

The BC SPCA is urging pet owners to not leave their pets in parked vehicles even with a slightly-open window. (BC SPCA photo/Lakes District News)
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Stay cool Houston! Dangerous heat wave headed our way, warns Enviornment Canada

A dangerous heat wave is headed towards Northern regions of British Columbia…

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A map of the affected area by the fire ban. (BCWS photo/Lakes District News)

Northwest Fire Centre open fire prohibition starting Friday

Ban to remain in place until October 15

A map of the affected area by the fire ban. (BCWS photo/Lakes District News)
England from Smithers showing off his fish while his mom, who works for DFO was helping. (Cindy Verbeek photo/Houston Today)

Fry release event in Houston — A success

The A Rocha Buck Creek Canfor hatchery’s annual fry release event was…

England from Smithers showing off his fish while his mom, who works for DFO was helping. (Cindy Verbeek photo/Houston Today)
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Houston crime rate has not increased, said Houston detachment commander

A detailed report expected next month to give the actual picture

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Closures came into effect on June 15 and June 16 in some regions. (Black Press File Photo)

Local watersheds close recreational salmon fishing

The Skeena River Watershed, Bulkley river and Babine river will have closures…

Closures came into effect on June 15 and June 16 in some regions. (Black Press File Photo)
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Over 70% respondents say Northern BC ready to welcome overnight stays

Survey finds Northern BC residents’ perceptions over tourism

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A Pacific Salmon Foundation grant of $3,000 is going towards the tree plantations. (Cindy Verbeek photo/Houston Today)

550 trees planted in Houston through A Rocha

Houston Christian School students and volunteers help with the tree planting

A Pacific Salmon Foundation grant of $3,000 is going towards the tree plantations. (Cindy Verbeek photo/Houston Today)
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Bulkley Valley Credit Union announces finalists for legacy project donation

Community can vote for one of the three finalists from each area

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Jason Steinke photo/Lakes District News
Scott Richmond will be starting as the new vice principal for HSS and TSE. (Submitted/Houston Today)

Houston gets a new vice principal

Scott Richmond takes over from Dwayne Anderson who moved to Smithers

Scott Richmond will be starting as the new vice principal for HSS and TSE. (Submitted/Houston Today)
Currently the Houston station has 16 paramedics, two ambulances and one community paramedic vehicle. (File photo)

Retirement of longtime paramedics worries Houston community

“No loss of service,” assures BC Emergency Health Services

Currently the Houston station has 16 paramedics, two ambulances and one community paramedic vehicle. (File photo)
Silent auction paintings for Granisle seniors. (Shirley Plugboer photo/Lakes District News)

Silent auction for Granisle seniors

Local artists come together to raise funds

Silent auction paintings for Granisle seniors. (Shirley Plugboer photo/Lakes District News)
Lincolns Sparrow. (Frank McDonald photo/Houston Today)

Bird Blitz records 108 species in the Houston area

Breaks its own record on participation

Lincolns Sparrow. (Frank McDonald photo/Houston Today)
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District of Houston gets $25,000 towards poverty reduction

District of Houston, along with two other northern communities will be receiving…

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HSS Pride Week 2021 (Ton Tran photo/Houston Today)

Houston Secondary School hosts first ever school-wide pride event

Houston Secondary School’s (HSS) leadership team has been hard at work this…

HSS Pride Week 2021 (Ton Tran photo/Houston Today)
Benson crossing file photo

Rail safety concerns continue to ring through the North

Provincial grant for Benson crossing to help Houston

Benson crossing file photo
Skeena River water is extremely high in Houston. (Laura Blackwell photo/Houston Today)

Flood Watch issued for Houston

Skeena River’s condition upgraded from High Streamflow Advisory

Skeena River water is extremely high in Houston. (Laura Blackwell photo/Houston Today)
Roger Groot talking with Jeremy Rouw about the successful work that has been done on his land over the past several years to stabilize the banks, save his fields and create spawning habitat. (Cindy Verbeek photo/Houston Today)

9,000 willows planted along Bulkley River in Houston

The planting and restoration to help Salmon stocks

Roger Groot talking with Jeremy Rouw about the successful work that has been done on his land over the past several years to stabilize the banks, save his fields and create spawning habitat. (Cindy Verbeek photo/Houston Today)