Priyanka Ketkar

Houston Link to Learning

Houston Link to Learning gets a $21,700 provincial grant

The BC Community Gaming Grant announces a total of 1,400 recipients

Houston Link to Learning
Several forestry companies undertake spraying of the glyphosate herbicide to logged areas after seedlings are replanted. (Doug Pitt/Natural Resources Canada/Black Press Media file photo)

Wild berry picking — not a good idea

New research warns wild berries unfit for human consumption

Several forestry companies undertake spraying of the glyphosate herbicide to logged areas after seedlings are replanted. (Doug Pitt/Natural Resources Canada/Black Press Media file photo)
LDN (file photo)

Choose peace over war

I was maybe in high school and I remember watching the Israel-Palestine…

LDN (file photo)
Food bank. (Kelly Spurway photo/Lakes District News)

Houston Salvation Army expands food bank appointments

Two food bank appointments per month starting June

Food bank. (Kelly Spurway photo/Lakes District News)
HSS students celebrate Mental Health Week 2021. (Submitted/Houston Today)

Houston Secondary School celebrates mental health week

Houston Secondary School’s (HSS) student leadership group organized Mental Health week in…

HSS students celebrate Mental Health Week 2021. (Submitted/Houston Today)
RDBN file photo

RDBN’s partnership with CityWest to increase connectivity

The Regional District of Bulkley Nechako is going into a partnership agreement…

RDBN file photo
SD 54. (Houston Today File photo)

SD 54 receives over $1.6 million in provincial funding

Funding to go towards school improvements

SD 54. (Houston Today File photo)
The Topley 4-H club received a donation for a larger event this year from the Bulkley Valley Credit Union's Houston branch. (Bulkley Valley Credit Union photo/Houston Today)

Topley 4-H club to expand on this year’s annual event

Receive funding from Bulkley Valley Credit Union and Dungate Community Forest

The Topley 4-H club received a donation for a larger event this year from the Bulkley Valley Credit Union's Houston branch. (Bulkley Valley Credit Union photo/Houston Today)
Fire Townhouse Houston. (Angelique Houlihan photo/Houston Today)

VIDEO: Townhouse devoured by fire in Houston

No injuries but property completely destroyed

Fire Townhouse Houston. (Angelique Houlihan photo/Houston Today)
Houston Mountain Bike Association has partnered with Pawsome Adventures to loan bikes to community members. (Miake Elliott photo/Houston Today)

Houston residents can enjoy loaned bikes again

Bike library to help keep community active

Houston Mountain Bike Association has partnered with Pawsome Adventures to loan bikes to community members. (Miake Elliott photo/Houston Today)
The two billboards for the Cow Moose Sign project arrived in Topley last week with Justin Cradock, owner of Pitbull Trucking Ltd. and the area is now getting prepared for installation. (Dan Simmons photo/Houston Today)

Cow Moose sign project billboards arrive in Topley

Two billboards for the Cow Moose Sign project have arrived in Topley…

The two billboards for the Cow Moose Sign project arrived in Topley last week with Justin Cradock, owner of Pitbull Trucking Ltd. and the area is now getting prepared for installation. (Dan Simmons photo/Houston Today)
Vaccine. (Priyanka Ketkar photo/Lakes District News)

Register on Get Vaccinated site for second dose

Health officials urging everyone, including those with first dose to register

Vaccine. (Priyanka Ketkar photo/Lakes District News)
The Amphitheatre and Jamie Baxter Park were spray painted in Houston in an act of vandalism. (Submitted/Houston Today)

Spray paint vandalism in Houston

RCMP sees rise in vandalism in the area

The Amphitheatre and Jamie Baxter Park were spray painted in Houston in an act of vandalism. (Submitted/Houston Today)
CGL’s graphic of the month showing planned activity for summer. (CGL update/Lakes District News)

Coastal GasLink reaches 692 km pipe delivery milestone

2 new COVID cases linked with pipeline accomodations

CGL’s graphic of the month showing planned activity for summer. (CGL update/Lakes District News)
Pete and Betty Liewen moving to Abbotsford from Houston in 2021. (Ena Grooth photo/Houston Today)

Grand farewell for Houston’s finest two

Pete and Betty Lieuwen’s move brings together community

Pete and Betty Liewen moving to Abbotsford from Houston in 2021. (Ena Grooth photo/Houston Today)
The soft opening of the nature centre at the Buck Creek CANFOR hatchery took place mid-April. (Angelique Houlihan photo/Houston Today)

Houston hatchery and nature centre’s upcoming events

The conservation group to host summer students this year

The soft opening of the nature centre at the Buck Creek CANFOR hatchery took place mid-April. (Angelique Houlihan photo/Houston Today)
A truck cleaning up road debris post-winter. (Houston Today file photo)

Lakes District Maintenance wraps up winter activities

Sees higher road traffic despite travel restrictions

A truck cleaning up road debris post-winter. (Houston Today file photo)
B.C.’s public health restrictions on non-essential travel are reinforced by orders effective April 23, 2021 to stay within your own regional health authority except for essential travel such as work and medical appointments. (B.C. government)

COVID-19 non-essential travel ban in B.C. until May 25

Violators will be charged $575 fines

B.C.’s public health restrictions on non-essential travel are reinforced by orders effective April 23, 2021 to stay within your own regional health authority except for essential travel such as work and medical appointments. (B.C. government)
BCWS is conducting a prescribed burn between Buck Flats Road and the Morice Forest Service Road. (Angelique Houlihan photo/Houston Today)

Prescribed burn between Buck Flats and Morice Forest Service roads

To take place anytime until end of May

BCWS is conducting a prescribed burn between Buck Flats Road and the Morice Forest Service Road. (Angelique Houlihan photo/Houston Today)
RDBN. (Priyanka Ketkar photo/Lakes District News)

What are the RDBN’s Emergency Preparedness programs?

Regional district promotes Emergency Preparedness week

RDBN. (Priyanka Ketkar photo/Lakes District News)