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Pacific Northwest Music Festival cancelled for 2020 season

Refunds will be issued to participants and sponsors

B.C. child actor Jacob Tremblay helps release rehabilitated seal pups

One of the marine mammals was named Ja-cod in the young celebrity’s honour

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Silverthorne Elementary School held its annual Christmas concert Dec. 17. Parents and…

  • Dec 25, 2019

Away in a mango

The Houston Christian School (HCS) held its Christmas concert on Dec. 17.…

  • Dec 25, 2019

Kentucky Derby in Houston

The Houston Figure Skating Club held a Kentucky Derby Themed ladies auction…

  • Nov 27, 2019
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PV Plaza holds painting night

The Pleasant Valley Plaza, in Houston held a fun and entertaining evening…

  • Oct 9, 2019

RDBN emissions increased in 2018

Greenhouse gas emissions (GHG) from services of the Regional District of Bulkley-Nechako…

Story of Wet’suwet’en Chief Alfred Joseph being told

Song of the Earth on Chief Gisday’wa will be launched in Hagwilget

Joy for Jam

Jam with Joy was happening every Friday evening at the Houston Public…

  • Mar 20, 2019

B.C. song serenades Lionel Richie, Luke Bryan, Katy Perry on American Idol

Vancouver Island singer-songwriter Jesse Roper calls the experience ‘pretty surreal’

Houston art show

PV Plaza hosted Houston’s very own art exhibition on Feb. 28. There…

  • Mar 6, 2019


Carolfest a youthful celebration of holiday music

Farewell to Tom

An open house was held last week at Countrywide Printing and Stationery.…

  • Dec 12, 2018

Houston’s 16th Annual Cheesecake Cafe

The Cheesecake Cafe has been happening for 16 years, this is the…

  • Dec 12, 2018

Houston performs at Carolfest

Houston youth from Houston Secondary School attended Smithers Carolfest last Wednesday, Dec.…

  • Dec 12, 2018

BC’s history with railways in new book

Iron Road West contains 500 historical illustrations and a story about the Northwest’s armoured train

Cool ceiling

The ceiling at the Houston Secondary School has a display with cool…

  • Nov 7, 2018

Houston’s jail and bail event raises over $11,000

The money raised will help fund pediatric cancer research

  • Oct 10, 2018