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Six cattle killed on Hungry Hill

After a brief closure Friday the highway is now open to traffic.

Three incumbent councillors re-elected in Houston

Houston mayor and director of Electoral Area G re-elected by acclamation

  • Oct 21st, 2018

Six cattle killed on Hungry Hill

After a brief closure Friday the highway is now open to traffic.

Record-breaking $113 million Lotto Max jackpot up for grabs

This is Canada’s highest top prize offering ever and includes 53 Max Millions

  • Oct 19th, 2018

Smithers guide attacked by grizzly bear

The incident was deemed a “defensive attack” by conservation officers

Conservatives demand 'action' on ISIL returnees in Canada
Small businesses urge end to rotating strikes at Canada Post
Relief expressed as Bruce McArthur waives preliminary hearing
New Vancouver mayor says he's ready to take on challenges

Unist’ot’en camp stands firm after Coastal GasLink gets green light

“Our answer is still no,” says the camp’s spokesperson

  • Oct 17th, 2018

Dates for networking opportunities not determined yet: Coastal GasLink

Coastal GasLink plans to connect northern B.C. residents with prime contractors

  • Oct 17th, 2018

Houston aims to improve emergency response

The district only has two emergency support services personnel

  • Oct 17th, 2018

Tolko to curtail operations at Northern B.C. mill

100 employees to be directly affected by the decision at Quesnel’s Quest Wood Lumber Mill

Remembering Lejac residential school

Lejac residential school survivor walks in honour of survivors and in memory of those who did not

New tool to help Houston fight drug addiction

A Narcotics Anonymous group has been holding weekly meetings

  • Oct 10th, 2018

District of Houston aims to reopen ice arena by Oct. 29

However, there could still be further delays

  • Oct 10th, 2018

Canfor sawmill workers ready to strike in Houston

We had the assistance of a mediator and we didn’t make any headway: Union

  • Oct 10th, 2018

Updated flu vaccines to be available at the end of October

Influenza A (H3N2) and B strains have been updated this year

  • Oct 10th, 2018

Houston candidates share top priorities

Councillors were asked about Houston’s biggest challenges

  • Oct 10th, 2018

New Canfor sign

  • Oct 10th, 2018