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LB Paving awarded bid

Road work contract let LB Paving has been given the contract for…

  • Jun 14, 2019

Granisle celebrates its emergency services crews

Community members came out on June 2 to support the Granisle Emergency…

  • Jun 13, 2019

Smithers man receives two-year sentence for fatal car crash

Over a year after a fatal crash, a Smithers man has been sentenced to two years plus a day in jail.

Houston Farmer’s market helping locally

Everyone needs help some times, and everyone needs to eat to get…

  • Jun 12, 2019

District to boost fees for various services

Most increases meant to cover inflation

New regional district CAO starts on July 1

Curtis Helgesen has been hired as the new Chief Administrative Officer (CAO)…

Drone video shows massive protest in Hong Kong
Victoria council apologizes to veterans, will fund Remembrance Day
Raptors fans hope for Game 6 win as pressure mounts in NBA Finals
Expert panel recommends single-payer, universal pharmacare plan

Below normal snowpack level persists

Snow basin assessments for late May and early June show below normal…

Workin’ at the car wash

Looking beyond the classroom, Houston Secondary School intends to send a group…

  • Jun 12, 2019

District could increase bylaw enforcement

Currently being done by the fire department

A biking we will go…

The nice weather has brought out the bikes - Houston residents Kylie…

  • Jun 12, 2019

Tahltan reach benefits agreement over Seabridge’s massive KSM gold mine project

$308M agreement provides additional billions for Tahltan jobs, contracts

Logger sports in Houston

The third annual logger’s sports were held in Houston on June 8,…

  • Jun 10, 2019

Tiny soccer players

The ages 3-5 district soccer team practices on Mondays and Wednesdays at…

  • Jun 8, 2019

What do you do if you find baby wildlife all alone?

They’re cute and might be by themselves, but it doesn’t mean they’re abandoned, conservation says

Mushroom haul a cash cow for pickers, buyers

Following the wildfires, parts of the region have seen an explosion in…

Western Financial donates to school lunch program

On May 29 the staff of Western Financial, Support the Cause Walk…

  • Jun 6, 2019

Want to roller derby?

With an oval track, roller skates and five-person teams, roller derby is…

  • Jun 5, 2019

Roll over

Speed and alcohol are believed to be factors in the accident along…

  • Jun 5, 2019

Stumpage rate increase prospect causes worries

Forest industry already uncompetitive