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Lightning ignites seven wildfires in the Northwest Fire Centre

Crews are fighting flames near Smithers and Rosswood

Nyibegh war canoe

Over 60 people participated in the ParticiapACTIONcommunity Better Challenge Event. The event…

  • Jun 27, 2019

No curbside recycling in Houston anytime soon

There won’t be curbside recycling in Houston anytime soon. Following an extensive…

Trudeau on Trans Mountain and climate action
Documents shed light on seniors poverty figures used by federal Liberals
Money Monitor: Summer travel deals require flexibility
Study says rents in most cities are unaffordable for lower-income earners

Give Trudeau to the United States

Editor: In my opinion Canada has the worst leadership it’s every had.…

  • Jun 26, 2019

Houston’s water meets or exceeds national standards

Plans are to decommission aging Well No. 2

DFO announces openings for fresh water chinook

Opportunities are few between widespread closures throughout Skeena watershed

National Indigenous Peoples Day in Houston

On June 20 the Dze L K’ant Friendship Centre has partnered with…

  • Jun 25, 2019

Better internet top concern for RDBN residents

The Regional District of Bulkley-Nechako (RDBN) should be addressing internet and cellular…

Houston Secondary School graduation

Houston Secondary School (HSS) has 38 graduates. Only 36 participated in the…

  • Jun 24, 2019

B.C. Maxim Cover Girl semi-finalist victorious despite second-place finish

Brandi Hansen says her main goal was to spread an empowering message to others

Club buys mountain bikes for community use

Exercise and club growth are twin goals

Cut stumpage, keep people working, says Rustad

Reducing the carbon tax and stumpage fees might help out struggling forestry…

Treasure hunt promoting tourism in Houston

Been driving too long, need to stretch your legs? Well Houston offers…

  • Jun 19, 2019

Fish ban plan on ice for now

Bulkley, Morice closures were on the table

Family frustrated Terrace dad with advanced cancer must wait weeks for treatment

‘We can see his health declining every day,’ daughter says

Mill undergoing four-week shutdown

Canfor closing other mills as well

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