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Scammers target seniors

Sophisticated methods employed

Skeena First Nations push for full closure of recreational fishery

Eight First Nations on the Skeena River watershed say DFO’s chinook restrictions isn’t enough

Distraught mother pleads for help finding missing son

Colten Fleury is believed to have been spotted hitchhiking near Witset on his way to Prince Rupert.

  • Jun 11th, 2018
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Pipeline protesters defy order to leave 'Camp Cloud'
BC Games' Athletes Corner: What's your favourite pump up song?
It's the 49th anniversary of the moon landing
Grizzly bear gets a little too closer to Squamish kayaker

Motion passes to start long Bulkley Valley District Hospital replacement process

Smithers mayor forms hospital board motion to make new hospital a priority for Smithers.

No charges in police shooting deaths of Granisle mother and son

RCMP officer’s actions justified in report including Molotov cocktails and guns in 2016 incident.

Houston Bioblitz beats last year’s count

The event documents the Upper Bulkley Watershed’s biodiversity

  • Jun 6th, 2018

Houston gains new bus service

Service implemented as Greyhound departs northern B.C.

  • Jun 6th, 2018

Plans for Huckleberry camp still on track

TransCanada abandons plans for camp near Burns Lake

  • Jun 6th, 2018

Debit accepted on new BC Bus North

After first announcing a credit card would be needed, debit accepted as riders get on Hwy 16 bus.

Bitcoin farm in Houston one step closer to reality

It’s still unclear how many jobs would be created

  • May 30th, 2018

Topley’s new fire hall close to completion

The $300,000 project is the culmination of years of hard work

  • May 30th, 2018

Warm weather increases fire danger in Houston

Environment Canada models suggest warmer than normal summer

  • May 30th, 2018

Flooding in Houston

  • May 23rd, 2018

Houston dogs cause trouble in April

Majority of bylaw complaints involved dogs

  • May 23rd, 2018

Houston floodwaters recede

Further rises in water levels are not anticipated

  • May 23rd, 2018

Houston formalizes council-staff interactions

CAO’s performance to be measured each year

  • May 23rd, 2018

SD54 draft budget has enrolement numbers rising

Architecture meeting for ideas on new Walnut Park school

Bulkley Valley tourist industry adjusts to salmon closure

Businesses maintain philosophy of cooperation and enthusiasm as tourists begin arriving in Smithers.

  • May 17th, 2018

Employer health tax may strain local governments

RDBN on the hook for an extra $24,000 by 2020