Local News

Evacuation orders rescinded entirely south of Burns Lake

Evacuation alerts remain in effect

  • Sep 13th, 2018

Open burning prohibitions rescinded in northwest B.C.

Category two and category three open burning now allowed

  • Sep 12th, 2018
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

Nadina Lake and Verdun Mountain fires 40 per cent contained

Island Lake Fire not expected to grow further

  • Sep 12th, 2018

Evacuation order for Island Lake Fire rescinded

An area restriction order remains in place

  • Sep 12th, 2018

Early season cold snap beginning today in Houston: Environment Canada

Temperatures could drop 10 C below normal over the next few days

Area restriction order in effect for Crown land near Nadina Lake Fire

Evacuation alert partially rescinded for this fire

  • Sep 11th, 2018

Beautiful young hawk

  • Sep 12th, 2018

Houston rural director seeks re-election

Rob Newell shares the key issues he would like to focus if re-elected

  • Sep 12th, 2018

Sullivan Motors helps out

  • Sep 12th, 2018

Too soon to assess timber damage: province

Over 70,000 hectares of Morice TSA fall within perimeters of wildfires

  • Sep 12th, 2018

Hunting regulations may be considered south of Burns Lake: province

Current area restriction orders apply to anyone hunting during open season

  • Sep 11th, 2018

Houston youth fails to attend hearing related to pre-grad party stabbing case

A warrant has been issued for his arrest

  • Sep 10th, 2018

Better northwestern B.C. cell service wanted

UBCM action called crucial for health and safety of travellers

Campfire ban rescinded throughout Northwest Fire Centre

Category two and category three open fires remain prohibited

  • Sep 11th, 2018

“Unusual” bear attack south of Burns Lake

Bear that attacked dog and woman still hasn’t been located

  • Sep 10th, 2018

Portion of evacuation orders rescinded south of Burns Lake

More evacuated residents able to return home today

  • Sep 10th, 2018