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Business as usual for new road maintenance company

But faster snow clearing now required

Planning underway to ease wildfire danger

A $1 million project could reach into 2022

Skating competition moves to Smithers

Lack of ice means it can’t be held here

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Sportsnet cuts ties with Don Cherry
Hong Kong police shoot protester in the street
Metis veterans receive long-awaited recognition for Second World War contributions
Surgical objects left in patients on the rise in Canada

Coastal GasLink employment, spending figures some months away

Project only now beginning to ramp up for next year construction start

National Newspapers Week backs media amid ‘fake news’ fears

Amid anxieties that online news is pushing newspapers to extinction, dailies and…

Forestry, pipelines top the agenda at Burns Lake forum

Six of eight candidates participated in the Sept. 26 Chamber of Commerce event

Toy lending program

The Houston Link to Learning has a toy lending program available in…

  • Oct 3, 2019

Coastal GasLink to meet with Houston council

Issues connected to pipeline construction to be discussed

Spruce beetles a growing concern, government says

Many forest stands in parts of the Bulkley-Nechako region are vulnerable to…

District of Houston public works director passes away

Flags lowered to half mast in memory of Paul Gordon

District inviting bids for new rescue truck

Will replace one that’s a 2000 model

We need a rototiller

The Houston Community Garden held their fall harvest BBQ last week, Sept.…

  • Oct 2, 2019

Downtown improvements contemplated for next year

Would continue District’s longterm objectives

Houston declared ‘age friendly’

Steps taken to improve quality of life for seniors

Farewell farmer’s market

The Houston Farmer Market organized by Houston Link to Learning wrapped up…

  • Oct 2, 2019

Ferry service essential to community, labour board hears

Residents hope the regular service of the Francois Lake ferry can be…

Governments blast NDP over funds switch

Local leaders criticized the provincial government following its announcement that funds would…