Local News

Lawsuit involving American hunter killed near Burns Lake to proceed

Jeffrey Cooper was bear hunting when he was shot by a guide

  • Nov 8th, 2017

Constitutional challenge in polygamy case delayed

Legal process for fundamentalist Mormon leader found guilty of polygamy grinds to a halt.

Carols and cookies at Cottonwood Manor
Santa visits the Houston Public Library
Battle of the bucks
Buy-Low Foods busy on grand opening

Witness in Victoria court case admits to previous killings

The man was a paid agent of the RCMP, who say they had no evidence to back up the confessions

Coastal GasLink relocates route plan

Proposed new route would be closer to Colleymount Road

  • Nov 7th, 2017

Condition of Health Centre sidewalk

Repairs to sidewalk entrance soon

Kelowna man convicted of fraud for scamming former Google executive

“If it sounds too good to be true, it usually is.”

Building variance granted on Fifteenth Street

Accessory building exceeds maximum height, error of District of Houston staff.

  • Nov 1st, 2017

Buy-Low Foods hires 35 people

Grocery stores will open first week of December

New Hwy. 16 bus system expands

There will be no connection between segments

  • Nov 1st, 2017

School trip not endorsed due to terrorism fear

Bulkley Valley School District 54 chooses not to endorse trip to Europe because of terrorism fear.

VIDEO: Fraudster hits Smithers area

Businesses in the Northwest are told to beware a fraudster using fake credit card.

Former Surrey MP Gurmant Grewal running for BC Liberal leadership

Grewal says he’s running on an ‘experienced, successful’ track record

  • Oct 26th, 2017

Search ends for Frances Brown

Smithers RCMP announce end to search for Brown, who went missing mushroom picking Oct. 14

  • Oct 23rd, 2017

VIDEO: Wildlife centre reminds people to be bear aware

Bear cubs admitted to centre after mothers put down