Local News

UPDATE: Lightning reportedly caused 75 new wildfires in Cariboo Fire Centre

The Horsefly Lake fire is now a fire-of-note at 50 hectares

Northwest Fire Centre sees 17 new fire starts

Areas south and west of François Lake affected

  • Aug 1st, 2018

Shovel Lake wildfire continues to grow

The fire remains zero per cent contained

  • Aug 1st, 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

Houston athletes compete at B.C. Games

“It was an amazing experience,” says Houston player

  • Aug 1st, 2018

Houston seeks funding to complete projects

Projects include downtown revitalization and Hwy. 16 upgrades

  • Aug 1st, 2018

Area restriction order in effect northeast of Burns Lake

Shovel Lake wildfire has grown to about 2000 hectares

  • Jul 31st, 2018

Smoke from wildfires visible in Houston

Smoke prompts air quality advisory

Houston Loggers’ Sports bigger and better this year

Proceeds will support Houston Retirement Housing Society

  • Jul 25th, 2018

Improving Internet connectivity in rural Houston

Director Rob Newell says rural areas need to be better served

  • Jul 25th, 2018

Influx of used needles in Houston a topic at UBCM

District will ask province to consider restricting access to needles

  • Jul 25th, 2018

Coastal GasLink awards contract for camp near Burns Lake

Local residents to be consulted before location is picked

  • Jul 19th, 2018

Houston prepares for projected growth

Transportation Master Plan anticipates traffic increase

  • Jul 19th, 2018

Houston’s Pleasant Valley Plaza to host information session about bitcoin

Locals will have a chance to ask questions about the proposed farm

  • Jul 19th, 2018

Northwest firefighters deployed to eastern Canada

They will help with fire suppression efforts in Ontario and Quebec

  • Jul 19th, 2018

Work “well underway” for shared revenue in northwest B.C.

Resource Benefits Alliance developing proposal for the province

  • Jul 19th, 2018

Houston stabbing case matter adjourned

Youth was given more time to consult with counsel

  • Jul 19th, 2018

Downtown beautification plan moves forward

Council chooses contractor to develop the plan

  • Jul 11th, 2018

Houston council cancels boat launch project

Financial implications and construction window among concerns

  • Jul 11th, 2018

Lightning show

  • Jul 11th, 2018