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Police report man sentenced to 14 days jail

Police report man sentenced to 14 days jail

A drunk male tried to flee, but was caught, held in custody, charged for obstructing a police officer, and sentenced to 14 days in jail.
Stakeholders discuss diversifying the Houston economy

Stakeholders discuss diversifying the Houston economy

Nearly 60 stakeholders attended a community transition meeting last Wednesday to discuss the HFP closure and a plan for Houston.

Transition team to help community move forward

Houston council is partnering with a Community Transition Team to help Houston move forward after the closure of Houston Forest Products.
B.C. trying to revive climate program

B.C. trying to revive climate program

B.C. reaches out to U.S. states and the clean energy industry to keep its greenhouse gas reduction goals in sight
Coleman still pumped for LNG despite report's caution

Coleman still pumped for LNG despite report's caution

Think tank warns B.C. needs 'realistic expectations' on hoped-for natural gas bonanza
Premier Clark offers Island highway work, LNG prospects

Premier Clark offers Island highway work, LNG prospects

Christy Clark's announcements woo a region of the province that has been alienated from the B.C. Liberal government
B.C. considers booze in grocery stores

B.C. considers booze in grocery stores

Public 'loud and clear' but considering 'store within a store' with separate staff to sell booze, MLA John Yap says
How can local contractors benefit from development in the B.C. north?

How can local contractors benefit from development in the B.C. north?

Local business is getting equipped and connected to take part in the major projects planned for the B.C. north.
Police arrest a male with a knife

Police arrest a male with a knife

Police fought with and arrested a male with a knife on Pearson Road after 12:15 a.m. Oct. 19.
Community in shock over pending mill closure

Community in shock over pending mill closure

The Houston community was shocked last Thursday afternoon to hear of the pending closure of Houston Forest Products (HFP).