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District and Airport development society in disagreement over new apron

User group says there are safety hazards, and the district of Vanderhoof says otherwise.

Finding freedom in expression through painting

Vanderhoof painter talks about her love for painting and the difficult questions artists are faced with.

District of Vanderhoof upgrading council chambers

No information has been provided about the specifics of the project.

July update: 200 workers at CGL pipeline camp in Vanderhoof

District not providing information on total revenue being earned from renting land to TransCanada for CGL camp.

‘Erratic’ driver arrested on Highway 16 near Vanderhoof

A 23-year-old man from Calgary, Alberta, was arrested on July 6 and faces multiple charges.

Update: Woman arrested in ongoing homicide investigation in Prince George

Mounties are asking for public’s assistance in the case.

Youth voyageur canoeing program being developed in Vanderhoof

New Caledonia Paddlers Club are collaborating with SD91 and NVSS to develop the program.

COVID-19: 23 non-profits funded in northern B.C. through emergency support fund

Both Vanderhoof and Fraser Lake have received funding through United Way’s first round of allocations.

Vanderhoof man dead following two-vehicle collision on Canada Day

The incident occured on Highway 97C near Barnes Lake Road in Ashcroft.

Homicide investigation underway in Prince George

A 26-year-old woman has died as a result of stabbing.

Riverside Park and sani-dump now open in Vanderhoof

Mayor Gerry Thiessen made a Facebook post stating that with B.C. being in Phase 3, the province has allowed for the park’s reopening.

New RCMP detachment commander in Vanderhoof

Staff Sgt. Laurie Clarkson took over from Sgt. Rodney Guthrie in June.

Drugs seized in Fort St. James after police receive tip from the public

A 36-year-old male was arrested for allegedly trafficking drugs, after which he was released.

Vanderhoof receives funding for Riverside Park multi-use path project

The Ministry of Transport and Infrastruture announced $1.8 million in funding to six communities in northern B.C.

District working on audio options for public meetings of council

Mayor Gerry Thiessen said council is not currently considering video broadcast of meetings.

Barring public from open council meetings exceeded authority: B.C. Ombudsperson

A government order allowing municipal councils to bar the public from attending…

Vanderhoof’s Community Builder: Heather Floris, head nurse at St. John Hospital

Community Builder is a monthly sponsored post, courtesy of John Rustad, MLA Nechako Lakes. The article shines light on volunteers in the community.

Minor hockey coach sets up virtual meeting with Olympians to keep players engaged

Rebecca Johnson will be interacting with B.C.’s minor hockey players on June 25.

Fewer fans in the stands for Annual Sturgeon release due to pandemic

The event is usually bubbling with community members, and local elementary students who release the fish into the Nechako River.