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Sasha Striegler Iannone holding the sign that says LGBTQ2S+ for Black Lives Matter, during a protest held in Vanderhoof this year. (Aman Parhar/Omineca Express)

LGBTQ2S+ residents reach out to Mayor for conversation around recognition and inclusivity

Local leaders have shown “firm support” for marker of LGBTQ2S+ solidarity, resident says.

Sasha Striegler Iannone holding the sign that says LGBTQ2S+ for Black Lives Matter, during a protest held in Vanderhoof this year. (Aman Parhar/Omineca Express)
A vehicle incident has closed Highway 16 at Noon-La Rd near Vanderhoof Tuesday, Nov. 10. (DriveBC map)
A vehicle incident has closed Highway 16 at Noon-La Rd near Vanderhoof Tuesday, Nov. 10. (DriveBC map)
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Northern B.C. sees it’s first all-girls hockey league

The Female ‘A’ North Zone partnership consists of Prince George, Williams Lake, North East and the North West District.

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B.C. doctors encourage patients to reach out for telephone or online care during the COVID-19 pandemic. (Unsplash)

How was your virtual care experience through the Omineca Medical Clinic?

The clinic has an online survey for patients in the region

B.C. doctors encourage patients to reach out for telephone or online care during the COVID-19 pandemic. (Unsplash)
John Rustad poses for a photograph infront of St. John Hospital in Vanderhoof after he made the announcement of investing in Hospitals in the area. (Aman Parhar/Omineca Express)

Rustad announces St. John Hospital upgrade if BC Liberals are elected

The incumbent BC Liberals MLA for Nechako Lakes made the announcement on Tuesday, Oct. 13.

John Rustad poses for a photograph infront of St. John Hospital in Vanderhoof after he made the announcement of investing in Hospitals in the area. (Aman Parhar/Omineca Express)
Blackwater Gold Mine. (File photo)

Artemis Gold plans phased approach for Blackwater Project

Artemis Gold will directly employ up to 580 people during the initial construction period

Blackwater Gold Mine. (File photo)
Scott Stevens, left, with Robert Askeland at Rich’s Saw Sales. (Aman Parhar/Omineca Express)

Rich’s Saw Sales: Multi-faceted store specializing in light industrial, home and garden

As a part of small business week, the Express is featuring local Vanderhoof businesses

Scott Stevens, left, with Robert Askeland at Rich’s Saw Sales. (Aman Parhar/Omineca Express)
Richard Wruth, owner of California Dreamin’. (Aman Parhar/Omineca Express)

California Dreamin’: One-stop-shop for all your clothing needs

As a part of small business week, the Express is featuring local Vanderhoof businesses

Richard Wruth, owner of California Dreamin’. (Aman Parhar/Omineca Express)
Pictured- Mayson Williams, Michael Williams, Josie Williams, Tyreed Schumann, Alison Eggleton, Abby Doiron, Jason Schumann, Charity Schumann, Annabelle Lyons, Carlina and Daniel Lyons. (Submitted photo)

Daniel Lyons Law Corp: Your local, community legal counsel

As a part of small business week, the Express is featuring local Vanderhoof businesses

Pictured- Mayson Williams, Michael Williams, Josie Williams, Tyreed Schumann, Alison Eggleton, Abby Doiron, Jason Schumann, Charity Schumann, Annabelle Lyons, Carlina and Daniel Lyons. (Submitted photo)
Tasty Tandoori Grill Restaurant. (Submitted photo)

Tasty Tandoori: Celebrating Indian cuisine in northern B.C.

As a part of small business week, the Express is featuring local Vanderhoof businesses

Tasty Tandoori Grill Restaurant. (Submitted photo)
Cathy Malo, owner of Bird On A Wire Telus Koodo. (Aman Parhar/Omineca Express)

Bird On A Wire: Covering all your cellular, electronic and stationery needs

As a part of small business week, we are featuring local Vanderhoof businesses

Cathy Malo, owner of Bird On A Wire Telus Koodo. (Aman Parhar/Omineca Express)
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Two-vehicle collision on Highway 16 near Vanderhoof

Two people were transported to the hospital.

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Naloxone kit. (Aman Parhar/Omineca Express)

‘Conversations can save lives’

Naloxone training in Vanderhoof

Naloxone kit. (Aman Parhar/Omineca Express)
Few user groups outside the Vanderhoof Arena during an Ice Users Meeting that was initially scheduled for Sept. 29 with the District. As the meeting was cancelled that day, user groups spoke about the Arena in an informal meeting outside. Many expressed frustration over the lack of communication from the District of Vanderhoof in regard to the Arena schedules and protocols. (Aman Parhar/Omineca Express)

Ice Users frustrated with District’s plan for Vanderhoof Arena

Very little is known about the District’s plan for re-opening.

Few user groups outside the Vanderhoof Arena during an Ice Users Meeting that was initially scheduled for Sept. 29 with the District. As the meeting was cancelled that day, user groups spoke about the Arena in an informal meeting outside. Many expressed frustration over the lack of communication from the District of Vanderhoof in regard to the Arena schedules and protocols. (Aman Parhar/Omineca Express)
Niki MacKinlay, 15, designer of the t-shirts said the circle in the background of the logo is the medicine wheel and each quarter means something significant to her — vision and respect, movement and behaviour, knowledge and feeling, and time and relationship. (Submitted photo)

Vanderhoof teen designs Orange Shirt Day t-shirts to spread awareness

Niki MacKinlay is a grade 11 student at EBUS

Niki MacKinlay, 15, designer of the t-shirts said the circle in the background of the logo is the medicine wheel and each quarter means something significant to her — vision and respect, movement and behaviour, knowledge and feeling, and time and relationship. (Submitted photo)
Directional traffic change coming to one-way street beside McLeod Elementary

Directional traffic change coming to one-way street beside McLeod Elementary

This change will be in effect starting Monday, Oct. 5.

Directional traffic change coming to one-way street beside McLeod Elementary
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CityWest to expand into Vanderhoof

The company will provide internet, TV and phone services over fibre-to-the-home technology

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Vanderhoof’s Anonymous Art Show aims to go Canada-wide next year

Vanderhoof’s Anonymous Art Show aims to go Canada-wide next year

The Anonymous Art Show in it’s second year is gaining popularity across…

Vanderhoof’s Anonymous Art Show aims to go Canada-wide next year
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SD91 develops course to explore student identity and diversity

School District 91 has developed a course for grade 8 students that…

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Robert Wayne Mumford. (Aman Parhar/Omineca Express)

New book about Vanderhoof is a compliment to the people in the region, says author

‘Go North Young Man, Go North!’ is available at stores in the District

Robert Wayne Mumford. (Aman Parhar/Omineca Express)