Colin Macgillivray

Vanderhoof RCMP were called to the Hillview Motel around 8:00 PM on Wednesday, May 16 and discovered a deceased man. Nearly three months later, charges in connection with the suspicious death have been laid. (Photo/Colin Macgillivray)

Charges laid in Vanderhoof hotel homicide

A 24-year-old woman from Spirit River, Alta. has been arrested in connection…

Vanderhoof RCMP were called to the Hillview Motel around 8:00 PM on Wednesday, May 16 and discovered a deceased man. Nearly three months later, charges in connection with the suspicious death have been laid. (Photo/Colin Macgillivray)
The Shovel Lake wildfire has seen substantial growth in the last 24 hours. (BC Wildfire Service)

Shovel Lake wildfire grows to 5,000 hectares

The Shovel Lake wildfire has seen substantial growth in the last 24…

The Shovel Lake wildfire has seen substantial growth in the last 24 hours. (BC Wildfire Service)
More internship and co-op workplace opportunities will be made available due to $1.9 million in funding provided to all of B.C.s 25 public universities, colleges and institutes, including the College of New Caledonia in Vanderhoof.

Co-op and work-integrated learning a priority for B.C.

Post-secondary students living across British Columbia will soon be privy to stronger…

More internship and co-op workplace opportunities will be made available due to $1.9 million in funding provided to all of B.C.s 25 public universities, colleges and institutes, including the College of New Caledonia in Vanderhoof.
The Government of British Columbia is beginning to finally crackdown on an issue that can plague the housing market — tax evasion. (Black Press files)

Government taking action to prevent tax evasion in real estate

One of the lesser known facets of the Government of British Columbia’s…

The Government of British Columbia is beginning to finally crackdown on an issue that can plague the housing market — tax evasion. (Black Press files)
(Photos by Colin Macgillivray)

Locals come out for a concert in the park

Local musicians and bands featured throughout the day

(Photos by Colin Macgillivray)
Matthew Noestheden was able to develop a new test that would detect wildfire-tainted wine grapes and will ultimately be able to continue his graduate student work through a new scholarship fund. (Black Press files)

New scholarships available for grad students in B.C.

Students across British Columbia who are currently enrolled in graduate-level degree programs…

Matthew Noestheden was able to develop a new test that would detect wildfire-tainted wine grapes and will ultimately be able to continue his graduate student work through a new scholarship fund. (Black Press files)
A veteran licence plate in British Columbia. (Black Press files)

Public engagement begins on veteran license plates

Government seeking public opinion on whether police should be eligible

A veteran licence plate in British Columbia. (Black Press files)
The Shovel Lake wildfire has seen substantial growth in the last 24 hours. (BC Wildfire Service)

Shovel Lake wildfire grows to 5,000 hectares

The Shovel Lake wildfire has seen substantial growth in the last 24…

The Shovel Lake wildfire has seen substantial growth in the last 24 hours. (BC Wildfire Service)
The area restriction order applies to all Crown land outlined on the map pictured above. (Government of BC)

Area restriction in effect for Shovel Lake wildfire

Per an information bulletin issued by the Ministry of Forests, Lands, Natural…

The area restriction order applies to all Crown land outlined on the map pictured above. (Government of BC)
The BC Wildfire service is currently responding to a new fire approximately 25 kilometres northwest of Fraser Lake, near Shovel Lake. The map showcases the area in question where an Evacuation Alert has been issued.(Regional District of Bulkley-Nechako)

UPDATE: Evacuation Alert issued due to Shovel Lake Wildfire

UPDATE: An Evacuation Alert has been issued by the Regional District of…

The BC Wildfire service is currently responding to a new fire approximately 25 kilometres northwest of Fraser Lake, near Shovel Lake. The map showcases the area in question where an Evacuation Alert has been issued.(Regional District of Bulkley-Nechako)
BC Hydro is notifying customers of a scheduled power outage that is set to occur on Sunday, July 29, 2018. (Black Press files)

Power outage scheduled for Vanderhoof area

BC Hydro is notifying customers of a scheduled power outage that is…

BC Hydro is notifying customers of a scheduled power outage that is set to occur on Sunday, July 29, 2018. (Black Press files)
Locals may soon benefit from the Province’s new Community Benefits Agreement, which focuses on key infrastructure projects around the province. 

Public infrastructure opportunities slated for B.C. communities

Locals may benefit from future projects

Locals may soon benefit from the Province’s new Community Benefits Agreement, which focuses on key infrastructure projects around the province. 
Whether you call British Columbia your home or you are entertaining out-of-province visitors, loading up your vehicle for a weekend camping trip is something that is arguably an instrumental part of everyone’s summer. (Black Press files)

Boost to campsite locations for 2018 season

Whether you call British Columbia your home or you are entertaining out-of-province…

Whether you call British Columbia your home or you are entertaining out-of-province visitors, loading up your vehicle for a weekend camping trip is something that is arguably an instrumental part of everyone’s summer. (Black Press files)
A wildfire near Dog Creek Trail has led the Regional District of Bulkley-Nechako to issue an evacuation alert for the area. (Photo/BC Wildfire Service)

UPDATED: Evacuation alert issued due to Dog Creek Trail Wildfire

UPDATED: The Dog Creek wildfire has grown substantially over the past two…

A wildfire near Dog Creek Trail has led the Regional District of Bulkley-Nechako to issue an evacuation alert for the area. (Photo/BC Wildfire Service)
A wildfire near Dog Creek Trail has led the Regional District of Bulkley-Nechako to issue an evacuation alert for the area. (Photo/BC Wildfire Service)

UPDATED: Evacuation alert issued due to Dog Creek Trail Wildfire

UPDATED: The Dog Creek wildfire has grown substantially over the past two…

A wildfire near Dog Creek Trail has led the Regional District of Bulkley-Nechako to issue an evacuation alert for the area. (Photo/BC Wildfire Service)
A wildfire near Dog Creek Trail has led the Regional District of Bulkley-Nechako to issue an evacuation alert for the area. (Photo/BC Wildfire Service)

Evacuation alert issued due to Dog Creek Trail Wildfire

An evacuation alert has been issued by the Regional District of Bulkley-Nechako…

A wildfire near Dog Creek Trail has led the Regional District of Bulkley-Nechako to issue an evacuation alert for the area. (Photo/BC Wildfire Service)
A wildfire near Dog Creek Trail has led the Regional District of Bulkley-Nechako to issue an evacuation alert for the area. (Photo/BC Wildfire Service)

Evacuation alert issued due to Dog Creek Trail Wildfire

An evacuation alert has been issued by the Regional District of Bulkley-Nechako…

A wildfire near Dog Creek Trail has led the Regional District of Bulkley-Nechako to issue an evacuation alert for the area. (Photo/BC Wildfire Service)
A wildfire near Dog Creek Trail has led the Regional District of Bulkley-Nechako to issue an evacuation alert for the area. (Photo/BC Wildfire Service)

Evacuation alert issued due to Dog Creek Trail Wildfire

An evacuation alert has been issued by the Regional District of Bulkley-Nechako…

  • Jul 18, 2018
A wildfire near Dog Creek Trail has led the Regional District of Bulkley-Nechako to issue an evacuation alert for the area. (Photo/BC Wildfire Service)
A wildfire near Dog Creek Trail has led the Regional District of Bulkley-Nechako to issue an evacuation alert for the area. (Photo/BC Wildfire Service)

Evacuation alert issued due to Dog Creek Trail Wildfire

An evacuation alert has been issued by the Regional District of Bulkley-Nechako…

A wildfire near Dog Creek Trail has led the Regional District of Bulkley-Nechako to issue an evacuation alert for the area. (Photo/BC Wildfire Service)
B.C. Green Party leader Andrew Weaver, Port Moody-Coquitlam MLA Rick Glumac, Jobs Minister Bruce Ralston, BCIT president Kathy Kinloch and Minesense CEO Jeff More announce emerging economy task force. (Black Press files)

B.C.’s new Emerging Economy Task Force has launched

A new task force focused on supporting the economic future of British…

B.C. Green Party leader Andrew Weaver, Port Moody-Coquitlam MLA Rick Glumac, Jobs Minister Bruce Ralston, BCIT president Kathy Kinloch and Minesense CEO Jeff More announce emerging economy task force. (Black Press files)