Contributed

Oct. 12 Community: forestry photo contest, B.C. seeks parent input on student feedback

From Oct. 5 to Dec. 9, the Council of Forest Industries and Canadian Forest Industries magazine will accept photo entries of B.C. forestry

CTF: Mayors should open ears and close mouths

All over the province, taxpayers are complaining that their civic leaders aren’t listening to them.

The cost of an unprepared estate

Frank was four years into his retirement when it happened. No warning…no prior symptoms even.

Fort St. James schools locked down from social media threats

On the morning of Oct. 7, a social media post was received that contained a threat to all Fort St James schools.

Oct. 5 Community: pay-day loans cost drop, online truck permit

Cost of pay-day loans drops next year, trucking permitting now online

In 2014

Court denies Legebokoff’s appeal of murder convictions

The B.C. Court of Appeal, in a unanimous decision, turned down the appeal.

In 2014

Up to $5,000 available to community health initiatives

Northern Health is taking applications to provide funding up to $5,000 for grassroots health projects.

Over a hundred head of cattle are featured at the beef show of the 50th Nechako Valley Exhibition this year.

Canadian beef access expanded to China

China will begin to allow bone-in Canadian beef from cattle under 30 months of age (UTM) effective straight away.

Over a hundred head of cattle are featured at the beef show of the 50th Nechako Valley Exhibition this year.

CNC appoints regional principals for Vanderhoof, Fort St. James, Burns Lake

The College of New Caledonia is announced the appointment of two new Regional Principals and an Operational Manager in Omineca region.

Letter: fight for a healthier Nechako River continues with people, not business

The Nechako River will most likely never again be the natural free-flowing river it once was.

Letter: the forgotten family

On Aug. 1, 1989, the Jack family, Ronald and Doreen, along with their two children, Ryan and Russell, went missing from Prince George, B.C.

Jaden Simone West

Twelve-year-old from Burns Lake raises over $3,600 for cancer

Jaden Simone West, 12, walked approximately 90 km last week to support people battling cancer.

Jaden Simone West

B.C. communities now have a voice in court

Communities can now submit impact statements for the court’s consideration during the sentencing of convicted offenders.

Sept. 28 Community Events

Inclusive workshop, ultimate frisbee tournament for medical research, 150th Celebration Garden breaks ground

Guy and Ruby Prince drum at the ceremony in Fort St. James on Sept. 17 in remembrance of Chief Kw’eh.

Chief Kw’eh recognized at Fort St. James national historic site

The community gathered at the Fort St. James National Historic Site for the unveiling of a commemorative plaque.

Guy and Ruby Prince drum at the ceremony in Fort St. James on Sept. 17 in remembrance of Chief Kw’eh.
Regional districts in the northern interior are now providing people who are deaf/deaf-blind

Emergency 9-1-1 text service for deaf, speech-impaired now available in northern B.C.

Regional districts in the northern interior are now providing people a new specialized emergency text service, called Text with 9-1-1.

Regional districts in the northern interior are now providing people who are deaf/deaf-blind

B.C. advocate seeks volunteers for in-person seniors survey

BC’s Seniors Advocate continues to recruit volunteers for a survey of 27,000 seniors living in 300 residential care facilities across BC.

Farmers worry about the environment, but a Prius can’t pull an air seeder

A timely rain or an early frost can be the difference between staying afloat or handing the farm over to the bank after a foreclosure.

The first-ever northern B.C. Type 1 Diabetes conference will be held in Smithers on Oct. 1.

Smithers to host northern Type 1 Diabetes event

Sandra Smith wants people living with Type 1 Diabetes in northern B.C. to know they are not alone.

The first-ever northern B.C. Type 1 Diabetes conference will be held in Smithers on Oct. 1.

Letter: a Vanderhoof senior’s plans altered by theft

On August 29th some scumbag decided to steal a gas can full of twenty litres of gas from the Nechako Seniors complex.