Priyanka Ketkar

Pipe stringing work in Section 4. (Coastal GasLink photo/Lakes District News)

Pipe installation begins from south of Burns Lake to north of Vanderhoof

Coastal Gas Link’s November update indicates 528 additional workers

Pipe stringing work in Section 4. (Coastal GasLink photo/Lakes District News)
RDBN board meeting. (Priyanka Ketkar photo/Lakes District News)

Thiessen and Parker re-elected to RDBN board

The board voted unanimously on Nov. 19

RDBN board meeting. (Priyanka Ketkar photo/Lakes District News)
RDBN’s 2019 employee remunerations and expenses report is out. (Lakes District News file photo)

What were the 2019 wages for RDBN employees?

The 2019 Schedule of Employee Remuneration and Expenses report is out

RDBN’s 2019 employee remunerations and expenses report is out. (Lakes District News file photo)
Houston SAR. (Houston SAR photo/Houston Today)

‘Horrible feeling of never being prepared haunts me,’ says Search and Rescue’s Andy Muma

Regional Director Muma hopes Provincial Needs Assessment would make Northern region less vulnerable

Houston SAR. (Houston SAR photo/Houston Today)
Voters in Saanich North and the Islands, here lining up outside Sidney’s Mary Winspear Centre on the first day of advanced voting, are among the provincial leaders in getting in their votes early. (Wolf Depner/News Staff)

It’s Election Day in B.C.: Here’s what you need to know to vote

B.C.’s snap election has already broken records for advance voter turnout, mail-in ballots

Voters in Saanich North and the Islands, here lining up outside Sidney’s Mary Winspear Centre on the first day of advanced voting, are among the provincial leaders in getting in their votes early. (Wolf Depner/News Staff)
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BC VOTES 2020: John Rustad re-elected in Nechako Lakes riding

The result is based on preliminary vote count and the final results will be available after Nov.6

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The Dupras family has been regulars at the Babine River and have seen plentiful grizzlies over the years. (Jay Dupras photo/Lakes District News)

A family’s close encounter with a grizzly on Babine River bridge

Photo-enthusiasts let the bear access the bridge for photos putting others at risk

The Dupras family has been regulars at the Babine River and have seen plentiful grizzlies over the years. (Jay Dupras photo/Lakes District News)
Advance polling begins on Oct. 15, 2020, across B.C. in the 2020 snap election. (Black Press files)

B.C. VOTES 2020: Advance voting in Vanderhoof begins today

Advance voting runs from Oct. 15 to Oct. 21 in B.C.’s election

Advance polling begins on Oct. 15, 2020, across B.C. in the 2020 snap election. (Black Press files)
Rustad (Submitted/Houston Today)

Helping individuals — a big lesson in politics, says Rustad

Fifth provincial election for the incumbent BC Liberal MLA

Rustad (Submitted/Houston Today)
Hampton Lumber on track. (Black Press Media file photo)

Hampton Lumber laying foundation for Fort St. James sawmill

The company CEO claims work on track for a 2022 completion

Hampton Lumber on track. (Black Press Media file photo)
Incumbent BC Liberal MLA John Rustad will run for the fifth time

Incumbent BC Liberal MLA John Rustad will run for the fifth time

Hopes to continue serving the Nechako Lakes riding

Incumbent BC Liberal MLA John Rustad will run for the fifth time
Chief Gordon Alec updated the community through a video message on the status of Covid in the community.

Lake Babine Nation in Woyenne sees two positive Covid cases

Chief Gordon Alec gives the community an update

Chief Gordon Alec updated the community through a video message on the status of Covid in the community.
SD91’s back-to-school plan is approved: Here’s what to expect

SD91’s back-to-school plan is approved: Here’s what to expect

Hand hygiene, learning groups and screening, among the many new protocols to be implemented

SD91’s back-to-school plan is approved: Here’s what to expect
Davie Lake boat launch. (Access BC photo)

Underwater recovery team finds body of missing kayaker at Davie Lake

RCMP rules out foul play at the moment

Davie Lake boat launch. (Access BC photo)
SD91 logo.

SD 91 to submit a back-to-school plan to the Ministry of Education

Will run buses following ministry guidelines

SD91 logo.
The washroom exterior lighting was ripped apart and the building itself has substantial damage according to the Village of Fraser Lake’s Facebook post. (Facebook photo)                                Washrooms at the White Swan Park destroyed by vandals. (Facebook)

Vandals destroy property worth $10K in Village of Fraser Lake

The Village is seeking information from public

The washroom exterior lighting was ripped apart and the building itself has substantial damage according to the Village of Fraser Lake’s Facebook post. (Facebook photo)                                Washrooms at the White Swan Park destroyed by vandals. (Facebook)
The hoardings and banners urging people to save the cow moose and calves can be found in several places in and around Burns Lake. (Priyanka Ketkar photo)
The hoardings and banners urging people to save the cow moose and calves can be found in several places in and around Burns Lake. (Priyanka Ketkar photo)
Shown is the emergency alert system for the Regional District of Bulkley-Nechako. (RDBN website photo)

New emergency and public alerts system released by the RDBN

This new mass communication system is called Voyent Alert.

Shown is the emergency alert system for the Regional District of Bulkley-Nechako. (RDBN website photo)
School buses to restart starting June 1 with limited capacity. (Black Press file)

School buses for SD91 to start running from June 1

Parents urged to drop off and pick kids up whenever possible.

School buses to restart starting June 1 with limited capacity. (Black Press file)