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The moose study has already collared five cow moose near Vanderhoof.

Collared moose on the loose

The provincial government has sent biologists out to capture and collar moose and learn why their growth rate is decreasing.

The moose study has already collared five cow moose near Vanderhoof.
Chaos reigned at My Son Pinocchio but it was a carefully orchestrated performance directed by Libby Hart.

McLeod’s Pinocchio opening night

W.L. McLeod Elementary opened their production of My Son Pinocchio on Thursday, Mar. 6 to a full audience in the gymnasium.

Chaos reigned at My Son Pinocchio but it was a carefully orchestrated performance directed by Libby Hart.
Dr. Nancy Doda was at Sinkut View Elementary on Mar. 4 to give some friendly advice to parents.

Child psychologist offers advice to parents

Dr. Nancy Doda, a child and developmental psychologist, was in Vanderhoof on Tuesday, Mar. 4 to offer friendly advice to parents.

Dr. Nancy Doda was at Sinkut View Elementary on Mar. 4 to give some friendly advice to parents.

Meeting on poor air quality

Vanderhoof met with Prince George representatives to discuss air quality practices and methods of cleaning up the worst air in B.C.

Students begin the march at McLeod elementary while many other schools in the region recognize Pink Shirt Day in their own way.

A sea of pink shirts

Schools and businesses all over Vanderhoof recognized Pink Shirt Day in their own way on Feb. 26.

Students begin the march at McLeod elementary while many other schools in the region recognize Pink Shirt Day in their own way.
This 3-D printer takes from the spool of orange plastic at the top and spits out any 3-D object that can be imagined.

3-D printing is in Vanderhoof

A local organization is looking at purchasing a 3-D printer that would be available to the community to use.

This 3-D printer takes from the spool of orange plastic at the top and spits out any 3-D object that can be imagined.
Cyndi Lauze's grade seven and eight class filmed a short video at the museum on the construction of Canada's railway.

Historical video contest driven by students

A grade seven and eight class at Northside Christian school created a short video and have a chance to win a trip to the Gulf Islands.

Cyndi Lauze's grade seven and eight class filmed a short video at the museum on the construction of Canada's railway.
Chona Dick is the Oncology Manager at the Vanderhoof Cancer Clinic. She and a few others built the department from the ground up.

A commitment to health

Chona Dick has lived in Vanderhoof since she was seven, she has worked to build Vanderhoof’s cancer facilities from the ground up.

Chona Dick is the Oncology Manager at the Vanderhoof Cancer Clinic. She and a few others built the department from the ground up.
Common themes of love and respect for neighbours and community can be found in Nielsen's interviews.

Crime patrol funding

The Vanderhoof Crime Watch Patrol is asking for $2,500 from the District of Vanderhoof for the recovery of fuel costs and other needs.

Common themes of love and respect for neighbours and community can be found in Nielsen's interviews.
The Bulamaibau siblings begin their wall of sound performance in traditional garb. Charlie sits up front so he can move and dance as fast as he needs to.

Eagles wings dance and sing

The Eagles Wings, a singing and dancing gospel group from Fiji, played a show at Northside Christian school on Wednesday, Feb. 19.

The Bulamaibau siblings begin their wall of sound performance in traditional garb. Charlie sits up front so he can move and dance as fast as he needs to.
The NVSS Vikes wrestling team won the North Central Zone Championships for the 16th time in history.

Wrestlers win Zones

On Feb. 15 NVSS wrestlers won the Zone Championships in Mission.

The NVSS Vikes wrestling team won the North Central Zone Championships for the 16th time in history.
Vanderhoof and Fraser Lake had a combined total of 363 calls for service in the year 2013.

Fire rescue calls

Here is the rundown for the Vanderhoof and Fraser Lake fire departments in the year 2013.

Vanderhoof and Fraser Lake had a combined total of 363 calls for service in the year 2013.
The Vanderhoof RCMP Detachment received 51 calls for service from Feb. 6-12.

RCMP report and call for comment

They had 51 calls for service from Feb. 6-12. and the Vanderhoof RCMP wants the public to bring in any stories of positive RCMP interaction.

The Vanderhoof RCMP Detachment received 51 calls for service from Feb. 6-12.
The weather station atop NVSS runs on wind and solar energy and updates information to several websites.

New local weather station

The Vanderhoof high school installed a weather station on the roof that the students and staff are excited about.

The weather station atop NVSS runs on wind and solar energy and updates information to several websites.
Dan Brooks is a Vanderhoof local who has now

Brooks official candidate for Conservatives

Brooks has paid his leadership fee making him official, but what will his political platform consist of?

Dan Brooks is a Vanderhoof local who has now
From left: Connor Ebert

Winter games athletes

Four athletes from Vanderhoof will taking to the ice for the B.C. Winter Games.

From left: Connor Ebert
From left: Connor Ebert

Winter games kids

Four speed skating athletes from Vanderhoof will taking to the ice this month for the B.C. Winter Games.

From left: Connor Ebert

Nuisance claim struck, appeal pending

The Saik’uz First Nations were pursuing a nuisance claim against Rio Tinto Alcan but it was struck down on December 13

The cat bylaw hasn't been agreed upon yet so if the public has comments or questions field them to the District of Vanderhoof.

Kitty bylaws

Several Vanderhoof residents are concerned over the growing feral cat population so council debated a pet bylaw that could control them.

The cat bylaw hasn't been agreed upon yet so if the public has comments or questions field them to the District of Vanderhoof.
An ice rescue training session from 2013. Nechako Valley Search and Rescue responded to 22 call-outs last year.

Rescue team recap

The local search and rescue team was in council to talk about the rescue team's progression throughout 2013.

An ice rescue training session from 2013. Nechako Valley Search and Rescue responded to 22 call-outs last year.