Sam Redding

Inspiring man David Freeze and his friend Claire Nielsen at Freeze's home in the Stuart Nechako Manor.

Vanderhoof quadriplegic inspires

Many may not know who David Freeze is, or may have seen him driving around town in his chin-controlled chair and wondered about his story.

Inspiring man David Freeze and his friend Claire Nielsen at Freeze's home in the Stuart Nechako Manor.
The District of Vanderhoof is discussing options for moving the boat launch from its current location.

Boat launch to move

Vanderhoof is looking at moving the boat launch to a safer site.

The District of Vanderhoof is discussing options for moving the boat launch from its current location.

B.C. Municipalities conference

The Union of BC Municipalities conference (UBCM) kicked off on Monday, September 16 which means four busy days for Vanderhoof's councillors.

Vanderhoof has chosen to reject Multi-Material BC's proposal for weekly recycling pick up.

Recycling program rejected

The District of Vanderhoof rejected the provinces Incentive program offered by Multi-Material BC for curbside recyclables collection.

Vanderhoof has chosen to reject Multi-Material BC's proposal for weekly recycling pick up.
Stoney Creek

Vanderhoof watershed area

A number of problems plague the Vanderhoof watershed which in turn affects the whole community.

Stoney Creek
An interior view of Vanderhoof's aquatic centre. This sketch is a rough outline of what the pool may look like. Elements are subject to change.

Vanderhoof aquatic centre

Vanderhoof is now fundraising the new pool: a basic design has been decided but many elements and placement of the centre are not finalized.

An interior view of Vanderhoof's aquatic centre. This sketch is a rough outline of what the pool may look like. Elements are subject to change.
Cam Hill

Tips for hunting season

Now that hunting season is heating up, everyone out in the woods should remember safety guidelines for firearms and awareness of the laws.

Cam Hill
Unlike this dead nest

Wasps aggressive in fall

Several Vanderhoof residents have been complaining of bee stings and wasp attacks more frequently as the summer draws to a close.

Unlike this dead nest
Nearly every Vanderhoof cross-country runner in Prince George on Labour Day came back with a medal. Here they are right after the races in the grueling heat.

Labour Day racers bring home the medals

On Sunday, September 1, 19 runners from Vanderhoof took part in the 40th Annual Labour Day Classic Road Race in Prince George.

Nearly every Vanderhoof cross-country runner in Prince George on Labour Day came back with a medal. Here they are right after the races in the grueling heat.
District workers fix up the municipal sign as well as many other projects around town including a major culvert.

Vanderhoof construction heats up before freeze-up

The District of Vanderhoof has been working on several projects to improve various projects for motorists and pedestrians alike.

District workers fix up the municipal sign as well as many other projects around town including a major culvert.

Aspiring writers unite

A writing workshop is coming to Vanderhoof as well as a chance to listen to a selection of mostly local authors.

Sergeant Jason Keays

Back to school

Classes are back in session as of September 4 and the Vanderhoof RCMP is reminding motorists and pedestrians to be careful and cautious.

Sergeant Jason Keays
Cynthia Munger and her daughter Roseanne hold up the hunk of moose meat they are smoking for the community.

Stellat’en Nations Cynthia Munger

Cynthia Munger is credited as one of the hardest workers in Fraser Lake by her friends, family and the community at large.

Cynthia Munger and her daughter Roseanne hold up the hunk of moose meat they are smoking for the community.

Don’t open for door-to-door

Vanderhoof has been complaining to RCMP about a number of insistent salesmen who, while not illegal, may be too aggressive in their tactics.

Local Search and Rescue overhaul discussed

The Nechako Valley Search and Rescue team is one of many in B.C. that is taking a look at their organization and making changes as needed.

Ralph Roy and family pose beside the plaque near Fort Fraser Overhead bridge.

Fort Fraser plaque unveiled

The plaque sets in stone the commitment Ralph Roy has displayed over the years fighting for the community of Fort Fraser.

Ralph Roy and family pose beside the plaque near Fort Fraser Overhead bridge.
Cynthia Munger

Fraser Lake community garden

The Fraser Lake garden has taken off in the three years it has been active. Hard-working gardeners provide healthy food for the community.

Cynthia Munger
Brittney Martens with her acting mentor Chord Overstreet at the Teen Choice Awards in L.A.

Local stage actor goes to L.A.

Brittney Martens, NVSS, won her dream day in a contest and took a trip to L.A. to be mentored and shown the path to becoming an actress.

Brittney Martens with her acting mentor Chord Overstreet at the Teen Choice Awards in L.A.
The Vanderhoof Midget lacrosse team stood up well against the rest of the province even though they brought home no medals.

No medals for midgets at provincials

The Vanderhoof Midget lacrosse team played their hardest at the championships on the August 3 weekend.

The Vanderhoof Midget lacrosse team stood up well against the rest of the province even though they brought home no medals.

Seniors get chance to visit historic museum

After the success of the Prince George trip, Seniors Connected will be taking local residents out to Fort St. James.