Sam Redding

National Aboriginal Day

On the first day of Summer, Vanderhoof children gathered at the Saik'uz band office to learn Aboriginal traditions and culture.

Vanderhoof air quality worst in B.C.

From a report by the B.C. Lung Association, Vanderhoof air quality is at 10.9 micrograms per cubic metre, the goal for B.C. is to be 8.0.

Recycling program excels in Vanderhoof

Recycling processors thank Vanderhoof for its well-sorted material. Recycling rates have been steadily increasing in the region.

The Health Care Roadshow

This roadshow traveled around the region teaching students about medical careers.

Book review: Home to the Nechako

June Wood's Home to the Nechako: The River and the Land is a first-hand account of the struggles of a community.

Local doctor completes advanced surgical training

Dr. Bret Batchelor recently completed his enhanced surgical skills training which will enable Vanderhoof to keep its OR.

Bones scare at hospital construction

Construction crews at St. John Hospital found buried bones in the area, determined to be not human.

Skateboard Park at Fraser Lake

After years of hope, the Fraser Lake Skateboard Club got its wish with a new skateboard park. Is Vanderhoof next?

Cadets Excel at 30th Annual Cadet Review

The 899 Vanderhoof Royal Canadian Air Cadet Squadron review was a great success with many dignitaries looking on in approval.

College Heights beats Shooters Pub Devils

A brutal match between the Devils and the Assault on June 1. Final score was 13 to 8 with one of those goals scored by Assault's goalie.

Why Close Full Schools

Contributor asks why close Prairiedale and Sinkut View to utilize another school.

Sturgeon Hatchery Not Enough to Save Species

The Nechako sturgeon hatchery will provide a much needed benefit to the species but fails to address the key concern, the fish's habitat.

B.C. Says No to Enbridge

The Liberal government of B.C. has issued its rejection of the Enbridge Northern Pipeline pending the federal environmental panel.

Intrusive Containers May be Banned

Shipping containers are becoming increasingly popular as storage units and are considered an eyesore by several Vanderhoof councillors.

Five Year Plan for Vanderhoof

A recent council meeting provided information on city infrastructure for the next five years in Vanderhoof.

Local Medic Raising Awareness for Cops for Cancer

The Cops for Cancer event is a long bicycle trek that BC Ambulance's Sharon Unger is trying to raise money for.

High School Track and Field Championships

Twelve athletes competed and broke records in the track and field championships.

Students Vote at NVSS

Students in Socials 11 learn about the process of democracy and participate in their own election with a very different outcome.

Project Heavy Duty

Students of District 91 went to Striegler Pit to learn how to operate industrial machinery.

Liberal Victory in Nechako and B.C.

John Rustad will continue to represent the Nechako Lakes district and Christy Clark's Liberals Win for B.C.